SET announces SET Index Series semi-annual review results to be used in / 2019

BANGKOK, December 17, 2018 – The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) announces,

the semi-annual index review results for the SET50, SET100, sSET, SETCLMV,

SETHD, and SETTHSI indices to be used in the first half of 2019 (January 1 –

June 30). There will be two additions to SET50 Index, six additions to SET100

Index, 13 additions to sSET Index, two additions to SETCLMV Index, one addition

to SETHD Index and 17 additions to SETTHSI Index.

SET50 Index (SET50): two securities to be added as index constituents are GULF

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT PCL (GULF) and WHA CORPORATION PCL (WHA). Total market

capitalization of the SET50 Index is approximately THB 11.62 trillion or 69

percent of the total SET’s market capitalization at the end of November 2018.

SET100 Index (SET100): six securities to be added as index constituents are AEON

THANA SINSAP (THAILAND) PCL (AEONTS), ANANDA DEVELOPMENT PCL (ANAN), GOLDEN

LAND PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT PCL (GOLD), GULF ENERGY DEVELOPMENT PCL (GULF), MBK

PCL (MBK) and PLAN B MEDIA PCL (PLANB). Total market capitalization of the

SET100 Index is approximately THB 13.05 trillion or 78 percent of the total

SET’s market capitalization at the end of November 2018.

Total constituents of sSET Index (sSET) will be 103 securities compared to 114

securities in the previous review. 13 securities to be added as index

constituents are BEC WORLD PCL (BEC), DO DAY DREAM PCL (DDD), EASTERN WATER

RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT PCL (EASTW), EKACHAI MEDICAL CARE PCL

(EKH), GLOBAL GREEN CHEMICALS PCL (GGC), GRANDE ASSET HOTELS AND PROPERTY PCL

(GRAND), HUMANICA PCL (HUMAN), ITALIAN-THAI DEVELOPMENT PCL (ITD), L.P.N.

DEVELOPMENT PCL (LPN), SIS DISTRIBUTION (THAILAND) PCL (SIS), TRITON HOLDING PCL

(TRITN), UNIVENTURES PCL (UV) and WP ENERGY PCL (WP). Total market

capitalization of the sSET Index is approximately THB 0.70 trillion or 4 percent

of the total SET’s market capitalization at the end of November 2018.

Total constituents of SETCLMV Index (SETCLMV) will be 32 securities compared to

31 securities in the previous review. Two securities to be added as index

constituents are BEC WORLD PCL (BEC) and TTCL PCL (TTCL). Total market

capitalization of the SETCLMV Index is approximately THB 4.19 trillion or 25

percent of the total SET’s market capitalization at the end of November 2018.

SET High Dividend 30 Index (SETHD): one security to be added as an index

constituent is IRPC PCL (IRPC). SETHD’s dividend yield of 5.50 percent is higher

than SET’s dividend yield of 3.15 percent at the end of November 2018.

Total constituents of SETTHSI Index (SETTHSI) will be 57 securities compared to

45 securities in the previous review. 17 securities to be added as index

constituents are AAPICO HITECH PCL (AH), AMATA CORPORATION PCL (AMATA), B.GRIMM

POWER PCL (BGRIM), BANPU POWER PCL (BPP), CENTRAL PLAZA HOTEL PCL (CENTEL), CH.

KARNCHANG PCL (CK), CP ALL PCL (CPALL), ENERGY ABSOLUTE PCL (EA), JWD

INFOLOGISTICS PCL (JWD), L.P.N. DEVELOPMENT PCL (LPN), PTG ENERGY PCL (PTG),

SYNNEX (THAILAND) PCL (SYNEX), TIPCO ASPHALT PCL (TASCO), TMB BANK PCL (TMB),

TRUE CORPORATION PCL (TRUE), TTCL PCL (TTCL) and THAI VEGETABLE OIL PCL (TVO)

Total market capitalization of the SETTHSI Index is approximately THB 9.78

trillion or 58 percent of the total SET’s market capitalization at the end of

November 2018.

The SET index series are reviewed semi-annually, while in this review, used the

data from December 1, 2017 to Nov 30, 2018 for consideration. The eligible

securities must have been listed and traded on SET for a minimum of six months

and qualify by size, liquidity and others criteria on each index.

For more details on the constituents, selection criteria and index methodology,

Source; The Stock Exchange of Thailand

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