TWSE trading on Friday

The weighted index on the Taiwan Stock Exchange opened at 9,097.02 today. After coming off an early low of 9,092.08, the index closed at the day's high of 9,131.72 points, up 16.25. Turnover totaled NT$64.56 billion.

The weighted index, excluding the financial sector, closed at 7,782.67 points, up 13.28.

A total of 2,583 stocks closed up, and 2,543 ended down with 585 unchanged.

The top 10 stocks in terms of trading volume were 00632R, 2882, 2409, 2328, 3481, 2317, 2891, 00637L, 3474 and 2886.

The top 10 stocks in terms of trading value were 2317, 2330, 2882, 3596, 3008, 2328, 00632R, 1536, 2474 and 2383.

The top 10 stocks in terms of market capitalization were 2330, 2317, 6505, 2412, 1301, 2882, 1303, 3008, 1326 and 2308.

Foreign institutional investors bought a net NT$3.50 billion worth of shares on the TWSE, and local investment trust firms recorded a net buy of NT$10 million. Proprietary securities firms for self-trading purposes served as net buyers of NT$355 million, while proprietary securities firms for hedging purposes bought a net NT$612 million.

Source: Focus Taiwan