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Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad KLSE:NYLEX Stock Report

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25 Sep, 2022


Company Financials
NYLEX fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health6/6

NYLEX Stock Overview

Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad, an investment holding company, manufactures, markets, and distributes petrochemicals and industrial chemical products.

Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceRM0.20
52 Week HighRM1.88
52 Week LowRM0.17
1 Month Change-17.02%
3 Month Change-33.90%
1 Year Change-80.00%
3 Year Change-68.03%
5 Year Change-79.37%
Change since IPO-94.87%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

NYLEXMY ChemicalsMY Market

Return vs Industry: NYLEX underperformed the MY Chemicals industry which returned -1.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: NYLEX underperformed the MY Market which returned -10.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is NYLEX's price volatile compared to industry and market?
NYLEX volatility
NYLEX Average Weekly Movement10.0%
Chemicals Industry Average Movement5.3%
Market Average Movement5.2%
10% most volatile stocks in MY Market11.3%
10% least volatile stocks in MY Market2.4%

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

Volatility Over Time: NYLEX's weekly volatility has decreased from 21% to 10% over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of MY stocks.

About the Company

n/an/aKa Wei Siew

Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad, an investment holding company, manufactures, markets, and distributes petrochemicals and industrial chemical products. The company operates through Polymer, Industrial Chemical, and Logistics segments. The Polymer segment manufactures and markets polyvinyl chloride and polyurethane leather cloths, films and sheets, pre-fabricated drains, bulk chemical containers, road barriers, rubbish bins, playground equipment, water tanks, and other custom moldings for use in furniture, automotive, building interiors, industrial laminates, medical, and stationery markets.

Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad Fundamentals Summary

How do Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
NYLEX fundamental statistics
Market CapRM35.06m
Earnings (TTM)-RM50.43m
Revenue (TTM)RM934.14m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
NYLEX income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueRM853.21m
Gross ProfitRM80.93m
Other ExpensesRM131.36m

Last Reported Earnings

May 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.28
Gross Margin8.66%
Net Profit Margin-5.40%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did NYLEX perform over the long term?

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


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

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Sales vs Peers

  • Price-To-Sales vs Industry

  • Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

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

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

NYLEX 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/Revenue0.02x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA-1.5x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers

How does NYLEX's PS Ratio compare to its peers?

NYLEX PS Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PS ratio for NYLEX vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPSEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average1.7x
SERSOL Sersol Berhad
TOYOVEN Toyo Ventures Holdings Berhad
TECHBND Techbond Group Berhad
ARTRONIQ Artroniq Berhad
NYLEX Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad

Price-To-Sales vs Peers: NYLEX is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0x) compared to the peer average (1.7x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does NYLEX's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the MY Chemicals Industry?

Price-To-Sales vs Industry: NYLEX is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0x) compared to the MY Chemicals industry average (1.3x)

Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is NYLEX's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

NYLEX PS Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PS Ratio0.04x
Fair PS Ration/a

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

Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate NYLEX's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate NYLEX's fair value for valuation analysis.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Nylex (Malaysia) 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 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.

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Past Performance

How has Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: NYLEX is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: NYLEX is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: NYLEX is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 45.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NYLEX's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: NYLEX is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (13.1%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: NYLEX has a negative Return on Equity (-218.62%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: NYLEX's short term assets (MYR15.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR680.0K).

Long Term Liabilities: NYLEX has no long term liabilities.

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: NYLEX is debt free.

Reducing Debt: NYLEX has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 72.7%.

Debt Coverage: NYLEX has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: NYLEX has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

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.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: NYLEX is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

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

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


Average management tenure


Ka Wei Siew (66 yo)





Dato? Ka Wei Siew has been Executive Chairman of Ancom Nylex Berhad (formerly known as Ancom Berhad) since January 2, 2018 and has been its Director since October 23, 1985. Dato?Siew served as Group Manag...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Ka Wei's total compensation ($USD284.31K) is above average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD108.46K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Ka Wei's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: NYLEX's management team is seasoned and experienced (14.7 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: NYLEX's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.7 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

Top 24 shareholders own 52.04% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
Ancom Nylex Berhad
75,893,456MYR14.8m-15.8%no data
Ka Wei Siew
2,001,114MYR390.2k-46.83%no data
Cheng Geok Yeoh
1,637,405MYR319.3k0%no data
Diaan-Yi Lin
1,600,000MYR312.0k0%no data
Teddy Robin Lojikim
1,539,000MYR300.1k0%no data
Siew Nim Chee & Sons Sendirian Berhad
1,388,627MYR270.8k-56.41%no data
Fung Wang Lim
936,849MYR182.7k0%no data
Jo-Han Tan
852,000MYR166.1k0%no data
Chin Tong Lim
794,296MYR154.9k0%no data
Phan Shei Tan
715,300MYR139.5k0%no data
Eng Ho Chua
669,400MYR130.5k0%no data
Swee Yin Wong
643,400MYR125.5k0%no data
Ensign Peak Advisors Inc.
640,100MYR124.8k0%no data
Wah Yow Lee
571,900MYR111.5k0%no data
Sook Peng Gan
536,100MYR104.5k0%no data
Yen Ping Teoh
515,000MYR100.4k0%no data
You Choong Loh
495,000MYR96.5k0%no data
Credit Suisse, Investment Banking and Securities Investments
470,000MYR91.7k0%no data
Aik Choon Tan
466,712MYR91.0k0%no data
Say Moh Yeoh
440,442MYR85.9k0%no data
Hwai Ming Kong
410,000MYR80.0k0%no data
Kenanga Investors Berhad
301,300MYR58.8k0%no data
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
36,805MYR7.2k0.07%no data
Acadian Asset Management LLC
3,245MYR632.80%no data

Company Information

Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad
  • Ticker: NYLEX
  • Exchange: KLSE
  • Founded: NaN
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: RM35.059m
  • Shares outstanding: 179.79m
  • Website:


  • Nylex (Malaysia) Berhad
  • Lot 16
  • Persiaran Selangor
  • Shah Alam
  • Selangor
  • 40200
  • Malaysia


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
NYLEXKLSE (Bursa Malaysia)YesOrdinary SharesMYMYRJan 1992

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/09/25 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/09/23 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/05/31

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.