Falling stocks dominate Trinidad exchange

Declining stocks were the dominant feature of the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Tuesday, with the volume of stocks traded declining 6 percent with a 28 percent higher value than on Monday resulting in 21 securities trading as was the case on Monday, with prices of five rising, 11 declining and five remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 427,294 shares for $3,122,309 versus 456,229 stock units at $2,445,836 on Monday. An average of 20,347 units were traded at $148,681 compared to 21,725 shares at $116,468 on Monday, with trading month to date averaging 53,426 shares at $477,266 versus 55,339 units at $496,275 on the previous day. The average trade for October amounts to 29,755 at $358,068.
The Composite Index declined 5.11 points to 1,310.46, the All T&T Index fell 9.69 points to 1,962.13 and the Cross-Listed Index slipped 0.03 points to settle at 85.82.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and none with a lower offer.
At the close, Agostini’s ended at $43 with 29 shares clearing the market, Angostura Holdings remained at $23.50 after exchanging 27 stocks, Ansa McAl shed $2.50 in ending at $47.50 after an exchange of 759 stock units. Ansa Merchant Bank fell $1.30 to close at $42.20 with the swapping of 1,000 units, Clico Investment Fund declined 70 cents to $29.05 while exchanging 17,410 stock units, First Citizens Group dipped 1 cent to $50 after the trading of 3,212 stocks. GraceKennedy slipped 1 cent to $4.79 after a transfer of 195 units, Guardian Holdings dropped 19 cents to end at $25.81, with 12,901 shares crossing the exchange, JMMB Group rallied 1 cent to close at $1.90 with an exchange of 18,247 stock units. L.J. Williams B share ended at $2.40 as 7,946 stocks passed through the market, Massy Holdings increased 14 cents to close at $4.65 in switching owners of 83,807 units, National Enterprises remained at $3.25, with 21,400 shares crossing the market. NCB Financial remained at $4.56 after an exchange of 225,343 stocks, Point Lisas popped 6 cents to end at $3.25 as investors exchanged 13,452 stock units, Prestige Holdings fell 1 cent in closing at $6.25 with a transfer of 414 shares. Republic Financial lost 58 cents to close at $139 after an exchange of 105 units, Scotiabank declined 50 cents to end at $77, with 279 stock units crossing the market, Trinidad & Tobago NGL dropped 75 cents to $21.25 with investors transferring 12,794 units. Trinidad Cement gained 5 cents in closing at $3.65 in trading 1,000 stocks, Unilever Caribbean shed 60 cents in ending at $13.18 after 150 shares changed hands and West Indian Tobacco rose 2 cents to close at $22 trading 6,824 stocks.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Trading jumps on Trinidad Stock Exchange

The volume of stocks traded surged by 665 percent on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Monday, with the value jumping 263 percent more than on Friday and resulted in the trading of 21 securities up from 16 on Friday, and ending with prices of nine stocks rising, four declining and eight remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 456,229 shares for $2,445,836 versus 59,653 stock units at $674,360 on Friday.
An average of 21,725 units were traded at $116,468 compared with 3,728 shares at $42,147 on Friday, with trading month to date averaging 55,339 shares at $496,275 versus 57,403 units at $519,596 on the previous trading day. The average trade for October ended at 29,755 at $358,068.
The Composite Index advanced 6.39 points to 1,315.57, the All T&T Index rallied 3.87 points to 1,971.82 and the Cross-Listed Index rose 1.27 points to 85.85.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and one stock with a lower offer.
At the close, Agostini’s ended at $43, with just one share changing hands, Angostura Holdings dipped 1 cent in closing at $23.50 with an exchange of 12 stocks, Ansa McAl remained at $50 in exchanging ten stock units. Clico Investment Fund climbed 25 cents to $29.75 after trading 4,554 units, First Citizens Group gained 1 cent to close at $50.01 with 2,311 shares clearing the market, FirstCaribbean International Bank advanced 29 cents to close at $5.40 in trading 20 units. GraceKennedy remained at $4.80 as 60 stocks passed through the market, Guardian Holdings popped 14 cents to end at $26 after exchanging 94 stock units, Guardian Media ended at $2.99 in switching ownership of 40 units. JMMB Group remained at $1.89, with 2,005 stocks crossing the market, L.J. Williams B share increased 10 cents to close at a 52 weeks’ high of $2.40 as investors exchanged 2,054 stock units, Massy Holdings rallied just 1 cent to $4.51 after a transfer of 55,499 shares. National Enterprises shed 1 cent to $3.25 with a transfer of 110,030 stocks, National Flour Mills rose 9 cents to end at $1.59 with the swapping of 20 shares, NCB Financial ended at $4.56 with investors transferring 264,940 stock units. Prestige Holdings ended at $6.26 after finishing the trading of 2,145 units, Republic Financial fell 41 cents to close at $139.58 in an exchange of 464 stocks, Scotiabank gained $1 in ending at $77.50 after an e exchange of 439 units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL climbed 50 cents to end at $22, with 11,521 shares crossing the exchange, Unilever Caribbean remained at $13.78 after trading five stock units and West Indian Tobacco lost 2 cents in ending at $21.98 after a mere five shares were exchanged.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Trading jumps on the Trinidad Exchange

Market activity climbed Thursday, with increased volume and value of stocks passing over the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange, with 120 percent rise in the volume of stocks traded as the value rose twice that on Wednesday, resulting in 20 securities trading the same as Wednesday, with prices of three rising, six declining and 11 remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 1,680,092 shares for $14,416,020 up from 763,837 stock units at $7,220,624 Wednesday. An average of 84,005 units were traded for $720,801 compared with 38,192 shares at $361,031 on Wednesday, with trading month to date averaging 60,038 shares at $543,029 versus 58,471 units at $531,410 on the previous day. The average trade for October amounts to 29,755 at $358,068.
The Composite Index rose 3.92 points to 1,306.95, the All T&T Index rallied 7.59 points to 1,967.62 and the Cross-Listed Index remained at 83.98.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ended with a bid higher than their last selling prices and three with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s remained at $43 after ten shares crossed the market, Angostura Holdings gained 50 cents in ending at $24 after a transfer of 1,656 stocks, Ansa McAl ended at $50 after trading six stock units. Calypso Macro Investment Fund remained at $22.15 with investors transferring 34 units, Clico Investment Fund ended at $30 in exchanging 79,072 stock units, First Citizens Group rose 4 cents to $50.05 in trading 1,328 units. FirstCaribbean International Bank remained at $5.11 with a transfer of 160 shares, GraceKennedy ended at $4.75 with 15,434 stocks crossing the exchange, JMMB Group remained at $1.81 with an exchange of 7,800 units. L.J. Williams B share ended at $2.30 in trading 12,958 stock units, Massy Holdings ended at $4.50 after an exchange of 1,500,007 stocks, National Enterprises dipped 1 cent to close at $3.25 after 200 shares changed hands. National Flour Mills shed 1 cent to end at $1.50 in switching ownership of 3,448 stocks, NCB Financial lost 2 cents to end at $4.56 as 2,725 shares passed through the market, Republic Financial rallied $3.99 in ending at $139.99 after exchanging 35,020 units. Scotiabank dropped 10 cents to $77.90 76, with stock units crossing the market, Trinidad & Tobago NGL declined $1 to close at $22 with 6,202 stock units clearing the market, Trinidad Cement remained at $3.60 after an exchange of 13,843 shares. Unilever Caribbean fell 1 cent to $13.78 with the swapping of 68 stocks and West Indian Tobacco remained at $22 as investors traded 45 units.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Several price changes on the Trinidad market

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Price changes on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Friday were plenty after trading in 22 securities compared with 13 on Thursday, with six stocks rising, ten declining and six remaining unchanged with the volume of stocks traded declining 38 percent with the value falling 30 percent lower than on Thursday.
Investors traded 413,093 shares for $6,086,851 versus 666,325 stock units at $8,724,268 on Thursday.
An average of 18,777 units were traded at $276,675 versus 51,256 shares at $671,098 on Thursday, with trading month to date averaging 63,632 shares at $547,197 versus 68,018 units at $573,648 on the previous day. The average trade for October was 29,755 at $358,068.
The Composite Index dipped 9.43 points to 1,304.87, the All T&T Index lost 13.45 points to close at 1,962.93 and the Cross-Listed Index dipped 0.72 points to 84.08.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows four stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and two with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s advanced 1 cent to close at $43.01 in switching ownership of 100 shares, Angostura Holdings increased 14 cents to $23.25 while exchanging 480 stocks, Ansa McAl lost 13 cents in closing at $53.19, with 50 units crossing the market. Clico Investment Fund ended at $30 in trading 66,044 stock units, First Citizens Group remained at $50.01 with a transfer of 948 stocks, GraceKennedy shed 4 cents to end at $4.75, with 4,393 units clearing the market. Guardian Holdings fell 16 cents to end at $25.61 in an exchange of 1,100 stock units, JMMB Group declined 5 cents to $1.90, with 29,500 shares crossing the exchange, L.J. Williams B share climbed 5 cents to a 52 weeks’ high of $2.30 as investors exchanged 42 units. Massy Holdings gained 7 cents in closing at $4.42 after a transfer of 174,578 shares, National Enterprises dipped 4 cents to $3.21, with 2,584 stocks changing hands, National Flour Mills dipped 9 cents to end at $1.51 with trading in 300 shares. NCB Financial ended at $4.56 in exchanging 6,030 units, One Caribbean Media closed at $3.69 with the swapping of 50 stock units, Point Lisas shed 6 cents to close at $3.19, with 1,111 shares crossing the market. Prestige Holdings dipped 36 cents after ending at $5.90 after 5,000 stocks were exchanged, Republic Financial fell $3.99 to $136 trading 152 shares, Scotiabank ended at $77.80 with an exchange of 12,880 units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL rose 51 cents to end at $21.01 with 46,472 stock units passing through the market, Trinidad Cement dropped 32 cents to close at $3.60 with investors transferring 15,133 stocks, Unilever Caribbean popped 1 cent in ending at $13.02 after exchanging 700 stock units and West Indian Tobacco remained at $22 after an exchange of 45,446 shares.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

National Flour dominates Trinidad trading

Trading jumped sharply on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Tuesday, with a surge of 1,015 percent in the volume of stocks changing hands with the value rising just 8 percent more than on Monday as 8.5 million National Flour Mills shares were exchanged.
A total of 19 securities trading, down from 24 on Monday, with prices of 10 rising, three declining and six ended unchanged and resulting in gains for the overall market.
A total of 9,258,024 shares were traded for $21,560,069, up from 829,957 stock units at $20,056,906 on Monday. An average of 487,264 units were traded at $1,134,751 compared with 34,582 shares at $835,704 on Monday, with trading month to date averaging 69,526 shares at $461,967 versus 24,171 units at $388,922 on the previous day. The average trade for October was 29,755 at $358,068.
The Composite Index climbed 8.35 points to 1,316.11, the All T&T Index popped 8.64 points to 1,973.87 and the Cross-Listed Index gained 1.12 points to close at 85.70.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and two with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s gained 10 cents in closing at $43.10 with investors transferring five shares, Ansa McAl rose $1.32 to end at $53.32 after exchanging 50 stocks, Clico Investment Fund fell 50 cents to $28 with an exchange of 72,949 units. Endeavour Holdings ended at $7.10 after a transfer of 29 stock units, First Citizens Group declined 9 cents to close at $50 after trading 2,233 stock units, FirstCaribbean International Bank climbed 5 cents to $5.05, with 10,000 stocks changing hands. Guardian Holdings dipped 1 cent to close at $25.75 in exchanging 9,090 shares, JMMB Group remained at $1.97 after 7,733 units passed through the exchange, L.J. Williams B share remained at $2.25 with a transfer of 11,000 stock units. Massy Holdings popped 1 cent to $4.40 in trading 484,057 shares, National Enterprises ended at $3.25 while investors exchanged 10,000 stocks, National Flour Mills advanced 3 cents to close at $1.60, with 8,495,792 units crossing the market. NCB Financial climbed 14 cents to $4.70, after an exchange of  10,000 shares, One Caribbean Media ended at $3.70 with 29,468 units clearing the market, Point Lisas remained at $3.25 with trading of 30 stocks. Scotiabank popped $1.80 to end at $77.80 after 14,469 stock units crossed the market, Trinidad & Tobago NGL rallied 7 cents in closing at $21.97 after exchanging 45,083 stock units, Trinidad Cement increased 32 cents to close at $3.92 as investors exchanged 11,014 units and West Indian Tobacco gained 34 cents in ending at $21.89 with investors exchanging 45,022 shares.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Trading jumps on Trinidad Exchange

Traders were active in 24 securities trading compared with 16 on Friday when trading ended on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Monday, leading to the volume of stocks traded rising 476 percent with a value that was 389 percent more than on Friday and resulting, in prices of seven stocks rising, seven declining and ten closing unchanged.
Investors exchanged 829,957 shares for $20,056,906 up from just 144,158 stock units at $4,099,979 on Friday. An average of 34,582 units were traded at $835,704 compared to 9,010 shares at $256,249 on Friday, with trading month to date averaging 24,171shares at $388,922 versus 22,517  units at $317,910 on the previous trading day. The average trade for October amounts to 29,755 at $358,068.
The Composite Index rose 2.17 points to 1,307.76, the All T&T Index popped 8.51 points to 1,965.23 and the Cross-Listed Index dipped 0.65 points to close at 84.58.
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, Angostura Holdings rose 1 cent to end at $23.11 after 48,000 shares were traded, Ansa McAl declined $1.32 to close at $52, with 312 stocks crossing the market, Ansa Merchant Bank remained at $42.20 in an exchange of 30 units. Clico Investment Fund dropped 49 cents to $28.50, with 8,277 stock units crossing the exchange, Endeavour Holdings ended at $7.10 as 157 stocks passed through the market, First Citizens Group remained at $50.09 in switching ownership of 326,543 units. GraceKennedy ended at $4.80 after 49,972 shares crossed the market, Guardian Holdings fell 24 cents in closing at $25.76 with the swapping of 1,183 stock units, Guardian Media ended at $3 with investors transferring 360 stock units. JMMB Group climbed 2 cents to close at $1.97 after the exchanging of 121,505 stocks, L.J Williams B share popped 5 cents to $2.25 while trading 10,000 units, Massy Holdings lost 1 cent to $4.39 with a transfer of 69,713 shares. National Enterprises remained at $3.25 after trading 10,000 units, National Flour Mills dipped 6 cents to close at $1.57 with an exchange of 200 shares, NCB Financial shed 14 cents in closing at $4.56 as investors exchanged 157,460 stocks. One Caribbean Media remained at $3.70 after exchanging 40 stock units, Point Lisas advanced 19 cents to $3.25 in an exchange of three units, Prestige Holdings ended at $6.26, with 947 stocks changing hands. Republic Financial increased $4.99 to $139.99 finishing at 2,478 shares, Scotiabank gained 1 cent in closing at $76 in trading 1,303 stock units, Trinidad & Tobago NGL rallied 24 cents to $21.90, with 9,325 stocks clearing the market. Trinidad Cement ended at $3.60 after a transfer of 9,100 stock units, Unilever Caribbean dipped 92 cents to close at $12.97 with the swapping of 1,596 units and West Indian Tobacco remained at $21.55 with 1,453 shares changing hands.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Trinidad exchange slips Thursday

Stocks declining at the close of the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange just edged out those rising on Thursday, with the volume traded falling 18 percent and the value 66 percent less than on Wednesday, resulting in 19 securities changing hands compared with 18 on Wednesday, with prices of seven rising, eight declining and four remaining unchanged.
Investors traded 626,048 shares for $6,368,761 compared with 762,497 units at $18,464,337 on Wednesday.
An average of 32,950 units were traded at $335,198 versus 42,361 shares at $1,025,797 on Wednesday, with trading month to date averaging 24,118 shares at $325,218 versus 22,671 units at $323,584 on the previous day. The average trade for October amounts to 29,755 at $358,068.
The Composite Index dipped 1.40 points to 1,303.49, the All T&T Index dropped 0.23 points to 1,956.96 and the Cross-Listed Index fell 0.37 points to 84.58.
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 remained at $43 after exchanging 14 shares, Ansa McAl dipped 28 cents to $53.32, with 8,350 units crossing the market, CinemaOne declined 1 cent to $6.50 in switching ownership of 181 stock units. Clico Investment Fund ended at $28.99 after an exchange of 22,216 stocks, Endeavour Holdings remained at $7.10 as 343 stocks passed through the market, First Citizens Group dipped 1 cent to $50.09 in an exchange of 24 units. FirstCaribbean International Bank advanced 1 cent to end at a 52 weeks’ low of $5, with an exchange of 225,870 shares, GraceKennedy fell 10 cents to close at $4.80 while exchanging 5,763 stock units, JMMB Group lost 3 cents ending at $1.95, with 1,335 stocks changing hands. Massy Holdings popped 1 cent in closing at $4.40 in exchanging 275,090 shares, National Enterprises ended at $3.25 with a transfer of 38,661 units, National Flour Mills shed 1 cent to $1.63 with the swapping of 327 stock units. Prestige Holdings rose 6 cents in ending at $6.26 after trading 841 units, Republic Financial gained $3 in closing at $137 after the trading of 10,437 shares, Scotiabank increased $1.99 to $75.99 in exchanging 15,478 stocks. Trinidad & Tobago NGL fell 29 cents to $21.66 with investors transferring 5,000 stock units, Trinidad Cement climbed 4 cents to $3.59 after trading 11,000 units, Unilever Caribbean rallied 10 cents to end at $13 after 4,834 stock units crossed the market and West Indian Tobacco dipped 2 cents to close at a 52 weeks’ low of $21.65 with 284 stocks changing hands.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction

Month end dip for Trinidad Exchange

Trading ended with the volume of stocks exchanged rising 39 percent with the value 27 percent lower than on Friday at the close of the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Monday, resulting in 22 securities changing hands up from 18 on Friday, with prices of four rising, nine declining and nine remaining unchanged.
Trading resulted in a total of 370,618 shares changing hands for $2,662,459 versus 265,800 stock units at $3,622,246 on Friday.
An average of 16,846 shares were exchanged at $121,021 compared with 14,767 shares at $201,236 on Friday, with trading month to date averaging 29,755 shares at $358,163 compared with 30,591 units at $373,508 on the previous trading day. The average trade for September ended with 45,817 stock units at $463,533.
The Composite Index shed 5.12 points to 1,315.51, the All T&T Index fell 5.87 points to 1,965.58 and the Cross-Listed Index slipped 0.60 points to settle at 86.78.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows three stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and one with a lower offer.
At the close, Agostini’s remained at $43, trading 39 shares, Angostura Holdings ended at $24.95 after 120 stocks crossed the market, Ansa McAl remained at $53.80 as 91 units passed through the market. Clico Investment Fund dipped 10 cents to $29.90 with 3,701 stock units changing hands, Endeavour Holdings popped 10 cents to $7.10 in trading 1,000 stock units, First Citizens Group gained 5 cents to close at $50.10 with an exchange of 3,013 units. FirstCaribbean International Bank ended at $5 after an exchange of 9,940 stocks, GraceKennedy lost 20 cents in ending at $5 in switching ownership of 65,014 shares, Guardian Holdings advanced 14 cents to $25.20, with 6,141 stocks changing hands. JMMB Group ended at $2 in trading 100 shares, L.J. Williams B share increased 15 cents to $2.20 with an exchange of 21 units, Massy Holdings remained at $4.50, with 1,501 shares clearing the market. National Enterprises dipped 1 cent to $3.25 in exchanging 179,080 stocks, NCB Financial shed 21 cents in closing at $4.60 while trading 77,096 stock units, One Caribbean Media fell 10 cents to a 52 weeks’ low of $3.70 after closing with an exchange of 3,386 shares. Point Lisas remained at $3.25 after a transfer of 10 units, Republic Financial declined $2 in closing at $133 with 20 stock units changing hands, Scotiabank fell 85 cents to close at $77 after exchanging 7,929 shares. Trinidad & Tobago NGL dipped 5 cents to $22 with the swapping of 7,146 stocks, Trinidad Cement ended at $3.50 in an exchange of 200 units, Unilever Caribbean shed 14 cents to $12.90 with investors transferring 500 stock units and West Indian Tobacco remained at $22 as investors exchanged 4,570 units.

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

Widespread declines on TTSE

Falling stocks dominated trading activity on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Tuesday, following investors dealing in 23 securities up from  19 on Friday, following the market’s closing on Monday, with the observance of a public holiday. At the close, two stocks rose, ten declined and 11 remained unchanged, flowing from a 13 percent fall in the volume of stocks traded, with a 71 percent higher value than on Friday. 
A total of 1,340,990 shares were exchanged for $15,619,117 versus 1,540,645 units at $9,131,764 on Friday.
An average of 58,304 units were traded at $679,092 compared with 81,087 shares at $480,619 on Friday, with trading month to date averaging 29,208 shares at $332,668 versus 26,663 units at $302,372 on the previous day. The average trade for September amounts to 45,817 at $463,533
The Composite Index dipped 12.83 points to 1,321.45, the All T&T Index dropped 20.52 points to 1,972.22 and the Cross-Listed Index shed 0.64 points to settle at 87.50.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows two stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and one with a lower offer.
At the close, Agostini’s fell 7 cents to end at $42.01 with investors transferring 140 shares, Angostura Holdings dipped 5 cents to $24.95 in switching ownership of 138 stock units, Ansa McAl lost $2.65 in closing at $53.80 after an exchange of 2,018 stocks. Ansa Merchant Bank ended at $42.20 after a transfer of 250 units, Calypso Macro Investment Fund remained at $22, with 678 shares changing hands, CinemaOne remained at $5.98 in trading 165 units. Clico Investment Fund advanced 45 cents to close at $29.95, with 50,365 stock units crossing the exchange, First Citizens Group dropped 5 cents to $50 as investors exchanged 112,461 stocks, FirstCaribbean International Bank shed 1 cent to close at $5 after trading 7,520 stock units. GraceKennedy ended at $5.20 after investors ended dealings in 55,489 shares, Guardian Holdings ended at $25.10 after 18,843 stocks passed through the market, Guardian Media remained at $3.04 after trades in 30 units. JMMB Group declined 12 cents to $1.90, with 80,000 units crossing the market, Massy Holdings rallied 1 cent to $4.51 in an exchange of 909,811 stocks, National Enterprises dropped 1 cent to $3.26, with 5,030 shares clearing the market. One Caribbean Media declined 10 cents to end at a 52 weeks’ low of $3.80 with an exchange of 25,500 stock units, Prestige Holdings lost 5 cents to close at $6.60 after trading 195 shares, Republic Financial Holdings ended at $139 with the swapping of 2,568 stocks. Scotiabank remained at $77.89 while exchanging 6,758 stock units, Trinidad & Tobago NGL remained at $22.09 with a transfer of 25,568 units, Trinidad Cement ended at $3.50 in exchanging 2,356 units. Unilever Caribbean shed 5 cents to close at $12.80 with 314 stocks crossing the market and West Indian Tobacco ended at $22 in exchanging 4,793 stock units.Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

Trading gains for Trinidad Exchange

Investors were more active in trading on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange on Friday, pushing the volume of stocks traded up by 318 percent with a 121 percent increased value over Thursday and resulting in 19 securities traded compared with 21 on Thursday, with seven stocks rising, six declining and six remaining unchanged.
A total of 1,540,645 shares were traded for $9,131,764 compared to 368,390 stock units at $4,141,230 on Thursday.
An average of 81,087 units were traded at $480,619 compared to 17,542 shares at $196,701 on Thursday, with trading month to date averaging 26,663 shares at $302,372 versus 22,425 units at $288,492 on the previous day. The average trade for September amounts to 45,817 at $463,533.
The Composite Index declined 1.82 points to 1,334.28, the All T&T Index fell 3.43 points to 1,992.74 and the Cross-Listed Index dipped 0.01 points to settle at 88.14.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows four stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and two with lower offers.
At the close, Agostini’s shed 2 cents after ending at $42.08, with ten shares crossing the exchange, Angostura Holdings rallied 5 cents in closing at $25 after 1,436 units crossed the market, Ansa McAl declined 5 cents to close at $56.45 in an exchange of two stock units. Clico Investment Fund remained at $29.50 after exchanging 24 stocks, FirstCaribbean International Bank popped 1 cent to $5.01, with 813,000 stock units changing hands, GraceKennedy ended at $5.20, with 89,698 stocks clearing the market. Guardian Holdings popped 4 cents to close at $25.10 while exchanging two shares, Guardian Media lost 6 cents to end at $3.04 as 15,815 units passed through the market, L.J. Williams B share climbed 1 cent in closing at $2.05 after trading 200 shares. Massy Holdings ended at $4.50 as investors exchanged 508,515 units, National Enterprises gained 11 cents after ending at $3.27 in exchanging 5,355 stocks, National Flour Mills advanced 6 cents to $1.65 in switching ownership of 2,839 stock units. Prestige Holdings remained at $6.65 with a transfer of 10,000 shares, Republic Financial Holdings ended at $139 after a transfer of 1,083 stock units, Scotiabank dipped 1 cent in closing at $77.89 with the swapping of 263 stocks. Trinidad & Tobago NGL rose 4 cents to $22.09 with an exchange of 224 units, Trinidad Cement remained at $3.50 and closed with 4,000 stock units changing hands, Unilever Caribbean dropped 15 cents to close at $12.85 in trading 100 shares and West Indian Tobacco fell 25 cents to end at a 52 weeks’ low of $22 in exchanging 88,079 units.

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