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Wigton Windfarm traded at 65 cents, Scotia group climbed to $51 and Wisynco Group traded at a new high of $15.99 to push the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index up 6,219.13 points to a record 457,965.13 after … [Read More...]

Wigton opens at 65 cents

Shares of the latest public offer of Wigton Windfarm, will start trading today on the Jamaica Stock Exchange when the market opens at 9:30 at 65 cents. Within minutes of opening more than 8 million … [Read More...]

Wigton shares list today

Shares in the highly sought after Wigton Windfarm will start trading today on the Jamaica Stock Exchange when the market opens at 9:30 this morning. The shares that saw more than 31,000 investors the 11 … [Read More...]

New record close for JSE

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market ended at a new record close on Thursday with JSE All Jamaican Composite Index jumping 6,867.07 points to  a record close of 455,577.71 and the JSE Index climbing … [Read More...]

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Falling Junior Market stocks dominate

Trading on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange ended on Wednesday in an exchange of 1,527,469 units valued at $5,859,798, compared to 1,508,027 units valued at $8,243,329 on Tuesday. At the … [Read More...]

Big jump in Witco profit

Profit before tax jumped a strong 37 percent at the Trinidad based West Indian Tobacco to TT$145 million for the three months period ended March 2019, up from $106 million in 2018. After providing $45 … [Read More...]

Strong rise in Wisynco profit

Wisynco Group sent a strong message to investors, why the company’s stock is a must have by posting a strong 38 percent rise in profit for the 2019 March quarter, from revenues that grew 18.7 percent to … [Read More...]

Another down day for JSE – Friday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market closed lower on Friday with JSE All Jamaican Composite Index falling by 795.98 points to 453,102.99 and the JSE Index declined by 723.33 points to 412,740.30. At … [Read More...]

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JSE post record high but…

Wigton Windfarm traded at 65 cents, Scotia group climbed to $51 and Wisynco Group traded at a new high of $15.99 to push the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index up 6,219.13 points to a record 457,965.13 after 47 minutes of trading. At the same time, the JSE Index jumped 5,651.57 points to a new record of 417,158.72. The main market indices may be overstated … [Read More...]

Wigton opens at 65 cents

Shares of the latest public offer of Wigton Windfarm, will start trading today on the Jamaica Stock Exchange when the market opens at 9:30 at 65 cents. Within minutes of opening more than 8 million shares were on the bid between 35 cents (just 1 bid) and 76 cents with sellers offering more than 12 million units to sell between 60 cents and $5 After a few … [Read More...]

Wigton shares list today

Shares in the highly sought after Wigton Windfarm will start trading today on the Jamaica Stock Exchange when the market opens at 9:30 this morning. The shares that saw more than 31,000 investors the 11 million units that were on offer was heavily oversubscribed and persons within the financial market expects that it will trade at a premium to the 50 cents … [Read More...]

Drop for Junior Market – Tuesday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange Junior Market index lost 20.26 points to close at 3,098.49 on Tuesday as the number of advancing and declining stocks were tied. At the close of market activities, 28 securities changed hands, compared to 26 on Friday and resulted in prices of 13 securities rising, 13 declining and 2 remaining unchanged. IC bid-offer Indicator| … [Read More...]

2 to 1 advantage for rising TTSE stocks – Tuesday

Market activity on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange ended on Tuesday with 17 securities trading against 18 on Monday, leading to 6 advancing, 3 declining and 8 remaining unchanged. At close of the market, the Composite Index rose 2.77 points to 1,356.85. The All T&T Index lost 1 point to end at 1,794.58, while the Cross Listed Index gained 0.91 … [Read More...]

Trading drops JSE main index rise

Trading on the Jamaica Stock Exchange main market returned to more normal levels on Monday, than the heavy trading that took place on Friday. The market ended with 1,643,736 units valued $44,890,131 units changing hands, down sharply from 61,016,873 units for $1,233,540,286 trading on Friday. At the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index climbed 2,693.78 points … [Read More...]

Sharp rise in Junior Market index – Monday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange Junior Market index jumped sharply by 46.18 points to close at 3,118.75 on Monday as advancing stocks outpaced declining stocks by a ratio of 3 to 2. The day’s gain brings to 11 the number of times the index recorded gained for May with just 3 days of declines. At the close of market activities, 26 securities changed hands, … [Read More...]

Balanced price changes on TTSE – Monday

Market activity on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange ended on Monday with 18 securities trading against 11 on Friday, leading to 6 advancing, 5 declining and 7 remaining unchanged. At close of the market, the Composite Index rose 1.28 points to 1,354.08. The All T&T Index lost 3.45 points to 1,795.58, while the Cross Listed Index gained 0.84 … [Read More...]

Wigton star attraction to watch

Wigton Windfarm is will be on a large group of local investors this week as the stock makes trading debut on the Jamaica Stock Exchange on Wednesday. While the new main market listing will most likely be the star attraction, investors who left Junior Market stocks to languish while they drove main market to several new highs as they waited for Junior … [Read More...]

Wigton IC TOP 10 stock sets to double

Wigton Windfarm is the third highest ranked IC Insider.com TOP 10 main market stock for this coming week, with the potential to double in price before too long, after listing. The stock lists on Wednesday on main market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange. The IPO was priced at 50 cents per share, with a PE of 8.3 times, normalized earnings for the year to March … [Read More...]

Jamaican government screwing savers

The Government of Jamaica is screwing savers and making real estate and stock market investors rich, the exact opposite of what the PNP government did in the 1990s managed by Dr. Omar Davies. Davies who managed the finance portfolio for the government led by his party, created a paradise for the moneyed class, by having a prolonged period of excessive high … [Read More...]

Sharp slash to interest rates

Bank of Jamaica slashed their overnight policy interest rate by a hefty 50 basis points to 0.75 percent per annum, effective 20 May 2019. This decision reflects Bank of Jamaica’s assessment that inflation will remain low for until the end of 2020 as well as provide added stimulant for faster economic growth. The reality is that there is a huge disparity … [Read More...]