Sri Lanka Stocks: Colombo All-Share Falls to 5718.80

Sri Lanka’s benchmark stock index, the Colombo All-Share Index, fell 0.29 percent at 11:35 a.m.

The index of 283 companies traded on the Colombo Stock Exchange fell 16.81 to 5,718.80.

Declines in the Colombo All-Share Index were led by Commercial Leasing & Finance Ltd, Distilleries Co Of Sri Lanka Plc and Carson Cumberbatch & Co.

John Keells Holdings Plc, which fell 0.90 rupee to 236.00 rupees, was the most active stock by value in Sri Lanka.

The next most-active issues were Dialog Axiata Plc, which fell 0.10 rupee to 9.00 rupees, and Commercial Bank Of Ceylon Plc, which rose 0.30 rupee to 107.90 rupees.

(Corrects to remove erroneous advancing-declining line in second paragraph.)
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