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Hailiang Education Group

Executive Summary

Hailiang Education Group Inc. provides K-12 educational services in the People’s Republic of China. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Outstanding track record with flawless balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Hailiang Education Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: H0X is more volatile than 90% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 14% a week.

Volatility Over Time: H0X's weekly volatility (14%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of German stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.9%

H0X

-2.5%

DE Consumer Services

0.4%

DE Market


1 Year Return

-13.2%

H0X

17.2%

DE Consumer Services

4.9%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: H0X underperformed the German Consumer Services industry which returned 16.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: H0X underperformed the German Market which returned 3.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

H0XIndustryMarket
7 Day-0.9%-2.5%0.4%
30 Day8.9%3.1%4.8%
90 Day4.0%10.0%12.2%
1 Year-13.2%-13.2%18.7%17.2%8.2%4.9%
3 Year41.1%41.1%15.3%11.5%6.5%-2.8%
5 Yearn/a138.3%91.1%45.0%24.7%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Hailiang Education Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Hailiang Education Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

26.48x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: H0X (€52) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€33.46)

Significantly Below Fair Value: H0X is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: H0X is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.4x) compared to the XE Consumer Services industry average (19.7x).

PE vs Market: H0X is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.4x) compared to the German market (24.4x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate H0X's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: H0X is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5x) compared to the XE Consumer Services industry average (3x).


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Future Growth

How is Hailiang Education Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

23.6%

Forecasted Consumer 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 Hailiang Education Group 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 Hailiang Education Group performed over the past 5 years?

26.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: H0X has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: H0X's current net profit margins (26.6%) are higher than last year (15.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: H0X's earnings have grown significantly by 26.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: H0X's earnings growth over the past year (87.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (26.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: H0X earnings growth over the past year (87.9%) exceeded the Consumer Services industry 10.3%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: H0X's Return on Equity (20.3%) is considered high.


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Financial Health

How is Hailiang Education Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: H0X's short term assets (CN¥2.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥1.7B).

Long Term Liabilities: H0X's short term assets (CN¥2.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥30.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: H0X is debt free.

Reducing Debt: H0X had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: H0X has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: H0X has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Hailiang Education Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate H0X's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate H0X's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if H0X's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if H0X's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of H0X'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?

3.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Junwei Chen (29 yo)

0.58

Tenure

Mr. Junwei Chen serves Chairman of the Board at Hailiang Education Group Inc. since June 23, 2020. He serves as Chief Executive Officer and Director at Hailiang Education Group Inc. since June 23, 2020. He...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Junwei Chen
Chairman of the Board & CEO0.58yrno datano data
Jian Guo Yu
Chief Financial Officer3.17yrsno datano data
Cuiwei Ye
Principal General & Director3.17yrsno datano data
Litao Qiu
Board Secretary3.42yrsno datano data
Jin Xie
Vice Principal of Discipline & Strategic developmentno datano datano data
Honggang Xu
Vice principal of Hailiang College of Education Research7yrsno datano data
Jianjun Jiang
Vice Principal of Teaching Admin of Middle School Basic Education Program & Enrollment Status Mgmt.7yrsno datano data
Bailian Jin
Vice Principal of Operation of All Schools in Hangzhou City & Overall Supervision5.42yrsno datano data
Ping Huang
Executive Vice Principal4.83yrsno datano data
Weifeng Zhang
Vice Principal of Logistic Support3.42yrsno datano data
Haoqiang Zhu
Assistant to principal general of Student Affair & Information Technologyno datano datano data
Zhougang Zhu
Vice Presidentno datano datano data

3.4yrs

Average Tenure

49yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: H0X's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Junwei Chen
Chairman of the Board & CEO0.58yrno datano data
Cuiwei Ye
Principal General & Director3.17yrsno datano data
Xiaohua Gu
Independent Director5.58yrsno datano data
Ken He
Independent Director5.58yrsno datano data
Xiaofeng Cheng
Independent Director4.25yrsno datano data

4.3yrs

Average Tenure

43yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: H0X's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 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

Hailiang Education Group Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Hailiang Education Group Inc.
  • Ticker: H0X
  • Exchange: BST
  • Founded: 1995
  • Industry: Education Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: US$1.686b
  • Listing Market Cap: US$1.385b
  • Shares outstanding: 25.78m
  • Website: https://www.hailiangedu.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Hailiang Education Group Inc.
  • 1508 Binsheng Road
  • Binjiang District
  • Hangzhou
  • Zhejiang Province
  • 310051
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
HLGNasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)YesSPONSORED ADRUSUSDJul 2015
H0XBST (Boerse-Stuttgart)YesSPONSORED ADRDEEURJul 2015
0A11LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesSPONSORED ADRGBUSDJul 2015

Biography

Hailiang Education Group Inc. provides K-12 educational services in the People’s Republic of China. The company operates 9 affiliated schools; and 28 managed schools. It also offers management consulting, ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/22 22:38
End of Day Share Price2021/01/22 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/06/30


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.