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Singaporean (SGX) Materials Sector Analysis

UpdatedApr 18, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies29
  • 7D-2.0%
  • 3M-6.9%
  • 1Y-21.4%
  • YTD-8.4%

Over the last 7 days, the Materials industry has dropped 2.0%, driven by a pullback from Keppel Infrastructure Trust of 3.0%. In contrast, LHT Holdings has gained 8.6%. However, the industry is down 21% over the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 28% per annum.

Sector Valuation and Performance

Has the Singaporean Materials Sector valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Thu, 18 Apr 2024S$6.1bS$7.7bS$159.8m13.4x38.1x0.8x
Sat, 16 Mar 2024S$6.3bS$7.7bS$139.8m12.8x45.1x0.8x
Mon, 12 Feb 2024S$6.3bS$7.9bS$164.5m10.5x38.5x0.8x
Wed, 10 Jan 2024S$4.6bS$9.6bS$37.6m10.3x122.8x0.5x
Fri, 08 Dec 2023S$4.6bS$9.6bS$37.8m10x122.4x0.5x
Sun, 05 Nov 2023S$4.7bS$9.7bS$67.9m8.8x69.2x0.5x
Tue, 03 Oct 2023S$4.8bS$9.7bS$67.7m10.3x71.4x0.5x
Thu, 31 Aug 2023S$5.0bS$9.7bS$92.9m10.9x54.3x0.5x
Sat, 29 Jul 2023S$5.1bS$11.2bS$862.8m9.5x5.9x0.5x
Mon, 26 Jun 2023S$5.3bS$11.3bS$861.6m9.4x6.2x0.5x
Wed, 24 May 2023S$5.4bS$11.3bS$874.4m8.6x6.2x0.5x
Fri, 21 Apr 2023S$5.7bS$11.3bS$937.2m8.8x6.1x0.5x
Sun, 19 Mar 2023S$5.7bS$11.4bS$940.8m9.4x6x0.5x
Tue, 14 Feb 2023S$5.6bS$11.0bS$1.3b11.1x4.2x0.5x
Thu, 12 Jan 2023S$5.7bS$11.0bS$1.3b10.2x4.3x0.5x
Sat, 10 Dec 2022S$5.7bS$11.1bS$1.3b10.4x4.3x0.5x
Mon, 07 Nov 2022S$5.3bS$11.2bS$1.3b9.1x4.1x0.5x
Wed, 05 Oct 2022S$5.9bS$11.3bS$1.3b10.9x4.4x0.5x
Fri, 02 Sep 2022S$6.6bS$11.3bS$1.3b9x4.9x0.6x
Sun, 31 Jul 2022S$6.2bS$10.8bS$769.7m10.3x8x0.6x
Tue, 28 Jun 2022S$6.5bS$10.9bS$776.7m10.3x8.4x0.6x
Thu, 26 May 2022S$6.7bS$10.8bS$766.4m10.8x8.8x0.6x
Sat, 23 Apr 2022S$6.8bS$7.4bS$746.6m10.9x9.1x0.9x
Mon, 21 Mar 2022S$6.7bS$7.5bS$752.6m10.3x8.9x0.9x
Wed, 16 Feb 2022S$7.0bS$6.9bS$641.1m10.5x11x1x
Fri, 14 Jan 2022S$7.3bS$6.9bS$638.6m9.8x11.4x1.1x
Sun, 12 Dec 2021S$7.7bS$6.9bS$642.7m10.7x12x1.1x
Tue, 09 Nov 2021S$7.7bS$6.8bS$662.4m10.7x11.7x1.1x
Thu, 07 Oct 2021S$7.6bS$6.9bS$665.3m10.9x11.5x1.1x
Sat, 04 Sep 2021S$8.4bS$6.8bS$597.7m11.5x14.1x1.2x
Mon, 02 Aug 2021S$9.7bS$6.8bS$597.7m11.8x16.2x1.4x
Thu, 06 May 2021S$9.1bS$6.2bS$434.0m14x21x1.5x
Price to Earnings Ratio

21x


Total Market Cap: S$9.1bTotal Earnings: S$434.0mTotal Revenue: S$6.2bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Singaporean Materials Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 25.3x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are optimistic on the Singaporean Materials industry, and appear confident in long term growth rates.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 38.1x which is higher than its 3-year average PE of 25.3x.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PS ratio of 0.76x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Materials industry have declined 28% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have grown 7.6% 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, which has decreased profits.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Singaporean Materials sector?

SG Market-2.72%
Materials-2.03%
Packaging0.79%
Paper and Forestry Products0.33%
Chemicals-1.97%
Basic Materials-2.43%
Metals and Mining-3.43%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Chemicals industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio of 20.5x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 27.7%, which is higher than its past year's earnings decline of 52.4% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Metals and Mining industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 32% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 33% per year.
  • In contrast, the Chemicals industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 28% 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
BEI LHT HoldingsS$1.148.6%
+S$4.8m
47.1%PE14x
Y8E Samurai 2K AerosolS$0.119.0%
+S$3.0m
-31.9%PS1.9x
N08 New Toyo International HoldingsS$0.232.2%
+S$2.2m
4.5%PE7.9x
5TP CNMC Goldmine HoldingsS$0.212.4%
+S$2.0m
2.4%PE15.2x
BFT Fabchem ChinaS$0.2015.3%
+S$1.2m
-24.6%PB17.5x
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5TP

S$0.21

CNMC Goldmine Holdings

7D

2.4%

1Y

2.4%

MZH

S$0.61

Nanofilm Technologies International

7D

-10.2%

1Y

-59.0%

KUO

S$0.016

International Cement Group

7D

-11.1%

1Y

-23.8%

C8R

S$0.02

Jiutian Chemical Group

7D

-9.1%

1Y

-71.4%

S20

S$1.44

Straits Trading

7D

-0.7%

1Y

-33.3%

5AU

S$0.12

AP Oil International

7D

2.5%

1Y

-18.5%

N02

S$0.69

NSL

7D

-3.5%

1Y

-20.2%

A7RU

S$0.48

Keppel Infrastructure Trust

7D

-3.0%

1Y

-7.7%

Y8E

S$0.11

Samurai 2K Aerosol

7D

9.0%

1Y

-31.9%

QNS

S$0.45

Southern Alliance Mining

7D

-8.2%

1Y

-40.7%

5F7

S$0.015

Wilton Resources

7D

-11.8%

1Y

-42.3%

BFT

S$0.20

Fabchem China

7D

15.3%

1Y

-24.6%