BANGKOK: The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index rose 0.28%, or 4.48 points, to 1,579.41 on Thursday. Total trading value was 45.2 billion baht, with 6.6 billion shares changed hands.
SET50 index gained 0.33%, or 3.26 points, to 999.35 in trade worth 31.8 billion baht. MAI climbed 0.50%, or 2.81 points, to 55.73 in transactions worth 2.7 billion baht.
Foreigners bought a net 1.4 billion baht, followed by institutional investors (953.1 million). Individual investors sold 1.3 billion and brokers sold 1 billion. Year-to-date, institutional investors were net buyers of 49.5 billion baht, followed by foreigners (16.5 billion).
Individual investors sold 61.4 billion baht, followed by brokers (4.5 billion).