Sri lanka News – Sri Lanka’s stocks gained over 1.5 percent in mid-day trade on Wednesday (14) pushed by index heavy shares, recovering the loss made in the previous session.
The main All Share Price Index gained 1.55 percent or 150.90 points to 9,899.99 points at 1140 hours.
Most liquid S&P SL20 index rose 1.59 percent or 49.76 points to 3,182.91.
Market generated a turnover of 2.7 billion rupees.
Top gainers were Sampath Bank, Commercial Bank and John Keells Holdings. (Colombo/Sep14/2022)