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 91 stocks that each returned 23% on average in 18 days.

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Updated Mon - Fri 3:30PM

Did You Know? Rs. 10,000 could have equaled 22,451 had you invested 6 months ago.


COMPANY CAPITAL ≈ PROFIT HELD | STOCK RALLY%
Agalawatte Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 mar - mar | AGAL.N0000 ... 23%
Serendib Hotels PLC - serendibleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 mar - mar | SHOT.N0000 ... 17%
CIC Holdings PLC - cic.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,100 mar - mar | CIC.X0000 ... 21%
Browns Beach Hotels PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 mar - mar | BBH.N0000 ... 17%
Jetwing Symphony PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 mar - mar | JETS.N0000 ... 20%
Ceylon Guardian Investment Trust PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 mar - mar | GUAR.N0000 ... 24%
Sinhaputhra Finance PLC - sinhaputhra.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,500 mar - mar | SFL.N0000 ... 25%
Multi Finance PLC - multifinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 mar - feb | MFL.N0000 ... 20%
People`s Merchant Finance PLC - peoplesmerchant.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,200 feb - feb | PMB.N0000 ... 22%
Citrus Leisure PLC - citrusleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 feb - feb | REEF.N0000 ... 17%
Singer (sri Lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 feb - jan | SINS.N0000 ... 19%
First Capital Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 feb - jan | CFVF.N0000 ... 16%
Equity Two PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 feb - jan | ETWO.N0000 ... 16%
Mackwoods Energy PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,500 feb - oct | MEL.N0000 ... 45%
Hayleys Fibre PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,700 feb - jan | HEXP.N0000 ... 37%
Kelsey Developments PLC - kelsey.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 feb - jan | KDL.N0000 ... 20%
Kotagala Plantations PLC - lankemplantations.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 feb - jan | KOTA.N0000 ... 17%
Eden Hotel Lanka PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 2,700 jan - dec | EDEN.N0000 ... 27%
Lolc Holdings PLC - lankaorix.com 10,000 ≈ 5,700 jan - nov | LOLC.N0000 ... 57%
Brown & Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,700 jan - dec | BRWN.N0000 ... 27%
Lolc Development Finance PLC - lolc.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 dec - dec | NIFL.N0000 ... 25%
Richard Pieris Exports PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - dec | REXP.N0000 ... 16%
Lanka Ceramic PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 dec - nov | CERA.N0000 ... 19%
Bimputh Finance PLC - bimputhfinance.com 10,000 ≈ 2,600 dec - dec | BLI.N0000 ... 26%
Mercantile Shipping Company PLC - mfsl.lk 10,000 ≈ 4,000 dec - nov | MSL.N0000 ... 40%
Hayleys Fabric PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 dec - nov | MGT.N0000 ... 17%
Royal Palms Beach Hotels PLC - tangerinetours.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - nov | RPBH.N0000 ... 16%
Chemanex PLC - chemanex.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 dec - nov | CHMX.N0000 ... 24%
Alliance Finance Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 dec - nov | ALLI.N0000 ... 20%
Lanka Aluminium Industries PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 dec - nov | LALU.N0000 ... 17%
Lanka Tiles PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 dec - oct | TILE.N0000 ... 19%
CIC Holdings PLC - cic.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,900 dec - nov | CIC.N0000 ... 19%
Swisstek (ceylon) PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 dec - nov | PARQ.N0000 ... 24%
Central Industries PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 dec - nov | CIND.N0000 ... 20%
Abans Electricals PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 dec - nov | ABAN.N0000 ... 22%
L B Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 dec - oct | LFIN.N0000 ... 21%
Renuka Foods PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 dec - nov | COCO.N0000 ... 20%
Acl Cables PLC - acl.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,200 dec - nov | ACL.N0000 ... 22%
Colombo Investment Trust PLC 10,000 ≈ 6,200 dec - nov | CIT.N0000 ... 62%
Dipped Products PLC - dplgroup.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - oct | DIPD.N0000 ... 16%
Ceylon Investment PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 3,600 dec - oct | CINV.N0000 ... 36%
Eastern Merchants PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 dec - nov | EMER.N0000 ... 22%
John Keells Hotels PLC - keells.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 dec - nov | KHL.N0000 ... 18%
Commercial Credit and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - nov | COCR.N0000 ... 16%
Royal Ceramics Lanka PLC - rocell.com 10,000 ≈ 5,100 dec - oct | RCL.N0000 ... 51%
C M Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,500 dec - nov | COLO.N0000 ... 35%
Colombo Dockyard PLC - cdl.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 dec - nov | DOCK.N0000 ... 17%
Colombo Fort Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 dec - nov | CFI.N0000 ... 22%
Guardian Capital Partners PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - nov | WAPO.N0000 ... 16%
Lanka Walltiles PLC - lankawall.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 dec - nov | LWL.N0000 ... 17%
Singer Industries (Ceylon) PLC - singersl.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 dec - nov | SINI.N0000 ... 20%
People's Leasing and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 dec - oct | PLC.N0000 ... 19%
Aitken Spence Hotel Holdings PLC - aitkenspencehotels.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 dec - nov | AHUN.N0000 ... 22%
Bairaha Farms PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - nov | BFL.N0000 ... 16%
Lanka IOC PLC - lankaioc.com 10,000 ≈ 2,300 dec - nov | LIOC.N0000 ... 23%
Candor Opportunities Fund 10,000 ≈ 2,900 dec - nov | COF.U0000 ... 29%
The Lighthouse Hotel PLC - jetwinghotels.com 10,000 ≈ 2,800 dec - nov | LHL.N0000 ... 28%
Teejay Lanka PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 dec - oct | TJL.N0000 ... 18%
Access Engineering PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 dec - oct | AEL.N0000 ... 18%
Hunters & Company PLC - hunters.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 dec - nov | HUNT.N0000 ... 16%
Haycarb PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 dec - oct | HAYC.N0000 ... 23%
Amaya Leisure PLC - connaissanceceylon.com 10,000 ≈ 2,900 nov - oct | CONN.N0000 ... 29%
Unisyst Engineering PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 nov - oct | ALUF.N0000 ... 16%
Hikkaduwa Beach Resort PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 nov - nov | CITH.N0000 ... 25%
Waskaduwa Beach Resort PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,700 nov - nov | CITW.N0000 ... 47%
Ceylon Printers PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 nov - oct | CPRT.N0000 ... 23%
Acl Plastics PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 nov - oct | APLA.N0000 ... 20%
Tea Smallholder Factories PLC - centralfinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,400 nov - oct | TSML.N0000 ... 24%
Lee Hedges PLC - shawwallace.com 10,000 ≈ 2,800 nov - oct | SHAW.N0000 ... 28%
B P P L Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 nov - oct | BPPL.N0000 ... 20%
Tokyo Cement Company (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | TKYO.N0000 ... 19%
Dialog Axiata PLC - dialog.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,100 nov - oct | DIAL.N0000 ... 21%
Tokyo Cement Company (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | TKYO.X0000 ... 17%
Resus Energy PLC - resusenergy.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | HPWR.N0000 ... 19%
Acme Printing & Packaging PLC - acmepacklk.com 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | ACME.N0000 ... 19%
Hunas Falls Hotels PLC - amayaresorts.com 10,000 ≈ 2,900 nov - oct | HUNA.N0000 ... 29%
Mahaweli Reach Hotels PLC - mahaweli.com 10,000 ≈ 2,100 nov - oct | MRH.N0000 ... 21%
Kelani Tyres PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 nov - oct | TYRE.N0000 ... 18%
Agstar PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 nov - oct | AGST.N0000 ... 16%
Galadari Hotels (Lanka) PLC - galadarihotel.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,400 nov - oct | GHLL.N0000 ... 34%
Lotus Hydro Power PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | HPFL.N0000 ... 19%
Alumex PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 nov - oct | ALUM.N0000 ... 20%
Balangoda Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 nov - oct | BALA.N0000 ... 21%
Seylan Bank PLC - eseylan.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 nov - oct | SEYB.X0000 ... 22%
Abans Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 6,600 nov - oct | AFSL.N0000 ... 66%
Arpico Insurance PLC - arpicoinsurance.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 nov - oct | AINS.N0000 ... 24%
Hapugastenne Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 oct - oct | HAPU.N0000 ... 17%
On'ally Holdings Ltd 10,000 ≈ 2,100 oct - oct | ONAL.N0000 ... 21%
Carson Cumberbatch PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 oct - oct | CARS.N0000 ... 20%
Amana Takaful PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 oct - oct | ATL.N0000 ... 20%
Tal Lanka Hotels PLC - taj.tajhotels.com 10,000 ≈ 3,500 oct - oct | TAJ.N0000 ... 35%

© Rehan Wijetunge