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Advanced Systems Automation

Market Cap

S$22.3m

Last Updated

2021/04/13 11:08 UTC

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Company Financials

Executive Summary

Advanced Systems Automation Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the precision engineering and fabrication assembly of parts for semiconductor and non-semiconductor industries in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, the United States, France, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Slightly overvalued with worrying balance sheet.

Share Price & News

How has Advanced Systems Automation's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 5TY is more volatile than 90% of SG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 58% a week.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine 5TY's volatility change over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

5TY

-2.9%

SG Semiconductor

-0.9%

SG Market


1 Year Return

n/a

5TY

90.0%

SG Semiconductor

23.0%

SG Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how 5TY performed against the SG Semiconductor industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how 5TY performed against the SG Market.


Shareholder returns

5TYIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-2.9%-0.9%
30 Day0%7.7%3.2%
90 Day0%7.2%6.6%
1 Yearn/a97.3%90.0%29.3%23.0%
3 Year0%0%64.5%42.0%-1.8%-13.9%
5 Year-7.7%-50.0%422.2%268.8%20.1%-2.0%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Advanced Systems Automation undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

39.4%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 5TY (SGD0) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SGD0)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 5TY is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 5TY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the SG Semiconductor industry average.

PE vs Market: 5TY 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 5TY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 5TY has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the SG Semiconductor industry average.


Future Growth

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

21.3%

Forecasted Semiconductors 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 Advanced Systems Automation 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.


Past Performance

How has Advanced Systems Automation performed over the past 5 years?

39.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 5TY is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 5TY is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 5TY is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 39.1% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: 5TY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (8.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 5TY's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


Financial Health

How is Advanced Systems Automation's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 5TY has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: 5TY has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 5TY is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 5TY's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.


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: 5TY has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if 5TY has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.


Dividend

What is Advanced Systems Automation current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 5TY's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 5TY'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 5TY's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 5TY's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 5TY's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the SG market.


Next Steps

Management

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

6.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Chong Hoe Seah

0.67

Tenure

Mr. Chong Hoe Seah has been Chief Operating Officer of Advanced Systems Automation Limited since November 14, 2018 and has been its Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director since August 17, 2020. Mr....


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 5TY's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 5TY's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 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.


Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Advanced Systems Automation Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Advanced Systems Automation Limited
  • Ticker: 5TY
  • Exchange: Catalist
  • Founded: 1978
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Sector: Semiconductors
  • Market Cap: S$22.324m
  • Shares outstanding: 22.32b
  • Website: https://www.asa.com.sg

Location

  • Advanced Systems Automation Limited
  • Kallang Avenue
  • Block 25
  • Singapore
  • 339416
  • Singapore

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Biography

Advanced Systems Automation Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the precision engineering and fabrication assembly of parts for semiconductor and non-semiconductor industries in Singapore, M...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/04/13 11:08
End of Day Share Price2021/04/13 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.