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Stocks Round Up | Ciboney today's top performer, CAC 2,000 leads decliners

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Combined Index again declined on Wednesday.

The slow to moderate trading ended with an advance/decline ratio of 52/44.

The JSE Combined Index declined by 489.22 points or 0.14 per cent to close at 342,836.95.

The JSE Main Market Index declined by 487.98 points or 0.15 per cent to close at 328,377.50 while the Junior Market Index declined by 3.70 points or 0.09 per cent to close at 3,980.64.

The JSE USD Equities advanced by 3.87 points or 1.60 per cent to close at 246.35.

Overall market activity

107 stocks traded
52 advanced
44 declined
11 traded firm


Ciboney up 19.35 per cent to close at $1.85
Eppley 5% Preference Shares, up 19.75 per cent to close at $20
JMMB Group 7.00% Var JMD Cr Prefs, up 14.29 per cent to close at $2.32
Sygnus Real Estate Financial up 11.21 per cent to close at $12
GWest Corp up 10.75 per cent to close at $1.03


CAC 2,000 down 20.57 per cent to close at $5.00
ISP Finance down 16.32 per cent to close at $20.92
Margaritaville down 15.24 per cent closing at $15.30
MDS down 14.17 per cent to close at $4.30
Lasco Financial down 11.24 per cent closing at $2.37

Market volume

Some 83.44 million units valued at over $654.81 million were traded today.

Volume leaders were: Ciboney, followed by Sagicor Select-Financial and Transjamaican.

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