Trading declined on TTSE on Tuesday

Market activity ended on Tuesday, with the volume of stocks traded declining after trading 80 percent less and the value 66 percent lower than on Monday, on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange, with 21 securities trading compared to 18 on Monday, with five stocks rising, four declining and 12 remaining unchanged.
The Composite Index shed 8.01 points to end at 1,376.46, the All T&T Index advanced 2.88 points to 2,049.96 and the Cross-Listed Index fell 2.75 points to settle at 91.80.
A total of 350,296 shares traded for $3,548,053, down from 1,757,567 units at $10,468,611 on Monday.
An average of 16,681 units traded at $168,955, against 97,643 shares at $581,589 on Monday, with trading month to date averaging 66,444 units at $363,761 versus 59,532 stock units at $470,501. The average trade for May amounts to 45,890 units at $370,328.
Investor’s Choice bid-offer indicator shows four stocks ended with bids higher than their last selling prices and none with a lower offer.
At the close, Agostini’s lost 50 cents in ending at $46, with 250 shares trading, Angostura Holdings advanced $1.99 to end at $24.99 after 30 stocks crossed the exchange, Ansa Merchant Bank ended at $43 in an exchange of 8,875 units. Clico Investment Fund increased 55 cents to $28.80 as 14,792 stock units crossed the market, Endeavour Holdings ended unchanged at $7.50 in switching ownership of 250 shares, First Citizens Group rose 1 cent to $50.01 in exchanging 3,904 stocks. FirstCaribbean International Bank finished at $5 in trading 13,510 stock units, GraceKennedy dropped 29 cents to $5.50, with 56,349 units changing hands, Guardian Holdings remained at $27.31 with 5,953 shares clearing the market. JMMB Group finished at $2.30 with the swapping of 191,169 units, L.J. Williams B share ended unchanged at $2.08 with an exchange of 20 stocks, Massy Holdings shed 2 cents to close at $5.18 after exchanging 3,694 stock units. National Enterprises popped 1 cent to $3.25 trading 536 stocks, National Flour Mills finished at $1.75 after exchanging 2,050 stock units, NCB Financial Group fell 30 cents to $5 in trading 23,574 units. One Caribbean Media ended at $4.15, with 3,026 shares crossing the market, Republic Financial Holdings ended unchanged at $141, with 4,544 shares changing hands, Scotiabank remained at $78 in an exchange of 7,227 units. Trinidad & Tobago NGL ended unchanged at $20.90 in exchanging 8,882 stock units, Unilever Caribbean gained $1.15 to close at $13.90 after trading 1,601 stocks and West Indian Tobacco finished at $23.35 with 60 stocks changing hands.
Prices of securities trading are those for the last transaction of each stock unless otherwise stated.

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