JSE Daily: KEX, PROVEN8.25 & SALF Lead Decliners – Feb 13, 2018

Stock market performance report for Tuesday 13th of February 2018 below.

Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE)

Summary

  • JSE Combined Index – 16.7m shares / $152.4m traded. (17 Advanced / 28 Declined / 4 Firm) .
  • There were 1 new 52-week highs and no 52-week lows today.

Market Performance

  • Ordinary Shares – Main Market – 16,780,971 shares, 46 stocks traded, 24 not traded.
  • Preference Shares – Main Market – 50,867 shares, 24 stocks traded, 17 not traded.

Top 5 Advancing Stocks (view all advancing stocks here)

  1. Pulse Investments (PULS) shares advanced 18.42% or +0.28 to close at J$1.80 with 6,387 shares traded.
  2. Kingston Wharves Ltd (KW) shares advanced 14.98% or +5.55 to close at J$42.60 with 7,763 shares traded.
  3. Barita Investments Ltd (BIL) shares advanced 12.52% or +0.94 to close at J$8.45 with 250 shares traded.
  4. AMG Packaging & Paper Company Ltd (AMG) shares advanced 7.80% or +0.16 to close at J$2.21 with 875,948 shares traded. (Today’s range: J$2.00 – J$2.50)
  5. Jamaica Producers Group Ltd (JP) shares advanced 7.03% or +1.09 to close at J$16.59 with 41,029 shares traded. (Today’s range: J$15.60 – J$17.00)

Top 5 (Intra-Day) Advancing Stocks (Not including the top 5 advancers above)

  1. Main Event Entertainment Group Ltd (MEEG) traded as high as 6.83% above yesterday’s closing price of J$5.71 (between J$5.71 and J$6.10) . It closed at J$5.98.
  2. Lasco Distributors Ltd (LASD) traded as high as 5.56% above yesterday’s closing price of J$4.50 (between J$4.50 and J$4.75) . It closed at J$4.59.
  3. PanJam Investment limited (PJAM) traded between 3.75% and 4.63% above yesterday’s closing price of J$40.00 ( from J$41.50 to J$41.85) . It closed at J$41.74.
  4. Margaritaville (Turks) Ltd (MTL) traded as high as 4.55% above yesterday’s closing price of US$0.2200 (between US$0.2200 and US$0.2300) . It closed at US$0.2200.
  5. Cargo Handlers Ltd (CHL) traded at 3.81% above yesterday’s closing price of J$10.50. It closed at J$10.90.

Top 5 Value Traded

  1. Knutsford Express Services Ltd (KEX) shares valued at J$136.0m were traded. The stock moved -19.87% or -2.98 to close at J$12.02 with 10,074,564 units traded. (Today’s range: J$12.00 – J$15.00)
  2. Wisynco Group Ltd (WISYNCO) shares valued at J$8.5m were traded. The stock moved +0.09% or +0.01 to close at J$10.70 with 802,550 units traded. (Today’s range: J$10.45 – J$10.75)
  3. Scotia Group Jamaica (SGJ) shares valued at J$3.7m were traded. The stock moved -2.09% or -1.11 to close at J$51.88 with 71,580 units traded. (Today’s range: J$50.55 – J$53.00)
  4. Carreras Ltd (CAR) shares valued at J$3.5m were traded. The stock moved -0.54% or -0.06 to close at J$10.95 with 320,871 units traded. (Today’s range: J$10.85 – J$11.10)
  5. 1834 Investments Limited (1834) shares valued at J$2.8m were traded. The stock moved 0.00% or 0.00 to close at J$1.20 with 2,314,148 units traded.

Top 5 Volume Traded

  1. Knutsford Express Services Ltd (KEX) – 10.1m units traded. The shares moved -19.87% or -2.98 to close at J$12.02 (Today’s range: J$12.00 – J$15.00)
  2. 1834 Investments Limited (1834) – 2.3m units traded. The shares moved 0% or 0.00 to close at J$1.20
  3. Ciboney Group Ltd (CBNY) – 970.8k units traded. The shares moved -4.76% or -0.02 to close at J$0.40 (Today’s range: J$0.39 – J$0.40)
  4. AMG Packaging & Paper Company Ltd (AMG) – 875.9k units traded. The shares moved +7.8% or +0.16 to close at J$2.21 (Today’s range: J$2.00 – J$2.50)
  5. Wisynco Group Ltd (WISYNCO) – 802.6k units traded. The shares moved +0.09% or +0.01 to close at J$10.70 (Today’s range: J$10.45 – J$10.75)

Top 5 Declining Stocks (view all declining stocks here)

  1. Knutsford Express Services Ltd (KEX) declined -19.87% or -2.98 to close at J$12.02 (trading between J$12.00 and J$15.00) with 10,074,564 shares traded
  2. (PROVEN8.25) declined -14.41% or -0.85 to close at J$5.05 (trading between J$5.05 and J$5.05) with 50,000 shares traded
  3. Salada Foods Ltd (SALF) declined -12.42% or -1.49 to close at J$10.51 (trading between J$10.51 and J$10.51) with 200 shares traded
  4. Sterling Investments Ltd (SIL) declined -10.22% or -1.03 to close at J$9.05 (trading between J$9.00 and J$9.33) with 4,750 shares traded
  5. tTech Limited (TTECH) declined -9.50% or -0.57 to close at J$5.43 (trading between J$5.41 and J$6.00) with 28,965 shares traded

Top 5 (Intra-Day) Declining Stocks (Not including the top 5 decliners above)

  1. Proven Investments Ltd (Proven) traded between -4.35% and -8.70% below yesterday’s closing price of US$0.2300 (from US$0.2100 to US$0.2200) . It closed at US$0.2100.
  2. Caribbean Cement Company Ltd (CCC) traded between -5.23% and -8.22% below yesterday’s closing price of J$32.71 (from J$30.02 to J$31.00) . It closed at J$30.22.
  3. Caribbean Cream Ltd (KREMI) traded at -7.80% below yesterday’s closing price of J$5.64. It closed at J$5.20.
  4. Ciboney Group Ltd (CBNY) traded between -4.76% and -7.14% below yesterday’s closing price of J$0.42 (from J$0.39 to J$0.40) . It closed at J$0.40.
  5. Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ) traded between -0.89% and -6.87% below yesterday’s closing price of J$4.51 (from J$4.20 to J$4.47) . It closed at J$4.45.

52-Week High/Lows

1 stock(s) hit 52-week highs today. (more about these stocks here)

  1. Kingston Wharves Ltd J$42.60.

Note:

  • JSE Combined Index (J$) includes Ordinary Shares – Main Market and Ordinary Shares – Junior Market
  • JSE Market Index (J$) includes Ordinary Shares – Main Market, Preference Shares – Junior Market, and Preference Shares – Main Market
  • JSE Junior Market Index (J$) includes Ordinary Shares – Junior Market, and Preference Shares – Junior Market
  • JSE US Equities Index (US$) includes Ordinary Shares – US Market, and US Denominated Shares – Main Market

 

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