Western Superconducting Technologies Co., Ltd. More Details
High growth potential with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has Western Superconducting Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 688122 is more volatile than 75% of CN stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 688122's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of CN stocks.
7 Day Return
CN Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
CN Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: 688122 exceeded the CN Metals and Mining industry which returned 38.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 688122 exceeded the CN Market which returned 24.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Western Superconducting Technologies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Western Superconducting Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 688122 (CN¥52.47) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CN¥3.35)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 688122 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 688122 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (62.4x) compared to the CN Metals and Mining industry average (32.5x).
PE vs Market: 688122 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (62.4x) compared to the CN market (33.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 688122 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 688122 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (8.2x) compared to the CN Metals and Mining industry average (2.3x).
How is Western Superconducting Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 688122's forecast earnings growth (31.3% per year) is above the savings rate (3.3%).
Earnings vs Market: 688122's earnings (31.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the CN market (23.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 688122's revenue (25.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the CN market (17.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 688122's revenue (25.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 688122's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.2%).
How has Western Superconducting Technologies performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 688122 has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 688122's current net profit margins (17.5%) are higher than last year (10.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 688122's earnings have grown by 12% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 688122's earnings growth over the past year (134.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (12% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 688122 earnings growth over the past year (134.3%) exceeded the Metals and Mining industry 15.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 688122's Return on Equity (12.8%) is considered low.
How is Western Superconducting Technologies's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 688122's short term assets (CN¥4.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥2.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: 688122's short term assets (CN¥4.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥653.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 688122's debt to equity ratio (49.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 688122's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 91.5% to 49.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 688122's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: 688122's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12x coverage).
What is Western Superconducting Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 688122's dividend (0.76%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (0.44%).
High Dividend: 688122's dividend (0.76%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (1.82%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether 688122's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.
Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if 688122's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (47.6%), 688122's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Yong Feng (52 yo)
Mr. Yong Feng, Ph.D., has been General Manager and Director of Western Superconducting Technologies Co., Ltd., since October 2008. Mr. Feng is the Chairman of the Board of Xi'an Jueneng Superconducting Mag...
Experienced Board: 688122's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Western Superconducting Technologies Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Western Superconducting Technologies Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: 688122
- Exchange: SHSE
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Steel
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CN¥23.154b
- Shares outstanding: 441.27m
- Website: https://www.c-wst.com
Number of Employees
- Western Superconducting Technologies Co., Ltd.
- No.12, Ming Guang Road
- Economic & Technological Development Zone
- Shaanxi Province
Western Superconducting Technologies Co., Ltd. researches, develops, manufactures, and sells superconducting materials and titanium alloys for superconducting magnets and aviation industry. The company off...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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