More Junior Market stocks rose

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange closed on Wednesday with a slight dip in the market Index of 3.64 points to close at 3,444.70 as more stocks rose than declined.  
 IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading was negative and pointing to the possibility of more declines as 5 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 4 closing with lower offers.
At the close of market activities, the prices of 11 securities advanced, 7 declined and 9 remained unchanged with 27 securities changing hands, compared to 30 on Monday and resulting in an exchange of 53,025,384 units valued at $252,714,577 compared to 2,481,939 units valued at $10,695,407 on Tuesday.
Trading ended with an average of 1,963,903 units for an average of $9,359,799 in contrast to 82,731 units for an average of $356,514 on Tuesday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to units 1,421,017 valued at $3,530,472 and previously 1,502,456 units for $3,331,836. August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
Stocks closing with price changes| AMG Packaging ended market activity exchanging 471,175 shares to close at $1.80 after falling 20 cents, Caribbean Producers climbed 5 cents after investors exchanged 51,245,360 shares to close at $4.80, Derrimon Trading climbed 8 cents and exchanged 12,870 shares at $2.55. Elite Diagnostic climbed 24 cents and exchanged 25,332 shares at $5.70, Everything Fresh lost 3 cents in trading 71,727 shares to close at $1.26, Express Catering fell 50 cents in trading of 18,368 units at $6. Fontana closed 35 cents higher at $8.10, with 227,440 stock units trading, General Accident climbed 85 cents and exchanged 108,732 shares at $6.40 but only after it traded at an intraday high of $7.20. Honey Bun ended trading with 10,317 shares, after rising 18 cents to end at $5.99, Indies Pharma climbed 8 cents and exchanged 28,817 shares at $3.45, Iron Rock Insurance added 5 cents in exchanging 76,090 shares at $4. Limners and Bards ended with a loss of 1 cent at $2.95 with 166,362 stock units changing hands, Lasco Distributors dipped 19 cents in trading 174,577 units at $3.30, Lasco Financial closed trading of 11,430 units and gained 50 cents to end at $5. Lasco Manufacturing ended trading with 18,696 shares, after rising 16 cents to end at $5.46, Main Event declined by $1.38 to settle at $5.57, Stationery and Office Supplies closed trading of 58,500 units and gained 45 cents to end at $11.50 and tTech fell 30 cents in trading of 20,111 units at $5.60.

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

Junior Market takes another hit

Junior Market stock trading.

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange closed on Tuesday with a sharp drop in the market Index by 42.90 points to close at 3,448.34 as declining stocks edged out advancers by more than 2 to 1.
 IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading was negative and pointing to the possibility of more declines as 4 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 8 closing with lower offers.
At the close of market activities, the prices of 7 securities advanced, 17 declined and 6 remained unchanged with 30 securities changing hands, compared to 29 on Monday and resulting in an exchange of 2,481,939 units valued at $10,695,407 compared to 1,582,639 units valued at $10,125,399 on Monday.
Some of the selling may be due to some investors seeking funds to buy into either the Barita Investments rights issue or the QWI Investments IPO. Both issues will close this week and help ease some selling pressure.
Trading ended with an average of 82,731 units for an average of $356,514 in contrast to 54,574 units for an average of $349,152 on Monday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to units 1,378,282 valued at $3,071,604 and previously 1,502,456 units for $3,331,836. August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
Stocks closing with price changes| Blue Power climbed $1.10 to settle at $9.50 with 6,930 shares changing hands, CAC 2000 lost $1.90 cents in trading 680 shares to close at $13.10, Caribbean Producers lost 5 cents in trading of 61,510 units at $4.75, Caribbean Cream traded 52,960 shares, after rising 90 cents to end at $5.25. Dolphin Cove lost 75 cents in trading a mere 103 shares to close at $11, Everything Fresh closed trading of 242,140 units and gained 4 cents to end at $1.29, Elite Diagnostic shed 9 cents trading of 111,207 units at $5.46, Fontana ended trading 98,204 shares, after rising 24 cents to end at $7.75. General Accident declined 79 cents in trading of 475,434 units at $5.55 after the price rose to $6.40 following the announcement of the acquisition of 55 percent interest in the Trinidad based general insurance company, Motor One Insurance. GWest Corporation closed with a loss of 15 cents at $1.05, in swapping of 45,274, shares, Honey Bun declined 19 cents in trading 54,375 units at $5.81, iCreate declined 2 cents in trading 172,657 units at 77 cents, Indies Pharma traded 26,887 shares for 6 cents lower to settle at $3.37. Iron Rock Insurance exchanged 3,000 shares after rising 59 cents to end at $3.95, Jamaican Teas declined by 30 cents to settle at $6 in trading 362,394 shares, Knutsford Express fell 10 cents in trading of 5,641 units at $10.90, Key Insurance lost 20 cents in trading 100 shares to close at a 52 weeks’ low of $2.80. Limners and Bards lost 4 cents trading 165,769 units at $2.96, Lasco Distributors ended with a loss of 1 cent at $3.49 with 54,665 stock units changing hands, Lasco Financial dipped 50 cents in trading of 212,070 units to end at $4.50. Lasco Manufacturing dipped 21 cents in exchanging 25,049 units at $5.30, Main Event closed 95 cents higher at $6.95, with 1,000 stock units trading, Stationery and Office Supplies declined by $1.95 to settle at $11.05 but with 7,594 shares being traded and tTech closed trading of 355 units and gaining 89 cents to end at $5.90.

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

Junior Market index enjoys recovery

Junior Market stock trading.

The Junior Market Index advanced 30.36 points to close at 3,491.24 on Monday as 29 securities changing hands up from 24 on Friday as the prices of 9 advanced, 14 declined and 6 remained unchanged.
At the close, investors exchanged 1,582,639 units valued at $10,125,399 compared to 1,829,747 units valued at $8,214,344 on Friday.
Trading ended with an average of 54,574 units for an average of $349,152 in contrast to 76,239 units for an average of $342,264 on Friday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 1,503,456 units valued at $3,331,836 and previously 1,650,303 units valued at $3,636,406 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 5 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 5 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| Blue Power closed with a loss of 60 cents at $8.40, in swapping 2,848 shares, Cargo Handlers closed trading of 200 units and gained 6 cents to end at $9.51, Caribbean Producers exchanged 135,057 units and gained 5 cents to end at $4.80. Consolidated Bakeries dipped 5 cents in trading of 5,000 units and closed at $1.65, Derrimon Trading declined 7 cents with 77,557 units changing hands at $2.47, Everything Fresh slipped 6 cents in trading 12,100 units at $1.25, Elite Diagnostic climbed 10 cents and exchanged 16,800 shares at $5.55. Fosrich lost 30 cents to settle at $5 with 105,279 changing hands, Fontana shed 49 cents in trading of 180,371 units at $7.51, General Accident closed trading of 8,178 units and gained 34 cents to end at $6.34, GWest Corporation exchanged 200 units and gained 5 cents to end at $1.20. Honey Bun ended trading with 5,600 shares, after rising 49 cents to close at $6, iCreate ended with a loss of 1 cent at 79 cents with 18,042 stock units changing hands, Indies Pharma closed 3 cents higher at $3.43, with trading of 82,106 stock units, Jamaican Teas lost 20 cents in closing at $6.30, in swapping of 100,462 shares. Key Insurance lost 25 cents in trading 200 shares to close at $3, Limners and Bards ended with a loss of 1 cent at $3 with 349,292 stock units changing hands, Lasco Distributors slipped 1 cent to $3.50 with the trading of 43,257 stock units. Lasco Financial ended market activity exchanging 14,665 shares to close at $5 after falling 40 cents, Lasco Manufacturing ended with a loss of 1 cent at $5.51 with 19,300 stock units changing hands, Medical Disposables climbed $2.40 to settle at $8 with a mere 100 shares trading. Main Event closed with a loss of 50 cents at $6, the swapping of 8,761 shares and Stationery and Office Supplies ended trading with 355,751 shares, after rising 17 cents to end at $13.
Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place.

Junior Market down but set to rise

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The Junior Market Index slipped on Friday but IC bid-offer Indicator with a reading of 10 to 2 points to a positive opening for the market on Monday.
Trading ended with 24 securities changing hands up from 26 on Thursday and closing with prices of 10 securities advancing, 12 declining and 2 remaining unchanged. The Junior Market Index declined by 22.10 points to 3,460.88 as investors exchanged 1,829,747 units valued at $8,214,344 compared to 2,691,652 shares valued at $16,496,762 on Thursday.  
Trading ended with an average of 76,239 units at $342,264 for each security traded, in contrast to 246,113 units for an average of $1,216,423 on Thursday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 1,650,303 units valued at $3,636,406 and previously 1,795,602 units valued at $3,940,480 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 10 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 2 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| AMG Packaging declined by 2 cents to settle at $2 after trading 5,526 shares, Blue Power closed trading of 62,700 units with gain of 15 cents to end at $9, CAC 2000 climbed $1.90 to settle at $15 with 30,130 shares changing hands, Caribbean Producers lost 3 cents in trading 33,760 units at $4.75. Consolidated Bakeries ended with a loss of 1 cent at $1.70 with 168,400 stock units changing hands, Derrimon Trading closed trading of 400,200 units resulting in a gain of 7 cents to end at $2.54, Everything Fresh ended with a loss of 1 cent at $1.31 with 191,210 stock units. Elite Diagnostic ended trading with 23,041 shares, after rising 3 cents to end at $5.45, Fosrich lost 4 cents in trading 42,392 shares to close at 5.30 cents, Fontana closed 15 cents higher at $8, with 191,870 stock units crossing the exchange. General Accident lost 35 cents at $6, in swapping of 100 shares, Honey Bun dipped 89 cents in trading 8,000 units at $5.51, Indies Pharma traded 51,075 units and gained 11 cents to end at $3.40, Iron Rock Insurance lost 57 cents in trading of 7,700 units at $3.36, ISP Finance lost 2 cents in trading 200 units at $25. Jamaican Teas shed 49 cents in exchanging 278,205 units at $6.50, Jetcon Corporation dipped 10 cents in trading of 40,000 units at $1.80, Limners and Bards lost 4 cents with 55,005 shares changing hands to close at $3.01, Lasco Distributors traded 27,450 units and gained 1 cent to end at $3.51. Lasco Financial climbed 40 cents and exchanged 39,675 shares at $5.40, Lasco Manufacturing climbed 2 cents trading 89,900 shares at $5.52 and Stationery and Office Supplies closed 33 cents higher at $12.83, with 10,150 stock units changing hands.

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

Junior Market makes some recovery – Thursday

The Junior Market Index made a partial recovery on Thursday from the big 73 points fall on Wednesday and rose 41.16 points to close at 3,482.98 but with an equal number of stocks rising and falling.
The market ended trading with 26 securities changing hands and leading to the prices of 10 securities advancing, 10 falling and 6 remaining unchanged. Investors exchanged 2,691,652 shares valued at $16,496,762 compared to 2,931,663 units valued at $14,603,294 trading from 31 securities on Wednesday.
Trading ended with an average of 246,113 units for an average of $1,216,423 in contrast to 86,827 units for an average of $532,154 on Wednesday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 1,795,602 units valued at $3,940,480 and previously 1,967,767 units valued at $4,243,153 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 6 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 2 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| CAC 2000 dropped $1.40 in exchanging 120 shares to close at $13.10, Caribbean Producers lost 2 cents trading 238,262 units to finish at $4.78, Consolidated Bakeries lost 27 cents in trading 85,000 shares to close at $1.71, Derrimon Trading declined by 3 cents to settle at $2.47 with 163,871 units changing hands. Everything Fresh dipped 13 cents in trading of 12,180 units and ended at $1.32, Elite Diagnostic closed 12 cents higher at $5.42, with 86,431 stock units trading. Fosrich traded 52,668 units and gained 39 cents to end at $5.34, Fontana closed with 88,657 units trading and gained 25 cents to end at $7.85, General Accident exchanged 55,088 shares, after rising 72 cents to end at $6.35, GWest Corporation lost 10 cents in trading 101,929 shares to close at $1.15. Honey Bun climbed 80 cents and exchanged 18,200 shares to finish at $6.40, Indies Pharma dipped 21 cents in trading of 90,939 units at $3.29, Iron Rock Insurance climbed 45 cents and exchanged 42,300 shares at $3.93, Jamaican Teas dropped 98 cents in trading of 485,457 units to close at $6.99. Jetcon Corporation lost 25 cents in trading of 48,000 units at $1.90, Limners and Bards ended trading with 228,456 shares, after rising 8 cents to end at $3.05, Lasco Distributors climbed 35 cents and exchanged 1,154,277 shares at $3.50. Lasco Financial shed 28 cents in trading of 17,720 units at $5, Lasco Manufacturing closed trading of 1,855,600 units and gained 39 cents to end at $5.50 and tTech gained 1 cent to end at $5.01, in trading 10,956 shares.

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

Junior Market suffers sharp drop – Wednesday

Prices declined across the Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange on Wednesday with 31 securities changing hands and leading to the prices of 4 securities advancing, 20 falling and 7 remaining unchanged with the Junior Market Index diving 72.87 points to 3,441.82.
Investors exchanged 2,691,652 shares valued at $16,496,761.57 compared to 2,931,663 units valued at $14,603,294 trading from 29 securities on Tuesday.  The selloff in the market that comes with the release of the prospectus on Monday for the sale of shares in QWI Investments, is consistent with recent trends as some investors seek funds to invest new share issue.
Trading ended with an average of 86,827 units for an average of $532,154 in contrast to 101,092 units for an average of $503,562 on Tuesday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 1,967,767 units valued at $4,243,153 and previously 2,255,004 units valued at $4,809,858 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 9 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 1 closing with a lower offer.
Stocks closing with price changes| Blue Power ended with a loss of 1 cent at $8.85 with 20,336 stock units changing hands, CAC 2000 closed with a loss of 50 cents at $14.50, swapping 31,459 shares, Caribbean Flavours shed $2.25 in trading 10,000 units to close at a 52 weeks’ low of $12.75. Cargo Handlers closed trading of 164 units and gained 45 cents to end at $9.45, Consolidated Bakeries ended with a loss of 1 cent at $1.98 with 2,049 stock units changing hands, Derrimon Trading dipped 5 cents in trading of 3,153 units at $2.50. Everything Fresh ended trading with 70,439 shares, after rising 5 cents to end at $1.45, Elite Diagnostic closed with a loss of 70 cents at $5.30 in swapping of 6,000 shares, Fontana lost 20 cents trading 186,108 units at $7.60, Fosrich ended market activity exchanging 172,678 shares to close at $4.95 after falling 35 cents. General Accident fell 74 cents trading of 3,302 units at $5.63, Honey Bun fell $1.05 trading of 600 units to close at $5.60, iCreate lost 3 cents exchanging 12,083 units at 80 cents, Indies Pharma lost 5 cents in trading of 41,565 units at $3.50. Jamaican Teas closed 47 cents higher at a 52 weeks’ closing high of $7.97, with 629,009 stock units changing, hands, Jetcon Corporation shed 4 cents in trading of 81,058 units to end at $2.15, Limners and Bards lost 3 cents in trading 382,871 shares to close at $2.97. Lasco Distributors lost 19 cents in swapping 1,723 shares to close at $3.15, Lasco Financial ended trading with 717 shares, after rising 27 cents to end at $5.28, Lasco Manufacturing shed 58 cents in trading of 3,500 units at $5.11, Main Event ended market activity exchanging 156,203 shares to close at $6.50 after falling 2 cents. Paramount Trading exchanged 10,000 shares to close at $1.78 after falling 22 cents, Stationery and Office Supplies ended with a loss of 1 cent at $12.50 with 57,593 stock units changing hands and tTech lost 1 cent to close at $5 with 1,000 stock units changing hands.

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

Junior Market slips again – Tuesday

Jamaican Teas jumped to trade at an all-time high of $8 on Tuesday.

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange closed on Tuesday with 29 securities changing hands with an exchange of 2,931,663 units valued at $14,603,294 compared to 2,753,477 units for $12,406,027 from 30 securities on Monday.
At the close of market activities, the prices of 12 securities advanced, 13 declined and 4 remained unchanged with the Junior Market Index declining 6.22 points to close at 3,514.69.
Trading ended with an average of 101,092 units for an average of $503,562 in contrast to 91,783 units for an average of $413,534 on Monday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 2,255,004 units valued at $4,809,858 and previously 2,613,989 units valued at $5,527,574 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 6 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 4 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| AMG Packaging shed 23 cents in trading of 35,000 units to close at $2.02, Blue Power closed trading of 81,087 units and gained 37 cents to end at $8.86, Caribbean Flavours ended with a loss of $1 at $15 with 7,505 stock units changing hands. Consolidated Bakeries closed trading of 200 units and gained 28 cents to end at $1.99, Dolphin Cove added 75 cents and closed at $11.75, with 3,000 stock units trading, Derrimon Trading lost 15 cents in trading 130,209 units at $2.55. Express Catering lost 40 cents in trading 296,660 shares to close at $6.50, Everything Fresh climbed 3 cents and exchanged 98,733 shares in finishing at $1.40, Elite Diagnostic declined by 20 cents in trading of 127,614 units at $6, Fosrich traded 116,983 shares, after rising 3 cents to end at $5.30. Fontana lost 20 cents in trading of 418,330 units at $7.80, General Accident lost 2 cents in exchanging 8,000 shares to close at $6.37, GWest Corporation shed 5 cents trading of 41,544 units at $1.25, Honey Bun closed trading of 15,488 units and gained 15 cents to end at $6.65. iCreate ended trading with 1,695 shares, after rising 8 cents to end at 83 cents, Indies Pharma lost 5 cents in trading 22,854 units at $3.55, Iron Rock Insurance climbed 8 cents and exchanged 85,662 shares at $3.48. Jamaican Teas gained $1.20 to end at $7.50, after trading at an intraday high of $8 and trading 73,828 shares. The company’s subsidiary, QWI Investments released the prospectus after closing on Monday and it provided information that shareholders of Jamaica Teas, are entitled to buy shares at a preferential price. Jetcon Corporation closed 9 cents higher at $2.19, with 75,062 stock units trading, Knutsford Express fell 50 cents in trading of 2,496 units at $11, Lasco Distributors ended with a loss of 1 cent at 3.34 with 149,874 stock units changing hands. Lasco Financial closed trading of 10,700 units and gained 29 cents to end at $5.01, Lasco Manufacturing ended trading with 137,702 shares, after rising 9 cents to end at $5.69, Main Event declined by 48 cents to settle at $6.52 after exchanging 1,122 units and Stationery and Office Supplies declined by 32 cents to settle at $12.51 trading 37,100 shares.

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

Junior Market slides on lower volume

The Junior Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange closed on Monday with 30 securities changing hands, resulting in an exchange of 2,753,477 units valued at $12,406,027 compared to 6,535,788 units valued at $30,540,149 on Friday.
At the close of market activities, the prices of 11 securities advanced, 16 declined and 3 remained unchanged with the Junior Market Index declining 25.29 points to close at 3,520.91.
Trading ended with an average of 91,783 units for an average of $413,534 in contrast to 242,066 units for an average of $1,131,117 on Friday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 2,613,989 units valued at $5,527,574 and previously 3,139,449 units valued at $6,592,999 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 7 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 4 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| AMG Packaging ended market activity exchanging 315,138 shares to close at $2.25 after falling 5 cents, Blue Power gained $1.49 to end at $8.49, trading 4,982 shares, Cargo Handlers declined 25 cents in trading of 1,151 units at $9, Caribbean Cream dropped $1.15 to settle at $4.35 with 16,000 shares changing hands. Consolidated Bakeries ended market activity exchanging 1,370 shares to close at $1.71 after falling 28 cents, Derrimon Trading exchanged 374,613 units and gained 20 cents to end at $2.70, Express Catering ended with 14,100 shares changing hands to close at $6.90 after falling 10 cents. Everything Fresh gained 1 cent to end at $1.37, after trading 91,679 shares, Elite Diagnostic exchanged 155,002 shares to close at $6.20 after falling 30 cents, Fosrich closed 42 cents higher at $5.27, with 29,150 stock units trading, Fontana ended market activity exchanging 311,985 shares to close at $8 after falling 53 cents. General Accident closed trading of 112,000 units and gained 84 cents to end at $6.39, Gwest Corporation closed trading of 5,271 units and gained 9 cents to end at $1.30, Honey Bun declined 50 cents to settle at $6.50 while 70,100 shares, were exchanged, iCreate declined 8 cents to 75 cents trading of 90,942 units. Indies Pharma closed trading of 142,496 units after gaining 26 cents to end at $3.60, Iron Rock Insurance closed with a loss of 70 cents at $3.40, after swapping 7,200 shares, Jamaican Teas climbed 20 cents and exchanged 102,303 shares at $6.30. Key Insurance climbed 25 cents and traded 100 shares at $3.25, KLE Group closed 5 cents higher at $2, with 4,781 stock units changing hands. Lasco Distributors declined by 15 cents to settle at $3.35 as investors exchanged 27,321 shares, Lasco Financial dropped 78 cents in trading of 118,051 units to close at $4.72, Lasco Manufacturing declined 10 cents in trading of 201,445 units to finish at $5.60. Main Event shed 10 cents in trading of 3,400 units at $7, Medical Disposables closed with a loss of $2.50 at $5.60 after swapping of 20,000 shares, Stationery and Office Supplies lost 16 cents trading of 8,121 units to end at $12.83 and tTech ended market activity exchanging 42,000 shares to close at $6 after falling 55 cents.

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

Junior Market trading picks up – Friday

Junior Market stock trading.

The Junior Market trading, picked up on Friday, with 6,535,788 units valued at $30,540,149 passing through the market, compared to 3,507,923 units valued at $11,169,576 on Thursday.
At the close of market activities, 27 securities changed hands, down from 32 on Thursday with the prices of 12 advancing, 6 declining and 9 remaining unchanged. The Junior Market Index lost just 2.71 points to close at 3,546.20.
Trading ended with an average of 242,066 units for an average of $1,131,117 in contrast to 109,623 units for an average of $349,049 on Thursday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 3,139,449 units valued at $6,592,999 and previously 3,808,076 units valued at $7,853,433 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 7 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 7 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| AMG Packaging closed 5 cents higher at $2.30, with 170,200 stock units changing hands, Dolphin Cove closed with a loss of 75 cents at $11 in swapping of 34,000 shares, Derrimon Trading closed 1 cent higher at $2.50, with an exchange of 73,986 stock units. Everything Fresh declined 4 cents in trading 62,130 units at $1.36, Elite Diagnostic closed 10 cents higher at $6.50, with 84,957 stock units changing hands. Fosrich declined 54 cents in trading of 3,557,133 units to close at $4.85, Fontana closed 3 cents higher at $8.53, in trading 69,812 stock units, General Accident fell 18 cents in exchanging 5,100 units to close at $5.55, Honey Bun ended trading with 84,892 shares, after rising 19 cents to end at $7. iCreate closed trading of 2,049 units and gained 3 cents to end at $0.83, Indies Pharma closed with a loss of 35 cents at $3.34, after swapping of 137,682 shares, Jamaican Teas closed trading of 17,039 units and gained 10 cents to end at $6.10, Lasco Distributors closed 20 cents higher at $3.50, with 34,200 stock units changing hands. Lasco Manufacturing climbed 69 cents and exchanged 758,940 shares to close at $5.70, Main Event closed trading of 15,714 units and gained 10 cents to end at $7.10. Paramount Trading declined by 20 cents to settle at $2 while 71,000 units were traded, Stationery and  Office Supplies rose 49 cents to end at $12.99, trading 654 stock units and tTech closed 75 cents higher at $6.55, with an exchange of 100 stock units.

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

Derrimon trades big block on Junior Market

Derrimon Trading exchanged 432m shares

More than 432 million units with a value of $860.7 million of Derrimon Trading shares passed through the Junior Market on Wednesday with the block of 420 million shares that Mayberry attempted to trade on Tuesday was put through the exchange on Wednesday.
Trading ended with an exchange of 435,728,487 units valued at $875,729,654 compared to 3,646,455 units valued at $16,744,218 from 27 securities changing hands on Tuesday.
At the close of market activities, 28 securities changed hands, with the prices of 13 advancing, 7 declining and 8 remaining unchanged. The Junior Market Index climbed 36.39 points to close at 3,556.34.
Trading ended with an average of 15,561,732 units at $31,276,059 for each security traded in contrast to 135,054 units for an average of $620,156 on Tuesday. The average volume and value for the month to date amounts to 5,200,435 units valued at $10,678,613 and previously 110,675 units at $560,569 for each security traded. In contrast, August ended with an average of 232,398 units valued at $1,072,851 for each traded security.
IC bid-offer Indicator| At the end of trading, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 6 stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and 4 closing with lower offers.
Stocks closing with price changes| Blue Power lost 29 cents in trading 26,079 shares to close at $7.20 cents, Consolidated Bakeries shed 19 cents in trading of 18,497 units at $1.80, Derrimon Trading ended with 432,332,372 shares crossing the exchange and gained 5 cents to end at $2.20 after trading at a 52 weeks low of $1.97. Express Catering closed trading of 6,767 units and gained 50 cents to end at $7, Everything Fresh shed 3 cents trading 16,991 units at $1.36, Elite Diagnostic climbed 19 cents and exchanged 12,185 shares in closing at $6.50, Fosrich ended trading with 1,005 shares, after rising 13 cents to end at $5.39. General Accident exchanged 1,000 shares, after rising 50 cents to end at $6, GWest Corporation climbed 4 cents and exchanged 11,392 shares at $1.34, iCreate gained 1 to end at 83 cents in trading 23,809 shares, Indies Pharma declined 11 cents to settle at $3.29 after exchanging 19,816 shares. ISP Finance gained $6 to end at a 52 weeks’ high of $27 trading 6,940 shares, Jamaican Teas closed 5 cents higher at $6.05, with 262,619 stock units trading, Jetcon Corporation declined 13 cents in trading of 135,200 units to close at $1.85, Knutsford Express shed 45 cents trading just 500 units at $11.50. Limners and Bards fell 7 cents in trading of 72,040 units at $3.11, Lasco Distributors closed 13 cents higher at $3.50, with 1,870,298 stock units trading, Lasco Manufacturing exchanged 670,000 units and gained 30 cents to end at $6. Stationery and Office Supplies closed trading of 74,400 units and gained 1 cent to end at $12.50 and tTech Limited closed 24 cents higher at $6.94, with 3,670 stock units changing hands.

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