MESB Stock Overview
MESB Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in trading and retailing leather products, apparels, and accessories for men, women, and children and babies primarily in Malaysia.
MESB Berhad Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||RM0.48|
|52 Week High||RM0.62|
|52 Week Low||RM0.41|
|1 Month Change||-8.49%|
|3 Month Change||-7.62%|
|1 Year Change||0%|
|3 Year Change||64.41%|
|5 Year Change||-13.39%|
|Change since IPO||-81.58%|
Recent News & Updates
|MESB||MY Specialty Retail||MY Market|
Return vs Industry: MESB exceeded the MY Specialty Retail industry which returned -1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MESB exceeded the MY Market which returned -4.2% over the past year.
|MESB Average Weekly Movement||4.9%|
|Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement||4.9%|
|Market Average Movement||6.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in MY Market||11.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in MY Market||3.1%|
Stable Share Price: MESB is not significantly more volatile than the rest of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MESB's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
MESB Berhad, an investment holding company, engages in trading and retailing leather products, apparels, and accessories for men, women, and children and babies primarily in Malaysia. It offers ladies handbags and small leather goods; gents bags and accessories; and men’s small leather goods. The company sells its products through approximately 783 consignment counters in departmental stores and 6 boutiques in shopping malls, as well as through miroza.com.my, an e-commerce site and e-commerce platforms, such as Lazada and Shopee.
MESB Berhad Fundamentals Summary
|MESB fundamental statistics|
Is MESB overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|MESB income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||RM66.34m|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.098|
|Net Profit Margin||7.47%|
How did MESB perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is MESB Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MESB (MYR0.49) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MYR2)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MESB is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MESB is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.9x) compared to the MY Specialty Retail industry average (24.6x).
PE vs Market: MESB is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.9x) compared to the MY market (15.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MESB's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MESB is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the MY Specialty Retail industry average (1.8x).
How is MESB Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Retail 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 MESB 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 MESB Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MESB has a large one-off gain of MYR3.4M impacting its December 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: MESB became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MESB has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -10.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: MESB has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: MESB has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (24.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MESB's Return on Equity (12.5%) is considered low.
How is MESB Berhad's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MESB's short term assets (MYR143.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR61.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: MESB's short term assets (MYR143.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR1.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MESB has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: MESB's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 39% to 19.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MESB's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (95.5%).
Interest Coverage: MESB's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (26.9x coverage).
What is MESB Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MESB's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MESB'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 MESB's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MESB'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 MESB has not reported any payouts.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Lee Loke (42 yo)
Mr. Loke Lee Ping has been Chief Executive Officer of MESB Bhd since June 1, 2016 and its Executive Director since October 16, 2015. Mr. Loke is responsible for overall business development, management, fi...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Lee's total compensation ($USD5.10K) is below average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD119.06K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Lee's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: MESB's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: MESB's board of directors are considered experienced (6 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 4%.
MESB Berhad's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MESB Berhad
- Ticker: MESB
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 1995
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Implied Market Cap: RM53.842m
- Shares outstanding: 111.01m
- Website: https://www.mesbbhd.com
Number of Employees
- MESB Berhad
- Lot 1903A
- 1st Floor
- Seri Kembangan
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/15 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/13 00:00|
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.