The SET index closed at over 1,700 points, ending at 1,701.87 points, up 1.84% over-week. The average daily trading value was THB53,100.74 million, that being 10.22% higher. The mai closed at 437.13 points, increasing 1.32% over-week.
The SET index rose almost throughout the week. It was supported by banking shares, and also energy and IT shares following a positive expectation toward Q2/18 performances of listed companies. In addition, the market was also supported by foreign and institutional investor purchases.