TTSE index makes big gain

The Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange moved higher at the close of trading on Tuesday as rising stock prices outnumbered falling ones, with sixteen securities trading leading to the prices of five rising, three declining and eight remaining unchanged.

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The market closed, with the T&T Composite Index climbed 5.58 points to 1,295.20. The All T&T Index advanced by 14.63 points to 1,751.95, while the Cross Listed Index shed 0.49 points to close at 113.31.
The volume of stocks passing through the market amounted to 401,112 shares valued at $3,079,911 compared to 188,712 shares for $990.863 on Monday from 13 securities.
IC bid-offer Indicator The Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator ended with the bids of two stocks higher than their last selling prices and three with lower offers.
Gainers│ Agostini’s advanced $1 to end at $25, in trading 50 shares, NCB Financial, closed 5 cents higher at $7.55, in transferring 2,600 units, Prestige Holdings gained 5 cents swapping 1,487 stock units to finish at $8.25. Scotiabank traded 471 shares at $54.99 after picking up 9 cents and Trinidad & Tobago NGL rose 25 cents to $16.50 in an exchange of 5,976 stock units.
Losers│ First Citizens Bank fell of $1.70 to $46.30, with the transfer of 524 units, Grace Kennedy shed 30 cents to close at $3.10 exchanging 120 shares and West Indian Tobacco ended 88 cents lower at $35, with 7,000 stock units changing hands.
Firm TradersClico Investments swapped 8,593 shares at $25.50, First Caribbean International Bank traded 5,016 stock units at $7.30, Guardian Holdings closed at $18.15 with 50,100 units changing hands. JMMB Group transferred 4,510 shares at $1.95, National Flour was unchanged at $2, after trading 282,500 units, One Caribbean Media held firm at $5.25, with an exchange of 7,000 stock units. Republic Financial Holdings ended with 3,910 units crossing the market at $133.60 and Unilever Caribbean transferred 21,255 shares at $16.99.

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

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