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Malaysian (KLSE) Construction Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 18, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies79
  • 7D-0.9%
  • 3M3.2%
  • 1Y-9.5%
  • YTD2.2%

The Construction industry has stayed flat over the last week. As for the longer term, the industry has declined 9.5% in the last year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 9.9% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Wed, 18 May 2022RM40.3bRM37.8bRM1.5b17.6x
Fri, 15 Apr 2022RM42.3bRM37.9bRM1.5b17.9x
Sun, 13 Mar 2022RM37.6bRM37.4bRM1.5b16.9x
Tue, 08 Feb 2022RM37.9bRM38.3bRM1.2b18x
Thu, 06 Jan 2022RM39.1bRM38.3bRM1.2b19.3x
Sat, 04 Dec 2021RM38.6bRM38.3bRM1.2b17.9x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021RM42.5bRM39.6bRM1.3b19.8x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021RM40.6bRM39.5bRM1.1b18x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021RM41.4bRM39.1bRM976.6m19.3x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021RM41.6bRM39.1bRM976.6m19.9x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021RM44.8bRM36.5bRM399.1m22.8x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021RM45.4bRM37.2bRM61.4m22.2x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020RM38.7bRM37.5bRM404.7m19.2x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020RM40.3bRM39.2bRM937.7m16.9x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020RM33.2bRM44.7bRM2.0b11.8x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019RM49.3bRM45.3bRM2.4b14.3x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019RM46.4bRM45.0bRM2.2b14.6x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019RM48.9bRM45.3bRM1.8b15.1x
Median PE Ratio

17.1x


Total Market Cap: RM46.2bTotal Earnings: RM1.9bTotal Revenue: RM45.4bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Malaysian Construction Industry Median PE3Y Average 17.7x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the 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 17.7x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Construction industry have declined 6.6% per year over the last three years,
  • Revenues have also declined 5.9% per year.
  • This means overall sales from these companies are declining and profits are subsequently falling as well.

Industry Trends

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

MY Market-0.22%
Industrials-0.93%
Construction-0.88%
Construction and Engineering-0.88%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Construction and Engineering industry, which is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 17.7x.
  • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 9.9%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 11% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Construction and Engineering industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 9.9% over the next 5 years.
  • This is roughly in line with its past earnings growth rate.

    Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

    CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
    KAB Kejuruteraanstera BerhadRM0.413.8%
    +RM27.0m
    -32.5%PS183.6x
    GAMUDA Gamuda BerhadRM3.650.3%
    +RM25.5m
    14.1%PS13.6x
    MRCB Malaysian Resources Corporation BerhadRM0.351.4%
    +RM22.3m
    -14.5%PS100.3x
    EDGENTA UEM Edgenta BerhadRM1.571.3%
    +RM16.6m
    -11.8%PS31.1x
    BPURI Bina Puri Holdings BhdRM0.0716.7%
    +RM16.0m
    -12.5%PS0.4x
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