QL Stock Overview
QL Resources Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in the integrated livestock farming, marine products manufacturing, and palm oil and biomass energy activities in Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, and Singapore.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||RM5.15|
|52 Week High||RM5.75|
|52 Week Low||RM4.45|
|1 Month Change||4.04%|
|3 Month Change||4.68%|
|1 Year Change||-9.65%|
|3 Year Change||12.94%|
|5 Year Change||103.29%|
|Change since IPO||3,191.32%|
Recent News & Updates
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|QL||MY Food||MY Market|
Return vs Industry: QL underperformed the MY Food industry which returned -1.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: QL matched the MY Market which returned -8.7% over the past year.
|QL Average Weekly Movement||3.9%|
|Food Industry Average Movement||4.9%|
|Market Average Movement||5.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in MY Market||11.4%|
|10% least volatile stocks in MY Market||2.9%|
Stable Share Price: QL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: QL's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
QL Resources Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in the integrated livestock farming, marine products manufacturing, and palm oil and biomass energy activities in Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, and Singapore. It is also involved in the deep-sea fishing and aquaculture farming activities; manufacture and sale of fishmeal, surimi, and surimi based products, as well as a range of seafood-based consumer foods under the Mushroom and Figo brands. In addition, the company processes and sells animal feed; produces poultry eggs, day old chicks, and broilers; cultivates, processes, and markets oil palm products; and owns approximately 20,000 hectares of plantation in Indonesia.
QL Resources Berhad Fundamentals Summary
|QL fundamental statistics|
Is QL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|QL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||RM4.66b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.089|
|Net Profit Margin||4.14%|
How did QL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.7%Current Dividend Yield
Is QL undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 0/6
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 QL?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is QL's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does QL's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|QL PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: QL is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (57.7x) compared to the peer average (29.9x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does QL's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Malaysian Food Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: QL is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (57.7x) compared to the MY Food industry average (12.2x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is QL'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||57.7x|
|Fair PE Ratio||24.6x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: QL is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (57.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (24.6x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of QL when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: QL (MYR5.15) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR2.02)
Significantly Below Fair Value: QL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: QL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.9x)
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How is QL Resources Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Future Growth Score3/6
Future Growth Score 3/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: QL's forecast earnings growth (15% per year) is above the savings rate (3.6%).
Earnings vs Market: QL's earnings (15% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the MY market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: QL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: QL's revenue (7.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the MY market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: QL's revenue (7.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: QL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.8%).
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How has QL Resources Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: QL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: QL's current net profit margins (4.1%) are lower than last year (7.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: QL's earnings have grown by 7.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: QL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: QL had negative earnings growth (-30.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (35.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: QL's Return on Equity (8.7%) is considered low.
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How is QL Resources Berhad's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: QL's short term assets (MYR2.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR1.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: QL's short term assets (MYR2.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR746.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: QL's net debt to equity ratio (32.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: QL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 50.2% to 50.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: QL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (37.7%).
Interest Coverage: QL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.3x coverage).
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What is QL Resources Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: QL's dividend (0.68%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (2.15%).
High Dividend: QL's dividend (0.68%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (4.91%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: QL is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: QL 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: QL is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: QL 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
Song Chia (61 yo)
Mr. Song Kooi Chia has been Managing Director of Ql Resources Berhad since March 31, 2018 and has been its Executive Director since January 3, 2000. He has completed the Premier Business Management Program...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Song's total compensation ($USD621.50K) is below average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD1.38M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Song's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: QL's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: QL's board of directors are considered experienced (3.5 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.
QL Resources Berhad's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: QL Resources Berhad
- Ticker: QL
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Implied Market Cap: RM12.533b
- Shares outstanding: 2.43b
- Website: https://www.ql.com.my
Number of Employees
- QL Resources Berhad
- No. 16A, Jalan Astaka U8/83
- Bukit Jelutong
- Shah Alam
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/25 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/24 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.