Wisynco jumps 28% to $10.09

Producers of Wata -Wisynco listed on Thursday

Wisynco shares were listed on the Main Market of the Jamaica Stock Exchange on Thursday, with the price rising $2.22 to end at $10.09 while trading 2,925,359 shares, after it pulled in $18 billion from its IPO with 7,382 new shareholders.
At the close of trading on Thursday, the prices of 8 stocks advanced, 4 declined and 10 traded firm with 4,648,646 units valued at $69,664,482.
Trading ended with the All Jamaican Composite Index jumping 2,370.07 points to 312,205.74 and the JSE Index climbing 2,159.40 points to 284,454.73 with 22 securities changing hands versus 21 securities trading on Wednesday.
In the main market activity, Berger Paints finished 1 cent higher at $16.51, with 2,200 shares trading, Cable & Wireless settled 5 cents higher at $1.10, with 104,781 shares, Caribbean Cement ended trading 99 cents higher at $32.50, with 111,545 stock units, Carreras traded at $11.40, with 65,754 units, Grace Kennedy closed at $43, with 139,950 shares. Jamaica Broilers ended at $18, with 20,988 stock units, Jamaica Producers concluded trading at $16.70, with 19,010 units, Jamaica Stock Exchange finished at $7, with 64,203 shares, JMMB Group settled with a loss of 1 cent at $23, with 404,504 shares. JMMB Group ended trading with a loss of $1 at $23, with 404,504 stock units, Kingston Wharves finished trading at $32.50, with 215 shares, Mayberry Investments closed at $6, with 250,000 shares, NCB Financial ended with a loss of 50 cents at $98.50, with 122,721 stock units. PanJam Investment finished at $44.80, with 12,141 shares, Pulse Investments ended trading at $1.80, with 16,992 stock units, Sagicor Group finished trading $2.24 higher at $37.99, with 43,400 shares, Sagicor Real Estate Fund closed at $15, with 2,000 shares. Salada Foods ended $1 higher at a 52 weeks’ high of $11.50, with 102,000 stock units, Scotia Group concluded trading with a loss of $1.90 at $50.10, with 43,810 units and Supreme Ventures ended trading 80 cents higher at $11.50, with 15,000 stock units. In the main market preference segment,  JMMB Group 7.5% traded 133,300 units at $1.15 and Proven Investments 8.25% ended with 48,773 units trading with a rise of 60 cents at $5.90.

Prices of securities trading for the day are those at which the last trade took place. For more details of market activities, see “JSE market indices in sharp upturn.”

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