Sri Lanka stocks closed down 0.55 percent Tuesday with several blue chips losing ground.
The Colombo All Share Index closed at 5,520.62 down 30.26 points and the S & P SL 20 Index closed 13.48 points lower at 2983.87 down 0.45 percent.
The day's turnover was a low 307 million rupees. Top contributors to turnover were Chevron with 44 million rupees, Tokyo Cement with 32 million rupees and JKH with 26 million rupees.
Now, let’s take a look at a review of yesterday’s stock market update.