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KYM Holdings Bhd KLSE:KYM Stock Report

Last Price


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25 Jun, 2022


Company Financials
KYM fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health5/6

KYM Stock Overview

KYM Holdings Bhd, an investment holding company, manufactures and sells paper packaging products in Malaysia, Singapore, Mauritius, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, India, and Vietnam.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for KYM Holdings Bhd
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceRM0.47
52 Week HighRM0.79
52 Week LowRM0.30
1 Month Change-14.55%
3 Month Change25.33%
1 Year Change28.77%
3 Year Change64.91%
5 Year Change-32.37%
Change since IPO-79.83%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

KYMMY PackagingMY Market

Return vs Industry: KYM exceeded the MY Packaging industry which returned -15.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: KYM exceeded the MY Market which returned -8.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is KYM's price volatile compared to industry and market?
KYM volatility
KYM Average Weekly Movement9.7%
Packaging Industry Average Movement4.5%
Market Average Movement5.5%
10% most volatile stocks in MY Market11.4%
10% least volatile stocks in MY Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: KYM is more volatile than 75% of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: KYM's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of MY stocks.

About the Company

1982219Tze Lim

KYM Holdings Bhd, an investment holding company, manufactures and sells paper packaging products in Malaysia, Singapore, Mauritius, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, India, and Vietnam. It operates through Manufacturing and Property segments. The company offers multi-wall industrial paper bags, and corrugated fiber boards and boxes.

KYM Holdings Bhd Fundamentals Summary

How do KYM Holdings Bhd's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
KYM fundamental statistics
Market CapRM70.45m
Earnings (TTM)RM7.94m
Revenue (TTM)RM91.87m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
KYM income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueRM73.48m
Gross ProfitRM18.39m
Other ExpensesRM10.45m

Last Reported Earnings

Apr 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.053
Gross Margin20.02%
Net Profit Margin8.64%
Debt/Equity Ratio40.3%

How did KYM perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is KYM undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 3/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for KYM?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

KYM key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue1.1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA8.2x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does KYM's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

KYM PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for KYM vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average8.8x

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: KYM is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.9x) compared to the peer average (8.8x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does KYM's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Packaging Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: KYM is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.9x) compared to the MY Packaging industry average (12.6x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is KYM'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.

KYM PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio8.9x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KYM's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of KYM when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: KYM (MYR0.47) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MYR0.9)

Significantly Below Fair Value: KYM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

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Future Growth

How is KYM Holdings Bhd 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 KYM Holdings Bhd 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.

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  • Examine whether KYM Holdings Bhd is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.

Past Performance

How has KYM Holdings Bhd performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: KYM has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: KYM's current net profit margins (8.6%) are higher than last year (0.8%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: KYM has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -3.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: KYM's earnings growth over the past year (1212.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-3.2% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: KYM earnings growth over the past year (1212.6%) exceeded the Packaging industry -8.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: KYM's Return on Equity (8.6%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is KYM Holdings Bhd's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: KYM's short term assets (MYR57.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR42.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: KYM's short term assets (MYR57.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR25.4M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: KYM's net debt to equity ratio (31.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: KYM's debt to equity ratio has increased from 23.5% to 40.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: KYM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (22.6%).

Interest Coverage: KYM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.8x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is KYM Holdings Bhd current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate KYM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate KYM'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 KYM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KYM's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as KYM has not reported any payouts.

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


Average board tenure


Tze Lim (43 yo)





Mr. Lim Tze Thean has been the Chief Executive Officer of KYM Holdings Bhd since May 20, 2013. Mr. Lim has been an Executive Director of KYM Holdings Bhd since March 3, 2017. He served as an Executive Offi...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Tze's total compensation ($USD89.11K) is about average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD113.49K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Tze's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Board Members

Experienced Board: KYM's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.3 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

KYM Holdings Bhd's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: KYM Holdings Bhd
  • Ticker: KYM
  • Exchange: KLSE
  • Founded: 1982
  • Industry: Paper Packaging
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: RM70.448m
  • Shares outstanding: 149.89m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • KYM Holdings Bhd
  • KYM Tower
  • Level 17
  • Petaling Jaya
  • Selangor
  • 47800
  • Malaysia


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/25 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/24 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/01/31

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.