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25 Oct 2010
Singapore
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
GLP 1,012,939,000 GLP 2,229,608,974 DBXT DBLCI-OY 5US$ 36.690 4.0100
Genting SP 655,194,000 Genting SP 1,434,273,442 DBXT MSAsExJp 10US$ 32.500 1.1600
GoldenAgr 555,807,000 MapletreeInd 528,335,468 DBXT E50 10US$ 42.680 1.0900
MapletreeInd 456,973,000 DBS 438,354,052 DBXT MSPacExJp 10US$ 4.270 0.7200
ChinaNTown 406,612,000 GoldenAgr 368,674,098 DBS.ES.1010 14.760 0.6000

Note: Weekly movement as at 22 Oct 2010

Investor Relations Alert
Trek: Scores Another First With i-Ball, World's Smallest Portable Wi-Fi Remote Camera.

Trek 2000 International Ltd officially unveiled its latest breakthrough product, the i-Ball. It is the world's smallest portable Wi-Fi remote camera, targeted at mass-market consumers. Despite being a mere 30mm in diameter, or roughly the size of a Singapore 50-cent coin, the i-Ball does not compromise in terms of picture quality as it boasts a 2MP built-in camera allowing for high quality images and video. The camera was made possible by using the Group's advanced design capabilities and incorporating its patented wireless solutions, which allows for continuous streaming of up to 20 meters wirelessly. The i-Ball also utilizes CR2 size batteries that... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Biosensors: Acquires Bifurcation-Stent Specialist Devax.

Biosensors International Group, Ltd announced the acquisition of certain assets of Devax, Inc., a maker of specialty stents, for a total consideration of USD 5.7 million. Headquartered in Irvine, California, US, Devax develops the AXXESS drug-eluting stent system designed specifically to treat the complex type of coronary artery disease that forms at the intersection of two vessels. Such bifurcation lesions occur in an estimated 15% to 25% of all patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions. Coronary bifurcations are prone to develop atherosclerotic plaque because of turbulent blood flow and high shear stress near the main branch and the... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

OSIM: Q3 Profitability Up 86%.

OSIM is pleased to announce a strong set of results for the quarter. During the quarter the Company grew cash flow and profitability. The conversion of GNC Australia into franchised outlets resulted in lower sales recognition. However, this conversion has given rise to better profitability for the Australian subsidiary. Overall group gross margins and profits were up due to a better product mix. As at 30 September 2010, cash & cash equivalents totaled $54 million. For 9 months FY 2010, profit after tax was $33.1 million. In the coming months more new products will be introduced and the Company expect this will contribute positively to sales, cash... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Aztech: Registers S$4.30 Million Net Profit For The 9 Months Of FY 2010.

Aztech Group Ltd announced its third quarter and January to September FY 2010 financial results for the period ended 30 September 2010. The Group recorded a turnover of S$63.66 million and net profit of S$1.61 million for 3Q2010. In the 9-month period, the overall turnover and net profit were S$160.65 million and S$4.30 million respectively. The Group saw a 44.0% growth in its Electronics business from $43.55 million in 3Q2009 to $62.71 million in 3Q2010. The revenue growth from Electronics segment offset the decline in revenue from Materials Supply and Marine Logistics segments after the completion of the supply contract in early 2010... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

BH Global: TDR Receives Overwhelming Response At Trading Debut.

BH Global Marine Limited started trading its Taiwan Depository Receipt at NT$17.00, which was very well received by the local investors and surged to close at NT$18.15 (S$0.77) right after its listing ceremony this morning when it hit the seven percent daily limit set by Taiwan Stock Exchange. Upon market closure, the queue for BH Global's TDRs was close to 100 million shares, indicating strong interest among the Taiwan equity market. With an aggregate offer size of 30 million TDRs, every TDR represents 2 ordinary shares of the Group in Singapore. Signalling an enthusiastic response from the Taiwan investment community, the public offer shares was over... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

CRCT: Net Property Income Increases 9.1% Year-On-Year To RMB94.2 Million In 3Q 2010.

CapitaRetail China Trust announced that it has achieved net property income of RMB94.2 million for 3Q 2010, up 9.1% against the same period last year. Income available for distribution is S$13.0 million. Distribution per unit for the quarter ended 30 September 2010 is 2.08 Singapore cents, a 3.0% year-on-year increase compared to 3Q 2009. This is an annualised distribution yield of 6.7% based on CRCT's closing price of S$1.24 per unit on 19 October 2010... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Malaysia
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
KBUNAI 1,027,042,500 PLUS 569,528,025 MTD 6.350 0.8500
TIMECOM 175,711,600 CIMB 543,893,130 SAB 2.700 0.8000
AGLOBAL 144,209,600 MAYBANK 514,695,763 FIMACOR 5.560 0.5900
PLUS 130,183,400 AXIATA 356,587,848 BKAWAN 15.300 0.5600
SAAG 102,035,500 GENTING 279,499,438 TRC-LA 1.600 0.5100

Note: Weekly movement as at 22 Oct 2010

Investor Relations Alert
SCABLE: Proposed Acquisition And Proposed Private Placement.

On behalf of the Board of Directors ("Board") of Sarawak Cable Berhad ("SCB" or "Company"), AmInvestment Bank Berhad (a member of AmInvestment Bank Group) wishes to announce that the Company had on 20 October 2010 entered into a Conditional Sale and Purchase Agreement to Acquire 24,963,375 ordinary shares of RM1.00 each in Sarwaja Timur Sdn Bhd ("STSB") from Sarawak Energy Berhad and Syarikat SESCo Berhad, representing 75% equity interests in STSB, for a total consideration of RM28,875,000 ("Purchase Price") to be satisfied via issuance of 10,000,000 new ordinary shares of RM0.50 each in the Company ("Shares... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Thailand
Most Active Stocks for the week Most Gainers for the week
Stocks Price
(14/10/10)
Price
(21/10/10)
Value (Btm) Stocks Price
(14/10/10)
Price
(21/10/10)
% +/-
PTT 313.00 305.00 8,686.96 GUNKUL 5.40 7.45 37.96
BANPU 720.00 760.00 8,632.80 E 0.98 1.31 33.67
PTTAR 29.75 29.00 7,193.44 AJ 13.80 18.10 31.16
STA 28.00 30.25 4,556.97 IHL 9.50 12.00 26.32
CPF 23.80 23.70 4,339.48 TCC 1.94 2.44 25.77

Source: Setsmart, based on SET100 stock

Investor Relations Alert
Robinson Department Store: To Open 10 New Stores By 2013.

Robinson Department Store Plc will invest approximately 6 billion baht to open 10 new stores in the next three years. President Preecha Ekkunagul said the company would invest about 2 billion baht per year over the next three years for store expansion, building about three or four stores a year. Robinson's target is to open 10 new stores nationwide by 2013, which will bring the total to 35... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Gunkul Engineering: Rides Green Wave To Solid Debut.

The boom in green energy is prompting more companies in the sector to raise funds in the capital market. Gunkul Engineering, a supplier of electrical and green energy equipment, set a hopeful tone on its first day of trading on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET)yesterday, opening at 9.80 baht a share... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

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Listed Company Highlight of the Week

Forth Corporation Public Company Limited

Forth Corporation Public Company Limited was established in 1989 under the name of "Genius Communication System Company Limited" which has registered capital amounting 1 million Baht. The company purposed to research, develop, and manufacture Private Branch Exchange (PBX) under the trademark of FORTH, Printed Circuit Board Assembly (PCBA), and electronic equipments manufacturing. Then the company made capital rising and expanded business lines such as telecommunication system manufacturing and electronics meter manufacturing. In 2005, the company registered and transformed to be public company under the name of "Forth Corporation Public Company Limited" (FORTH).

Historical Price Data
Date Open High Low Close Volume
22 Oct 2010 4.02 4.24 4.02 4.04 26,306,000
21 Oct 2010 3.92 4.06 3.74 4.00 22,773,900
20 Oct 2010 3.66 3.92 3.66 3.80 17,231,200
19 Oct 2010 3.90 3.90 3.58 3.64 15,724,800
18 Oct 2010 3.36 4.00 3.30 4.00 41,160,200
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Fundamentals
EPS () a
-
Rolling EPS ($) a
-
NAV ($) b
-
Issued & Paid-up Shares c
480,000,000.00
PE
16.57
Rolling PE f
-
Price / NAV b
-
Par Values ()
0.50
Dividend Yield (%) d
-
52 Weeks High
4.24
Cash Value () g
-
Market Cap (M. Baht)
3,840.00
Dividend () d
-
52 Weeks Low
2.78
Price / Cash Value g
-
Stock Categories
Information & Communication Technology
Sector Classification
-
Index Components
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  • 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 22/10/2010.
  • 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.

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