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 121 stocks that each returned 22% on average in 17 days.

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Updated Mon - Fri 3:30PM

Did You Know? Rs. 10,000 could have equaled 22,915 had you invested 6 months ago.


COMPANY CAPITAL ≈ PROFIT HELD | STOCK RALLY%
Softlogic Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - dec | CRL.N0000 ... 17%
Amana Takaful Life PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - dec | ATLL.N0000 ... 18%
Sunshine Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - nov | SUN.N0000 ... 16%
East West Properties PLC - eastwest.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - nov | EAST.N0000 ... 16%
Multi Finance PLC - multifinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - nov | MFL.N0000 ... 17%
Softlogic Life Insurance PLC - asianalliance.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - nov | AAIC.N0000 ... 16%
Selinsing PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,500 today - nov | SELI.N0000 ... 35%
Amaya Leisure PLC - connaissanceceylon.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - nov | CONN.N0000 ... 17%
Radiant Gems International PLC - radiantgems.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - nov | RGEM.N0000 ... 20%
Aia Insurance Lanka PLC - aialife.com.lk 10,000 ≈ 5,400 today - nov | CTCE.N0000 ... 54%
Tal Lanka Hotels PLC - taj.tajhotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,900 today - nov | TAJ.N0000 ... 19%
Seylan Bank PLC - eseylan.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - nov | SEYB.X0000 ... 17%
Janashakthi Insurance Company PLC - janashakthi.com 10,000 ≈ 4,000 today - nov | JINS.N0000 ... 40%
Richard Pieris Exports PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,500 today - sep | REXP.N0000 ... 35%
Samson International PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 dec - nov | SIL.N0000 ... 17%
Orient Finance PLC - orientfinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,900 dec - nov | BFN.N0000 ... 19%
Equity Two PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 4,000 dec - oct | ETWO.N0000 ... 40%
Renuka Foods PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 3,300 dec - nov | COCO.X0000 ... 33%
Brown & Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 dec - oct | BRWN.N0000 ... 23%
Prime Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 dec - nov | GSF.N0000 ... 24%
Ramboda Falls PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 dec - nov | RFL.N0000 ... 25%
Dipped Products PLC - dplgroup.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | DIPD.N0000 ... 17%
Eastern Merchants PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 nov - oct | EMER.N0000 ... 16%
Convenience Foods (lanka )plc - muncheelk.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 nov - nov | SOY.N0000 ... 25%
Vallibel Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 nov - oct | VFIN.N0000 ... 16%
Bimputh Finance PLC - bimputhfinance.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 nov - nov | BLI.N0000 ... 16%
Kotmale Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - nov | LAMB.N0000 ... 17%
Serendib Hotels PLC - serendibleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 3,700 nov - oct | SHOT.X0000 ... 37%
Hunas Falls Hotels PLC - amayaresorts.com 10,000 ≈ 3,300 nov - oct | HUNA.N0000 ... 33%
Malwatte Valley Plantations PLC - malwatte.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,300 nov - sep | MAL.N0000 ... 23%
John Keells Holdings PLC - keells.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 nov - oct | JKH.N0000 ... 20%
Cargo Boat Development Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - sep | CABO.N0000 ... 19%
The Colombo Fort Land & Building PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 nov - oct | CFLB.N0000 ... 22%
Trade Finance & Investments PLC - tfil.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,300 nov - oct | TFIL.N0000 ... 23%
People's Leasing and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 nov - oct | PLC.N0000 ... 21%
Aitken Spence PLC - aitkenspence.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 nov - oct | SPEN.N0000 ... 16%
Hapugastenne Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | HAPU.N0000 ... 17%
Lolc Holdings PLC - lankaorix.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | LOLC.N0000 ... 17%
City Housing & Real Estate Co. PLC - ceylincoproperties.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 nov - oct | CHOU.N0000 ... 18%
Ceylon Guardian Investment Trust PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 nov - oct | GUAR.N0000 ... 18%
Acme Printing & Packaging PLC - acmepacklk.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 nov - oct | ACME.N0000 ... 22%
MTD Walkers PLC - walkerscml.com 10,000 ≈ 3,300 nov - nov | KAPI.N0000 ... 33%
Amana Takaful PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 nov - oct | ATL.N0000 ... 20%
Commercial Credit and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | COCR.N0000 ... 19%
Access Engineering PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,700 nov - oct | AEL.N0000 ... 27%
Lee Hedges PLC - shawwallace.com 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | SHAW.N0000 ... 19%
Colombo Land & Development Company PLC - colomboland.com 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | CLND.N0000 ... 19%
Palm Garden Hotels PLC - confifigroup.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 nov - oct | PALM.N0000 ... 18%
Lankem Developments PLC - lankem.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,400 nov - oct | LDEV.N0000 ... 24%
Sathosa Motors PLC - sathosamotorsplc.com 10,000 ≈ 2,800 nov - oct | SMOT.N0000 ... 28%
CIC Holdings PLC - cic.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | CIC.X0000 ... 17%
Aitken Spence Hotel Holdings PLC - aitkenspencehotels.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 nov - oct | AHUN.N0000 ... 22%
Ceylon Investment PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | CINV.N0000 ... 17%
Merchant Bank Of Sri Lanka & Finance P - mbslbank.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 nov - oct | MBSL.N0000 ... 20%
Carson Cumberbatch PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | CARS.N0000 ... 17%
Alumex PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 nov - oct | ALUM.N0000 ... 17%
Tokyo Cement Company (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,000 nov - oct | TKYO.N0000 ... 30%
Guardian Capital Partners PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 2,700 nov - oct | WAPO.N0000 ... 27%
Tokyo Cement Company (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,800 nov - oct | TKYO.X0000 ... 28%
Housing Development Finance Corporatio 10,000 ≈ 2,700 nov - oct | HDFC.N0000 ... 27%
Renuka Foods PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 nov - oct | COCO.N0000 ... 16%
Alufab PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 nov - oct | ALUF.N0000 ... 23%
Hikkaduwa Beach Resort PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 nov - oct | CITH.N0000 ... 22%
Lankem Ceylon PLC - lankem.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,300 nov - oct | LCEY.N0000 ... 23%
Singer (sri Lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 nov - oct | SINS.N0000 ... 22%
Renuka Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 nov - oct | RCH.N0000 ... 19%
Sinhaputhra Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 oct - oct | SFL.P0000 ... 16%
Singer Industries (Ceylon) PLC - singersl.com 10,000 ≈ 1,900 oct - oct | SINI.N0000 ... 19%
Huejay International Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 oct - sep | HUEJ.N0000 ... 24%
Ceylon Printers PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 oct - sep | CPRT.N0000 ... 16%
E-channelling PLC - echannelling.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 oct - aug | ECL.N0000 ... 18%
Paragon Ceylon PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 oct - sep | PARA.N0000 ... 16%
Renuka Holdings PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 oct - oct | RHL.X0000 ... 16%
Ambeon Holdings PLC - erlanka.com 10,000 ≈ 3,200 oct - aug | GREG.N0000 ... 32%
Commercial Leasing & Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 oct - aug | CLC.N0000 ... 16%
Hotel Sigiriya PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 oct - sep | HSIG.N0000 ... 23%
Chemanex PLC - chemanex.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 oct - sep | CHMX.N0000 ... 18%
Abans Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 oct - sep | AFSL.N0000 ... 22%
The Lighthouse Hotel PLC - jetwinghotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 oct - sep | LHL.N0000 ... 18%
Ambeon Capital PLC - taprobane.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 oct - sep | TAP.N0000 ... 16%
Lake House Printers And Publishers PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 oct - sep | LPRT.N0000 ... 23%
Bansei Royal Resorts Hikkaduwa PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 oct - sep | BRR.N0000 ... 21%
Dunamis Capital PLC - dunamis.lk 10,000 ≈ 8,200 sep - sep | CSEC.N0000 ... 82%
Kelani Cables PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 sep - sep | KCAB.N0000 ... 21%
Agalawatte Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 sep - aug | AGAL.N0000 ... 23%
Asia Capital PLC - asiacapital.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,300 sep - aug | ACAP.N0000 ... 23%
Colombo Investment Trust PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 sep - sep | CIT.N0000 ... 18%
Laugfs Gas PLC - laugfsgas.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,700 sep - aug | LGL.N0000 ... 27%
Eden Hotel Lanka PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 5,300 sep - aug | EDEN.N0000 ... 53%
Laugfs Gas PLC - laugfsgas.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,800 sep - aug | LGL.X0000 ... 38%
Ceylon Tobacco Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 sep - jun | CTC.N0000 ... 23%
Dilmah Ceylon Tea Company PLC - dilmahtea.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 sep - aug | CTEA.N0000 ... 17%
Mahaweli Reach Hotels PLC - mahaweli.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 sep - aug | MRH.N0000 ... 16%
Associated Motor Finance Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 sep - sep | AMF.N0000 ... 18%
Serendib Land PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 sep - aug | SLND.N0000 ... 18%
Asian Hotels & Properties PLC - crescat.com 10,000 ≈ 3,000 sep - aug | AHPL.N0000 ... 30%
Union Assurance PLC - unionassurance.com 10,000 ≈ 2,300 sep - sep | UAL.N0000 ... 23%
Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC - dankotuwa.com 10,000 ≈ 2,100 sep - aug | DPL.N0000 ... 21%
Office Equipment PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 sep - aug | OFEQ.N0000 ... 16%
Printcare PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 sep - aug | CARE.N0000 ... 19%
Hayleys Fabric PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 sep - aug | MGT.N0000 ... 16%
Brac Lanka Finance PLC - lolc.com 10,000 ≈ 3,000 sep - aug | NIFL.N0000 ... 30%
People`s Merchant Finance PLC - peoplesmerchant.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,100 sep - aug | PMB.N0000 ... 21%
Kelsey Developments PLC - kelsey.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,800 sep - aug | KDL.N0000 ... 38%
Browns Beach Hotels PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 sep - aug | BBH.N0000 ... 16%
Udapussellawa Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 sep - aug | UDPL.N0000 ... 24%
Lion Brewery Ceylon PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 sep - jul | LION.N0000 ... 24%
Colombo City Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 aug - aug | PHAR.N0000 ... 17%
Chevron Lubricants Lanka PLC - caltex.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 aug - jun | LLUB.N0000 ... 25%
Property Development PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 aug - jul | PDL.N0000 ... 17%
On'ally Holdings Ltd 10,000 ≈ 4,500 aug - jul | ONAL.N0000 ... 45%
Lanka Aluminium Industries PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 aug - jul | LALU.N0000 ... 16%
Three Acre Farms PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 aug - jul | TAFL.N0000 ... 18%
Kahawatte Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 aug - jul | KAHA.N0000 ... 16%
Ceylinco Insurance PLC - ceylinco-insurance.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 aug - jul | CINS.N0000 ... 25%
Serendib Hotels PLC - serendibleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 2,100 jul - jun | SHOT.N0000 ... 21%
The Autodrome PLC - autodrome.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jul - jun | AUTO.N0000 ... 18%
Dialog Finance PLC - ctf.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,600 jul - jul | CALF.N0000 ... 26%
Colombo Fort Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 jul - jun | CFI.N0000 ... 17%
Dolphin Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jul - jun | STAF.N0000 ... 16%
Mercantile Shipping Company PLC - mfsl.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,500 jun - jun | MSL.N0000 ... 25%

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