TTSE index posts 2018 gains – Tuesday

All Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange index

Trading on the Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange landed the main market index into positive territory for the second time this year as the market ended on Tuesday trading in 12 securities against 12 on Monday, with 8 advancing, 1 declining and 3 remaining unchanged.
At close of the market, the Composite Index climbed 2.88 points to 1,307.07. The All T&T Index gained 3.18 points to 1,707.45, while the Cross Listed Index rose 0.35 points to close at 122.51.
Trading ended with 138,119 shares at a value of $2,094,012, compared to 65,772 shares on Monday valued at $1,823,304.
IC bid-offer Indicator| The Investor’s Choice bid-offer ended at stocks with bids lower than their last selling prices and 3 with lower offers.
Stocks closing with gains| Ansa Mcal increased 20 cents to close at $55.20, in trading 94 shares, Ansa Merchant Bank rose 50 cents to $38.50, after exchanging 134 shares, First Citizens closed with a gain of 5 cents at $33.90, in exchanging 1,152 shares, Massy Holdings gained 1 cent and ended at $47.50, after exchanging 3,188 shares, NCB Financial Group finished trading 7,050 shares and rose 5 cents to $8.45. Republic Financial Holdings closed with an increase of 3 cents and  after exchanging 264 shares, to end at $107.55, Scotiabank rose 25 cents and completed trading at $63.90, with 23 stock units changing hands and Trinidad & Tobago NGL finished 6 cents higher to $29.20, with an exchange of 40,009 units.
Stocks closing with losses| Trinidad Cement concluded trading with a loss of 5 cents at $2.60, after exchanging 66,674 shares.
Stocks closing firm | Clico Investments completed trading at $20.16, with 16,869 stock units changing hands, Sagicor Financial ended at $9.02, after exchanging 1,507 shares and West Indian Tobacco completed trading of 1,155 stock units at $95.40.

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


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