EKH mulls opening Cannabis medical clinic, in operation next year. Comment: This nation will never have another fight, everyone will be too relaxed and stoned. GUNKUL’s got credit upgraded by Fitch from BBB to BBB+, while subordinated debt rating to BBB from BBB-, reflecting higher cashflows from PP business. MBK’s 6.068m new shares from conversion […]

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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 714 mn JMART – We were surprised to see this massive buying back by the founder, but also quite happy about it too :p EA – A switch between personal and corporate holdings MPG – Looks like a back door is happening here. BEM – A director buys a share amount […]

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BPP’s planned investment in 1,000MW gas PP in the US and another large one oversea in a form of JV, with <50% stake, will be concluded in 1H21, a few more clean energy powerplants with 100-200MW capacity planned by end of year. Comment: Bam bam bam, natty gas. Great for the ESG story. But the […]

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MGT: allots Bt200m budget for M&A, aiming to branch out from industrial chemical to F&B, pharmaceutical & cosmetics chem solutions eyes 20% revenue growth target. Comment: Why don’t they just say they’ll do cannabis and watch the share price rise 20-30%? MINT: board approved issuance 2 tranches of warrants total 341.26m units to existing holders […]

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ASK announced RO 175.95m shares 2:1 at Bt17/shares for existing holders, XR April 27. Comment: Wow, thats quite substantial, this explains the stock dropping today by ~10%. Then again post recap, it’ll have a cleaner balance sheet, able to expand etc etc, same story different co. BGRIM sets EBITDA margin target at >30% this year, […]

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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 181 mn OSP – Two massive buys by family members. TFG – And he’s still buying his shares regardless of the price. Sell(s) THB 109.9 mn MINT – He’s been selling out since this crisis started PJW – Looks like a block ~3% of outstanding shares.

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BCPG sees growth momentum into 3Q on seasonal, sets Bt40b 5-year capex. ICN’s firm on 10-20% revenue growth with 10% net profit growth, supported by Bt1,962m backlog, eyes 3-4 new contracts worth Bt1b. MINT said its franchise is from Sizzler Australia, nothing to do with Sizzler USA which has filed for bankruptcy. Comment: No impact […]

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The Thai cabinet approved a “Special Tourist Visa” (STV) scheme this week in principle. Details are: 14 day quarantine at a certified alternative state quarantine (ASQ) hotel or villa. A minimum 90 days length of stay, 2 extensions of 90-days are possible. Fit to fly medical certificate. Proof of medical insurance covering at least USD […]

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MINT says worst is over in 2Q20, 70% of hotel operations and 90% of restaurants has resumed. Comment: One would hope so. And now with their balance sheet “saved” with the recent cap raise. Each quarter for the next 16 quarters will show constant improvement.  MTC sees solid recovery in 2H from school reopening and […]

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AAV: expects AOT give nods on proposal to operate 24 daily domestic flights service from SIA to Chiang Mai, Phuket, Krabi, Suratthani, seeks to expand international flights from SIA to China, Vietnam, Myanmar & Cambodia before end of year. AMATA: announced RO 83m shares 12.8554217:1, PO price to announce before September 21, subscription October 9, […]

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