Thailand Stock Movers: Advanced Info, Premier Marketing, PTTEP
Stock Chart for Premier Technology PCL (PT)
Shares of the following companies had unusual moves in Thailand trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of the 4:30 p.m. close in Bangkok.
The SET Index (SET) fell 0.1 percent to 1,200.08. The gauge gained 2.4 percent this week, a second straight weekly advance.
Oil producers: PTT Pcl (PTT) , the nation’s biggest company, declined 1.2 percent to 334 baht, its largest drop since June 25. PTT Exploration & Production Pcl (PTTEP) , the biggest listed explorer, lost 0.6 percent to 177 baht. Crude oil futures declined as much as 1.7 percent to $85.70 a barrel in after-hours trading in New York, extending yesterday’s 0.5 percent slide.
Advanced Info Service Pcl (ADVANC) , the nation’s biggest mobile-phone company, gained 1.8 percent to a record 197 baht. Net income in the second quarter may increase 40 percent from a year earlier to 8.6 billion baht ($271.8 million), Bualuang Securities Pcl wrote in a note to clients today.
Premier Marketing Pcl (PM) , a snack-food distributor, rose 1.7 percent to 5.85 baht, the highest close since May 23. Premier Canning Industries Ltd., a subsidiary, paid the company an interim dividend of 20 baht per share, Premier said today in a regulatory filing.
Premier Technology Pcl (PT) , a distributor of audio and video equipment, rose 4.9 percent to 3.44 baht, the biggest gain in a week. The company’s Datapro Computer Systems Co. unit paid an interim dividend of 133 baht per share to Premier, it said today in a statement.
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