Caribbean Markets Index Value   Change +-% USD EURO GBP CAD
Bahamas BISX All Share Index1,827.47-0.02 0.00% 1.00 1.26 1.53 1.53
Barbados BSE 1000 Index656.560.00 0.00 1.98 2.13 2.82 1.37
Jamaica JSE Market Index156,273.84-4,573.60 -2.84% 120.31 112.32 172.13 80.51
Trinidad TTSE Composite1,164.821.15 0.10% 6.40 6.90 8.96 4.45


Caribbean Market Update

GLNR Q1 Net Loss Narrows, JSE Q1 Net Swings to Loss

Author: Mukesh Buch
Islandjournal.net
Last Update: 8:16 AM ET May 15 2014


The Gleaner Company Limited, the Jamaica-based print media company stated revenue in the first-quarter ending in March rose 1.4% to J$785.7 million from J$774.7 million a year ago period. Net loss in the quarter narrowed to J$3.4 million or 28 cents per share compared to J$16 million or J$1.32 per share in the year ago earlier.

Jamaica Stock Exchange Limited, the Jamaica-based stock exchange operator reported operating income in the first-quarter ending in March jumped 4% to J$95.3 million from J$91.3 million a year ago period. Net in the quarter swung to a loss J$2.30 million or 2 cents per share compared to profit of J$5.81 million or 21 cents per share in the year ago earlier.


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