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BOJ FX auction rate drops $1 to $132.75

The average rate for the sale of the US$10 auction sale by Bank of Jamaica in its regular B-FXITT Standard Intervention on Wednesday, fell by $1 to $132.74 this week from $133.75, in the previous week’s … [Read More...]

All Jamaica hits record 418,000

Jamaica Stock Exchange All Jamaica Composite index hit the 418,000 mark in trading on Monday, as it gained 1,044.42 points to reach a record 418,000.53. The JSE Main Index rose 951.59 to a record … [Read More...]

Jamaican$ plunges below $134 to US$1

In another day of buoyant foreign exchange trading, the Jamaican dollar pushed below the $134 mark for one US dollar at the close of the market on Friday. Dealers bought US$48.8 million at an average … [Read More...]

All Jamaica pass 415,000 Points

Gains in Grace Kennedy, Scotia Group, Seprod and NCB Financial were mostly responsible in pushing Jamaica Stock Exchange main market to a new record high in early trading on Friday. The All Jamaica … [Read More...]

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Big boost for Access from new Acquisition

In its quest for continued growth by acquisition Junior Market listed Access Financial Services announces yet another prospective acquisition. The micro lender has indicated that it has reached an … [Read More...]

Profit jumps 56% at Knutsford Express

After more than a year when Knutsford Express traded at elevated levels, things are on the mend but investors in the stock may still have to wait to see their investment paying off with much increase in … [Read More...]

Early Xmas gift for Seprod stakeholders

Shareholders of Seprod and management and directors are in for an early Christmas present as Facey Group on Behalf of the International Finance Corporation offers 91,914,894 shares for sale at a price well … [Read More...]

Mayberry Equities profit rises

Strong growth in the Jamaican stock market drove the net assets of Mayberry Jamaican Equities to $15.6 billion at the end of September from $7.4 billion at September last year and from $8.9 billion at the … [Read More...]

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Sagicor Fund is Jamaica’s top unit trust

Sagicor Equity Unit Trust is Jamaica’s leading unit trust equity portfolio for the past six and ten years periods. In second place is Scotia Unit Trust, followed by Barita, data compiled by IC Insider.com shows. For the past 6 years, Sagicor delivered gains of 339 percent and 581 percent over the past 10 years with nearly three months to go for the period. … [Read More...]

Big boost for Access from new Acquisition

In its quest for continued growth by acquisition Junior Market listed Access Financial Services announces yet another prospective acquisition. The micro lender has indicated that it has reached an agreement to acquire a Florida based consumer finance company. The release by the company states that the successful completion of the acquisition expected to be … [Read More...]

Junior Market down 5% in 4 days

  The Junior Market Index declined again on Friday, dropping 41.51 and bringing the losses since Tuesday to 171.12 points or 5 percent as the market closed the week at 3,241.74. IC bid-offer Indicator suggest that the market could bounce big on Monday. IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading … [Read More...]

Modest recovery for JSE majors – Friday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market closed on Friday with modest gains with 9 securities rising and 10 declining, the day after the worse fall in the market on Thursday. At the close, 27 securities traded, including 2 in the US dollar market, compared to 35 trading on Thursday as the All Jamaica Composite Index rose 551.83 points to 397,740.44 and the … [Read More...]

Fluid price movements on TTSE on Friday

Stocks mostly rose in trading on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange on Friday, with the price of 6 security rising, 4 declining and 8 remaining unchanged. The market ended trading of 276,756 shares at a value of $7,002,384 compared to 143,335 shares at a value of $2,574,472 changing hands on Thursday and ended with 18 securities changing hands, … [Read More...]

Worse fall in JSE history – Thursday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market had the largest fall ever as Scotia Group fell $3.01 and NCB Financial dived $17.40, as 15 stocks declined, 10 rose and 10 held firm and making big dents into the market indices on Thursday. At the close, the All Jamaica Composite Index diving 12,616.74 points to close at 397,188.61 and the JSE Index declined by … [Read More...]

Junior Market drops 130 points in 3 days

The Junior Market Index dropped 129.61 points in three day including a drop of 63.02 on Thursday to close at 3,283.25 after 23 securities changed hands as just 4 securities advanced, 11 declined and 8 remained unchanged. The market closed with an exchange of 1,535,498 units valued at $7,110,385, compared to 2,186,515 units valued at $8,022,205 on Wednesday … [Read More...]

7 stocks fall on TTSE on Thursday

Stocks mostly rose in trading on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange on Thursday, with the price of 1 security rising, 7 declining and 10 remaining unchanged. The market ended trading of 143,335 shares at a value of $2,574,472 compared to 505,143 shares at a value of $9,376,075 changing hands on Wednesday and ended with 18 securities changing hands, … [Read More...]

Profit jumps 56% at Knutsford Express

After more than a year when Knutsford Express traded at elevated levels, things are on the mend but investors in the stock may still have to wait to see their investment paying off with much increase in the stock price. The company’s latest results is encouraging that investors’ wait for full recovery of the price may not be far away. Profit jumped 56 … [Read More...]

Stocks dive again on JSE – Wednesday

The sharp fall in prices on the Jamaica Stock Exchange main market continued on Wednesday closed with 19 declining just 8 rising and 7 holding firm and making big dents into the market indices. At the close, the All Jamaica Composite Index diving 5,114.14 points to 409,805.35 and the JSE Index declined by 4,659.56 points to close at 373,379.06. IC … [Read More...]

Junior Market drops again on Wednesday

The Junior Market Index dropped 40.27 points to close at 3,346.27 in trading on Wednesday with 28 securities changing hands, resulting in an exchange of 2,186,515 units valued at $8,022,205, compared to 2,166,309 units valued at $10,544,793 on Tuesday from 29 securities that traded. At the close of market activities, the prices of 7 securities advanced, 11 … [Read More...]

7 stocks rose on TTSE on Wednesday

Stocks mostly rose in trading on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange on Wednesday, with the prices of 7 securities rising, 2 declining and 4 remained unchanged. The market ended trading of 505,143 shares at a value of $9,376,075 compared to 530,843 shares at a value of $24,133,808 changing hands on Tuesday and ended with 13 securities changing hands, … [Read More...]