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Dominant Enterprise Berhad KLSE:DOMINAN Stock Report

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26 May, 2022


Company Financials
DOMINAN fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health3/6

DOMINAN Stock Overview

Dominant Enterprise Berhad, an investment holding company, manufactures and sells engineered wood moldings and laminated wood panel products worldwide.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Dominant Enterprise Berhad
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceRM0.91
52 Week HighRM1.29
52 Week LowRM0.77
1 Month Change-13.33%
3 Month Change-20.87%
1 Year Change5.81%
3 Year Change-26.61%
5 Year Change-27.20%
Change since IPO35.31%

Recent News & Updates

Apr 06
Is Dominant Enterprise Berhad (KLSE:DOMINAN) A Risky Investment?

Is Dominant Enterprise Berhad (KLSE:DOMINAN) A Risky Investment?

Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that, rather than worrying about share price volatility, 'The possibility of...

Feb 27
Dominant Enterprise Berhad (KLSE:DOMINAN) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of RM0.01

Dominant Enterprise Berhad (KLSE:DOMINAN) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of RM0.01

The board of Dominant Enterprise Berhad ( KLSE:DOMINAN ) has announced that it will pay a dividend on the 25th of...

Shareholder Returns

DOMINANMY ForestryMY Market

Return vs Industry: DOMINAN underperformed the MY Forestry industry which returned 13.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DOMINAN exceeded the MY Market which returned -4.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is DOMINAN's price volatile compared to industry and market?
DOMINAN volatility
DOMINAN Average Weekly Movement5.3%
Forestry Industry Average Movement7.1%
Market Average Movement5.8%
10% most volatile stocks in MY Market11.7%
10% least volatile stocks in MY Market3.0%

Stable Share Price: DOMINAN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: DOMINAN's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1991n/aGeok Owee

Dominant Enterprise Berhad, an investment holding company, manufactures and sells engineered wood moldings and laminated wood panel products worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Manufacturing of Wood Products and Distributing of Wood Products. It manufactures and exports laminated wood panel products, wrapped medium density fiberboard moldings, and furniture components for furniture manufacturers and interior design industries to approximately 20 countries worldwide.

Dominant Enterprise Berhad Fundamentals Summary

How do Dominant Enterprise Berhad's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
DOMINAN fundamental statistics
Market CapRM150.37m
Earnings (TTM)RM26.51m
Revenue (TTM)RM640.22m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
DOMINAN income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueRM528.25m
Gross ProfitRM111.97m
Other ExpensesRM85.46m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.16
Gross Margin17.49%
Net Profit Margin4.14%
Debt/Equity Ratio75.0%

How did DOMINAN perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Dominant Enterprise Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: DOMINAN (MYR0.91) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR0.42)

Significantly Below Fair Value: DOMINAN is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: DOMINAN is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5.7x) compared to the MY Forestry industry average (12.5x).

PE vs Market: DOMINAN is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5.7x) compared to the MY market (15x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DOMINAN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: DOMINAN is good value based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (0.5x) compared to the MY Forestry industry average (0.7x).

Future Growth

How is Dominant Enterprise Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Materials 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 Dominant Enterprise 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.

Past Performance

How has Dominant Enterprise Berhad performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DOMINAN has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: DOMINAN's current net profit margins (4.1%) are higher than last year (2.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DOMINAN's earnings have declined by 7.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: DOMINAN's earnings growth over the past year (104.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-7.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: DOMINAN earnings growth over the past year (104.5%) exceeded the Forestry industry 81.7%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: DOMINAN's Return on Equity (8.1%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Dominant Enterprise Berhad's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 3/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DOMINAN's short term assets (MYR450.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR300.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: DOMINAN's short term assets (MYR450.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR28.1M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DOMINAN's net debt to equity ratio (55%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: DOMINAN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 68.3% to 75% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: DOMINAN's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: DOMINAN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.1x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Dominant Enterprise Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: DOMINAN's dividend (4.4%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (1.9%).

High Dividend: DOMINAN's dividend (4.4%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MY market (4.66%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: DOMINAN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: DOMINAN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (24.9%), DOMINAN's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: DOMINAN is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Geok Owee (50 yo)





Mr. Geok Choon Owee has been Managing Director of Dominant Enterprise Bhd since September 1, 2018 and its Chief Executive Officer since February 25, 2015. He serves as Executive Director at Dominant Enterp...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Geok's total compensation ($USD328.52K) is above average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD113.31K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Geok's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: DOMINAN's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: DOMINAN's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Dominant Enterprise Berhad's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Dominant Enterprise Berhad
  • Ticker: DOMINAN
  • Exchange: KLSE
  • Founded: 1991
  • Industry: Forest Products
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: RM150.369m
  • Shares outstanding: 165.24m
  • Website:


  • Dominant Enterprise Berhad
  • No. 2, Jalan Gemilang 1
  • Taman Perindustrian Maju Jaya
  • Johor Bahru
  • Johor
  • 81300
  • Malaysia


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/26 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/26 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/03/31

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.