MSE Index pushed further up

MSE Daily Trading Report, 28 August, 2019

The MSE Equity Total Return Index ended today’s session 0.021% higher at 9,797.436 points. Nine equities were active, of which three traded higher while another two closed in the red. A total turnover of €159,342 was generated as 31 transactions were executed.

The best performance was registered in the property sector,  as Malta Properties Company plc was up by 1.49% to €0.68. Two deals involving 1,200 shares generated a total turnover of €816.

In the same sector, MIDI plc traded once as 1,200 shares changed hands. No change was registered to the share price of €0.64.

Similarly, a single transaction of 5,355 Malita Investments plc shares was executed at an unchanged price of €0.85.

In the banking sector, Bank of Valletta gained a further 0.45%, as it ended the session at €1.125. A total turnover of €39,460 was recorded as 34,473 shares changed hands across ten deals.

Its peer, HSBC Bank Malta plc, traded twice as €50,000 worth of shares changed hands. The equity closed unchanged at €1.50.

A single deal of 104 International Hotel Investments plc shares pushed its price upwards by 0.67 to €0.755.

At the other side of the spectrum, Malta International Airport plc headed the list of fallers as it closed 0.67% lower at €7.45. Ten deals involving 7,480 shares were executed, resulting in a total turnover of €55,250.

Similarly, RS2 Software plc lost 0.52% to €1.91 as 2,094 shares worth €4,000 traded across two deals.

Simonds Farsons Cisk plc was also active on two deals, as 429 shares traded. The share price remained unchanged at €10.30 and a total turnover of €4,419 was generated.

In the Corporate Debt Market, 18 issues were active, of which eight headed north while another six closed in the opposite direction. The 5% Mediterranean Investments Holding plc Unsecured € 2022 headed the list of gainers as it closed 1% higher at €101.

In the Sovereign Debt Market, out of 12 active issues, one declined while the rest registered a positive performance. The best performer was the 2.4% MGS 2041 (I) as it closed at €133.35, translating into a rise in price of 1.02%.


The Equities traded today were:

Symbol CodeVolume TradedValue TradedTradesClosing Price% Change



The Corporate Bonds traded today were:

 Closing Price% Change
5.5% Pendergardens Developments plc Secured € 2020 Series I100.7000.09%
4.9% Gasan Finance Company plc € 2019-2021102.2500.25%
3.65% GAP Group plc Secured € 2022102.000-0.24%
5% Mediterranean Investments Holding plc Unsecured € 2022101.0001.00%
6% AX Investments Plc € 2024111.1100.00%
4.4% Von der Heyden Group Finance plc Unsecured € 2024102.0100.01%
5.1% 1923 Investments plc Unsecured € 2024102.000-0.29%
4% Merkanti Holding plc Secured € 2026101.9900.46%
3.75% Mercury Projects Finance plc Secured € 2027102.2800.00%
4% Eden Finance plc Unsecured € 2027106.0000.00%
4.5% Grand Harbour Marina plc Unsecured € 2027104.2500.24%
3.5% Simonds Farsons Cisk plc Unsecured € 2027108.0000.93%
3.85% Hili Finance Company plc Unsecured € 2028100.950-0.54%
4.15% Phoenicia Finance Company plc Unsecured € 2023-2028104.000-0.47%
4% SP Finance plc Secured EUR Bonds 2029102.100-0.05%
3.75% TUM Finance plc Secured € 2029103.000-0.10%
3.65% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2029102.5000.00%
3.5% Bank of Valletta plc € Notes 2030 S1 T1101.5500.54%



The Government Stocks traded today were

Closing Price% Change
4.3% MGS 2022 (II)112.4500.09%
4.8% MGS 2028 (I)142.8000.27%
4.5% MGS 2028 (II)140.3700.26%
2.3% MGS 2029 (II)121.450-0.04%
4.45% MGS 2032 (II)152.0000.50%
4.3% MGS 2033 (I)151.9000.30%
4.1% MGS 2034 (I)151.4900.41%
2.2% MGS 2035 (I)125.0000.63%
2.5% MGS 2036 (I)130.9200.79%
2.1% MGS 2039 (I)125.5100.81%
3% MGS 2040 (I)143.6500.94%
2.4% MGS 2041 (I)133.3501.02%


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