Lee Kee Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the trading of non-ferrous metals in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Thailand, Vietnam, and Singapore.
Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Lee Kee Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 637 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
HK Trade Distributors
1 Year Return
HK Trade Distributors
Return vs Industry: 637 underperformed the Hong Kong Trade Distributors industry which returned -27.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 637 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned -1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Lee Kee Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould You Worry About Lee Kee Holdings Limited's (HKG:637) CEO Pay?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Much Of Lee Kee Holdings Limited (HKG:637) Do Insiders Own?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StSome Lee Kee Holdings (HKG:637) Shareholders Have Taken A Painful 79% Share Price Drop
Is Lee Kee Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 637 (HK$0.24) is trading above our estimate of fair value (HK$0.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 637 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 637 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the HK Trade Distributors industry average.
PE vs Market: 637 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Hong Kong market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 637's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 637 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the HK Trade Distributors industry average (0.5x).
How is Lee Kee 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 Lee Kee 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.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Examine Lee Kee Holdings'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.
- Lee Kee Holdings competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Capital Goods industry.
How has Lee Kee Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 637 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 637 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 637 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -10.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 637's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 637 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Trade Distributors industry (-5.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 637 has a negative Return on Equity (-14.85%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Lee Kee Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 637's short term assets (HK$947.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$174.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: 637's short term assets (HK$947.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$19.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 637's debt to equity ratio (13.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 637's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 35.3% to 13.9% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if 637 has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if 637 has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Lee Kee Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 637's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 637's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 637's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 637's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: 637 is not paying a notable dividend for the Hong Kong market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 637's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Hong Kong market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Clara Chan (48yo)
Ms. Yuen Shan Chan, also known as Clara, MH, serves as Chief Executive Officer of Lee Kee Holdings limited. Ms. Chan joined Lee Kee Holdings limited in November 1995 and is responsible for its overall mana ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Clara's total compensation ($USD394.02K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD229.37K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Clara's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||14.67yrs||HK$2.40m||no data|
|Vice Chairman & CEO||no data||HK$3.05m||no data|
|Acting COO||2.75yrs||HK$1.59m||no data|
|Executive Director||2.75yrs||HK$1.54m||no data|
|Director of Lee Yip Metal Products Company Ltd and GM - Lee Yip Metal Products Company Ltd||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||13.83yrs||HK$240.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||6.08yrs||HK$240.00k||0.0060% HK$11.7k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.25yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: 637's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 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.
Lee Kee Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Lee Kee Holdings Limited
- Ticker: 637
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1947
- Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: HK$193.928m
- Shares outstanding: 828.75m
- Website: https://www.leekeegroup.com
Number of Employees
- Lee Kee Holdings Limited
- 16 Dai Fat Street
- Tai Po Industrial Estate
- Tai Po
- New Territories
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|637||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Oct 2006|
Lee Kee Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the trading of non-ferrous metals in Hong Kong, Mainland China, Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Thailand, Vietnam, and Singapore. The company offers zinc, zinc alloy, nickel, nickel-related products, aluminum, aluminum alloy, stainless steel, and other electroplating chemical products, as well as lead free tin-copper solder wires. It also provides precious metals, including potassium gold cyanide, gold (I) potassium cyanide, potassium silver cyanide, silver anode, diaminedichloro palladium, rhodium plating solution, and RD-A1 rhodium sulphate; other metals and products, such as pewter alloys, lead sheets, magnesium alloys, silicon rubber molds, and tin ingots; and base metals comprising copper. In addition, the company trades in chemical products; holds properties; and provides management and technical consultancy services. Further, it is involved in the metal testing; and commodities and futures brokerage activities. The company offers its products under the Genesis/GZ, Korea Zinc/KZ, Mastercast, Mitsui/ZAC, SA, Zintec, LMP, CASS, Timco, Intech, Eramet, IMC, Incomond, Lanxess, Luvata, Norilsk, Vale Inco, Umicore, Metalor, Rhodstar, Johnson Matthey, and other brands. It serves the automotive, builder’s hardware, telecommunication, fashion accessory, toys and gifts, mechanical component, tableware, silverware, bathroom hardware, zipper, ceiling fan, electronics, sports equipment, gas regulator, and furniture industries. The company was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Tai Po, Hong Kong. Lee Kee Holdings Limited is a subsidiary of Gold Alliance Global Services Limited.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/13 12:42|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/13 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.