FOCUS - A Weekly eNewsletter by ShareInvestor FOCUS eNewsletter

An online publication that highlights trading numbers and key announcements over the past week.

To automatically receive the Newsletter, please click here.
21 Aug 2012
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
GSH Corp^ 504,202,000 F & N 2,955,111,910 IS S&P500 10US$ 142.180 3.7800
Genting SP 456,780,000 APB 1,073,716,790 IS DJ USTECH 10US$ 75.780 75.780
Noble Grp 421,394,000 Genting SP 599,747,006 DBXT iBoxxKR 5US$ 134.130 0.8700
M Devt 385,897,000 Noble Grp 514,160,810 GLD 10US$ 156.950 0.8500
F & N 333,579,000 SingTel 467,168,513 Jardine C&C 49.230 0.7800
Note: Weekly movement as at 17 Aug 2012

Investor Relations Alert

Otto Marine: Anchors Its Presence In Africa With Yet Another Time-Charter Contract Worth US$10.0 Million.

ABS-Classed Maintenance and Construction/Accommodation support vessel, Seasafe Supporter, to be time-chartered for firm 500 days with an option to extend for 2 months. Chartered to a Dutch company who will deploy vessel towards Gabon, west coast of Africa for offshore works. In line with the Group's strategy in expanding its chartering operations in African waters... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Sapphire: 2Q2012 Net Profit Surges 78.3% To S$3.64 Million.

Net profit for 2Q2012 mainly a result of net gain from fair value hedge of $5.7 million. Net Asset Value per share remains stable at 31.12 cents. Cash at bank healthy at S$26.3 million. Announces acquisition of Sichun Longwei Metal Product Co., Ltd and Reinforcement bars production line... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

AsiaMedic: Turns To Profit In 1H2012, Regional Expansion Underway.

AsiaMedic Limited announced an improved set of results for the first half of the financial year ending 31 December 2012 as the Group achieved better performance from its Singapore diagnostic imaging and wellness businesses. The Group's revenue grew 13% from S$4.9 million in 1H2011 to S$5.5 million in 1H2012. As a result of the higher revenue, the Group recorded a profit attributable to equity holders of S$66,000 for 1H2012 compared with a loss of S$552,000 for the corresponding period last year... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

CapitaMalls Asia: Bedok Mall To Commence Operations In End-2013.

The first major shopping mall in Bedok, Singapore's largest estate, is set to welcome shoppers in the fourth quarter of 2013. Bedok Mall is part of the first fully integrated retail-residential-transport development in the East, which also comprises Bedok Residences. Located in Singapore's largest estate with about 300,000 residents, the integrated development will lead the transformation of Bedok into an exciting hub in the East Coast... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Swiber: Reports 66.0% Surge In Net Profit To US$20.9 Million In 2Q2012.

Swiber Holdings Limited reported a 66.0 % surge in net profit to US$20.9 million for the three months ended June 30, 2012. This was achieved on the back of a 27.1% increase in revenue to US$229.6 million over the same period. The good topline performance was driven by progressive revenue recognition from offshore construction contracts awarded to the Group, concentrated in the South Asia and Southeast Asia region. Gross profit correspondingly increased by 22.6% to US$32.7 million in 2Q2012 from US$26.6 million in 2Q2011, notwithstanding higher cost of sales. Gross profit margin held steady at 14.2% in 2Q2012... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Midas: JV Company Nanjing SR Puzhen Rail Transport Wins Two Metro Contracts Worth RMB1.4 Billion.

First contract worth RMB663 million to supply 138 train cars for the Wuxi Metro Line 2 Project. Second contract worth RMB756 million to supply 162 train cars for the Hangzhou Metro Line 2 Project. NPRT's total year-to-date contract wins increases to four contracts worth a combined RMB2.8 billion... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Featured Companies

Listed Company Highlight of the Week
Swiber Holdings Limited

Swiber Holdings Limited offers a full suite of engineering, procurement, construction, installation and commissioning services which are customised to cater to the different needs of its customers in the oil and gas industry. These services include the launching of jackets and the installation of jackets and decks at offshore production sites, the laying of offshore pipelines, and the mooring of FSOs (Floating, Storage and Offloading), FPSOs (Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading) and SPM (Single Point Mooring) buoys.

Historical Price Data
Date Open High Low Close Volume
17 Aug 2012 0.635 0.635 0.615 0.625 3,644,000
16 Aug 2012 0.615 0.640 0.615 0.625 10,985,000
15 Aug 2012 0.615 0.625 0.610 0.610 7,622,000
14 Aug 2012 0.585 0.610 0.585 0.605 8,931,000
13 Aug 2012 0.590 0.595 0.585 0.590 547,000

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 21/08/2012.
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
INGENS-WA 402,235,300 MAYBANK 530,345,888 TASEK 11.840 1.8800
INGENS 353,436,700 AXIATA 297,481,977 NESTLE 62.200 1.5200
ASUPREM 143,621,500 GENTING 293,659,810 DLADY 41.400 1.3800
INIX 134,506,700 CIMB 276,254,980 AMWAY 10.900 0.4800
MPAY 127,195,600 DIGI 225,688,567 BAT 62.200 0.4400
Note: Weekly movement as at 17 Aug 2012

Investor Relations Alert

Prestariang: 1HFY12 Earnings Up 28.4% Y-o-Y.

OSK Research - Prestariang’s 1HFY12 core earnings of RM16.7m jumped 28.4% y-o-y on higher contribution from its training and certification division. The numbers were largely in line, at 40.9% of our full-year forecast. That said, we continue to anticipate a seasonally stronger 2HFY12. Management has declared a second interim DPS of 2.0 sen, bringing its YTD DPS to 4.0 sen, implying a payout ratio of 52.8%. Maintain BUY, with our FV retained at RM2.15, based on an unchanged 10x FY13 PER. Based on its last close of RM1.28, the stock offers an appealing dividend yield 7.8%-9.4% p.a. over the next 3 years... FULL DETAIL Full Detail
Featured Companies

Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
LL 3,200,147,000 ADVANC 4,394,002,196 KYE-F 285.000 232.5000
LL-W1 1,115,826,500 INTUCH 4,222,983,825 PT\SCCC 342.020 55.3700
JAS 1,009,097,400 SCB 4,197,267,664 GFPT-F 42.500 38.2500
BLAND 820,346,400 JAS 3,673,565,077 M-CHAI 142.000 36.0000
N-PARK 588,475,800 KBANK 3,620,092,113 PT\SCC-F 377.000 27.7800

Note: Weekly movement as at 17 Aug 2012

Investor Relations Alert

Master Ad: Keeps Focus On Location.

Master Ad Plc was established in 1988 with registered capital of 600,000 baht by Noppadon Tansalarak, who still serves as CEO today. The company began by providing advertising services through stationary billboards and has since expanded into many other forms of out-of-home media and entertainment services. Mr Noppadon discusses the company's strategy and outlook... FULL DETAIL Full Detail

Webcast Highlights

Aug 20, 2012
PTT meeting room, 2th floor

Aug 21, 2012
Salon B, JW Marriott Bangkok Hotel, Sukhumvit Soi 2

Disclaimer: Although every reasonable care has been taken to ensure the accuracy and objectivity of the information contained in this publication, neither the publishers, authors and their employees and agents can be held liable for any errors, inaccuracies and/or omissions, howsoever caused. We shall not be liable for any actions taken based on the views expressed, or information provided within this publication. Information within this publication should not be taken or construed as an offer of, or the giving of, advice to buy or sell securities. The publishers, its associated companies and their officers, directors, employees may own or may have owned or have positions in the securities mentioned or reported in this publication, and may from time to time, add on to or dispose such securities. You should always seek your own professional advice from the appropriate advisor or institution. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored, transmitted in any form of by any means without the permission of the Publisher.


Corporate HQ - Singapore
ShareInvestor Pte Ltd
82 Genting Lane
#03-01 Media Centre Annex
Singapore 349567
SI Sdn Bhd
Suite 16-14, Level 16,
GTower, 199 Jalan Tun Razak,
50400 KL
Thailand (Thailand) Co., Ltd
15/D Sathorn Thani Building 1
90/39 North Sathorn Road, Bangark
Bangkok 10500
Tel: (65) 6319 6319
Tel: (603) 2166 4518
Tel: (66) 2 636 8292-3

To unsubscribe from FOCUS e-Newsletter, click here.