ESSO sets Bt1.2-1.5b capex to boost total petrol stations to 700 next year, and to improve efficiency at its refineries. Comment: That’s interesting, normally this company is fairly/slow quiet in terms of petrol station expansion. With PTTOR IPO’ing its could potentially be a blood bath in the industry in terms of declining ROIC’s per new […]

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CPF’s founding family, Chearavanont, ranked 21th in the world richest family, highest among Thailand, with assets worth US$30.7b, Bloomberg. GUNKUL sees earnings bottom-out 2Q, 60mw Vietnam solar able to offset power equipment trading and underground wiring projects delayed from lockdown, expects solid turnaround 2H from JPN & TH solar high season, resumption of infra construction, […]

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AIMCG: name change to AIM Commercial Growth Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust, ticker remain unchanged BJC: BigC hypermarket sees strong growth in home appliance sales on holiday season, eyes 2-3% sales growth yoy in 4Q. Comment: Markets and financial figures are telling a different story. The issue in the retail market is that they are […]

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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 500 mn TMT – A share swap between family members SAWAD – And she’s still buying the shares! BTS – And he’s still buying the shares! NFC – Going to watching this closely, he seems to want to reach over 60% shareholding in this newly listed company RCI – DCC family […]

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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 331 mn TMT – A swap amongst the family members BTS – And he’s still supporting the recent share price movement. RS – And he’s still buying his shares! Sell(s) THB 265 mn TMT – See above ECF – Wonder who bought these…never been impressed by this firm K – The […]

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AOT AOT expects no impact from the land rental issue with the Treasury Department of the rental payment of Bt1bn/year for Suvarnabhumi and Bt1.2bn/year for the other five airports. It expects to pay the rent by March using retained earnings. (Kao Hoon, 16/03/17) Comment: I was wondering how BAFS would perform with the new airport […]

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ABC ABC plans to launch E-Payment service via WeChat Pay. It intends for this to be a payment application for Chinese tourists. It plans to partner with 10,000 stores. It expects this to contribute revenue of at least Bt1bn/month. (Kao Hoon, 21/02/17) Comment: Right…but then their actual revenue from this may only 1-3%? This company […]

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APCO APCO will increase capital, issuing 238.37mn shares as a rights offering. It plans to do a JV with three companies in Oct-Nov. It plans to expand its distribution channels to expand 2017 revenue. (Khao Hoon, 20/10/16) Comment: Distribution channels is the name of the game for MLM companies like APCO   BA BA expects […]

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BIZ BIZ reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt8.10mn with total revenue of Bt106.59mn, growth of 502% backed by more orders. (Kao Hoon, 06/08/16) GPSC GPSC reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt686mn or growth of 45%, with 1H16 net profit of Bt1.56mn, growth of 55%. It plans to invest in new projects in Thailand and abroad. […]

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