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Thailand Stocks: Airports of Thailand, Bangchak, Thai Rayon

February 15, 2012

Feb. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Shares of the following companies had unusual moves in Thailand trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of 10:19 a.m. in Bangkok.

The SET Index rose 1.1 percent to 1,118.05, heading for the highest close since Aug. 4.

Airports of Thailand Pcl (AOT TB), the nation’s largest airport operator, gained 1 percent to 53 baht, set for the highest close since Feb. 3. Net income in the three months ended Dec. 31 jumped 37 percent to 1.26 billion baht ($41 million).

Bangchak Petroleum Pcl (BCP TB), an oil refiner, climbed 3.9 percent to 21.60 baht, heading for the highest close since Sept. 9. Net income in 2011 doubled to 5.61 billion baht, the oil refiner said yesterday.

Thai Rayon Pcl (TR TB), a chemical producer, slid 8.4 percent to 71 baht, on course for the steepest decline since Nov. 23. The company swung to a net loss of 13.7 million baht in the quarter ended Dec. 31, from a profit of 644.2 million baht in the same period a year earlier.

--Editor: Matthew Oakley

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