Wednesday May 13, 2020 17:13:51
ECONOMYNEXT- Sri Lanka stocks rebounded 2.81 percent at close, ending two days of losses backed by foreign buying, brokers said.
â€œHowever, considering the current crisis situation, we are still â€˜climbing the wall of worryâ€™,â€ brokers said commenting on the market gain.
Colomboâ€™s All Share Price Index (ASPI) closed 2.59 percent or 119.30 points higher at 4,367.25.
The index followed an upward trend before coming to an all-day high of 4,417.62 mid-morning after which it showed sideways movement until market close.
The S&P SL20 index of more liquid stocks advanced 2.59 percent or 43.70 points to close at 1,729.15.