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Thailand Still a ‘Buy’ in Asia

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Consensus Recommendations: Thailand

Analysts have had positive recommendations on Thailand for 5 years now, and it’s currently a “buy” in Asia.

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Gunkul Engineering mainly produces electrical hardware used in renewable power generation. Its share price is up 25% YTD.

Analysts have had positive recommendations on #Thailand for 5 years now

TICON Industrial focuses on industrial real estate. Analysts seem to think the stock is overvalued after almost a 40% share price gain this year.

Consensus Earnings Estimates: Thailand

Current consensus EPS growth estimates are the lowest in 5 years and unchanged since August 2016.

There remains, however, strong EPS growth expectations for companies with exposure to coal and natural gas, such as: Banpu, Ratchaburi Electricity and Electricity Generating.

Current consensus EPS growth estimates for #Thailand are the lowest in 5 years

True Corporation is expected to make a loss in 2016, following the expensive 4G auctions held in Thailand late last year.

Consensus Target Prices: Thailand

Analysts have become more bullish recently. The 12-month forward is now at 10% versus 3% in August 2016, and the SET Index is only at a slightly lower level.

The high consensus target price expected return for Thaicom is partly explained by weak price performance. Its current upside is at 44% vs 61% in back in August due to target price downgrades.

Analysts' target prices have become more bullish in #Thailand

For the lowest expected return, only Ticon Industrial has seen its share price increase less than 100% YTD.


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