Junior Market drops points – Monday

The Junior Market fell at the close of trading on Monday with 19 securities changing hands, the same number on Friday, the market Index declined by 14.28 points to close at 2,933.45.
At the close of trading the prices of 5 securities advanced, 9 declined and 5 remained unchanged
Trading ended with an exchange of just 464,517 units valued at a mere $1,948,493 down sharply from 2,462,706 units valued at $9,020,103 on Friday.
Market activity ended with an average of 24,448 units for an average of $102,552 compared to an average of 129,616 units for an average of $474,742 on Friday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 132,910 units at $537,913 compared to 266,611 units at $566,937 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 5 stocks ending with bids higher than the last selling prices and 3 with lower offers.
At the close of the market, AMG Packaging ended with a loss of 7 cents at $2, trading 51,250 stock units, Blue Power concluded trading with a loss of $3.16 at $36.83, with 1,000 units, Caribbean Flavours traded at $11, with 196 stock units, Caribbean Producers finished trading at $5, with 5,486 units, Derrimon Trading concluded trading with a loss of 5 cents at $9.45, with 17,429 shares. Elite Diagnostic settled 17 cents higher at $3.32, with 126,731 units, Eppley ended trading with a loss of 1 cent at $9.40, with 2,000 shares, Express Catering traded 40 cents higher at $5.70, with 890 shares, FosRich Group finished trading 9 cents higher at $2.50, with 3,060 shares. GWest Corporation ended with a loss of 5 cents at $2.45, with 15,300 units, Honey Bun concluded trading with a loss of 20 cents at $4.40, exchanging 4,961 shares, Iron Rock finished at $3, with 49,100 shares, Jamaican Teas ended trading with a loss of 45 cents at $4.55, after 20,000 stock units changed hands. Jetcon Corporation traded with a loss of 30 cents at $4.20, with 12,706 units, Knutsford Express ended at $14, with 7,200 shares, Lasco Distributors concluded trading with a loss of 15 cents at $4, exchanging 68,550 stock units, Lasco Financial finished 14 cents higher at $5.34, with 206 units. Lasco Manufacturing settled at $4, with 13,010 shares and Stationery and Office closed 10 cents higher at $6, with 65,442 units changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Junior Market jumps 47 points – Friday

The Junior Market fell at the close of trading on Friday with 19 securities changing hands as the prices of 7 securities advanced, 5 declined and 7 remained unchanged as market Index jumped 46.58 points to 2,947.73.
Trading ended with an exchange of 2,462,706 units valued at $9,020,103 up sharply from 1,190,114 units valued at $4,531,582 on Thursday.
Market activity ended with an average of 129,616 units for an average of $474,742 compared to an average of 62,638 units for an average of $997,673 on Thursday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 266,611 units at $566,937 compared to 140,892 units at $573,523 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 3 stocks ending with bids higher than the last selling prices and 6 with lower offers.
At the close of the market, Caribbean Cream ended trading 80 cents higher at $4.80, with 30,000 shares changing hands, Caribbean Producers rose 35 cents to close at $5, with 14,955 units, Consolidated Bakeries closed with a loss of 5 cents at $1.95, trading 542 shares, Derrimon Trading concluded trading 10 cents higher at $9.50, with 40,270 shares, Elite Diagnostic settled with a loss of 5 cents at $3.15, exchanging 129,503 units. FosRich Group fell 14 cents to $2.41, with 13,924 shares, General Accident closed with a loss of 14 cents at $3.01, with 4,967 stock units trading, GWest Corporation ended at $2.50, with 9,050 units, Honey Bun concluded trading 15 cents higher at $4.60, with 86,460 shares. Iron Rock finished at $3, with 200,000 shares, ISP Finance settled 1 cent higher at $15.01, with 30,000 shares, Jetcon Corporation traded 25 cents higher at $4.50, with 131,031 units, KLE Group closed at $2.45, with 3,383 shares. Lasco Distributors concluded trading 13 cents higher at $4.15, with 147,874 stock units, Lasco Financial finished at $5.20, with 194,766 units, Lasco Manufacturing closed at $4, with 126,625 shares, Stationery and Office closed at $5.90, with 231,203 units and tTech concluded trading with a loss of 28 cents at $5.50, as 68,153 shares traded. In the junior market preference segment, newly listed Derrimon Trading 9% preference share closed at $2, with 1,000,000 stock units changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Junior Market consolidating – Tuesday

 

Stationery & Office Supplies traded at new record high on Tuesday.

At the close of Junior Market activities, 20 securities changed hands compared 24 securities on Monday leading to declines in the prices of 7, with 6 rising, while 7 remained unchanged and leading to the Junior Market Index declining 1.38 points to 2,904.57.
Trading ended with an exchange of 1,074,280 units valued at $4,821,468 compared with 1,793,298 units valued at $7,093,168.
Market activity ended with an average of 53,714 units for an average of $241,073 compared to an average of 74,721 units for an average of $295,549 on Monday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 139,096 units at $564,194 compared to 147,346 units at $595,413 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 9 stocks ending with bids higher than the last selling prices and 4 with lower offers.
At the close of the market, AMG Packaging ended at $2, with 22,875 stock units changing hands, Cargo Handlers settled with a loss of 48 cents at $9.55, with 4,340 shares, Caribbean Cream ended trading with a loss of $1.30 to $4.50, with 17,648 shares changing hands, Caribbean Flavours traded at $11, with 4,000 stock units, Caribbean Producers finished trading at $5, with 1,420 units. Elite Diagnostic settled with a loss of 24 cents at $3.19, with 97,662 units, Express Catering traded with a loss of 5 cents at $5.25, with 92,624 shares, FosRich Group finished trading 15 cents higher at $2.55, with 17,000 units, General Accident closed 5 cents higher at $3, with 167,500 stock units. Honey Bun concluded trading 2 cents higher at $4.42, with 5,895 shares, ISP Finance settled with a loss of 1 cent at $14.99, exchanging 933 shares, Jamaican Teas ended trading at $5, with 80,444 stock units, Jetcon Corporation traded at $4.15, with 35,793 units. Knutsford Express ended $1.52 higher at $14, with 4,907 shares, Lasco Financial finished with a loss of 8 cents at $5.20, trading 136,497 units, Lasco Manufacturing settled 1 cent higher at $4, with 137,622 shares, Main Event ended trading 5 cents higher at $6.05, with 11,963 shares. Paramount Trading ended at $3.10, with 47,094 stock units changing hands and Stationery and Office closed at $6, after trading at an intraday record high of $6.20 with 177,063 units. In the Junior Market preference segment, Eppley ended with a loss of 25 cents at $6, trading 11,000 stock shares.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Stationery & Office at record close – Monday

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SOS ended at a record close on Monday & poised to go higher.

Stationery and Office (SOS) ended trading at a record closing high of $6 on Monday, even as Investors cut the prices of the majority of Junior Market stocks.
SOS price hit $6 for the second time since listing in August last year but it is the first time that it closed at the high. The stock has broken out of a narrow trading channel that is was in since November last year. New resistance is just above the latest closing price. The move higher was greeted by aggressive buying shortly after the market opened on Monday and ended with a bid at $6.
At the close of market activities, 24 securities changed hands compared 19 securities changing hands on Friday leading to declines in the prices of 15 and gains in only 4, while 5 remained unchanged. The Junior Market Index dropped 49.71 points to close at 2,905.95. Trading ended with an exchange of 1,793,298 units valued at $7,093,168 compared with 1,167,347 units valued at $4,190,359.
Market activity ended with an average of 74,721 units for an average of $295,549 compared to an average of 61,439 units for an average of $220,545 on Friday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 147,346 units at $595,413 compared to 156,870 units at $634,740 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 7 stocks ending with bids higher than the last selling prices and 5 with lower offers.
At the close of the market, Caribbean Cream ended trading with a loss of 15 cents at $5.80, with 8,400 shares, Caribbean Flavours traded with a loss of 50 cents at $11, with 9,100 stock units, Caribbean Producers finished trading with a loss of 50 cents at $5, with 137,779 units, Consolidated Bakeries closed with a loss of 5 cents at $1.95, with 19,158 shares, Derrimon Trading concluded trading 7 cents higher at $9, with 9,343 shares. Elite Diagnostic settled 4 cents higher at $3.43, with 303,573 units, Eppley ended trading with a loss of 9 cents at $9.51, with 288 shares, Express Catering traded at $5.30, with 2,639 shares, FosRich Group finished trading at $2.40, with 11,040 shares. General Accident closed with a loss of 5 cents at $2.95, with 229,895 stock units, GWest Corporation ended with a loss of 59 cents at $2.50, with 179,700 units, Honey Bun concluded trading with a loss of 35 cents at $4.40, with 6,500 shares, Iron Rock finished at $3, with 109,700 shares. Jamaican Teas ended trading with a loss of 16 cents at $5, with 750 stock units, Jetcon Corporation traded at $4.15, with 18,938 units, KLE Group closed with a loss of 5 cents at $2.45, with 11,500 shares, Knutsford Express ended with a loss of 1.52 cents at $12.48, with 850 shares. Lasco Distributors concluded trading $4.02 higher at $4.02, with 160,040 stock units, Lasco Financial finished with a loss of 2 cents at $5.28, with 8,970 units, Lasco Manufacturing settled with a loss of 1 cent at $3.99, with 271,118 shares, Main Event ended trading with a loss of 4 cents at $6, with 14,067 shares. Medical Disposables traded at $5.10, with 7,400 shares, Stationery and Office closed 48 cents to a record closing high of $6, with 267,550 units and tTech concluded trading 5 cents higher at $5.80, with 5,000 shares changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Junior Market retreats – Friday

The Junior Market declined by 4.35 points to close at 2,955.66 on Friday after only 5 securities advanced, 9 declined and 5 remained unchanged.
At the close of market activities, 19 securities changed hands compared 23 securities changing hands on Thursday. Trading ended with an exchange of 1,167,347 units valued at $4,190,359 compared with 2,784,726 units valued at $12,698,406.
Market activity ended with an average of 61,439 units for an average of $220,545 compared to an average of 121,075 units for an average of $552,105 on Thursday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 156,870 units at $634,740 compared to 167,926 units at $682,726 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 4 stocks ending with bids higher than the last selling prices and 9 with lower offers, suggesting continuation of fluidity in price changes.
At the close of the market, AMG Packaging ended trading with a loss of 10 cents at $2, with 286,794 stock units changing hands, Caribbean Producers declined by 10 cents to $5.50, with 2,908 units, Consolidated Bakeries closed at $2, with 9,542 shares, Derrimon Trading climbed 41 cents to close at $8.93, with 25,100 shares trading, Elite Diagnostic settled with a loss of 9 cents at $3.39, while exchanging 384,979 units. Express Catering closed at $5.30, with 1,000 shares changing hands, FosRich Group finished trading with a loss of 3 cents at $2.40, with 70,133 shares, General Accident closed at $3, with 5,000 stock units, Honey Bun concluded trading 15 cents higher at $4.75, with 12,000 shares. Iron Rock finished at $3, with 50,000 shares, ISP Finance settled at $15, with 24,179 shares, Jetcon Corporation traded 4 cents higher at $4.15, with 41,580 units, Knutsford Express ended with a loss of 40 cents at $14, trading 3,959 shares. Lasco Distributors settled $4.05 higher at $4.05, with 84,500 shares, changing hands, Lasco Financial concluded trading with a loss of 20 cents at $5.30, with 2,289 stock units, Lasco Manufacturing finished with a loss of 2 cents at $4, exchanging 86,615 units, Paramount Trading traded 5 cents higher at $3.10, with 24,350 shares, Stationery and Office rose 2 cents to $5.52, with 41,800 stock units and tTech ended with a loss of 5 cents at $5.75, with 10,619 shares changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Junior Market softness continues – Tuesday

The Junior Market slipped again marginally on Tuesday by 0.92 points to close at 2,934.94 after an adverse advance, decline ratio 2 to 3 with securities trading climbing sharply over Monday’s level.
At the close of market activities, 26 securities changed hands compared 15 securities changing hands on Monday. The prices of just 6 stocks advanced, 9 declined and 11 remained unchanged.
Trading ended with an exchange of 4,365,939 units valued at $14,517,264 compared with 3,553,595 units valued at $11,612,887.
Market activity ended with an average of 167,921 units for an average of $558,356 compared to an average of 236,906 units for an average of $774,192 on Monday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 196,383 units at $783,941 compared to 204,255 units at $846,336 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 7 stocks ending with bids higher than the last selling prices and 4 with lower offers, suggesting the continuation of fluidity in price changes.
At the close of the market, Access Financial closed with a loss of 50 cents at $50.50, trading 1,000 shares, AMG Packaging ended 5 cents higher at $2.05, with 442,159 stock units, Blue Power concluded trading with a loss of $2.01 at $39.99, with just 141 units, Caribbean Cream ended with a loss of 2 cents at $5.98, with 12,000 shares, Caribbean Flavours traded 50 cents higher at $11.50, with 23,478 stock units. Caribbean Producers finished trading with a loss of 1 cent at $4.99, with 52,762 units, Consolidated Bakeries closed at $2, with 16,221 shares, Dolphin Cove finished 20 cents higher at $17.20, with 70,611 stock units, Elite Diagnostic settled with a loss of 5 cents at $3.30, with 133,727 units. Express Catering traded at $5.25, with 2,500 shares, FosRich Group finished trading at $2.50, with 56,599 shares, Honey Bun concluded trading at $4.65, with 3,000 shares, Iron Rock finished at $3, with 3,300,000 shares. Jamaican Teas ended trading at $5.30, with 18,239 stock units, Jetcon Corporation traded 8 cents higher at $4.18, with 15,769 units, Key Insurance finished trading with a loss of 3 cents at $3, with 5,100 shares, KLE Group closed with a loss of 1 cent at $2.52, with 1,000 shares. Knutsford Express ended 40 cents higher at $14.40, with 988 shares, Lasco Distributors concluded trading at $4.10, with 22,436 stock units, Lasco Financial finished with a loss of 13 cents at $5.50, with 14,053 units, Lasco Manufacturing settled at $4, with 41,267 shares. Main Event ended trading 20 cents higher at $6.20, with 1,000 shares, Medical Disposables traded at $5.10, with 1,433 shares, Paramount Trading finished trading at $3.08, with 15,000 stock units, Stationery and Office closed at $5.55, with 53,440 units and tTech concluded trading with a loss of 19 cents at $5.80, with 62,016 shares changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

9 Junior Market stocks up 5 down – Friday

The Junior Market slipped again on Friday by 5.49 points to close at 2,952.96 even as advancing stocks beat out declining stocks by almost a 2 to 1 ratio.
At the close of market activities, more securities traded than the day before but with lower volume as 20 securities changed hands. The prices of 9 advanced, 5 declined and 6 remained unchanged, compared 17 securities changing hands on Thursday.
Trading ended with an exchange of 1,131,667 units valued at $5,121,527 compared with 2,627,003 units valued at $9,951,186.
Market activity ended with an average of 56,583 units for an average of $256,076 compared to an average of 154,530 units for an average of $585,364 on Thursday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 198,056 units at $860,035 compared to 246,012 units at $1,064,766 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 6 stocks ending with the bid higher than the last selling price and 7 with lower offers, suggesting the continuation of fluidity in price changes.
At the close of the market, AMG Packaging ended 5 cents higher at $2.05, with 41,930 stock units changing hands, CAC 2000 finished with a loss of 69 cents at $8.01, with 12,000 shares, Caribbean Flavours traded at $11, with 7,300 stock units, Caribbean Producers finished trading at $5, with 455,060 units, Dolphin Cove finished at $17.10, with 600 stock units trading. Elite Diagnostic settled with a loss of 1 cent at $3.30, with an exchange of 81,202 units after trading earlier in the session at a record high of $3.45. Express Catering traded 5 cents higher at $5.30, with 58,020 shares, FosRich Group finished trading at $2.50, with 24,058 shares, Jetcon Corporation traded with a loss of 5 cents at $4.10, while trading 37,746 units. Key Insurance finished trading with a loss of 15 cents at $3.85, with 47,669 shares, KLE Group closed 3 cents higher at $2.53, with 3,529 shares, Knutsford Express ended at $14, with 300 shares, Lasco Distributors concluded trading 5 cents higher at $4.05, with 136,039 stock units. Lasco Financial finished with a loss of 75 cents at $4.95, with 59,950 units, Lasco Manufacturing settled 15 cents higher at $4.14, with 104,000 shares, Main Event ended trading at $6, with 500 shares, Medical Disposables traded 10 cents higher at $5.10, with 1,798 shares. Paramount Trading rose by 2 cents to end at $3.10, with 21,265 stock units, Stationery and Office closed 5 cents higher at $5.55, with 27,209 units and tTech concluded trading 2 cents higher at $5.99, with 11,492 shares changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Fewer Junior Market companies trade – Thursday

The Junior Market slipped 8.33 points to close at 2,958.45 on Thursday as declining stocks beat advancing almost by a 2 to 1 ratio as the number of companies trading fell from Wednesday’s level.
At the close of market activities, 17 securities changed hands, the prices of 5 advanced, 9 declined and 3 remained unchanged, compared 21 securities changing hands on Wednesday.
Trading ended with an exchange of 2,627,003 units valued at $9,951,186 compared with 1,622,159 units valued at $6,560,444.
Market activity ended with an average of 154,530 units for an average of $585,364 compared to an average of 77,246 units for an average of $312,402 on Wednesday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 246,012 units at $1,064,766 compared to 283,041 units at $1,258,810 on the prior trading day. March closed with an average of 149,999 units valued at $623,819, for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 5 stocks ending with the bid higher than the last selling price and 6 with lower offers.
At the close of the market, AMG Packaging ended with a loss of 15 cents at $2, trading 449,644 shares, Caribbean Flavours traded 4 cents higher at $11, with 8,288 stock units, Caribbean Producers finished trading at $5, with a mere 203 units, Consolidated Bakeries closed with a loss of 2 cents at $2, with 23,902 shares, Elite Diagnostic settled 1 cent higher at $3.31, with 238,216 units. Eppley ended trading 13,000 shares and rose 10 cents to $9.60, Express Catering lost 10 cents at $5.25, with 291,235 shares trading, General Accident closed with a loss of 5 cents at $2.95, exchanging 22,000 stock units, GWest Corporation ended with a loss of 1 cent at $3.09, exchanging 35,475 units. Honey Bun concluded trading after falling 5 cents to $4.65, with 6,000 shares, Jamaican Teas ended trading at $5.30, with 25,000 stock units, Jetcon Corporation traded 10 cents higher at $4.15, with 81,862 units, Key Insurance finished trading with a loss of 65 cents at $4, after 501,651 shares changed hands. Lasco Distributors lost 5 cents to end at $4, with 853,641 stock units, Lasco Financial finished 70 cents higher at $5.70, with 24,256 units, Lasco Manufacturing settled with a loss of 1 cent at $3.99, with 52,230 shares and Medical Disposables traded at $5, with just 400 shares changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Junior Market softens on Tuesday

Lasco Distributors traded 3.385 million shares on Tuesday.

The Junior Market Index shed 26.16 points to close at 2,904.96 on Tuesday, one day after the government announced a new Minister of Finance, closing prices in the main market of the exchange also reflected negative reaction.
At the close of market activities, 24 securities changing hands, the prices of 8 securities advanced, 9 declined and 7 remained unchanged compared to a total of from 18 securities changing hands on Monday.
Trading ended with an exchange of 7,383,582 units valued at $28,485,859, compared with 1,101,351 units valued at $3,914,113.37 from 18 securities changing hands on Monday.
Market activity ended with an average of 307,649 units for an average of $1,186,911 compared to an average of 61,186 units for an average of $217,451 on Monday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 149,286 units at $625,633, compared to an average of 139,878 units at $592,290 on the previous trading day. February closed with an average of 338,697 units at an average value of $1,495,774 for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 4 stocks ending with the bid higher than the last selling price and 6 with lower offers.
At the close of the market, AMG Packaging ended 20 cents higher at $2.20, with 103,890 stock units, Caribbean Flavours fell 6 cents to $10.96, with 8,100 stock units, Caribbean Producers finished trading at $4.67, with 3,399 units, Consolidated Bakeries closed with a loss of 2 cents at $2.02, trading 24,587 shares, Dolphin Cove lost 10 cents and close at $17.90, with 318 stock units. Elite Diagnostic settled 5 cents higher at $3.25, with 181,010 units, Eppley ended trading with a loss of 64 cents at $9.50, with 2,096 shares, Express Catering traded at $5.10, with 152,823 shares, FosRich Group finished trading 10 cents higher at $2.50, with 77,438 shares. General Accident closed 6 cents higher at $3.19, with 151,930 stock units, GWest Corporation ended with a loss of 5 cents at $2.70, with 1,500 units, Honey Bun concluded trading with a loss of 33 cents at $4.40, with 55,099 shares, Iron Rock finished at $3, with 225,500 shares. Jamaican Teas ended trading with a loss of 6 cents at $4.45, with 48,552 stock units, Jetcon Corporation traded at $4.25, with 45,338 units, Key Insurance finished trading with a loss of 25 cents at $3.85, with 1,002,431 shares, Knutsford Express ended with a loss of $1 at $13, with 17,804 shares. Lasco Distributors concluded trading at $4.05, with 3,385,845 stock units changing hands, Lasco Financial finished at $4.92, with 106,216 units, Lasco Manufacturing settled 25 cents higher at $4.25, with 1,693,871 shares, Main Event ended trading 9 cents higher at $5.90, with 36,685 shares. Medical Disposables traded at $5, with 5,746 shares, Paramount Trading finished trading with a loss of 15 cents at $3, with 50,677 stock units and Stationery and Office closed at $5.50, with 2,727 units changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Junior Market lost ground on Thursday

Junior Market activity resulted in with just 9 security advancing, 9 declining and 7 remaining unchanged, with the Junior Market Index declined by 20.97 points to close at 2,883.99.
Trading ended on Thursday with an exchange of 2,139,884 units valued at $8,911,130 from 25 securities, compared with 994,247 units valued at $3,815,366 from 20 securities changing hands on Wednesday.
Trading ended with an average of 85,595 units for an average of $356,445 compared to an average of 49,712 units for an average of $190,768 on Wednesday. The average volume and value for the month to date, amounts to 148,477 units at $632,276, compared to an average of 153,101 units at $652,558 on the previous trading day. February closed with an average of 338,697 units at an average value of $1,495,774 for each security traded.
IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows just 4 stocks ending with the bid higher than the last selling price and 7 with lower offers.
At the close of the market, Access Financial closed with a loss of $1 at $50, with 100 shares, AMG Packaging ended at $2, with 150,000 stock units changing hands, Caribbean Cream ended trading at $5.99, with 8,000 shares, Caribbean Flavours traded at $10.90, with 2,600 stock units, Caribbean Producers finished trading 22 cents higher at $4.67, with 9,740 units. Consolidated Bakeries closed with a loss of 4 cents at $2, with 1,000 shares, Elite Diagnostic gained 1 cent and closed at $3.12, with 116,140 units, Eppley ended trading 14 cents higher at $10.14, with 300 shares, Express Catering traded with a rise of 10 cents at $4.60, with 63,082 shares. FosRich Group finished trading 331,255 shares and gained 25 cents to $2.65, General Accident closed at $3.19, with 4,591 stock units, GWest Corporation ended 10 cents higher at $2.80, with 17,000 units changing hands, Honey Bun concluded trading with a loss of 9 cents at $4.30, with 32,617 shares. Iron Rock finished 5 cents higher at $3.10, with 28,125 shares, Jamaican Teas ended trading with a loss of 49 cents at $4.01, with 48,257 stock units, Jetcon Corporation closed with a loss of 7 cents at $4.18, with 9,600 units, KLE Group fell 3 cents to $2.30, with 200 shares. Knutsford Express ended at $14.48, with 4,477 shares, Lasco Distributors concluded trading at $4, with 48,710 stock units, Lasco Financial finished with a loss of 20 cents at $4.80, with 1,037,165 units, Lasco Manufacturing settled with a loss of 21 cents at $3.99, with 38,735 shares. Main Event ended trading 19 cents higher at $6, with 121,618 shares and Stationery and Office closed at $5.50, with 54,848 units. In the Junior Market preference segment, Eppley 8.25% ended with a loss of 29 cents at $7, with 8,324 stock units, Eppley 9.5% finished 80 cents higher at 52 weeks’ high of $6.25, with 3,400 shares, changing hands.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.