Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank Co., Ltd. More Details
Flawless balance sheet and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 1551 is less volatile than 75% of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 1551's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 1551 underperformed the Hong Kong Banks industry which returned 3.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 1551 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 23.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank 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: 1551 (HK$3.25) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$8.06)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 1551 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 1551 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6x) compared to the Hong Kong Banks industry average (6.6x).
PE vs Market: 1551 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 1551's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 1551's PB Ratio (0.4x) is in line with the HK Banks industry average.
How is Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Banks 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 Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank 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 Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 1551 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 1551's current net profit margins (33.2%) are lower than last year (45.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 1551's earnings have grown by 3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 1551's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 1551 had negative earnings growth (-41.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Banks industry average (-4.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 1551's Return on Equity (7%) is considered low.
How is Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: 1551's Assets to Equity ratio (13.5x) is moderate.
Allowance for Bad Loans: 1551 has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (153%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 86% of 1551's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: 1551 has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (54%).
Low Risk Deposits: 1551's Loans to Deposits ratio (68%) is appropriate.
Level of Bad Loans: 1551 has an appropriate level of bad loans (1.8%).
What is Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 1551's dividend (7.41%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (1.95%).
High Dividend: 1551's dividend (7.41%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.04%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, 1551 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 1551 has only been paying a dividend for 3 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (44.4%), 1551's dividend payments are well 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
Xuefei Yi (53 yo)
Mr. Xuefei Yi has experience in banking business operation and management. He joined Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank Co., Ltd. (the "Bank") in March 2006 and had served as Deputy Director of Guangzhou Rura...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Xuefei's total compensation ($USD212.66K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD677.73K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Xuefei's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: 1551's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: 1551's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.2 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: 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.
Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: 1551
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1952
- Industry: Regional Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: HK$31.877b
- Shares outstanding: 9.81b
- Website: https://www.grcbank.com
Number of Employees
- Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.
- No.1 Huaxia Road
- Pearl River New Town
- Guangdong Province
Guangzhou Rural Commercial Bank Co., Ltd. provides banking services. It operates through Corporate Banking, Retail Banking, Financial Market Business, and Others segments. The company offers deposit produc...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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