March 5 (Bloomberg) -- Turkey’s benchmark ISE National 100 Index dropped 2 percent to 59,685.48 at the close in Istanbul, the biggest decline in two months.
The following stocks were active. Stock symbols are in parentheses.
Seker Pilic & Yem Sanaii Ticaret AS (SKPLC TI), a chicken producer, added 3.9 percent to 2.13 liras after saying it would set up a chain of restaurants on a franchise model.
Petkim Petrokimya Holding AS (PETKM TI), a chemicals maker, fell 3.6 percent to 2.16 liras, its lowest in more than a month, after 2011 profit missed estimates.
TAV Havalimanlari Holding AS (TAVHL TI), an airport operator, sank 4.9 percent to 8.50 liras, its biggest loss in almost seven months. A potential sale may be structured to avoid a tender offer to minority shareholders, Chairman Hamdi Akin told CNBC-e news channel today.
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