Property transactions in Malaysia is expected to continue seeing low volumes of transactions due to the prolonged pandemic lockdown, weak buyer sentiment, political uncertainties and etc.
With the extension of HOC and rising target for daily vaccination, will property counters make a comeback?
Some of the counters like Ecoworld and SP Setia are already showing uptrend in terms of share price. Before Covid-19, property counters have been trading at price-to-RNAV of around 0.6x. But now in average the P/RNAV ratio has risen to 0.7x due to Covid impact.
Here's a list of analyst TP on a few big property players in Malaysia right now. With the expected earnings recovery after pandemic and potential upcoming election, what is your pick right now?
UEMS has been trading at a huge RNAV discount of up to 85% by RHB while UOA Dev is supported with good yields. Some of the companies are trading at sub P/B ratio of 0.5x which is quite attractive.
So, what's your preferred pick?