Holders Technology plc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes special laminates and materials, equipment, and supplies for printed circuit board (PCB) industry in the United Kingdom, Germany, and internationally. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Holders Technology's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HDT has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HDT underperformed the UK Electronic industry which returned 30.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HDT exceeded the UK Market which returned -14.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Holders Technology's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Holders Technology 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: HDT (£0.38) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.06)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HDT is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HDT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (37.7x) compared to the GB Electronic industry average (26.9x).
PE vs Market: HDT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (37.7x) compared to the UK market (18.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HDT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HDT is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the GB Electronic industry average (2.3x).
How is Holders Technology forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Tech 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 Holders Technology 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.
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- Examine Holders Technology's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
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How has Holders Technology performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HDT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HDT's current net profit margins (0.4%) are lower than last year (1.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HDT has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 59.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: HDT's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HDT had negative earnings growth (-72.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electronic industry average (-2.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HDT's Return on Equity (1%) is considered low.
How is Holders Technology's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HDT's short term assets (£4.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (£1.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: HDT's short term assets (£4.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (£230.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HDT is debt free.
Reducing Debt: HDT has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HDT has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: HDT has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Holders Technology current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HDT's dividend (1.33%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.82%).
High Dividend: HDT's dividend (1.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.36%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HDT's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HDT's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (50.3%), HDT's dividend payments are 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 management tenure
Rudi Weinreich (74 yo)
Mr. Rudolf Walter Weinreich, also known as Rudi, serves as an Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Holders Technology Plc. Mr. Weinreich has been responsible for all aspects of the business si ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rudi's total compensation ($USD28.51K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD356.88K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rudi's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive Chairman & CEO||no data||UK£22.00k||44.98% |
|Group Finance Director||no data||UK£119.00k||no data|
|Group MD & Director||no data||UK£158.00k||0.81% |
|Sales Director||1.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of UK PCB Operations||4.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Joint Managing Director of Holders Technology GmbH||3.75yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: HDT's management team is considered experienced (4.3 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.
Holders Technology plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Holders Technology plc
- Ticker: HDT
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1972
- Industry: Technology Distributors
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: UK£1.584m
- Shares outstanding: 4.22m
- Website: https://www.holderstechnology.com
Number of Employees
- Holders Technology plc
- 27-28 Eastcastle Street
- Greater London
- W1W 8DH
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HDT||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Jan 1992|
Holders Technology plc, together with its subsidiaries, distributes special laminates and materials, equipment, and supplies for printed circuit board (PCB) industry in the United Kingdom, Germany, and int ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/10/20 20:57|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/20 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.