Stalemate for TTSE stocks on Tuesday

The Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange bounced at the close trading on Tuesday to continue its mild bullish trend since late 2019 but with an equal number of rising and declining stocks.
Trading ended, with five stocks rising, five declining while five closed with prices unchanged, with one stock ending at 52 weeks’ high. The Composite Index gained 3.52 points to 1,474.92. The All T&T Index shed 2.18 points to 1,872.71, while the Cross Listed Index inched higher by 0.66 points to 145.92.
For the second consecutive day, the market ended with 15 securities changing hands with an exchange of 385,720 shares for $1,884,774 compared to 127,724 units amounting to $881,569, on Monday.
IC bid-offer Indicator| The Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator ended with the bids of four stocks higher than their last selling prices and three with lower offers.
Gains| First Citizens Bank rose 10 cents to end at $44.60, in trading 2,619 stock units, JMMB Group closed with a gain of 5 cents at $2.65, with 25,008 stock units changing hands, L.J Williams finished trading with a rise of 14 cents and ended at $1.69, with investors exchanging 290,400 shares. Massy Holdings rose 49 cents and completed trading of 150 units at a 52 weeks’ high of $62 and NCB Financial increased by 14 cents to close at $11, with 9,594 stock units changing hands.
Losses| Clico Investments fell 30 cents and completed trading of 1,000 units, at $27.95, Angostura Holdings closed with a loss of 18 cents at $16.02, with investors exchanging 8,500 shares, Prestige Holdings declined by 10 cents to end at $8.90, in swapping of 1,653 shares. Trinidad & Tobago NGL lost 9 cents and closed trading of 7,565 shares at $23.66 and West Indian Tobacco fell 2 cents to $41.20, with 4,165 units crossing the exchange.
Firm Trades| Ansa Mcal concluded trading 1,184 stock units at $55.20, First Caribbean closed at $8, after exchanging 500 shares, Grace Kennedy completed trading of 27,020 shares at $3.95, Republic Financial closed at $132, with investors trading 50 stock units and Scotiabank ended at $61, with 6,312 units changing hands.

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

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