TTSE stocks still under selling pressure

The decline in the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange continued unabated into Thursday as declining stocks dominated rising ones leading to the T&T Composite Index falling 2.54 points to 1,361.21 and the All T&T Index slipping 5.87 points to 1,755.62 as the Cross Listed Index inched 0.11 points higher at 130.94.
The market closed with 14 securities trading and resulted in two stocks rising and six stocks declining, while six remained unchanged. The volume of stocks passing through the market fell to 200,463 shares valued at $6,281,052 compared to 1,141,627 shares for $5,923,432 on Tuesday.
IC bid-offer Indicator The Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator ended with the bids of just one stock higher than their last selling price and six with lower offers.
Gainers│ Grace Kennedy gained 8 cents transferring 1,000 units and closed at $2.70 and Trinidad & Tobago NGL ended at $18, after rising 99 cents while exchanging 42,085 stock units.
Losers│ Clico Investments lost 1 cent to end at $21.99 in trading 69,301 units, JMMB Group slipped 5 cents to close at $1.95, exchanging 10,150 stock units, Massy Holdings fell by $1.50 to $55, with 177 units crossing the market. One Caribbean Media ended at a 52 weeks’ low of $6.95, after losing 5 cents in exchanging 1,018 units, Republic Financial Holdings shed 20 cents to end at $141.52 with 17,778 shares changing hands and West Indian Tobacco declined by $1.09 to $33.66, in swapping 4,323 stock units.
Firm Trades│ Angostura Holdings exchanged 125 units at $14.50, Ansa Merchant Bank transferred 1,194 stock units at $36.30, First Citizens Bank closed at $39, with 15,569 shares crossing the market.  Guardian Holdings traded 36,153 shares at $17.90, National Enterprises swapped 500 stock units at $5 and Prestige Holdings ended at $8.06, with 1,000 units changing hands.

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

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