Sycal Ventures Berhad, an investment holding company, operates as a contractor for building and civil engineering works in Malaysia. More Details
Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Sycal Ventures Berhad's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine SYCAL's volatility over the past 3 months.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine SYCAL's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SYCAL underperformed the MY Construction industry which returned -2.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SYCAL underperformed the MY Market which returned 6.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sycal Ventures Berhad's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StSycal Ventures Berhad (KLSE:SYCAL) Will Be Hoping To Turn Its Returns On Capital Around
6 months ago | Simply Wall StSycal Ventures Berhad (KLSE:SYCAL) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet
11 months ago | Simply Wall StSome Confidence Is Lacking In Sycal Ventures Berhad (KLSE:SYCAL) As Shares Slide 27%
Is Sycal Ventures 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: Insufficient data to calculate SYCAL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SYCAL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SYCAL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (185.7x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (18.3x).
PE vs Market: SYCAL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (185.7x) compared to the MY market (16.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SYCAL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SYCAL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the MY Construction industry average (0.9x).
How is Sycal Ventures 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 Sycal Ventures 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 Sycal Ventures Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SYCAL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SYCAL's current net profit margins (0.8%) are lower than last year (10.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SYCAL's earnings have declined by 30.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SYCAL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SYCAL had negative earnings growth (-92.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (-2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SYCAL's Return on Equity (0.2%) is considered low.
How is Sycal Ventures Berhad's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SYCAL's short term assets (MYR283.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR170.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: SYCAL's short term assets (MYR283.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR50.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SYCAL's debt to equity ratio (15.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SYCAL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 25.1% to 15.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SYCAL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (7.9%).
Interest Coverage: SYCAL's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.4x coverage).
What is Sycal Ventures Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SYCAL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SYCAL'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 SYCAL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SYCAL's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SYCAL'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
Yong Seow (62 yo)
Mr. Yong Chin Seow, DSSA serves as Group Managing Director & Executive Director at Sycal Ventures Berhad since November 30, 2005. Mr. Seow has extensive experience in the building, construction and civil e...
Experienced Management: SYCAL's management team is seasoned and experienced (15.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SYCAL's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.7 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.
Sycal Ventures Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sycal Ventures Berhad
- Ticker: SYCAL
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 1980
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: RM81.183m
- Shares outstanding: 416.32m
- Website: https://www.sycalberhad.com
- Sycal Ventures Berhad
- Plaza Prima
- Lot 4.21
- Kuala Lumpur
- Wilayah Persekutuan
Sycal Ventures Berhad, an investment holding company, operates as a contractor for building and civil engineering works in Malaysia. It operates in three segments: Construction, Property Development, and M...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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