Part 2 Last week, we delved into the world of legal vices. This week, we explore the many illegal vices that affect our nation.
Two years ago Maria* landed in Trinidad.
Overall market activity resulted from trading in 15 securities of which four advanced, three declined and eight traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 180,396 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $762,898.08. Jamaica Money Market Brokers Ltd was the volume leader with 141,966 shares changing hands for a value of $63,884.70, followed by Angostura Holdings Ltd with a volume of 25,380 shares being traded for $323,695.13. National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd contributed 6,000 shares with a value of $6,300, while Neal and Massy Holdings Ltd added 2,681 shares valued at $184,243.15.
Neal and Massy Holdings Ltd enjoyed the day’s largest gain, increasing $0.14 to end the day at $68.72. Conversely, Angostura Holdings Ltd suffered the day’s greatest loss, falling $0.23 to close at $12.75. On the mutual fund market 39,325 shares changed hands for a value of $814,636.25. Clico Investment Fund was the most active security, with a volume of 37,325 shares valued at $807,836.25. It declined by $0.01 to end at $21.64.