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HVN

Harvey Norman Holdings ASX:HVN Stock Report

Last Price

AU$4.32

Market Cap

AU$5.4b

7D

2.1%

1Y

-23.4%

Updated

09 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
HVN fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends5/6

HVN Stock Overview

Harvey Norman Holdings Limited engages in the integrated retail, franchise, property, and digital system businesses.

Harvey Norman Holdings Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Harvey Norman Holdings
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$4.32
52 Week HighAU$5.91
52 Week LowAU$3.53
Beta0.80
1 Month Change9.37%
3 Month Change-4.64%
1 Year Change-23.40%
3 Year Change-4.85%
5 Year Change0%
Change since IPO2,534.15%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 23
These 4 Measures Indicate That Harvey Norman Holdings (ASX:HVN) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

These 4 Measures Indicate That Harvey Norman Holdings (ASX:HVN) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well

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May 21
Harvey Norman Holdings (ASX:HVN) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

Harvey Norman Holdings (ASX:HVN) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

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Apr 09
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Mar 28
Is Harvey Norman Holdings Limited (ASX:HVN) Trading At A 30% Discount?

Is Harvey Norman Holdings Limited (ASX:HVN) Trading At A 30% Discount?

Today we'll do a simple run through of a valuation method used to estimate the attractiveness of Harvey Norman Holdings...

Shareholder Returns

HVNAU Multiline RetailAU Market
7D2.1%-1.3%0.7%
1Y-23.4%-26.0%-8.0%

Return vs Industry: HVN exceeded the Australian Multiline Retail industry which returned -26% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HVN underperformed the Australian Market which returned -8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is HVN's price volatile compared to industry and market?
HVN volatility
HVN Average Weekly Movement4.7%
Multiline Retail Industry Average Movement4.7%
Market Average Movement10.5%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market17.6%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.6%

Stable Share Price: HVN is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: HVN's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19826,183Katie Pagehttps://www.harveynormanholdings.com.au

Harvey Norman Holdings Limited engages in the integrated retail, franchise, property, and digital system businesses. Its franchises and sells products in various categories, including electrical goods, furniture, computerized communications, bedding and Manchester, kitchen and small appliances, bathroom and tiles, and carpets and floorings. The company operates 192 franchised complexes under the Harvey Norman, Domayne, and Joyce Mayne brands in Australia; and 107 company-operated stores under the Harvey Norman brand in New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Slovenia, Croatia, Ireland, and Northern Ireland.

Harvey Norman Holdings Fundamentals Summary

How do Harvey Norman Holdings's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
HVN fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$5.36b
Earnings (TTM)AU$810.30m
Revenue (TTM)AU$2.77b

6.6x

P/E Ratio

1.9x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
HVN income statement (TTM)
RevenueAU$2.77b
Cost of RevenueAU$1.85b
Gross ProfitAU$923.23m
Other ExpensesAU$112.94m
EarningsAU$810.30m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Aug 31, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)0.65
Gross Margin33.34%
Net Profit Margin29.26%
Debt/Equity Ratio11.4%

How did HVN perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

8.1%

Current Dividend Yield

54%

Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

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

Valuation Score

5/6

Valuation Score 5/6

  • 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 HVN?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

HVN 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/Revenue2.4x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA6.1x
PEG Ratio-0.7x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

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

HVN PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for HVN vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average18.1x
WES Wesfarmers
24.5x7.6%AU$53.0b
TRS Reject Shop
26x44.5%AU$165.6m
JBH JB Hi-Fi
10.2x-9.4%AU$4.8b
PMV Premier Investments
13.7x1.3%AU$3.3b
HVN Harvey Norman Holdings
6.6x-10.1%AU$5.4b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: HVN is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.6x) compared to the peer average (18.1x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does HVN's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Global Multiline Retail Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: HVN is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.6x) compared to the Global Multiline Retail industry average (16.2x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is HVN'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.

HVN PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio6.6x
Fair PE Ratio12x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: HVN is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.6x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: HVN (A$4.32) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$8.98)

Significantly Below Fair Value: HVN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Analyst Price Targets

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

Analyst Forecast: Target price is less than 20% higher than the current share price.


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Future Growth

How is Harvey Norman Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?

Future Growth Score

0/6

Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


-10.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: HVN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-10.1% per year).

Earnings vs Market: HVN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-10.1% per year).

High Growth Earnings: HVN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: HVN's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Australian market (5.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: HVN's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: HVN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.7%).


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Past Performance

How has Harvey Norman Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

4/6

Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


17.0%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: HVN has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: HVN's current net profit margins (29.3%) are higher than last year (28.8%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: HVN's earnings have grown by 17% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: HVN's earnings growth over the past year (11.2%) is below its 5-year average (17% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: HVN earnings growth over the past year (11.2%) exceeded the Multiline Retail industry -3.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: HVN's Return on Equity (19.6%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Harvey Norman Holdings's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: HVN's short term assets (A$1.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (A$1.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: HVN's short term assets (A$1.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (A$1.7B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: HVN's net debt to equity ratio (0.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: HVN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 21.9% to 11.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: HVN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (151.6%).

Interest Coverage: HVN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (47.1x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Harvey Norman Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


8.10%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: HVN's dividend (8.1%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.65%).

High Dividend: HVN's dividend (8.1%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (6.3%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: HVN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: HVN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (53.8%), HVN's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (68.6%), HVN's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.


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Management

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

12.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Katie Page (65 yo)

23.5yrs

Tenure

AU$3,863,116

Compensation

Ms. Kay Lesley Harvey Page, also known as Katie, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Harvey Norman Holdings Limited since February 1999 and has overall executive responsibility for the operations of th...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Katie's total compensation ($USD2.70M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD1.99M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: HVN's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: HVN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 20.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Harvey Norman Holdings Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Harvey Norman Holdings Limited
  • Ticker: HVN
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 1982
  • Industry: General Merchandise Stores
  • Sector: Retail
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$5.360b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.25b
  • Website: https://www.harveynormanholdings.com.au

Number of Employees


Location

  • Harvey Norman Holdings Limited
  • A1 Richmond Road
  • Homebush West
  • New South Wales
  • 2140
  • Australia

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/09 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/09 00:00
Earnings2021/12/31
Annual Earnings2021/06/30


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.