AUCT shifts entire vehicles auction to online to gain larger exposure, mitigate disruption from travel restriction, reduce operating costs, sees surging auto & motorbike traffic in 2H, eyes 10% revenue growth target. Comment: Natural growth for them. Margin expansion could be incredible should this be accepted by the car tents whom are the major buyers. […]

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AEONTS reports 1Q22 net profit (end of May21) at Bt1.149b, +117%, topline -11% yoy from shrinking card spending from Covid impact & new loan suspension at Aeonts Micro finance (Myanmar) since February 1, lower LLP yoy, recovery on doubtful account and costs control provided cushion. Comment: Given the high debt levels in Thailand, a friend […]

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CENTEL sees advance booking pick up in Rayong & Trat as locals preferred short distance travel near BKK. Comment: And they’re planning to open all their F&B outlets by November. CPW sees positive 2Q sales momentum from Apple products & wearable items, firms on plan to add 7 branches in 2H, firms on 20% revenue […]

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*Effective 1 July SET announced SET50 and SET100 rebalance for 2H21: SET50: Ins : IRPC, KCE, STA, STGT. Outs: AWC, BAM, TOA, VGI. SET100: Ins: AAV, ICHI, NRF, PSL, PTL, SINGER, STGT, SYNEX, TKN. Outs: AWC, BPP, EPG, GFPT, MBK, TOA, TPIPP, TTW, WHAUP. sSET: 34 securities consisting of: Seven Utilities and Power pcl (7UP), […]

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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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MSCI Global Standard Indexes Additions: Carabao Group Public Company Limited (CBG) SCG Packaging Public Company Limited (SCGP) Deletion: KBANK-F shares Total Access Communication Public Company Limited (DTAC) MSCI Global Small Cap Indexes Additions: Absolute Clean Energy Public Company Limited (ACE) Precious Shipping Public Company Limited (PSL) Regional Container Lines Public Company Limited (RCL) Siam City […]

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BEAUTY’s confident of turning around to profitable this year, sees 5% revenue growth on cost cutting and hemp-based cosmetics. Comment: Another “hemp player”. No one is trusting BEAUTY given that there are no Chinese tourists in town. CPN firms on plan to open 2 malls this year including Central Plaza Ayudhaya & Sriracha, Central Plaza […]

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EGCO’s confident of growth this year, supported by 500-600MW rise in capacity, including 272 MW from Linden Cogen in the US, which will contribute from 2Q21. CHG reaffirms solid 4Q20 from strong OPF & IPD patients traffic, Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) outbreak in infants and young children and tailwind from SSO patients. FSMART plans to […]

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APCO upbeats 4Q sales after tap in online channel, aiming to expand market share from Bt 20b TH health supplements market, firms on 15% revenue growth this year. BH reported Bt221m, -80% yoy; missed Bt426m consensus. Comment: Or it grew 4x QoQ, annualise that and its cheap!! *note the sarcasm EA’s first shipment of energy […]

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BGRIM signs Bt5.67b green loan with ADB to invest 257mw solar projects in Vietnam. Comment: This group is doing a great job getting capital and projects all over the region.  BTS: admin court issue an injunction to MRTA over changes made to the ToR of Bt142.7b orange line MRT after bidders purchased envelopes, maintaining evaluation […]

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