VICOM Ltd provides technical testing and inspection services in Singapore. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has VICOM's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WJP is less volatile than 75% of SG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.
Volatility Over Time: WJP's weekly volatility (1%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
SG Commercial Services
1 Year Return
SG Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: WJP underperformed the SG Commercial Services industry which returned 17.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WJP underperformed the SG Market which returned 23.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is VICOM's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StSomething To Consider Before Buying VICOM Ltd (SGX:WJP) For The 2.9% Dividend
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhat Percentage Of VICOM Ltd (SGX:WJP) Shares Do Insiders Own?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs VICOM Ltd's (SGX:WJP) Stock Price Struggling As A Result Of Its Mixed Financials?
Is VICOM 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: WJP (SGD2.18) is trading above our estimate of fair value (SGD1.76)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WJP is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WJP is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.6x) compared to the SG Commercial Services industry average (14.5x).
PE vs Market: WJP is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.6x) compared to the SG market (15.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WJP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WJP is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.8x) compared to the SG Commercial Services industry average (1x).
How is VICOM forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services 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 VICOM 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 VICOM performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WJP has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: WJP's current net profit margins (28.3%) are higher than last year (27.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WJP's earnings have declined by 1.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: WJP's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: WJP had negative earnings growth (-13.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Commercial Services industry average (39.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WJP's Return on Equity (18.4%) is considered low.
How is VICOM's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WJP's short term assets (SGD105.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (SGD39.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: WJP's short term assets (SGD105.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (SGD33.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WJP is debt free.
Reducing Debt: WJP has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WJP has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: WJP has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is VICOM current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WJP's dividend (2.85%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (1.85%).
High Dividend: WJP's dividend (2.85%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (4.56%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: WJP's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WJP's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (90%), WJP's dividend payments are not 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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Wing Yew Sim (53 yo)
Mr. Wing Yew Sim has been the Chief Executive Officer of VICOM Ltd at ComfortDelGro Corporation Limited since May 01, 2012. Mr. Sim has been the Chief Executive Officer of Vicom Ltd. since May 1, 2012. He ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Wing Yew's total compensation ($USD492.77K) is about average for companies of similar size in the SG market ($USD647.22K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Wing Yew's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: WJP's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: WJP's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
VICOM Ltd's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: VICOM Ltd
- Ticker: WJP
- Exchange: SGX
- Founded: 1981
- Industry: Diversified Support Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: S$772.958m
- Shares outstanding: 354.57m
- Website: https://www.vicom.com.sg
Number of Employees
- VICOM Ltd
- 385 Sin Ming Drive
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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