Chen Hsong Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures, sells, and imports plastic injection molding machines, spare parts, and related products in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and internationally.
Excellent balance sheet and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Chen Hsong Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 57 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 57 underperformed the Hong Kong Machinery industry which returned 36.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 57 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 0.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Chen Hsong Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Chen Hsong Holdings 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: 57 (HK$1.7) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$14.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 57 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 57 is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.4x) compared to the HK Machinery industry average (12.4x).
PE vs Market: 57 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (11.4x) compared to the Hong Kong market (10.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 57's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 57 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the HK Machinery industry average (1x).
How is Chen Hsong Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Chen Hsong Holdings 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 whether Chen Hsong Holdings is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
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How has Chen Hsong Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 57 has a large one-off gain of HK$105.9M impacting its March 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: 57's current net profit margins (6.2%) are higher than last year (5.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 57's earnings have grown significantly by 51.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 57's earnings growth over the past year (3.6%) is below its 5-year average (51.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 57 earnings growth over the past year (3.6%) exceeded the Machinery industry -8.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 57's Return on Equity (3.5%) is considered low.
How is Chen Hsong Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 57's short term assets (HK$2.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$665.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: 57's short term assets (HK$2.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$98.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 57's debt to equity ratio (3.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 57's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 10.2% to 3.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 57's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (163%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 57's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Chen Hsong Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 57's dividend (4.29%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.28%).
High Dividend: 57's dividend (4.29%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.87%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 57's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 57's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (49.1%), 57's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Lai Yuen Chiang (54 yo)
Ms. Lai Yuen Chiang, B.A., J.P., has been Chairman of Chen Hsong Holdings Limited since April 23, 2018 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Chiang joined Chen Hsong Holdings Limited in 1988 and i ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Lai Yuen's total compensation ($USD331.99K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD232.25K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Lai Yuen's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||no data||HK$2.57m||0.79% |
|Group Chief Officer of Strategy||17.33yrs||HK$1.60m||0.11% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||12.25yrs||HK$220.00k||no data|
|Founder & Honorary Chairman||2.33yrs||HK$247.00k||0.63% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||15.92yrs||HK$215.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||19.58yrs||HK$215.00k||0.077% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||18.58yrs||HK$230.00k||0.035% |
Experienced Board: 57's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.9 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.
Chen Hsong Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Chen Hsong Holdings Limited
- Ticker: 57
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1958
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: HK$1.072b
- Shares outstanding: 630.53m
- Website: https://www.chenhsong.com
Number of Employees
- Chen Hsong Holdings Limited
- Tai Po Industrial Estate
- 13-15 Dai Wang Street
- Tai Po
- New Territories
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CHHG.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|CHJ||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|57||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 1992|
Chen Hsong Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures, sells, and imports plastic injection molding machines, spare parts, and related products in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/04 12:57|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/04 00:00|
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