Friday, 20 June 2014

20-Jun-2014 CSE Trade Summary

Company Fact Sheet: Horana Plantations PLC - HOPL:N0000

About the company:

Established: 1992                                 Quoted Date: 1996-02-12                  Sector: Plantations

Horana Plantations PLC is a Sri Lanka-based company engaged in the cultivation, manufacture and sale of tea, rubber and other agricultural produce. The Company’s sixteen estates are spread over a total area of 7,534 hectares primarily in the Central and Western Provinces of Sri Lanka. During the fiscal year ended March 31, 2014, the Company produced 4.6 million kilograms of tea from both estate crop and bought crop, and 1.6 million kilograms of rubber. As of March 31, 2014, the Company's immediate parent entity was Vallibel Plantation Management Ltd., while its ultimate parent entity was Vallibel One PLC.

Deputy Chairman: Mr K.D.D. Perera 

Executive Chairman: Mr W.D.N.H. Perera

Chief Executive Officer: Mr J.M. Kariapperuma

Board of Directors:
Mr M.S.K.P. Wijesinghe 
Mr A.N. Wickremasinghe  (Independent Non-Executive Director)
Mr L.J.A. Fernando 
Mr D.A. Wijesekera  (Alternate Director to L.J.A. Fernando)
Dr S. Selliah 
Mr K.D.G. Gunaratne (Alternate Director to Mr. K.D.D. Perera)
Mr K.D.H. Perera  (Independent Non-Executive Director)
Mr A.M. Pandithage 
Mr N.T. Bogahalande  (Alternate Director to Mr. K.D.H. Perera)

52 Weeks Low: 19.90                                                                     52 Weeks High: 29.40

Average Trading Volume: 87,750

Company Financial at a glance:

Total shares in Issue: 25,000,001

Top 20 Shareholders as at 31/03/2014

The percentage of Shares held by the Public as at 31st March 2014 was 49.00%.

The percentage of Foreign Holding as at 31st May 2014 was 10.75%

Quote for the day

“In the conserved the process by which opinion is formed, it is very probable that, by the time any view becomes a majority view, it is no longer the best view: somebody will already have advanced beyond the point which the majority have reached.” - Friedrich Hayek