Shareholder Information

2018-11-13 | Share Price | LKR 52.0


Stock exchange listing

  • The Issued Oridinary Shares of the company are listed with the Colombo Stock Exchange.
  • Ticker Symbol - MELS.N0000
  • Market Sector - Diversified

Distribution of shareholding

31st March 2017
As at holding No of share holders Total holdings % of holding
1 to 1,000 5,838 2,930,767 0.25
1,001 to 10,000 4,036 14,949,988 1.28
10,001 to 100,000 659 19,140,750 1.64
100,001 to 100,000 101  32,239,279 2.77
1,000,000 & Over 49 1,096,136,288 94.06
  10,683 1,165,397,072 100.0

Analysis of shareholding

No of share holders Total holdings % of holding
Individuals 10,410 172,885,484 14.84
Individuals 273 992,511,588 85.16
10,683 1,165,397,072 100.00
Resident 10,540 871,035,146 74.74
Non-resident 143 294,361,926 25.26
10,683 1,165,397,072 100.00

Market Price

31st March 2017
Last Traded 59.20
Highest 69.50
Lowest  54.90

* Since Melstacorp PLC was listed in Colombo Stock Exchange on 30th December 2016 the comparative figures are not presented.


Twenty Largest Shareholders

Share Holding as at 31st March 2017
Rank Name No of shares %
1 Milford Exports (Ceylon) (Pvt) Limited 497,882,000 42.72
2 Lanka Milk Foods (CWE) Limited 151,846,000 13.03
3 Mr. M A Yaseen 89,674,048 7.70
4 Commercial Bank Of Ceylon PLC/ L E M Yaseen 52,200,000 4.48
5 Bnymsany Re-Neon Liberty Lorikeet Master Fund L P 29,548,363 2.54
6 Caceis Bank Luxembourg S/A Barca Global Master Fund L P 27,920,236 2.40
7 Citigroup Global Markets Limited Agency Trading Prop Securities A/C 26,231,684 2.25
8 Nortern Trust Company S/A Kuroto Fund L P 17,201,819 1.48
9 Commercial Bank Ceylon PLC/ M A Yaseen 16,000,000 1.37
10 Lahugala Plantation (Private) Limited 14,782,240 1.27
11 CITIBank New York S/A Norges Bank Account 2 14,008,858 1.20
12 Bnymsanv Re-Blackrock Frontiers Investment Trust PLC 12,639,796 1.09
13 Mrs. L E M Yaseen 12,607,108 1.08
14 Mrs. S M Chrysostom 11,390,000 0.98
15 Bnymsanv Re-Consilium Frontier Equity Fund L P 10,401,396 0.89
16 Stassen Exports (Pvt) Limited 8,456,800 0.73
17 Mr. D Hasitha S. Jayawardena 7,531,332 0.65
18 HSBC Intl Nom Ltd-SSBT-Parametric Emerging Markets Fund 6,738,108 0.58
19 HSBC Intl Nom Ltd-SSBT-Parametric Tax-Managed Emerging
Markets Fund
6,203,001 0.53
20 Deutsche Bank Ag-London 5,686,228 0.49
1,018,949,017 87.44
Others 146,448,055 12.56
Total Number of Listed Shares 1,165,397,072 100.00

Percentage of Shares held by the public:   42.88% 

Total No. of share holders who hold the public holding:  10,675


Director's share holdings as at 31st March 2017 
  No of shares %
Mr. D. H. S. Jayawardena - -
Mr. A. L. Gooneratne - -
Mr. C. R. Jansz - -
Mr. N. De S. Deva Aditya - -
Capt. K. J. Kahanda - -
Dr. A. N. Balasuriya - -
Mr. D. Hasitha S. Jayawardena 7,531,332 0.646
Mr. R. Seevaratnam - -
MS. V. J. Senaratne (Alternate Director to Mr. N. De. S. Deva Aditya) - -

* Since the Melstacorp was listed in Colombo Stock Exchange on 31st December 2016 the comparative figures are not presented.