Trading dips on TTSE – Wednesday

Trading activity picked up on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange on Wednesday with 95,948 shares valued $1,974,730 trading, compared to 308,036 shares valued $6,367,532 on Tuesday.
Market activity ended with 15 securities trading against 17 on Tuesday. At the close on Wednesday, two stocks advanced, 8 declined and 5 remained unchanged.
At close of the market, the Composite Index fell 4.06 points on Wednesday to 1,382.14. The All T&T Index slipped 0.88 points to 1,788.87, while the Cross Listed Index shed 1 point to close at 131.88.
IC bid-offer Indicator| The Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator ended at 3 stocks with bids that were higher than their last selling prices and 2 with lower offers.
Gains| JMMB Group ended trading with a gain of 5 cents at $2.35, with an exchange of 300 units and Trinidad & Tobago NGL gained 55 cents trading 25,686 units to close at $28.05.
Losses| Clico Investment Fund declined 5 cents trading 750 units at $24.15, Angostura Holdings ended trading 20 cents lower to settle at $15.79, with 11,853 stock units changing hands, First Citizens Bank fell 10 cents and ended at $40, with 6,232 stock units trading. Grace Kennedy closed with a loss of 3 cents and completed trading at $3.20, with an exchange of 22,561 shares. Guardian Holdings lost 30 cents and settled at $18.10, trading 213 units, Massy Holdings lost 1 cent trading 1,050 stock units at $55.08, NCB Financial fell 15 cents and ended at $9.35, after exchanging 4,500 shares and West Indian Tobacco closed 2 cents down to settle at $110.25, with 75 units crossing the exchange.
Firm Traded| First Caribbean International Bank ended at $8.32, with investors exchanging 6,774 shares, Republic Financial completed trading at $121.50, with an exchange of 1,485 shares, Sagicor Financial settled at $10 after exchanging 9,193 shares, Scotiabank completed trading at $60, with investors exchanging 4,106 shares and Unilever Caribbean settled at $25, with 170 units changing hands.

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

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