Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad, an investment holding company, provides building construction, project management, interior fit-out, and miscellaneous construction related services for the residential and commercial buildings in Malaysia. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KERJAYA is less volatile than 75% of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KERJAYA's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: KERJAYA exceeded the MY Construction industry which returned -4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KERJAYA exceeded the MY Market which returned -0.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StKerjaya Prospek Group Berhad (KLSE:KERJAYA) Shareholders Booked A 29% Gain In The Last Five Years
2 months ago | Simply Wall StWill Weakness in Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad's (KLSE:KERJAYA) Stock Prove Temporary Given Strong Fundamentals?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StWeak Statutory Earnings May Not Tell The Whole Story For Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad (KLSE:KERJAYA)
Is Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: KERJAYA (MYR1.16) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR0.46)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KERJAYA is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KERJAYA is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.1x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (17x).
PE vs Market: KERJAYA is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.1x) compared to the MY market (17x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: KERJAYA is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KERJAYA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (0.8x).
How is Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: KERJAYA's forecast earnings growth (23.4% per year) is above the savings rate (3.6%).
Earnings vs Market: KERJAYA's earnings (23.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the MY market (10.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: KERJAYA's revenue (14.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the MY market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KERJAYA's revenue (14.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: KERJAYA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.7%).
How has Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KERJAYA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KERJAYA's current net profit margins (10.9%) are lower than last year (12.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KERJAYA's earnings have grown by 6.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KERJAYA's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: KERJAYA had negative earnings growth (-25.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (-24.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KERJAYA's Return on Equity (8.3%) is considered low.
How is Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KERJAYA's short term assets (MYR840.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR259.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: KERJAYA's short term assets (MYR840.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR137.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KERJAYA's debt to equity ratio (10.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: KERJAYA's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 14.7% to 10.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KERJAYA's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.9%).
Interest Coverage: KERJAYA earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KERJAYA's dividend (2.59%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (1.52%).
High Dividend: KERJAYA's dividend (2.59%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (4.24%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KERJAYA has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: KERJAYA has only been paying a dividend for 8 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (39%), KERJAYA's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: KERJAYA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (28.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Eng Tee (43 yo)
Mr. Eng Tiong Tee has been Chief Executive Officer at Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad since May 12, 2021. He serves as Project Director at Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad and oversees project development. Mr. Te...
Experienced Management: KERJAYA's management team is seasoned and experienced (10 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: KERJAYA's board of directors are considered experienced (6.5 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad
- Ticker: KERJAYA
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 1984
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: RM1.448b
- Shares outstanding: 1.24b
- Website: https://www.kerjayagroup.com
Number of Employees
- Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad
- No. 1, Jalan Wangsa Permai
- 2nd Floor
- Kuala Lumpur
- Wilayah Persekutuan
Kerjaya Prospek Group Berhad, an investment holding company, provides building construction, project management, interior fit-out, and miscellaneous construction related services for the residential and co...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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