Trading dives on the JSE USD market

Trading on Thursday, ended with just a mere 2,031 shares changing hands for a measly US$355 in contrast to 1,538,362 units at US$28,126 on Wednesday at the close of the Jamaica Stock Exchange US dollar market, resulting in all stocks ending with no change in prices.
Trading ended with three securities changing hands, compared to six on Wednesday with prices of all stocks trading ending unchanged.
The JSE US Denominated Equities Index lost 1.15 points to end at 203.89.
The PE Ratio, a measure used in computing appropriate stock values, averages 12.7. The PE ratio uses earnings forecasts for companies with the financial year up to August 2022.
Trading averaged 677 units at US$118, compared to 256,394 shares at US$4,688 on Wednesday and month to date averages 66,740 shares at US$3,075 versus 71,459 units at US$3,286 on Wednesday. December ended with an average of 439,975 units for US$68,382.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows one stock ending with a bid higher than their last selling prices and no stock with a lower offer.
At the close, First Rock Capital USD share ended at 6.89 US cents, with 575 shares changing hands, Proven Investments traded 1,414 units at 22.02 US cents and Sterling Investments finished unchanged at 2.1 US cents trading 42 stock units.

Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

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