Stocks mostly gain but Trinidad exchange falters

Rising stocks outpace those declining, two to one on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Thursday, with the volume of stocks traded declining slightly compared with Wednesday, with a 66 percent higher value, resulting in 21 securities trading up from 16 on Wednesday, with prices of eight stocks rising, four declining and nine remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 578,879 shares for $21,821,177 versus 603,880 stocks at $13,154,529 on Wednesday.
An average of 27,566 units were traded at $1,039,103 compared to 37,743 shares at $822,158 on Wednesday, with trading month to date averaging 31,966 shares at $945,289 versus 37,743 units at $822,186 on the previous day. The average trade for January amounts to 28,440 at $235,404.
The Composite Index lost 3.59 points to close at 1,321.70, the All T&T Index fell 4.70 points to 1,977.31, the SME Index remained unchanged at 57.12 and the Cross-Listed Index declined 0.34 points to 86.81.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows five stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and two with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s increased $2 to a 52 weeks’ high of $56, with 19 shares crossing the exchange, Angostura Holdings lost 1 cent in closing at $23.74 after switching ownership of 125 stocks, Ansa McAl popped 1 cent to $48.01 as investors exchanged 5,204 stock units. Calypso Macro Investment Fund ended at $20.25 with 600 units clearing the market, First Citizens Group dipped 49 cents in ending at $50 with the swapping of 1,918 units, FirstCaribbean International Bank climbed 1 cent in closing at $6.11 as 2,386 shares passed through the market. GraceKennedy gained 5 cents to $4.75, with 31,155 stocks changing hands, Guardian Holdings remained at $26 after an exchange of 218,509 stock units, JMMB Group ended at $1.99 in exchanging 2,250 stock units. L.J. Williams B share remained at $2.70 with a transfer of 10 stocks, Massy Holdings ended at $4.49 with trading in 25,399 units, National Enterprises declined 11 cents in closing at $3.60 after 115,000 shares changed hands. National Flour Mills advanced 1 cent to close at $1.51, with 10,100 stocks crossing the market, One Caribbean Media rose 39 cents to $3.50 while exchanging 30,000 stock units, Point Lisas rallied 5 cents to end at $3.55 with 459 units changing hands. Prestige Holdings remained at $7 after a transfer of 1,650 shares, Republic Financial remained at $137.50 with an exchange of 98,145 shares, Scotiabank ended at $77.95 in trading 17,649 stock units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL remained at $21.25 as 15,744 units changed hands, Unilever Caribbean increased 30 cents in closing at $13.90 with investors transferring 1,086 stocks and West Indian Tobacco fell 80 cents to end at $20.51 in trading 1,471 stock units.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Moderate changes for Trinidad Exchange

Investors pumped vastly more funds into trading on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Monday, but the volume of stocks traded declined 40 percent with the value jumping 196 percent over trades on Friday, resulting in the trading of 17 securities down from 19 on Friday, with prices of four stocks rising, one declining and 12 remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 193,164 shares for $5,765,140 compared with 324,227 stock units at $1,944,573 on Friday.
An average of 11,363 units were traded at $339,126 compared with 17,065 shares at $102,346 on Friday, with trading month to date averaging 28,840 shares at $239,683 versus 29,763 units at $234,433 on the previous day. The average trade for December amounts to 42,745 at $474,822.
The Composite Index lost 0.63 points to 1,327.56, the All T&T Index increased 0.77 points to 1,990.60, the SME Index remained unchanged at 57.12 and the Cross-Listed Index fell 0.30 points to 86.52.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and one with a lower offer.
At the close, Angostura Holdings remained at $23.90 after 240 shares were traded, Calypso Macro Investment Fund ended at $20.25 with 321 units changing hands, First Citizens Group ended at $50 in switching ownership of 3,855 stock units. GraceKennedy remained at $4.50 after an exchange of 500 stocks, 989 shares of Guardian Holdings were exchanged at $26 each, JMMB Group ended at $2.07 after 39,230 shares changed hands. Massy Holdings ended at $4.49 as investors traded 44,064 units, National Enterprises popped 1 cent in closing at $3.70 with investors transferring 12,976 stock units, National Flour Mills ended at $1.50 as 8,000 stock units passed through the market. NCB Financial ended at $4.30 in trading 16,050 units, One Caribbean Media gained 1 cent to $3.11, with 2,220 stocks crossing the exchange, Point Lisas popped 43 cents to close at $3.50 while exchanging 295 shares. Prestige Holdings remained at $7, with 5,000 stocks clearing the market, Republic Financial rallied 75 cents to end at $138 after a transfer of 32,417 stock units, Scotiabank remained at $77.95, with 994 units crossing the market. Trinidad & Tobago NGL shed 5 cents in closing at $21.25 in an exchange of 8,176 shares and West Indian Tobacco ended at $21.95 after investors traded 17,837 shares.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Mixed trading for Trinidad Exchange

The Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange closed with mixed results on Wednesday, with the volume of stocks traded rising 212 percent, with the value 44 percent lower than on Tuesday, resulting in 19 securities trading down from 22 on Tuesday, with the prices of five stocks rising, three declining and 11 remaining unchanged.
Investors exchanged 543,121 shares for $2,298,447 versus 174,158 stock units at $4,105,077 on Tuesday.
An average of 28,585 shares were traded at $120,971 compared with 7,916 shares at $186,594 on Tuesday. Trading month to date averages 31,307 shares at $243,224 versus 31,503 units at $251,989 on the previous day. The average trade for December ended with 42,745 shares at $474,822.
The Composite Index rallied 2.83 points to 1,331.67, the All T&T Index shed 4.71 points to 1,982.74, the SME Index ended unchanged at 57.12 and the Cross-Listed Index popped 1.53 points to settle at 88.89.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows four stocks ending with bids higher than their last selling prices and one with a lower offer.
At the close, Agostini’s ended at $54 and closed with an exchange of 2,452 shares, Angostura Holdings gained 35 cents in closing at $23.50 after an exchange of 83 stock units, Ansa Merchant Bank remained at $45 with 2,300 stocks changing hands. First Citizens Group ended at $50.01 as investors exchanged 1,729 units, FirstCaribbean International Bank climbed 20 cents to end at $6 with 250 stocks clearing the market, GraceKennedy increased 5 cents to close at $4.50 in an exchange of 500 shares. Guardian Holdings shed 25 cents ending at $27 with a transfer of 30 stock units, Guardian Media remained at $2.15 trading nine units, JMMB Group rose 15 cents to $2.15 after trading 59,815 units. L.J. Williams B share remained at $2.70 with an exchange of 730 shares, Massy Holdings dipped 1 cent to close at $4.49 as 11,683 stocks passed through the market, National Enterprises ended at $3.55 while trading 449,777 stock units. National Flour Mills ended at $1.51 with ten stocks crossing the market, Prestige Holdings remained at $6.75 after trading 1,545 shares, Republic Financial fell 55 cents to $137.45 after a transfer of 67 stock units. Scotiabank ended at $77.95 in switching ownership of 95 units, Trinidad & Tobago NGL advanced 19 cents in ending at $21.44 after 5,800 units crossed the exchange, Trinidad Cement remained at $3.60 in exchanging 1,386 stocks and West Indian Tobacco remained at $21 after 4,860 shares changed hands.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Rally for Trinidad stocks

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Market activity ended on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Friday, with the volume of stocks traded rising 52 percent with the value being 43 percent lower than on Thursday, resulting in 21 securities trading compared with 15 on Thursday, with prices of nine stocks rising, six declining and six remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 166,546 shares for $1,097,314 versus 109,751 stock units at $1,918,588 on Thursday. An average of 7,931 units were traded at $52,253 compared to 7,317 shares at $127,906 on Thursday, with trading month to date averaging 35,702 shares at $262,271 versus 38,561 units at $284,221 on the previous day. The average trade for December amounts to 42,745 at $474,822.
The Composite Index climbed 1.46 points to 1,329.51, the All T&T Index advanced 1.72 points to 1,993.33, the SME Index remained unchanged at 50.72 and the Cross-Listed Index rallied 0.17 points to 86.67.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows seven stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and one with a lower offer.
At the close, Angostura Holdings dipped 34 cents to end at $23.15 and finishing with 913 shares being traded, Ansa Merchant Bank ended at $45 in an exchange of 1,847 units, Calypso Macro Investment Fund remained at $20.15 after trading one stock. First Citizens Group remained at $50 after a transfer of 1,200 stock units, FirstCaribbean International Bank rallied 10 cents to $5.80 after 1,058 stocks crossed the market, Guardian Holdings popped 50 cents in closing at $27.50 with investors transferring 4,193 stock units. Guardian Media dropped 35 cents to a 52 weeks’ low of $2.15 in trading 350 units, JMMB Group ended at $2 after exchanging 8,900 shares, L.J. Williams B share advanced 10 cents to end at $2.70 in an exchange of 5,000 shares. Massy Holdings fell 10 cents to $4.50 as investors exchanged 126,420 stocks, MPC Carribean Clean Energy increased 8 cents to 98 cents after trading 100 stock units, National Enterprises ended at $3.40 with an exchange of 3,811 units. National Flour Mills climbed 1 cent in closing at $1.51 as 1,500 stocks passed through the market, NCB Financial declined 1 cent to close at $4.50 in switching ownership of 780 shares, One Caribbean Media gained 10 cents to $3.10, with 120 stock units changing hands. Republic Financial remained at $137.50, with 283 units crossing the exchange, Scotiabank rose 4 cents to end at $77.99 after 50 units crossed the market, Trinidad & Tobago NGL and shed 14 cents to close at $21.50 with 1,498 stocks changing hands. Trinidad Cement lost 25 cents in closing at $3.60 with the swapping of 4,000 stock units, Unilever Caribbean rose 45 cents to $13.60 while exchanging ten shares and West Indian Tobacco rallied 1 cent in closing at $21.95 with a transfer of 4,512 shares.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Trinidad stocks in positive territory for 2023

Trading picked up on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Tuesday, leading the market indices to rise and pushing the market into a positive position for the year to date after a 416 percent rise in the volume of stocks traded and a 121 percent increase in value over Monday, resulting in 20 securities trading up from 13 on Monday, with prices of ten stocks rising, five declining and five remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 357,597 shares for $1,924,794, down from 69,361 stock units at $869,380 on Monday. An average of 17,880 units were traded at $96,240 compared to 5,335 shares at $66,875 on Monday, with trading month to date averaging 36,381 shares at $386,694 versus 41,382 units at $465,195 on the previous day. The average trade for December amounts to 42,745 at $474,822.
The Composite Index gained 5.72 points to close at 1,336.75, the All T&T Index rallied 6.68 points to 2,008.43 and the Cross-Listed Index rose 0.66 points to settle at 86.51.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows four stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and none with a lower offer.
At the close, Angostura Holdings remained at $23.50 with a transfer of 2,699 shares, Ansa Merchant Bank popped $1 to $45 while exchanging 33 stock units, Calypso Macro Investment Fund ended at $21 with 183 units clearing the market. CinemaOne lost 20 cents in closing at $8 in switching ownership of 102 stocks, First Citizens Group dipped 1 cent to end at $50 in an exchange of 2,347 stock units, FirstCaribbean International Bank rallied 10 cents to $5.70 2,200 stocks changing hands. GraceKennedy climbed 9 cents to close at $4.44 in an exchange of 1,847 units, JMMB Group rose 5 cents to end at $2 after exchanging 19 shares, L.J. Williams B share advanced 5 cents to $2.75 with investors transferring 9,919 stock units. Massy Holdings remained at $4.70 with the swapping of 120,389 units, National Enterprises increased 19 cents in closing at $3.80 with 138,592 shares passing through the market, NCB Financial shed 1 cent to close at $4.51 in trading 34,000 stocks. One Caribbean Media ended at $3.30 as investors exchanged 1,003 shares, Prestige Holdings gained 28 cents ending at $6.99 after an exchange of 35,168 stocks, Republic Financial gained 50 cents to end at $138 in trading 231 stock units. Scotiabank advanced 68 cents to end at $78, with 193 units crossing the market, Trinidad & Tobago NGL dropped 30 cents to $21.50 with an exchange of 5,322 shares, Trinidad Cement ended at $3.90 after an exchange of 400 stock units. Unilever Caribbean popped 9 cents to close at $12.89 after a transfer of 1,291 stocks and West Indian Tobacco dipped 5 cents in closing at $21.95, with 1,659 units crossing the exchange.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Sharp jump for major stocks on Trinidad Exchange

Trading bounced sharply on Wednesday on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange, following the closure of the market for the long Christmas break, with a 182 percent rise in the volume of stocks traded as the value surged 255 percent more than on Friday, resulting in the trading of 23 securities up from 16 on Friday, with prices of seven rising, nine declining and seven remaining unchanged, resulting in a big jump in the main indices as prices of Ansa McAl, Republic Financial, Trinidad & Tobago NGL and Clico Investment jumped more than $1.
The Composite Index climbed 20.41 points to 1,351.20, the All T&T Index jumped 38.67 points to 2,039.80 and the Cross-Listed Index popped 0.12 points to settle at 85.99.
Investors traded 740,203 shares for $16,479,131 up from 262,773 units at $4,643,397 on Friday. An average of 32,183 units were traded at $716,484 compared to 16,423 shares at $290,212 on Friday. Trading month to date averages 43,719 shares at $486,944 versus 44,559 units at $470,237 on the previous trading day. The average trade for November amounts to 51,348 at $461,794.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows six stocks ending with bids higher than their last selling prices and one with a lower offer.
At the close, Ansa McAl jumped $7.50 in closing at $59, with 167 shares clearing the market, Ansa Merchant Bank dropped $1 to end at $44 after 529 stocks cleared the market, Calypso Macro Investment Fund fell 35 cents to $21.15 after a transfer of 67 units. CinemaOne remained at $7.25, with 108 stock units changing hands, Clico Investment Fund rose $1.44 in ending at $29, with 341,952 stock units crossing the market, First Citizens Group ended at $52 after an exchange of 3,321 stocks. FirstCaribbean International Bank increased 10 cents to $5.80 in switching ownership of 100 units, GraceKennedy declined 30 cents to $4.20 in an exchange of 383 shares, Guardian Holdings gained 34 cents to end at $27.35 after 172 stock units were traded. JMMB Group dipped 4 cents to $1.91 with 1,050 stocks changing hands, L.J. Williams B share shed 40 cents in ending at $2.35, with 554 units crossing the exchange, Massy Holdings ended at $4.50 with a transfer of 7,798 shares. National Enterprises ended at $3.27 after exchanging 180,000 stock units, National Flour Mills ended at $1.60 with the swapping of 10 shares, NCB Financial slipped 1 cent to close at $4.55 with investors transferring 4,530 units. One Caribbean Media fell 39 cents to a 52 weeks’ low of $3.30 with an exchange of 300 stocks, Point Lisas shed 31 cents in closing at $3.19, with 306 units crossing the market, Prestige Holdings dipped 50 cents in ending at $6.10 after an exchange of 1,510 stocks. Republic Financial popped $2.60 to close at $139 as investors exchanged 203 shares, Scotiabank advanced 20 cents to end at $78.39 in trading 25,884 stock units, Trinidad & Tobago NGL rallied $1.77 to a 52 weeks’ high of $23.97 as 82,590 stock units passed through the market. Unilever Caribbean remained at $12.89 with an exchange of 626 stocks and West Indian Tobacco remained at $22 after 88,043 units crossed the market.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Another day of rising prices on TTSE

Rising stocks were the dominant feature of market activity on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Thursday as the volume of stocks traded slipped 4 percent with a 41 percent more value than on Wednesday resulting in 19 securities trading compared with 18 on Wednesday, with prices of eight rising, three declining and eight remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 1,002,558 shares for $14,185,030 versus 1,043,504 stock units at $10,036,140 on Wednesday.
An average of 52,766 shares were traded at $746,581 compared with 57,972 units at $557,563 on Wednesday. Trading month to date averaged 6,059 shares at $479,839 versus 45,606 units at $461,803 on the previous day. November closed with an average trade of 51,348 at $461,794.
The Composite Index added 2.25 points to close at 1,331.74, the All T&T Index popped 5.23 points to 2,004.55 and the Cross-Listed Index dipped 0.13 points to settle at 85.63.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows two stocks ended with a bid higher than their last selling prices and two with lower offers.
At the close, Angostura Holdings remained at $24 after switching ownership of 25,000 shares, Ansa McAl advanced 10 cents to $51.50, with 16,985 stocks crossing the exchange, Ansa Merchant Bank gained $2.50 to end at $45 in trading 4,406 stock units. CinemaOne popped 50 cents in closing at a 52 weeks’ high of $7.25, with 70 units crossing the market, Clico Investment Fund rose $1.70 in ending at $28.50 as investors exchanged 194,415 stocks, First Citizens Group increased $1 to end at $52 in exchanging 1,036 stock units. GraceKennedy ended at $4.50 and finished with just three shares changing hands, Guardian Holdings popped 2 cents to $27.01 after a transfer of 45,191 shares, JMMB Group dipped 4 cents to $1.91 after 35,534 shares changed hands. Massy Holdings remained at $4.50 with investors trading 188,287 stock units, National Enterprises declined 13 cents to $3.27 as 200,047 units passed through the market, NCB Financial ended at $4.56 with a transfer of 4,053 stocks. Point Lisas remained at $3.50 in an exchange of 21 shares, Republic Financial shed $1 in ending at $139 while exchanging 100 stocks, Scotiabank rallied 29 cents to end at $78.19 after trading 21,408 stock units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL rose $1.17 to $23.50, with 59,654 units clearing the market, Trinidad Cement ended at $3.90 and closed, with 175,911 stock units passing through the market, Unilever Caribbean remained at $12.89 in an exchange of 7,737 shares and West Indian Tobacco ended at $22 after trading 22,700 units.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Jump in activities on Trinidad Exchange

Investors pumped more funds into the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Wednesday, but the volume of stocks traded declined 29 percent, with the value 11 percent more than on Tuesday resulting from trading in 18 securities down from 22 on Tuesday, with six stocks rising, one declining and 11 remaining unchanged, with the heavily weighted Republic Financial jumping $2.88 to push the market indices much higher at the close.
Investors traded 1,043,504 shares for $10,036,140 versus 1,477,165 stock units at $9,077,584 on Tuesday. An average of 57,972 units were traded at $557,563 compared with 67,144 shares at $412,617 on Tuesday, with trading month to date averaging 45,606 shares at $461,803 versus 44,759 units at $455,249 on the previous day. The average trade for November amounts to 51,348 at $461,794.
The Composite Index climbed 17.83 points to 1,329.49, the All T&T Index jumped 24.00 points to 1,999.32 and the Cross-Listed Index advanced 1.57 points to settle at 85.76.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows four stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and three with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s remained at $50 after 5,000 shares were traded, Angostura Holdings ended at $24 in an exchange of 118 stock units, Ansa McAl remained at $51.40 with the swapping of 513 units. Ansa Merchant Bank ended at $42.50 after 1,500 stocks passed through the market, Clico Investment Fund popped 5 cents to close at $26.80 with 59,532 stock units changing hands, First Citizens Group rose 95 cents to close at $51 with an exchange of 4,175 units. FirstCaribbean International Bank rallied 60 cents to end at $5.70 after exchanging 44,577 stocks, GraceKennedy remained at $4.50, with 477 shares changing hands, Guardian Holdings ended at $26.99, with 10,584 stocks crossing the exchange. Massy Holdings remained at $4.50 in an exchange of 818,196 shares, National Enterprises gained 14 cents after ending at $3.40 with a transfer of 50,000 stock units, National Flour Mills ended at $1.50 as investors exchanged 1,046 units. NCB Financial remained at $4.56 in trading 14,947 units, Republic Financial popped $2.88 in closing at $140 while exchanging 20,206 stocks, Scotiabank ended at $77.90 with investors transferring 6,136 stock units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL dipped 10 cents to $22.33 after trading 1,875 shares, Unilever Caribbean rallied 4 cents to close at $12.89, with 70 stocks crossing the market and West Indian Tobacco ended at $22 with an exchange of 4,552 stock units.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Rising stocks dominant on Trinidad Exchange

Stocks mostly rose on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Tuesday, resulting in 22 securities trading up from 19 on Monday, with prices of 12 rising, five declining and five remaining unchanged following a 436 percent increase in the volume of stocks traded valued 8 percent more than on Monday, but a big fall in the price of Republic Financial pulled the market index down.  
Investors exchanged 1,477,165 shares for $ 9,077,584 up from 275,828 units at $8,396,880 on Monday. An average of 67,144 units were traded at $412,617 compared with 14,517 shares at $441,941 on Monday. Trading month to date averages 44,759 shares at $455,249 versus 42,716 units at $459,141 on the previous day. The average trade for November amounts to 51,348 at $461,794.
The Composite Index shed 7.27 points to 1,311.66, the All T&T Index declined 10.54 points to 1,975.32 and the Cross-Listed Index fell 0.53 points to settle at 84.19.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and two with lower offers.

Republic Financial suffered the biggest fall of $2.88 on Tuesday.

At the close, Angostura Holdings remained at $24 with a transfer of 345 shares, Ansa McAl rallied 5 cents in ending at $51.40 with 527 units changing hands, Ansa Merchant Bank increased 30 cents to close at $42.50 with investors transferring 1,000 stock units. Calypso Macro Investment Fund climbed $1 in closing at $21.50 after trading 45 stocks, CinemaOne rose 25 cents to $6.75 in an exchange of 348 units, Clico Investment Fund declined 25 cents to close at $26.75, with 24,471 stock units crossing the exchange. Endeavour Holdings popped 45 cents in ending at $8.75 with an exchange of 1,000 stocks, First Citizens Group ended at $50.05 with 3,172 shares clearing the market, FirstCaribbean International Bank dipped 23 cents to $5.10 in switching ownership of 6,971 stocks. GraceKennedy remained at $4.50 in trading 1,100 stock units, Guardian Holdings gained 89 cents to $26.99 after exchanging 2,369 shares, JMMB Group advanced 4 cents to close at $1.95 while exchanging 300 units.

L.J. Williams B share popped 35 cents to end at a 52 weeks’ high of $2.75 as investors traded 100 shares, Massy Holdings climbed 5 cents in closing at $4.50, with 1,357,706 stocks passed through the market, National Enterprises ended at $3.26 after trading 21,331 units. National Flour Mills dropped 5 cents to $1.50 with 2,300 stock units crossing the market, Point Lisas ended at $3.50 after a transfer of 1,525 stocks, Republic Financial shed $2.88 to end at $137.12 in an exchange of 3,362 shares. Scotiabank advanced 90 cents to close at $77.90 after exchanging 8,508 units, Trinidad & Tobago NGL rallied 18 cents in ending at $22.43 with the swapping of 21,764 stock units, Unilever Caribbean fell 15 cents to $12.85 after 12,019 stocks changed hands and West Indian Tobacco rose 1 cent to $22, with 6,902 shares crossing the market.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Trading dips on TTSE Thursday

The volume and value of stocks trading fell on Thursday on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange, with the volume traded declining by 86 percent with 36 percent lesser value than Wednesday after 22 securities were exchanged up from 18 on Wednesday and ended with prices of six stocks rising, five declining and 11 remaining unchanged.
Investors exchanged 336,879 shares for $7,346,724 down from 2,360,030 stock units at $11,385,728 on Wednesday.
An average of 15,313 units were traded for $333,942 compared to 131,113 shares at $632,540 on Wednesday. Trading for the month to date averages 43,106 shares at $587,176 compared with 49,825 units at $648,397 on the previous day. Trading in November averaged 51,348 shares at $461,794.
The Composite Index slipped 5.35 points to1,298.33, the All T&T Index lost 4.45 points to close at 1,960.21 and the Cross-Listed Index lost 0.88 points to settle at 82.59.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ending with bids higher than their last selling prices and four with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s remained at $44 after an exchange of 15,276 shares, Angostura Holdings ended at $24 as investors exchanged 3,012 stock units, Ansa Merchant Bank ended at $42.20 in switching ownership of 1,078 units. Calypso Macro Investment Fund gained 5 cents to close at $21.55 in trading 3,793 stocks, Clico Investment Fund shed 80 cents in closing at $28.20 with a transfer of 65,441 units, Endeavour Holdings remained at $8.30 with 400 stocks clearing the market. First Citizens Group climbed 11 cents to end at $50.01 in an exchange of 41,566 shares, FirstCaribbean International Bank dropped 30 cents to $5.15 in trading 15,680 stock units, GraceKennedy fell 37 cents in closing at $4.12, with 8,752 stocks crossing the exchange. Guardian Holdings advanced 20 cents in ending at $26 with investors transferring 65,463 shares, JMMB Group popped 5 cents to close at $1.90, with 15,499 stock units crossing the market, L.J. Williams B share ended at $2.50 with an exchange of 300 units. Massy Holdings fell 4 cents to $4.46 after an exchange of 14,739 stocks, National Enterprises rose 5 cents to $3.30 in the swapping of 55,345 shares, NCB Financial remained at $4.56 in exchanging 3,113 units. Prestige Holdings rallied 40 cents to close at $6.70, with 6,427 stock units changing hands, Republic Financial declined $2.13 to $135 with an exchange of 1,066 stock units, Scotiabank remained at $77 after a transfer of 300 units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL ended at $21.24 in exchanging 232 shares, Trinidad Cement remained at $3.85 as 9,528 stocks passed through the market, Unilever Caribbean ended at $13.18 after an exchange of 1,510 stocks and West Indian Tobacco ended at $21.25 with 8,359 stock units crossing the market.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.