Share Price & News
How has Top Education Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 1752 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 1752's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
HK Consumer Services
1 Year Return
HK Consumer Services
Return vs Industry: 1752 underperformed the Hong Kong Consumer Services industry which returned -9.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 1752 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 21.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Top Education Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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2 months ago | Simply Wall StTop Education Group (HKG:1752) Might Be Having Difficulty Using Its Capital Effectively
Is Top Education Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 1752 (HK$0.19) is trading above our estimate of fair value (HK$0.07)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 1752 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 1752 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.2x) compared to the Hong Kong Consumer Services industry average (19.1x).
PE vs Market: 1752 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.2x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 1752's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 1752's PB Ratio (1.5x) is in line with the HK Consumer Services industry average.
How is Top Education Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 Top Education 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.
How has Top Education Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 1752 has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 1752's current net profit margins (11.4%) are lower than last year (15.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 1752's earnings have grown by 5.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 1752's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 1752 had negative earnings growth (-21.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Services industry average (-19.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 1752's Return on Equity (6.9%) is considered low.
How is Top Education Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 1752's short term assets (A$34.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$8.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: 1752's short term assets (A$34.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$15.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 1752 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: 1752 has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 1752 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: 1752 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Top Education Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 1752's dividend (1.53%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (1.9%).
High Dividend: 1752's dividend (1.53%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.05%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 1752 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: 1752 has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (40.9%), 1752's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Sumeng Cao (36 yo)
Ms. Sumeng Cao, BBA (TUT), MIT (MQ), MPA (UTS), NAATI (also known as Susan Cao) serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Top Education Group Ltd since April 28, 2021. She has been Executive Direct...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sumeng's total compensation ($USD105.10K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD226.59K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Sumeng's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: 1752's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: 1752's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Top Education Group Ltd's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Top Education Group Ltd
- Ticker: 1752
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 2001
- Industry: Education Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: HK$442.418m
- Shares outstanding: 2.39b
- Website: https://www.top.edu.au
Number of Employees
- Top Education Group Ltd
- Biomedical Building
- Suite 1
- New South Wales
Top Education Group Ltd, together with its subsidiaries, provides private higher education services in Australia. The company offers accredited undergraduate and postgraduate courses in business, accountin...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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