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5 Largest, Best-Performing SGX Industrials Stocks Returned 34% in YTD


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13 December 2019

  • The Industrials Sector was the top net buy sector on SGX in Nov 2019, garnering net institutional inflows of S$112.4 million. This reversed net outflows of S$25.7 million and S$17.8 million in Oct and Sept respectively.

  • The 10 largest Industrials stocks on SGX have a combined market cap of more than S$55 billion, and are involved in the following segments: industrial conglomerates, construction & engineering, air freight & logistics, transportation, aerospace & defence, human resource & employment services, as well as diversified support services.

  • Among the 10, the 5 best performers in the 2019 YTD were: CITIC Envirotech (+44.9%), SBS Transit (+41.9%), Vicom Ltd (+35.7%), SIA Engineering (+28.4%) and ST Engineering (+19.4%). These five have averaged a YTD total return of 34.1%.




SGX lists more than 200 stocks in the Industrials Sector, which was the top net buy sector in November 2019, garnering net institutional inflows of S$112.4 million. This reversed net outflows of S$25.7 million and S$17.8 million in October and September respectively. 



net institutional inflows of S$112.4 million to industrial sector

Source: SGX data



The 10 largest Industrials stocks by market capitalisation on SGX are involved in the following business segments: industrial conglomerates, construction & engineering, air freight & logistics, transportation, aerospace & defence, human resource & employment services, as well as diversified support services. These 10 stocks have a combined market cap of nearly S$55 billion.

Among them, the five best performers in the 2019 year-to-date were: CITIC Envirotech (+44.9%), SBS Transit (+41.9%), Vicom Ltd (+35.7%), SIA Engineering (+28.4%) and ST Engineering (+19.4%). They have averaged a YTD total return of 34.1%, which brings their three-year average total return to 34.9%.


The table below details the 10 largest, best-performing Industrials plays on SGX, sorted by YTD total returns.

Name SGX
Code
Market
Cap
(S$)
Total
Return
YTD
%
Total
Return
3 Yr
%
CITIC ENVIROTECH CEE 1,314,004,352 44.9 -10.1
SBS TRANSIT S61 1,153,566,592 41.9 97.8
VICOM LTD V01 674,565,632 35.7 59.7
SIA ENGINEERING S59 3,136,878,080 28.4 -6.9
ST ENGINEERING S63 12,500,008,960 19.4 34.0
COMFORTDELGRO CORP C52 5,262,793,728 17.8 6.4
KEPPEL CORP BN4 12,169,742,336 17.3 25.2
SATS LTD S58 5,535,035,392 10.4 16.5
SINGAPORE POST S08 2,070,035,840 4.2 -31.8
SINGAPORE AIRLINES C6L 10,701,708,288 -1.0 1.3
Average 21.9 19.2

Source: Bloomberg & StockFacts (data as of 11 Dec 2019)







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