Thai bourse discloses SET indices semi-annual review results for the second half of 2016

Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases Friday June 17, 2016 17:47
Bangkok--17 Jun--SET

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) has announced the semi-annual index review results for the SET50, SET100 and SETHD indices to be used in the second half of 2016 (July 1 - December 31). There will be 4 additions to SET50 index, 9 additions to SET100 index and 8 additions to SETHD index.

SET50 Index (SET50): 4 companies to be added as index constituents are Bangkok Expressway and Metro Pcl. (BEM), Global Power Synergy Pcl. (GPSC), KCE Electronics Pcl. (KCE) and Muangthai Leasing Pcl. (MTLS), resulting in a combined market capitalization of the SET50 index worth THB 8.61 trillion, accounting for 69 percent of the total SET's market capitalization (as of May 31, 2016).

SET100 Index (SET100): There will be 9 additions to the index, namely Bangkok Chain Hospital Pcl. (BCH), COM7 Pcl. (COM7), The Erawan Group Pcl. (ERW), Siam Global House Pcl. (GLOBAL), Inter Far East Energy Corporation Pcl. (IFEC), JWD Infologistics Pcl. (JWD), Muangthai Leasing Pcl. (MTLS), TRC Construction Pcl. (TRC), and Thai Vegetable Oil Pcl. (TVO), resulting in a combined market capitalization of the SET100 index worth THB 9.72 trillion, accounting for 78 percent of the total SET's market capitalization (as of May 31, 2016).

SET High Dividend 30 Index (SETHD): 8 companies will be added to the index, consisting of Ananda Development Pcl. (ANAN), BJC Heavy Industries Pcl. (BJCHI), Bangkok Land Pcl. (BLAND), Krungthai Card Pcl. (KTC), STP&I Pcl. (STPI), Tipco Asphalt Pcl. (TASCO), TTCL Pcl. (TTCL) and Thai Vegetable Oil Pcl. (TVO), resulting in an average dividend yield of the SETHD of 4.74 percent, higher than SET's average dividend yield of 3.00 percent (between March and May 2016).

For more details on the constituents, selection criteria and index methodology, please visit www.set.or.th/set50 andwww.set.or.th/SETHD.
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