More declines for Trinidad stocks

Prices continue to mostly slide on the Trinidad Stock Exchange on Wednesday, resulting in the prices of twelve securities declining just while three stocks rose and two remained unchanged as three companies closed at 52 weeks’ low.
The T&T Composite Index declined by 18.88 points to 1,441.89. The All T&T Index fell 19.27 points to end at 1,863.61, while the Cross Listed Index closed with a decline of 2.52 points at 138.15.
The volume of stocks passing through the market rose to 2,129,887 shares valued $69,723,811 compared to 886,239 shares for $18,028,177 on Tuesday.
IC bid-offer Indicator| The Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator ended with the bids of two stocks higher than their last selling prices and nine with lower offers.
Gainers| JMMB Group added 1 cent in exchanging 72,936 stock units to close at $2.03, Point Lisas rose 25 cents to $3.70, with 120 units crossing the market and Trinidad Cementended at $1.95 exchanging 21,317 stock units, after gaining 20 cents.
Losers| Agostini’s shed 5 cents trading 1,548,189 units to end at $25.50, Calypso Macro Index Fund lost 2 cents in transferring 40 stock units to close at $15.85, Clico Investment slid $1.50 to $25, after exchanging 12,420 units. First Citizens Bank dived $1.95 to close at $45 with 19,748 units crossing the exchange, Guardian Holdings shed 60 cents to end at $21, with an exchange of 287 units, National Flour closed at a 52 weeks’ low of $1.22 trading 100,000 and lost 8 cents. NCB Financial lost 35 cents and closed at $10.65, with 91 units crossing the market, Prestige Holdings lost 30 cents exchanging 2,000 units to end at $8.20, Scotiabank dropped $1.20 to $61.25, in exchanging 2,182 stock units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL fell 69 cents trading 37,584 shares and closed at a 52 weeks’ low of $15.50, West Indian Tobacco lost 5 cents exchanging 85 units to end at $36.95 and Unilever Caribbean fell 10 cents to a 52 weeks’ low of $19, with 7,628 units crossing the market.
Firm Trades| Massy Holdings exchanged 191,495 stock units at $59 and Republic Financial Holdings transferred 113,785 shares at $145.43.

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

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