Trinidad stocks inched higher – Thursday

Market activity on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange was moderate on Thursday with trading in just 14 securities, against 11 trading on Wednesday. The market closed with 4 stocks rising, 3 declining and 7 remaining unchanged.
At close of the market the, Composite Index gained 0.87 points on Thursday to 1,270.73, the All T&T Indexrose 0.73 points to 1,701.94, while the Cross Listed Index inched higher by 0.14 points to close at 113.29.
Trading ended with 171,497 shares at a value of $1,699,257, compared to 143,873 shares with a value of $1,406,116.
IC bid-offer Indicator| IC bid-offer Indicator|At the end of trading, on Thursday, the Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator reading shows 3 stocks with bids lower than their last selling prices and 6 with lower offers.
Gains| Agostini’s finished 13 cents higher and ended at a 52 weeks’ high of $21, trading 6,502 shares, JMMB Group rose 3 cents and completed trading at $1.83, with 18,346 stock units changing hands, Massy Holdings added 30 cents and ended at $47.30, with 1,061 stock units trading, and Republic Financial Holdings gained 1 cent to $101.52, with 3,650 stock units changing hands.
Losses| Clico Investments traded with a loss of 35 cents and settled at $20, with 18,360 units, First Citizens closed with a loss of 1 cent and ended at $32.10, trading 4,737 shares and Scotiabank fell 1 cent and concluded trading at $61.71 with 2,124 shares.
Firm Traded| Angostura Holdings
completed trading at $15.67, with 650 stock units changing hands, Grace Kennedy settled at $3.40, with 4,000 units, LJ Williams B share ended at 75 cents, trading 80,000 units, National Enterprises settled at $9.65, with 25,000 units. National Flour concluded market activity at $1.90, trading 1,000 shares, One Caribbean Media closed trading at $12.50, with 2,275 stock units changing hands and Trinidad & Tobago NGL ended at $27.10, trading 3,792 shares.

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

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