The net profit margin of all stock listed on the Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX) showed a significant increase last year, approx. 20.89%.
The top ranking led by Phnom Penh Autonomous Port (PPAP) with an increase of 39.09%, followed by Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority (PWSA), Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone (PPSP) and Sihanoukville Autonomous Port (PAS), which stand at 27.77%, 19.86% and 16.54% respectively.
All stocks have shown a positive performance during the last three years, in terms of revenue and net income, except for GTI, which saw a drop in net income in 2017 and slight recovery last year. Over the past three years, the highest trading volume achieved in last year, estimated four million shares.
CSX Operations Director - Kim Sophanita commented that the growth shows the strength and possibility for all listed companies to attain higher profit. The prosperity of the Cambodian stock market brought the index closing at the end of last year to 480.98 points, up by 40% from 2017.