Fall for Trinidad Stock Market

Market activity ended on Thursday, with the market declining after investors traded 420 percent more shares, carrying a 192 percent higher value than on Wednesday after more stocks declined than rose at the close of trading on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange.

Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange Head Quarters

At the close, 19 traded compared to 18 on Wednesday, with two stocks rising, six declining and 11 remaining unchanged.
The Composite Index dropped 6.67 points to 1,385.90, the All T&T Index shed 5.28 points to 1,903.66 and the Cross-Listed Index dipped 1.14 points to close at 116.58.
A total of 1,096,321 shares traded for $8,918,361 up from 210,642 units at $3,058,233 Wednesday. An average of 57,701 units traded at $469,387 versus 11,702 at $169,902 on Wednesday. The average trade for the month to date equals 50,775 units at $720,765 versus 50,139 units at $743,838. May averaged 25,935 units at $406,593.
The Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows two stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and none with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s closed at $24.50, with 14,898 shares changing hands, Angostura Holdings traded 13,051 stocks at $15.50, Ansa Mcal settled at $57 in an exchange of 266 stock units. Investors swapped 1,056 Ansa Merchant Bank stock units at $41, Clico Investment Fund ended at $26.99 after 55,479 stocks crossed the market. First Citizens Bank pull back 47 cents to close at $49.03 after exchanging 3,279 stocks, FirstCaribbean International Bank slipped 1 cent to $6.49, exchanging 554 units. Grace Kennedy fell 10 cents to end at $5.25 in trading 364,543 units, Guardian Holdings dipped 2 cents to $34.95 trading 19,986 stocks, JMMB Group rose 1 cent to $1.75 trading 1,100 shares. Massy Holdings advanced $1.25 to end at a 52 weeks’ high of $81.50 in an exchange of 6,181 stock units, National Enterprises closed at $3 in trading 100,985 units, National Flour Mills shed 1 cent to close at $2.25 in trading 219,300 units. NCB Financial Group fell 20 cents to $7.80 in exchanging 156,740 shares, One Caribbean  Media closed at $4.65 with the swapping of 107,200 stock units, Scotiabank ended at $57, with 9,652 stocks changing hands. Trinidad & Tobago NGL settled at $18, with 18,461 shares changing hands, Unilever Caribbean ended at $16.22 trading at 100 stocks and West Indian Tobacco settled at $32.15, with 3,490 shares passing through the market.

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

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