Should You Consider Hengan International Group Company Limited (HKG:1044)?

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Hengan International Group Company Limited (HKG:1044) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case of 1044, it is a financially-healthy , dividend-paying company with a an impressive track record of performance. Below, I’ve touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, read the full report on Hengan International Group here.

Excellent balance sheet established dividend payer

1044’s strong financial health means that all of its upcoming liability payments are able to be met by its current cash and short-term investment holdings. This implies that 1044 manages its cash and cost levels well, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. 1044’s has produced operating cash levels of 0.21x total debt over the past year, which implies that 1044’s management has put its borrowings into good use by generating enough cash to cover a sufficient portion of borrowings.

SEHK:1044 Income Statement Export February 15th 19
SEHK:1044 Income Statement Export February 15th 19

For those seeking income streams from their portfolio, 1044 is a robust dividend payer as well. Over the past decade, the company has consistently increased its dividend payout, reaching a yield of 3.9%.

SEHK:1044 Historical Dividend Yield February 15th 19
SEHK:1044 Historical Dividend Yield February 15th 19

Next Steps:

For Hengan International Group, I’ve put together three pertinent factors you should look at:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for 1044’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for 1044’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is 1044 worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether 1044 is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of 1044? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.