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Powermatic Data SystemsSGX:BCY Stock Report

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29 Nov, 2021


Company Financials
BCY fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6

BCY Stock Overview

Powermatic Data Systems Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells wireless connectivity products and related services in Singapore and other Asian countries, the United States, Europe, and internationally.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Powermatic Data Systems
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceS$2.90
52 Week HighS$3.40
52 Week LowS$2.38
1 Month Change-1.02%
3 Month Change-5.23%
1 Year Change20.33%
3 Year Change87.10%
5 Year Change182.93%
Change since IPO-7.20%

Recent News & Updates

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Shareholder Returns

BCYSG CommunicationsSG Market

Return vs Industry: BCY exceeded the SG Communications industry which returned -10.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BCY exceeded the SG Market which returned 8.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BCY's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BCY volatility
BCY Average Weekly Movement4.6%
Communications Industry Average Movement5.9%
Market Average Movement4.9%
10% most volatile stocks in SG Market14.4%
10% least volatile stocks in SG Market2.1%

Stable Share Price: BCY is not significantly more volatile than the rest of SG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BCY's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

198984Mun Chen

Powermatic Data Systems Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells wireless connectivity products and related services in Singapore and other Asian countries, the United States, Europe, and internationally. The company operates through, Wireless Connectivity Products and Property segments. It provides wireless radio modules, embedded boards, indoor and outdoor access points, and wireless antennas used in industrial PC, IOT, healthcare, hospitality, security surveillance and other industries, as well as offers OEM and ODM solutions, and other sales related services.

Powermatic Data Systems Fundamentals Summary

How do Powermatic Data Systems's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BCY fundamental statistics
Market CapS$101.36m
Earnings (TTM)S$7.67m
Revenue (TTM)S$27.03m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BCY income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueS$14.33m
Gross ProfitS$12.70m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.22
Gross Margin46.97%
Net Profit Margin28.37%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did BCY perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Powermatic Data Systems undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BCY (SGD2.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SGD4.28)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BCY is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.2x) compared to the Asian Communications industry average (29.5x).

PE vs Market: BCY's PE Ratio (13.2x) is in line with the SG market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BCY is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the SG Communications industry average (0.8x).

Future Growth

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


Forecasted Tech 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 Powermatic Data Systems 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 Powermatic Data Systems performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BCY has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: BCY's current net profit margins (28.4%) are lower than last year (34.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BCY's earnings have grown by 16.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BCY's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BCY had negative earnings growth (-0.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Communications industry average (26.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: BCY's Return on Equity (11.5%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Powermatic Data Systems's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BCY's short term assets (SGD52.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (SGD8.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: BCY has no long term liabilities.

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BCY is debt free.

Reducing Debt: BCY has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BCY has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: BCY has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is Powermatic Data Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: BCY's dividend (3.45%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (2%).

High Dividend: BCY's dividend (3.45%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (5.34%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: BCY's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: BCY's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (45.6%), BCY's dividend payments are 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.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Mun Chen (73 yo)

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Dr. Mun Chen is the Co-Founder of Powermatic Data Systems Limited and serves as its Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President. Dr. Chen is responsible for spearheading Research and Development progra...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: BCY's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.2 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: BCY's board of directors are considered experienced (5.5 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Powermatic Data Systems Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Powermatic Data Systems Limited
  • Ticker: BCY
  • Exchange: SGX
  • Founded: 1989
  • Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: S$101.364m
  • Shares outstanding: 34.95m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Powermatic Data Systems Limited
  • No. 05-01, 9 Harrison Road
  • Singapore
  • 369651
  • Singapore


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/11/29 15:39
End of Day Share Price2021/11/29 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/03/31

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.