CBG eyes no.1 domestic energy drink market share by FY22, targeting 20% revenue growth next year from CLMV sales, will finalize plan to list supermarket stores, CJ Express Group, within FY22. Comment: CJ dominates eastern Thailand, didn’t know that eh? Yup a drive around there and you won’t see 7-11’s, tesco’s, bigc’s as much as […]

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AS sees >100% growth in revenue this year, plans 6-10 new games next year, hopes to resume dividend payment mid-2021, sets Bt100-150m capex for Vietnam and Indonesia expansion. Comment: You’ll probably see a quarterly decline in revenues. AUCT upbeats 4Q earnings momentum from accelerating traffic at auction yard as Leasing & Banks purge repossessed vehicles […]

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What a difference a few weeks make. The SET is +16% this month alone, though still down -12% ytd. Which sectors drove it? Resources (i.e. commodities and all) *personal pat on the back here*, and #2 were banks. Though I’m right now listening to BAM’s call, and they’ve mentioned that their capacity of buying bad […]

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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 271 mn VGI – BOOM! What a buy order. So first he buys a stake below 6 before the Kerry IPO is announced. Then BTS sells it’s stake in VGI to investors. And now he’s gone ahead without another massive buy. Sell(s) THB 12 mn N/A

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Protests Well it’s keep it short. I don’t see how this government steps down when they control the Government, the police, the army, the navy, the airforce, the courts etc etc. I can’t remember the last time there was a “political” group this powerful in Thailand’s modern history. I’ll rephrase this, there is one potential […]

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Quarantine debate next week : A proposal to reduce the mandatory quarantine period for foreign tourists from 14 to 10 days will be put forward to the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) for consideration next week amid Public Health Ministry advice that the infection is usually detected during the first 10 days. Bangkok Post […]

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CPALL delays 7-11 expansion in Cambodia & Laos till Covid situation oversea improves, maintaining 700 outlets domestic opening target this year. Comment: Apparently the young kids are still boycotting 7-11 JWD mulls bidding for C19 vaccine transport contract from Astra Zeneca after TH chosen to be production hub in SEA, expects to win from secure […]

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BJCHI sees recovery in 4Q after bottoming out in 3Q, supported by Bt3.2b backlog, of which Bt400m to be booked in 4Q. DOHOME maintains FY20 SSSG target above 5%, set Bt1.2b capex to add 3-4 home improvement stores (size L) and Dohome To Go (mini store) next year. Comment: This player is going out there […]

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AP: local fund, KSAM, cuts holding by 0.1724% to 4.8731% of total outstanding on Monday (November 16), SEC filing. ASIAN sees positive earnings momentum carrying thru FY21 after reducing reliance on frozen seafood, branching out to pet food, pre-cooked and ready meal, seeks M&A logistics & pet food producer to support group business. Comment: Lockdown’s […]

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The combination of the BOT saying banks can pay divvy’s + vaccine news (pfizer 90%, russia 92%, now moderna 94%, next is china at 1,000%) + earnings for 3Q being o-k-a-y-i-sh is driving the markets. Now with oil finally going to make its push, there’s a lot of positives for the SET. Though I still […]

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