Thai stock index eases 1.05 points or 0.07%


BANGKOK, 10 September 2014 – The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index on Wednesday closed just negative at 1,582.13.

Thailand’s SET Index eased by 1.05 points, or 0.07%, on turnover of 59.071 billion baht. The Insurance sector led the decline, easing 163.52 points or 0.92% to 17,659.44. On a day mixed day, the Construction Materials sector led among gainers to 12,012.90, up 98.45 points or 0.83%. True Corporation PLC (TRUE), PTT Plc (PTT) and Advanced Info Service (ADVANC) were among the most active.

The Bluechip SET 50 Index also closed just negative at 1,057.77, down 0.70 points or 0.07%, while accounting for 30.677 billion baht.

Meanwhile, the MAI Index closed positive at 682.64, up 6.72 points, or 0.99%, while accounting for 9.116 billion baht.

Retail investors were the sole net buyers at 1.53 billion baht, while brokers were the clear net sellers at 687.02 million baht