Protasco Berhad, an investment holding company, provides integrated engineering and infrastructure services in Malaysia.
Protasco Berhad Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||RM0.24|
|52 Week High||RM0.20|
|52 Week Low||RM0.34|
|1 Month Change||2.13%|
|3 Month Change||-2.04%|
|1 Year Change||11.63%|
|3 Year Change||-34.25%|
|5 Year Change||-77.56%|
|Change since IPO||-80.98%|
Recent News & Updates
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|PRTASCO||MY Construction||MY Market|
Return vs Industry: PRTASCO exceeded the MY Construction industry which returned 1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PRTASCO exceeded the MY Market which returned 6.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: PRTASCO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PRTASCO's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Protasco Berhad, an investment holding company, provides integrated engineering and infrastructure services in Malaysia. It operates through Maintenance, Construction, Property Development, Engineering Services, Trading and Manufacturing, Education, and Clean Energy segments. The company offers routine maintenance, periodic maintenance, and emergency work services for federal and state roads; and designs, constructs, upgrades, and rehabilitates roads, bridges, and buildings.
Protasco Berhad Fundamentals Summary
|PRTASCO fundamental statistics|
Is PRTASCO overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|PRTASCO income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||RM926.24m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.046|
|Net Profit Margin||-2.06%|
How did PRTASCO perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Protasco Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: PRTASCO (MYR0.24) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MYR38.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PRTASCO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PRTASCO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the MY Construction industry average.
PE vs Market: PRTASCO 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 PRTASCO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PRTASCO is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (0.9x).
How is Protasco Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 Protasco 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.
How has Protasco Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PRTASCO is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: PRTASCO is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PRTASCO is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 61% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare PRTASCO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: PRTASCO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (-1.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PRTASCO has a negative Return on Equity (-1.42%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Protasco Berhad's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PRTASCO's short term assets (MYR480.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR407.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: PRTASCO's short term assets (MYR480.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR121.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PRTASCO's debt to equity ratio (62.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: PRTASCO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 96.9% to 62.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PRTASCO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (118.6%).
Interest Coverage: PRTASCO's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.3x coverage).
What is Protasco Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PRTASCO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PRTASCO'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 PRTASCO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PRTASCO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: PRTASCO is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of PRTASCO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the MY market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kenny Chong (37 yo)
Dato' Ir. Ther Nen Chong has been Group Managing Director of Protasco Berhad since January 1, 2020 and served as its Managing Director of Property & Infrastructure Division from January 2010 to January 1,...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Kenny's total compensation ($USD111.39K) is about average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD124.66K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Kenny's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: PRTASCO's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: PRTASCO's board of directors are considered experienced (3.7 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.
Protasco Berhad's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Protasco Berhad
- Ticker: PRTASCO
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: RM115.618m
- Shares outstanding: 481.74m
- Website: https://www.protasco.com.my
Number of Employees
- Protasco Berhad
- Corporate Block
- Unipark Suria
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/09/24 15:34|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/09/24 00:00|
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.