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Overall market activity resulted from trading in 13 securities of which two advanced, seven declined and four traded firm. Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 51,117 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $1,373,348.97.
Sagicor Financial Corporation was the volume leader with 12,500 shares changing hands for a value of $83,075, followed by Guardian Holdings Ltd with a volume of 11,000 shares being traded for $157,300. National Flour Mills contributed 9,834 shares with a value of $10,325.70, while Republic Bank Ltd added 7,666 shares valued at $935,142.14.
National Flour Mills Ltd enjoyed the day’s largest gain, increasing $0.05 to end the day at $1.05. Conversely, Scotiabank T&T Ltd suffered the day’s greatest loss, falling $0.52 to close at $66.22. Clico Investment Fund was the only active security on the mutual fund market, posting a volume of 8,544 shares valued at $183,775.40. It declined by $0.19 to end at $21.51.