HOT Stock Overview
Henderson Opportunities Trust plc is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Henderson Investment Funds Limited.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£14.15|
|52 Week High||UK£16.50|
|52 Week Low||UK£11.90|
|1 Month Change||5.40%|
|3 Month Change||0.71%|
|1 Year Change||9.06%|
|3 Year Change||44.83%|
|5 Year Change||60.75%|
|Change since IPO||856.08%|
Recent News & Updates
|HOT||GB Capital Markets||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: HOT exceeded the UK Capital Markets industry which returned -1.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HOT matched the UK Market which returned 8.3% over the past year.
|HOT Average Weekly Movement||2.4%|
|Capital Markets Industry Average Movement||4.1%|
|Market Average Movement||5.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||10.7%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.5%|
Stable Share Price: HOT is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HOT's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Henderson Opportunities Trust plc is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Henderson Investment Funds Limited. It is co-managed by Henderson Global Investors Limited. The fund invests in the public equity markets of the United Kingdom.
Henderson Opportunities Trust Fundamentals Summary
|HOT fundamental statistics|
Is HOT overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|HOT income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£0|
Last Reported Earnings
Apr 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||7.30|
|Net Profit Margin||96.41%|
How did HOT perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.1%Current Dividend Yield
Is Henderson Opportunities Trust 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: Insufficient data to calculate HOT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate HOT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HOT is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.9x) compared to the UK Capital Markets industry average (10.9x).
PE vs Market: HOT is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.9x) compared to the UK market (19.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HOT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HOT is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the GB Capital Markets industry average (1.7x).
How is Henderson Opportunities Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Diversified Financials 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 Henderson Opportunities Trust 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.
How has Henderson Opportunities Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HOT has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HOT became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HOT has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 5.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: HOT has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HOT has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Capital Markets industry (66.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HOT's Return on Equity (44.9%) is considered outstanding.
How is Henderson Opportunities Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HOT's short term assets (£1.7M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£20.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: HOT has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HOT's net debt to equity ratio (13.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: HOT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 19.2% to 14.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HOT's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (4.3%).
Interest Coverage: HOT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (502.5x coverage).
What is Henderson Opportunities Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HOT's dividend (2.12%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.41%).
High Dividend: HOT's dividend (2.12%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.06%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HOT's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HOT's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (3.7%), HOT's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Henderson Opportunities Trust has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Experienced Board: HOT's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.6 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Henderson Opportunities Trust plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Henderson Opportunities Trust plc
- Ticker: HOT
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Asset Management and Custody Banks
- Sector: Diversified Financials
- Implied Market Cap: UK£111.762m
- Shares outstanding: 7.90m
- Website: https://www.henderson.com/ukpi/fund/163/henderson-opportunities-trust-plc
- Henderson Opportunities Trust plc
- 201 Bishopsgate
- Greater London
- EC2M 3AE
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/19 21:11|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/19 00:00|
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.