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NCB the stock to watch

Investors in aggressive buying of NCB Financial shares in late 2018, pushed the group’s shares up to a record high of $161 on last day of November last, following full year’s results that were released … [Read More...]

ICreate prospectus is here

The prospectus, for ICreate initial public offer of shares, is now out. The company seeks to raise $70 million to help fund expansion. The offer opens on Thursday, January 31 and scheduled to close … [Read More...]

ICreate ipo opens January 31

The ICreate initial public offer of shares will open on Thursday, January 31. The issue is scheduled to close on February 14, with the prospectus set to be released this week, word reaching IC Insider.com … [Read More...]

More females employed

Females accounted for 7,600 persons of the 7,800 persons between October 2017 and October 2018 to 261,800 persons employed as ‘Professionals, Senior Officials and Technicians’ that had the second largest … [Read More...]

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Inflation drops again in Jamaica

The inflation rate declined further in January, according to data released by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN). All Jamaica Consumer Price Index recorded a decline of 0.2 percent for January … [Read More...]

Everything Fresh picks up Meat company

Everything Fresh completed the purchase and takeover of Meat Experts for a consideration of $50 million, the company reported to the Jamaica Stock Exchange. The company expects to spend an additional $30 … [Read More...]

Big leap in BUY RATED Wisynco profit

Profit at Wisynco attributable to shareholders, rose a strong 36 percent to $776 million for the December quarter and 30 percent for the half year, to $1.54 billion. Profit for the period would have been … [Read More...]

Twice a year dividend for Wisynco

Wisynco declared a dividend of 7 cents per share payable on February 26, 2019 to shareholders on record at February 12, 2019. The company in its report to shareholders accompanying the half results, … [Read More...]

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JSE main market gaining momentum

Trading on the main market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange ended on Friday with JSE All Jamaican Composite Index jumping 2,500.28 points to 417,412.66 and the JSE Index climbing by 2,275.58 points to 380,307.12. At the close market activity, the main and US markets traded 39 securities, compared to 32 securities trading on Wednesday, with 18 advanced, 13 … [Read More...]

Trading rose on Junior Market – Friday

In an active trading session on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange on Friday, 27 securities changed hands, resulting in an exchange of 4,398,457 units valued at $19,730,388.  On thursday, 26 securities traded resulting in an exchnage of 2,388,739 units valued at $8,494,707. Market activities closed, with the prices of 7 securities rising, 12 … [Read More...]

Trading picks up on TTSE – Friday

Market activity on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange ended on Friday with 16 securities trading against 18 on Thursday, with 3 advancing, 4 declining and 9 remaining unchanged. t close of the market, the Composite Index lost 0.64 points to 1,309.59. The All T&T Index rose 0.06 points to 1,710.64, while the Cross Listed Index fell 0.19 points to … [Read More...]

Inflation drops again in Jamaica

The inflation rate declined further in January, according to data released by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN). All Jamaica Consumer Price Index recorded a decline of 0.2 percent for January 2019, the Consumer Price Index compiled by Statin shows.The decline in January follows fall in November and December last year as well as declines for the … [Read More...]

Valentine’s gift for JSE investors – Thursday

Gains in 15 stocks against 9 with losses sent the main market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange surging at the end of trading on Thursday. NCB Financial traded more than $16.5 million shares but had little impact on the indices. At the close, the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index jumped 5,188.44 points to 414,912.38 and the JSE Index surged 4,722.16 points to … [Read More...]

Junior Market makes strong recovery – Thursday

Trading on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange made strong recovery on Thursday with the prices of 12 securities rising, 6 falling and 8 remaining unchanged leading to the market index recovering 51.42 points to close 3,110.57. Trading ended on Thursday with 26 securities changing hands compared to 30 on Wednesday leading to an exchange … [Read More...]

TTSE stocks moving quietly upwards – Thursday

Market activity on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange ended on Thursday with 18 securities changing hands against 13 on Wednesday, with 4 advancing, 4 declining and 10 remaining unchanged. At close of the market, the Composite Index gained 0.63 points to end at 1,310.23. The All T&T Index rose 0.51 points to 1,710.58, while the Cross Listed … [Read More...]

JSE main market closes down – Wednesday

Trading on the main market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange ended on Wednesday with the market indices and ending with more declines even as advancing stocks were more than declining ones. At the close of trading, the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index declined 877.61 points to 409,723.94 and the JSE Index lost 798.74 points to 373,309.38. The main and US … [Read More...]

AMG in big Junior Market trade – Wednesday

Trading on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange jumped sharply on Wednesday as 60.67 million shares of AMG Packaging, passed through the exchange, pushing the overall trade for the day to an exchange of 62,035,877 units valued at $128,041,203. Market activity on Tuesday resulted in just 3,645,419 units valued at $11,521,269. Trading ended with … [Read More...]

Gains for TTSE stocks – Wednesday

Market activity on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange ended on Wednesday with trading in 13 securities against 15 on Tuesday, with 5 advancing, 2 declining and 6 remaining unchanged. At close of the market, the Composite Index gained 0.31 points to end at 1,309.60. The All T&T Index rose 1.66 points to close at 1,710.07, while the Cross Listed … [Read More...]

2 days of strong JSE main market gains end

Trading on the main market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange ended on Tuesday with the market snapping two days of solid gains in the market indices and ending with big declines even as advancing stocks were more than declining ones. At the close of trading, the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index dropped by 2,837.49 points to 410,601.55 and the JSE Index dived by … [Read More...]

Big fall for Junior Market – Tuesday

Trading on the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange ended on Tuesday with a sharp fall the market index of 45.69 points to close at 3,108.83 as the prices of 8 securities advanced, 12 declined and 8 remained unchanged. Trading saw 28 securities changing hands compared to 27 on Monday, resulting in an exchange of 3,645,419 units valued at $11,521,269, … [Read More...]