Gains continue in quiet week of trading | Bangkok Post: business

Business > Finance

Gains continue in quiet week of trading

  • Published: | Viewed: 2,474 | Comments: 0
  • Newspaper section: Business
  • Writer: Nunttawan Polkuamdee & Darana Chudasri
- +

Recap: The Stock Exchange of Thailand corrected slightly after outperforming the region over the past two weeks and beating year-end targets at about 1,300 points, with no new factors to drive the market. Trade was quieter than in the previous week as investors did not want to hold positions during the long holiday. 

The SET index moved in the range between 1,326.68 and 1,342.53 points and closed on Friday at 1,334.95, up 0.82% from the week before, on daily average trade worth 34.1 billion baht. Foreign investors were net buyers of 4.32 billion baht and brokers 2.3 billion. Local institutions were net sellers of 1.92 billion baht and domestic retail investors sold 4.71 billion.

Big movers: Ananda Development (ANAN), a specialist in condominiums near the skytrain, made a weak debut on Friday, closing at 3.80 baht, 9.52% below its IPO price of 4.20.

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

0 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments