China Satellite Communications Co., Ltd. provides satellite communications and broadcasting services to broadcast, telecom, corporate, and government customers. More Details
No risks detected for 601698 from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has China Satellite Communications's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 601698 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of CN stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 601698's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 601698 underperformed the CN Media industry which returned -4.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 601698 underperformed the CN Market which returned 23.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is China Satellite Communications's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is China Satellite Communications 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: 601698 (CN¥16.35) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CN¥2.58)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 601698 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 601698 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (137.3x) compared to the CN Media industry average (28x).
PE vs Market: 601698 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (137.3x) compared to the CN market (34.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 601698 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (21.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 601698 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.7x) compared to the CN Media industry average (1.7x).
How is China Satellite Communications forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 601698's forecast earnings growth (6.3% per year) is above the savings rate (3.3%).
Earnings vs Market: 601698's earnings (6.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the CN market (25.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: 601698's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: 601698's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the CN market (18.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 601698's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 601698's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (4.3%).
How has China Satellite Communications performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 601698 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 601698's current net profit margins (17.6%) are lower than last year (17.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 601698's earnings have grown by 2.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 601698's earnings growth over the past year (0.4%) is below its 5-year average (2.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 601698 earnings growth over the past year (0.4%) underperformed the Media industry 1.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 601698's Return on Equity (4.1%) is considered low.
How is China Satellite Communications's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 601698's short term assets (CN¥6.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥2.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: 601698's short term assets (CN¥6.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥936.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 601698 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: 601698 had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: 601698 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: 601698 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is China Satellite Communications's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 601698's dividend (0.067%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (0.39%).
High Dividend: 601698's dividend (0.067%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (1.77%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 601698 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: 601698 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: 601698 is not paying a notable dividend for the CN market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 601698'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?
Mr. Jing Sun serves as President and Executive Director at China Satellite Communications Co., Ltd.
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.
China Satellite Communications Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: China Satellite Communications Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: 601698
- Exchange: SHSE
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Cable and Satellite
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: CN¥66.000b
- Shares outstanding: 4.00b
- Website: https://www.chinasatcom.com
Number of Employees
- China Satellite Communications Co., Ltd.
- Building A
- China Satellite Communications Tower
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|601698||SHSE (Shanghai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Domestic Shares||CN||CNY||Jun 2019|
|601698||XSSC (Shanghai Stock Exchange - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Domestic Shares||CN||CNY||Jun 2019|
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/04 09:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/04 00:00|
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