New 52 weeks’ high for Witco

West Indian Tobacco gained $1 to close at a 52 weeks’ high of $41 with investors exchanging more than 9,000 shares as some selling came out.
At the close of the market, bids to buy the stock was for 430 units at $40.01 and closed with 854 stocks offered for sale at $41.
At the close of the market, the Composite Index was unchanged on Wednesday at 1,444.91 points. The All T&T Index gained 8.12 points to 1,819.68, while the Cross Listed Index shed 1.12 points to close at 145.00 as prices of 5 stocks rose, 1 declined while 9 remained unchanged.
In the overall market, investors traded 304,217 shares amounting to $3,580,067 from an exchange of 15 securities, against 17 on Tuesday, resulting in trading in 153,598 shares amounting to $1,718,205.
IC bid-offer Indicator| The Investor’s Choice bid-offer ended at 3 stocks with bids lower than their last selling prices and one with a lower offer.
Gains| Clico Investment Fund rose 5 cents and settled at $24.45, with 45,160 units, First Citizens Bank closed with a gain of 95 cents and completed trading at record high of $43, with 686 stock units crossing the market, Scotiabank gained 5 cents and completed trading at $59.80, with 800 units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL gained 2 cents and ended trading of 16,319 shares at $21.12 and West Indian Tobacco rose $1 to close at a 52 weeks’ high of $41, with 9,160 changing hands.
Losses| NCB Financial dropped 20 cents and settled at $11, with 48,409 units crossing the exchange.
Firm Trades| Agostini’s traded 29,330 shares at $24, First Caribbean International Bank ended at $8.22, swapping of 12,000 shares, Guardian Media completed trading at $7.80, after exchanging 243 shares. JMMB Group ended at $2.40, after exchanging 17,500 shares, Massy Holdings ended at $59.75, with 615 units crossing the exchange, National Enterprises concluded at $5.55, with 4,642 units. National Flour ended at $1.40, with 100,353 stock units changing hands, One Caribbean Media concluded at $9.75, with 7,800 units crossing the exchange and Trinidad Cement ended at $1.95, with 11,200 units crossing the exchange.

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

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