SGX:AWC

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Brook Crompton Holdings

Executive Summary

Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd., an investment holding company, engages in the distribution of electric motors in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and the Asia Pacific.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with proven track record.

Share Price & News

How has Brook Crompton Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: AWC has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-3.9%

AWC

-0.1%

SG Trade Distributors

5.3%

SG Market


1 Year Return

19.4%

AWC

-2.3%

SG Trade Distributors

-25.9%

SG Market

Return vs Industry: AWC exceeded the SG Trade Distributors industry which returned -4.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AWC exceeded the SG Market which returned -27.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AWCIndustryMarket
7 Day-3.9%-0.1%5.3%
30 Day7.5%-14.1%-18.7%
90 Day2.4%-10.3%-24.5%
1 Year23.0%19.4%0.5%-2.3%-22.7%-25.9%
3 Year49.6%32.3%-29.8%-47.5%-18.4%-27.1%
5 Year43.0%26.5%-54.8%-66.0%-17.0%-31.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Brook Crompton Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Brook Crompton Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

6.6%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AWC (SGD0.86) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SGD0.92)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AWC is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AWC is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.9x) compared to the Trade Distributors industry average (11.5x).

PE vs Market: AWC is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.9x) compared to the SG market (10.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AWC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the SG Trade Distributors industry average (0.3x).


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Future Growth

How is Brook Crompton Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

7.7%

Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Brook Crompton Holdings 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.


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Past Performance

How has Brook Crompton Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

51.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AWC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: AWC's current net profit margins (8.3%) are higher than last year (7.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AWC has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 51.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: AWC's earnings growth over the past year (6.7%) is below its 5-year average (51.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: AWC earnings growth over the past year (6.7%) exceeded the Trade Distributors industry -5.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: AWC's Return on Equity (11.1%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Brook Crompton Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AWC's short term assets (SGD43.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (SGD11.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: AWC's short term assets (SGD43.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (SGD4.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AWC's debt to equity ratio (0.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: AWC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 34.1% to 0.9% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AWC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1061.6%).

Interest Coverage: AWC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (38.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: AWC has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: AWC's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 133.6x debt).


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Dividend

What is Brook Crompton Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.33%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: AWC's dividend (2.33%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (3.27%).

High Dividend: AWC's dividend (2.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (7.07%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: AWC has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: AWC has only been paying a dividend for 3 years, and since then payments have not increased.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18.3%), AWC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


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Management

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

2.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Richard Eason (51yo)

1.83s

Tenure

S$451,039

Compensation

Mr. Richard Macindoe Eason has been the Chief Executive Officer of Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd. since April 23, 2018 and served as its Executive Director since July 16, 2018 until April 25, 2019. Mr. Macin ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Richard's total compensation ($USD316.66K) is about average for companies of similar size in the SG market ($USD330.28K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Richard's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Richard Eason
Chief Executive Officer1.83yrsS$451.04kno data
Wei Yee Kwan
Finance & Administration Manager2.25yrsno datano data
Wayne Huron
President of Brook Crompton - Americano datano datano data
Siew Koon Ang
Company Secretary7.67yrsno datano data

2.3yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: AWC's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Knut Unger
Lead Independent Director6.83yrsS$50.00k0.028% SGD8.6k
Mun Chao
Independent Director3.67yrsS$50.00kno data
Xinyuan Pang
Non-Executive Non-Independent Chairman of the Board3.25yrsno datano data

3.7yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: AWC's board of directors are considered experienced (3.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd.
  • Ticker: AWC
  • Exchange: SGX
  • Founded: 1947
  • Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: S$30.495m
  • Shares outstanding: 35.46m
  • Website: https://www.brookcromptonholdings.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd.
  • No. 08-01, Jit Poh Building
  • 19 Keppel Road
  • Singapore
  • 89058
  • Singapore

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AWCSGX (Singapore Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesSGSGDJul 1996

Biography

Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd., an investment holding company, engages in the distribution of electric motors in the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, and the Asia Pacific. The company provides its products under the Brook Crompton brand name for marine, oil and gas, and mining sectors, as well as for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning sector. The company was formerly known as Lindeteves-Jacoberg Limited and changed its name to Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd. in April 2016. Brook Crompton Holdings Ltd. was incorporated in 1947 and is headquartered in Singapore. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/03/31 12:51
End of Day Share Price2020/03/26 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.