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Malaysian (KLSE) Healthcare Sector Analysis

UpdatedFeb 03, 2023
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies28
  • 7D-0.5%
  • 3M-0.5%
  • 1Y-31.1%
  • YTD-1.3%

The Healthcare industry has been flat over the last week, but Top Glove Corporation Bhd has lost 7.1%. Unfortunately though, the industry is down 31% over the past 12 months. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 21% annually.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Malaysian Healthcare Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Fri, 03 Feb 2023RM84.3bRM41.6bRM3.2b18.4x26x2x
Sun, 01 Jan 2023RM87.8bRM41.6bRM3.3b19.4x26.8x2.1x
Tue, 29 Nov 2022RM85.5bRM42.4bRM3.9b19.7x21.8x2x
Thu, 27 Oct 2022RM84.0bRM46.9bRM6.0b11.7x13.9x1.8x
Sat, 24 Sep 2022RM79.5bRM46.9bRM6.0b14x13.2x1.7x
Mon, 22 Aug 2022RM88.9bRM49.3bRM7.4b15.7x12x1.8x
Wed, 20 Jul 2022RM93.2bRM54.3bRM10.6b13.6x8.8x1.7x
Fri, 17 Jun 2022RM90.4bRM54.1bRM10.4b13.4x8.7x1.7x
Sun, 15 May 2022RM103.7bRM57.9bRM13.5b13.4x7.7x1.8x
Tue, 12 Apr 2022RM108.3bRM60.8bRM15.7b14.4x6.9x1.8x
Thu, 10 Mar 2022RM103.5bRM64.6bRM18.5b12.8x5.6x1.6x
Sat, 05 Feb 2022RM113.8bRM66.7bRM20.6b15.8x5.5x1.7x
Mon, 03 Jan 2022RM126.6bRM66.7bRM20.6b15.5x6.2x1.9x
Wed, 01 Dec 2021RM127.3bRM68.9bRM22.6b17.8x5.6x1.8x
Fri, 29 Oct 2021RM121.8bRM66.5bRM22.5b20.8x5.4x1.8x
Sun, 26 Sep 2021RM124.2bRM64.6bRM21.7b24.3x5.7x1.9x
Tue, 24 Aug 2021RM135.5bRM65.6bRM22.3b24.8x6.1x2.1x
Wed, 30 Jun 2021RM137.0bRM65.6bRM22.3b26.9x6.1x2.1x
Sat, 03 Apr 2021RM144.8bRM55.1bRM16.4b26x8.8x2.6x
Tue, 05 Jan 2021RM180.5bRM45.9bRM9.9b30x18.2x3.9x
Fri, 09 Oct 2020RM221.4bRM38.5bRM4.7b28.9x46.7x5.7x
Thu, 02 Jul 2020RM167.2bRM34.8bRM2.1b23.5x80.7x4.8x
Sun, 05 Apr 2020RM102.4bRM34.8bRM1.5b18.4x66.9x2.9x
Price to Earnings Ratio

56.1x


Total Market Cap: RM103.2bTotal Earnings: RM1.8bTotal Revenue: RM34.7bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Malaysian Healthcare Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 27.2x202120222023
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the Malaysian Healthcare 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 27.2x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 2.9x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 2.0x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Healthcare industry have grown 21% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 6.3% 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 Healthcare sector?

MY Market0.20%
Healthcare-0.46%
Healthtech8.70%
Healthcare Services1.13%
Pharma0.47%
Biotech0%
Life Sciences-2.61%
Medical Equipment-5.89%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Healthcare Services industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 2.4x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 10.6%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 43.8% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Medical Equipment industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 63% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 92% per year.
  • In contrast, the Pharma industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 2.9% 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
IHH IHH Healthcare BerhadRM6.031.3%
+RM704.5m
-6.7%PE30.6x
KOSSAN Kossan Rubber Industries BhdRM1.123.7%
+RM102.1m
-38.8%PE7.6x
KPJ KPJ Healthcare BerhadRM1.022.0%
+RM86.9m
-1.0%PE36.3x
FOCUSP Focus Point Holdings BerhadRM1.2921.7%
+RM75.9m
84.3%PE12.3x
HONGSENG Hong Seng Consolidated BerhadRM0.195.6%
+RM51.1m
-86.3%PE10x
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IHH

RM6.03

IHH Healthcare Berhad

7D

1.3%

1Y

-6.7%

HONGSENG

RM0.19

Hong Seng Consolidated Berhad

7D

5.6%

1Y

-86.3%

PHARMA

RM0.53

Pharmaniaga Berhad

7D

-1.9%

1Y

-27.6%

TMCLIFE

RM0.65

TMC Life Sciences Berhad

7D

3.2%

1Y

19.3%

OPTIMAX

RM0.77

Optimax Holdings Berhad

7D

-3.2%

1Y

30.8%

CAREPLS

RM0.40

Careplus Group Berhad

7D

-3.7%

1Y

-58.2%

SUPERMX

RM0.83

Supermax Corporation Berhad

7D

-1.8%

1Y

-34.1%

KOSSAN

RM1.12

Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd

7D

3.7%

1Y

-38.8%

KOTRA

RM6.20

Kotra Industries Berhad

7D

1.1%

1Y

73.2%

CENGILD

RM0.48

Cengild Medical Berhad

7D

-3.0%

1Y

n/a

AHEALTH

RM3.40

Apex Healthcare Berhad

7D

0.9%

1Y

34.4%

DPHARMA

RM1.56

Duopharma Biotech Berhad

7D

-4.3%

1Y

4.0%