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Singaporean (SGX) Telecom Sector Analysis

UpdatedDec 08, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies16
  • 7D-2.7%
  • 3M-3.6%
  • 1Y2.7%
  • YTD7.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Telecom industry has dropped 2.7%, driven by Singapore Telecommunications declining 2.9%. Meanwhile, Place Holdings actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 100% in the last week. As for the longer term, the industry's performance has been flat for the past year. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 9.0% per annum.

Sector Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Thu, 08 Dec 2022S$49.9bS$18.3bS$2.4b12.6x20.9x2.7x
Sat, 05 Nov 2022S$48.2bS$18.4bS$2.3b11.6x20.6x2.6x
Mon, 03 Oct 2022S$50.7bS$18.4bS$2.3b10x21.7x2.7x
Wed, 31 Aug 2022S$51.3bS$18.4bS$2.3b10x22x2.8x
Fri, 29 Jul 2022S$51.3bS$18.6bS$2.2b12.9x23.8x2.8x
Sun, 26 Jun 2022S$50.2bS$18.6bS$2.2b12.5x23.3x2.7x
Tue, 24 May 2022S$55.7bS$19.2bS$1.5b15.2x36.3x2.9x
Thu, 21 Apr 2022S$54.8bS$19.2bS$1.5b15.8x35.8x2.8x
Sat, 19 Mar 2022S$53.7bS$19.2bS$1.5b15.5x35x2.8x
Mon, 14 Feb 2022S$53.7bS$19.6bS$1.4b18x38.8x2.7x
Wed, 12 Jan 2022S$51.7bS$19.6bS$1.4b19.5x37.2x2.6x
Fri, 10 Dec 2021S$52.4bS$19.6bS$1.4b19.5x37.7x2.7x
Sun, 07 Nov 2021S$53.5bS$19.6bS$1.4b17.6x39.3x2.7x
Tue, 05 Oct 2021S$51.7bS$20.0bS$1.1b18.7x47.9x2.6x
Thu, 02 Sep 2021S$50.3bS$20.0bS$1.1b23x47.8x2.5x
Sat, 31 Jul 2021S$48.6bS$20.0bS$1.1b24.1x46.2x2.4x
Tue, 04 May 2021S$75.3bS$19.7bS$590.4m23.1x127.5x3.8x
Fri, 05 Feb 2021S$74.0bS$19.5bS$1.2b19.2x64.2x3.8x
Mon, 09 Nov 2020S$71.2bS$19.8bS$1.7b14.4x40.9x3.6x
Sun, 02 Aug 2020S$71.5bS$20.3bS$855.5m20.4x83.5x3.5x
Wed, 06 May 2020S$72.8bS$21.1bS$1.6b19.5x46.7x3.5x
Sat, 08 Feb 2020S$73.8bS$21.7bS$1.8b16x41.2x3.4x
Price to Earnings Ratio

41.3x


Total Market Cap: S$74.0bTotal Earnings: S$1.8bTotal Revenue: S$21.7bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Singaporean Telecom Sector Price to Earnings3Y Average 51.5x20212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Singaporean Communication Services 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 20.9x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 51.5x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 3.2x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 2.7x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Communication Services industry have grown 10% per year over the last three years.
  • Meanwhile revenues for these companies have declined 5.5% per year.
  • This means that less sales are being generated overall, but since cost of doing business is lower, profits have been increasing.

Industry Trends

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

SG Market-1.03%
Telecom-2.70%
Media29.07%
Entertainment1.70%
Interactive Media and Services0%
Wireless Telecom-0.058%
Telecom Services and Carriers-3.10%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Telecom Services and Carriers industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 51.9x.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 7.6%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 62.6% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Entertainment industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 99% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings decline of 88% per year.
  • In contrast, the Media industry is expected to see its earnings growth to stay flat over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
E27 Place HoldingsS$0.03100.0%
+S$88.2m
-64.7%PS150x
1D1 UnUsUaLS$0.147.0%
+S$9.3m
4.6%PS14.9x
S7OU Asian Pay Television TrustS$0.114.6%
+S$9.0m
-17.5%PE5.4x
XJB G.H.Y Culture & Media HoldingS$0.431.2%
+S$5.3m
-21.1%PS7.6x
1AZ Audience AnalyticsS$0.276.0%
+S$2.5m
20.5%PE9.4x
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7D

-5.2%

1Y

-18.1%

1AZ

S$0.27

Audience Analytics

7D

6.0%

1Y

20.5%

40E

S$0.003

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7D

-25.0%

1Y

-25.0%

S7OU

S$0.11

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7D

4.6%

1Y

-17.5%

XJB

S$0.43

G.H.Y Culture & Media Holding

7D

1.2%

1Y

-21.1%

OMK

S$0.035

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7D

2.9%

1Y

-56.8%

E27

S$0.03

Place Holdings

7D

100.0%

1Y

-64.7%

42F

S$0.10

TOTM Technologies

7D

-2.9%

1Y

-47.4%

1D1

S$0.14

UnUsUaL

7D

7.0%

1Y

4.6%

Z74

S$2.64

Singapore Telecommunications

7D

-2.9%

1Y

7.8%

1F0

S$0.12

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7D

1.7%

1Y

2.5%

BAI

S$1.21

Digilife Technologies

7D

-6.2%

1Y

0%