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Malaysian (KLSE) Tech Sector Analysis

UpdatedNov 27, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies116
  • 7D6.0%
  • 3M-1.4%
  • 1Y-33.0%
  • YTD-31.6%

The Tech industry is up 6.0% in the last week, with Greatech Technology Berhad up 21%. During this same period, the Pineapple Resources Berhad underperformed, falling 28%. In contrast, the industry has lost 33% in the last 12 months. Earnings are forecast to grow by 16% annually.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Sun, 27 Nov 2022RM76.8bRM34.8bRM2.6b20.8x30x2.2x
Tue, 25 Oct 2022RM70.6bRM34.6bRM2.8b21.1x25.6x2x
Thu, 22 Sep 2022RM76.2bRM34.5bRM2.8b22x27.3x2.2x
Sat, 20 Aug 2022RM80.9bRM32.1bRM2.2b23.4x36.9x2.5x
Mon, 18 Jul 2022RM70.8bRM32.2bRM2.1b18.5x33x2.2x
Wed, 15 Jun 2022RM76.5bRM32.3bRM2.2b21.4x35.5x2.4x
Fri, 13 May 2022RM77.4bRM32.2bRM2.2b20.9x34.8x2.4x
Sun, 10 Apr 2022RM87.9bRM32.0bRM2.2b22.8x40.6x2.7x
Tue, 08 Mar 2022RM75.1bRM31.7bRM2.2b19.4x34.8x2.4x
Thu, 03 Feb 2022RM92.7bRM30.8bRM2.2b26.3x42.7x3x
Sat, 01 Jan 2022RM107.6bRM30.7bRM2.1b30.7x50.9x3.5x
Mon, 29 Nov 2021RM108.1bRM30.7bRM2.1b28.3x52.4x3.5x
Wed, 27 Oct 2021RM111.7bRM31.1bRM2.1b29.6x53x3.6x
Fri, 24 Sep 2021RM111.3bRM30.9bRM2.0b33.3x55.3x3.6x
Sun, 22 Aug 2021RM105.6bRM30.9bRM2.0b30.9x52.7x3.4x
Fri, 09 Jul 2021RM93.7bRM30.9bRM2.0b27.6x46.8x3x
Thu, 01 Apr 2021RM96.5bRM28.7bRM1.8b33.7x54.9x3.4x
Sun, 03 Jan 2021RM82.1bRM27.1bRM1.3b33.7x64.2x3x
Wed, 07 Oct 2020RM64.7bRM26.4bRM1.1b30x61.5x2.5x
Tue, 30 Jun 2020RM47.7bRM25.4bRM1.0b26.2x46.6x1.9x
Fri, 03 Apr 2020RM33.5bRM26.0bRM1.2b16.6x28.3x1.3x
Mon, 06 Jan 2020RM46.7bRM26.0bRM1.4b24.4x33.9x1.8x
Price to Earnings Ratio

34.6x


Total Market Cap: RM44.3bTotal Earnings: RM1.3bTotal Revenue: RM25.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Malaysian Tech Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 46.9x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Malaysian Information Technology 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 30.0x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 46.9x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 2.6x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 2.2x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Information Technology industry have grown 26% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 11% 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 Tech sector?

MY Market2.46%
Tech5.96%
IT7.27%
Semiconductors6.57%
Electronic Equipment and Components4.05%
Tech Hardware3.47%
Software1.71%
Communications1.61%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Tech Hardware industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio.
    • It looks like they are confident that earnings will grow faster in the future than they have historically.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Semiconductors industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 17% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings growth rate of 13% per year.
  • In contrast, the Software 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
GREATEC Greatech Technology BerhadRM4.5120.9%
+RM977.2m
-34.6%PE46x
INARI Inari Amertron BerhadRM2.715.0%
+RM485.3m
-35.0%PE25.9x
MYEG My E.G. Services BerhadRM0.878.1%
+RM483.5m
-17.9%PE19.5x
VITROX ViTrox Corporation BerhadRM7.294.4%
+RM292.8m
-28.9%PE34.7x
D&O D & O Green Technologies BerhadRM3.954.8%
+RM290.6m
-31.7%PE67.5x
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SOLUTN

RM0.29

Solution Group Berhad

7D

-6.5%

1Y

-47.3%

OPCOM

RM0.79

Opcom Holdings Berhad

7D

-1.9%

1Y

-20.6%

DNEX

RM0.57

Dagang NeXchange Berhad

7D

12.9%

1Y

-30.1%

PINEAPP

RM0.72

Pineapple Resources Berhad

7D

-27.5%

1Y

-34.1%

WAJA

RM0.10

Waja Konsortium Berhad

7D

-4.5%

1Y

-16.0%

GREATEC

RM4.51

Greatech Technology Berhad

7D

20.9%

1Y

-34.6%

INARI

RM2.71

Inari Amertron Berhad

7D

5.0%

1Y

-35.0%

MSNIAGA

RM1.15

Mesiniaga Berhad

7D

-7.3%

1Y

-21.2%

APPASIA

RM0.075

AppAsia Berhad

7D

-11.8%

1Y

-21.1%

K1

RM0.11

K-One Technology Berhad

7D

-4.3%

1Y

-33.3%

JCY

RM0.13

JCY International Berhad

7D

-3.7%

1Y

-58.7%