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Malaysian (KLSE) Banks Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 01, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies11
  • 7D-1.0%
  • 3M-1.0%
  • 1Y12.1%
  • YTD7.2%

In the last week, the Banks industry is up 3.0%, with Hong Leong Bank Berhad up 0.8%. This takes the industry's 12 month performance to a gain of 13%. Earnings are forecast to grow by 11% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Thu, 01 Dec 2022RM375.2bRM82.3bRM28.6b12.8x13.1x4.6x
Sat, 29 Oct 2022RM369.2bRM80.7bRM28.3b13.2x13x4.6x
Mon, 26 Sep 2022RM365.3bRM80.7bRM28.3b12.9x12.9x4.5x
Wed, 24 Aug 2022RM371.4bRM79.2bRM28.2b9.8x13.2x4.7x
Fri, 22 Jul 2022RM363.5bRM79.1bRM28.1b9.5x12.9x4.6x
Sun, 19 Jun 2022RM365.7bRM79.1bRM28.1b9.8x13x4.6x
Tue, 17 May 2022RM369.4bRM79.1bRM24.5b11.4x15.1x4.7x
Thu, 14 Apr 2022RM371.4bRM79.1bRM24.5b11.4x15.1x4.7x
Sat, 12 Mar 2022RM361.2bRM79.0bRM24.5b10.7x14.7x4.6x
Mon, 07 Feb 2022RM348.7bRM76.2bRM22.5b11.7x15.5x4.6x
Wed, 05 Jan 2022RM345.4bRM76.2bRM22.5b11x15.3x4.5x
Fri, 03 Dec 2021RM330.0bRM76.2bRM22.5b10.4x14.6x4.3x
Sun, 31 Oct 2021RM342.9bRM75.0bRM23.0b11.4x14.9x4.6x
Tue, 28 Sep 2021RM334.2bRM75.9bRM23.1b11.8x14.5x4.4x
Thu, 26 Aug 2021RM341.2bRM75.9bRM23.1b12x14.8x4.5x
Fri, 02 Jul 2021RM330.4bRM75.9bRM23.1b11.4x14.3x4.4x
Mon, 05 Apr 2021RM327.2bRM70.5bRM19.7b13.7x16.6x4.6x
Thu, 07 Jan 2021RM328.8bRM67.9bRM21.8b14.7x15.1x4.8x
Wed, 30 Sep 2020RM263.0bRM69.8bRM23.9b8.5x11x3.8x
Sat, 04 Jul 2020RM272.8bRM71.4bRM24.8b9.4x11x3.8x
Tue, 07 Apr 2020RM267.4bRM76.9bRM28.2b7.6x9.5x3.5x
Fri, 10 Jan 2020RM334.4bRM77.9bRM29.4b9.9x11.4x4.3x
Price to Earnings Ratio

11.4x


Total Market Cap: RM332.3bTotal Earnings: RM29.2bTotal Revenue: RM77.1bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Malaysian Banks Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 13.3x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the Malaysian Banks industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 13.3x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 4.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Banks industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 2.2% per year.
  • This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased and as a result, profits have held steady.

Industry Trends

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

MY Market-0.31%
Financials-0.84%
Banks-0.97%
Regional Banks-0.83%
Diversified Banks-0.97%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Diversified Banks industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 13.4x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 11.3%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 7.2% per year.
  • Investors are most pessimistic about the Regional Banks industry, although it looks like investor sentiment has improved given that it's trading above its 3-year average of 10.3x.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Regional Banks industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 26% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 27% per year.
  • In contrast, the Diversified Banks industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 11% 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
HLBANK Hong Leong Bank BerhadRM20.860.8%
+RM327.7m
14.6%PB1.4x
AMBANK AMMB Holdings BerhadRM4.171.2%
+RM165.6m
32.4%PB0.8x
BIMB Bank Islam Malaysia BerhadRM2.560.4%
+RM21.6m
-12.0%PB0.8x
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ABMB

RM3.87

Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad

7D

-0.3%

1Y

36.3%

PBBANK

RM4.50

Public Bank Berhad

7D

-0.4%

1Y

15.1%

AFFIN

RM2.15

AFFIN Bank Berhad

7D

-9.7%

1Y

31.9%

MBSB

RM0.59

Malaysia Building Society Berhad

7D

-0.8%

1Y

7.2%

MAYBANK

RM8.63

Malayan Banking Berhad

7D

-1.5%

1Y

8.6%

CIMB

RM5.80

CIMB Group Holdings Berhad

7D

-1.2%

1Y

12.4%

RHBBANK

RM5.62

RHB Bank Berhad

7D

-0.9%

1Y

7.3%

BIMB

RM2.56

Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad

7D

0.4%

1Y

-12.0%

HLBANK

RM20.86

Hong Leong Bank Berhad

7D

0.8%

1Y

14.6%

AMBANK

RM4.17

AMMB Holdings Berhad

7D

1.2%

1Y

32.4%