Stock Watch
December 02, 2003
      Today Prev. Day Chg. Last Year   YoY Chg.
All Share Index     1,166.6 1,172.5 -0.5% 793.3   47.1%
Milanka Price Index     2,113.1 2,123.9 -0.5% 1321.9   59.9%
Market Capitalisation (Rs bn)   288.6 290.1 -0.5% 158.5   82.1%
Market PE Ratio (X)     12.7 12.8 -0.8% 12.0   5.8%
                 
Turnover (Rs mn)     95.4 677.9 -85.9% Sector   Chg.%  
Foreign Purchases (Rs mn)   25.7 574.4 -95.5% Banks & Finance -0.4% 2744.6 2755.6 -0.399
Foreign Sales (Rs mn)     2.4 34.9 -93.1% Diversified   -0.1% 343.2 343.6 -0.116
Total Share Volume (mn)     3.5 7.6 -53.5% Food & Beverages -1.2% 1287.1 1303.2 -1.235
No. of Companies Traded     128 124 3.2% Hotels & Travels -1.3% 751.8 761.7 -1.300
Total No. of Trades     1,623 1,711 -5.1% Manufacturing -0.5% 579.7 582.4 -0.464
Money Market Indicators
    Latest Previous       2-Dec 1-Dec
Treasury Bill Rates (%) - 3 months 7.31 7.17 Call Money (%)   - Average 7.64 7.64
  - 12 months 7.17 7.08 Exchange Rates   - Euro 115.43 115.89 230.86 115.43
Prime Lending Rate (%) - Average 8.95 8.87     - US $ 96.38 96.35 192.75 96.375
Deposit Rate (%) - Wtd. Avg. 5.43 5.53     - 100 88.26 87.78 176.51 88.255
Company Price (Rs) Change Share No.of 12-Month 12-Month
  High Low Close +/- Rs Volume Trades High Low
Main Board                
ACME 8.00 8.00 8.00 0.00 3,200 5 13.75 6.00
Agalawatte 13.50 13.50 13.50 -0.50 4,300 2 20.00 9.00
Aitken Spence 265.00 260.00 265.00 13.00 47,800 17 319.00 121.00
Apollo (Lanka Hospitals) 12.25 12.25 12.25 -1.75 16,500 10 19.50 11.25
Asian Hotels 28.00 26.50 26.75 -0.25 86,000 60 38.50 9.00
Bairaha Farms 18.00 17.50 18.00 -1.50 200 2 24.50 5.25
Balangoda 13.50 13.25 13.50 0.25 200 2 21.00 13.00
Bata 15.00 13.75 14.50 2.00 10,600 5 19.25 9.00
Beruwela Walkinn 60.00 60.00 60.00 0.50 100 1 60.00 23.00
Blue Diamonds 3.00 3.00 3.00 0.00 283,500 21 4.75 1.75
Bogala Graphite 5.00 5.00 5.00 -1.00 3,600 3 6.75 4.00
Bogawantalawa 12.75 12.75 12.75 0.00 200 1 18.00 12.50
Browns Beach 15.00 15.00 15.00 0.00 2,000 4 30.00 8.00
C T Land 6.50 6.50 6.50 -0.25 26,000 6 9.75 5.75
C W Mackie 4.00 4.00 4.00 -0.25 35,900 4 6.00 2.75
Caltex Lubricants 81.00 80.00 80.00 -0.75 30,700 43 117.00 50.00
CDIC 40.00 40.00 40.00 -5.00 100 1 50.00 36.00
Central Finance 241.00 240.25 240.25 -9.50 1,100 4 325.00 79.00
Central Sec. 12.00 11.50 12.00 -0.25 500 2 20.50 9.50
Ceylinco Housing 8.25 8.25 8.25 -1.75 100 1 12.00 8.00
Ceylinco Insurance 37.00 36.00 36.00 -1.00 15,300 6 45.00 26.75
Ceylinco Securities 9.75 9.00 9.00 0.00 15,500 10 14.50 6.50
Ceylinco Seylan 3.50 3.25 3.50 0.25 118,400 15 5.50 2.75
Ceylon Glass 23.75 23.50 23.50 -1.00 1,300 2 31.00 17.00
Ceylon Holiday 52.00 52.00 52.00 -22.50 100 1 92.00 30.00
Ceylon Hospitals 22.75 22.00 22.00 1.00 2,900 6 27.50 15.00
Ceylon Inv. 90.25 90.00 90.00 0.00 11,400 10 123.75 57.11
Ceylon Oxygen 90.00 90.00 90.00 0.00 300 2 115.00 85.00
Ceylon Tobacco 37.00 36.50 36.50 -1.50 2,900 6 48.00 35.00
CF Venture Fund 5.50 5.50 5.50 0.00 30,900 15 11.00 4.00
Coco Lanka 20.00 18.50 20.00 2.00 1,100 2 25.00 16.50
Cold Stores 120.00 120.00 120.00 0.00 17,900 3 160.25 90.00
Colombo Land 3.25 3.00 3.00 0.00 275,700 39 5.00 1.50
Colonial Mtrs. 19.00 17.00 17.00 -0.50 2,200 2 30.00 7.00
Comm. Bank [Non-V] 105.00 105.00 105.00 -5.00 3,400 8 165.00 100.00
Commercial Bank 155.00 150.75 151.00 0.00 18,000 27 226.00 135.00
Commercial Leasing 80.00 79.25 80.00 0.00 1,100 6 85.00 35.25
Connaissance 31.00 29.50 30.00 -0.50 26,900 20 43.00 9.33
Dankotuwa 15.00 15.00 15.00 -1.00 1,000 1 22.50 11.50
DFCC Bank 303.00 300.00 300.00 0.00 10,300 24 400.00 127.25
DIMO 58.25 58.00 58.25 -2.75 1,600 5 70.00 50.00
Distilleries 26.00 24.50 24.75 -0.25 63,800 42 35.00 7.75
Dockyard 21.00 21.00 21.00 -0.75 12,500 8 31.00 20.00
Eagle Insurance 150.00 125.00 137.00 27.00 2,800 9 170.00 60.00
East West 7.50 7.50 7.50 0.00 1,000 1 11.50 7.00
Eden Hotels 17.75 17.00 17.00 0.00 48,000 32 29.00 8.75
Galadari 10.25 9.50 9.75 -0.75 103,500 40 19.75 3.75
Glaxo 40.00 40.00 40.00 0.00 300 1 43.00 31.00
Grain Elevators 24.50 23.75 24.00 -0.75 17,700 20 40.00 14.25
Hapugastenne 14.50 13.75 14.50 0.75 2,300 7 16.00 6.75
Haycarb 36.50 36.50 36.50 -0.50 300 2 58.00 35.00
Hayleys 140.00 139.00 139.00 -1.00 2,600 8 204.84 105.09
Hayleys Exports 52.00 52.00 52.00 -1.00 100 1 79.71 44.57
Hemas Holdings 73.50 72.25 72.25 -0.75 20,700 21 100.00 60.00
HNB 83.00 82.50 82.50 0.00 3,700 6 120.00 70.00
HNB [Non-Voting] 44.00 43.50 43.50 0.50 1,800 4 75.00 35.00
Hunters 12.50 12.25 12.25 0.00 9,500 8 17.50 5.00
Int. Tourists 25.00 25.00 25.00 -1.00 100 1 35.25 15.25
John Keells 127.00 127.00 127.00 0.75 100 1 195.00 60.00
John Keells Hold. 116.50 116.00 116.00 -2.00 148,200 53 142.59 47.15
Kahawatte 4.75 4.75 4.75 0.00 2,200 6 8.25 4.00
Keells Food Products 28.25 28.00 28.00 -5.00 2,300 4 35.00 12.50
Kegalle 14.00 14.00 14.00 0.00 4,800 6 18.50 9.50
Kotagala 7.75 7.50 7.50 -0.25 1,700 3 11.50 5.75
Kuruwita Textiles 42.00 42.00 42.00 0.00 11,000 3 44.75 26.00
Lanka Aluminium 13.50 13.50 13.50 -1.50 2,000 1 19.75 8.50
Lanka Cement 8.50 8.00 8.50 0.50 1,300 4 12.50 5.75
Lanka Milk Foods 29.00 27.75 27.75 -0.25 48,700 20 39.50 9.00
Lanka Ventures 9.50 9.50 9.50 0.00 21,000 4 13.50 7.50
Lanka Walltiles 35.25 34.00 34.00 -1.00 1,800 5 55.00 29.25
Lion Brewery 65.00 65.00 65.00 0.00 100 1 88.75 63.00
LOLC 60.00 57.00 60.00 0.00 3,500 11 69.50 30.00
Madulsima 7.75 7.50 7.75 -0.25 5,800 9 13.00 7.25
Maskeliya 19.00 19.00 19.00 0.00 100 1 25.50 18.00
Mercantile Leasing 25.00 25.00 25.00 0.00 500 1 40.00 17.50
Merchant Bank 10.00 9.75 9.75 -0.25 58,800 35 15.25 4.00
Namunukula 9.00 9.00 9.00 0.00 1,000 2 11.75 6.75
Nations Trust 34.25 31.50 32.25 -1.00 359,100 164 47.00 12.18
NDB 161.00 160.00 160.00 -5.00 1,600 7 192.50 69.50
NDB Bank 23.00 22.50 22.50 -0.75 65,800 19 27.00 12.25
Nestle 76.50 76.50 76.50 0.00 100 1 88.00 50.00
Overseas Realty 9.00 8.50 8.50 -0.25 13,700 15 14.25 3.25
Pegasus 15.00 14.00 14.00 -1.25 2,800 3 25.50 8.50
Pelwatte 7.75 7.25 7.25 0.25 3,200 2 10.00 5.00
People's Merchant 13.25 13.25 13.25 0.00 100 1 22.50 12.00
Reefcombers 8.75 8.00 8.75 0.00 55,700 23 15.00 4.50
Regnis 90.25 87.00 90.25 2.75 9,200 12 120.00 58.00
Rich Pieris Exp 27.50 27.00 27.00 -1.25 7,000 4 42.50 23.50
Riverina Hotels 40.50 38.00 40.00 2.00 4,400 4 65.00 21.00
Royal Ceramics 18.75 18.25 18.25 -0.50 41,600 18 28.25 14.00
Royal Palm Hotel 26.50 24.25 26.50 2.50 6,900 7 37.00 13.50
Sampath 95.00 93.00 95.00 -0.25 1,300 5 133.00 65.00
Samson Internat. 25.00 24.00 24.00 -1.00 1,600 3 36.25 18.00
Sathosa Motors 32.00 31.50 31.50 0.25 1,600 3 49.50 20.25
Seylan Bank 53.00 52.50 53.00 1.00 1,700 5 70.00 30.00
Seylan Bank [N-Voting] 25.00 24.00 25.00 0.00 63,500 31 33.00 22.25
Seylan Merchant 9.00 8.50 8.75 0.25 54,500 15 14.25 4.75
Singer Ind. 60.00 60.00 60.00 3.50 100 1 78.50 40.50
Singer Sri Lanka 90.00 90.00 90.00 0.00 1,300 2 120.00 42.50
Spence Hotel Holdings 70.00 69.00 69.00 -1.00 4,500 9 95.00 40.50
Sri Lanka Telecom 21.00 20.25 20.50 0.00 623,300 148 30.00 10.50
Stafford 12.75 12.75 12.75 0.25 4,900 4 23.00 6.00
Sunshine Travels 20.00 20.00 20.00 0.00 400 3 22.75 17.24
Taj Lanka 18.25 18.00 18.00 0.25 16,400 13 30.00 5.50
Tangerine 50.00 50.00 50.00 -7.00 200 1 80.00 27.50
The Finance 17.50 17.00 17.00 -0.50 9,500 7 30.00 14.00
Three Acre 18.50 18.50 18.50 0.00 4,000 2 32.00 8.75
Tokyo Cement 139.25 139.00 139.00 -1.00 1,100 2 170.00 80.00
Trans Asia 52.25 52.00 52.25 -1.25 1,100 3 69.00 33.50
Union Assurance 50.50 50.00 50.00 -2.50 1,800 5 69.00 30.00
United Motors 34.00 32.00 32.00 -1.50 1,600 5 51.50 30.00
Watawala 9.25 9.25 9.25 0.25 1,000 1 16.00 8.00
Second Board                
HNB Assurance 11.50 11.25 11.50 0.00 23,800 43 12.75 11.25
Light House Hotel 28.00 26.00 28.00 1.50 4,000 5 38.00 12.00
Tess Agro 10.00 9.50 9.50 0.00 9,000 7 15.25 8.00
Udapussellawa 10.00 9.50 10.00 0.00 2,700 4 13.50 6.75
Default Board                
Ascot 4.75 4.50 4.50 -0.25 6,200 3 9.75 3.25
Asia Capital 15.00 14.25 14.25 -0.50 59,700 41 19.50 6.75
Lanka Ceramic 16.75 16.75 16.75 0.25 300 1 28.00 16.00
Malwatte Valley 9.00 8.50 9.00 0.00 10,400 5 14.00 7.75
Marawila Holiday 5.75 5.50 5.50 -0.25 179,000 58 12.00 3.00
Parquet 11.00 10.75 10.75 -0.25 10,000 2 20.00 2.59
Kelani Tyres 6.75 6.50 6.50 -0.25 42,000 11 10.75 4.75
Vanik 1.00 0.90 0.90 0.00 78,000 8 2.00 0.40
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