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China Maple Leaf Educational Systems SEHK:1317 Stock Report

Last Price

HK$0.35

Market Cap

HK$1.1b

7D

0%

1Y

-78.2%

Updated

23 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
1317 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health1/6
Dividends0/6

1317 Stock Overview

China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates bilingual private schools and preschools in the People’s Republic of China and Southeast Asia.

China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for China Maple Leaf Educational Systems
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceHK$0.35
52 Week HighHK$2.11
52 Week LowHK$0.31
Beta0.84
1 Month Change1.43%
3 Month Change-21.11%
1 Year Change-78.22%
3 Year Change-88.44%
5 Year Change-89.53%
Change since IPO-75.43%

Recent News & Updates

Feb 09
These Analysts Think China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited's (HKG:1317) Sales Are Under Threat

These Analysts Think China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited's (HKG:1317) Sales Are Under Threat

Market forces rained on the parade of China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited ( HKG:1317 ) shareholders today...

Feb 01
Shareholders Will Probably Hold Off On Increasing China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited's (HKG:1317) CEO Compensation For The Time Being

Shareholders Will Probably Hold Off On Increasing China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited's (HKG:1317) CEO Compensation For The Time Being

In the past three years, the share price of China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited ( HKG:1317 ) has struggled to...

Shareholder Returns

1317HK Consumer ServicesHK Market
7D0%-1.6%2.0%
1Y-78.2%-64.6%-24.0%

Return vs Industry: 1317 underperformed the Hong Kong Consumer Services industry which returned -64.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 1317 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned -23.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 1317's price volatile compared to industry and market?
1317 volatility
1317 Average Weekly Movement15.1%
Consumer Services Industry Average Movement9.3%
Market Average Movement8.0%
10% most volatile stocks in HK Market15.1%
10% least volatile stocks in HK Market3.9%

Stable Share Price: 1317 is more volatile than 75% of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 15% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 1317's weekly volatility (15%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Hong Kong stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19951,890Sherman Jenhttps://www.mapleleaf.cn

China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates bilingual private schools and preschools in the People’s Republic of China and Southeast Asia. The company also offers dual-diploma curriculum, such as British Columbia curriculum and Chinese curriculum; and bilingual education services under the Canadian International School and Kingsley International School names. It operates bilingual private schools and preschools under the Maple Leaf brand name.

China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Fundamentals Summary

How do China Maple Leaf Educational Systems's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
1317 fundamental statistics
Market CapCN¥906.76m
Earnings (TTM)-CN¥671.92m
Revenue (TTM)CN¥941.02m

1.0x

P/S Ratio

-1.3x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
1317 income statement (TTM)
RevenueCN¥941.02m
Cost of RevenueCN¥525.27m
Gross ProfitCN¥415.75m
Other ExpensesCN¥1.09b
Earnings-CN¥671.92m

Last Reported Earnings

Aug 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.22
Gross Margin44.18%
Net Profit Margin-71.40%
Debt/Equity Ratio243.5%

How did 1317 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is China Maple Leaf Educational Systems undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 1317 (HK$0.36) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$2.74)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 1317 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 1317 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Hong Kong Consumer Services industry average.

PE vs Market: 1317 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 1317's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 1317 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the HK Consumer Services industry average (0.9x).


Future Growth

How is China Maple Leaf Educational Systems forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score

0/6

Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


8.6%

Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if 1317's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.5%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 1317's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Hong Kong market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: 1317's revenue (8.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Hong Kong market (9.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 1317's revenue (8.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 1317's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.2%).


Past Performance

How has China Maple Leaf Educational Systems performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

0/6

Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-17.4%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 1317 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 1317 is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 1317 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 17.4% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 1317's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 1317 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (22.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 1317 has a negative Return on Equity (-48.38%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is China Maple Leaf Educational Systems's financial position?

Financial Health Score

1/6

Financial Health Score 1/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 1317's short term assets (CN¥2.7B) do not cover its short term liabilities (CN¥3.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: 1317's short term assets (CN¥2.7B) do not cover its long term liabilities (CN¥3.2B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 1317's net debt to equity ratio (189.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 1317's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.2% to 243.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 1317's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23.7%).

Interest Coverage: 1317's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.8x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is China Maple Leaf Educational Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 1317's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 1317'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 1317's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 1317's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: 1317 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 1317 has not reported any payouts.


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Management

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

6.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Sherman Jen (67 yo)

5.75yrs

Tenure

CN¥3,422,000

Compensation

Dr. Shu Liang Jen, also known as Sherman, is the Chairman and Executive Director of Kingsley Edugroup Limited since March 19, 2020. He has been the President of China Operations at China Maple Leaf Educati...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Sherman's total compensation ($USD511.29K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD234.66K).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 1317's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 1317's board of directors are considered experienced (8 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited
  • Ticker: 1317
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 1995
  • Industry: Education Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Implied Market Cap: HK$1.063b
  • Shares outstanding: 3.00b
  • Website: https://www.mapleleaf.cn

Number of Employees


Location

  • China Maple Leaf Educational Systems Limited
  • No.76, Baohe Avenue
  • Baolong Street
  • Shenzhen
  • Guangdong Province
  • 518000
  • China

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/23 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/04/29 00:00
Earnings2021/08/31
Annual Earnings2021/08/31


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.