Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad, an investment holding company, manufactures and sells petrochemicals and industrial chemical products. More Details
Fair value with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NYLEX is less volatile than 75% of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: NYLEX's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: NYLEX exceeded the MY Chemicals industry which returned 39.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NYLEX exceeded the MY Market which returned 6.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 months ago | Simply Wall StWe Think Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad (KLSE:NYLEX) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt
9 months ago | Simply Wall StHere's What We Learned About The CEO Pay At Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad (KLSE:NYLEX)
Is Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: NYLEX (MYR0.9) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MYR0.09)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NYLEX is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NYLEX is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.4x) compared to the MY Chemicals industry average (16.7x).
PE vs Market: NYLEX is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.4x) compared to the MY market (16.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate NYLEX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NYLEX is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the MY Chemicals industry average (1.3x).
How is Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 Nylex (Malaysia) 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.
How has Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NYLEX has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: NYLEX became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NYLEX's earnings have declined by 46.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: NYLEX has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: NYLEX has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (70.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NYLEX's Return on Equity (6.1%) is considered low.
How is Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NYLEX's short term assets (MYR444.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR352.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: NYLEX's short term assets (MYR444.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR55.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NYLEX's debt to equity ratio (66.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: NYLEX's debt to equity ratio has increased from 36.4% to 66.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: NYLEX's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14.2%).
Interest Coverage: NYLEX's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.1x coverage).
What is Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NYLEX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NYLEX'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 NYLEX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NYLEX's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NYLEX is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NYLEX's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the MY market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ka Wei Siew (65 yo)
Dato’ Ka Wei Siew has been Executive Chairman of Ancom Berhad since January 2, 2018 and has been its Director since October 23, 1985. Dato’ Siew served as Group Managing Director of Ancom Berhad from July...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ka Wei's total compensation ($USD222.83K) is above average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD124.03K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ka Wei's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: NYLEX's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: NYLEX's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.5%.
Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad
- Ticker: NYLEX
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Specialty Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: RM161.358m
- Shares outstanding: 179.29m
- Website: https://www.nylex.com
- Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad
- Lot 16
- Persiaran Selangor
- Shah Alam
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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