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Executive Summary

AEI Corporation Ltd., an investment holding company, manufactures and sells aluminum extrusion products and precision metal components in Singapore, Greater China, Malaysia, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has AEI's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

13.6%

AWG

-1.3%

SG Metals and Mining

-3.7%

SG Market


1 Year Return

26.8%

AWG

-13.5%

SG Metals and Mining

-25.7%

SG Market

Return vs Industry: AWG exceeded the SG Metals and Mining industry which returned -13.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AWG exceeded the SG Market which returned -24.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AWGIndustryMarket
7 Day13.6%-1.3%-3.7%
30 Day9.4%0.6%-1.9%
90 Day-1.7%-3.1%-4.7%
1 Year26.8%26.8%-11.0%-13.5%-21.6%-25.7%
3 Year2.9%2.9%-27.1%-31.9%-23.1%-32.4%
5 Year9.4%9.4%-36.3%-41.3%-8.5%-25.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is AEI undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.12x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AWG's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AWG's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AWG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the SG Metals and Mining industry average.

PE vs Market: AWG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the SG market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AWG is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the SG Metals and Mining industry average (1.8x).


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Future Growth

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

32.7%

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 AEI 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 AEI performed over the past 5 years?

-24.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AWG is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: AWG is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AWG is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 24.2% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: AWG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-14.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AWG has a negative Return on Equity (-13.2%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is AEI's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AWG's short term assets (SGD38.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (SGD5.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: AWG's short term assets (SGD38.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (SGD9.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AWG's debt to equity ratio (5.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: AWG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 8.9% to 5.3% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: AWG has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: AWG has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 46.5% each year


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Dividend

What is AEI current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AWG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AWG'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 AWG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AWG's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: AWG is not paying a notable dividend for the SG market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AWG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the SG market.


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Management

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

2.5yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

AEI has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Quan Sun
Executive Director2.5yrsno datano data
Pingwei Wu
Executive Director2.42yrsno datano data
Cheong Kwee Teng
Independent Director16.83yrsno data0.018%
SGD 7.6k
Sushilan Vasoo
Independent Director16.83yrsno data0.018%
SGD 7.6k
Koon Sang Yeung
Non-Executive & Independent Chairman0.58yrno data0.018%
SGD 7.6k
Zhibo Li
Non-Executive Non-Independent Director0.83yrno datano data

2.5yrs

Average Tenure

63.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: AWG's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

AEI Corporation Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: AEI Corporation Ltd.
  • Ticker: AWG
  • Exchange: SGX
  • Founded: 1983
  • Industry: Aluminum
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: S$41.589m
  • Shares outstanding: 54.72m
  • Website: https://www.aei.com.sg

Location

  • AEI Corporation Ltd.
  • 15 Tuas South Street 13
  • Singapore
  • 636936
  • Singapore

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AWGSGX (Singapore Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesSGSGDFeb 2004

Biography

AEI Corporation Ltd., an investment holding company, manufactures and sells aluminum extrusion products and precision metal components in Singapore, Greater China, Malaysia, and internationally. It operate ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/30 12:47
End of Day Share Price2020/10/30 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
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.