Companies were starting to release their latest quarterly financial results. I looked at some blue-chip companies that are mainly from the STI component stocks. Some are mid-cap stocks. Most companies have 31 December as their year-end.
The table shows financial result of 6 companies.
|Stock||Net Profit ($m)||Change (%)||TY Dividend ($)||LY Dividend ($)||Remarks|
|Comfort Delgro||301.9||6.5||0.05||0.045||Full Year|
|SembCorp Marine||-289.6||nm||0.06||0.13||Full Year|
Net Profit in 2015 for OCBC rose 2.0% to $3,903 million. UOB’s net profit declined 1.2% in comparison. Current year total dividend for UOB is 90 cents due in part to a special dividend of 20 cents in 2015. (Last Year was 75 cents).
Net Profit for Comfort Delgro rose 6.5% in 2015. Net Profit for SATS rose 12.8% for the whole year. Both companies did well.
StarHub maintained a steady net profit for the whole year (+0.5%).
The following table shows the latest reported net asset values (NAV) of these companies. The Price to Book (P/B) ratios were computed based on share prices of 16 February 2016.
|Stock||NAV ($)||Share Price ($)||P/B|
All Price to Book (P/B) ratios are more than 1.00 except OCBC at 0.97 times of Net Asset Value.
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