National Telecom (NT) is in talks with ADVANC for a partnership deal that would see ADVANC purchases 10MHz of bandwidth on the 700MHz spectrum range from NT. Comment: See there are still 3 telco players in Thailand. EKH anticipates solid 1Q from RT-PCR tests on resurgence of 5th wave, will cod elderly care home & […]

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Central Group expressed interest in Selfridge takeover, was working with Citi on deal, SKY news. Comment: They are going to eat the retail world in Europe at this rate, though I don’t see Central group paying above “fair prices” JWD anticipates FY21 revenue exceed Bt5b target after registered rec high for 3 consecutive quarter, will […]

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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 456 mn JMART – Look at how much he’s bought back BANPU – Wonder if the founder/chairman realises that the recap was a silly idea, share price would be +50% higher by now… SPALI – Family still buying! MORE – Funny movements in this share price for a while… RAM – […]

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AJA raised holding in trading co, Youtai, from 49% to 100%, aims to have full control and boost export traffic to China. AOT reaffirms 3 expansion plans at Suvarnabhumi airport worth Bt56.9b, to spend 9 months on feasibility study. Comment: When you begin flying around the country again, you’ll be surprised by the expansions done […]

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BA to resume Samui-Phuket route, from Aug 25, will return 1 lease aircraft this year and 6 in FY22 lower fleet size to 32 from current 39 by end of next year. Comment: Airlines are (were?) a fantastic reopening play.  BANPU sees solid 3Q from high gas and coal price, and revenue contribution from El […]

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HMPRO will accelerate the rollout of new private-label items, add promotion and expand e-commerce channel to boost sales. Comment: And their GPM will continue to expand. JWD to take 20% stake in ESCO and sign a partner deal with PSA, the largest port operator in the world, and become a prominent operator at Laem Chabang […]

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Note: There are several “strange” companies with relatively large transactions occurring below. Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 231 mn NMG SPALI – The family buy’s shares, its probably one of the few property companies that is continuing to perform well. Sell(s) THB 1.5 bn JWD – The COM7 owner bought into JWD, he’s been on quite […]

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ASIAN firms on 10% revenue growth target above Bt9.5b on recovery from all 4 business, including frozen seafoods, pet foods, ready-meals and tuna, aims to keeps margins within 14-15% range, allot Bt 400m to up capacity of pet foods & frozen fried foods, revamp production line. BAY sees weak mortgage lending from weak property demand […]

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CENTEL sets Bt10,400m 3-year capex for hotel, food and other investment, to open Phuket hotel for travel bubble program there from July 1. Comment: They’re going to capture the market share. CRC cuts FY21 revenue growth target to 10-11% from 10-12%, scale back CAPEX by 10-15% from Bt16-18b, delay 3 malls launch including Robinson Lifestyle […]

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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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