Junior Market makes some recovery – Thursday

The Junior Market Index made a partial recovery on Thursday from the big 73 points fall on Wednesday and rose 41.16 points to close at 3,482.98 but with an equal number of stocks rising and falling.
The market ended trading with 26 securities changing hands and leading to the prices of 10 securities advancing, 10 falling and 6 remaining unchanged. Investors exchanged 2,691,652 shares valued at $16,496,762 compared to 2,931,663 units valued at $14,603,294 trading from 31 securities on Wednesday.
Trading ended with an average of 246,113 units for an average of $1,216,423 in contrast to 86,827 units for an average of $532,154 on Wednesday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 1,795,602 units valued at $3,940,480 and previously 1,967,767 units valued at $4,243,153 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 6 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 2 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| CAC 2000 dropped $1.40 in exchanging 120 shares to close at $13.10, Caribbean Producers lost 2 cents trading 238,262 units to finish at $4.78, Consolidated Bakeries lost 27 cents in trading 85,000 shares to close at $1.71, Derrimon Trading declined by 3 cents to settle at $2.47 with 163,871 units changing hands. Everything Fresh dipped 13 cents in trading of 12,180 units and ended at $1.32, Elite Diagnostic closed 12 cents higher at $5.42, with 86,431 stock units trading. Fosrich traded 52,668 units and gained 39 cents to end at $5.34, Fontana closed with 88,657 units trading and gained 25 cents to end at $7.85, General Accident exchanged 55,088 shares, after rising 72 cents to end at $6.35, GWest Corporation lost 10 cents in trading 101,929 shares to close at $1.15. Honey Bun climbed 80 cents and exchanged 18,200 shares to finish at $6.40, Indies Pharma dipped 21 cents in trading of 90,939 units at $3.29, Iron Rock Insurance climbed 45 cents and exchanged 42,300 shares at $3.93, Jamaican Teas dropped 98 cents in trading of 485,457 units to close at $6.99. Jetcon Corporation lost 25 cents in trading of 48,000 units at $1.90, Limners and Bards ended trading with 228,456 shares, after rising 8 cents to end at $3.05, Lasco Distributors climbed 35 cents and exchanged 1,154,277 shares at $3.50. Lasco Financial shed 28 cents in trading of 17,720 units at $5, Lasco Manufacturing closed trading of 1,855,600 units and gained 39 cents to end at $5.50 and tTech gained 1 cent to end at $5.01, in trading 10,956 shares.

Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

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