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Rectifier Technologies ASX:RFT Stock Report

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07 Oct, 2022


Company Financials
RFT fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health4/6

RFT Stock Overview

Rectifier Technologies Limited, together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures power rectifiers in Australia, Asia, North America, South America, Europe, and Oceania.

Rectifier Technologies Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Rectifier Technologies
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$0.034
52 Week HighAU$0.096
52 Week LowAU$0.03
1 Month Change-19.05%
3 Month Change-26.09%
1 Year Change7.94%
3 Year Change-38.18%
5 Year Change13.33%
Change since IPO-96.46%

Recent News & Updates

Sep 28
These 4 Measures Indicate That Rectifier Technologies (ASX:RFT) Is Using Debt Safely

These 4 Measures Indicate That Rectifier Technologies (ASX:RFT) Is Using Debt Safely

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett famously...

Mar 10
Rectifier Technologies (ASX:RFT) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Rectifier Technologies (ASX:RFT) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Warren Buffett famously said, 'Volatility is far from synonymous with risk.' So it might be obvious that you need to...

Shareholder Returns

RFTAU ElectricalAU Market

Return vs Industry: RFT exceeded the Australian Electrical industry which returned -66.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: RFT exceeded the Australian Market which returned -7.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is RFT's price volatile compared to industry and market?
RFT volatility
RFT Average Weekly Movement8.7%
Electrical Industry Average Movement9.6%
Market Average Movement9.3%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market16.3%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.2%

Stable Share Price: RFT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.

Volatility Over Time: RFT's weekly volatility has decreased from 18% to 9% over the past year.

About the Company

1992n/aYanbin Wang

Rectifier Technologies Limited, together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures power rectifiers in Australia, Asia, North America, South America, Europe, and Oceania. The company operates in four segments: Electronic Components; Electricity generation/ Distribution and Defence; Transport and Telecommunication; and Electric vehicles. It offers electronic components; rectifiers, controllers, accessories, and systems for the power generation, distribution, and defense industries; and power supplies for the transport and telecommunications industries.

Rectifier Technologies Fundamentals Summary

How do Rectifier Technologies's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
RFT fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$44.02m
Earnings (TTM)AU$491.96k
Revenue (TTM)AU$14.76m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
RFT income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueAU$5.56m
Gross ProfitAU$9.20m
Other ExpensesAU$8.71m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.00035
Gross Margin62.34%
Net Profit Margin3.33%
Debt/Equity Ratio56.4%

How did RFT perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is RFT undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 0/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for RFT?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

RFT key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue2.9x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA32.7x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does RFT's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

RFT PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for RFT vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average12.5x
ECL Excelsior Capital
SKS SKS Technologies Group
FOS FOS Capital
RFT Rectifier Technologies

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: RFT is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (97.1x) compared to the peer average (12.5x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does RFT's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Global Electrical Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: RFT is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (97.1x) compared to the Global Electrical industry average (21.5x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is RFT's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

RFT PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio97.1x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate RFT's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of RFT when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate RFT's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate RFT's fair value for valuation analysis.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Rectifier Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Rectifier Technologies has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

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  • Examine Rectifier Technologies's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  • Rectifier Technologies competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has Rectifier Technologies performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 1/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: RFT has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: RFT's current net profit margins (3.3%) are lower than last year (4.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: RFT's earnings have grown by 0.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: RFT's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: RFT had negative earnings growth (-9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electrical industry average (10.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: RFT's Return on Equity (5.3%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Rectifier Technologies's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: RFT's short term assets (A$16.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$8.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: RFT's short term assets (A$16.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$5.0M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: RFT has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: RFT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 36.6% to 56.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: RFT's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: RFT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.4x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Rectifier Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Rectifier Technologies Dividend Yield vs Market
How does Rectifier Technologies dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (Rectifier Technologies)0%
Market Bottom 25% (AU)2.7%
Market Top 25% (AU)6.9%
Industry Average (Electrical)1.4%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Rectifier Technologies)n/a

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate RFT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate RFT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RFT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RFT's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: RFT is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as RFT has not reported any payouts.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average board tenure


Yanbin Wang





Mr. Yanbin Wang has been the Chief Executive Officer of Rectifier Technologies Limited since October 13, 2010. Mr. Wang served as the Chief Operations Officer of Tianjin IC Card Public Network Company of T...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Yanbin Wang's Compensation vs Rectifier Technologies Earnings
How has Yanbin Wang's remuneration changed compared to Rectifier Technologies's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Jun 30 2022n/an/a


Mar 31 2022n/an/a


Dec 31 2021n/an/a


Sep 30 2021n/an/a


Jun 30 2021AU$387kAU$296k


Mar 31 2021n/an/a


Dec 31 2020n/an/a


Sep 30 2020n/an/a


Jun 30 2020AU$426kAU$353k


Mar 31 2020n/an/a


Dec 31 2019n/an/a


Sep 30 2019n/an/a


Jun 30 2019AU$367kAU$304k


Mar 31 2019n/an/a


Dec 31 2018n/an/a


Sep 30 2018n/an/a


Jun 30 2018AU$354kAU$297k


Mar 31 2018n/an/a


Dec 31 2017n/an/a


Sep 30 2017n/an/a


Jun 30 2017AU$1mAU$269k


Mar 31 2017n/an/a


Dec 31 2016n/an/a


Sep 30 2016n/an/a


Jun 30 2016AU$339kAU$273k


Compensation vs Market: Yanbin's total compensation ($USD248.81K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD274.83K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Yanbin's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Board Members

Experienced Board: RFT's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.1 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

ASX:RFT Recent Insider Transactions by Companies or Individuals
DateValueNameEntityRoleSharesMax Price
24 Mar 22SellAU$35,857Valentino VescoviIndividual600,000AU$0.06

Ownership Breakdown

What is the ownership structure of RFT?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Private Companies313,812,61922.8%
General Public389,769,97628.3%
Individual Insiders672,118,00748.9%

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Top 23 shareholders own 71.67% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
Pudu Investment (Australia) Pty Ltd
224,643,616A$7.6m0%no data
Shing Yung
150,000,000A$5.1m0%no data
Malcolm Duncan
99,097,726A$3.4m0%no data
Songwu Lu
79,443,260A$2.7m0%no data
Li Lei
68,460,000A$2.3m0%no data
Furong Zhu
50,750,000A$1.7m0%no data
Weiguo Xie
43,214,823A$1.5m0%no data
Finlink LLC
40,000,000A$1.4m0%no data
Valentino Vescovi
37,040,000A$1.3m0%no data
Yanbin Wang
30,000,000A$1.0m0%no data
Nigel Machin
22,010,000A$748.3k0%no data
Nicholas Yeoh
20,500,000A$697.0k0%no data
Rita Hanna
19,428,771A$660.6k0%no data
Makram Hanna
19,428,771A$660.6k0%no data
Glenda Vescovi
15,300,000A$520.2k0%no data
Australian Exports & Industrialisation Super Pty Ltd
14,000,000A$476.0k0%no data
Topaz Investments Pty Ltd
13,837,650A$470.5k0%no data
Genista Court Pty Ltd
11,848,272A$402.8k0%no data
Kangsav Pty Ltd.
9,483,081A$322.4k0%no data
Paul Davis
5,000,000A$170.0k0%no data
Anthony Rockman
4,838,553A$164.5k0%no data
Rockman Raymond
4,838,553A$164.5k0%no data
Seong Lee
2,767,550A$94.1k0%no data

Company Information

Rectifier Technologies Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Rectifier Technologies Limited
  • Ticker: RFT
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 1992
  • Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$44.022m
  • Shares outstanding: 1.38b
  • Website:


  • Rectifier Technologies Limited
  • 97 Highbury Road
  • Burwood
  • Victoria
  • 3125
  • Australia


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
RFTASX (Australian Securities Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDOct 1994
RFTCHIA (Chi-X Australia)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDOct 1994

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/10/07 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/10/07 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/06/30

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.