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Caribbean Cement Co Ltd: Increases profits by 70% for the 2020 FY

For the financial year (FY) ended December 2020, Caribbean Cement Company Limited earned net profits of $3.2B which represented an increase of 69.7% or $1.3B when compared to the $1.9B in profits the company generated in the prior FY. The performance...
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Avaughn Prendergast @ GK Capital 29 April 2021

Lasco Manufacturing Ltd: 9M 20 net profit beats 2019 full year

LASM generated net profits of $1.0B during the review period. The company generated revenues of $6.2B for the nine-month period under review; a $346.5M or 5.9% increase compared to the $5.8B generated during the same 2019 period. The company further ...
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Avaughn Prendergast @ GK Capital 10 March 2021

Seprod Ltd: Poised to Deliver Record Profits for 2020

Seprod reported net profit from continuing operations of $2.5B, or earnings-per-share (EPS) of $3.45 for the 9-months ended September 2020. As such, the Company’s overall net profit position (which considers profit/loss from both continuing and disco...
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Andre Thompson @ GK Capital 1 December 2020

Jamaica Broilers Group: Profits flat despite fall in revenue

JBG reported a net profit of $351.2M for the July quarter of its 2020/21 financial year (FY), a flat performance when compared to the $353.6M for the same period in 2019. This increase primarily emanated from a 42.5% rise in payables to $7.6B, couple...
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Andre Thompson @ GK Capital 1 December 2020

Remittances: Better than feared so far (in two charts)

If remittances drop 20% who is exposed in emerging and frontier markets?
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 17 September 2020
Remittances: Better than feared so far (in two charts)
Remittances: Better than feared so far (in two charts)

Tourism: 'Staycation' buffer for some (India) more than others (Iceland) in EM

The risk of an overseas vacation is that we are forced into quarantine either on arrival or on return should we contract Covid-19 or venture to a country where policy is focused on lifting lockdowns, rather than minimising infections (see Death by Co...
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Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 8 June 2020
Tourism: 'Staycation' buffer for some (India) more than others (Iceland) in EM
Tourism: 'Staycation' buffer for some (India) more than others (Iceland) in EM