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Malaysian (KLSE) Banks Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-1.4%
  • 3M-3.2%
  • 1Y10.0%
  • YTD-0.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Banks industry has dropped 1.4%, driven by a decline by Public Bank Berhad of 2.7%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 10.0%.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Malaysian Banks Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Tue, 30 Nov 2021RM334.4bRM74.7bRM22.8b11.1x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021RM345.4bRM75.0bRM23.0b11.5x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021RM333.4bRM75.9bRM23.1b11.8x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021RM327.1bRM75.9bRM23.1b11.4x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021RM330.4bRM75.9bRM23.1b11.4x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021RM327.2bRM70.5bRM19.7b13.7x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021RM328.8bRM67.9bRM21.8b14.7x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020RM263.0bRM69.8bRM23.9b8.5x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020RM272.8bRM71.4bRM24.8b9.4x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020RM267.4bRM76.9bRM28.2b7.6x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020RM334.4bRM77.9bRM29.4b9.9x
Mon, 30 Sep 2019RM330.5bRM77.1bRM29.2b9.7x
Thu, 04 Jul 2019RM360.5bRM76.2bRM29.4b11.1x
Sun, 07 Apr 2019RM366.1bRM76.1bRM29.7b11.5x
Wed, 09 Jan 2019RM374.4bRM76.6bRM29.9b10x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: RM375.8bTotal Earnings: RM29.5bTotal Revenue: RM76.2b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 10.7x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Banks industry have declined 8.2% per year over the last three years, while revenues have remained mostly flat. This means that although sales have remained flat, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Malaysian Banks industry?

Diversified Banks-1.36%
Regional Banks-3.20%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Diversified Banks industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 10.8x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 11%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 7.0% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Regional Banks industry, which is trading below its 3-year average of 10.1x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Diversified Banks industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 11% over the next 5 years. This is better than it's past earnings growth rate of 7.0% per year. Meanwhile, the Regional Banks industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 6.6% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

ABMB Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad5.1%+RM216.7m9.5%PB0.7x
HLFG Hong Leong Financial Group Berhad0.6%+RM113.4m3.6%PB0.8x
AMBANK AMMB Holdings Berhad0.3%+RM33.1m-3.1%PB0.6x
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