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Sime Darby Bhd.

  • 2.15 MYR
  • +0.04
  • +1.90%
  • Malaysia
    Aug 20, 2019
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Company Background

Sime Darby is a Malaysian conglomerate with businesses in plantations, industrial equipment, automotives, property and energy.

As a diversified multinational company with a staff of more than 100,000, operating in 23 countries, Sime Darby plays a key role in the Malaysian economy. Its plantation division is the world's largest producer of palm oil, accounting for about 2.47 million tons, or 5% of global crude palm oil, annually.

Sime Darby Plantation operates upstream and downstream businesses, turning palm oil into consumer products such as cooking oil and detergents. The division owns about 8,600 sq. km of plantation land -- 12 times the size of Singapore -- in Malaysia, Indonesia and Liberia.

The group has dealerships to distribute heavy industry equipment and luxury marques such as BMW, Rolls-Royce and Porsche in the Asia Pacific region. In property development, Sime Darby builds townships in Malaysia and abroad. Mohd Bakke Salleh has been the president of the company since 2010. He formerly worked with state fund Permodalan Nasional, Sime Darby's major shareholder.

Business Summary

Sime Darby Bhd. is an investment holding company, which engages in the trading and logistics activities. It operates through the following segments: Industrial, Motors, Logistics, Healthcare, and Others. The Industrial segment includes sales, rental and servicing of equipment, and engineering services. The Motors segment involves in the assembly and distribution of vehicles and the provision of after-sales services. The Logistics segment manages port facilities and treats and distributes treated water. The Healthcare segment offers healthcare services. The Others segment refers to the insurance broking, provision of shared services, and other general investments. The company was founded by Alexander Guthrie, Daniel Harrison, Smith Harrison, Joseph Crosfield, William Middleton Sime, Henry d'Esterre Darby, and Herbert Mitford Darby in 1910 and is headquartered in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

Financial Highlights

Jun 2018 MYRUSD
Gross Profit1,699M416.91M
Operating income780M191.40M
Income before tax1,065M261.33M
Net income618M151.64M
Diluted EPS0.280.06
Dividends Per Share0.060.01
Total Assets24,873M6,157.44M
Total liabilities9,961M2,465.89M
Total equity14,370M3,557.37M
Operating cash flow1,229M301.58M
Currency in MYRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Jun 2014Jun 2015Jun 2016Jun 2017Jun 2018
Revenue 43,908M 43,728.70M 29,452M 31,087M 33,828M
Gross Profit 4,310M 3,406.20M 1,457M 1,458M 1,699M
Operating income 3,270.20M 2,457.50M 544M 486M 780M
Income before tax 3,864.40M 3,267.40M 1,046M 1,007M 1,065M
Net income 3,112.80M 2,430M 792M 615M 618M
EBITDA 4,465.40M 3,847.40M 1,098M 1,055M 1,393M
Diluted EPS 0.53 0.39 0.38 0.36 0.28
Dividends Per Share 0.36 0.25 0.27 0.23 0.06
Total Assets 50,936.20M 62,238.40M 64,509M 67,680M 24,873M
Total liabilities 21,470.90M 30,259.40M 30,963M 29,174M 9,961M
Total equity 28,588.60M 30,568.10M 32,395M 37,343M 14,370M
Operating cash flow 2,609.50M 2,922.90M 3,738M 5,008M 1,229M
 Jun 2014Jun 2015Jun 2016Jun 2017Jun 2018
Revenue 13,531.44M 12,654.06M 7,123.53M 7,254.44M 8,300.93M
Gross Profit 1,328.24M 985.67M 352.40M 340.23M 416.91M
Operating income 1,007.80M 711.14M 131.57M 113.41M 191.40M
Income before tax 1,190.92M 945.50M 252.99M 234.99M 261.33M
Net income 959.29M 703.18M 191.56M 143.51M 151.64M
EBITDA 1,376.13M 1,113.34M 265.57M 246.19M 341.82M
Diluted EPS 0.16 0.11 0.09 0.08 0.06
Dividends Per Share 0.11 0.07 0.06 0.05 0.01
Total Assets 15,863.03M 16,495.73M 16,001.24M 15,766.48M 6,157.44M
Total liabilities 6,686.67M 8,019.98M 7,680.26M 6,796.26M 2,465.89M
Total equity 8,903.33M 8,101.80M 8,035.47M 8,699.28M 3,557.37M
Operating cash flow 804.18M 845.81M 904.10M 1,168.66M 301.58M

Valuation Measures

Jun 2018
Operating margin2.30%
Profit margin1.82%

Key executives

  • Group Chief Executive Officer & Director: Jeffri Salim Davidson
  • Group Chief Financial Officer: Encik Mustamir Mohamad
  • Vice President-Plantation Downstream Department: Zainal Abidin Bin Shariff
  • Managing Director-Industrial Division: Scott William Cameron
  • Managing Director-Logistics Division: Chi Tim Lee


  • Permodalan Nasional Bhd. (45.0%)
  • Employees Provident Fund (9.9%)
  • Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (7.0%)
  • Bumiputra Investment Foundation (4.0%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management) (2.3%)
  • Public Mutual Bhd. (2.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.8%)
  • Principal Asset Management Bhd. (0.8%)
  • Great Eastern Life Assurance Co. Ltd. (0.8%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (0.8%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Level 9, Menara Sime Darby, Oasis Corporate Park, Petaling Jaya, 47301, Malaysia
  • Phone: +60.3.7623.2000

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