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MIDCAP-Thailand's Srithai leads on analyst revisions in consumer discretionary

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Srithai Superware Pcl leads on analyst revisionsamong 14 companies in Thailand's consumer discretionary sector,tracked by at least three analysts, data from Thomson ReutersSmarMine shows.

The country's largest plastic tableware producer has anAnalyst Revision Model (ARM) score of 99, the highest in thesector. Over the past month, analysts have raised the averageEPS estimate for FY12 by 22.5 percent.

A high score of 82 in the SmartHoldings Model suggestspotential increase in institutional ownership.

The stock is trading at a forward 12-month P/E ratio of 12.4against the peer average of 16. On Tuesday, it hit an over13-year high of 28.25 baht.

All three analysts tracking the stock rate it a "strong buy"or "buy". The stock has tripled year-to-date while the sectorindex is up nearly 60 percent for the same period, asof Thursday's close.

On the other end of the spectrum, Sri Trang Agro-Industry

lags Thailand's consumer discretionary sector onanalyst revisions with an ARM score of 12. CONTEXT:

The company posted a net profit of 120.9 million baht forthe quarter ended June 2012, from 75.5 million a year ago.

StarMine's Analyst Revision Model ranks stocks based onanalysts' revision of earnings and revenue estimates and changesin their ratings, and usually gives additional weight toanalysts who have been more accurate in the past.

The StarMine SmartHoldings model is a global stock selectionmodel that ranks stocks based on the expected future increase,or decrease, in institutional ownership.

(Reporting By Tripti Kalro; Editing by Sunil Nair)

((Tripti.Kalro@thomsonreuters.com))

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