ASIAFLE Stock Overview
Asia File Corporation Bhd., an investment holding company, manufactures and markets filing and stationery products in Malaysia.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||RM1.90|
|52 Week High||RM2.84|
|52 Week Low||RM1.70|
|1 Month Change||-5.47%|
|3 Month Change||-7.32%|
|1 Year Change||-20.50%|
|3 Year Change||-21.16%|
|5 Year Change||-40.63%|
|Change since IPO||26.54%|
Recent News & Updates
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|ASIAFLE||MY Commercial Services||MY Market|
Return vs Industry: ASIAFLE underperformed the MY Commercial Services industry which returned -15.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ASIAFLE underperformed the MY Market which returned -6.9% over the past year.
|ASIAFLE Average Weekly Movement||4.3%|
|Commercial Services Industry Average Movement||6.4%|
|Market Average Movement||5.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in MY Market||11.5%|
|10% least volatile stocks in MY Market||2.8%|
Stable Share Price: ASIAFLE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ASIAFLE's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Asia File Corporation Bhd., an investment holding company, manufactures and markets filing and stationery products in Malaysia. The company offers plastic folders, sheet protectors, flat files, filing/storage boxes, lever arch files, ring/presentation binders, clipboards and clip folders, indexes and dividers, Manila files and folders, suspensions files, labels and paper products, desk and office accessories, document presentation products, ring file/binders, envelopes, marker and whiteboard accessories, and other office stationeries. It also manufactures and sells colored paper and boards for filing, educational, and other specialty markets.
Asia File Corporation Bhd Fundamentals Summary
|ASIAFLE fundamental statistics|
Is ASIAFLE overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ASIAFLE income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||RM290.14m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.22|
|Net Profit Margin||13.44%|
How did ASIAFLE perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.1%Current Dividend Yield
Is ASIAFLE undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for ASIAFLE?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is ASIAFLE's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does ASIAFLE's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|ASIAFLE PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
PELIKAN Pelikan International Corporation Berhad
TAFI TAFI Industries Berhad
MTAG MTAG Group Berhad
FIMACOR Fima Corporation Berhad
ASIAFLE Asia File Corporation Bhd
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: ASIAFLE is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.5x) compared to the peer average (15.2x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does ASIAFLE's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Asian Commercial Services Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: ASIAFLE is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.5x) compared to the MY Commercial Services industry average (10.9x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is ASIAFLE's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||8.5x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ASIAFLE's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of ASIAFLE when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: ASIAFLE (MYR1.9) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR1)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ASIAFLE is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ASIAFLE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
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How is Asia File Corporation Bhd forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if ASIAFLE's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (3.6%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if ASIAFLE's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the MY market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if ASIAFLE's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ASIAFLE's revenue (1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the MY market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ASIAFLE's revenue (1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ASIAFLE's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
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How has Asia File Corporation Bhd performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score1/6
Past Performance Score 1/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ASIAFLE has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ASIAFLE's current net profit margins (13.4%) are lower than last year (18.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ASIAFLE's earnings have declined by 5.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ASIAFLE's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ASIAFLE had negative earnings growth (-6.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Commercial Services industry average (29.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ASIAFLE's Return on Equity (6%) is considered low.
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How is Asia File Corporation Bhd's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ASIAFLE's short term assets (MYR391.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR43.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: ASIAFLE's short term assets (MYR391.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR17.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ASIAFLE has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: ASIAFLE's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 5.2% to 0.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ASIAFLE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (514.4%).
Interest Coverage: ASIAFLE earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
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What is Asia File Corporation Bhd current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ASIAFLE's dividend (1.05%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (2.11%).
High Dividend: ASIAFLE's dividend (1.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (4.87%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ASIAFLE is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: ASIAFLE is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: ASIAFLE is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: ASIAFLE is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Soon Lim (64 yo)
Mr. Lim Soon Huat serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Asia File Products Sdn. Bhd. Mr. Lim has been the Non-Independent Executive Chairman of Asia File Corporation Bhd., since July 16, 2001 and serves...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Soon's total compensation ($USD355.56K) is above average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD112.87K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Soon's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: ASIAFLE's management team is seasoned and experienced (15.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ASIAFLE's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.6 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.
Asia File Corporation Bhd.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Asia File Corporation Bhd.
- Ticker: ASIAFLE
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Office Services and Supplies
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Implied Market Cap: RM370.042m
- Shares outstanding: 194.76m
- Website: https://www.asia-file.com
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/29 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/29 00:00|
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