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All Jamaica just 1,700 points from 400K

The Jamaica Stock Exchange climbed sharply within just a minute of the opening of trading on Thursday, with the All Jamaican Composite Index surging to just under 5,800 points to a new record high and … [Read More...]

All Jamaica less than 8000 points from 400K

The Jamaica Stock Exchange climbed sharply with 17 minutes of trading left with the All Jamaican Composite Index surging to just under 7,600 points from big resistance point of 400,000. The All Jamaican … [Read More...]

All Jamaica less than 9000 points from 400K

The Jamaica Stock Exchange climbed more than 5,000 points after 25 minutes of opening with the All Jamaican Composite Index surging to just under 9,000 points from big resistance point of 400,000. By … [Read More...]

All Jamaica bolts to record 385,502

The main market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange continues to plow through more and more records, as it set sights on the 400,000 mark on the All Jamaica Composite Index. The All Jamaica Composite Index … [Read More...]

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Split & rights issues for Sterling

Sterling Investments is considering a 5 for 1 stock split and a rights issue of ordinary shares to existing shareholders. The company will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting at the Knutsford Court … [Read More...]

Everything Fresh down but not out

Everything Fresh is one of a hand full of initial public stock offers to be selling below the IPO price months after the issue. The stock that was over priced has only been partially helped by a big jump … [Read More...]

Sales jump sharply at Main Event

Growth in revenues while not an exact proxy for increased profits, is often a very good indicator of greater gains ahead. That may be exactly what is happening at the Junior market listed Main Event. The … [Read More...]

Wisynco adds $2.5B in sugar & rum sales

Wisynco Group, is set to lose revenues and profit with the ban on single use plastic straws and Styrofoam but the contract to distribute sugar and rum manufactured by Worthy Park should add $2.5 billion to … [Read More...]

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Modest price changes on TTSE – Tuesday

All three main indices of the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange, closed higher on Tuesday, with the Composite Index fell 0.52 points to 1,218.30, the All T&T Index rose 0.89 points to 1,690.25, while the Cross Listed Index shed 0.27 points to close at 100.33. At close, 16 securities changed hands, with the price of 3 rising, 3 declining and 10 … [Read More...]

Split & rights issues for Sterling

Sterling Investments is considering a 5 for 1 stock split and a rights issue of ordinary shares to existing shareholders. The company will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting at the Knutsford Court Hotel, on October 8, to consider the an increase in the authorized share capital by the addition of 1,850,000,000 ordinary shares and to approve the issue up … [Read More...]

JSE main market retreats on Monday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market closed, with the All Jamaica Composite Index losing 2,368.58 points to 384,215.16 and the JSE Index dipping 2,158.04 points to 350,063.47. Market activities resulted in 32 securities trading, including 3 in the US dollar market compared to 31 securities trading on Friday. The prices of 10 stocks rose, 11 declined … [Read More...]

Junior Market recovers 71 points on – Monday

The Junior Market Index recovered 71.51 of the 136.58 points lost on Friday, to close at 33,371.24, on Monday as 7 securities rose to a decline of 9. At the close of trading 9 securities ended the prices closing unchanged from 23 securities changing hands, compared to 29 on Friday. Investors exchanged 2,563,014 units valued at $10,430,621, compared to … [Read More...]

Several stocks to watch this week

The main stocks of interest this week are Stationery and Office Supplies, CAC 2000, NCB Financial, Caribbean Cream, Main Event and Wisynco, most of these have limited supplies. Barita Investments that was highlighted as a stock with main stock to watch this past week, moved $12.95, to end at $18.50 after it traded as high as $19.50. The movement in the … [Read More...]

Everything Fresh down but not out

Everything Fresh is one of a hand full of initial public stock offers to be selling below the IPO price months after the issue. The stock that was over priced has only been partially helped by a big jump in 2018 half year profit. The fall in the price was due to over pricing the initial offer and failure to provide more up to date information on the 2018 … [Read More...]

Sales jump sharply at Main Event

Growth in revenues while not an exact proxy for increased profits, is often a very good indicator of greater gains ahead. That may be exactly what is happening at the Junior market listed Main Event. The results for the nine months to July show strong sales growth but flat profits. Revenues for the July quarter surged nearly 26 percent to $364 million, but … [Read More...]

Main Event & Stanley Motta in IC TOP 10

Main Event fell to $5.50 on Friday and climbed back into the Junior market IC TOP 10 stock listing, while Recently listed Stanley Motta climbed on board the main market list. Dropped out of the moving on are JMMB Group with a rise in the bid price to $32.70 and Caribbean Cream that closed the week at $7.90, from $6.50 last week. Both are worth watching for … [Read More...]

Wisynco adds $2.5B in sugar & rum sales

Wisynco Group, is set to lose revenues and profit with the ban on single use plastic straws and Styrofoam but the contract to distribute sugar and rum manufactured by Worthy Park should add $2.5 billion to revenues. The sugar and rum revenues will more than make up for the cut in revenues of approximately $1 billion per year and profits by an insignificant … [Read More...]

NCB continues to bounce around on JSE

NCB Financial share price bounced around on Friday similar as it was on Thursday. Seconds after opening, the price was driven to $125, pushing the market sharply up, but it continued to bounce around during the day and finally ended at $110. The market closed, with the All Jamaica Composite Index gaining a mere 5.04 points to 386,583.74 and the JSE Index … [Read More...]

Please stop Gwest scandalous action

The Jamaica Stock Exchange and the Financial Securities Commission must move to stop this scandalous action by GWest in issuing new shares that were not authorized by the shareholders of the company and was never mentioned as a contractual agreement in the prospectus that was issued in December last year. The company cannot go to the public with an offer to … [Read More...]

136 points Junior Market drop – Friday

The Junior Market dropped by an unusually large 136.58 points to close at 3,299.73 on Friday as Express Catering traded more than 23 million at $6.40 along with Lasco Distributors that fell to $3.50 and Main Event that traded at $5.10 from $6.50 did immense damage to the market index. The major part of the damage which was done by the above three was … [Read More...]