Inflation ( CCPI)1.7% (June 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.91%
12M T-Bill Rate10.21%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.65%/ 10.75%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.80% / 11.85%
USD/LKR303/304
Reserves $5.6Bn (June 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 361Bn (April 2024)

Sri Lanka Stocks fell for the third consecutive day but turnover picked up

Stock MarketFeb 19, 2022
Sri Lanka Stocks fell for the third consecutive day but turnover picked up

ASPI fell by 1.77% while S&P SL 20 fell by 1.99% today which is the third consecutive day the index went into the red. ASPI has fallen by 6.82% for this month so far. The index is now down by 0.75% YTD.

Turnover fell dramatically during the last few days (lowest LKR 2.5Bn) but it picked up today to LKR 5.1Bn. Interestingly the net foreign outflow has decelerated for the last two weeks where they have become net buyers in several days including today.

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