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22 Nov 2010
Singapore
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
Genting SP 774,867,000 Genting SP 1,620,789,282 DBXT MSKorea 10US$ 54.400 0.7700
TopGlobal 328,865,000 SingTel 359,517,525 NTES ADR 10US$+ 41.240 0.6600
GoldenAgr 218,457,000 DBS 250,238,833 CHA ADR 10US$ 51.640 0.6000
Genting HK US$ 153,369,000 Wilmar 240,057,115 Kep Corp 10.880 0.3600
BanJoo^ 151,471,000 Noble Grp 228,173,310 DBXT MSEurope 10US$ 44.730 0.2700

Note: Weekly movement as at 19 Nov 2010

Investor Relations Alert
Ezra: Anchors Itself As A Global Engineering Services Provider With Purchase Of US Fabrication Facility.

Ezra Holdings Limited is fast putting in place building blocks within its core businesses to drive its next lap of growth. The latest strategic purchase of a well-equipped 650,000 square feet fabrication facility in Houston, US, is expected to anchor the Group as a global O&G engineering services provider. The acquisition is made through Ezra's newly formed subsidiaries Ezram Properties LLC and Ezram Enterprise LLC. The deal was concluded at 'distressed prices' and provides Ezra with the ability to fabricate customized cranes which meet the stringent requirements of the modern offshore O&G fleet, adding to the Group's... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Hyflux: Wins International Bid To Build Desalination Plant In Tobruk, Libya.

Hyflux Ltd has been awarded a contract worth about USD 100 million to carry out engineering, procurement and construction works for a seawater desalination plant at Tobruk in northeastern Libya. The project is the first in the country for Hyflux. The contract was awarded by the General People's Committee for Utilities of the Great Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya (the Ministry of Utilities in Libya), the result of an international bid held earlier in the year. The desalination plant, which will use reverse osmosis technology, will produce 40,000 m3 of desalinated water per day when fully operational. Construction works will commence upon... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Aztech: Introduces Portable 300Mbps Wireless-N Extender To Expand Your WiFi Network.

Aztech Electronics Pte Ltd, introduces its latest product designed to extend your wireless network range, Aztech WL556E Portable Wireless-N Extender. Aztech WL556E plugs directly into the power socket and offers wireless data transfer speeds of up to 300Mbps based on the 802.11b/g/n standard. Aztech WL556E works alongside your wireless router to boost wireless signal strength and expand the wireless network range without requiring you to add any wiring. Simply plug it into any available wall socket or power extension cord within range of your wireless router. The portable wireless repeater and extender picks up wireless signals and relay them to blind... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Marco Polo Marine: The Proposed Acquisition Of Two Utility Vessels.

Marco Polo Marine Ltd wishes to announce that the Company, via its wholly-owned subsidiary, Marco Polo Offshore Pte. Ltd., has entered into two Memorandum of Agreements with RAS Marine Pty Ltd to acquire two utility vessels for a total consideration of A$21.5 million in cash. The two Utility Vessels, known as OMS Terra Nova and OMS Endurance, are Australian flagged vessels built in 2007. OMS Terra Nova is a 50-metre A1 offshore support vessel and OMS Endurance a 49-metre A1E offshore support vessel. OMS Endurance and OMS Terra Nova will be sold by the Seller with existing chartering contracts, which, if not renew, will expire in end September 2011 and... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Popular: Acquisition Of Shares In AC P. Computer Training & Consultancy Pte Ltd.

Popular Holdings Limited wishes to announce that it has through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Popular e-Learning Holdings Pte Ltd, acquired a 22% shareholding interest comprising 81,400 ordinary shares in the capital of AC P. Computer Training & Consultancy Pte Ltd from an existing shareholder of ACP for a consideration of S$1,100,000. ACP is principally engaged in IT Information technology training, education and other soft skills courses. The Directors are of the view that the Acquisition will bring synergy to the Group's e-Learning business... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Kreuz: Secures Letter Of Intent For Subsea Installation Contract Worth Approximately US$6.2 Million.

Kreuz Holdings Limited announced that a Letter of Intent for subsea installation contract worth approximately US$6.2 million was signed with a leading offshore construction company in the oil and gas business located in the South Asia region. The scope of work comprises subsea transportation and installation works, which is scheduled to be completed by Q2 2011.. FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Listed Company Highlight of the Week

Marco Polo Marine Ltd

Marco Polo Marine is a integrated shipping group, principally engaged in 1) ship chartering business, including the provision of chartering, re-chartering and transhipment services of tugboats and barges; 2) shipyard business, which includes the provision of building, repair and broking services of tugboats and barges. With plans to equip ourselves with ship repair, maintenance and conversion capabilities, there will be further integration between our ship chartering and shipyard operations.

Historical Price Data
Date Open High Low Close Volume
19 Nov 2010 0.430 0.430 0.415 0.425 622,000
18 Nov 2010 0.425 0.430 0.425 0.425 773,000
16 Nov 2010 0.435 0.435 0.425 0.430 328,000
15 Nov 2010 0.435 0.435 0.430 0.430 269,000
12 Nov 2010 0.440 0.445 0.430 0.435 694,000
Chart
Fundamentals
EPS ($) a
0.02953
Rolling EPS ($) e
0.05330
NAV ($) b
0.2626
Issued & Paid-up Shares c
340,750,000
PE
14.392
Rolling PE ($) f
7.974
Price / NAV b
1.618
Par Value ($)
n.a.
Dividend Yield (%) d
-
52 Weeks High
0.645
Cash Value ($) g
0.0281
Market Cap (M)
144.819
Dividend ($) d
-
52 Weeks Low
0.355
Price / Cash Value g
15.125
  • 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 25/10/2010.
  • 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.
Malaysia
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
JOTECH 179,247,200 GENTING 383,196,687 DIGI 25.600 1.1600
TIMECOM 149,519,000 AXIATA 280,313,790 HLIND 5.700 0.6200
KNM 131,875,100 CIMB 280,059,545 PPB 19.080 0.6000
KBUNAI 130,232,200 MAYBANK 244,535,553 LPI 11.800 0.4800
TIME 113,203,900 TENAGA 233,115,527 HAPSENG 4.480 0.3800

Note: Weekly movement as at 19 Nov 2010

Investor Relations Alert
Naim: Acquisition Of 5% Equity Interest In Plus Viable Sdn. Bhd.

Naim Holdings Berhad wishes to announce that its wholly-owned sub-subsidiary, NCSB Engineering Sdn. Bhd., has on 16 November 2010 acquired an additional 150,000 ordinary shares of RM1.00 each fully paid, representing 5% equity interest in Plus Viable Sdn. Bhd. from Chiew Kee Engineering Sdn. Bhd. for a total cash consideration of RM231,000.00... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Thailand
Most Active Stocks for the week Most Gainers for the week
Stocks Price
(11/11/10)
Price
(18/11/10)
Value (Btm) Stocks Price
(11/11/10)
Price
(18/11/10)
% +/-
TRUE 4.90 5.80 15,421.60 E 1.44 2.78 93.06
IVL 43.25 47.75 12,053.19 NINE 2.40 3.94 64.17
PTT 333.00 321.00 11,324.61 MLINK 1.15 1.77 53.91
PTL 40.75 33.50 10,182.42 STEEL 11.50 16.50 43.48
PTTEP 188.00 180.50 8,222.08 PAE 0.51 0.65 27.45

Source: Setsmart, based on SET100 stock

Investor Relations Alert
Asiasoft: Newcomer Battle For Market.

Asiasoft, the online entertainment leader in Southeast Asia, continues its strategy of penetrating the online game market in the region, while newcomers i Digital Connect will introduce a new title from China and expand web-based and social gaming to get a slice of the market... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Amata: Looks West To Build New Estate For Thai Industries.

Amata Corporation Plc expects to spend four years to develop its industrial estate in Dawei, Burma, as a new investment destination for Thai industries. Somhatai Panichewa, the company's chief business officer, said Amata and Italian-Thai Development Plc, over the past two years had jointly conducted a feasibility study to create a 100,000-rai industrial estate, out of a total of 170,000 rai at the Dawei site, with an investment of around US$9-10 billion. The study will be completed within six to nine months, depending on the political situation in Burma... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Featured Companies
  • EGCO - AM
    Nov 23, 2010
    Sukothai Hotel
  • AGE - Opportunity Day
    Nov 23, 2010
    SET ROOM 1101
  • EASTW - Opportunity Day
    Nov 23, 2010
    SET ROOM 1101
  • TOP - AM
    Nov 29, 2010
    Thaioil's refinery (Sriracha, Chonburi)

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