“Trinidad and Tobago,” I patiently repeated for the second time.
“What?” She frustratingly retorted.
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.