SET Index dropped 5.08% this morningSeptember 18th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index lost 30.72 points in the morning session today (September 18th), or 5.08 percent lower, to stay at 574.42. The market value was around 8,540,980,000 baht, with about 1,581,940,000 shares being traded.
During this morning trade, the SET100 Index closed at 860.09 points, decreasing by 48.43, or 5.33 percent lower. The SET50 Index stood at 398.54 points, decreasing by 22.18, or 5.27 percent lower. The FSTHL Index went down 37.73 points, or 5.44 percent lower, to stay at 655.20. The Market for Alternative Investment (mai) Index also decreased 11.75, or 5.25 percent higher, to close at 212.24.
The top five most active values were as follows.
PTTEP decreased to 117.00 baht, down by 5.00 (-4.10%).
PTT decreased to 204.00 baht, down by 10.00 (-4.67%).
SCB decreased to 63.00 baht, down by 4.00 (-5.97%).
BANPU decreased to 270.00 baht, down by 24.00 (-8.16%).
KBANK decreased to 57.50 baht, down by 3.00 (-4.96%).
Source : National News Bureau, Public Relations Department of Thailand