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Overall market activity resulted from trading in 14 securities of which three advanced, five declined and six traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 89,598 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $1,539,708.68. National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd was the volume leader with 50,000 shares changing hands for a value of $52,500, followed by Neal and Massy Holdings Ltd with a volume of 14,088 shares being traded for $968,550.
Jamaica Money Market Brokers Ltd contributed 10,927 shares with a value of $4,917.15, while Sagicor Financial Corp added 6,003 shares valued at $40,539.25. National Enterprises Ltd enjoyed the day’s largest gain, increasing $0.06 to end the day at $18.96. Conversely, Readymix (West Indies) Ltd suffered the day’s greatest loss, falling $0.13 to close at $19.36.
Clico Investment Fund was the only active security on the mutual fund market, posting a volume of 4,765 shares valued at $103,161.80. It advanced by $0.01 to end at $21.65.
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