Market closes low
The Colombo bourse closed low yesterday as both indices continued to
descend. The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) All Share Price Index (ASPI)
closed at 7,008.06 points moving down by 24.54 points, while Milanka
Price Index (MPI) closed at 7,240.04 points down by 61.05 points. The
daily turnover was over Rs 3.1 billion.
The Singer Finance commenced its tradings today on Main Board of the
CSE. The share price rose by 228 percent on the first day of its
Retailers and high net worth rolled the bourse yesterday.
The top gainers were Singer Finance(29.8%), First Capital.
Holdings(4.3%), Hayleys(4.1%), Laugfs Gas(2.6%) and Panasian
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