GEM Co., Ltd. operates in the recycling industry in China and internationally. More Details
High growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has GEM's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 002340 is more volatile than 90% of CN stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 002340's weekly volatility (10%) 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: 002340 exceeded the CN Metals and Mining industry which returned 46% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 002340 exceeded the CN Market which returned 25.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is GEM's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is GEM 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: 002340 (CN¥10.23) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CN¥0.51)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 002340 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 002340 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (85.2x) compared to the CN Metals and Mining industry average (27.2x).
PE vs Market: 002340 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (85.2x) compared to the CN market (30.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 002340 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 002340 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the CN Metals and Mining industry average (2.4x).
How is GEM forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 002340's forecast earnings growth (32.4% per year) is above the savings rate (3.3%).
Earnings vs Market: 002340's earnings (32.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the CN market (21% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 002340's revenue (21.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the CN market (16.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 002340's revenue (21.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 002340's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.6%).
How has GEM performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 002340 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 002340's current net profit margins (4.2%) are lower than last year (5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 002340's earnings have grown by 15.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 002340's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 002340 had negative earnings growth (-13.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Metals and Mining industry average (40.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 002340's Return on Equity (4.2%) is considered low.
How is GEM's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 002340's short term assets (CN¥16.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥14.6B).
Long Term Liabilities: 002340's short term assets (CN¥16.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥2.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 002340's debt to equity ratio (65.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 002340's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 113.1% to 65.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 002340's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.3%).
Interest Coverage: 002340's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.3x coverage).
What is GEM current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 002340's dividend (0.15%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (0.47%).
High Dividend: 002340's dividend (0.15%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (1.86%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 002340 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: 002340 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: 002340 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 002340's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the CN market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Kai Hua Xu (54 yo)
Mr. Kai Hua Xu serves as General Manager at GEM Co., Ltd. Mr. Xu serves as the Chairman of GEM Co., Ltd. He has been an Executive Director of Fengcheng Xinyuanxing New Materials Co., Ltd. since October 20,...
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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 15.3%.
GEM Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: GEM Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: 2340
- Exchange: SZSE
- Founded: 2001
- Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CN¥48.935b
- Shares outstanding: 4.78b
- Website: https://www.gemchina.com
Number of Employees
- GEM Co., Ltd.
- Marina Bay Center
- 20th Floor
- Guangdong Province
GEM Co., Ltd. operates in the recycling industry in China and internationally. The company offers remanufactured battery raw materials, such as nickel, cobalt, manganese, copper, aluminum, iron, and lithiu...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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