A barbaric act!
That’s how the uncle of four-year-old Jenice Ruth Figaro described the child’s death yesterday, declaring that no stone will be left unturned until they get justice.
Overall market activity resulted from trading in 12 securities of which five advanced, four declined and three traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 231,416 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $1,113,717.90. National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd was the volume leader with 65,000 shares changing hands for a value of $65,030, followed by GraceKennedy Ltd with a volume of 59,040 shares being traded for $218,448.
Guardian Holdings Ltd contributed 33,523 shares with a value of $469,221.20, while Jamaica Money Market Brokers Ltd added 32,092 shares valued at $16,046. Neal and Massy Holdings Ltd enjoyed the day’s largest gain, increasing $0.67 to end the day at $63.70. Conversely, Point Lisas Industrial Port Development Corporation Ltd suffered the day’s greatest loss, falling $0.05 to close at $3.45.
Clico Investment Fund was the only active security on the mutual fund market, posting a volume of 116,171 shares valued at $2,611,757.56. It advanced by $0.21 to end at $22.48.