We are coming to the tail end of the current reporting season. Companies were reporting their financial results for the full year ended 31 December 2014. This blog excludes companies with other year-ends.
The following table provides information on net profit attributable to shareholders for the full year and year-on-year change between 2014 against 2013. The dividend column refers to total dividend (paid and declared for the year). The list of stocks is not exhaustive. It excludes Reits, business trusts and others like commodity stocks. The table is sorted by Net Profit figures starting with the highest net profits. Some companies performed worse off when compared with 2013.
|Company (in ‘$)||Net Profits||Y-o-Y Change %||EPS||NAV/RNAV||Total Div|
|Keppel Corp||1.885 b||2.1||1.038||5.73||0.48|
|SembCorp Ind||801 m||-2.4||0.4431||3.15||0.16|
|City Developments||769 m||12.2||0.832||9.25||0.12|
|Keppel Land||752 m||-15.1||0.487||4.95||0.14|
|SembCorp Marine||560 m||0.8||0.2683||1.419||0.13|
|ST Engineering||532 m||-8.4||0.1706||0.6834||0.15|
|Comfort Delgro||283 m||7.7||0.1329||1.0236||0.0825|
|Raffles Medical||67 m||-20.3||0.1209||0.955||0.055|
|Sheng Siong||47 m||22.3||0.0317||0.1571||0.03|
Source: Own and ST Report 3 March 2015.
NAV/RNAV = Net Asset Value or Revalued Net Asset Value
EPS = Earnings per share
The following table shows Price-Earning Ratio (PE), Price-to-Book (PB) Ratio, Total Dividend Yield and Total Dividend Payout %. It is sorted by dividend yield based on 3 March 2015 share prices (from highest to the lowest).
|Company (in ‘$)||S/H Price 3-3-15||PE Ratio||PB Ratio||Div yield||Div Payout %|
Companies with good dividend yields based on current share prices include Keppel Corp, M1, StarHub, and SembCorp Marine.
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