Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad, an investment holding company, cultivates oil palms and operates palm oil mills in Malaysia, the Asia Pacific, and internationally.
Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||RM3.88|
|52 Week High||RM3.30|
|52 Week Low||RM4.44|
|1 Month Change||11.82%|
|3 Month Change||7.18%|
|1 Year Change||9.30%|
|3 Year Change||49.23%|
|5 Year Change||4.02%|
|Change since IPO||812.94%|
Recent News & Updates
|SOP||MY Food||MY Market|
Return vs Industry: SOP exceeded the MY Food industry which returned -1.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SOP matched the MY Market which returned 9.3% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: SOP is less volatile than 75% of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SOP's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad, an investment holding company, cultivates oil palms and operates palm oil mills in Malaysia, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Oil Palm and Property Development. The company processes fresh fruit bunches into crude palm oil.
Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad Fundamentals Summary
|SOP fundamental statistics|
Is SOP overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SOP income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||RM2.64b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.48|
|Net Profit Margin||8.07%|
How did SOP perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.5%Current Dividend Yield
Is Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SOP (MYR3.88) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MYR9.91)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SOP is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SOP is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.2x) compared to the MY Food industry average (15.2x).
PE vs Market: SOP is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.2x) compared to the MY market (16.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SOP's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SOP is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the MY Food industry average (1.1x).
How is Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SOP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-14% per year).
Earnings vs Market: SOP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-14% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SOP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SOP's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-6.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SOP's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SOP's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9%).
How has Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SOP has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SOP's current net profit margins (8.1%) are higher than last year (6.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SOP's earnings have grown by 4.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SOP's earnings growth over the past year (43.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (4.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SOP earnings growth over the past year (43.9%) underperformed the Food industry 55.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SOP's Return on Equity (11.1%) is considered low.
How is Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SOP's short term assets (MYR1.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR983.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: SOP's short term assets (MYR1.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR735.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SOP's debt to equity ratio (39.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SOP's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 56.9% to 39.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SOP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33.5%).
Interest Coverage: SOP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (24.1x coverage).
What is Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SOP's dividend (1.55%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (1.51%).
High Dividend: SOP's dividend (1.55%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (4.23%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SOP's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SOP's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (12.6%), SOP's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SOP's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (27.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Hee Wong (59 yo)
Mr. Hee Kwong Wong has been the Group Chief Executive Officer of Sarawak Oil Palms Bhd since 2010. Mr. Wong served as Chief Executive Officer of Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad Group since 1998 until 2010. He wor...
Experienced Management: SOP's management team is seasoned and experienced (18.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SOP's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.9 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.
Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad
- Ticker: SOP
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 1968
- Industry: Agricultural Products
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: RM2.230b
- Shares outstanding: 571.68m
- Website: https://www.sop.com.my
Number of Employees
- Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad
- No. 124-126, Jalan Bendahara
- PO Box 547
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/25 16:41|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/25 00:00|
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