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Crest Builder Holdings BerhadKLSE:CRESBLD Stock Report

Market Cap

RM90.8m

7D

0%

1Y

-23.8%

Updated

24 Sep, 2021

Data

Company Financials +
CRESBLD fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends0/6

CRESBLD Overview

Crest Builder Holdings Berhad, an investment holding company, operates as a construction and engineering contractor in Malaysia.

Crest Builder Holdings Berhad Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Crest Builder Holdings Berhad
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceRM0.56
52 Week HighRM0.54
52 Week LowRM0.79
Beta0.71
1 Month Change-9.68%
3 Month Change-5.88%
1 Year Change-23.81%
3 Year Change-36.72%
5 Year Change-36.36%
Change since IPO-52.14%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

CRESBLDMY ConstructionMY Market
7D0%-0.9%-0.7%
1Y-23.8%0.3%5.8%

Return vs Industry: CRESBLD underperformed the MY Construction industry which returned 1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CRESBLD underperformed the MY Market which returned 6.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CRESBLD's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CRESBLD volatility
CRESBLD Beta0.71
Industry Beta1.03
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: CRESBLD is not significantly more volatile than the rest of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CRESBLD's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1983214Eric Yonghttps://www.crestbuilder.com.my

Crest Builder Holdings Berhad, an investment holding company, operates as a construction and engineering contractor in Malaysia. It operates through four segments: Construction, Concession Arrangement, Investment Holding, and Property Development. The company constructs schools and institutions of higher learning, such as universities and colleges; housing units, including staff quarters, hostels, and residential colleges; and hospitals.

Crest Builder Holdings Berhad Fundamentals Summary

How do Crest Builder Holdings Berhad's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CRESBLD fundamental statistics
Market CapRM90.78m
Earnings (TTM)-RM70.41m
Revenue (TTM)RM344.76m

0.3x

P/S Ratio

-1.3x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CRESBLD income statement (TTM)
RevenueRM344.76m
Cost of RevenueRM331.82m
Gross ProfitRM12.93m
ExpensesRM83.34m
Earnings-RM70.41m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.43
Gross Margin3.75%
Net Profit Margin-20.42%
Debt/Equity Ratio121.8%

How did CRESBLD perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Crest Builder Holdings Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.23x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CRESBLD (MYR0.56) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR0.44)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CRESBLD is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CRESBLD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the MY Construction industry average.

PE vs Market: CRESBLD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the MY market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CRESBLD's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CRESBLD is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (0.9x).


Future Growth

How is Crest Builder Holdings Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

88.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CRESBLD is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (3.6%).

Earnings vs Market: CRESBLD is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: CRESBLD's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: CRESBLD's revenue (18.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the MY market (6.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CRESBLD's revenue (18.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: CRESBLD's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.9%).


Past Performance

How has Crest Builder Holdings Berhad performed over the past 5 years?

-37.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CRESBLD is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: CRESBLD is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CRESBLD is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 37.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CRESBLD's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: CRESBLD is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (-1.8%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: CRESBLD has a negative Return on Equity (-16.08%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Crest Builder Holdings Berhad's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CRESBLD's short term assets (MYR656.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR544.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: CRESBLD's short term assets (MYR656.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR400.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CRESBLD's debt to equity ratio (121.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: CRESBLD's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 162.5% to 121.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CRESBLD's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (4.5%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if CRESBLD's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Crest Builder Holdings Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

6.43%

Forecast Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CRESBLD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CRESBLD's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CRESBLD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CRESBLD's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: CRESBLD is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CRESBLD's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the MY market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

6.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Eric Yong (38 yo)

6yrs

Tenure

RM557,284

Compensation

Mr. Shang Ming Yong, also known as Eric, has been Managing Director of Crest Builder Holdings Bhd since September 3, 2015. Mr. Yong joined the Group in June 2003 and served as Special Assistant to the Grou...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Eric's total compensation ($USD133.15K) is about average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD124.66K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Eric's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: CRESBLD's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: CRESBLD's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 18.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Crest Builder Holdings Berhad's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Crest Builder Holdings Berhad
  • Ticker: CRESBLD
  • Exchange: KLSE
  • Founded: 1983
  • Industry: Construction and Engineering
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: RM90.780m
  • Shares outstanding: 162.11m
  • Website: https://www.crestbuilder.com.my

Number of Employees


Location

  • Crest Builder Holdings Berhad
  • Penthouse
  • The Crest
  • Petaling Jaya
  • Selangor
  • 46300
  • Malaysia

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/24 15:34
End of Day Share Price2021/09/24 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.