Inflation ( CCPI)0.9% (May 2024)
GDP5.3% (1Q 2024)
Unemployment4.3% (4Q 2023)
3M T-Bill Rate9.39%
12M T-Bill Rate9.90%
2Y T-Bond Rate10.10%/ 10.20%
4Y T-Bond Rate11.10% / 11.25%
USD/LKR304/305
Reserves $5.4Bn (May 2024)
Cum. Trade Deficit $1,229 Mn (March 2024 cumulative)
Cum. Fiscal DeficitLKR 2,320 Bn (Dec 2023)

SL Stocks took a first dip after running over 12 days on positive note

Stock MarketAug 16, 2022
SL Stocks took a first dip after running over 12 days on positive note

ASPI fell by 1.15% and S&P SL 20 fell by 1.93% today after being green for 12 consecutive days. Turnover was held at LKR 5.4Bn which is slightly higher than the average daily turnover of last week. Foreigners rush back to the stock with a positive net inflow of LKR 136Mn.

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