Gains for Trinidad stocks

Market activity ended on Monday, with the market rising after 88 percent fewer shares were traded with a 32 percent lower value than on Friday, resulting in vastly more stocks rising than falling at the close of trading on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange.

Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange Head Quarters

At the close, 16 securities traded, down from 19 on Friday, with seven rising, two declining and seven ending unchanged. The Composite Index advanced 3.72 points to 1,425.45, the All T&T Index climbed 5.41 points to 1,945.71 and the Cross-Listed Index popped 0.27 points to settle at 121.74.
Overall, 149,102 shares traded at $2,292,097, down from 1,197,083 units at $3,373,497 on Friday.
An average of 9,319 shares traded at $143,256 compared to 63,004 at $177,552 on Friday. The average month to date trade amounts to 23,795 units at $238,104 versus 24,605 units at $243,410. The average trade for June amounts to 45,770 units at $724,497.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows five stocks ending, with bids higher than their last selling prices and three with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s exchanged 3,600 shares at $24.55, Angostura Holdings popped 5 cents to $16.49, with 675 stock units crossing the exchange, Calypso Macro Investment Fund settled at $16.50 after 455 stocks cleared the market, Clico Investment Fund ended at $27.50 after an exchange of 7,093 stock units. First Citizens Bank lost 30 cents to close at $50, after exchanging 250 stock units. FirstCaribbean International Bank closed at $6.50 after trading 78 stocks, GraceKennedy increased 31 cents to close at a 52 weeks’ high of $6.30 in switching ownership of 89,984 shares, Guardian Holdings advanced 20 cents to $33.75 with an exchange of 19,480 stocks. JMMB Group increased 5 cents to close at $2.10, with the swapping of 11,018 units, Massy Holdings advanced 39 cents to end at $80.44, with 8,270 stocks changing hands, National Enterprises gained 20 cents in closing at $3.90, with 2,014 units crossing the market. Prestige Holdings ended at $7.50 with an exchange of 2,510 stocks, Scotiabank settled at $59.75, after trading 164 units, Trinidad & Tobago NGL dropped 5 cents in trading 2,011 shares to close at $17.95. Trinidad Cement traded 500 stocks at $3.75 and Unilever Caribbean climbed 3 cents to $16.33 in trading 1,000 stocks.

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

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