United Energy Group Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the investment and operation of upstream oil, natural gas, and other energy related businesses in South Asia, the Middle East, and North Africa. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has United Energy Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 467 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 467's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
HK Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
HK Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: 467 underperformed the Hong Kong Oil and Gas industry which returned 21.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 467 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 24.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is United Energy Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
5 days ago | Simply Wall StThe Returns On Capital At United Energy Group (HKG:467) Don't Inspire Confidence
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1 month ago | Simply Wall StDoes United Energy Group (HKG:467) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?
Is United Energy 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: 467 (HK$1.44) is trading above our estimate of fair value (HK$0.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 467 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 467 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (43.7x) compared to the Hong Kong Oil and Gas industry average (7.6x).
PE vs Market: 467 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (43.7x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 467's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 467 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.9x) compared to the HK Oil and Gas industry average (0.7x).
How is United Energy Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Energy 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 United Energy 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 United Energy Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 467 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 467's current net profit margins (13.9%) are lower than last year (26.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 467's earnings have grown by 15.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 467's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 467 had negative earnings growth (-54.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Oil and Gas industry average (-3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 467's Return on Equity (6.7%) is considered low.
How is United Energy Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 467's short term assets (HK$7.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$5.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: 467's short term assets (HK$7.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$6.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 467's debt to equity ratio (44.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 467's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 68.1% to 44.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 467's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33.1%).
Interest Coverage: 467's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.1x coverage).
What is United Energy Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 467's dividend (1.64%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (1.94%).
High Dividend: 467's dividend (1.64%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.03%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 467 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: 467 has only been paying a dividend for 4 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (71.6%), 467's dividend payments are 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 board tenure
United Energy Group has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Experienced Board: 467's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.7 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.
United Energy Group Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: United Energy Group Limited
- Ticker: 467
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: HK$37.849b
- Shares outstanding: 26.28b
- Website: https://www.uegl.com.hk
Number of Employees
- United Energy Group Limited
- Two Pacific Place
- Suite 2505
- Hong Kong
United Energy Group Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the investment and operation of upstream oil, natural gas, and other energy related businesses in South Asia, the Middle East, and Nor...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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