CKP to increase capacity to 5,000MW by end of 2025 from 2,100 now, thru new investments and M&A in hydro power projects and other renewable energy, plans Bt2b CD in Oct to re-finery, sets Bt6b capex to develop Luang pra bang hydro power plants & solar projects in Laos. HFT reaffirms big jump 2H supported […]

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AMR target to secure Bt2,000m worth of new contract p.a., adding to Bt1,400m backlog. Comment: I have questions marks over how this company wins projects. A new IPO, not much of a track record historically. Perhaps a good play on the corruption with the government. DELTA maintained 10% FY21 sales growth target as pandemic accelerates […]

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AWC reports advance booking topped 50% capacity of hotels in Phuket, expects positive OCC carry thru 4Q, eyes M&A to expand portfolio. Comment: Why them? They have scale, the 1 hotel operator/owner is dead (unless they are your favourite boutique). Capital will flow to the big boys. BBL, Sunway, Linklogis will jointly apply for a […]

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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 99 mn TIDLOR – Even I’m curious as to how these players are able to maintain these valuations, but c’est la vie at the moment. And this fella still likes the shares at the IPO price. TCAP – The Chairman buys THB 30mn+ Sell(s) THB 329 mn THG – A massive […]

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ACG upbeats outlook after branching out from auto dealership to maintain services business as drivers opted to fix rather replace amid outbreak, will open 2nd branch in May, target 6 garages by end of year. The Fed of Thai Industries (FTI) suggests the government use BCP petrol stations and factories nationwide as vaccination locations to […]

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BGRIM: ADB sold 2.01% stake in overnight placement (52,295,200 share) at Bt51.40 – Bt52.40 per share, a discount of 2.5% to 4.4%, by JP and Citi. CENTEL signs 3 hotels, 2 in Vang Vieng, Laos & 1 in Khao Yai, adds 304 rooms in portfolios. Comment: I still think CENTEL > MINT in terms of […]

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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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Notable Transactions Buy(s) THB 60.6 mn RS – The Chairman pounds his fists and takes more shares in RS. Sell(s) THB 640 mn TIW – Looks like a reverse IPO in the works, with a renewable energy co taking 67% of the stake in TIW UTP – The independet director decides to dump some of […]

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Mobile operators expecting to recovery 2H from absence of price war and unlimited data packaging, ADVANC & DTAC FY20 yield should stay above 3%, Tabloid. AH sees 2H turnaround from larger OEM order from Nissan after shift productions from Indonesia to Thailand, expects higher revenue contribution from Nissan from current 4%, sees positive utilization rate […]

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AMATA in JV with Broadwin International HK to set up Amata Chinese Smart City, holding 60% stake. Comment: A non-event… Auto dealers see surging loans rejection rate, forgoes booking deposit & delay vehicles delivery, expects more auto makers shut down plants as dealers unable to take up stocks, Tabloid. Comment: Not stock specific, but it […]

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