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.

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Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet and good value.

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

AWC

-1.7%

SG Trade Distributors

0.4%

SG Market


1 Year Return

41.7%

AWC

-2.5%

SG Trade Distributors

0.9%

SG Market

Return vs Industry: AWC exceeded the SG Trade Distributors industry which returned -2.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AWC exceeded the SG Market which returned 0.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AWCIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-1.7%0.4%
30 Day0%-3.6%-0.7%
90 Day1.2%-0.2%-6.4%
1 Year45.8%41.7%0.3%-2.5%5.0%0.9%
3 Year137.3%109.9%-22.6%-43.6%15.2%2.9%
5 Year26.5%11.8%-55.9%-68.4%11.2%-7.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

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

46.8%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AWC (SGD0.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SGD1.6)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AWC is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.1x) compared to the Trade Distributors industry average (11.4x).

PE vs Market: AWC is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.1x) compared to the SG market (13.4x).


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?

-24.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AWC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-24.3% per year).

Earnings vs Market: AWC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-24.3% per year).

High Growth Earnings: AWC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if AWC's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the SG market.

High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if AWC's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if AWC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

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

44.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AWC's earnings have grown significantly by 44.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: AWC's earnings growth over the past year (71.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (44.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: AWC earnings growth over the past year (71.8%) exceeded the Trade Distributors industry 2.3%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: AWC's Return on Equity (14.9%) is considered low.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: AWC has a higher Return on Assets than the Trade Distributors industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: AWC's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.


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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 (SGD44.9M) exceeds its short term liabilities (SGD14.0M)

Long Term Liabilities: AWC's short term assets (44.9M) exceeds its long term liabilities (2.8M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AWC's debt to equity ratio (3.7%) is considered satisfactory

Reducing Debt: AWC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 49.6% to 3.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AWC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (453.3%).

Interest Coverage: AWC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (36.6x 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 37.041280x debt).


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Dividend

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

2.35%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company2.4%marketbottom25%2.5%markettop25%5.7%industryaverage3.5%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: AWC's dividend (2.35%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (2.54%).

High Dividend: AWC's dividend (2.35%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (5.7%).

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 (14.4%), AWC's dividend payments are thoroughly 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

What is the CEO of Brook Crompton Holdings's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

1.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Richard Eason (51yo)

1.5yrs

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 has recently become CEO, making it difficult to compare their total compensation against companies of similar size in the SG market.

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


Management Age and Tenure

1.9yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: AWC's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Age and Tenure

3.3yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: AWC's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Wayne Huron

    President of Brook Crompton - America

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Richard Eason (51yo)

    Chief Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 1.5yrs
    • Compensation: S$451.04k
  • Siew Koon Ang

    Company Secretary

    • Tenure: 7.3yrs
  • Shavy Kwan

    Finance & Administration Manager

    • Tenure: 1.9yrs

Board Members

  • Knut Unger

    Lead Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.5yrs
    • Compensation: S$50.00k
  • Mun Chao (65yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
    • Compensation: S$50.00k
  • Xinyuan Pang

    Non-Executive Non-Independent Chairman of the Board

    • Tenure: 2.9yrs

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$30.140m
  • 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  ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/22 12:40
End of Day Share Price2019/10/22 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.