Ciboney, General Accident and Pulse led gains during Monday's trading
Created : 19 August 2019
Ciboney, General Accident and Pulse Investments led gains during Monday's trading of the Jamaica Stock Market.
Ciboney gained 16.7 per cent to close at $0.14, while General Accident gained 15 per cent to close at $5.94. Pulse gained 12.6 per cent to close at $3.49.
The JSE Combined Index advanced by 8,357.31 points (1.61 per cent) to close at 527,195.64. The JSE Index advanced by 9,457.20 points (1.81 per cent) to close at 531,294.50. The JSE All Jamaican Composite Index advanced by 10,406.91 points (1.82 per cent) to close at 583,563.26. The Junior Market Index declined by 30.58 points (0.85 per cent) to close at 3,558.74. The JSE USD Equities Index declined by 2.07 points (1.05 per cent) to close at 194.39. The JSE Financial Index advanced by 1.82 points (1.27 per cent) to close at 144.86.
Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 69 stocks of which 35 advanced, 26 declined and 8 traded firm.
Market volume amounted to 66,281,415 units valued at over $216 million. Wigton Windfarm was the volume leader with 35,560,072 units (53.65 per cent) followed by Sagicor Select Funds with 22,385,866 units (33.77 per cent) and The Lab with 1,833,785 units (2.77per cent).
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