JSE Daily: SILUS, 138SL & PURITY Lead Advancers – Feb 13, 2019

Stock market performance report for Wednesday 13th of February 2019 below.

Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE)


  • JSE Combined Index – 71.7m shares / $269.9m traded.
  • There were no new 52-week highs and no 52-week lows today.

Market Performance

  • Ordinary Shares – Main Market – 10,023,760 shares, 36 stocks traded, 12 not traded.
  • Ordinary Shares – Junior Market – 61,425,718 shares, 25 stocks traded, 9 not traded.
  • Preference Shares – Main Market – 228,575 shares, 3 stocks traded, 17 not traded.

Top 5 Advancing Stocks (view all advancing stocks here)

  1. Sterling Investments Limited (SILUS) shares advanced 100.00% or +0.02 to close at J$0.04 with 11,480 shares traded.
  2. 138 Student Living Jamaica Limited (138SL) shares advanced 24.69% or +0.99 to close at J$5.00 with 5,000 shares traded.
  3. Consolidated Bakeries (Jamaica) Ltd (PURITY) shares advanced 19.43% or +0.34 to close at J$2.09 with 239 shares traded.
  4. Everything Fresh Ltd (EFRESH) shares advanced 13.50% or +0.22 to close at J$1.85 with 18,226 shares traded.
  5. Seprod Ltd (SEP) shares advanced 7.66% or +2.73 to close at J$38.36 with 33,241 shares traded. (Today’s range: J$36.21 – J$39.00)

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

  1. Victoria Mutual Investments Ltd (VMIL) traded at 7.43% above yesterday’s closing price of J$3.77. It closed at J$4.05.
  2. Jamaica Broilers Ltd (JBG) traded between -2.80% and 6.01% above yesterday’s closing price of J$33.96 ( from J$33.01 to J$36.00) . It closed at J$33.47.
  3. Jamaica Stock Exchange Ltd (JSE) traded between -0.73% and 5.89% above yesterday’s closing price of J$15.11 ( from J$15.00 to J$16.00) . It closed at J$15.48.
  4. Fontana Limited (FTNA) traded between 0.27% and 5.69% above yesterday’s closing price of J$3.69 ( from J$3.70 to J$3.90) . It closed at J$3.77.
  5. GWest Corporation Ltd (GWEST) traded at 4.62% above yesterday’s closing price of J$1.30. It closed at J$1.36.

Top 5 Value Traded

  1. AMG Packaging & Paper Company Ltd (AMG) shares valued at J$127.4m were traded. The stock moved -19.68% or -0.49 to close at J$2.00 with 60,673,553 units traded. (Today’s range: J$1.95 – J$2.25)
  2. Jamaica Broilers Ltd (JBG) shares valued at J$67.6m were traded. The stock moved -1.44% or -0.49 to close at J$33.47 with 1,959,403 units traded. (Today’s range: J$33.01 – J$36.00)
  3. Wisynco Group Ltd (WISYNCO) shares valued at J$35.6m were traded. The stock moved +0.95% or +0.10 to close at J$10.62 with 3,318,014 units traded. (Today’s range: J$10.55 – J$10.90)
  4. Jamaica Stock Exchange Ltd (JSE) shares valued at J$17.10m were traded. The stock moved +2.45% or +0.37 to close at J$15.48 with 1,159,685 units traded. (Today’s range: J$15.00 – J$16.00)
  5. NCB Financial Group Ltd (NCBFG) shares valued at J$6.2m were traded. The stock moved -0.07% or -0.10 to close at J$144.90 with 43,071 units traded. (Today’s range: J$144.00 – J$145.00)

Top 5 Volume Traded

  1. AMG Packaging & Paper Company Ltd (AMG) – 60.7m units traded. The shares moved -19.68% or -0.49 to close at J$2.00 (Today’s range: J$1.95 – J$2.25)
  2. Wisynco Group Ltd (WISYNCO) – 3.3m units traded. The shares moved +0.95% or +0.10 to close at J$10.62 (Today’s range: J$10.55 – J$10.90)
  3. Radio Jamaica Ltd (RJR) – 2.1m units traded. The shares moved +4.44% or +0.04 to close at J$0.94 (Today’s range: J$0.91 – J$0.94)
  4. Jamaica Broilers Ltd (JBG) – 1.10m units traded. The shares moved -1.44% or -0.49 to close at J$33.47 (Today’s range: J$33.01 – J$36.00)
  5. Jamaica Stock Exchange Ltd (JSE) – 1.2m units traded. The shares moved +2.45% or +0.37 to close at J$15.48 (Today’s range: J$15.00 – J$16.00)

Top 5 Declining Stocks (view all declining stocks here)

  1. AMG Packaging & Paper Company Ltd (AMG) declined -19.68% or -0.49 to close at J$2.00 (trading between J$1.95 and J$2.25) with 60,673,553 shares traded
  2. Salada Foods Ltd (SALF) declined -14.00% or -5.35 to close at J$32.86 (trading between J$32.50 and J$36.00) with 18,495 shares traded
  3. Derrimon Trading Company Ltd (DTL) declined -13.79% or -0.40 to close at J$2.50 (trading between J$2.50 and J$2.50) with 6,393 shares traded
  4. Stanley Motta Ltd (SML) declined -10.00% or -0.50 to close at J$4.50 (trading between J$4.50 and J$4.50) with 1,616 shares traded
  5. Caribbean Cream Ltd (KREMI) declined -8.21% or -0.48 to close at J$5.37 (trading between J$5.37 and J$5.37) with 4,040 shares traded

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

  1. Stationery & Office Supplies Ltd (SOS) traded as low as -9.88% below yesterday’s closing price of J$8.40 (between J$7.57 and J$8.40) . It closed at J$8.09.
  2. Blue Power Group Ltd (BPOW) traded at -7.75% below yesterday’s closing price of J$5.42. It closed at J$5.00.
  3. Cargo Handlers Ltd (CHL) traded as low as -4.69% below yesterday’s closing price of J$14.70 (between J$14.01 and J$14.70) . It closed at J$14.01.
  4. Sagicor Group Jamaica Ltd (SJ) traded between -0.62% and -4.36% below yesterday’s closing price of J$38.74 (from J$37.05 to J$38.50) . It closed at J$37.35.
  5. Express Catering Ltd (ECL) traded between 2.88% and -3.98% below yesterday’s closing price of J$7.29 (from J$7.00 to J$7.50) . It closed at J$7.05.

52-Week High/Lows


  • JSE Combined Index (J$) includes Ordinary Shares – Main Market and Ordinary Shares – Junior Market
  • JSE Market Index (J$) includes Ordinary Shares – Main MarketPreference 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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