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Sime Darby Bhd.

  • 2.54 MYR
  • -0.05
  • -1.93%
  • Malaysia
    Aug 16, 2018
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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 Berhad is a global trading and logistics player. It operates through the following divisions: Industrial Equipment, Motors, Logistics, Healthcare and Others. The Industrial division offers sales, rental and servicing of heavy equipment and engineering services. The Motors division assembles and distributes vehicles and the provision of after-sale services. The Logistics division engages in the management of port facilities, treatment and distribution of treated water. The Other division provides healthcare, insurance broking 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 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Financial Highlights

Jun 2017 MYRUSD
Gross Profit1,458M340.23M
Operating income486M113.41M
Income before tax1,007M234.99M
Net income615M143.51M
Diluted EPS0.360.08
Dividends Per Share0.230.05
Total Assets67,680M15,766.48M
Total liabilities29,174M6,796.26M
Total equity37,343M8,699.28M
Operating cash flow5,008M1,168.66M
Currency in MYRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Jun 2013Jun 2014Jun 2015Jun 2016Jun 2017
Revenue 46,812.30M 43,908M 43,728.70M 29,452M 31,087M
Gross Profit 4,634.40M 4,310M 3,406.20M 1,457M 1,458M
Operating income 3,673.60M 3,270.20M 2,457.50M 544M 486M
Income before tax 4,321.10M 3,864.40M 3,267.40M 1,046M 1,007M
Net income 3,348.20M 3,112.80M 2,430M 792M 615M
EBITDA 4,963.20M 4,465.40M 3,847.40M 1,098M 1,055M
Diluted EPS 0.55 0.53 0.39 0.38 0.36
Dividends Per Share 0.34 0.36 0.25 0.27 0.23
Total Assets 48,458.10M 50,936.20M 62,238.40M 64,509M 67,680M
Total liabilities 20,477M 21,470.90M 30,259.40M 30,963M 29,174M
Total equity 27,096.30M 28,588.60M 30,568.10M 32,395M 37,343M
Operating cash flow 3,377.90M 2,609.50M 2,922.90M 3,738M 5,008M
 Jun 2013Jun 2014Jun 2015Jun 2016Jun 2017
Revenue 15,189.21M 13,531.44M 12,654.06M 7,123.53M 7,254.44M
Gross Profit 1,503.72M 1,328.24M 985.67M 352.40M 340.23M
Operating income 1,191.97M 1,007.80M 711.14M 131.57M 113.41M
Income before tax 1,402.06M 1,190.92M 945.50M 252.99M 234.99M
Net income 1,086.39M 959.29M 703.18M 191.56M 143.51M
EBITDA 1,610.41M 1,376.13M 1,113.34M 265.57M 246.19M
Diluted EPS 0.18 0.16 0.11 0.09 0.08
Dividends Per Share 0.11 0.11 0.07 0.06 0.05
Total Assets 15,337.26M 15,863.03M 16,495.73M 16,001.24M 15,766.48M
Total liabilities 6,481.08M 6,686.67M 8,019.98M 7,680.26M 6,796.26M
Total equity 8,576.13M 8,903.33M 8,101.80M 8,035.47M 8,699.28M
Operating cash flow 1,096.02M 804.18M 845.81M 904.10M 1,168.66M

Valuation Measures

Jun 2017
Operating margin1.56%
Profit margin1.97%

Key executives

  • Group Chief Executive Officer & Director: Jeffri Salim Davidson
  • Group Chief Financial Officer: Encik Mustamir Mohamad
  • Group Head-Compliance & Corporate Assurance: John Edward Arkosi
  • Managing Director-Motors Division: Cheow Hock Lee
  • Managing Director-Industrial Division: Scott William Cameron


  • Permodalan Nasional Bhd. (46.1%)
  • Employees Provident Fund (10.3%)
  • Bumiputra Investment Foundation (6.0%)
  • Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (5.8%)
  • Public Mutual Bhd. (2.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.7%)
  • Great Eastern Life Assurance Co. Ltd. (1.2%)
  • Government of Malaysia (1.0%)
  • CIMB-Principal Asset Management Bhd. (0.9%)
  • Valuecap Sdn. Bhd. (0.8%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: Wisma Sime Darby, Jalan Raja Laut, Kuala Lumpur, 50350, Malaysia
  • Phone: +60.3.2691.4122

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Last Updated on 16 Aug, 2018

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