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1565

Virscend Education SEHK:1565 Stock Report

Last Price

HK$0.20

Market Cap

HK$627.0m

7D

-11.0%

1Y

-84.4%

Updated

25 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials
1565 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health1/6
Dividends0/6

1565 Stock Overview

Virscend Education Company Limited, an investment holding company, provides private education services in the People’s Republic of China.

Virscend Education Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Virscend Education
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceHK$0.20
52 Week HighHK$1.31
52 Week LowHK$0.20
Beta0.35
1 Month Changen/a
3 Month Changen/a
1 Year Change-84.39%
3 Year Change-95.05%
5 Year Change-96.18%
Change since IPO-91.65%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

1565HK Consumer ServicesHK Market
7D-11.0%-3.6%-1.0%
1Y-84.4%-65.3%-26.1%

Return vs Industry: 1565 underperformed the Hong Kong Consumer Services industry which returned -65.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 1565 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned -26.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 1565's price volatile compared to industry and market?
1565 volatility
1565 Average Weekly Movementn/a
Consumer Services Industry Average Movement9.4%
Market Average Movement8.0%
10% most volatile stocks in HK Market15.1%
10% least volatile stocks in HK Market3.9%

Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine 1565's volatility over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine 1565's volatility change over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20001,663Yude Yanhttps://www.virscendeducation.com

Virscend Education Company Limited, an investment holding company, provides private education services in the People’s Republic of China. It operates schools for grades K-12, which include Chengdu Foreign Languages School, Chengdu Experimental Foreign Languages School, Chengdu Experimental Foreign Languages School (Western Campus), the Primary School Attached to Chengdu Foreign Languages School, and Kindergarten of the Primary School attached to Chengdu Jinniu District Foreign Languages School. The company also operates Chengdu Institute Sichuan International Studies University; and offers elementary school education services.

Virscend Education Fundamentals Summary

How do Virscend Education's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
1565 fundamental statistics
Market CapCN¥531.49m
Earnings (TTM)-CN¥168.78m
Revenue (TTM)CN¥419.75m

1.3x

P/S Ratio

-3.1x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
1565 income statement (TTM)
RevenueCN¥419.75m
Cost of RevenueCN¥414.22m
Gross ProfitCN¥5.53m
Other ExpensesCN¥174.31m
Earnings-CN¥168.78m

Last Reported Earnings

Feb 28, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.055
Gross Margin1.32%
Net Profit Margin-40.21%
Debt/Equity Ratio182.2%

How did 1565 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Virscend Education 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: 1565 (HK$0.2) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$5.52)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 1565 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 1565 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its Price-To-Earnings Ratio to the Hong Kong Consumer Services industry average.

PE vs Market: 1565 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its Price-To-Earnings Ratio to the Hong Kong market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 1565's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 1565 is good value based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (0.7x) compared to the HK Consumer Services industry average (0.9x).


Future Growth

How is Virscend Education forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

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


21.5%

Forecasted Consumer 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 Virscend Education 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.


Past Performance

How has Virscend Education 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


-31.1%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 1565 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 1565 is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 1565 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 31.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 1565's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 1565 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (22.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 1565 has a negative Return on Equity (-28.11%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Virscend Education'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: 1565's short term assets (CN¥791.1M) do not cover its short term liabilities (CN¥963.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: 1565's short term assets (CN¥791.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CN¥2.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 1565's net debt to equity ratio (166.5%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 1565's debt to equity ratio has increased from 44.2% to 182.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 1565's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (83.5%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 1565's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Virscend Education 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 1565's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 1565'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 1565's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 1565's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: 1565 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 1565 has not reported any payouts.


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Management

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

6.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Yude Yan (59 yo)

3.5yrs

Tenure

CN¥893,000

Compensation

Mr. Yude Yan has been Executive Director at Virscend Education Company Limited since August 31, 2015 and also it's Chief Executive Officer since November 15, 2018. He served as its Director since March 13,...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Yude's total compensation ($USD134.21K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD234.81K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Yude's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 1565's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 1565's board of directors are considered experienced (6.4 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: 1565 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

Virscend Education Company Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Virscend Education Company Limited
  • Ticker: 1565
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 2000
  • Industry: Education Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Implied Market Cap: HK$627.018m
  • Shares outstanding: 3.09b
  • Website: https://www.virscendeducation.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Virscend Education Company Limited
  • No. 23 He Xin Lu
  • Pidu District
  • Chengdu
  • Sichuan Province
  • China

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/25 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/25 00:00
Earnings2022/02/28
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.