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Malaysian (KLSE) Consumer Staples Sector Analysis

UpdatedFeb 24, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies100
  • 7D0.1%
  • 3M4.3%
  • 1Y0.02%
  • YTD4.2%

The Consumer Staples is pretty flat in the last 7 days, but Leong Hup International Berhad has stood out, gaining 16%. Furthermore, the industry has been flat for the past year as well. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 8.4% per annum.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Malaysian Consumer Staples Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sat, 24 Feb 2024RM245.7bRM182.5bRM12.1b15.1x20.3x1.3x
Mon, 22 Jan 2024RM246.1bRM183.7bRM12.7b14.3x19.4x1.3x
Wed, 20 Dec 2023RM243.0bRM183.9bRM12.7b14x19.1x1.3x
Fri, 17 Nov 2023RM244.2bRM188.2bRM12.6b14.8x19.3x1.3x
Sun, 15 Oct 2023RM240.1bRM188.0bRM12.6b14.2x19.1x1.3x
Tue, 12 Sep 2023RM242.4bRM188.4bRM12.6b14.1x19.2x1.3x
Thu, 10 Aug 2023RM250.3bRM198.6bRM15.5b13.5x16.1x1.3x
Sat, 08 Jul 2023RM240.4bRM198.4bRM15.6b12.6x15.4x1.2x
Mon, 05 Jun 2023RM238.9bRM201.7bRM15.6b13x15.3x1.2x
Wed, 03 May 2023RM244.0bRM202.8bRM18.0b12.1x13.5x1.2x
Fri, 31 Mar 2023RM243.9bRM204.5bRM18.0b12x13.5x1.2x
Sun, 26 Feb 2023RM243.9bRM200.3bRM18.2b12.4x13.4x1.2x
Tue, 24 Jan 2023RM245.4bRM198.6bRM18.6b12.4x13.2x1.2x
Thu, 22 Dec 2022RM238.1bRM196.0bRM18.2b12x13.1x1.2x
Sat, 19 Nov 2022RM235.1bRM190.1bRM18.4b12.1x12.8x1.2x
Mon, 17 Oct 2022RM224.0bRM188.7bRM18.3b11.1x12.3x1.2x
Wed, 14 Sep 2022RM236.1bRM187.9bRM18.2b11.6x13x1.3x
Fri, 12 Aug 2022RM239.7bRM176.3bRM17.0b13x14.1x1.4x
Sun, 10 Jul 2022RM228.4bRM175.6bRM16.9b12.3x13.5x1.3x
Tue, 07 Jun 2022RM250.6bRM175.0bRM16.8b13.9x14.9x1.4x
Thu, 05 May 2022RM268.3bRM165.2bRM15.5b16.4x17.3x1.6x
Sat, 02 Apr 2022RM252.7bRM164.7bRM15.5b16.4x16.3x1.5x
Mon, 28 Feb 2022RM255.8bRM163.6bRM15.0b16.2x17.1x1.6x
Wed, 26 Jan 2022RM228.6bRM152.2bRM14.0b13.9x16.3x1.5x
Fri, 24 Dec 2021RM226.7bRM151.6bRM14.0b14.7x16.2x1.5x
Sun, 21 Nov 2021RM232.7bRM144.9bRM13.2b14.7x17.7x1.6x
Tue, 19 Oct 2021RM247.0bRM142.9bRM12.7b15.5x19.5x1.7x
Thu, 16 Sep 2021RM237.0bRM142.6bRM12.7b15.2x18.7x1.7x
Sat, 14 Aug 2021RM230.4bRM142.6bRM12.7b17.3x18.2x1.6x
Wed, 09 Jun 2021RM246.5bRM133.5bRM10.9b18.2x22.5x1.8x
Tue, 02 Mar 2021RM255.6bRM128.9bRM8.7b19.5x29.2x2x
Price to Earnings Ratio

29.2x


Total Market Cap: RM255.6bTotal Earnings: RM8.7bTotal Revenue: RM128.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Malaysian Consumer Staples Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 17x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the Malaysian Consumer Staples industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 20.3x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 17.0x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 1.4x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Consumer Staples industry have grown 11% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 12% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Malaysian Consumer Staples sector?

MY Market0.87%
Consumer Staples0.10%
Food0.41%
Food and Staples Retail-0.026%
Beverage-1.59%
Tobacco-2.33%
Personal Products-2.41%
Household Products-2.62%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Food and Staples Retail industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 32.4x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 15.4%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 31.9% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Household Products industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 107% over the next 5 years.
  • In contrast, the Tobacco industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 4.1% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
LHI Leong Hup International BerhadRM0.7015.6%
+RM346.8m
45.4%PE8.3x
UTDPLT United Plantations BerhadRM20.804.0%
+RM331.8m
32.0%PE12.9x
PPB PPB Group BerhadRM15.201.2%
+RM256.1m
-13.2%PE15.8x
QL QL Resources BerhadRM5.871.2%
+RM170.4m
3.5%PE37x
F&N Fraser & Neave Holdings BhdRM29.441.0%
+RM110.0m
8.2%PE21.2x
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