PETALING JAYA (June 18): With increasing consolidation in the property sector, the market is seeing the industry being dominated by a few players with landbank that carried an estimated gross development value (GDV) of close to RM100 billion, said Public Investment Bank Bhd (PublicInvest Research).
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 16): The construction industry saw a recovery in sentiment in 2019, amid news of the government’s intention to revive several mega infrastructure projects that were put on hold or postponed after the government change in 2018.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 19): Atrium Real Estate Investment Trust plans to raise up to RM999 million by establishing a medium-term note (MTN) programme to part-finance the purchase of properties in Penang.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 3): Pasdec Holdings Bhd shareholders have been told to reject the takeover bid launched by its substantial shareholder Datuk Seri Tew Kim Thin, which has been deemed "not fair and not reasonable" by independent adviser Public Investment Bank Bhd (PIVB).
KUALA LUMPUR (May 30): Gamuda Bhd shares fell 6.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Analysts are holding their earnings forecast for S P Setia Bhd after it won the tender for a plot of prime land in Singapore, amid concern over the group’s valuation due to the high cost of the land.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 19): Public Investment Bank Bhd Research has initiated coverage on UEM Sunrise Bhd with an “Outperform” rating and target price of RM1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 23): Public Investment Bank Bhd has maintained its “Overweight” rating on the property sector, but cautioned demand remains soft due to deteriorating affordability and more stringent lending weighing down on it.