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2460

Ganfeng Lithium SZSE:002460 Stock Report

Last Price

CN¥156.97

Market Cap

CN¥210.2b

7D

15.0%

1Y

29.8%

Updated

03 Jul, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
2460 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

2460 Stock Overview

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

Ganfeng Lithium Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Ganfeng Lithium
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCN¥156.97
52 Week HighCN¥224.40
52 Week LowCN¥89.90
Beta0.81
1 Month Change34.53%
3 Month Change22.13%
1 Year Change29.84%
3 Year Change538.61%
5 Year Change363.49%
Change since IPO2,286.37%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

2460CN Metals and MiningCN Market
7D15.0%1.6%1.3%
1Y29.8%14.4%-6.8%

Return vs Industry: 002460 exceeded the CN Metals and Mining industry which returned 14.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 002460 exceeded the CN Market which returned -6.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 2460's price volatile compared to industry and market?
2460 volatility
2460 Average Weekly Movement8.8%
Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement7.3%
Market Average Movement7.2%
10% most volatile stocks in CN Market10.2%
10% least volatile stocks in CN Market5.0%

Stable Share Price: 002460 is more volatile than 75% of CN stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 002460's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of CN stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20005,533Liangbin Lihttps://www.ganfenglithium.com

Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd. manufactures and sells lithium products in Mainland China, rest of Asia, the European Union, North America, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Lithium Metal and Compound, Lithium Battery, and Lithium Ore Resource and Others. The company has interests in the Mount Marion mine located in Australia; Cauchari-Olaroz project situated in Jujuy Province, Northwest Argentina; Mariana project located in Salta Province, Argentina; Sonora project situated in Mexico; Pilbara Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project located in Western Australia; Ningdu Heyuan mine situated in Ningdu County, Ganzhou City, Jiangxi Province; Avalonia project located in Ireland; Qinghai Yiliping lithium salt lake project situated in the Qinghai Province; and Goulamina spodumene ore project located in southern Mali, Africa.

Ganfeng Lithium Fundamentals Summary

How do Ganfeng Lithium's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
2460 fundamental statistics
Market CapCN¥210.15b
Earnings (TTM)CN¥8.28b
Revenue (TTM)CN¥14.92b

29.4x

P/E Ratio

16.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
2460 income statement (TTM)
RevenueCN¥14.92b
Cost of RevenueCN¥7.40b
Gross ProfitCN¥7.52b
Other Expenses-CN¥759.02m
EarningsCN¥8.28b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)5.33
Gross Margin50.39%
Net Profit Margin55.48%
Debt/Equity Ratio21.8%

How did 2460 perform over the long term?

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Dividends

0.2%

Current Dividend Yield

5%

Payout Ratio

Does 2460 pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy 2460 by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Ganfeng Lithium dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateJul 04 2022
Dividend Pay DateJul 04 2022
Days until Ex dividend1 day
Days until Dividend pay date1 day

Does 2460 pay a reliable dividends?

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We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is 2460 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 2460?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

2460 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/Revenue14.5x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA33.1x
PEG Ratio5.3x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 2460's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

2460 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 2460 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average29.6x
603799 Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt
34.6x32.2%CN¥154.1b
600111 China Northern Rare Earth (Group) High-TechLtd
21.6x25.2%CN¥126.5b
002738 Sinomine Resource Group
35.7x69.0%CN¥44.7b
600392 Shenghe Resources Holding
26.4x17.4%CN¥39.0b
002460 Ganfeng Lithium
29.4x5.6%CN¥210.2b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 002460 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (29.4x) compared to the peer average (29.6x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 2460's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the CN Metals and Mining Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 002460 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (29.4x) compared to the CN Metals and Mining industry average (29.8x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 2460'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.

2460 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio29.4x
Fair PE Ratio18.3x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: 002460 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (29.4x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (18.3x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 2460 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 002460 (CN¥156.97) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CN¥80.41)

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


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 002460 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5.3x)


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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?

Future Growth Score

2/6

Future Growth Score 2/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


5.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 002460's forecast earnings growth (5.6% per year) is above the savings rate (3.2%).

Earnings vs Market: 002460's earnings (5.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the CN market (23.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 002460's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: 002460's revenue (12.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the CN market (17.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 002460's revenue (12.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 002460's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (25.4%)


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Past Performance

How has Ganfeng Lithium performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

5/6

Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


39.4%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 002460 has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 002460's current net profit margins (55.5%) are higher than last year (24.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 002460's earnings have grown significantly by 39.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 002460's earnings growth over the past year (454.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (39.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 002460 earnings growth over the past year (454.4%) exceeded the Metals and Mining industry 20.8%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 002460's Return on Equity (28.1%) is considered high.


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Financial Health

How is Ganfeng Lithium'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: 002460's short term assets (CN¥16.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥10.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: 002460's short term assets (CN¥16.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥4.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 002460's net debt to equity ratio (4.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 002460's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 43.8% to 21.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 002460's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (60.3%).

Interest Coverage: 002460 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

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

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


0.19%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 002460's dividend (0.19%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (0.48%).

High Dividend: 002460's dividend (0.19%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (1.92%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 002460 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.

Growing Dividend: 002460 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: 002460 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: 002460 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market.


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Management

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

9.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Liangbin Li (55 yo)

11.58yrs

Tenure

CN¥934,000

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 ($USD139.38K) is below average for companies of similar size in the CN market ($USD375.12K).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 002460's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 002460's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.'s 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
  • Implied Market Cap: CN¥210.152b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.55b
  • Website: https://www.ganfenglithium.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Ganfeng Lithium Co., Ltd.
  • Longteng Road
  • Economic Development Zone
  • Xinyu
  • Jiangxi Province
  • 338000
  • China

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/07/03 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/07/01 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


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.