Published:Wednesday 3:46 PM
The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index again declined on Wednesday.
The slow to moderate trading ended with an advance/decline ratio of 52/44.
The JSE Combined Index declined by 489.22 points or 0.14 per cent to close at 342,836.95.
The JSE Main Market Index declined by 487.98 points or 0.15 per cent to close at 328,377.50 while the Junior Market Index declined by 3.70 points or 0.09 per cent to close at 3,980.64.
The JSE USD Equities advanced by 3.87 points or 1.60 per cent to close at 246.35.
Overall market activity
107 stocks traded52 advanced44 declined11 traded firm
Ciboney up 19.35 per cent to close at $1.85Eppley 5% Preference Shares, up 19.75 per cent to close at $20JMMB Group 7.00% Var JMD Cr Prefs, up 14.29 per cent to close at $2.32Sygnus Real Estate Financial up 11.21 per cent to close at $12GWest Corp up 10.75 per cent to close at $1.03
CAC 2,000 down 20.57 per cent to close at $5.00ISP Finance down 16.32 per cent to close at $20.92Margaritaville down 15.24 per cent closing at $15.30MDS down 14.17 per cent to close at $4.30Lasco Financial down 11.24 per cent closing at $2.37
Some 83.44 million units valued at over $654.81 million were traded today.
Volume leaders were: Ciboney, followed by Sagicor Select-Financial and Transjamaican.
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