My son Kyle’s first word was “Car”. His second word was “Bang”. So I’m hoping this isn’t a harbinger of things to come.
Overall market activity resulted from trading in 11 securities of which one advanced, six declined and four traded firm.
Trading activity on the first tier market registered a volume of 250,172 shares crossing the floor of the Exchange valued at $2,487,643.90. Trinidad Cement Ltd was the volume leader with 137,014 shares changing hands for a value of $261,658.49, followed by Angostura Holdings Ltd with a volume of 66,870 shares being traded for $852,592.50.
Massy Holdings Ltd contributed 14,934 shares with a value of $1,022,994.05, while Guardian Holdings Ltd added 14,793 shares valued at $211,539.90.
Trinidad Cement Ltd enjoyed the day’s sole price increase, climbing $0.04 to end the day at $1.91. Conversely, Massy Holdings Ltd suffered the day’s greatest loss, falling $0.44 to close at $68.50.
Clico Investment Fund was the only active security on the mutual fund market, posting a volume of 69,480 shares valued at $1,528,560. It remained at $22.