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Sri Lanka shares hit 1-week closing high after govt drops tax plan

Published on Friday, September 1, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH DIMANTHA MATHEW SPEAKS TO REUTERS AUGUST 28, 2017 COLOMBO, Aug 28 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares ended slightly firmer on Monday, recovering from a more-than-four-month closing low hit last week, as investors bought battered shares after the government’s decision to drop a proposed tax on profits from share trading. However,… …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 27.08.2017

Published on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 | Category:Investment Banking in Sri Lanka

First Capital’s Head of Research Dimantha Mathew with the market update – between 29.23 mins to 29.55 mins. The comments on this report are provided by the Capital Markets Research Unit of First Capital Holdings PLC an investment bank in Sri Lanka. The company operates in the capital markets of Sri Lanka in government securities – treasury bills and… …
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Sri Lanka shares recover after govt drops plan to tax trading profits

Published on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH DIMANTHA MATHEW SPEAKS TO REUTERS AUGUST 25, 2017 COLOMBO, Aug 25 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares ended firmer on Friday, recovering from an over four-month closing low hit in the previous session as investors bought battered shares following the government’s decision to drop a proposed tax on profits from share… …
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Sri Lankan shares fall for third straight day; blue chips drag

Published on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH DIMANTHA MATHEW SPEAKS TO REUTERS AUGUST 23, 2017 COLOMBO, Aug 23 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares fell for the third straight session on Wednesday, hitting their lowest close in more than four months, as investors sold heavyweights amid continuing uncertainty over a proposed tax reform bill. The Colombo stock index… …
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Sri Lankan shares end weaker in thin trade; tax proposal weighs

Published on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S HEAD OF RESEARCH DIMANTHA MATHEW SPEAKS TO REUTERS AUGUST 21, 2017 COLOMBO, Aug 21 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares ended weaker on Monday, lingering near a four-month low, in their lowest turnover in nearly a month, as investors awaited direction on a new tax reform bill after a string of disappointing June-quarter corporate… …
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SEYLAN BANK SHARES TO RETURN NEARLY 48% BY 2018: FC RESEARCH

Published on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 | Category:First Capital

AS INTEREST RATES RISE, THE LISTED BANK’S EARNINGS COULD GROW FIVE TIMES FASTER OVER THE NEXT TWO YEARS COMPARED TO 2016 BY ADJUSTING LENDING INTEREST RATES FASTER THAN DEPOSITS August 21, 2017 Listed Seylan Bank’s voting and non-voting shares will return up to 48% by the end of 2018 as rising interest rates accelerate the… …
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Sri Lankan shares fall to 4-mth closing low; blue chips drag

Published on Thursday, August 17, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S SENIOR RESEARCH ANALYST ATCHUTHAN SRIRANGAN SPEAKS TO REUTERS August 16, 2017 COLOMBO, Aug 16 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares fell for a fourth consecutive session on Wednesday, posting their lowest close in four months, as local investor sentiment remained muted following a string of disappointing June-quarter corporate results. However, the decline was limited… …
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Sri Lankan shares post steepest drop in 5 mths despite foreign buying

Published on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 | Category:First Capital

FIRST CAPITAL’S SENIOR RESEARCH ANALYST ATCHUTHAN SRIRANGAN SPEAKS TO REUTERS August 15, 2017 COLOMBO, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan shares posted their worst decline in nearly five months on Tuesday, as local investor sentiment remained muted, after a string of disappointing June-quarter corporate results. However, foreign investors bought the island nation’s risky assets, with… …
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First Capital Fixed Income Recommendation – August 2017

Published on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 | Category:First Capital

Economic Health Score Recommendation Recap of Dec 2016 Economic Wrap Read the full report – First Capital Fixed Income Recommendation August 2017   The comments on this report are provided by the Capital Markets Research Unit of First Capital Holdings PLC an investment bank in Sri Lanka. The company operates in the capital markets of Sri Lanka proving services… …
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MARKET UPDATE ON ADA DERANA ENGLISH NEWS – 13.08.2017

Published on Monday, August 14, 2017 | Category:Investment Banking in Sri Lanka

First Capital’s Head of Research Dimantha Mathew with the market update – between 19.22 mins to 19.59 mins. The comments on this report are provided by the Capital Markets Research Unit of First Capital Holdings PLC an investment bank in Sri Lanka. The company operates in the capital markets of Sri Lanka in government securities – treasury bills and… …
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