Why APAC Realty Limited (SGX:CLN) Could Be Your Next Investment

Building up an investment case requires looking at a stock holistically. Today I’ve chosen to put the spotlight on APAC Realty Limited (SGX:CLN) due to its excellent fundamentals in more than one area. CLN is a well-regarded dividend payer with a a strong history of performance, trading at a discount. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, read the full report on APAC Realty here.

Solid track record, good value and pays a dividend

CLN has a strong track record of performance. In the previous year, CLN delivered an impressive double-digit return of 20% Unsurprisingly, CLN surpassed the Real Estate industry return of 6.1%, which gives us more confidence of the company’s capacity to drive earnings going forward. CLN’s shares are now trading at a price below its true value based on its discounted cash flows, indicating a relatively pessimistic market sentiment. According to my intrinsic value of the stock, which is driven by analyst consensus forecast of CLN’s earnings, investors now have the opportunity to buy into the stock to reap capital gains. Also, relative to the rest of its peers with similar levels of earnings, CLN’s share price is trading below the group’s average. This further reaffirms that CLN is potentially undervalued.

SGX:CLN Income Statement Export December 5th 18
SGX:CLN Income Statement Export December 5th 18

CLN’s high dividend payments make it one of the best dividend stocks on the market, and its profitability ensures that dividends are well-covered by its net income.

SGX:CLN Historical Dividend Yield December 5th 18
SGX:CLN Historical Dividend Yield December 5th 18

Next Steps:

For APAC Realty, I’ve compiled three important aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for CLN’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for CLN’s outlook.
  2. Financial Health: Are CLN’s operations financially sustainable? Balance sheets can be hard to analyze, which is why we’ve done it for you. Check out our financial health checks here.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of CLN? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

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