Luminex turnover up 22% NPAT up 38% for FY2022 | Daily News

Luminex turnover up 22% NPAT up 38% for FY2022

Chairman Harsha De Silva and Managing Director, Ruwan Fernando
Chairman Harsha De Silva and Managing Director, Ruwan Fernando

Luminex Limited delivered an exceptional financial performance for FY2021/22 by recording an impressive growth in profitability despite the prevailing market volatility and challenging external operating environment.

Luminex reported a turnover of Rs. 3,121million for the financial year ended March 31, 2022 up 22 % from the Rs 2,554 million achieved in the previous year. Profit increased by 64% to reach Rs 489 million in 2022 compared to Rs 299 million in the previous year. The Net Profit Ratio also increased from 12% in previous year to 16% in the current year. Adjusted EPS has also increased from 1.81 per share to 2.94 per share.

Meanwhile, EBIT increased by 49.27% from Rs 423 million in 2021 to Rs 632 million in 2022. Further Price Earning ration stands at 2.72 times as at March 31, 2022.

Commenting on the recently concluded IPO, Ruwan Fernando – Managing Director of Luminex said: “We are very pleased with the successful oversubscription of the recent IPO and our outstanding financial results despite the grave challenges facing the nation. The company’s strong reputation in the construction, engineering and technology sector and its prudent financial management supported its growth trajectory during the year.

“Our plans to expand operations beyond the shores of Sri Lanka are taking shape. Looking to the future, the company has commenced discussions with foreign parties to extend their business activities by collaborating with outside parties to grow the business beyond their current geographical area and also to find a solution to mitigate the impact of the current economic crisis.” Inspired by its success within Sri Lanka, the Company plans to expand the operations in the Middle East and expand its geographical footprint further in the near future. Functioning as a pioneering presence in Sri Lanka’s engineering and technology sphere, Luminex is a profitable entity that is geared for growth and counts top companies as clients.


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