MIA and PG lift MSE Index

MSE Daily Trading Report, 31 August, 2020

 

MSE Equity Total Return Index7,549.996 points0.412%
MSE Malta Government Stocks Total Return Index1,122.930 points0.979%
MSE Corporate Bonds Total Return Index1,082.033 points0.009%

 

  • The best performers were PG plc (+7.56%) and Malta International Airport plc (+1.63%).
  • The worst performers were Medserv plc (-4.62%), BMIT Technologies plc (-3.36%) and Harvest Technology plc (-1.36%).
  • The most liquid equity was BMIT Technologies plc as it traded six times over a spread of 82,415 shares, worth €38,109.

 

  • Last Friday, Malta International Airport plc announced that the annual general meeting shall be held on November 11, 2020 on a remote basis. Click here to download announcement.
  • Last Friday, Tigne’ Mall plc announced that the board considered and approved the unaudited condensed interim financial statements for the six-month period ended June 30, 2020.
    • Revenue declined by 37% to €2.1 million when compared to the same period of 2019.
    • Similarly, profit before tax declined by 73% as it amounted to €0.4 million.
    • Click here to download announcement.
  • Last Friday, Malita Investments plc approved the condensed interim financial statements for the six-month period ended June 30, 2020.
    • A 4% increase in revenue was recorded, as it stood at €4.1 million, when compared to the same period last year.
    • A loss before tax of €22 million was recorded versus a profit before tax of €30.8 million recorded in the first six months of 2019.
    • Click here to download announcement.
  • Last Friday, Santumas Shareholdings plc announced the approval of the audited financial statements for the financial year ended April 30, 2020.
    • Total revenue stood at a negative €0.5 million, while during the previous year, total revenue amounted to a positive €0.8 million.
    • A loss before tax for the year of €0.67 million was recorded versus a profit of €0.7 million recorded in the previous year.
    • Click here to download announcement.
  • Last Friday, Medserv plc announced that the board approved the half yearly report for the financial period January 1, 2020, to June 30, 2020.
    • The group’s turnover for the six-month period ended June 30, 2020, amounted to €18.5 million compared to €29.9 million registered in the comparative period up to June 30, 2019, representing a 62% decrease in turnover.
    • A loss before tax of €3.98 million was recorded, versus a loss of €1.1 million recorded in the same period of the previous year.
    • Click here to download announcement.

 

The Equities traded today were:

Symbol CodeVolume TradedValue TradedTradesClosing Price% Change
BOV11,53910,339.8760.8940.00
HSB4,3003,440.0030.8000.00
IHI2,0001,080.0030.5400.00
MIA1,6558,241.9044.9801.63
MDS61,36031,005.1540.620-4.62
RS25751,311.0012.2800.00
PG9,55017,632.5041.8507.56
BMIT82,41538,109.1060.460-3.36
HRV5,5107,995.9041.450-1.36

 

The Corporate Bonds traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
6% International Hotel Investments plc € 2024101.7500.00
5% Tumas Investments plc Unsecured € 2024101.5100.00
4% MIDI plc Secured € 2026100.200-3.56
4% International Hotel Investments plc Secured € 2026101.500-0.49
4% Merkanti Holding plc Secured € 2026101.500-0.29
5% Dizz Finance plc Unsecured € 202699.0001.02
4.35% SD Finance plc Unsecured € 202799.9700.00
5% MeDirect Bank Plc Subordinated Unsecured € 2022-2027100.0000.00
4% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2027100.0000.00
3.85% Hili Finance Company plc Unsecured € 202898.8000.83
4% Exalco Finance plc Secured € 2028101.0000.99
4% SP Finance plc Secured EUR Bonds 2029100.000-0.05

 

The Government Stocks traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5.5% MGS 2023 (I)115.550-0.41
3.3% MGS 2024 (I)113.200-0.26
4.5% MGS 2028 (II)132.570-0.32
2.3% MGS 2029 (II)119.0000.00
5.25% MGS 2030 (I)147.8003.36
4.65% MGS 2032 (I)146.000-1.02
4.45% MGS 2032 (II)144.0001.20
4.1% MGS 2034 (I)144.0001.41
2.5% MGS 2036 (I)129.0004.03
2.1% MGS 2039 (I)128.0001.59
3% MGS 2040 (I)143.0002.14
2.4% MGS 2041 (I)134.500-1.82

 

The Prospect Bonds traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5% Busy Bee Finance Company plc Unsecured € 2029102.0000.00

This article, which was compiled by Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors Limited, does not intend to give investment advice and the contents therein should not be construed as such. Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors Limited is licensed to conduct investment services by the MFSA and is a Member Firm of the Malta Stock Exchange. The directors or related parties, including the company, and their clients are likely to have an interest in securities mentioned in this article. For further information contact Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors Limited at 67, Level 3, South Street, Valletta, or on Tel: 21224410, or email [email protected].