AN INTRODUCTION TO THE COLOMBO STOCK EXCHANGE LOCATED IN SRI LANKA


The table below highlights the best of the Colombo Stock Exchange over the past 6 months which produced 168 stocks that each returned 35% on average in 11 days.

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Updated Mon - Fri 3:30PM

Did You Know? Rs. 10,000 could have equaled 10,000 had you invested 6 months ago.


COMPANY CAPITAL ≈ PROFIT HELD | STOCK RALLY%
Serendib Hotels PLC - serendibleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 today - may | SHOT.X0000 ... 25%
Lanka Realty Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - may | ASCO.N0000 ... 16%
Jetwing Symphony PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 today - may | JETS.N0000 ... 23%
Lolc Development Finance PLC - lolc.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - may | NIFL.N0000 ... 16%
John Keells Holdings PLC - keells.com 10,000 ≈ 4,400 today - may | JKH.N0000 ... 44%
East West Properties PLC - eastwest.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - may | EAST.N0000 ... 20%
Seylan Developments PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - may | CSD.N0000 ... 18%
Ceylon Guardian Investment Trust PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,200 today - may | GUAR.N0000 ... 32%
The Kandy Hotels Company (1938) PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - may | KHC.N0000 ... 17%
Bansei Royal Resorts Hikkaduwa PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,300 today - may | BRR.N0000 ... 43%
Aitken Spence PLC - aitkenspence.com 10,000 ≈ 3,100 today - may | SPEN.N0000 ... 31%
Sunshine Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - may | SUN.N0000 ... 16%
Citrus Leisure PLC - citrusleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 3,300 today - may | REEF.N0000 ... 33%
Carson Cumberbatch PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - may | CARS.N0000 ... 20%
Ceylon Cold Stores PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - may | CCS.N0000 ... 20%
Teejay Lanka PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 today - may | TJL.N0000 ... 21%
People's Leasing and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - may | PLC.N0000 ... 20%
Nations Trust Bank PLC - nationstrust.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - may | NTB.N0000 ... 17%
The Lanka Hospitals Corporation PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,600 today - may | LHCL.N0000 ... 36%
Richard Pieris And Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,700 today - may | RICH.N0000 ... 27%
Central Industries PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,600 today - may | CIND.N0000 ... 26%
Cargills (ceylon) PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - may | CARG.N0000 ... 18%
C. W. Mackie PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 today - may | CWM.N0000 ... 25%
The Kingsbury PLC - thekingsburyhotel.com 10,000 ≈ 3,200 today - may | SERV.N0000 ... 32%
Watawala Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 7,600 today - may | WATA.N0000 ... 76%
Acme Printing & Packaging PLC - acmepacklk.com 10,000 ≈ 4,400 today - may | ACME.N0000 ... 44%
Convenience Foods (lanka )plc - muncheelk.com 10,000 ≈ 3,300 today - may | SOY.N0000 ... 33%
Pan Asia Banking Corporation PLC - pabcbank.com 10,000 ≈ 4,900 today - may | PABC.N0000 ... 49%
Tangerine Beach Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 today - may | TANG.N0000 ... 21%
Dialog Axiata PLC - dialog.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,400 today - may | DIAL.N0000 ... 34%
Browns Beach Hotels PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 3,600 today - may | BBH.N0000 ... 36%
Seylan Bank PLC - eseylan.com 10,000 ≈ 3,500 today - may | SEYB.X0000 ... 35%
Softlogic Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,700 today - may | CRL.N0000 ... 47%
Lolc Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 today - may | LOFC.N0000 ... 25%
Chevron Lubricants Lanka PLC - caltex.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 today - may | LLUB.N0000 ... 24%
Distilleries Company Of Sri Lanka PLC - dcslgroup.com 10,000 ≈ 3,000 today - may | DIST.N0000 ... 30%
Seylan Bank PLC - eseylan.com 10,000 ≈ 7,000 today - may | SEYB.N0000 ... 70%
Dipped Products PLC - dplgroup.com 10,000 ≈ 4,800 today - may | DIPD.N0000 ... 48%
Chemanex PLC - chemanex.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - may | CHMX.N0000 ... 18%
Acl Cables PLC - acl.lk 10,000 ≈ 6,700 today - may | ACL.N0000 ... 67%
Kelani Cables PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,000 today - may | KCAB.N0000 ... 40%
Regnis(lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 today - may | REG.N0000 ... 19%
Tokyo Cement Company (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,300 today - may | TKYO.N0000 ... 43%
Lanka Tiles PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - may | TILE.N0000 ... 20%
Tokyo Cement Company (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,300 today - may | TKYO.X0000 ... 33%
Unisyst Engineering PLC 10,000 ≈ 5,500 today - may | ALUF.N0000 ... 55%
Janashakthi Insurance PLC - janashakthi.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 today - may | JINS.N0000 ... 22%
Odel PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,500 today - may | ODEL.N0000 ... 35%
Union Bank Of Colombo PLC - unionb.com 10,000 ≈ 5,400 today - may | UBC.N0000 ... 54%
Access Engineering PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,100 today - may | AEL.N0000 ... 31%
Printcare PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,900 jun - may | CARE.N0000 ... 49%
First Capital Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 8,300 jun - may | CFVF.N0000 ... 83%
Galadari Hotels (Lanka) PLC - galadarihotel.lk 10,000 ≈ 4,800 jun - may | GHLL.N0000 ... 48%
Bogala Graphite Lanka PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,700 jun - may | BOGA.N0000 ... 27%
Hatton Plantations PLC - hattonplantations.lk 10,000 ≈ 5,000 jun - may | HPL.N0000 ... 50%
Laugfs Power PLC 10,000 ≈ 5,800 jun - may | LPL.N0000 ... 58%
Asian Hotels & Properties PLC - crescat.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jun - may | AHPL.N0000 ... 18%
Asia Capital PLC - asiacapital.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,500 jun - may | ACAP.N0000 ... 25%
C M Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,000 jun - may | COLO.N0000 ... 30%
Lankem Ceylon PLC - lankem.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,400 jun - may | LCEY.N0000 ... 24%
The Lighthouse Hotel PLC - jetwinghotels.com 10,000 ≈ 3,000 jun - may | LHL.N0000 ... 30%
Hayleys Fabric PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,000 jun - may | MGT.N0000 ... 30%
Guardian Capital Partners PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 jun - may | WAPO.N0000 ... 22%
Radiant Gems International PLC - radiantgems.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 jun - may | RGEM.N0000 ... 20%
Elpitiya Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,500 jun - may | ELPL.N0000 ... 45%
Sinhaputhra Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 16,000 jun - may | SFL.P0000 ... 160%
Sri Lanka Telecom PLC - slt.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,900 jun - may | SLTL.N0000 ... 29%
Acl Plastics PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,400 jun - may | APLA.N0000 ... 44%
Serendib Hotels PLC - serendibleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jun - may | SHOT.N0000 ... 16%
Bogawantalawa Tea Estates PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,800 jun - may | BOPL.N0000 ... 28%
Housing Development Finance Corporatio 10,000 ≈ 2,800 jun - may | HDFC.N0000 ... 28%
Singer Industries (Ceylon) PLC - singersl.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 jun - may | SINI.N0000 ... 22%
Renuka Holdings PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 2,600 jun - may | RHL.X0000 ... 26%
Waskaduwa Beach Resort PLC 10,000 ≈ 5,700 jun - may | CITW.N0000 ... 57%
Arpico Insurance PLC - arpicoinsurance.com 10,000 ≈ 3,900 jun - may | AINS.N0000 ... 39%
B P P L Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,700 jun - may | BPPL.N0000 ... 37%
Aitken Spence Hotel Holdings PLC - aitkenspencehotels.com 10,000 ≈ 6,900 jun - may | AHUN.N0000 ... 69%
Sampath Bank PLC - sampath.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,400 jun - may | SAMP.N0000 ... 24%
Royal Ceramics Lanka PLC - rocell.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 jun - may | RCL.N0000 ... 25%
Hotel Sigiriya PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jun - may | HSIG.N0000 ... 18%
Colombo Land & Development Company PLC - colomboland.com 10,000 ≈ 4,300 jun - may | CLND.N0000 ... 43%
Cargo Boat Development Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,700 jun - may | CABO.N0000 ... 37%
Asiri Hospital Holdings PLC - asirihealth.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 jun - may | ASIR.N0000 ... 25%
Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC - dankotuwa.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 jun - may | DPL.N0000 ... 22%
CIC Holdings PLC - cic.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,900 jun - may | CIC.N0000 ... 39%
Maskeliya Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,900 jun - may | MASK.N0000 ... 39%
Amana Takaful PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jun - may | ATL.N0000 ... 18%
Renuka Foods PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 3,700 jun - may | COCO.X0000 ... 37%
Orient Finance PLC - orientfinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 7,800 jun - may | BFN.N0000 ... 78%
Balangoda Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 5,000 may - may | BALA.N0000 ... 50%
Lanka Walltiles PLC - lankawall.com 10,000 ≈ 3,300 may - may | LWL.N0000 ... 33%
Madulsima Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 7,000 may - may | MADU.N0000 ... 70%
Softlogic Life Insurance PLC - asianalliance.lk 10,000 ≈ 4,800 may - may | AAIC.N0000 ... 48%
Dolphin Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 may - may | STAF.N0000 ... 21%
Abans Electricals PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,700 may - may | ABAN.N0000 ... 37%
Kotagala Plantations PLC - lankemplantations.lk 10,000 ≈ 5,000 may - may | KOTA.N0000 ... 50%
L B Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 may - may | LFIN.N0000 ... 16%
Softlogic Holdings PLC - softlogic.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,200 may - may | SHL.N0000 ... 22%
Prime Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 may - may | GSF.N0000 ... 21%
CIC Holdings PLC - cic.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,100 may - may | CIC.X0000 ... 21%
Pegasus Hotels Of Ceylon PLC - pegasusreefhotel.com 10,000 ≈ 2,900 may - may | PEG.N0000 ... 29%
Abans Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,300 may - may | AFSL.N0000 ... 33%
Laugfs Power PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,000 may - may | LPL.X0000 ... 30%
Commercial Bank Of Ceylon PLC - combank.net 10,000 ≈ 2,800 may - may | COMB.N0000 ... 28%
Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC - dimolanka.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 may - may | DIMO.N0000 ... 25%
Overseas Realty (ceylon) PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,800 may - may | OSEA.N0000 ... 38%
Commercial Bank Of Ceylon PLC - combank.net 10,000 ≈ 2,000 may - may | COMB.X0000 ... 20%
People`s Merchant Finance PLC - peoplesmerchant.lk 10,000 ≈ 4,100 may - may | PMB.N0000 ... 41%
Brown & Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 5,700 may - may | BRWN.N0000 ... 57%
Laugfs Gas PLC - laugfsgas.lk 10,000 ≈ 4,100 may - may | LGL.X0000 ... 41%
Commercial Credit and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,500 may - may | COCR.N0000 ... 35%
Multi Finance PLC - multifinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 may - may | MFL.N0000 ... 16%
National Development Bank PLC - ndb.org 10,000 ≈ 2,600 may - may | NDB.N0000 ... 26%
Dfcc Bank PLC - dfccbank.com 10,000 ≈ 2,300 may - may | DFCC.N0000 ... 23%
Tal Lanka Hotels PLC - taj.tajhotels.com 10,000 ≈ 3,900 may - may | TAJ.N0000 ... 39%
Eastern Merchants PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,700 may - may | EMER.N0000 ... 27%
Tea Smallholder Factories PLC - centralfinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 7,000 may - may | TSML.N0000 ... 70%
Singer (sri Lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,100 may - may | SINS.N0000 ... 41%
Colombo Dockyard PLC - cdl.lk 10,000 ≈ 5,300 may - may | DOCK.N0000 ... 53%
Hayleys Fibre PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,900 may - may | HEXP.N0000 ... 29%
Merchant Bank Of Sri Lanka & Finance P - mbslbank.com 10,000 ≈ 3,900 may - may | MBSL.N0000 ... 39%
The Colombo Fort Land & Building PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,000 may - may | CFLB.N0000 ... 30%
Namunukula Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 may - may | NAMU.N0000 ... 23%
Citizens Development Business Finance - cdb.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 may - may | CDB.X0000 ... 20%
Trade Finance & Investments PLC - tfil.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,200 may - may | TFIL.N0000 ... 22%
Lolc Holdings PLC - lankaorix.com 10,000 ≈ 2,800 may - may | LOLC.N0000 ... 28%
Ceylon Investment PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 may - may | CINV.N0000 ... 25%
C T Land Development PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 may - may | CTLD.N0000 ... 22%
Marawila Resorts PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,700 may - may | MARA.N0000 ... 27%
Commercial Development Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 may - may | COMD.N0000 ... 24%
Piramal Glass Ceylon PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 may - may | GLAS.N0000 ... 19%
Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 may - may | TPL.N0000 ... 21%
Amaya Leisure PLC - connaissanceceylon.com 10,000 ≈ 5,500 may - may | CONN.N0000 ... 55%
Kegalle Plantations PLC - keells.com 10,000 ≈ 2,100 may - may | KGAL.N0000 ... 21%
Ambeon Holdings PLC - erlanka.com 10,000 ≈ 2,600 may - may | GREG.N0000 ... 26%
Vallibel Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,100 may - may | VFIN.N0000 ... 41%
Sinhaputhra Finance PLC - sinhaputhra.lk 10,000 ≈ 7,200 may - may | SFL.N0000 ... 72%
Laugfs Gas PLC - laugfsgas.lk 10,000 ≈ 4,000 may - may | LGL.N0000 ... 40%
Singer Finance (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,000 may - may | SFIN.N0000 ... 40%
Browns Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 7,000 may - may | BIL.N0000 ... 70%
Expolanka Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 may - may | EXPO.N0000 ... 24%
Renuka Capital PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,600 may - may | KZOO.N0000 ... 26%
Asia Asset Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,600 may - may | AAF.N0000 ... 36%
Hikkaduwa Beach Resort PLC 10,000 ≈ 6,100 may - may | CITH.N0000 ... 61%
Amana Takaful Life PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 may - may | ATLL.N0000 ... 18%
Ceylon Grain Elevators PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,300 may - may | GRAN.N0000 ... 43%
Alliance Finance Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,600 may - may | ALLI.N0000 ... 26%
Sigiriya Village Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 6,600 may - may | SIGV.N0000 ... 66%
Serendib Engineering Group PLC - serendibengineering.com 10,000 ≈ 3,700 may - may | IDL.N0000 ... 37%
Hapugastenne Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 may - may | HAPU.N0000 ... 25%
Malwatte Valley Plantations PLC - malwatte.lk 10,000 ≈ 5,700 may - may | MAL.N0000 ... 57%
Udapussellawa Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 may - may | UDPL.N0000 ... 25%
Renuka Holdings PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 3,600 may - may | RHL.N0000 ... 36%
Melstacorp PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,500 may - may | MELS.N0000 ... 45%
Lankem Developments PLC - lankem.lk 10,000 ≈ 8,700 may - may | LDEV.N0000 ... 87%
Agalawatte Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 may - may | AGAL.N0000 ... 23%
HVA Foods PLC - heladiv.com 10,000 ≈ 5,000 may - may | HVA.N0000 ... 50%
Malwatte Valley Plantations PLC - malwatte.lk 10,000 ≈ 8,100 may - may | MAL.X0000 ... 81%
Softlogic Capital PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 may - may | SCAP.N0000 ... 20%
Palm Garden Hotels PLC - confifigroup.com 10,000 ≈ 3,600 may - may | PALM.N0000 ... 36%
Sierra Cables PLC 10,000 ≈ 5,000 may - may | SIRA.N0000 ... 50%
Kelani Tyres PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 may - may | TYRE.N0000 ... 21%
Three Acre Farms PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,600 may - may | TAFL.N0000 ... 26%
Raigam Wayamba Salterns PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 may - may | RWSL.N0000 ... 25%
Equity Two PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 feb - jan | ETWO.N0000 ... 16%
Eden Hotel Lanka PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 2,700 jan - dec | EDEN.N0000 ... 27%
Richard Pieris Exports PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - dec | REXP.N0000 ... 16%
Bimputh Finance PLC - bimputhfinance.com 10,000 ≈ 5,500 dec - dec | BLI.N0000 ... 55%

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