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14 Jun 2010
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
Genting SP 295,934,000 DBS 348,009,748 DairyFarm 900 US$ 7.010 +0.530
GoldenAgr 202,522,000 Genting SP 306,497,957 HPL 2.660 +0.290
Healthway 164,760,000 SingTel 296,168,838 SIA 14.720 +0.280
Sapphire 151,877,000 UOB 276,757,445 Thai Prime200US$ 6.450 +0.250
RafflesEdu 130,730,000 Kep Corp 205,707,379 HKLand US$ 5.150 +0.200

Note: Weekly movement as at 11 Jun 2010

Investor Relations Alert
Olam: To Acquire Dehydrated And Vegetable Products Business And Operating Assets Of Gilroy Foods & Flavors From Conagra Foods For US$250M.

Olam International Limited announced that the Company will acquire the dehydrated and vegetable products business and operating assets of Gilroy Foods & Flavors from ConAgra Foods, Inc., including its dehydrated onion, garlic, capsicum, Controlled Moisture vegetables, GardenFrost purees, RediMade shelf-stable purees and fresh vegetable operations, for a total cash consideration of US$250 million, subject to final working capital adjustments at closing. The completion of this transaction is expected in 30 to 60 days, subject to satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including normal regulatory approvals. As part of this acquisition, Olam has ... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

SPH: Condominium Development Sky@Eleven Obtains TOP.

Sky@eleven, a freehold condo development by Times Development Pte Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings, has obtained Temporary Occupation Permit last month. Located in prime district 11 off Thomson Road, Sky@eleven was launched in January 2007. Within 30 hours after its launch, all 273 units were snapped up by property hunters. Sky@eleven's prime location is a main draw for buyers, with its close proximity to the Central Business District and Orchard Road. It is just a few minutes stroll from the MRT station and a short drive from Newton Circus, in the vicinity of many top schools including SJI International, CHIJ and Raffles ... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Rickmers Maritime: Signs Binding Agreements.

Rickmers Trust Management Pte. Ltd., as Trustee-Manager of Rickmers Maritime, and the various operating entities within the Rickmers Maritime Group who are borrowers under the relevant loan facilities have on 9 June 2010 entered into binding agreements with the Lending Banks to revise certain aspects of the existing loan facilities which include, among other things, a five-year extension of the maturity period of the US$130 million Top Up Loan Facility and a waiver of up to three years of the value-to-loan covenants in all the loan facilities... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Mermaid: Secures Contract For ROV Support Services In The Sakhalin Region.

Mermaid Maritime Public Company Limited is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Mermaid Offshore Services Ltd. has secured a contract providing Remote Operated Vehicle services utilizing the newbuild DP2 ROV Support Vessel "Mermaid Sapphire" and its built-in ROV systems for an end-client who is a major oil and gas operator in the Sakhalin region. The Contract is the second major work assignment for this newbuild vessel since her delivery. The "Mermaid Sapphire" is presently on contract to PTT Exploration and Production Plc. in the Gulf of Thailand, with contract completion scheduled for this month of June 2010. This... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Parkway Life REIT: Boosts Japan Presence With Six New Nursing Home And Care Facility Properties.

Parkway Trust Management Limited, as the manager of Parkway Life Real Estate Investment Trust is pleased to announce that HSBC Institutional Trust Services (Singapore) Limited, as trustee of PLife REIT has through its wholly owned-subsidiary, Parkway Life Japan4 Pte. Ltd., entered into five Tokumei-Kumiai agreements for the acquisition of six nursing home and care facility properties located in Japan. Acquisition of the Properties is expected to be completed by 24 June 2010. The Properties will be acquired at a purchase price of approximately JPY3.9 billion from Kabushiki Kaisha Sawayaka Club and Kabushiki Kaisha Bonheure, both subsidiaries of Kabushik... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Sound Global: IFC Agree On Potential Financing Package.

Sound Global Ltd. is delighted to announce that the Group has entered into a non-legally binding Memorandum of Understanding with IFC, the member of the World Bank Group focussed on private sector investments in developing countries, to cooperate in relation to building further good bank-corporate relations. As the date of this MOU, IFC has entered into a USD34,000,000 loan agreement with Sound Global. Pursuant to the terms of the MOU, the Group and the IFC are discussing a potential additional credit line of USD36,000,000 such that the total financing package from IFC could reach USD70,000,000. Sound Global intends to use the existing and potential cr... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Listed Company Highlight of the Week

OLAM International

Olam is a leading global integrated supply chain manager of agricultural products and food ingredients, sourcing 14 products with a direct presence in 56 countries and supplying them to over 4,000 customers in more than 60 destination markets. With direct sourcing and processing in most major producing countries for its various products, Olam has built a global leadership position in many of its businesses, including cocoa, coffee, cashew, sesame, rice, cotton and teak wood.

Historical Price Data
Date Open High Low Close Volume
11 Jun 2010 2.550 2.560 2.530 2.540 4,568,000
10 Jun 2010 2.500 2.550 2.490 2.520 6,062,000
09 Jun 2010 2.480 2.520 2.470 2.500 11,366,000
08 Jun 2010 2.450 2.530 2.450 2.470 9,514,000
07 Jun 2010 2.400 2.480 2.380 2.440 9,438,000
EPS ($) a
Rolling EPS ($) e
NAV ($) b
Issued & Paid-up Shares c
Rolling PE ($) f
Price / NAV b
Par Value ($)
Dividend Yield (%) d
52 Weeks High
Cash Value ($) g
Market Cap (M)
Dividend ($) d
52 Weeks Low
Price / Cash Value g
  • a Based on latest Full Year results announcement, adjusted for the current number of shares.
  • b Based on latest results announcement (Full Year, Half Year or Interim), adjusted for the current number of shares.
  • c Rounded to the nearest thousand. Updated on 14/05/2010.
  • d Dividend is based on latest Full Year results announcement, adjusted for current number of shares and excludes special dividend.
  • e Summation of the earnings from the latest 4 Quarter (or 2 Half Year) results announcement, adjusted for the current number of shares.
  • f Based on rolling EPS
  • g Based on latest results announcement (Full Year, Half Year or Interim), adjusted for the current number of shares. Cash value does not include bank loans or other borrowings.
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
TALAM 412,450,500 CIMB 294,608,257 TOPGLOV 12.900 0.5800
KENMARK 247,823,900 MAYBANK 285,943,316 SUPERMX 6.870 0.3700
SAAG 118,292,700 AXIATA 202,897,088 HAIO 4.210 0.3400
IRCB 57,934,700 TENAGA 159,226,081 KOSSAN 7.400 0.2500
GAMUDA-WD 56,872,100 PBBANK 149,075,482 GENTING 7.040 0.2300

Note: Weekly movement as at 11 Jun 2010

Investor Relations Alert
Malaysia Airlines: Extends MHinsure Travel Insurance To United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates And New Zealand Travellers.

Malaysia Airlines is making it easier for travellers in United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and New Zealand to purchase travel insurance online with the introduction of MHinsure of Malaysia Airlines travel insurance in these markets. MHinsure travel insurance in Malaysia is underwritten by Etiqa Insurance Berhad. For countries outside Malaysia, the underwriting is coordinated through its global partnership with Mondial Assistance, a leader in the Travel Insurance Assistance services... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Most Active Stocks for the week Most Gainers for the week
Stocks Price
Value (Btm) Stocks Price
% +/-
PTT  248.00   245.00   4,516.43  SORKON 23.90   42.00   75.73 
IVL  18.00   18.50   4,317.74   JMART 2.14   3.28  53.27 
BANPU  594.00   602.00  4,181.46  MOONG 2.50   3.24  29.60 
CPF  17.80   17.90   3,886.64  SST 5.85  7.50  28.21 
PTTCH 97.00   96.25  3,699.67  HEMRAJ 1.00  1.21  21.00 

Source: Setsmart, based on SET100 stock

Investor Relations Alert
Robinson: To Focus on House Brand.

Robinson Department Store Plc plans to develop more house-brand fashion labels to build its margins and increase its appeal to teenagers. Gerard McGurk, senior vice-president for general goods merchandising, said the move was part of Robinson's plan to increase the sales proportion of its housebrand products to 10% of total sales in the near future, up from 6.5% last year. "The purchasing of fashion products ranging from bags and leather goods to men and women's fashion products and accessories grew by 10% in the first five months of the year, higher than the whole year projection of 6%," he said... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

TUF: Benevolent Efforts for Underprivileged Animals.

Thai Union Frozen Products Public Company Limited (TUF), represented by Mr. Praphan Simasanti, General Manager, presented canned pet food products worth Bt46,000 to Mr. Itthidej Angsarotai, Deputy Manager, Animal Welfare Foundation, to support the foundation's care and rehabilitation provided to over 2,000 stray, abandoned and abused dogs and cats. The donation, taken place at TUF plant in Samutsakorn, is a part of the "Underprivileged Animal Outreach Program", another internally developed humane activity and corporate social responsibility by TU... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

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