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Weiqiao Textile SEHK:2698 Stock Report

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29 Jun, 2022


Company Financials
2698 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health5/6

2698 Stock Overview

Weiqiao Textile Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and sale of cotton yarns, grey fabrics, and denims in Mainland China, Hong Kong, East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and internationally.

Weiqiao Textile Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Weiqiao Textile
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceHK$1.88
52 Week HighHK$3.29
52 Week LowHK$1.85
1 Month Change-13.36%
3 Month Change-18.62%
1 Year Change-25.98%
3 Year Change-26.56%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-80.11%

Recent News & Updates

Mar 23
Returns On Capital Signal Difficult Times Ahead For Weiqiao Textile (HKG:2698)

Returns On Capital Signal Difficult Times Ahead For Weiqiao Textile (HKG:2698)

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Shareholder Returns

2698HK LuxuryHK Market

Return vs Industry: 2698 exceeded the Hong Kong Luxury industry which returned -35% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 2698 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned -20.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 2698's price volatile compared to industry and market?
2698 volatility
2698 Average Weekly Movement3.9%
Luxury Industry Average Movement6.5%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in HK Market13.7%
10% least volatile stocks in HK Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: 2698 is less volatile than 75% of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 2698's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

199940,000Jiakun Wei

Weiqiao Textile Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and sale of cotton yarns, grey fabrics, and denims in Mainland China, Hong Kong, East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, and internationally. The company operates through Textile Products, and Electricity and Steam segments. It also produces and sells polyester yarn and related products; and trades in textile raw materials and products.

Weiqiao Textile Fundamentals Summary

How do Weiqiao Textile's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
2698 fundamental statistics
Market CapCN¥1.92b
Earnings (TTM)CN¥614.19m
Revenue (TTM)CN¥16.26b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
2698 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueCN¥14.96b
Gross ProfitCN¥1.30b
Other ExpensesCN¥687.71m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.51
Gross Margin8.00%
Net Profit Margin3.78%
Debt/Equity Ratio14.5%

How did 2698 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is 2698 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 2698?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

2698 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/Revenuen/a
Enterprise Value/EBITDAn/a
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 2698's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

2698 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 2698 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average7.3x
321 Texwinca Holdings
2111 Best Pacific International Holdings
420 Fountain Set (Holdings)
1382 Pacific Textiles Holdings
2698 Weiqiao Textile

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 2698 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (3.1x) compared to the peer average (7.3x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 2698's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the HK Luxury Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 2698 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (3.1x) compared to the Hong Kong Luxury industry average (8.5x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 2698'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.

2698 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio3.1x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 2698's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 2698 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 2698 (HK$1.88) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$3.66)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 2698 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 2698's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

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Future Growth

How is Weiqiao Textile 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 Consumer Durables 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 Weiqiao Textile 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 Weiqiao Textile 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.
  • Weiqiao Textile competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has Weiqiao Textile performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 2698 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 2698's current net profit margins (3.8%) are higher than last year (1.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 2698's earnings have declined by 18.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 2698's earnings growth over the past year (199.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (-18.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 2698 earnings growth over the past year (199.8%) exceeded the Luxury industry 43%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: 2698's Return on Equity (3.2%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Weiqiao Textile's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 2698's short term assets (CN¥15.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥5.5B).

Long Term Liabilities: 2698's short term assets (CN¥15.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥668.7M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 2698 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: 2698's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 60.4% to 14.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 2698's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (5.8%).

Interest Coverage: 2698's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (91.9x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Weiqiao Textile current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 2698's dividend (11.2%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.7%).

High Dividend: 2698's dividend (11.2%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (7.69%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 2698's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 2698's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (35%), 2698's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (285.5%), 2698's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Jiakun Wei (53 yo)





Mr. Wei Jiakun has been the General Manager and Chief Executive officer of Weiqiao Textile Co. Ltd. since November 18, 2014 and serves as Executive Director. Mr. Wei joined the Company's predecessor, Weiq...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jiakun's total compensation ($USD105.85K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD308.34K).

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

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 2698's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.3 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 2698's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.1 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.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Weiqiao Textile Company Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Weiqiao Textile Company Limited
  • Ticker: 2698
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 1999
  • Industry: Textiles
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Implied Market Cap: HK$2.245b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.19b
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Weiqiao Textile Company Limited
  • No. 1, Wei Fang Road
  • Zouping Economic Development Zone
  • Zouping
  • Shandong Province
  • China


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/29 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/29 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.