Published:Friday 5:40 PM
The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index again lost ground on Friday.
The moderate trading ended with an advance/decline ratio of 59/35.
The JSE Combined Index declined by 7,270.85 points or 2.18 per cent to close at 341,388.96.
The JSE Main Market Index declined by 6,694.66 points or 2.09 per cent to close at 327,042.43, while the Junior Market Index advanced by 112.67 points or 2.93 per cent to close at 3,959.34.
The JSE USD Equities advanced by 3.81 points or 1.48 per cent to close at 253.83.
Overall market activity
108 stocks traded63advanced32 declined13 traded firm
JMMB 7.00% VR CR Preference Shares up 21.81 per cent to close at $2.29FosRich up 18.10 per cent to close at $2.74Derrimon Trading up 15.43 per cent to close at $2.02Paramount Trading up 15.03 per cent to close at $1.99JPSCo 7.00% up 15.02 per cent to close at $48.41
First Rock Real Estate Investments (USD) down 18.33 per cent to close at US$0.045Mayberry Investments down 12.25 per cent closing at $7.02JSE down 7.50 per cent closing at $9.25JMMB Group 7.15% Cumulative Redeemable Preference Shares down 7.12 per cent to close at $2.87Main Event Entertainment down 6.77 per cent to close at $13.22
Some 44.15 million units valued at over $256.86 million were traded today.
Volume leaders were Stanley Motta followed by FESCO and Transjamaican.
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