EA TRIS Ratings revised up credit rating of EA to A- from BBB+, with stable outlook. It says core fundamentals are strong and it has high cash with production capacity of 664 MW. (Khao Hoon, 10/4/18) Comments: And yet the price continues to collapse, why? Without the upside impact of the battery tech it’s worth […]

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BANPU – BPP Court closes book on Banpu dispute. Miner will pay B2.7bn to jilted plant partner. The Supreme Court brought a decade long dispute to a close yesterday, ordering Banpu Plc to pay 2.7 billion baht to Siva Nganthavee over activities that negatively affected Thai-Lao Lignite Co’s (TLL’s) involvement in the Lignite Hongsa coalfired […]

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AP AP targets 2018 revenue at Bt28.1bn and presales at Bt33.5bn. It is going to launch 34 projects, worth Bt49bn after making a new high for 2017 presales of Bt42.9bn. (Khao Hoon, 07/02/18) CHEWA CHEWA plans to launch new projects worth Bt3.75bn. It targets 2018 revenue to grow by 20% to Bt2.4bn. It believes the […]

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AH AH expects 1Q18 results will be outstanding and expects 2018 earnings to again make a new high as vehicle production has increased by 2mn. It is negotiating for joint venture and acquisition deals and plans to research setting up factories in Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam. It also plans to conduct a roadshow in the […]

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Fresh from the headlines of brokers this morning. FTSE SET large cap index (+) EA FTSE SET mid cap index (+) BGRIM, ORI, PRM, RATCH, RS, TOA FTSE SET Shariah index (+) AIT, AMARIN, BAFS, EKH, FN, GGC, HFT, SEAFCO, SRICHA, TOA, TPIPP, UVAN  Date to be applied : 15th Dec Effective: Monday, 18th Dec

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The key changes as of 30 Nov ’17 are as follows: MSCI GLOBAL STANDARD INDEXES THAILAND + none / – 1 (-) BEC MSCI GLOBAL SMALL CAP INDEXES THAILAND +5 / -6 (+) BEC, GGC, ORI, VNT & WHA (-) AIRA, GPSC, NYT, SCN, STPI, THRE

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BEAUTY BEAUTY believes 2H17 earnings will be strong due to high season. It plans to expand stores both domestically and internationally, mostly via distributors in Myanmar, Lao PDR and Cambodia. This will push 2017 revenue up to a new high of Bt3.1bn or +20% growth. (Khao Hoon, 1/9/17) Comment: Well ok. I’m not going against […]

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AOT AOT is confident that 2017 earnings (Oct 16 – Sep 17) will surge. 2H17 is expected to be impressive, driven by the low base from the zero-dollar tour crackdown. The conflict with the Treasury Department will not affect future growth, said the management team. (Thun Hoon, 28/6/17) Comment: The stock is up some 20% […]

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ANAN ANAN is launching five projects worth in total Bt21.1bn along with its JV Mitsui at Paragon on June 22. Currently, the company has Bt42.5bn worth of backlog on hand to be recognized through 2019. (Kao Hoon, 6/5/17) Comment: A continuation of what they’ve been wanting to do for the past few years, now it […]

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ABC ABC is talking to a prospective partner in China to provide WeChat Pay service in Thailand. It continues to improve its back office with the goal of improving its data management. It plans to develop an e-wallet application to meet the needs of the new generation. (Thun Hoon, 24/05/17) Comment: Not sure I would […]

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