Sunway Construction Group Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in the construction business in Malaysia, Singapore, India, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Arab Emirates, and Myanmar. More Details
High growth potential with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Sunway Construction Group Berhad's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SUNCON is less volatile than 75% of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SUNCON's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SUNCON underperformed the MY Construction industry which returned 20.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SUNCON underperformed the MY Market which returned 28.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sunway Construction Group Berhad's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Sunway Construction 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: SUNCON (MYR1.87) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR0.88)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SUNCON is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SUNCON is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.1x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (26x).
PE vs Market: SUNCON is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.1x) compared to the MY market (20.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SUNCON is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SUNCON is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.8x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (0.9x).
How is Sunway Construction Group Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SUNCON's forecast earnings growth (22% per year) is above the savings rate (3.7%).
Earnings vs Market: SUNCON's earnings (22% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the MY market (16.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SUNCON's revenue (14.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the MY market (7.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SUNCON's revenue (14.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SUNCON's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (20.3%)
How has Sunway Construction Group Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SUNCON has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SUNCON's current net profit margins (4.7%) are lower than last year (7.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SUNCON's earnings have declined by 4.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SUNCON's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SUNCON had negative earnings growth (-43.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (-29.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SUNCON's Return on Equity (11.5%) is considered low.
How is Sunway Construction Group Berhad's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SUNCON's short term assets (MYR1.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR1.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: SUNCON's short term assets (MYR1.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR72.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SUNCON's debt to equity ratio (47%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SUNCON's debt to equity ratio has increased from 33.8% to 47% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SUNCON's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31.1%).
Interest Coverage: SUNCON earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Sunway Construction Group Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SUNCON's dividend (2.14%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (1.3%).
High Dividend: SUNCON's dividend (2.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (3.97%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SUNCON has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: SUNCON has only been paying a dividend for 5 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (70.9%), SUNCON's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SUNCON's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (60.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Soo Chung (53 yo)
Mr. Chung Soo Kiong serves as the Group Managing Director of Sunway Construction Group Berhad since January 7, 2020. He had been the Managing Director of Sunway Construction Group Berhad since November 1, ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Soo's total compensation ($USD685.13K) is above average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD322.27K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Soo's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: SUNCON's management team is considered experienced (2 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SUNCON's board of directors are considered experienced (5.8 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.
Sunway Construction Group Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sunway Construction Group Berhad
- Ticker: SUNCON
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 1981
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: RM2.411b
- Shares outstanding: 1.29b
- Website: https://www.sunwayconstruction.com.my
Number of Employees
- Sunway Construction Group Berhad
- Menara Sunway
- Level 8
- Subang Jaya
Sunway Construction Group Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in the construction business in Malaysia, Singapore, India, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Arab Emirates, and Myanmar. It operates ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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