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Executive Summary

SCH Group Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in the manufacturing, merchandising, trading, distribution, and wholesale of fertilizers. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.


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Share Price & News

How has SCH Group Berhad's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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

Volatility Over Time: SCH'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

10.5%

SCH

4.6%

MY Trade Distributors

0.8%

MY Market


1 Year Return

5.0%

SCH

31.4%

MY Trade Distributors

2.4%

MY Market

Return vs Industry: SCH underperformed the MY Trade Distributors industry which returned 31.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SCH exceeded the MY Market which returned 2.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SCHIndustryMarket
7 Day10.5%4.6%0.8%
30 Day5.0%-0.2%-1.8%
90 Day-8.7%5.9%6.7%
1 Year5.0%5.0%33.8%31.4%5.7%2.4%
3 Year-50.0%-50.0%-4.2%-12.2%-4.0%-12.7%
5 Year-46.7%-48.8%6.0%-7.7%15.0%-4.1%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is SCH Group Berhad's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is SCH Group Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.75x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SCH (MYR0.11) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR0.04)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

PE vs Market: SCH 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 SCH's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SCH's PB Ratio (0.7x) is in line with the MY Trade Distributors industry average.


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Future Growth

How is SCH Group Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

30.8%

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 SCH Group 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 SCH Group Berhad performed over the past 5 years?

-35.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SCH is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: SCH is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SCH is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 35.2% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: SCH is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Trade Distributors industry (-2.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: SCH has a negative Return on Equity (-9.66%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is SCH Group Berhad's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SCH's short term assets (MYR98.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR72.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: SCH's short term assets (MYR98.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR24.5M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SCH's debt to equity ratio (69%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SCH's debt to equity ratio has increased from 12.6% to 69% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SCH's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (12.3%).

Interest Coverage: SCH is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is SCH Group Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SCH'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 SCH's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

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


Future Payout to Shareholders

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


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Management

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

0.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Benny Ang (61 yo)

no data

Tenure

Mr. Sui Aik Ang, also known as Benny, serves as Group Managing Director & Executive Director at SCH Group Berhad since January 1, 2021. He has been in the agriculture industry since his graduation in 1982....


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kin Wong
Executive Director3.67yrsRM511.94k3.68%
MYR 2.0m
Sui Ang
Group MD & Executive Directorno datano datano data
Kok Lee
Financial Controller & Company Secretary0.75yrno datano data
Poh Tong
Group Finance & Administrative Managerno datano datano data
Lee Lim
Chief Marketing Officer8yrsno datano data
Tong Tan
Company Secretaryno datano datano data
- Vimalraj
Company Secretary0.083yrno datano data

0.8yrs

Average Tenure

49yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: SCH's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Kin Wong
Executive Director3.67yrsRM511.94k3.68%
MYR 2.0m
Sui Ang
Group MD & Executive Directorno datano datano data
Yee Fuan Sim
Independent Non-Executive Director8.83yrsRM33.00k0.0090%
MYR 5.0k
Choo Meng Ong
Non-Independent & Non-Executive Director2.42yrsRM32.50kno data
Khong Gan
Independent Non-Executive Director8.83yrsRM32.50k0.076%
MYR 42.0k
Choun Chan
Independent Non-Executive Chairman2.25yrsRM45.00k0.11%
MYR 60.0k
Tzu Ong
Non-Independent & Non-Executive Director0.50yrRM2.50kno data

3.0yrs

Average Tenure

49yo

Average Age

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

SCH Group Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: SCH Group Berhad
  • Ticker: SCH
  • Exchange: KLSE
  • Founded: 1983
  • Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: RM55.551m
  • Shares outstanding: 555.51m
  • Website: https://www.schgroup.com.my

Number of Employees


Location

  • SCH Group Berhad
  • Lot 35, Jalan CJ 1/1
  • Kawasan Perusahaan Cheras Jaya
  • Cheras
  • Selangor
  • 43200
  • Malaysia

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SCHKLSE (Bursa Malaysia)YesOrdinary SharesMYMYRFeb 2014

Biography

SCH Group Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in the manufacturing, merchandising, trading, distribution, and wholesale of fertilizers. It operates through four segments: Fertilisers, Equipment ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/19 11:16
End of Day Share Price2021/01/19 00:00
Earnings2020/08/31
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.