Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the electric utility and banking businesses primarily in the state of Hawaii.
Established dividend payer with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Hawaiian Electric Industries's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HWI's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Electric Utilities
1 Year Return
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Return vs Industry: HWI underperformed the German Electric Utilities industry which returned 14.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HWI underperformed the German Market which returned 8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hawaiian Electric Industries's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Hawaiian Electric Industries 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: HWI (€29.2) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€23.79)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HWI is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HWI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (18.6x) compared to the XE Electric Utilities industry average (11.9x).
PE vs Market: HWI is good value based on its PE Ratio (18.6x) compared to the German market (21.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: HWI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HWI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the XE Electric Utilities industry average (0.7x).
How is Hawaiian Electric Industries forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HWI's forecast earnings growth (3.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: HWI's earnings (3.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (23.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: HWI's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: HWI's revenue (2.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HWI's revenue (2.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: HWI's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.8%).
How has Hawaiian Electric Industries performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HWI has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HWI's current net profit margins (7.1%) are lower than last year (7.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HWI's earnings have grown by 4.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HWI's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HWI had negative earnings growth (-0.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electric Utilities industry average (4.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HWI's Return on Equity (8.9%) is considered low.
How is Hawaiian Electric Industries's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HWI's short term assets ($5.7B) exceed its short term liabilities ($480.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: HWI's short term assets ($5.7B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($11.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HWI's debt to equity ratio (100.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HWI's debt to equity ratio has increased from 95.8% to 100.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HWI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (21.4%).
Interest Coverage: HWI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.6x coverage).
What is Hawaiian Electric Industries's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HWI's dividend (3.77%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.24%).
High Dividend: HWI's dividend (3.77%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.81%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HWI's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HWI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (68.4%), HWI's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: HWI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (67% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Connie Lau (67 yo)
Ms. Constance Hee Lau, also known as Connie, serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. in May 2006. She served as the Chairman of Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Connie's total compensation ($USD4.90M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD2.48M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Connie's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP & CFO||3.33yrs||US$1.75m||0.036% |
|Executive VP||no data||no data||0.017% |
|Director of Investor Relations & Strategic Planning||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & CFO of Hawaiian Electric Company Inc.||15.83yrs||US$1.03m||0.052% |
|VP of Tax||2.58yrs||no data||0.0054% |
|President of Pacific Current||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
|President||0.50yr||no data||0.015% |
|Manager of Investor Relations & Strategic Planning||no data||no data||no data|
|President||no data||no data||no data|
|Business Advisor||20.58yrs||US$44.17k||no data|
Experienced Management: HWI's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.5 years average tenure).
|President||0.50yr||no data||0.015% |
|Independent Director||9.25yrs||US$212.50k||0.026% |
|Independent Director||3.58yrs||US$194.13k||0.013% |
|Independent Director||1.25yrs||US$148.83k||0.0047% |
|Independent Director||1.25yrs||US$157.87k||0.0047% |
|Independent Director||9.25yrs||US$209.73k||0.039% |
|Non-Executive Independent Chairperson||0.25yr||US$211.00k||0.027% |
|Independent Director||0.50yr||no data||0.0030% |
|Independent Director||1yr||US$116.28k||0.011% |
|Independent Director||1.25yrs||US$148.83k||0.0046% |
Experienced Board: HWI's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: HWI insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc.
- Ticker: HWI
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1891
- Industry: Electric Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: US$3.812b
- Listing Market Cap: US$3.239b
- Shares outstanding: 109.15m
- Website: https://www.hei.com
Number of Employees
- Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc.
- 1001 Bishop Street
- Suite 2900
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HE||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1968|
|HWI||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1968|
Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the electric utility and banking businesses primarily in the state of Hawaii. The company’s Electric Utility segment is involved in ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/06 22:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/06 00:00|
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