Trans Jamaica holds 97% of JSE US market

Trans Jamaican Highway is once more the most dominant traded stock in the Jamaica Stock Exchange US dollar market on Thursday, accounting for 97 percent of the day’s volume, just a fraction up on Wednesday’s level of 96.6 percent of the total volume traded.
Trading resulted in five securities changing hands accounting for 5,389,685 units crossing the exchange for US$89,826. At the close, the market advanced 9.58 points to close at 196.93 to be down 13 percent for the year to date.
In trading, First Rock Capital exchanged 12,089 units at 9 US cents, Productive Business Solutions gained 7 cents to end at 77 US cents, with 377 units changing hands, Proven Investments had 150,000 shares crossing the exchange at 24 US cents. Sygnus Credit Investments closed at 13 US cents after exchanging 1,600 units and Trans Jamaican Highway rose 0.1 of a cent to close at 1 US cent, in trading 5,225,619 units.

Prices of securities trading are those for the day’s last transaction unless otherwise stated.



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