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Neway Group Holdings SEHK:55 Stock Report

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03 Oct, 2022


Company Financials
55 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health3/6

55 Stock Overview

Neway Group Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures, sells, and trades in printing products in the People’s Republic of China, Europe, the United States, and internationally.

Neway Group Holdings Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Neway Group Holdings
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceHK$0.38
52 Week HighHK$0.53
52 Week LowHK$0.28
1 Month Change5.56%
3 Month Change-2.56%
1 Year Change-11.63%
3 Year Change58.33%
5 Year Change-25.49%
Change since IPO-89.30%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

55HK Commercial ServicesHK Market

Return vs Industry: 55 exceeded the Hong Kong Commercial Services industry which returned -36.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 55 exceeded the Hong Kong Market which returned -28.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 55's price volatile compared to industry and market?
55 volatility
55 Average Weekly Movement7.4%
Commercial Services Industry Average Movement7.6%
Market Average Movement6.5%
10% most volatile stocks in HK Market12.7%
10% least volatile stocks in HK Market3.1%

Stable Share Price: 55 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 55's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19791,320Chai Hong Suek

Neway Group Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures, sells, and trades in printing products in the People’s Republic of China, Europe, the United States, and internationally. It operates through Lending Business, Manufacturing and Sales Business, Music and Entertainment Business, Property Business, and Trading Business segments. The company’s printing products include packaging boxes, labels, paper products, paper shopping bags, and advertising and cards for the electronics, home appliance, and toys industries; produces and distributes music albums and movies; manages artistes; and lends money.

Neway Group Holdings Fundamentals Summary

How do Neway Group Holdings's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
55 fundamental statistics
Market CapHK$96.38m
Earnings (TTM)HK$19.39m
Revenue (TTM)HK$560.50m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
55 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueHK$453.28m
Gross ProfitHK$107.22m
Other ExpensesHK$87.82m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.076
Gross Margin19.13%
Net Profit Margin3.46%
Debt/Equity Ratio14.2%

How did 55 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is 55 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 55?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

55 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.01x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA-0.2x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 55's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

55 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 55 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average8.9x
8383 Linocraft Holdings
8481 Shenglong Splendecor International
1631 REF Holdings
1540 Left Field Printing Group
55 Neway Group Holdings

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 55 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5x) compared to the peer average (8.9x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 55's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the HK Commercial Services Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 55 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5x) compared to the Hong Kong Commercial Services industry average (8.1x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 55's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

55 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio5x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 55's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 55 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 55's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 55's fair value for valuation analysis.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Neway Group Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


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 Neway Group 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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  • Take a look at our analysis of 55’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • Neway Group Holdings competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has Neway Group Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 55 has a large one-off gain of HK$76.6M impacting its June 30 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: 55 became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 55 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -37.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 55 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 55 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (-27.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 55's Return on Equity (2.2%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Neway Group Holdings's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 3/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 55's short term assets (HK$808.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$254.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: 55's short term assets (HK$808.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$94.5M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 55 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: 55's debt to equity ratio has increased from 7.2% to 14.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 55's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 55's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.

Balance Sheet

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What is Neway Group Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Neway Group Holdings Dividend Yield vs Market
How does Neway Group Holdings dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (Neway Group Holdings)0%
Market Bottom 25% (HK)3.0%
Market Top 25% (HK)9.0%
Industry Average (Commercial Services)7.0%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Neway Group Holdings)n/a

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 55's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 55'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 55's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 55's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: 55 is not paying a notable dividend for the Hong Kong market.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as 55 has not reported any payouts.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average board tenure


Chai Hong Suek (60 yo)





Mr. Chai Hong Suek has been the Chief Executive Officer of Neway Group Holdings Limited (also Known as Chung Tai Printing Holdings Ltd.) since August 2009. Mr. Suek served as Head of offset printing busine...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Chai Hong Suek's Compensation vs Neway Group Holdings Earnings
How has Chai Hong Suek's remuneration changed compared to Neway Group Holdings's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Jun 30 2022n/an/a


Mar 31 2022n/an/a


Dec 31 2021HK$1mHK$1m


Sep 30 2021n/an/a


Jun 30 2021n/an/a


Mar 31 2021n/an/a


Dec 31 2020HK$1mHK$1m


Sep 30 2020n/an/a


Jun 30 2020n/an/a


Mar 31 2020n/an/a


Dec 31 2019HK$1mHK$1m


Sep 30 2019n/an/a


Jun 30 2019n/an/a


Mar 31 2019n/an/a


Dec 31 2018HK$2mHK$1m


Sep 30 2018n/an/a


Jun 30 2018n/an/a


Mar 31 2018n/an/a


Dec 31 2017HK$2mHK$1m


Sep 30 2017n/an/a


Jun 30 2017n/an/a


Mar 31 2017n/an/a


Dec 31 2016HK$1mHK$1m


Sep 30 2016n/an/a


Jun 30 2016n/an/a


Mar 31 2016n/an/a


Dec 31 2015HK$1mHK$1m


Compensation vs Market: Chai Hong's total compensation ($USD176.56K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD242.47K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Chai Hong's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Board Members

Experienced Board: 55's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.9 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.

Ownership Breakdown

What is the ownership structure of 55?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Individual Insiders19,118,0007.5%
Private Companies39,872,00015.7%
General Public194,649,45676.7%

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Top 5 shareholders own 23.26% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
CNA Company Limited
39,872,000HK$15.2m0%no data
Ka Lun Suek
18,310,000HK$7.0m0%no data
Chai Hong Suek
700,000HK$266.0k0%no data
Sun Fat Wong
100,000HK$38.0k0%no data
Wai Kwan Ng
8,000HK$3.0k0%no data

Company Information

Neway Group Holdings Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Neway Group Holdings Limited
  • Ticker: 55
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 1979
  • Industry: Commercial Printing
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Implied Market Cap: HK$96.383m
  • Shares outstanding: 253.64m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Neway Group Holdings Limited
  • Tower II
  • Units Nos. 1103 and 1105-1111, Level 11
  • Kowloon
  • Kowloon
  • Hong Kong


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
55SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)YesOrdinary SharesHKHKDFeb 1993

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/10/03 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/10/03 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.