KUALA LUMPUR (March 15): AmInvestment Bank Research (AmResearch) on Tuesday (March 15) maintained its “neutral” call on the property sector as it sees gradual recovery in the segment with risk of stagflation.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 15): KAF Research expects the property upcycle to gain momentum as the Covid-19 pandemic appears likely to transition to an endemic soon.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 8): Maybank Investment Bank (Maybank IB) Research on Wednesday upgraded the Malaysian property sector to "neutral" (from "negative") after the share prices of property stocks under its coverage have retreated by 10% to 20% to more realistic valuations.
Property sector: Anticipated robust sales in 4Q21 with pent-up demand could lead to strong 2022 earnings recovery — UOB Research
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 9): While developers’ property sales in the upcoming third quarter of 2021 (3Q21) financial reports could be weak amid the lockdown, UOB Research expects it to be more resilient this time versus 2Q20’s lockdown, thanks to ongoing digitalisation efforts (virtual marketing).
KUALA LUMPUR (July 6): The Malaysian property sector is expected to see its earnings recover 38% year-on-year (y-o-y) in 2021 from a low base, with digitalisation efforts cushioning the impact of the various lockdowns implemented this year, according to UOB Kay Hian.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 5): Maybank Investment Bank Research (Maybank IB Research) said today the worst is over for the property sector as it believes the sector should continue to be driven by a better economic outlook, historically low interest rate environment and pent-up demand.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 28): MIDF Research has upgraded the property sector to "positive" (from "neutral") and said new property sales outlook will improve gradually in the second half of calendar year 2020 (2HCY20) due to the National Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana) incentives.
PETALING JAYA (April 17): The ongoing Covid-19 outbreak has put a large dent on the global economy.
KUALA LUMUPUR (Jan 15): Affin Hwang Investment Bank Bhd has maintained its "neutral" call on the property sector and said market conditions remain challenging.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 16): TA Securities Research has upgraded the property sector to "Overweight" (from Neutral) and said since August 2019, developers' share prices were heavily bashed down amid concerns on rising property overhang and slow property demand due to financing issues.