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Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad

Executive Summary

Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad, an investment holding company, operates as a turnkey contractor specializing in construction management in Malaysia. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and fair value.


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Share Price & News

How has Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: MELATI is more volatile than 75% of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.

Volatility Over Time: MELATI's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of MY stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.6%

MELATI

1.0%

MY Construction

0.7%

MY Market


1 Year Return

27.6%

MELATI

-7.6%

MY Construction

10.2%

MY Market

Return vs Industry: MELATI exceeded the MY Construction industry which returned -7.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MELATI exceeded the MY Market which returned 10.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

MELATIIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.6%1.0%0.7%
30 Day23.3%7.0%2.4%
90 Day15.6%-4.8%-0.9%
1 Year30.5%27.6%-4.0%-7.6%13.7%10.2%
3 Year-13.5%-18.4%-33.5%-39.2%-1.8%-10.7%
5 Year-20.9%-27.0%-29.4%-39.1%11.8%-6.6%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: MELATI (MYR0.56) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MYR80.24)

Significantly Below Fair Value: MELATI is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: MELATI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.2x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (20.9x).

PE vs Market: MELATI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.2x) compared to the MY market (18.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MELATI is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (0.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

33.8%

Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


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Past Performance

How has Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad performed over the past 5 years?

-51.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MELATI has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: MELATI's current net profit margins (0.9%) are lower than last year (1.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MELATI's earnings have declined by 51.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: MELATI's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: MELATI had negative earnings growth (-13.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (-43.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: MELATI's Return on Equity (1%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MELATI's short term assets (MYR293.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR159.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: MELATI's short term assets (MYR293.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR1.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MELATI's debt to equity ratio (0.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: MELATI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 2.2% to 0.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MELATI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (13218.5%).

Interest Coverage: MELATI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (11.1x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.80%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: MELATI's dividend (1.8%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (1.48%).

High Dividend: MELATI's dividend (1.8%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (4.22%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: MELATI's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: MELATI's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (54.4%), MELATI's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


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Management

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

11.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Suan Yap
Executive Chairman7.67yrsRM50.00kno data
Tong Lim
Finance Director & Executive Director14.17yrsRM20.00k0.017%
MYR 10.1k
Chee Leong
Technical Director & Executive Director5.25yrsRM20.00kno data
Jit Cheah
Executive Director1.83yrsRM20.00kno data
Gim Ng
Chief Operating Officer6.5yrsno datano data
Chee Chan
Company Secretary17.17yrsno datano data
Youn Wong
Company Secretary5.42yrsno datano data

11.8yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: MELATI's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Suan Yap
Executive Chairman7.67yrsRM50.00kno data
Tong Lim
Finance Director & Executive Director14.17yrsRM20.00k0.017%
MYR 10.1k
Chee Leong
Technical Director & Executive Director5.25yrsRM20.00kno data
Jit Cheah
Executive Director1.83yrsRM20.00kno data
Mohd bin Yahya
Independent Non-Executive Director14.17yrsRM42.00kno data
Hidzir Bin Yahya
Independent Non Executive Director0.42yrno datano data
Clifford Clement
Independent Non-Executive Director0.25yrno datano data

5.3yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: MELATI's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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

Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad
  • Ticker: MELATI
  • Exchange: KLSE
  • Founded: NaN
  • Industry: Construction and Engineering
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: RM58.836m
  • Shares outstanding: 116.51m
  • Website: https://melatiehsan.com.my

Location

  • Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad
  • No 5, Jalan Titiwangsa
  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Wilayah Persekutuan
  • 53200
  • Malaysia

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
MELATIKLSE (Bursa Malaysia)YesOrdinary SharesMYMYRMar 2007

Biography

Melati Ehsan Holdings Berhad, an investment holding company, operates as a turnkey contractor specializing in construction management in Malaysia. It operates through three segments: Construction, Trading,...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/03/04 11:10
End of Day Share Price2021/03/04 00:00
Earnings2020/11/30
Annual Earnings2020/08/31


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.