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Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)

SEHK:1690
Snowflake Description

Excellent balance sheet with questionable track record.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
1690
SEHK
HK$253M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. HK
  3. Capital Goods
Company description

Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited, an investment holding company, provides engineering services for building services systems in Hong Kong. The last earnings update was 81 days ago. More info.


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1690 Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
-6.5%
SEHK:1690
-1.4%
HK Construction
0.6%
HK Market
1 Year Returns
-25.2%
SEHK:1690
-12.3%
HK Construction
-5.9%
HK Market
1690 Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) (1690) -6.5% 14.7% -6.5% -25.2% 13.3% -
HK Construction -1.4% -5.6% -14.7% -12.3% -23% -1.8%
HK Market 0.6% 3.7% -8.2% -5.9% 17.2% 4.8%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • 1690 underperformed the Construction industry which returned -12.3% over the past year.
  • 1690 underperformed the Market in Hong Kong which returned -5.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility
1690
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

1690 Value

 Is Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings). This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is HK$0.187.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
SEHK:1690 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-12-31) in HKD HK$0.01
SEHK:1690 Share Price ** SEHK (2019-07-16) in HKD HK$0.19
Hong Kong Construction Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 105 Publicly-Listed Construction Companies 9.77x
Hong Kong Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 1,503 Publicly-Listed Companies 10.71x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings).

SEHK:1690 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= SEHK:1690 Share Price ÷ EPS (both in HKD)

= 0.19 ÷ 0.01

13.43x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) is overvalued based on earnings compared to the HK Construction industry average.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) is overvalued based on earnings compared to the Hong Kong market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
SEHK:1690 PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 13.43x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
1.9%per year
Hong Kong Construction Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 10 Publicly-Listed Construction Companies 0.55x
Hong Kong Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 477 Publicly-Listed Companies 0.8x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings), we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s assets?
Raw Data
SEHK:1690 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-12-31) in HKD HK$0.11
SEHK:1690 Share Price * SEHK (2019-07-16) in HKD HK$0.19
Hong Kong Construction Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 136 Publicly-Listed Construction Companies 1.39x
Hong Kong Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 2,190 Publicly-Listed Companies 0.92x
SEHK:1690 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= SEHK:1690 Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in HKD)

= 0.19 ÷ 0.11

1.73x

* Primary Listing of Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings).

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) is overvalued based on assets compared to the HK Construction industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Construction industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Construction industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

1690 Future Performance

 How is Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

  • No analysts cover Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings), future earnings growth has been estimated based on fundamentals.
The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
1.9%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s earnings growth is positive but not above the low risk savings rate of 2%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s earnings growth is positive but not above the Hong Kong market average.
  • Unable to compare Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s revenue growth to the Hong Kong market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
SEHK:1690 Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
SEHK:1690 Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts 1.9%
Hong Kong Construction Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 6.4%
Hong Kong Construction Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 9.6%
Hong Kong Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 11.3%
Hong Kong Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 10.5%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
SEHK:1690 Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (6 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in HKD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
SEHK:1690 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-12-31 309 -4 18
2018-09-30 300 17
2018-06-30 272 9 21
2018-03-31 300 27
2017-12-31 283 18 27
2017-09-30 298 37
2017-06-30 289 -9 38
2017-03-31 229 29
2016-12-31 235 21 27
2016-09-30 221 21
2016-06-30 223 10 20
2016-03-31 208 13

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s earnings are expected to grow by 1.9% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
  • Unable to determine if Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
SEHK:1690 Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (6 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Company Filings, last reported 6 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

SEHK:1690 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) EPS *
2018-12-31 0.01
2018-09-30 0.01
2018-06-30 0.02
2018-03-31 0.02
2017-12-31 0.02
2017-09-30 0.03
2017-06-30 0.03
2017-03-31 0.02
2016-12-31 0.02
2016-09-30 0.02
2016-06-30 0.02
2016-03-31 0.01

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the Hong Kong market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the Hong Kong market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

1690 Past Performance

  How has Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s growth in the last year to its industry (Construction).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s year on year earnings growth rate has been positive over the past 5 years, however the most recent earnings are below average.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the 5-year average.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the HK Construction industry average.
Earnings and Revenue History
Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Company Filings, last reported 6 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

SEHK:1690 Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-12-31 308.51 17.82 21.47
2018-09-30 299.65 16.91 20.25
2018-06-30 271.77 20.78 15.84
2018-03-31 300.23 26.89 15.83
2017-12-31 282.65 27.27 16.35
2017-09-30 298.32 37.36 15.12
2017-06-30 289.33 38.35 14.96
2017-03-31 229.35 28.78 13.32
2016-12-31 235.49 26.96 12.66
2016-09-30 221.35 20.80 17.55
2016-06-30 223.32 20.11 17.99
2016-03-31 207.69 13.36 17.57
2015-12-31 187.79 14.51 17.36
2015-09-30 156.77 22.29 9.98
2015-03-31 153.67 29.78 8.72
2014-12-31 135.49 24.25 7.73
2013-12-31 145.51 16.86 6.17

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) used its assets more efficiently than the HK Construction industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s use of capital deteriorated last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).
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Past performance checks
We assess Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Construction industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

1690 Health

 How is Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • Low level of unsold assets.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 21.8x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Company Filings, last reported 6 months ago.

SEHK:1690 Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-12-31 138.09 10.15 28.27
2018-09-30 138.09 10.15 28.27
2018-06-30 137.04 17.24 32.37
2018-03-31 137.04 17.24 32.37
2017-12-31 131.36 2.14 32.44
2017-09-30 127.35 19.52 34.59
2017-06-30 127.35 19.52 34.59
2017-03-31 109.46 0.00 7.06
2016-12-31 109.46 0.00 7.06
2016-09-30
2016-06-30 94.38 0.43 23.36
2016-03-31 82.50 8.90 4.02
2015-12-31 82.50 8.90 4.02
2015-09-30
2015-03-31 43.43 6.77 24.37
2014-12-31 57.33 8.15 34.65
2013-12-31 38.17 9.69 9.55
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s level of debt (7.4%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has been reduced over the past 5 years (25.3% vs 7.4% today).
  • Operating cash flow is negative therefore debt is not well covered.
  • Interest payments on debt are well covered by earnings (EBIT is 77.2x coverage).
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Financial health checks
We assess Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a total score of 5/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

1690 Dividends

 What is Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) dividends.
If you bought HK$2,000 of Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) shares you are expected to receive HK$0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
SEHK:1690 Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
Hong Kong Construction Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 43 Stocks 3.9%
Hong Kong Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 978 Stocks 3.6%
Hong Kong Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 1.2%
Hong Kong Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 2.1%
Hong Kong Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 5.7%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

SEHK:1690 Past Annualized Dividends Data
Date (Data in HK$) Dividend per share (annual) Avg. Yield (%)
2019-04-26 0.000 0.000
2019-03-27 0.000 0.000
2018-05-28 0.008 3.319
2017-05-12 0.004 1.713

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 1.2%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

1690 Management

 What is the CEO of Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
  • Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Management Team

Kang Kwong Wong

TITLE
Executive Chairman
COMPENSATION
HK$2M
AGE
53

Nui Ho So

TITLE
Compliance Officer & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$708K
AGE
48

Joseph Tang

TITLE
Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$626K
AGE
44

Chun Sing Chan

TITLE
CFO & Company Secretary
AGE
39
TENURE
4.4 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) board of directors in years:

3.8
Average Tenure
46
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors

Kang Kwong Wong

TITLE
Executive Chairman
COMPENSATION
HK$2M
AGE
53

Nui Ho So

TITLE
Compliance Officer & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$708K
AGE
48
TENURE
4.2 yrs

Joseph Tang

TITLE
Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$626K
AGE
44
TENURE
0.7 yrs

Johnny Fok

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$138K
AGE
37
TENURE
3.8 yrs

Chun Chung Tam

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$138K
AGE
46
TENURE
3.8 yrs

Christopher Chung

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$138K
AGE
46
TENURE
3.8 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • More shares have been bought than sold by Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) individual insiders in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (HK$) Value (HK$)
04. Jul 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 02. Jul 19 02. Jul 19 5,500,000 HK$0.16 HK$906,947
04. Jul 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 03. Jul 19 03. Jul 19 5,200,000 HK$0.16 HK$857,989
04. Jul 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 04. Jul 19 04. Jul 19 4,390,000 HK$0.17 HK$724,351
13. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 10. Jun 19 10. Jun 19 1,010,000 HK$0.16 HK$163,113
13. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 12. Jun 19 12. Jun 19 500,000 HK$0.16 HK$80,001
18. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 18. Jun 19 18. Jun 19 6,940,000 HK$0.16 HK$1,142,327
18. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 17. Jun 19 17. Jun 19 6,250,000 HK$0.16 HK$1,027,514
05. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 04. Jun 19 04. Jun 19 890,000 HK$0.16 HK$143,827
05. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 05. Jun 19 05. Jun 19 500,000 HK$0.16 HK$81,002
03. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 31. May 19 31. May 19 12,320,000 HK$0.16 HK$2,008,153
03. Jun 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 03. Jun 19 03. Jun 19 7,000,000 HK$0.16 HK$1,141,026
16. Jan 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 15. Jan 19 15. Jan 19 950,000 HK$0.21 HK$200,451
14. Jan 19 Buy Kang Kwong Wong Individual 11. Jan 19 11. Jan 19 5,390,000 HK$0.22 HK$1,182,018
20. Dec 18 Buy Golden Luck Limited Company 19. Dec 18 19. Dec 18 2,020,000 HK$0.22 HK$444,394
08. Oct 18 Buy Golden Luck Limited Company 05. Oct 18 05. Oct 18 3,190,000 HK$0.22 HK$696,066
23. Sep 18 Buy Golden Luck Limited Company 12. Sep 18 12. Sep 18 1,100,000 HK$0.22 HK$241,561
23. Sep 18 Buy Golden Luck Limited Company 13. Sep 18 13. Sep 18 610,000 HK$0.21 HK$129,932
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Management checks
We assess Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

1690 News

Simply Wall St News

Should You Take Comfort From Insider Transactions At Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited (HKG:1690)?

As Peter Lynch said, 'insiders might sell their shares for any number of reasons, but they buy them for only one: they think the price will rise.' See our latest analysis for Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) The Last 12 Months Of Insider Transactions At Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Over the last year, we can see that the biggest insider purchase was by Executive Chairman Kang Kwong Wong for HK$2.0m worth of shares, at about HK$0.16 per share. … SEHK:1690 Recent Insider Trading, July 8th 2019 Insider Ownership of Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Another way to test the alignment between the leaders of a company and other shareholders is to look at how many shares they own. … Insiders likely see value in Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) shares, given these transactions (along with notable insider ownership of the company).

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Did Changing Sentiment Drive Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s (HKG:1690) Share Price Down A Worrying 55%?

There will continue to be wide discrepancies between price and value in the marketplace...' One way to examine how market sentiment has changed over time is to look at the interaction between a company's share price and its earnings per share (EPS). … We've already covered Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)'s share price action, but we should also mention its total shareholder return (TSR). … Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) is not the only stock that insiders are buying.

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Does Market Volatility Impact Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited's (HKG:1690) Share Price?

If you're interested in Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited (HKG:1690), then you might want to consider its beta (a measure of share price volatility) in order to understand how the stock could impact your portfolio. … Beta can be a useful tool to understand how much a stock is influenced by market risk (volatility). … Any stock with a beta of greater than one is considered more volatile than the market, while those with a beta below one are either less volatile or poorly correlated with the market.

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What Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited's (HKG:1690) ROE Can Tell Us

While some investors are already well versed in financial metrics (hat tip), this article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Equity (ROE) and why it is important. … Our data shows Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a return on equity of 13% for the last year. … Return on Equity = Net Profit ÷ Shareholders' Equity

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If You Had Bought Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) (HKG:1690) Stock A Year Ago, You'd Be Sitting On A 45% Loss, Today

Investors in Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited (HKG:1690) have tasted that bitter downside in the last year, as the share price dropped 45%. … One way to examine how market sentiment has changed over time is to look at the interaction between a company's share price and its earnings per share (EPS). … So it seems that the market sentiment has not changed much, despite the weak results.

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What does Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited's (HKG:1690) Balance Sheet Tell Us About Its Future?

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Should You Be Tempted To Sell Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited (HKG:1690) Because Of Its P/E Ratio?

The goal of this article is to teach you how to use price to earnings ratios (P/E ratios). … We'll look at Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited's (HKG:1690) P/E ratio and reflect on what it tells us about the company's share price. … How Do I Calculate A Price To Earnings Ratio

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Are Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited’s (HKG:1690) High Returns Really That Great?

Specifically, we'll consider its Return On Capital Employed (ROCE), since that will give us an insight into how efficiently the business can generate profits from the capital it requires. … Return On Capital Employed (ROCE): What is it? … ROCE measures the 'return' (pre-tax profit) a company generates from capital employed in its business.

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Can Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited's (HKG:1690) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average?

Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) has a ROE of 15%, based on the last twelve months. … View our latest analysis for Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings)? … Return on Equity = Net Profit ÷ Shareholders' Equity

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Does The Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited (HKG:1690) Share Price Tend To Follow The Market?

Every stock in the market is exposed to this volatility, which is linked to the fact that stocks prices are correlated in an efficient market. … Beta can be a useful tool to understand how much a stock is influenced by market risk (volatility). … A stock with a beta greater than one is more sensitive to broader market movements than a stock with a beta of less than one.

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1690 Company Info

Description

Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited, an investment holding company, provides engineering services for building services systems in Hong Kong. It operates through Building Services Engineering Work; and Maintenance, Repair, and Other Services segments. The company offers a range of services for electrical systems, including design, testing, and commissioning for systems, such as main switch cubicles, sub-main switchgear distribution systems, final sub-circuit systems, and emergency generator installation and extra low voltage installation systems for various residential, industrial, institutional, commercial, and data/computer center projects. It is also involved in the design, supply, installation, testing, commissioning, and project management for HVAC systems that include sea water cooling plants, air-cooled refrigeration plants, VAV systems, and automatic controls systems for office buildings, commercial complexes, institutions, hotels, hospitals, industrial buildings, and residential buildings, as well as plumbing and drainage systems for residential, industrial, and commercial projects. In addition, the company designs energy and saving management systems; and provides contracting services for various fire suppression and detection systems, as well as preventive maintenance services. It serves subcontractors, landlords, and property developers. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong. Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited is a subsidiary of Golden Luck Limited.

Details
Name: Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited
1690
Exchange: SEHK
Founded: 1997
HK$252,700,000
1,330,000,000
Website: http://www.lapkeieng.com
Address: Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) Limited
Tonic Industrial Centre,
6th Floor, Block B,
Kowloon Bay,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
SEHK 1690 Ordinary Shares The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd. HK HKD 25. Sep 2015
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
124
Lap Kei Engineering (Holdings) employees.
Industry
Construction and Engineering
Capital Goods
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/07/16 13:01
End of day share price update: 2019/07/16 00:00
Last earnings filing: 2019/04/26
Last earnings reported: 2018/12/31
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/12/31


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