Why Make Astro Look Like “The Enemy”?

Sunday, May 25th, 2014

I am all for Thomas Cup to be broadcasted free to all as it does not happen often and RTM has used its budget allocation for the World Cup. However I do not like the insinuations and barbs thrown around, which might be minor, is actually stinging in its tone and platform. My comments in […]

Cartoon Network plans more tie-ups with Astro

Friday, December 13th, 2013

m4s0n501 ANYONE who has not heard of the Cartoon Network (CN) channel is probably living in another planet or has never had access to the idiot box. One thing for sure is, they are missing out on the one channel that brings joy and fun to its audience regardless of age. CN is an American […]

Analysts upbeat on Astro

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

KUALA LUMPUR: Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd has gained positive reviews from most analysts after releasing promising third-quarter results last week. The satellite television company posted a higher net profit of RM123.71 million in the third quarter of the financial year ending January 31 2014, on the back of firmer RM1.21 billion revenue. Revenue rose 13 […]

Astro nets RM98.3m

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

ASTRO Malaysia Holdings Bhd has posted a higher net profit of RM98.33 million for the second quarter in the financial year ending January 31 2014, compared with RM94.47 million in the corresponding quarter last year. Revenue for the second quarter was also better at RM1.19 billion compared with RM1.07 billion previously. For the cumulative six-month […]

Astro eyes double-digit growth

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

ASTRO Malaysia Holdings Bhd is targeting a double-digit growth in the current financial year ending January 31 2014 on the back of its 11 newly launched channels and the rapid growth of its subscription base. Astro chief commercial officer Liew Swee Lin said Astro already has 3.58 million customers and is targeting 3.6 million customers […]

Ananda Krishnan will re-list Astro by end of 2012?

Saturday, May 11th, 2013

How many time he want to do that? Yes, I am talking about taking a company in, out and in again of Bursa Malaysia? Now, Astro is been taken private.   Another ‘Maxis’ in the making? Also, don’t forget about Measat. Rumour is, he will do the same to Measat. That is why recently Measat hit […]

Technical Analysis Jan 2013: ASTRO (6399)

Sunday, May 5th, 2013

ASTRO MALAYSIA HOLDINGS BERHAD Observation From Chart: ASTRO retrace down from RM3.05 high. How low will it go? Other indicator:- MACD trade @ positive region, uptrend sign. Stochastic %K on SELL call itinerary. Immediate resistance @ MA50 level, which is around RM2.86Subsequent resistance @ MA20 level, which is around RM2.96 Immediate support @ RM2.73 level. Subsequent support @ RM2.59 level. […]

Credit Suisse sees higher Astro profit by 2015

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

ASTRO Malaysia Holdings Bhd’s profit should rebound in the year ending January 2015 when the bulk of its subscriber homes are equipped with a high de-finition (HD)-enabled box, Credit Suisse said. So far, two million of the total re-sidential subscription of 3.3 million have the new HD-enabled box, or a take-up rate of 64 per […]

Astro: Double-digit revenue rise

Friday, March 15th, 2013

ASTRO Malaysia Holdings Bhd’s revenue rose 10 per cent to RM4.3 billion in the financial year ended January 31 2013, driven by new customers and good take-up of value-added products and services. However, net profit was down 33.5 per cent to RM418 million from RM629 million a year ago. The group has declared a second […]

Technical Analysis Jan 2013: ASTRO (6399)

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

ASTRO MALAYSIA HOLDINGS BERHAD Observation From Chart: ASTRO retrace down from RM3.05 high. How low will it go? Other indicator:- MACD trade @ positive region, uptrend sign. Stochastic %K on SELL call itinerary. Immediate resistance @ MA50 level, which is around RM2.86Subsequent resistance @ MA20 level, which is around RM2.96 Immediate support @ RM2.73 level. Subsequent support @ RM2.59 level. […]