AKP reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt18.08mn, up 61.6% YoY. It expects 2H16 performance to achieve its target. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
BCH expects 2H16 earnings to be good supported by a faster breakeven at WMC than expected. It plans to increase Social Security clients to 800,000. It expects 2016 revenue to grow no less than 10%. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
Comment: Well WMC has been waiting to breakeven for a long time…
Bangchak seeks 4th revenue engine – BANGCHAK PETROLEUM is seeking a new business to perform as the “fourth engine” of the company, after the spin-off of its green-power business. (The Nation, 11/08/16)
Comment: And the spin is expected to happen within the next 6 months
BIZ reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt8.1mn and total revenue of Bt106.59mn, a surge of 502.51% YoY due to realizing more revenue. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
IVL reported 1H16 net profit of Bt10.84bn, increasing 95% YoY, and 2Q16 profit of Bt5.95bn supported by PET business recovery and booking extra gain of Bt2.49bn from an acquired business. (Kao Hoon, 11/08/16)
Comment: So they were able to boost their 1H16 #’s due to “extra gain” bookings from acquisitions, what magical things await in 2H16?
JAS reported 2Q16 profit of Bt1.02bn driven by 3BB customer growth and selling assets to its REIT. (Kao Hoon, 11/08/16)
LIT expects 2H16 earnings to continue to grow due to high season. It is confident that revenue, loans and profit will grow no less than 30% in 2016. It reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt25.1mn, up 48%. (Kao Hoon, 11/08/16)
MILL reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt298mn backed by higher sales and profit sharing from an associated company. It expects gross margin to hit 11%. It expects 2016 sales to be higher than its target at 900,000tons. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
OISHI reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt469mn driven by 12.5% growth in F&B. It will pay a dividend of Bt1.1/share. It expects performance to bottom out and recover next year brought by new products. It expects to launch a new product in 2H16. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
Comment: And their stock price went through the roof!
ORI expects 2016 sales to be higher than its target of Bt7.5bn after reaching Bt4.5bn in 1H16. It launched Bt10bn in new projects. Its backlog is Bt9.7bn, which can cove revenue through next year. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
PRIN reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt37.88mn, bringing 1H16 net profit to Bt117.4mn backed by property incentives. It will pay a dividend of Bt0.06/share. It expects 2H16 performance to be good aided by lower interest rate. It expects this to push up its transfers. It plans to launch four new projects. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
PTTGC reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt4.92bn, on a 45% fall in HDPE price and a plant shutdown. (Kao Hoon, 11/08/16)
QLT expects to expand abroad in 2H16. It reported 2Q16 revenue of Bt112.47mn with net profit of Bt12.16mn. It will pay a dividend of Bt0.1/share. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
SAWAD is confident that 2H16 earnings will be outstanding and expects 3Q16 to record a new high due to increasing demand for loans. It expects its 2016 loan portfolio to reach Bt18bn. It plans to expand abroad. (Kao Hoon, 11/08/16)
SPALI has backlog of Bt34.5bn. It expects 3Q16 revenue to exceed 2Q16’s Bt6.37bn. It made presales of Bt13.7bn or over 50% of its target in the first seven months. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
TASCO expects 2H16 to continue to grow due to more demand from abroad. It will pay an interim dividend of Bt0.30/share, XD on Aug 19, despite the slip in net profit to Bt1.89bn. (Kao Hoon, 11/08/16)
TFG reported 2Q16 revenue of Bt5.24bn, up 29.7% with 233% growth in net profit due to lower cost and higher revenue from all business units (broiler, swine, and feed). It supplies broilers to modern trade outlets and upcountry. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
Comment: The turnaround in 2Q #’s were far better then most of us expected.
TKN reported 2Q16 net profit of Bt184.7mn, growth of 146.40% and 1H16 net profit of Bt345.3mn, up 173.50%, driven by more revenue from abroad. It will pay an interim dividend of Bt0.19/share, XD on Aug 22. (Kao Hoon, 11/08/16)
Comment: Who would’ve thunked that seaweed would be the rip roaring business that TKN is.
TPCH expects 3Q16 net profit to be good driven by biomass power plants (Mahachai and Tung Song). It expects this to lead to high performance for at least next five quarters. It expects to get more PPA in the south. Its 6M16 net profit was Bt81.46mn. (Thun Hoon, 11/08/16)
Comment: It does look like they are trying to acquiring additional plants to avoid having to wait more PPA’s from the government