Scotiabank hits new high on TTSE – Thursday

Scotiabank hits new high in T&T on Thursday.

Trading levels picked up on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange on Thursday in the exchange of 668,999 shares valued $13,061,809, compared to 449,674 units valued at just $3,940,185 previously traded.
Market activity, ended with 15 securities changing hands against 9 on Wednesday leading to 5 advancing, 3 declining and 7 remaining unchanged, with Scotiabank trading at a new high of $65. The Composite Index the Composite Index rose 0.20 points on Thursday to 1,246.98, the All T&T Index gained 2.75 points to 1,732.17, while the Cross Listed Index declined 0.33 points to close at 102.44.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows the market continuing to be weak as it closed with 2 stocks ending with higher bids than the last selling prices and 5 with lower offers.
Gains| Ansa Mcal climbed 95 cents and ended at $59.95, with 30,282 units, First Caribbean International Bank closed with an increase of 2 cents at $8.90, after exchanging 40,960 shares, National Flour ended trading with a rise of 5 cents at $1.80, after exchanging 700 shares, Scotiabank jumped 75 cents higher to end at a 52 weeks’ high of $65, after exchanging 475 shares and Trinidad & Tobago NGL rose 1 cent, concluding trading at $29.01, with a mere 300 units changing hands.
Losses|Grace Kennedy closed with a loss of 3 cents to end at $3.05, with 251,894 units, Sagicor Financial shed 1 cent and concluded trading at $7.98, with 124,277 units and Unilever Caribbean dropped $2.50 to close at $29.50, after exchanging 52,944 shares.
Firm Traded| Ansa Merchant ended at $40, after exchanging 1,010 shares, Calypso Macro Fund closed at $18 trading 28 units, First Citizens completed trading at $35, after exchanging 265 shares, Massy Holdings settled at $47.50, with 150,000 stock units changing hands, NCB Financial Group completed trading at $5.50, after exchanging 10,500 shares, Republic Financial Holdings settled at $102.63, with 2,884 stock units changing hands and Trinidad Cement ended at $3, after exchanging 2,483 shares.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

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