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Malaysian (KLSE) Commodity Chemicals Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-0.4%
  • 3M4.4%
  • 1Y15.9%
  • YTD8.6%

In the last week, Commodity Chemicals has been flat. The past year has been better, since the industry has gained 17% in that time. In the next few years, earnings are forecast to decline by 4.8% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Malaysian Commodity Chemicals Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022RM102.9bRM64.6bRM10.0b10.2x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022RM106.9bRM62.1bRM10.3b11x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022RM100.5bRM62.1bRM10.3b10.2x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022RM100.0bRM58.8bRM8.7b12.9x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022RM96.7bRM55.4bRM8.5b12.6x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021RM91.9bRM55.4bRM8.5b12.6x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021RM91.1bRM50.9bRM6.8b12.2x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021RM93.5bRM50.6bRM6.9b12.6x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021RM90.1bRM51.9bRM7.3b12.8x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021RM87.6bRM51.9bRM7.3b14.1x
Sat, 08 May 2021RM91.3bRM46.9bRM5.2b14.2x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021RM76.8bRM43.7bRM3.1b14.9x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020RM68.5bRM43.7bRM2.8b20.1x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020RM70.1bRM43.9bRM2.8b16.3x
Sun, 10 May 2020RM60.2bRM45.5bRM3.5b13.5x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020RM67.2bRM46.6bRM4.1b15.8x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019RM78.1bRM47.6bRM4.6b14x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019RM79.0bRM49.2bRM5.3b14.6x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: RM86.2bTotal Earnings: RM5.8bTotal Revenue: RM50.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Malaysian Commodity Chemicals Industry Median PE3Y Average 14.6x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are more pessimistic on the industry, indicating that they anticipate long-term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 10.0x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 14.6x.
  • Given that earnings are expected to decline by 4.8%, the lower than average PE seems justified.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Commodity Chemicals industry have grown 20% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 8.8% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does Malaysian Commodity Chemicals compare with similar industries?

MY Market-0.82%
Commodity Chemicals-0.39%
Industrial Gases0%
Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals-1.99%
Diversified Chemicals-2.93%
Specialty Chemicals-4.07%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
SCIENTX Scientex BerhadRM3.520.6%
LUSTER Luster Industries BhdRM0.100%
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