On the local stock market, Free Bird Institute Limited shares continued its increasing trend and gained a further 8.17% (+$0.17) concluding the week at $2.25. Fijian Holdings Limited shares also posted a gain of 0.24% (+$0.01) to close the week at $4.13;
Vision Investments Ltd shares, however, dipped by 1.92% (-$0.04) last week and settled at $2.04;
In terms of trading statistics, 28,587 shares exchanged hands accumulating $65,221 in consideration in over 24 transactions.
In terms of new investors, seven new or first time investors entered the stock market with three investors re-entering the market in a bid to increase their shareholding as well as diversify their investment portfolio. Stocks targeted by these new investors included Free Bird, Fijian Holdings and Vision Investment Ltd shares.