Hansen Technologies Limited develops, integrates, and supports customer care and billing system software for the utilities, energy, pay-TV, and telecommunications sectors.
Fair value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Hansen Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: H2T's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: H2T underperformed the German Software industry which returned 9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: H2T underperformed the German Market which returned 4.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hansen Technologies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Hansen Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: H2T (€1.87) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€3.2)
Significantly Below Fair Value: H2T is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: H2T is poor value based on its PE Ratio (38.8x) compared to the Software industry average (26.9x).
PE vs Market: H2T is poor value based on its PE Ratio (38.8x) compared to the German market (20.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: H2T is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: H2T is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the DE Software industry average (3.2x).
How is Hansen Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: H2T's forecast earnings growth (26.9% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: H2T's earnings (26.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (22.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: H2T's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: H2T's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: H2T's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.6%).
How has Hansen Technologies performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: H2T has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: H2T's current net profit margins (6.1%) are lower than last year (10.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: H2T's earnings have grown by 3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: H2T's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: H2T had negative earnings growth (-32.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Software industry average (30.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: H2T's Return on Equity (6.6%) is considered low.
How is Hansen Technologies's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: H2T's short term assets (A$131.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$77.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: H2T's short term assets (A$131.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$241.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: H2T's debt to equity ratio (73.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: H2T's debt to equity ratio has increased from 2.7% to 73.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: H2T's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23%).
Interest Coverage: H2T's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.4x coverage).
What is Hansen Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: H2T's dividend (1.91%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.26%).
High Dividend: H2T's dividend (1.91%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.8%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: H2T's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: H2T's dividend payments have not increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (74.1%), H2T's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: H2T's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (30.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Andrew Hansen (59yo)
Mr. Andrew Alaxander Hansen has been the Chief Executive Officer of Hansen Technologies Ltd. since 1993 and has been its Managing Director since 2000. Mr. Alaxander has previously held senior management po ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Andrew's total compensation ($USD1.11M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.08M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Andrew's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|MD, CEO & Director||27.42yrs||AU$1.60m||17.64% A$66.6m|
|Chief Financial Officer||5.67yrs||AU$600.24k||0.067% A$253.0k|
|Chief Operating Officer||no data||AU$620.24k||0.56% A$2.1m|
|Group Head of Delivery||no data||AU$584.12k||0.040% A$152.0k|
|Chief Strategy & Commercial Officer||no data||AU$583.74k||0.038% A$144.9k|
|Chief Technical Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Company Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Global HR Director||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: H2T's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.7 years average tenure).
|MD, CEO & Director||27.42yrs||AU$1.60m||17.64% A$66.6m|
|Non-Executive Director||20.42yrs||AU$70.03k||0.077% A$290.1k|
|Non-Executive Director||14.25yrs||AU$70.03k||0.19% A$735.8k|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||8.83yrs||AU$114.83k||0.052% A$198.0k|
|Non-Executive Director||0.58yr||no data||0.013% A$47.6k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.33yrs||AU$75.11k||0.0081% A$30.5k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.08yrs||AU$100.03k||0.016% A$61.8k|
Experienced Board: H2T's board of directors are considered experienced (8.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: H2T insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hansen Technologies Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hansen Technologies Limited
- Ticker: H2T
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1971
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: AU$610.555m
- Listing Market Cap: AU$377.526m
- Shares outstanding: 198.23m
- Website: https://www.hansencx.com
Number of Employees
- Hansen Technologies Limited
- 2 Frederick Street
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HSN||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Jun 2000|
|HSN||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Jun 2000|
|H2T||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 2000|
Hansen Technologies Limited develops, integrates, and supports customer care and billing system software for the utilities, energy, pay-TV, and telecommunications sectors. The company sells billing applications; and provides consulting services related to billing systems. It also offers information technology (IT) outsourcing and customer care services. The company’s IT services include data center and cloud hosting, disaster recovery, and IT management for finance, energy, healthcare, logistics, and manufacturing companies, as well as governments. In addition, it provides application services, such as turnkey, systems integration, application management, performance tuning, hosting, and support services; and implementation services. The company has operations in Australia, New Zealand, North America, Central America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and rest of Asia. Hansen Technologies Limited was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/04 10:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/03 00:00|
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