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 96 stocks that each returned 24% on average in 17 days.

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Did You Know? Rs. 10,000 could have equaled 20,956 had you invested 6 months ago.


COMPANY CAPITAL ≈ PROFIT HELD | STOCK RALLY%
Kelani Cables PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 today - sep | KCAB.N0000 ... 21%
Bimputh Finance PLC - bimputhfinance.com 10,000 ≈ 3,200 today - sep | BLI.N0000 ... 32%
Dunamis Capital PLC - dunamis.lk 10,000 ≈ 8,200 today - sep | CSEC.N0000 ... 82%
Lake House Printers And Publishers PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 today - sep | LPRT.N0000 ... 23%
Ambeon Capital PLC - taprobane.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 today - sep | TAP.N0000 ... 16%
Ambeon Holdings PLC - erlanka.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 today - aug | GREG.N0000 ... 24%
Malwatte Valley Plantations PLC - malwatte.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 today - aug | MAL.N0000 ... 20%
Palm Garden Hotels PLC - confifigroup.com 10,000 ≈ 2,700 today - aug | PALM.N0000 ... 27%
E-channelling PLC - echannelling.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 today - aug | ECL.N0000 ... 18%
Bansei Royal Resorts Hikkaduwa PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 sep - aug | BRR.N0000 ... 24%
Asia Capital PLC - asiacapital.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,300 sep - aug | ACAP.N0000 ... 23%
City Housing & Real Estate Co. PLC - ceylincoproperties.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 sep - aug | CHOU.N0000 ... 16%
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%
Tal Lanka Hotels PLC - taj.tajhotels.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 sep - aug | TAJ.N0000 ... 17%
Eden Hotel Lanka PLC - brownshotels.com 10,000 ≈ 5,300 sep - aug | EDEN.N0000 ... 53%
Huejay International Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 sep - sep | HUEJ.N0000 ... 24%
Laugfs Gas PLC - laugfsgas.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,800 sep - aug | LGL.X0000 ... 38%
Ceylon Tobacco Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,400 sep - may | CTC.N0000 ... 34%
Aia Insurance Lanka PLC - aialife.com.lk 10,000 ≈ 8,200 sep - sep | CTCE.N0000 ... 82%
Alufab PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 sep - sep | ALUF.N0000 ... 16%
Amana Takaful Life PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 sep - sep | ATLL.N0000 ... 16%
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%
Renuka Holdings PLC - renukagroup.com 10,000 ≈ 2,600 sep - aug | RHL.X0000 ... 26%
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%
Merchant Bank Of Sri Lanka & Finance P - mbslbank.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 sep - aug | MBSL.N0000 ... 24%
Orient Finance PLC - orientfinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,200 sep - aug | BFN.N0000 ... 32%
Hotel Sigiriya PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,700 sep - aug | HSIG.N0000 ... 27%
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%
Agalawatte Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,300 sep - aug | AGAL.N0000 ... 23%
People`s Merchant Finance PLC - peoplesmerchant.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,100 sep - aug | PMB.N0000 ... 21%
Commercial Credit and Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 sep - aug | COCR.N0000 ... 17%
Kelsey Developments PLC - kelsey.lk 10,000 ≈ 3,800 sep - aug | KDL.N0000 ... 38%
MTD Walkers PLC - walkerscml.com 10,000 ≈ 7,900 sep - aug | KAPI.N0000 ... 79%
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%
Eastern Merchants PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,400 aug - aug | EMER.N0000 ... 24%
Ramboda Falls PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 aug - aug | RFL.N0000 ... 19%
Softlogic Life Insurance PLC - asianalliance.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 aug - jun | AAIC.N0000 ... 20%
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%
Paragon Ceylon PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 aug - jul | PARA.N0000 ... 18%
On'ally Holdings Ltd 10,000 ≈ 4,500 aug - jul | ONAL.N0000 ... 45%
Lanka Aluminium Industries PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 aug - jul | LALU.N0000 ... 18%
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%
Samson International PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,500 aug - aug | SIL.N0000 ... 25%
Ceylinco Insurance PLC - ceylinco-insurance.com 10,000 ≈ 2,500 aug - jul | CINS.N0000 ... 25%
Carson Cumberbatch PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 aug - jul | CARS.N0000 ... 18%
Cargo Boat Development Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 aug - jul | CABO.N0000 ... 18%
Amaya Leisure PLC - connaissanceceylon.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 aug - jul | CONN.N0000 ... 18%
Equity Two PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 3,100 aug - jul | ETWO.N0000 ... 31%
Ceylon Investment PLC - carsoncumberbatch.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 aug - jul | CINV.N0000 ... 16%
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%
Softlogic Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,900 jul - jul | CRL.N0000 ... 19%
The Colombo Fort Land & Building PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,100 jul - jul | CFLB.N0000 ... 21%
Harischandra Mills PLC 10,000 ≈ 3,100 jul - jun | HARI.N0000 ... 31%
The Lighthouse Hotel PLC - jetwinghotels.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 jul - jul | LHL.N0000 ... 24%
Radiant Gems International PLC - radiantgems.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,900 jul - jul | RGEM.N0000 ... 19%
Dialog Finance PLC - ctf.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,600 jul - jul | CALF.N0000 ... 26%
Ceylon Printers PLC 10,000 ≈ 4,600 jul - jun | CPRT.N0000 ... 46%
Colombo Fort Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,700 jul - jun | CFI.N0000 ... 17%
Lankem Ceylon PLC - lankem.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,200 jul - jul | LCEY.N0000 ... 22%
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%
Convenience Foods (lanka )plc - muncheelk.com 10,000 ≈ 2,700 jun - may | SOY.N0000 ... 27%
HNB Assurance PLC - hnbassurance.com 10,000 ≈ 2,400 jun - may | HASU.N0000 ... 24%
Lanka Realty Investments PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 jun - may | ASCO.N0000 ... 22%
Hunas Falls Hotels PLC - amayaresorts.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 jun - may | HUNA.N0000 ... 18%
Galadari Hotels (Lanka) PLC - galadarihotel.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,700 may - may | GHLL.N0000 ... 17%
Prime Finance PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 may - may | GSF.N0000 ... 18%
Kotagala Plantations PLC - lankemplantations.lk 10,000 ≈ 4,400 may - mar | KOTA.N0000 ... 44%
Lanka Cement PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,600 may - mar | LCEM.N0000 ... 16%
Citizens Development Business Finance - cdb.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,600 may - mar | CDB.N0000 ... 16%
Hunters & Company PLC - hunters.lk 10,000 ≈ 2,000 may - apr | HUNT.N0000 ... 20%
Lanka IOC PLC - lankaioc.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 may - mar | LIOC.N0000 ... 16%
Bogala Graphite Lanka PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,000 may - mar | BOGA.N0000 ... 20%
Balangoda Plantations PLC 10,000 ≈ 1,800 may - mar | BALA.N0000 ... 18%
Multi Finance PLC - multifinance.lk 10,000 ≈ 1,900 may - mar | MFL.N0000 ... 19%
Distilleries Company Of Sri Lanka PLC - dcslgroup.com 10,000 ≈ 1,700 may - apr | DIST.N0000 ... 17%
Lanka Orix Leasing Company PLC - lankaorix.com 10,000 ≈ 2,100 apr - mar | LOLC.N0000 ... 21%
Acme Printing & Packaging PLC - acmepacklk.com 10,000 ≈ 1,600 apr - apr | ACME.N0000 ... 16%
Union Bank Of Colombo PLC - unionb.com 10,000 ≈ 1,900 apr - mar | UBC.N0000 ... 19%
The Nuwara Eliya Hotels Company PLC 10,000 ≈ 2,200 apr - mar | NEH.N0000 ... 22%
Asiri Hospital Holdings PLC - asirihealth.com 10,000 ≈ 1,800 apr - mar | ASIR.N0000 ... 18%

© Rehan Wijetunge