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Richard Byles next BOJ governor

Word reaching IC Insider.com is that the next Governor of Jamaica's central bank will be the past CEO of Sagicor Group, Richrad Byles. Byles has a bachelors degre in economics from the University of the … [Read More...]

10 records in 10 days for JSE main market

The Jamaica Stock Exchange chalked up its 10th consecutive session at record high as JMMB Group traded at a new high of $42.50, up from $39.61 at the close on Wednesday and NCB Financial Group trading at a … [Read More...]

Juniors drop 100 points AJI up 12,190 pts

With less than 15 minutes to the close of trading, the Junior Market index dropped 99.56 points 3,057.15 but the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index jumped 12,189.89 points to a record 470,855.28. The JSE … [Read More...]

Junior Market drops 82 points

Big fall in the price of Express Catering dropped to $6.70 from $7.98 and Caribbean Producers fell for $4.80 on Friday to $4.40 to do major damage to the Junior Market index that dropped 81.51 points to … [Read More...]

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5 TTSE stocks rose 2 decline – Monday

The Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange closed higher at the close on Monday with the three main market indices rising with advancing stocks beating out declining ones. Market activity ended with trading … [Read More...]

Scotia Group to pay $7.6b in dividends

Scotia Group will be paying a whopping $7.6 billion in dividend in July. According to the latest quarterly report by the banking group the directors approved an interim dividend of 51 cents per share and a … [Read More...]

10 unbroken JSE main market record close

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market ended its ninth consecutive day of trading with another record close on Thursday, as investors pushed JMMB group to a record $42.50 and NCB Financial to a record high … [Read More...]

Sunshine Palace opens June

Palace Amusement is expanding with the re-entry into the rapidly growing Portmore community with the new cinema Sunshine Palace expected to open around mid-June. The newest cinema house when complete, … [Read More...]

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5 TTSE stocks rose 2 decline – Monday

The Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange closed higher at the close on Monday with the three main market indices rising with advancing stocks beating out declining ones. Market activity ended with trading in 14 securities against 13 on Friday, with 5 advancing, 2 declining and 7 remaining unchanged as 312,898 shares valued $8,314,644 changed hands, compared … [Read More...]

It’s Wisynco, Wigton, NCB & Scotia

Wisynco Group hits a new of $19.50 on Friday, up from $16.50 at the end of the prior week as supply remains light and demand picked up considerably, the stock continue on the watch list this week. Based on full year results Wisynco trading around a PE of 20, may be considered high priced by some but with interest rates so low in the country, investors … [Read More...]

Just one new stock for IC TOP 10

Stocks mostly closed higher on the Jamaica Stock Exchange during the past week but Lasco Financial was the sole stock falling from the TOP 10 listings and letting Jamaican Teas back in. Rising stock prices in the last week help in reducing the projected gains for some of the leading stocks compared to position at the end of the prior week. The three … [Read More...]

JSE rise on volume surge – Friday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market made gains at the close of trading on Friday, but pulled back sharply after as much as 6,551.54 on the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index that touched 485,516.89 after just 11 minutes of opening. At the close, the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index gained 1,368.67 points to 480,334.02 and the JSE Index advanced 1,243.76 … [Read More...]

Junior Market trading jumps – Friday

Trading levels climbed on Friday with the volume rising 209 percent above Thursday’s level and the valued traded rising 127 percent. Market activities ended with 3,154,186 units valued at $11,105,777 changing hands, compared to 1,021,456 units valued at $4,902,792 previously. Trading ended with an average of 105,140 units for an average of $370,193 in … [Read More...]

TTSE stocks make headway on Friday

The Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange rose modestly at the close on Friday with the three main market indices rising with advancing stocks be dominant movers. The market closed with 13 securities trading similar to Thursday, leading to 6 advancing, 2 declining and 5 remaining unchanged as 260,178 shares valued $3,039,820 changed hands, compared to … [Read More...]

Junior Market trading drops – Thursday

Trading levels declined on Thursday compared to Wednesday, ending with 1,021,456 units valued at $4,902,792 changing hands, compared to 2,945,014 units valued at $13,949,439 changing hands previously but this may be a signal of higher prices ahead. Trading ended with an average of 37,832 units for an average of $181,585 in contrast to 101,552 units for an … [Read More...]

JSE major indices drop – Thursday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market pulled back sharply at the close of trading on Thursday, with the JSE All Jamaican Composite Index diving 3,426.77 points to 478,965.35 and the JSE Index dropping 3,114.03 points to 436,242.73. At the close market activity, on the main and US markets, the prices of 12 securities advanced, 8 declined and 9 traded firm, … [Read More...]

TTSE stocks continue to lose steam – Thursday

The Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange suffered further decline at the close on Wednesday with the three main market indices falling as just 2 stocks rose. The market closed with 13 securities trading, leading to 2 advancing, 5 declining and 6 remaining unchanged as 228,214 shares valued $4,565,216 changed hands, compared to 331,800 shares valued … [Read More...]

Scotia Group to pay $7.6b in dividends

Scotia Group will be paying a whopping $7.6 billion in dividend in July. According to the latest quarterly report by the banking group the directors approved an interim dividend of 51 cents per share and a special dividend of $1.94 per share. The directors state that the special dividend is to payout years of accumulated surplus that has built up over the … [Read More...]

Richard Byles next BOJ governor

Word reaching IC Insider.com is that the next Governor of Jamaica's central bank will be the past CEO of Sagicor Group, Richrad Byles. Byles has a bachelors degre in economics from the University of the West Indies and a Master degree  in National Development and Planning from the University of Bradford. He is widely accepted to have played a major role in … [Read More...]

5 hot summer IPOs

Initial public offers have been extremely popular amongst investors who have made good money from the vast majority of them. Come this summer investors will get five more opportunities to invest in IPOS. The last issue, Wigton Windfarm made several thousands investors happy, with the price rising as high as 90 percent over the IPO price of 50 cents. Even … [Read More...]