Daido Group Limited, an investment holding company, provides cold storage and related services in the People’s Republic of China.
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Fair value with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Daido Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 544's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
HK Commercial Services
1 Year Return
HK Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: 544 underperformed the Hong Kong Commercial Services industry which returned 23.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 544 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned -20.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Daido Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 days ago | Simply Wall StCould Daido Group Limited's (HKG:544) Investor Composition Influence The Stock Price?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased Daido Group (HKG:544) Shares Three Years Ago Have A 79% Loss To Show For It
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHealth Check: How Prudently Does Daido Group (HKG:544) Use Debt?
Is Daido 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: 544 (HK$0.02) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$1.35)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 544 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 544 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Commercial Services industry average.
PE vs Market: 544 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 544's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 544 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the HK Commercial Services industry average (1x).
How is Daido Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services 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 Daido Group 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 whether Daido Group 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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- Explore growth companies in the Commercial Services industry.
How has Daido Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 544 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 544 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 544 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -24.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 544's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 544 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (12.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 544 has a negative Return on Equity (-29.25%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Daido Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 544's short term assets (HK$222.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$165.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: 544's short term assets (HK$222.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (HK$342.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 544's debt to equity ratio (103.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 544's debt to equity ratio has increased from 7.4% to 103.9% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: 544 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: 544's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.3x debt).
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: Whilst unprofitable 544 has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: 544 is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 30.4% per year.
What is Daido Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 544's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 544's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 544's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 544's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 544'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
Ivan Ho (64yo)
Mr. Hon Chung Ho, also known as Ivan, has been an Executive Director of Daido Group Ltd. since November 2, 2009 and its Acting Chief Executive Officer since June 4, 2019. Mr. Ho has been in the travel ind ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ivan's total compensation ($USD195.83K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD229.07K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ivan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Acting CEO & Executive Director||0.75yr||HK$1.52m||5.76% HK$2.8m|
|Executive Director||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||16.58yrs||HK$120.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||16.5yrs||HK$120.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||16.42yrs||HK$120.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||10.58yrs||HK$120.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||10.5yrs||HK$1.69m||no data|
Experienced Board: 544's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.6 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.
Daido Group Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Daido Group Limited
- Ticker: 544
- Exchange: SEHK
- Industry: Diversified Support Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: HK$48.646m
- Shares outstanding: 2.43b
- Website: https://www.daidohk.com
Number of Employees
- Daido Group Limited
- Tower 1
- Level 13, Unit No. 1301
- Kwai Chung
- New Territories
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|544||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Nov 2000|
Daido Group Limited, an investment holding company, provides cold storage and related services in the People’s Republic of China. It operates through Cold Storage and Related Services; Trading of Food and Beverage; and Money Lending Services segments. The company’s services include warehousing and storage, transportation and distribution, container hauling and devanning, packaging, and other services. It also manufactures industrial ice bars for construction use; offers sub-leases properties; and provides financial investment services. In addition, the company distributes food and beverage products through a network of supermarkets and convenience stores. The company is headquartered in Kwai Chung, Hong Kong.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/03/28 12:46|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/27 00:00|
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