MSE Index declines further

MSE Daily Trading Report, 12 May 2020

The MSE Equity Total Return Index extended its negative performance by closing 0.084% lower to end the session at 8,301.507 points. Seven equities were traded three closed in the red while two traded higher. A total turnover of €234,606 was registered spread across 41 deals.

Partially regaining yesterday’s loss was Malta International Airport plc. Eleven transactions appreciated the price back up by 1.25% to end the session at €4.86. Total turnover stood at €71,122.

In the banking industry, HSBC Bank Malta plc gained a marginal 1% as it closed at €1.01. A single trade of seven shares was executed. On the other hand, Bank of Valletta plc traded nine times in today’s session – resulting to a decrease of 0.95% to close at €1.04.

A total of 12 deals involving 63,395 RS2 Software plc shares were executed. The equity registered the highest liquidity of €120,821 but the price declined by 1.5% to €1.97.

Malita Investments plc traded three times over a mix of 15,500 shares. As a result, the equity recorded a decrease in the price of 1.11% – to close at €0.89.

Simonds Farsons Cisk plc and International Hotel Investments plc both closed flat at €8.30 and €0.59, respectively.

In the Sovereign Debt market, there were only three active bonds. All of which declined – the 7% MGS 2024 (II) R registered the highest loss as it closed 9% lower at €140.20

In the Corporate Debt market, out of 22 active issues, 10 gainers and two lost ground. The 6% Medserv plc Sec. & Grntd €  Notes 2020-2023 S1 T1 headed the list of gainers as it closed 2.06% higher at €99.00. On the other hand, the 5.75% International Hotel Investments plc Unsecured € 2025 lost 1.74%, ending the session at €99.00.

In the Prospects Market MTF there were only three active bonds – 2 closed in the red while one closed flat. The 5% JD Capital plc Unsecured € Bonds 2028 issuance registered the highest loss of 0.61%, to close the session at €98.

 

The Equities traded today were:

Symbol CodeVolume TradedValue TradedTradesClosing Price% Change
BOV12,50813,038.3291.040-0.95
HSB77.0711.0101.00
SFC1,23010,207.5038.3000.00
IHI10,2806,065.2020.5900.00
MIA14,68071,121.52114.8601.25
RS263,395120,821.10121.970-1.50
MLT15,50013,345.0030.890-1.11

The Corporate Bonds traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5.5% Mediterranean Investments Holding plc Unsecured € 2020100.2001.21
6% Medserv plc Sec. & Grntd €  Notes 2020-2023 S1 T199.0002.06
5.3% United Finance Plc Unsecured € Bonds 2023100.0000.50
5.1% 1923 Investments plc Unsecured € 202498.9000.00
5.75% International Hotel Investments plc Unsecured € 202599.000-1.74
5.1% 6PM Holdings plc Unsecured € 202599.5500.00
4.35% Hudson Malta plc Unsecured € 2026102.0000.00
4.25% Corinthia Finance plc Unsecured € 2026100.0000.00
5.9% Together Gaming Solutions plc Unsec Call Bds €2024-202697.9500.00
4% MIDI plc Secured € 2026101.1000.00
4% International Hotel Investments plc Secured € 2026100.0000.00
4% International Hotel Investments plc Unsecured € 202698.3900.40
4.35% SD Finance plc Unsecured € 2027101.0002.02
4% Eden Finance plc Unsecured € 2027101.0001.00
4.5% Grand Harbour Marina plc Unsecured € 2027100.5000.00
3.5% Simonds Farsons Cisk plc Unsecured € 2027107.0100.01
3.75% Bortex Group Finance plc Unsecured € 2027101.0000.00
3.85% Hili Finance Company plc Unsecured € 202894.900-0.11
4.15% Phoenicia Finance Company plc Unsecured € 2023-202899.0000.51
3.65% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2029100.5000.50
3.75% AX Group plc Unsec Bds 2029 Series II101.0000.50
3.5% Bank of Valletta plc € Notes 2030 S2 T1100.0000.00

The Government Stocks traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
7% MGS 2023 (II) R133.550-0.34
7% MGS 2024 (II) R140.200-9.00
4.1% MGS 2034 (I)141.420-0.75

The Prospects MTF bonds traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5% HH Finance Plc Unsecured Euro Bonds 2023-202897.990-0.01%
5% JD Capital plc Unsecured € Bonds 202898.000-0.61%
4.75% Gillieru Investments plc Secured Bonds 202899.0000.00%

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