DB:S9K

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Samson Holding Ltd., an investment holding company, manufactures and trades in residential and commercial furniture in the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally.


Snowflake Analysis

Imperfect balance sheet and overvalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Samson Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: S9K's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-53.5%

S9K

-0.3%

DE Consumer Durables

2.1%

DE Market


1 Year Return

-55.6%

S9K

-24.6%

DE Consumer Durables

-16.6%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: S9K underperformed the German Consumer Durables industry which returned -25.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: S9K underperformed the German Market which returned -20.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

S9KIndustryMarket
7 Day-53.5%-0.3%2.1%
30 Day-39.4%-12.7%-12.6%
90 Day-47.4%-20.8%-22.9%
1 Year-55.6%-55.6%-22.7%-24.6%-14.2%-16.6%
3 Year-57.9%-68.3%-16.1%-23.2%-14.8%-21.9%
5 Year-71.8%-83.5%-8.4%-21.1%-16.6%-27.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Samson Holding undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.31x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: S9K (€0.02) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€0.01)

Significantly Below Fair Value: S9K is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: S9K is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Consumer Durables industry average.

PE vs Market: S9K 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 S9K's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: S9K is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the DE Consumer Durables industry average (1.3x).


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Future Growth

How is Samson Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

12.5%

Forecasted Consumer Durables 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 Samson Holding 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.


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Past Performance

How has Samson Holding performed over the past 5 years?

2.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: S9K is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: S9K is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: S9K is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare S9K's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: S9K is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Durables industry (-15.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: S9K has a negative Return on Equity (-14.82%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Samson Holding's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: S9K's short term assets ($415.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($247.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: S9K's short term assets ($415.0M) exceed its long term liabilities ($63.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: S9K's debt to equity ratio (57.1%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: S9K's debt to equity ratio has increased from 42.8% to 57.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: S9K's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (12.8%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if S9K's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Samson Holding's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate S9K's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate S9K'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 S9K's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if S9K's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: S9K is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of S9K's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.


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Management

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

10.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Samuel Kuo (63yo)

no data

Tenure

US$793,000

Compensation

Mr. Shan Huei Kuo, also known as Samuel, serves as Chief Executive Officer and Owner of Samson Holding Ltd., Lacquer Craft Mfg. Co., Ltd. Mr. Kuo is a Co-Founder of Samson Holding Ltd. Mr. Kuo serves as Ch ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Samuel's total compensation ($USD793.00K) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD428.66K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Shan Kuo
Co-Founderno dataUS$793.00kno data
Yi-Mei Liu
Co-Founder & Deputy Chairman14.75yrsUS$584.00kno data
Mohamad Aminozzakeri
Executive Director14.5yrsUS$366.00k0.32% $297.0k
Kevin O'Connor
Chief Executive Officer of Samson Marketing and President of Samson Marketingno dataUS$7.00kno data
Roy Calcagne
CEO & President of Craftmaster Furniture16.67yrsno datano data
Jeffrey Scheffer
CEO & President of Universal Furniture11.33yrsno datano data
Donald Essenberg
CEO & President of Legacy Classic3.83yrsno datano data
Noel Chitwood
President & CEO of LacquerCraft Hospitality10yrsno datano data
Michael Moore
President & CEO of Grand Manor Furnitureno datano datano data
Michael Jolly
President & COO of Baker Interiors Group2.25yrsno datano data

10.0yrs

Average Tenure

63yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: S9K's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Shan Kuo
Co-Founderno dataUS$793.00kno data
Yi-Mei Liu
Co-Founder & Deputy Chairman14.75yrsUS$584.00kno data
Mohamad Aminozzakeri
Executive Director14.5yrsUS$366.00k0.32% $297.0k
Siu Ki Lau
Independent Non-Executive Director14.5yrsUS$31.00kno data
Ming-Jian Kuo
Independent Non-Executive Director14.5yrsUS$31.00kno data
Sheng Pan
Non-Executive Director14.5yrsUS$15.00kno data
Sui-Yu Wu
Independent Non-Executive Director11.33yrsUS$31.00kno data

14.5yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: S9K's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.5 years average tenure).


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

Samson Holding Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Samson Holding Ltd.
  • Ticker: S9K
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 1995
  • Industry: Home Furnishings
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: HK$773.761m
  • Listing Market Cap: HK$92.295m
  • Shares outstanding: 3.11b
  • Website: https://www.samsonholding.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Samson Holding Ltd.
  • China Timber Industry City Development Area
  • No. 2 Taicheng Road
  • Jiashan
  • Zhejiang Province
  • 314100
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
531SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)YesOrdinary SharesHKHKDNov 2005
S9KDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURNov 2005
SNHL.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDNov 2005

Biography

Samson Holding Ltd., an investment holding company, manufactures and trades in residential and commercial furniture in the People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. The company provides furniture for homes, as well as hotels and offices; and procurement services. It markets its furniture products under the Universal Furniture, Smartstuff by Universal, Paula Deen Home, Rachael Ray, Baker, Milling Road, McGuire, Legacy Classic Furniture, Legacy Classic Kids, Grand Manor, Wendy Bellissimo, Craftmaster Furniture, LacquerCraft Hospitality, Willis & Gambier, Universal Furniture China, and Athome brands. Samson Holding Ltd. primarily serves department stores, furniture stores, Internet retailers, and mass merchant stores. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Jiashan, China. Samson Holding Ltd. is a subsidiary of Advent Group Limited. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/04/06 23:57
End of Day Share Price2020/04/06 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
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.