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Atchuthan Srirangan, at First Capital on the bond & stock market forecast-05.12.2019 #CSE #CBSL #lka


Published on Monday, January 6, 2020

Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market forecast. First Capital is an investment bank offering services as Stock Brokers in Sri Lanka. The Company acts as a conduit between retail and institutional clients and the secondary market of the Colombo Stock Exchange. First Capital’s best-in-class research team provide a… …
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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital giving a special comment to News 1st: Prime Time Sinhala News on the loan repayment in 2020 – 7 PM | (31-12-2019)


Published on Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital giving a special comment to News 1st: Prime Time Sinhala News on the loan repayment in 2020 – 7 PM | (31-12-2019). First Capital is an investment bank offering services as Stock Brokers in Sri Lanka. The Company acts as a conduit between retail and institutional clients and… …
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Nisansala kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 31.12.2019


Published on Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Nisansala kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance. “Ending the year on a positive note the secondary market witnessed buying interest while the yield curve shifted downwards. In the equity market bourse ended in red on the price losses made in CLC and SAMP…. ” First Capital is an investment… …
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Nisansala kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 30.12.2019


Published on Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Nisansala kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance. “The secondary market yield curve witnessed a slight downward shift mainly in the mid tenor maturities. Bourse closed the day on a mixed note mainly on the price gains made by LOLC and CLC… ” First Capital is an investment… …
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Hefty tax cuts, moratorium trim rate cut probability to 50%, says First Capital


Published on Monday, December 30, 2019

The research arm of an investment banking unit has lowered the probability of a policy rate cut to 50 percent, from the previously projected 100 percent, amid the sweeping tax cuts and loan moratorium announced for small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) loans. First Capital Research on November 26 said the door was wide open for… …
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Bond Market look forward to policy meeting


Published on Monday, December 30, 2019

Weekly Yield Movement & Volume During the first three days of the week (19-12-2019 to 23-12-2019), the secondary market yield curve remained broadly unchanged while overall market witnessed limited activities amidst thin volumes.  On Tuesday, the yield curve experienced a downward shift mainly in the short to mid tenor maturities with renewed buying interest from… …
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Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market forecast – 29.12.2019


Published on Monday, December 30, 2019

Dimantha Mathew, Head of Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market forecast. “With the on-going festive season we expect a dull sentiment in the both debt and equity capital markets. Bonds are likely to be broadly stagnant with yields likely to stay similar to last week. Equity market activity has been on a… …
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Nisansala kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance – 23.12.2019


Published on Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Nisansala kuruppumudali, Research Analyst at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market performance. “The secondary market yield curve remained broadly unchanged while overall market witnessed ultra-thin volumes amidst limited activity. Bourse concluded the day in red persisting the negative sentiment for the fourth consecutive trading session, mainly attributable to the price losses in DIST and… …
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Listed firms’ earnings down 9.6% in Sept. quarter


Published on Monday, December 23, 2019

Earnings of the 264 companies listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange declined by 9.6 percent year-on-year (YoY) to Rs.45.8 billion during the September quarter, though slightly better than the previous quarter, and considerably better than March 2019 and December 2018 quarters. According to First Capital Research, the decline in earnings was primarily due to the… …
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Atchuthan Srirangan, Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market forecast – 22.12.2019


Published on Monday, December 23, 2019

Atchuthan Srirangan,  Assistant Manager – Research at First Capital commenting on the bond and stock market forecast. “We expect both capital market activity to remain dull in the coming week as well with the upcoming festive season. Stock market may remain volatile but stagnant with low turnover level and volume.. ” First Capital is an investment bank… …
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