TSX:HR.UN

Stock Analysis Report

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION
Header cover image

H&R Real Estate Investment Trust

Market Cap

CA$5.0b

Last Updated

2021/06/12 04:31 UTC

Data Sources

Company Financials +

Executive Summary

H&R REIT is one of Canada's largest real estate investment trusts with total assets of approximately $13.3 billion at September 30, 2020. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Undervalued with questionable track record.

Share Price & News

How has H&R Real Estate Investment Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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

Volatility Over Time: HR.UN's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

2.2%

HR.UN

1.9%

CA REITs

0.3%

CA Market


1 Year Return

56.2%

HR.UN

24.1%

CA REITs

37.0%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: HR.UN exceeded the Canadian REITs industry which returned 24.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HR.UN exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 37% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

HR.UNIndustryMarket
7 Day2.2%1.9%0.3%
30 Day8.6%5.7%4.6%
90 Day11.3%9.5%6.0%
1 Year65.3%56.2%30.7%24.1%41.4%37.0%
3 Year-1.3%-18.3%29.9%10.7%32.5%20.0%
5 Year5.4%-23.1%46.1%10.6%62.6%38.2%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is H&R Real Estate Investment Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is H&R Real Estate Investment Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: HR.UN (CA$16.6) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$39.93)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: HR.UN is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.6x) compared to the Canadian REITs industry average (11.5x).

PE vs Market: HR.UN is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.6x) compared to the Canadian market (15.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HR.UN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: HR.UN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the CA REITs industry average (0.9x).


Future Growth

How is H&R Real Estate Investment Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

1.4%

Forecasted annual revenue growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if HR.UN's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.5%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if HR.UN's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: HR.UN's revenue (1.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (5.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: HR.UN's revenue (1.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if HR.UN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Past Performance

How has H&R Real Estate Investment Trust performed over the past 5 years?

-34.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: HR.UN has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: HR.UN became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: HR.UN's earnings have declined by 34% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: HR.UN has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: HR.UN has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the REITs industry (-25.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: HR.UN's Return on Equity (9%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is H&R Real Estate Investment Trust's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: HR.UN's short term assets (CA$135.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$437.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: HR.UN's short term assets (CA$135.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$6.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: HR.UN's debt to equity ratio (103.7%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: HR.UN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 101.3% to 103.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: HR.UN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (7.2%).

Interest Coverage: HR.UN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is H&R Real Estate Investment Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

4.16%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayJun 12 2021Ex Dividend DateJun 21 2021Dividend Pay DateJul 07 202116 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 8 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: HR.UN's dividend (4.16%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.53%).

High Dividend: HR.UN's dividend (4.16%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (4.45%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

Growing Dividend: HR.UN's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: HR.UN is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


Next Steps

Management

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

7.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Tom Hofstedter (66 yo)

24.5yrs

Tenure

CA$3,600,000

Compensation

Mr. Thomas J. Hofstedter, also known as Tom, has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of H&R Real Estate Investment Trust since December 1996 and H&R Finance Trust since October 2008. Mr. Hofsted...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Tom's total compensation ($USD2.96M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD3.08M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: HR.UN's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.4 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: HR.UN's board of directors are considered experienced (4 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

H&R Real Estate Investment Trust's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: H&R Real Estate Investment Trust
  • Ticker: HR.UN
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 1996
  • Industry: Diversified REITs
  • Sector: Real Estate
  • Implied Market Cap: CA$5.009b
  • Market Cap: CA$4.762b
  • Shares outstanding: 301.78m
  • Website: https://www.hr-reit.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • H&R Real Estate Investment Trust
  • 3625 Dufferin Street
  • Suite 500
  • Toronto
  • Ontario
  • M3K 1N4
  • Canada

Listings


Biography

H&R REIT is one of Canada's largest real estate investment trusts with total assets of approximately $13.3 billion at September 30, 2020. H&R REIT has ownership interests in a North American portfolio of h...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/06/12 04:31
End of Day Share Price2021/06/11 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.