SE Asia Stocks-Most down on financials; Thai underperforms

April 22, 2015 10:59 AM

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April 22 (Reuters) - Most Southeast Asian stock markets ended lower on Wednesday, dragged down by financials as optimism about China's easy monetary policy evaporated, with Thailand hitting its lowest in nearly two weeks on poor earnings results from banks.

Thai shares fell 1.1 percent and closed at their lowest since April 10, led by financials. Krung Thai Bank fell 6.1 percent a day after the country's second-largest lender reported a lower-than-expected first-quarter net profit on increased loan loss provisions. Energy shares also declined amid fall...

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