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 108 stocks that each returned 27% on average in 15 days.

Follow this table to see stocks that are rallying and those that have concluded along with discussions on the Lanka Equity Forum


Updated Mon - Fri 3:30PM

Did You Know? Rs. 10,000 could have equaled 28,195 had you invested 6 months ago.


COMPANY CAPITAL ≈ PROFIT HELD | STOCK RALLY%
C M Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,600 today - jun | COLO.N0000 ... 26%
E-channelling PLC - echannelling.com 10,000 ≈ 4,500 today - jun | ECL.N0000 ... 45%
Acme Printing & Packaging PLC - acmepacklk.com 10,000 ≈ 2,900 today - jun | ACME.N0000 ... 29%
Lankem Ceylon PLC - lankem.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,400 today - jun | LCEY.N0000 ... 24%
Trade Finance & Investments PLC - tfil.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - jun | TFIL.N0000 ... 17%
Softlogic Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - jun | CRL.N0000 ... 17%
Malwatte Valley Plantations PLC - malwatte.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - jun | MAL.X0000 ... 16%
Paragon Ceylon PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 today - jun | PARA.N0000 ... 22%
Gestetner Of Ceylon PLC - gestetnersl.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 today - may | GEST.N0000 ... 24%
Serendib Hotels PLC - serendibleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 4,500 today - may | SHOT.N0000 ... 45%
Serendib Hotels PLC - serendibleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 6,200 today - may | SHOT.X0000 ... 62%
Commercial Credit and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 today - may | COCR.N0000 ... 17%
Ceylon Printers PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,600 today - may | CPRT.N0000 ... 36%
Unisyst Engineering PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - may | ALUF.N0000 ... 18%
Tokyo Cement Company (lanka) PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - may | TKYO.N0000 ... 18%
Galadari Hotels (Lanka) PLC - galadarihotel.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - may | GHLL.N0000 ... 18%
Sinhaputhra Finance PLC - sinhaputhra.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - may | SFL.N0000 ... 16%
Chemanex PLC - chemanex.com 10,000 ≈ 2,800 today - may | CHMX.N0000 ... 28%
Equity Two PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 2,700 today - may | ETWO.N0000 ... 27%
Sri Lanka Telecom PLC - slt.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - may | SLTL.N0000 ... 20%
Aitken Spence Hotel Holdings PLC - aitkenspencehotels.com 10,000 ≈ 2,300 today - may | AHUN.N0000 ... 23%
Lanka Tiles PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 today - may | TILE.N0000 ... 23%
Elpitiya Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 today - may | ELPL.N0000 ... 19%
Property Development PLC 10,000 ≈ 7,000 jun - may | PDL.N0000 ... 70%
Multi Finance PLC - multifinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 jun - jun | MFL.N0000 ... 20%
Colombo Fort Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 jun - may | CFI.N0000 ... 19%
Abans Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jun - jun | AFSL.N0000 ... 16%
Colombo Land & Development Company PLC - colomboland.com 10,000 ≈ 3,700 jun - may | CLND.N0000 ... 37%
Morison PLC - morison.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,100 jun - may | MORI.N0000 ... 21%
Kelani Tyres PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 jun - may | TYRE.N0000 ... 21%
Radiant Gems International PLC - radiantgems.lk 10,000 ≈ 9,100 jun - may | RGEM.N0000 ... 91%
Hatton Plantations PLC - hattonplantations.lk 10,000 ≈ 5,100 jun - may | HPL.N0000 ... 51%
B P P L Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 jun - may | BPPL.N0000 ... 20%
Union Assurance PLC - unionassurance.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 jun - may | UAL.N0000 ... 17%
Bogawantalawa Tea Estates PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 jun - may | BOPL.N0000 ... 23%
Malwatte Valley Plantations PLC - malwatte.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jun - may | MAL.N0000 ... 16%
Resus Energy PLC - resusenergy.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jun - may | HPWR.N0000 ... 16%
R I L Property PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jun - may | RIL.N0000 ... 16%
First Capital Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,100 jun - may | CFVF.N0000 ... 41%
Renuka Holdings PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 jun - may | RHL.X0000 ... 25%
Mahaweli Coconut Plantations Limited 10,000 ≈ 23,200 jun - jun | MCPL.N0000 ... 232%
Citrus Leisure PLC - citrusleisure.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 jun - may | REEF.N0000 ... 20%
The Colombo Fort Land & Building PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 jun - may | CFLB.N0000 ... 20%
Printcare PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jun - jun | CARE.N0000 ... 16%
Maskeliya Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jun - may | MASK.N0000 ... 18%
Sinhaputhra Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 jun - may | SFL.P0000 ... 22%
Alumex PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 jun - may | ALUM.N0000 ... 16%
Kelsey Developments PLC - kelsey.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,800 may - may | KDL.N0000 ... 18%
Housing Development Finance Corporatio 10,000 ≈ 2,000 may - may | HDFC.N0000 ... 20%
Dunamis Capital PLC - dunamis.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,200 may - may | CSEC.N0000 ... 22%
Lucky Lanka Milk Processing Company Pl 10,000 ≈ 3,100 may - may | LLMP.N0000 ... 31%
Prime Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,100 may - may | GSF.N0000 ... 31%
Lucky Lanka Milk Processing Company Pl 10,000 ≈ 3,800 may - may | LLMP.X0000 ... 38%
Balangoda Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 may - may | BALA.N0000 ... 16%
C T Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 may - apr | CTHR.N0000 ... 24%
East West Properties PLC - eastwest.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,100 may - mar | EAST.N0000 ... 21%
Morison PLC - morison.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,000 apr - mar | MORI.X0000 ... 30%
Harischandra Mills PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 apr - apr | HARI.N0000 ... 16%
Renuka Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 apr - mar | RCH.N0000 ... 21%
Lolc Development Finance PLC - lolc.com 10,000 ≈ 2,600 apr - apr | NIFL.N0000 ... 26%
Palm Garden Hotels PLC - confifigroup.com 10,000 ≈ 2,800 apr - mar | PALM.N0000 ... 28%
The Nuwara Eliya Hotels Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 apr - mar | NEH.N0000 ... 25%
Renuka Holdings PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 2,000 apr - mar | RHL.N0000 ... 20%
Laugfs Gas PLC - laugfsgas.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 apr - mar | LGL.X0000 ... 20%
Tangerine Beach Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 apr - mar | TANG.N0000 ... 21%
Millennium Housing Developers PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 apr - mar | MHDL.N0000 ... 20%
Colombo City Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,800 apr - mar | PHAR.N0000 ... 28%
Cargo Boat Development Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 apr - mar | CABO.N0000 ... 17%
Merchant Bank Of Sri Lanka & Finance P - mbslbank.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 apr - mar | MBSL.N0000 ... 16%
Singer Industries (Ceylon) PLC - singersl.com 10,000 ≈ 3,500 apr - mar | SINI.N0000 ... 35%
Tal Lanka Hotels PLC - taj.tajhotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 apr - mar | TAJ.N0000 ... 16%
The Lighthouse Hotel PLC - jetwinghotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 apr - apr | LHL.N0000 ... 16%
Kahawatte Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 apr - mar | KAHA.N0000 ... 25%
Lanka Walltiles PLC - lankawall.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 apr - mar | LWL.N0000 ... 16%
Talawakelle Tea Estates PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 apr - mar | TPL.N0000 ... 20%
Hunas Falls Hotels PLC - amayaresorts.com 10,000 ≈ 2,200 apr - mar | HUNA.N0000 ... 22%
Lanka Realty Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,200 apr - mar | ASCO.N0000 ... 32%
The Fortress Resorts PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 apr - mar | RHTL.N0000 ... 23%
Amana Takaful PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 apr - mar | ATL.N0000 ... 22%
Kotmale Holdings PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 mar - feb | LAMB.N0000 ... 20%
Namunukula Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 mar - feb | NAMU.N0000 ... 17%
Laxapana Batteries PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 mar - mar | LITE.N0000 ... 19%
Samson International PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 mar - feb | SIL.N0000 ... 17%
Watawala Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 mar - feb | WATA.N0000 ... 17%
Lanka Ventures PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 mar - feb | LVEN.N0000 ... 23%
Ramboda Falls PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 mar - feb | RFL.N0000 ... 21%
Arpico Finance Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 feb - jan | ARPI.N0000 ... 18%
Horana Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,800 feb - jan | HOPL.N0000 ... 38%
Orient Finance PLC - orientfinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,300 feb - jan | BFN.N0000 ... 23%
Ceylon Hotels Corporation PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 feb - jan | CHOT.N0000 ... 16%
Renuka Foods PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 1,900 feb - jan | COCO.N0000 ... 19%
MTD Walkers PLC - walkerscml.com 10,000 ≈ 3,100 feb - jan | KAPI.N0000 ... 31%
Asia Capital PLC - asiacapital.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 feb - jan | ACAP.N0000 ... 17%
Hayleys Fibre PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,600 feb - jan | HEXP.N0000 ... 46%
Renuka Foods PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 3,800 feb - jan | COCO.X0000 ... 38%
Hapugastenne Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,900 feb - jan | HAPU.N0000 ... 39%
Softlogic Life Insurance PLC - asianalliance.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,500 feb - dec | AAIC.N0000 ... 25%
Eden Hotel Lanka PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 jan - jan | EDEN.N0000 ... 17%
Serendib Engineering Group PLC - serendibengineering.com 10,000 ≈ 4,900 jan - dec | IDL.N0000 ... 49%
People`s Merchant Finance PLC - peoplesmerchant.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 jan - jan | PMB.N0000 ... 17%
Hotel Sigiriya PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 jan - jan | HSIG.N0000 ... 20%
Madulsima Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 jan - jan | MADU.N0000 ... 21%
Dolphin Hotels PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 jan - jan | STAF.N0000 ... 19%
Associated Motor Finance Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 8,000 jan - dec | AMF.N0000 ... 80%
Agstar PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jan - jan | AGST.N0000 ... 18%
Amaya Leisure PLC - connaissanceceylon.com 10,000 ≈ 3,900 jan - dec | CONN.N0000 ... 39%
Odel PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jan - dec | ODEL.N0000 ... 18%
Renuka City Hotel PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 jan - dec | RENU.N0000 ... 17%

© Rehan Wijetunge