A-Smart Holdings Ltd., an investment holding company, provides a range of print management services in Singapore and internationally.
Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has A-Smart Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: IOTA has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Commercial Services
1 Year Return
DE Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: IOTA underperformed the German Commercial Services industry which returned 9.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: IOTA underperformed the German Market which returned 17.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is A-Smart Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is A-Smart Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate IOTA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate IOTA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: IOTA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Commercial Services industry average.
PE vs Market: IOTA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate IOTA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: IOTA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.2x) compared to the DE Commercial Services industry average (3.2x).
How is A-Smart Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as A-Smart Holdings has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Examine A-Smart Holdings's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- A-Smart Holdings competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Commercial Services industry.
How has A-Smart Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: IOTA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: IOTA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: IOTA is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 81.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare IOTA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: IOTA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (6.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: IOTA has a negative Return on Equity (-23.92%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is A-Smart Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: IOTA's short term assets (SGD12.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (SGD4.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: IOTA's short term assets (SGD12.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (SGD429.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: IOTA is debt free.
Reducing Debt: IOTA has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 1526.5%.
Inventory Level: IOTA has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if IOTA's debt is covered by short term assets.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: IOTA has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: IOTA has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -0.3% each year
What is A-Smart Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate IOTA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate IOTA's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IOTA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IOTA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: IOTA is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of IOTA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Huan Lim (62yo)
Mr. Lim Huan Chiang, JP has been the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of A-Smart Holdings Ltd. (known as Xpress Holdings Ltd) since October 26, 2015. Mr. Lim is responsible for the management ...
|Executive Director of Xpress Print Pte Ltd||no data||no data||no data|
|Operations Director of Xpress Print Pte Ltd||no data||no data||no data|
|CEO & Executive Director||4.17yrs||no data||0.66% SGD195.8k|
|Group Financial Controller||4.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Central Desk - New Media||6.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of China Operations||no data||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||5.5yrs||no data||no data|
|General Manager of Financial Research Xpress Print Pte Ltd||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: IOTA's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.1 years average tenure).
|CEO & Executive Director||4.17yrs||no data||0.66% SGD195.8k|
|Lead Independent Non-Executive Director||6.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||11.75yrs||no data||0.22% SGD64.5k|
|Non-Executive Chairman||4.42yrs||no data||42.74% SGD12.7m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||2.33yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: IOTA's board of directors are considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: IOTA insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.4%.
A-Smart Holdings Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: A-Smart Holdings Ltd.
- Ticker: IOTA
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1986
- Industry: Commercial Printing
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: S$45.054m
- Listing Market Cap: S$29.758m
- Shares outstanding: 128.73m
- Website: https://www.a-smart.sg
- A-Smart Holdings Ltd.
- No. 61 Tai Seng Avenue
- No. 03-03, Print Media Hub @ Paya Lebar iPark
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BQC||SGX (Singapore Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||SG||SGD||Jul 1999|
|IOTA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 1999|
A-Smart Holdings Ltd., an investment holding company, provides a range of print management services in Singapore and internationally. It offers a range of services, including financial printing, conceptualization, design, copywriting, translation, typesetting, color proofing, printing, post-press packaging, distribution, and delivery. The company prints financial research reports, annual reports, asset management reports, initial public offering prospectuses, corporate brochures, year books, magazines, and trade directories, as well as other commercial publications, collaterals, and corporate gifts/premiums. It also organizes media events; and provides publishing services. In addition, the company develops, sells, and redistributes smart information technology solutions, gadgets, and software and hardware products; undertakes multimedia and pre-press works; provides printer consultancy and print related services; and develops and invests in real estate properties. Further, it is involved in selling, leasing, servicing, and maintaining green technology systems. The company was formerly known as Xpress Holdings Ltd and changed its name to A-Smart Holdings Ltd. in October 2016. A-Smart Holdings Ltd. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Singapore.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2019/12/02 21:16|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/09/04 00:00|
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