TTSE ends month positively

Trading on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange ended May on a slightly positive note with the market index closing moderately higher on Friday but ending the months with a rise of nearly 65 points or 3.9 percent above April’s close.

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The T&T Composite Index advanced by 2.60 points to 1,289.18. The All T&T Index gained 0.16 points to 1,736.11, while the Cross Listed Index rose 0.69 points to close at 113.85. The market closed year to the end of May, with a loss of 7 percent for Trinidad based companies and 21 percent for cross listed stocks.
The market closed with fourteen securities changing hands, resulting in prices of six stocks rising, two declining and six closing unchanged. Trading accounted for 1,393,703 shares valued at $4,290,531 compared to 858,534 shares for $5,695,210 on Thursday from 15 securities.
IC bid-offer Indicator The Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator ended with the bids of five stocks higher than their last selling prices and five with lower offers.
Gainers│ Clico Investments gained 49 cents to end at $25.50, exchanging 5,698 stock units, Grace Kennedy picked up 10 cents trading 32,115 shares and closed at $3.10, JMMB Group finished 5 cents higher at $1.95, with 15,052 stock units crossing the market. Point Lisas rose 15 cents to $3.45 in transferring 571 units, Scotiabank advanced 24 cents to $54.99, in swapping 2,178 units and Trinidad and Tobago NGL ended 15 cents higher at $16.25, with an exchange of 6,082 stock units.
Losers│ Massy Holdings shed 99 cents to close at $57.99 as 33 units changed hands and One Caribbean Media finished at a 52 weeks’ low of $5.25, with a loss of 25 cents after exchanging 20,855 stock units.
Firm TradesAngostura Holdings closed at $14.40 trading 475 units, Guardian Holdings exchanged 1,000 units at $18.15, National Enterprises ended at $4.25, with a transfer 400 units. National Flour traded 1,130,409 shares at $2, NCB Financial swapped 172,897 shares at $7.50 and Unilever Caribbean closed at $16.99, with 5,938 stock units changing hands.

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

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