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Telechoice International

Executive Summary

Telechoice International Limited, an investment holding company, provides various infocommunications products and services in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Hong Kong, and internationally.

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record.

Share Price & News

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

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: T41 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




SG Electronic


SG Market

1 Year Return




SG Electronic


SG Market

Return vs Industry: T41 underperformed the SG Electronic industry which returned 4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: T41 exceeded the SG Market which returned -15.5% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day1.0%4.6%6.5%
30 Day-1.0%4.6%5.4%
90 Day-1.0%0.8%-9.4%
1 Year-5.2%-10.0%6.0%4.0%-12.0%-15.5%
3 Year-10.6%-23.8%13.1%0.1%-10.8%-20.5%
5 Year-4.3%-28.0%79.7%44.9%-5.8%-21.9%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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

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Is Telechoice International 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: T41 (SGD0.2) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SGD0.27)

Significantly Below Fair Value: T41 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: T41 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (16.8x) compared to the Electronic industry average (13.4x).

PE vs Market: T41 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (16.8x) compared to the SG market (11.9x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate T41's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: T41 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the SG Electronic industry average (0.8x).

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Future Growth

How is Telechoice International 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 Telechoice International 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 Telechoice International performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: T41 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: T41's current net profit margins (1.7%) are higher than last year (0.8%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: T41's earnings have declined by -14% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: T41's earnings growth over the past year (34.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (-14% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: T41 earnings growth over the past year (34.1%) exceeded the Electronic industry -12%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: T41's Return on Equity (7.5%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Telechoice International's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: T41's short term assets (SGD131.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (SGD80.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: T41's short term assets (SGD131.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (SGD7.6M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: T41's debt to equity ratio (30.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: T41's debt to equity ratio has increased from 27.7% to 30.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: T41's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.9%).

Interest Coverage: T41's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.4x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Telechoice International's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: T41's dividend (5.05%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (2.72%).

High Dividend: T41's dividend (5.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (6.09%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: T41's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: T41's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (84.6%), T41's payments are 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.

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


Average management tenure


Telechoice International has no CEO, or we have no data on them.

Leadership Team

Shuh Lim
President6.42yrsno data0.44% SGD391.5k
Loke Wong
Chief Financial Officer13.17yrsno datano data
Song Goh
Vice President of Human Resourcesno datano datano data
Kong Sang Lai
Managing Director of Telecommunication Services27.25yrsno datano data
Mae Wong
Senior Vice-President of Personal Communications Solutions Servicesno datano data0.73% SGD656.0k
Yoong Lee
Senior Vice-President of Info-Communications Technology Services & Network Engineering Servicesno datano data0.62% SGD553.9k
Jen Keet Chan
Company Secretary8.08yrsno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: T41's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.6 years average tenure).

Board Members

Shao Shing Cheng
Independent Chairman of the Boardno dataS$119.00k0.29% SGD256.0k
Siew Yeo
Independent Non-Executive Directorno datano datano data
Boh Pin Yap
Independent Director16.08yrsS$75.50k0.14% SGD127.1k
Chai Lim
Non-Executive Director20.75yrsS$42.00k18.74% SGD16.8m
Stephen Geoffrey Miller
Non-Executive Director3.42yrsS$59.00k0.036% SGD31.9k
Yew Tang
Independent Director13.58yrsS$62.00k0.11% SGD98.8k
Lim Siang Seah
Independent Director8.08yrsS$51.50k0.080% SGD71.3k
Koon Ho
Non-Executive Director5.08yrsS$62.00k0.063% SGD56.8k
Sui Ling Cheah
Independent Non-Executive Directorno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: T41's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.8 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.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Telechoice International Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Telechoice International Limited
  • Ticker: T41
  • Exchange: SGX
  • Founded: 1998
  • Industry: Technology Distributors
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: S$89.602m
  • Shares outstanding: 452.53m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Telechoice International Limited
  • No. 03-16, 6 Serangoon North Avenue 5
  • Singapore
  • 554910
  • Singapore


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
T41SGX (Singapore Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesSGSGDJun 2004


Telechoice International Limited, an investment holding company, provides various infocommunications products and services in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Hong Kong, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Personal Communications Solutions Services (PCS), Info-communications Technology Services (ICT), and Network Engineering Services. The PCS segment offers distribution and supply chain management services relating to mobile communication devices, wearables, and accessories; mobile handset delivery, and field and cabling installation services; and retail management, fulfilment, and supply chain services. This segment also operates StarHub Platinum shops and concept stores; distributes prepaid cards; and operates, an e-commerce site that offers mobile phones and tablets, as well as accessories for online shoppers. The ICT segment provides consultancy and system integration services for enterprise IT infrastructure, and business solutions and applications. This segment offers managed and hosted, fixed and wireless networking, and contact center and unified communications solutions; consultancy and managed services; Internet Protocol television solutions for the hospitality industry; and IDD, SMS broadcast, and mobility solutions and services for the consumer and enterprise markets. The Network Engineering services segment provides network engineering services and supplies specialized telecommunications products. It designs, builds, and manages telecommunications networks. Its services comprise radio network planning and optimization, transmission network planning, network implementation, maintenance, and project management; and a range of products for telecommunications access and coverage needs, as well as for power supply and power backup requirements. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Singapore. Telechoice International Limited is a subsidiary of STT Communications Ltd. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/06/05 12:32
End of Day Share Price2020/06/03 00:00
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.