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14 Aug 2017
Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
HSI28200MBeCW170928 1,030,062,700 DBS 616,075,503 Venture 15.800 1.9500
HSI27000MBePW170928 841,917,200 SingTel 339,621,514 DBXT ASX200 US$ 39.000 1.9200
HSI26200MBePW170928 743,422,600 Global Logistic 334,899,293 JMH USD 65.700 1.7000
Rowsley 519,393,900 OCBC Bank 242,019,221 GLD US$ 122.190 1.5900
HSI27400MBeCW170928 330,516,000 Venture 220,080,758 NX15100Z 250601 93.000 1.0000
Note: Weekly movement as at 11 Aug 2017

Investor Relations Alert

Best World: 1H2017 Profit Surges 62.7%, Increases Dividend Payout Policy To 40%.

Revenue for 1H2017 increased 15.2% to $100.0 million. Robust strong balance sheet backed by $48.7 million in cash. Proposes interim dividend of 1.5 cents per share. Revises dividend policy for FY2017 to FY2019, increased from 30% to 40% payout ratio... FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

ThaiBev: To Expand Food Business With The Acquisition Of KFC Stores In Thailand.

Thai Beverage Public Company Limited's subsidiary, The QSR of Asia Co., Ltd., has entered into an asset sale and purchase agreement with Yum Restaurants International (Thailand) Co., Ltd. to acquire more than 240 existing and a number of developing KFC stores in Thailand. The preliminary amount of consideration for the existing KFC stores is approximately Thai Baht 11.3 billion including VAT, and an additional amount of consideration for the developing KFC stores which will be determined at closing. This will enable ThaiBev to expand further into the food business and to capture the current lifestyle of consumers within the quick service restaurant... FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

CSE Global: Reports Strong Orders of S$90.7 Million & Declares Interim Dividend Of 1.25 Cents Per Share.

Strong order intake of S$90.7m in 2Q17. Order book strengthened to S$207.9m from 1Q17. Tax-exempt one-tier interim dividend of 1.25 cents per ordinary share declared... FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Accordia Golf Trust: July 2017 Monthly Report.

In July 2017, the number of players was 540 thousand and utilisation rate was 82.6%... FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Delfi: Achieves Half-Year Revenue Of US$193.3 Million & PATMI Of US$14.9 Million.

Delfi Limited has achieved PATMI of US$14.9 million on the back of US$193.3 million in sales for the half year ended 30 June 2017... FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Centurion: Delivers Strong Performance With 72% Growth In 2Q 2017 Net Profit.

2Q 2017 revenue grew 23% due to contributions from ASPRI-Westlite Papan and inclusion of four UK student accommodation assets acquired in July 2016. Strong 43% increase in 1H 2017 net profit from core business operations attributable to equity holders. Expanding the student accommodation business in Australia with acquisition of 280-bed dwell Adelaide new development and asset enhancement to RMIT Village... FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Featured Companies

Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
FRONTKN 437,411,000 MAYBANK 655,989,023 HSI-C1F 1.880 0.7600
DNEX 202,298,400 TENAGA 524,951,582 PLB 2.400 0.4400
DNEX-WD 164,535,600 PBBANK 490,441,614 PMETAL 3.250 0.4100
HIBISCS 148,434,900 CIMB 326,497,917 PMETAL-WC 2.840 0.4000
COMPUGT 148,261,900 PMETAL 292,364,103 HSI-C98 1.670 0.3800
Note: Weekly movement as at 11 Aug 2017

Investor Relations Alert

HSS: Other

Acceptance of appointment as the design consultant to provide preliminary design consultancy services for infrastructure works for the east coast rail link from KM0 to KM220 FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Featured Companies

Week's Top Volume Week Top Turnover Week Top Gainer
Name Volume Name Turnover Name Price Chg
U 5,737,569,400 AOT 10,380,860,175 SVH 371.000 24.0000
INGRS 3,109,047,900 CPF 6,789,717,200 PT\UP 41.500 23.0000
UWC 995,965,500 SCB 5,850,072,400 PT\AH 27.000 15.0000
UWC-W2 978,906,500 PTT 4,637,358,400 BH 197.000 11.0000
PLE 712,341,000 INGRS 4,584,334,619 RAM 2980.000 10.0000
Note: Weekly movement as at 11 Aug 2017

Investor Relations Alert

MC: MC Forges Ahead With its Expansion Plan Under Temporary Contraction in Retail Market and Announced Interim Dividend Payment of THB 0.45/Share for 1H 2017

Bangkok, 10 August 2017 – MC GROUP Public Company Limited and its subsidiaries (“MC”) released its first half of 2017 sales revenue of THB 2,139 mn, dropping by 0.6% from the first half of 2016 amidst weak demand and intense competition in the retail market. FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

RATCH posts 3.56-billion-baht profit for 1H2017, rising 51% Invested three new projects, Expecting 7,500MW target to be achieved this year

Nonthaburi- Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding Public Company Limited (RATCH) reported its operating performance for the first half of 2017. RATCH’s business continued to grow satisfactorily, with 3.559-billion-baht profit, rising 50.8% over year and the earning per share of 2.45 baht. In addition, the company has jointly invested in three new projects, including the pink and yellow lines of monorail projects, the gas-fired combined-cycle Riau power plant in Indonesia and a solar farm in Australia, with combined equity capacity of 360 megawatts equivalent. Thus, the total capacity increased to 7,373 megawatts equivalent. FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

AAV Announces Q2/2017 Financial Performance With Net Profit of Baht 171 Million Totaling First-Half of 2017 Net Profit of Baht 741 Million With High Load Factor of 88%

Asia Aviation Plc. (AAV), majority shareholder of Thai AirAsia (TAA), announces financial performance for the second Quarter of 2017(Q2/2017) with total revenues of Baht 8,336 Million and Net Profit of Baht 171 Million, with a load factor average of 86 percent, up 3 percentage points year-on-year, and 4.69 million passengers flown. FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

NYT posted growing Q2 net profit in contrast to the diminishing car export

Slowdown in Middle East car export market has continuously put pressure on Thai car exports. As a result, Namyong Terminal Plc. ("NYT")'s Q2, 2017 throughput declined by 20,500 cars compared to the same quarter last year. Moreover, the reduction in car export to North America was also the major factor for the decreased throughput during the period. FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Thaicom receives A- rating with stable outlook from TRIS Rating for 4th consecutive year

Nonthaburi, 9 August 2017 - Thaicom PLC (THCOM), a leading Asian satellite operator, has earned the continued trust of TRIS Rating, which recently affirmed Thaicom’s company rating and the ratings of its senior unsecured debentures at “A-” with a “stable” outlook for the fourth consecutive year. FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

GPSC announces a profit of Q2/2017 as planned cause of its efficient power management with continuing focus on sustainable growth.

GPSC says its net profit of Q2/2017 at Bt.815 million or a 19% rise, compared to the same period of last year according to the company continued its cost-cutting and efficiency-increasing program and Bangpa-In Cogeneration Power Plant (Project 2) or BIC2 which is owned by GPSC 25% has produced the power as scheduled. Moreover, GPSC will go on with its plan to invest in energy storage system, aiming to set up a lithium-ion battery producing plant as planned. FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Thai Union Group 2Q Sales Up 1.2 Percent Despite Market Challenges

7 August 2017, BANGKOK - Thai Union Group PCL (Thai Union) reported a 1.2 percent year-on-year sales increase in 2Q17 to THB 34,818 million despite significant currency exchange fluctuations and variable market conditions. Consolidated net profit was THB 1,411 million, down 7.6 percent from the same period last year. FULL DETAIL  Full Detail

Featured Companies

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Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel

August 16, 2017
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August 17, 2017
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PTT Auditorium, 2nd floor PTT Head Office building

August 18, 2017
Synergy 1, 6th Floor, Energy Complex Building (C), Bangkok

Featured Companies

Listed Company Highlight of the Week
Home Product Center Public Company Limited (HMPRO)

In accordance with the vision to be the leader in Home Solution and Living Experience in Thailand and Southeast Asia regions as One Stop Shopping, the Company therefore continuously plans to expand its network to take business opportunities to accommodate the growing demands in the market. The expansion emphasizes on covering strategic bordering areas of Asean Economic Community (AEC) and growth potential provinces. The Company plans to futher open new outlets with the next milestone of 100 stores within 2020 in both Bangkok and upcountry. These strategies including development of service and selection process to add the variety of products. At the end of the year 2015, the Company had a total of 76 Homepro stores in 46 provinces nationwide.

Historical Price Data
Date Open High Low Close Volume(Share) Volume(Baht)
10 Aug 2017 9.65 9.75 9.60 9.75 8,437,200 81,913,455
09 Aug 2017 9.70 9.70 9.65 9.65 4,040,100 39,072,245
08 Aug 2017 9.70 9.80 9.65 9.70 13,136,200 127,726,935
07 Aug 2017 9.80 9.80 9.60 9.75 17,303,700 167,724,005
04 Aug 2017 9.80 9.85 9.60 9.75 26,414,000 255,647,895

EPS (฿) a
Rolling EPS ($) e
NAV ($) b
Issued & Paid-up Shares c
13,151,198,025.00 Baht
Price / NAV b
Par Value (฿)
1.00 Baht
Dividend Yield (%) d
52 Weeks High
Cash Value ($) g
Market Cap (M. Baht)
Dividend (฿) d
52 Weeks Low
Price / Cash Value g
Stock Categories

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 10/08/2017.
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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