SZSE:002460

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Executive Summary

Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells lithium products in Mainland China, Hong Kong, rest of Asia, the European Union, North America, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

High growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Ganfeng Lithium's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 002460 is more volatile than 90% of CN stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 12% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 002460's weekly volatility (12%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of CN stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-23.6%

2460

-4.2%

CN Metals and Mining

-6.5%

CN Market


1 Year Return

90.5%

2460

36.1%

CN Metals and Mining

26.9%

CN Market

Return vs Industry: 002460 exceeded the CN Metals and Mining industry which returned 36.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 002460 exceeded the CN Market which returned 26.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

2460IndustryMarket
7 Day-23.6%-4.2%-6.5%
30 Day-23.4%1.7%-4.1%
90 Day28.2%9.7%2.9%
1 Year91.4%90.5%38.3%36.1%29.0%26.9%
3 Year114.0%108.9%5.6%0.3%28.5%22.1%
5 Year750.2%726.3%29.9%23.5%45.1%35.0%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Ganfeng Lithium's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Ganfeng Lithium undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

353.44x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 002460 (CN¥99.02) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CN¥70.7)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 002460 is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 002460 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (353.4x) compared to the CN Metals and Mining industry average (34.6x).

PE vs Market: 002460 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (353.4x) compared to the CN market (34.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 002460 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5.5x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 002460 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (13.3x) compared to the CN Metals and Mining industry average (2.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Ganfeng Lithium forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?

64.5%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 002460's forecast earnings growth (64.5% per year) is above the savings rate (3.3%).

Earnings vs Market: 002460's earnings (64.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the CN market (24.8% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: 002460's revenue (36.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the CN market (18.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 002460's revenue (36.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 002460's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.8%).


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Past Performance

How has Ganfeng Lithium performed over the past 5 years?

8.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 002460 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 002460's current net profit margins (7.2%) are lower than last year (12.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 002460's earnings have grown by 8.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 002460's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 002460 had negative earnings growth (-48.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Metals and Mining industry average (6.7%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 002460's Return on Equity (2.9%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Ganfeng Lithium's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 002460's short term assets (CN¥9.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥4.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: 002460's short term assets (CN¥9.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥5.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 002460's debt to equity ratio (52.5%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 002460's debt to equity ratio has increased from 20% to 52.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 002460's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (9.9%).

Interest Coverage: 002460's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.7x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Ganfeng Lithium current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.30%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 002460's dividend (0.3%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (0.4%).

High Dividend: 002460's dividend (0.3%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (1.8%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 002460's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 002460's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (107.1%), 002460's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: 002460's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (30.4% payout ratio).


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Management

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

6.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Liangbin Li (53 yo)

no data

Tenure

CN¥764,000

Compensation

Mr. Liangbin Li has been Executive Chairman of Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd. since December 6, 2007 and also has been its President since December 27, 2010, Executive Director since December 29, 2017 and Chief...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Liangbin's total compensation ($USD118.03K) is below average for companies of similar size in the CN market ($USD326.51K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Liangbin Li
CEO, President & Executive Chairmanno dataCN¥764.00k20.93%
CN¥ 27.1b
Xiaoshen Wang
Executive Vice Chairman & VP10.17yrsCN¥702.00k7.49%
CN¥ 9.7b
Zhaonan Deng
VP & Executive Director7.17yrsCN¥4.56m0.18%
CN¥ 231.1m
Haibo Shen
Executive Director0.33yrCN¥4.62m0.82%
CN¥ 1.1b
Manying Yang
VP & CFO6.83yrsCN¥324.80k0.082%
CN¥ 105.8m
Jian Hua Xu
Vice Presidentno dataCN¥385.60k0.028%
CN¥ 36.6m
Ming Ouyang
VP & Secretary of the Board6.67yrsCN¥385.60kno data
Yuchen Ren
Joint Company Secretary2.33yrsno datano data
Kai Cheong Cheung
Joint Company Secretary2.33yrsno datano data

6.8yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 002460's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Liangbin Li
CEO, President & Executive Chairmanno dataCN¥764.00k20.93%
CN¥ 27.1b
Xiaoshen Wang
Executive Vice Chairman & VP10.17yrsCN¥702.00k7.49%
CN¥ 9.7b
Zhaonan Deng
VP & Executive Director7.17yrsCN¥4.56m0.18%
CN¥ 231.1m
Haibo Shen
Executive Director0.33yrCN¥4.62m0.82%
CN¥ 1.1b
Sze Wing Wong
Independent Non-Executive Director2.58yrsno datano data
Huaping Guo
Supervisor0.92yrCN¥73.00kno data
Jun Liu
Independent Non-Executive Director4.92yrsCN¥80.00kno data
Jianguo Yu
Non-Executive Director0.92yrno datano data
Juanjuan Yang
Non-Executive Director0.92yrno datano data
Yixin Xu
Independent Non-Executive Director0.92yrno datano data
Guanghua Xu
Independent Non-Executive Director0.92yrno datano data
Hua'an Huang
Chairman of the Board of Supervisor0.92yrno datano data

0.9yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 002460's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 4.3%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.
  • Ticker: 2460
  • Exchange: SZSE
  • Founded: 2000
  • Industry: Diversified Metals and Mining
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: CN¥129.629b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.35b
  • Website: https://www.ganfenglithium.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.
  • No. 608, Nan Yuan Road
  • Chengdong Hi Tech Development Zone
  • Xinyu
  • Jiangxi Province
  • 338015
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
2460SZSE (Shenzhen Stock Exchange)YesDomestic SharesCNCNYAug 2010
2460XSEC (Shenzhen Stock Exchange - Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect)YesDomestic SharesCNCNYAug 2010
1772SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)Foreign Shares-Foreign ListedHKHKDOct 2018
1772SZSC (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong - Shenzhen - Hong Kong Stock Connect)Foreign Shares-Foreign ListedHKHKDOct 2018
GNEN.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)Foreign Shares-Foreign ListedUSUSDOct 2018
39EABST (Boerse-Stuttgart)Foreign Shares-Foreign ListedDEEUROct 2018
39EADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)Foreign Shares-Foreign ListedDEEUROct 2018
1772SHSC (Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect)Foreign Shares-Foreign ListedHKHKDOct 2018

Biography

Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells lithium products in Mainland China, Hong Kong, rest of Asia, the European Union, North America, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Lit...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/02/27 09:04
End of Day Share Price2021/02/26 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.