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$45 for Barita Investments rights

Barita Investments will offer 116,845,955 ordinary shares to its ordinary stockholders by way of a renounceable rights issue of 11 shares for each 100 own as of August 20. The exercise price will be $45 … [Read More...]

August off with record breaking run for JSE

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange is up 52.35 points to cross over the 3,500 points level for the first time in the market’s history. The move after an hour trading on Friday pushed the … [Read More...]

Record high for junior Market

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange has gained 58 points to reach a record high of 3,442.41, after just over two hours of trading and is now above the record closing high reached on September … [Read More...]

FX losses cut Wigton 2019 profit

Profit before tax at Wigton Windfarms fell from $768 million in 2018 to $727 million in 2019 from sales revenue of $2.44 billion for 2019 compared to $2.36 in 2018. The 2019 results include a net loss of … [Read More...]

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Sales & profit drop in Knutsford’s Q4

Jamaica’s cross-country luxury bus operators, Knutsford Express, saw strong growth in revenues up to February this year coming to a screeching halt with a decline of 13 percent in the final fiscal quarter … [Read More...]

Pressure on Jetcon’s sales easing

The current year that ends December, is proving to be a tough one for used car dealer Jetcon Corporation with falling revenues and profit for the first half of the year. In its recent report on … [Read More...]

The ugliness of Wigton demands action

The capital market got a huge body blow with the release of Wigton Windfarm quarterly results for the first quarter to June that suggests a bright future outcome but the reality is vastly different. … [Read More...]

Big price declines sink JSE on Wednesday

  The main market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange failed to benefit from the improved profit results reported by companies ahead of trading, as the market pulled back with the heavily weighted NCB … [Read More...]

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JSE main market drops – Wednesday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market got a big dent at the close of trading on Wednesday, with advancing stocks outpacing declining ones. The market ended, with 35 securities trading in the main and US dollar markets, leading to 13 securities advancing, 10 declining and 12 trading firm, compared to 40 securities trading on Tuesday. At the close of … [Read More...]

Big surge in trading on TTSE – Wednesday

The volume and value of shares trading on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange surged sharply on Wednesday over Tuesday’s levels and ending with 3,772,753 units valued at $32,527,719 from 18 securities crossing the exchange. On Tuesday 16 securities traded, leading to 929,502 shares at a value of $9,159,390. Market activity ended with the prices of 4 … [Read More...]

Sales & profit drop in Knutsford’s Q4

Jamaica’s cross-country luxury bus operators, Knutsford Express, saw strong growth in revenues up to February this year coming to a screeching halt with a decline of 13 percent in the final fiscal quarter ending May. For the nine months to February, revenues were up a strong 46 percent even with the February quarter showing a more moderate but healthy … [Read More...]

JSE main market pulls back – Tuesday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market pulled back from the big gains on Monday, with declining stocks crushing advancers 5 to 2. The market ended, with 40 securities trading in the main and US dollar markets, leading to 8 securities advancing, 20 declining and 12 trading firm, compared to 38 securities trading on Monday. At the close of trading, the All … [Read More...]

Big rise in Junior Market index – Tuesday

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange jumped 40.27 points to close at 3,599.01 on Tuesday, as the prices of 12 securities rose and 17 declined while 3 closed unchanged. At the close of trading, 32 securities changed hands and resulted in an exchange of 5,874,926 units valued at $26,569,201. compared to 3,862,662 units valued at $14,411,672 on … [Read More...]

Trading climbs again on TTSE – Tuesday

Trading on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange resulted in 16 securities changing hands on Tuesday versus 15 on Monday, leading to modest changes in the market indices but increased volume. Trading ended with 929,502 shares at a value of $9,159,390, compared to 365,936 shares at a value of $4,532,887on Monday. Market activity ended with the prices of … [Read More...]

Pressure on Jetcon’s sales easing

The current year that ends December, is proving to be a tough one for used car dealer Jetcon Corporation with falling revenues and profit for the first half of the year. In its recent report on second-quarter results, management reported another challenging period following a sharp fall in sales and profit for the first quarter. Revenues fell 26 percent … [Read More...]

Big surge in JSE main market – Monday

The Jamaica Stock Exchange main market made big gains at the close on Monday, with the All Jamaican Composite Index surging 10,406.91 points to 583,563.26 and the JSE Index jumping 9,457.20 points to end at 531,294.50. At the close of trading, the JSE Financial Index rose 1.82 points to end at 144.86. Shares totaling 62,418,753 units valued at $201,661,918 … [Read More...]

Junior Market index drops again – Monday

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange dropped for the third consecutive day on Monday with a decline of 30.58 points to close at 3,558.74, with a total fall of 104.20 points since peaking at 3,662.94 on August 14. At the close of trading, 30 securities changed hands, resulting in an exchange of 3,862,662 units valued at $14,411,672 compared to … [Read More...]

Trading rises on TTSE on Monday

Trading on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange resulted in 15 securities changing hands on Monday versus 16 on Friday and leading to modest changes in the market indices. Trading ended with 365,936 shares at a value of $4,532,887, compared to 244,185 shares at a value of $2,571,913 on Friday. Market activity ended with the prices of 2 stocks … [Read More...]

5 new IC TOP 10 BUY RATED

The past week, was fairly quiet for Jamaica Stock Exchange with earnings season for the second quarter just about ended. In the process, both markets reached new highs before pulling back to close the week below the record highs achieved earlier. The market activity led to a number of changes to the TOP 10 list. Consolidated Bakeries reported disappointing … [Read More...]

The ugliness of Wigton demands action

The capital market got a huge body blow with the release of Wigton Windfarm quarterly results for the first quarter to June that suggests a bright future outcome but the reality is vastly different. Analysis of the results and historical data show clearly that investors have been unwittingly, duped into believing that the earnings of the company had … [Read More...]