Equity prices were slightly dropping on Thursday on the Athens Stock Exchange (ASE), with the basic share price index down 0.04 percent standing at 727,27 points at 11.00 am and turnover at 2.35 million euros.

The FTSE/ASE Large Cap index for blue chip and heavily traded stocks was down 0.03 percent and the FTSE/ASE Mid Cap index was up 0.62 percent.

On individual sector indices the biggest gains were in Public Utilities (+1.06 percent) and Health (+0.68 percent).

The heaviest losses were in Banks (-0.34 percent) and Industrial Services (-0.30 percent).

Of the stocks traded, 24 were up, 11 were down and 9 were unchanged.