Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited manufactures and sells commercial vehicles, passenger vehicles, and auto engines and parts in the People’s Republic of China.
Undervalued established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Dongfeng Motor Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 489's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 489 underperformed the Hong Kong Auto industry which returned -22.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 489 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned -20.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Dongfeng Motor Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Dongfeng Motor Group (HKG:489) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Down 60%
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StEstimating The Fair Value Of Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited (HKG:489)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould You Worry About Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited's (HKG:489) CEO Pay Cheque?
Is Dongfeng Motor Group 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: 489 (HK$4.75) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$21.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 489 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 489 is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.9x) compared to the Auto industry average (9.2x).
PE vs Market: 489 is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.9x) compared to the Hong Kong market (9.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 489 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 489 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the HK Auto industry average (0.5x).
How is Dongfeng Motor Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 22 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 489's forecast earnings growth (2.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: 489's earnings (2.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Hong Kong market (11.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: 489's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: 489's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 489's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 489's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.3%).
How has Dongfeng Motor Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 489 has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 489's current net profit margins (12.7%) are higher than last year (12.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 489's earnings have grown by 3.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 489's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 489 had negative earnings growth (-0.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto industry average (-8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 489's Return on Equity (9.6%) is considered low.
How is Dongfeng Motor Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 489's short term assets (CN¥142.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥104.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: 489's short term assets (CN¥142.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥33.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 489's debt to equity ratio (32.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 489's debt to equity ratio has increased from 23.4% to 32.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 489's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 489's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
Inventory Level: 489 has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: 489's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 3.3x debt).
What is Dongfeng Motor Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 489's dividend (8.06%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.56%).
High Dividend: 489's dividend (8.06%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (7.14%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 489's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 489's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (23.5%), 489's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: 489's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (22.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Shaozhu Li (58yo)
Mr. Li Shaozhu has been the President of Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited since August 26, 2016 and its Executive Director since October 2004. Mr. Li serves as Deputy General Manager of Dongfeng Motor ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Shaozhu's total compensation ($USD112.82K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD691.67K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Shaozhu's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||4.83yrs||CN¥808.00k||no data|
|President & Executive Director||3.67yrs||CN¥799.00k||no data|
|Head of the Corporate Culture Department & Employee Supervisor||0.42yr||no data||0.00070% CN¥275.6k|
|Executive Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||6.5yrs||CN¥60.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||6.5yrs||CN¥60.00k||no data|
|Chairman of Supervisory Committee||0.42yr||no data||0.0012% CN¥456.8k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||7.25yrs||CN¥60.00k||no data|
|Independent Supervisor||6.5yrs||CN¥53.00k||no data|
|Non-executive Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: 489's board of directors are considered experienced (5.7 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited
- Ticker: 489
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1969
- Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: HK$39.376b
- Shares outstanding: 8.62b
- Website: https://www.dfmg.com.cn
Number of Employees
- Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited
- Special No. 1 Dongfeng Road
- Wuhan Economic and Technology Development Zone
- Hubei Province
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|489||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Foreign Shares-Foreign Listed||HK||HKD||Dec 2005|
|D4D||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Foreign Shares-Foreign Listed||DE||EUR||Dec 2005|
|DNFG.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Foreign Shares-Foreign Listed||US||USD||Dec 2005|
|489||SZSC (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong - Shenzhen - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Foreign Shares-Foreign Listed||HK||HKD||Dec 2005|
|489||SHSC (Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Foreign Shares-Foreign Listed||HK||HKD||Dec 2005|
|DNFG.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSP REP SHS H A||US||USD||Apr 2009|
Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited manufactures and sells commercial vehicles, passenger vehicles, and auto engines and parts in the People’s Republic of China. The company operates through four segments: Commercial Vehicles, Passenger Vehicles, Financing Service, and Corporate and Others. It provides commercial vehicles, including trucks and buses; passenger vehicles comprising basic passenger cars, MPVs, and SUVs; and electric vehicles, off-road vehicles, and special commercial vehicles. The company also engages in other automotive-related businesses, including the manufacture of vehicle manufacturing equipment; and provision of financial services. In addition, it is involved in the marketing and sale of automobiles; and key assembly other automotive-related businesses. The company was founded in 1969 and is based in Wuhan, the People’s Republic of China. Dongfeng Motor Group Company Limited is a subsidiary of Dongfeng Motor Corporation.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/04 12:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 00:00|
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