For QE28/2/2017, Pantech's net profit rose 77% q-o-q or 54% y-o-y to RM11 million while its revenue increased by 54% q-o-q or 40% y-o-y to RM153 million. The better Group performance was mainly due to the increase in sales demand and delivery for RAPID projects.
Table: Pantech's last 8 quarterly results
Graph: Pantech's last 30 quarterly results
Pantech (closed at RM0.61 yesterday) is now trading at a PE of 13 times (based on last 4 quarters' EPS of 4.73 sen). Dividend yield is at 3.0%. At these multiples, Pantech is deemed reasonably priced for a stock in the O&G sector which is poised for recovery.
Pantech is in a long-term uptrend line, with support at RM0.45.
Chart: Pantech's weekly chart as at April 25, 2017 (Source: Malaysiastock.biz)
Based satisfactory financial performance, fair valuation & positive technical outlook, Pantech is a good stock for long-term investment.
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