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16 Aug 2010
Singapore
Week's Top Volume Week Top Value Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
Genting SP 957,956,000 Genting SP 1,318,506,180 APB 15.780 +0.360
Enzer 334,971,000 UOB 339,581,380 Shang Asia 2kHK$ 16.320 +0.320
Adventus 314,306,000 Wilmar 266,832,664 STXPO 100 13.880 +0.240
GoldenAgr 291,701,000 DBS 254,430,075 Genting SP 1.460 +0.200
Informatics 260,159,000 Capitaland 246,850,947 DBXT S&P Short 10US$ 0.190 +0.120

Note: Weekly movement as at 13 Aug 2010

Investor Relations Alert
Fabchem: Posts RMB 12.55 Million Net Profit In 1Q2011, Maiden Sale Of Boosters To Dyno Nobel Australia.

Fabchem China Limited announced that it registered a NPAT of RMB 12.55 million for the three months ended 30 June 2010 on revenue of RMB 103.30 million. Although revenue increased 24.2% in 1Q2011, NPAT fell 36.0% mainly due to the increase in raw materials prices of approximately 20% and higher proportion of lower-margin products (explosive devices and ammonium nitrate) in sales mix. The higher effective tax rate for 1Q2011 of 28.8%, as compared to 14.9% last corresponding period, was another contributing factor to the reduced NPAT achieved in 1Q2011...FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Q & M Dental: Reports Higher Profit Of $2.0M In First Half Of 2010.

Q & M Dental Group’s net profit for the first half of 2010 (1H10) gained 4% to $2.0 million, on the back of a 27% increase in revenue to $17.9 million. The Group has declared an interim dividend of 0.5838 cents per share, representing 80% of the profit attributable to equity holders in 1H10. Q & M Dental Group will be opening another two dental outlets in Singapore before end of 2010. Following its initial investments in two dental groups in the PRC, the Group will continue with its overseas expansion plans to develop another growth engine over the long term... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Frencken: Reports Net Profit Of S$5.8M in 2Q10.

Global high-tech capital and consumer equipment service provider Frencken Group recorded a net profit of S$5.8 million in the second quarter ended 30 June 2010 (2Q10), reversing a net loss (before goodwill) of S$0.1 million in 2Q09. This was achieved on a 151.8% jump in revenue to S$102.8 million in 2Q10, thanks to the stronger performance of its Mechatronics Division amid the improving global technology sector. The Mechatronics Division – with operations in the Netherlands and Asia - is expected to continue benefiting from the increased demand of the global capital equipment market. The Group is in the process of expanding its mechatronics’ facility in China... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Treasury China Trust: Central Plaza, Shanghai, Key Lease Renewal At 82% Increase, Reinforces Success Of Asset Refurbishment Strategy.

Treasury China Trust wishes to announce the successful renegotiation of a key lease within its recently refurbished Central Plaza asset. Central Plaza, a 22 level office tower and retail podium located in the heart of the Shanghai CBD, within the city's People's Square precinct, has finalized terms with Nina's Sichuan Restaurant, a high quality establishment located on the ground floor of the property. The new lease reflects an increase of 82% over the rent payable under the expiring lease. In addition, the tenant has committed to a significant upgrade of their 675 square metre premises at a cost of approximately SGD1.2m. The lease, for an 8 year term, includes an 8.33% mandatory rental increase at year 4... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Petra Foods: 2Q Net Profit Jumps 58.4% To US$9.6 Million On Higher Margins And Sales Volume.

Petra Foods Limited announced a 58.4% jump in net profit attributable to shareholders to US$9.6 million for the second quarter ended 30 June 2010, on the back of a 29.2% increase in sales to US$373.3 million. The latest set of results lifted the Group's first half revenue and net profit attributable to shareholders to US$712.0 million and US$17.9 million respectively, representing growths of 24.8% and 72.4%. The strong profit performance achieved in 2Q 2010 and 1H 2010 was due to higher sales volume and unit pricing, as well as higher margin and yield achieved for the Branded Consumer and Cocoa Ingredients Divisions... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Wanxiang: 2Q2010 Net Profit Soars 156% To RMB 11.8 Million, FY2010 Performance To Substantially Better That Of FY2009.

Wanxiang International Limited said its net profit after tax for the April-to-June quarter 2010 soared 156% to RMB11.8 million, lifted by increased sales of higher-value fragrances used for fast-moving consumer goods as consumer confidence returned after the recent global financial crisis. Wanxiang said the net profit improvement was achieved on the back of a 75% increase in revenue to RMB 140.9 million compared to RMB 80.6 million in 2Q2009. Sales in 2Q2010 comprised an increased proportion of higher-margin and higher-value products compared to a year ago, helping to net profit growth to outpace revenue growth. As a result, gross margin rose to 25.7% in 2Q2010 from 24.3% in 2Q2009... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Listed Company Highlight of the Week

Wanxiang International Ltd

Wanxiang International Ltd., Co. is a leading supplier of specialty chemicals, a premier one-stop distributor and manufacturer of industrial specialty products. Incorporated in 1988, we have a global presence in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, China, Vietnam, India and UIC covering a diverse customer base hailing from a wide spectrum of industries. We distribute more than 1000 types and grades of specialty chemicals. We also manufacture products tailored to our customers' specification as well as develop in-house formulations.

Historical Price Data
Date Open High Low Close Volume
13 Aug 2010 0.120 0.135 0.120 0.120 7,211,000
12 Aug 2010 0.115 0.125 0.115 0.125 880,000
11 Aug 2010 0.110 0.115 0.110 0.110 140,000
10 Aug 2010 0.110 0.110 0.110 0.110 200,000
06 Aug 2010 0.110 0.110 0.110 0.110 3,000
Chart
Fundamentals
EPS ($) a
0.01283
Rolling EPS ($) e
0.01686
NAV ($) b
0.1321
Issued & Paid-up Shares c
316,039,000
PE
9.743
Rolling PE ($) f
7.414
Price / NAV b
0.946
Par Value ($)
n.a.
Dividend Yield (%) d
-
52 Weeks High
0.155
Cash Value ($) g
0.0192
Market Cap (M)
39.505
Dividend ($) d
-
52 Weeks Low
0.085
Price / Cash Value g
6.510
  • 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 04/06/2010. .
  • 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.
Malaysia
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
SINOTOP 161,864,300 CIMB 309,708,149 BHIC 4.820 0.6000
TIMECOM 133,734,300 GENTING 267,273,828 HELP 4.110 0.4800
SIGGAS 99,758,100 MAYBANK 248,830,155 MTD 5.520 0.4200
TALAM 90,866,800 AXIATA 228,783,944 GENTING 8.180 0.3300
MSPORTS 89,638,000 TENAGA 214,229,486 MIECO 0.860 0.2850

Note: Weekly movement as at 13 Aug 2010

Investor Relations Alert
Boustead: Receipt of Letter of Award From the Government of Malaysia By Subsidiary Company for the In-service Support For the Scorpene Submarines Of The Royal Malaysian Navy.

Boustead Holdings Berhad wishes to announce that a subsidiary of BHIC, Boustead DCNS Naval Corporation Sdn Bhd, had received a LETTER OF AWARD dated 12 August 2010 from the Government of Malaysia for the contract to undertake In Service Support for the two Royal Malaysian Navy’s Prime Minister Class Scorpene Submarines. The Contract is for total contract sums of EUR 193 million and RM 532 million and is effective for a period ending 30 November 2015... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Thailand
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
BTS 4,436,141,600 TRUE 10,663,078,659 GYT 546.000 16.0000
BLAND 2,903,496,200 CPF 5,097,810,821 PT\PHATRA-F 20.700 10.5000
TRUE 1,738,349,800 BTS 4,012,668,016 CPL 35.000 7.0000
JAS 1,476,254,200 ITD 2,920,570,731 PT\SSC 40.500 5.5000
BLAND-W2 1,290,444,400 PTT 2,567,591,554 PT\PRG 61.000 5.0000

Note: Weekly movement as at 13 Aug 2010

Investor Relations Alert
EXECUTIVE Q&A: LVT CEMENTS ITS REPUTATION AS AN ENGINEERING SPECIALIST SHARE INVESTOR

LV Technology Plc (LVT) was founded in 1996 by Hans Jorgen Nielsen, a Danish engineer with more than 20 years of experience in developing technology for material sorting machines. It operates as an engineering services specialist in the cement industry, designing and applying new concepts for the grinding of raw materials and the flow of gas in order to improve production efficiency,reduce electricity consumption and improve profitability. Mr Nielsen, who is LVT's managing director, discusses the company's strategy and outlook. FULL DETAIL Full Detail

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