IGB REIT (IGB) is a retail REIT that owns 2 properties in Kuala Lumpur. One is Mid-Valley Megamall and the other is The Gardens Mall.
With market cap at RM 6.5 Billions, IGB is the second largest REIT in Malaysia after KLCC Property Holdings Berhad, which is a stapled group.
Occupancy is high at 99%. WALE (estimated) is slightly short at 1.61 years where the highest least expiry of 39.2% is in this year, as per the latest annual report. Weighted average land lease expiry is slightly short at 83 years.
Gearing ratio is low at 23.4%. Cost of debt is moderate at 4.4%. All of IGB debts are fixed and secured. Interest cover ratio is high at 5.6 times. WADE is long at 4.2 years where the highest debt maturity of 98.8% falls in the year 2022.
Top geographical and top property contributions are high at 100% and 70.1%. Top tenant contribution is low at 9.5%. Top 10 tenants contribution by NLA is moderate at 49%.
Key Financial Metrics
Property yield, distribution on capital and distribution margin are high at 6.5%, 5% and 54.2% respectively. Management fee is competitive in which unitholders receive $7.90 distribution for every dollar paid.
If we look at pre-COVID time, DPU is quite stable from 2017 to 2019. NAV per unit maintains throughout the 5 years. Interest cover ratio is improved since the issuance of medium term notes in 3Q 2017. Due to the usage of medium term note to repay term loan in 3Q 2017, therefore interest cover surges in that quarter. Property yield is improving since 2016 but start dropping in 2020 due to COVID. Distribution margin started to drop slightly since 2018.
i) Average Dividend Yield - Average yield at 5.15 %, apply the past 4 quarters DPU of 7.06 cents will get RM 1.37.
ii) Average Price/NAV - Average value is at 1.53, apply the latest NAV of S$ 1.073 will get RM 1.64.
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The recent performance has been greatly impacted due to COVID and MCO. In the current RMCO period, the retail crowd has seen returning which should help in improving IGB performance in the coming quarters.
For more information, you could refer:
SREITs Dashboard - Detailed information on individual Singapore REIT as well as summary
SREITs Data - Overview of Singapore REIT
REIT Analysis - List of previous REIT analysis posts
REIT Investing Community - Facebook Group where members share and discuss REIT topic
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