Brown & Co Ltd operates within the Hardware sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Brown & Co Ltd with three other
lumber and hardware stores in Asia:
Guangdong Mingzhu Group Company Limited
sales of 718.51 million Chinese Renmimbi [US$107.43 million]
of which 14%
E. Bon Holdings Ltd
of Hong Kong
(584.72 million Hong Kong Dollars [US$74.53 million]
of which 74%
was Architectural and others), and
Chuan Huat Resources Berhad
based in Malaysia
(710.87 million Malaysian Ringgits [US$171.92 million]
During the year ended March of 2018, sales at
Brown & Co Ltd were 20.55 billion Sri Lanka Rupees (US$117.78 million).
decrease of 9.2%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were 22.65 billion Sri Lanka Rupees.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 60.3% decline
in Plantation, from 5.74 billion Sri Lanka Rupees to 2.28 billion Sri Lanka Rupees.
There were also decreases in sales in
Leisure (down 29.7% to 1.71 billion Sri Lanka Rupees)
Real Estate (down 10.2% to 77.98 million Sri Lanka Rupees)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Trading (up 11.1% to 14.06 billion Sri Lanka Rupees)
Healthcare (up 60.4% to 708.95 million Sri Lanka Rupees)
Manufacturing (up 7.6% to 692.35 million Sri Lanka Rupees)
Other (up 85.9% to 1.12 billion Sri Lanka Rupees)
Investments (up 131.1% to 764.03 million Sri Lanka Rupees)