Steady trading on the Trinidad Exchange

More stocks gained than declined at the close of trading on Tuesday, after the volume traded fell 23 percent, with 52 percent higher value than on Monday, at the close of Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange.

Trinidad & Tobago Stock Exchange Head Quarters

A total of 18 securities traded down from 21 on Monday, with five rising, four declining and nine closing unchanged. The Composite Index fell 2.24 points to 1,452.92, the All T&T Index declined 1.21 points to 2,000.83 and the Cross-Listed Index lost 0.47 points to 121.44.
A total of 147,189 shares traded for $2,470,011 compared to 191,494 units at $1,630,001 on Monday.
An average of 8,177 units traded at $137,223 compared to 9,119 at $77,619 on Monday, with month to date averaging 35,109 units at $290,897 versus 36,574 units at $299,254. The average trade for October amounts to 23,649 units at $236,189.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows five stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and two with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s finished at $24.50 trading 24,299 shares, Ansa Merchant Bank rose $2 to a 52 weeks’ high of $43, with 4,000 stock units changing hands, First Citizens Group ended at $57 while exchanging 1,679 stocks. GraceKennedy dropped 9 cents to end at $6.11, with 12,010 units crossing the market, Guardian Media shed 12 cents to close at $3.03 in switching ownership of 1,719 units, JMMB Group ended unchanged at $2.26, with 66,177 stocks changing hands. Massy Holdings ended at $90 in trading 6,208 stock units, National Enterprises increased 5 cents to close at $3.25 after 1,060 shares cleared the market, National Flour Mills ended at $1.87 in exchanging 1,050 shares. NCB Financial Group remained at $8, trading 12,000 stocks, One Caribbean Media ended at $4.40 in the swapping of  682 units, Prestige Holdings advanced 19 cents to $7.20 in exchanging 418 stock units. Republic Financial Holdings lost $1 to end at $138 with 1,118 stocks hanging hands, Scotiabank popped 26 cents to end at $67 with an exchange of 6,553 shares, Trinidad & Tobago NGL ended at $18.50 after exchanging 5,320 units. Trinidad Cement finished at $3.85 in an exchange of 2,204 stock units, Unilever Caribbean slipped 1 cent to $16.19, with 488 shares crossing the exchange and West Indian Tobacco rallied $1.06 to $29.26 while exchanging 204 units.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

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