AIA Group Limited provides insurance products and services.
No risks detected for 1299 from our risk checks.
Questionable track record with limited growth.
Share Price & News
How has AIA Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 1299 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 1299 matched the Hong Kong Insurance industry which returned 9.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 1299 exceeded the Hong Kong Market which returned -2.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AIA Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is AIA Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 1299 (HK$81) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$93.61)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 1299 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 1299 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.5x) compared to the Insurance industry average (9.2x).
PE vs Market: 1299 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.5x) compared to the Hong Kong market (10.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 1299 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 1299 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the HK Insurance industry average (0.9x).
How is AIA Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 1299's forecast earnings growth (12.1% per year) is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: 1299's earnings (12.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Hong Kong market (11.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: 1299's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: 1299's revenue (10.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Hong Kong market (10.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 1299's revenue (10.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 1299's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.4%).
How has AIA Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 1299 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 1299's current net profit margins (11.8%) are lower than last year (12.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 1299's earnings have grown by 10.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 1299's earnings growth over the past year (3.4%) is below its 5-year average (10.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 1299 earnings growth over the past year (3.4%) underperformed the Insurance industry 4.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 1299's Return on Equity (9.1%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is AIA Group's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Inventory Level: 1299 has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: 1299's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 9.6x debt).
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: 1299's level of assets compared to its equity is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: Insufficient data to determine if 1299 has a sufficient allowance for bad loans.
Low Risk Liabilities: 1299 reports no customer deposits, loans are made up entirely of externally borrowed funds.
Loan Level: Insufficient data to determine if 1299 has an acceptable proportion of non-loan assets held.
Low Risk Deposits: 1299 has advanced significantly more loans than the customer deposits it holds.
Level of Bad Loans: Insufficient data to determine if 1299 has an appropriate level of bad loans.
What is AIA Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: 1299's dividend (1.44%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.27%).
High Dividend: 1299's dividend (1.44%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.34%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, 1299 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 1299's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (36.9%), 1299's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: 1299's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (35.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Keng Hooi Ng (64yo)
Mr. Keng Hooi Ng has been President, Group Chief Executive and Executive Director at AIA Group Limited since June 1, 2017. Mr. Ng served as Executive Vice President and Regional Chief Executive Officer at ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Keng Hooi's total compensation ($USD9.54M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD1.12M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Keng Hooi's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Group Chief Executive||2.7yrs||US$9.54m||0.023% $220.1m|
|Group Chief Financial Officer||8.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Technology & Operations Officer||2.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Investment Officer||4.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Group General Counsel||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Strategy & Corporate Development Officer||2.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Marketing Officer||2.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Human Resources Officer||2.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of External Manager Strategies||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: 1299's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).
|Group Chief Executive||2.7yrs||US$9.54m||0.023% $220.1m|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||9.1yrs||US$752.01k||0.028% $271.0m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||9.4yrs||US$282.08k||0.0011% $10.5m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||5.4yrs||US$222.41k||0.0013% $12.9m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||6yrs||US$222.41k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.1yrs||US$287.43k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.5yrs||US$222.41k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||9.4yrs||US$238.69k||0.00071% $6.9m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||8.6yrs||US$282.08k||0.00066% $6.4m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||7.3yrs||US$265.81k||0.00042% $4.1m|
Experienced Board: 1299's board of directors are considered experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 1299 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.
AIA Group Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AIA Group Limited
- Ticker: 1299
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1919
- Industry: Life and Health Insurance
- Sector: Insurance
- Market Cap: HK$971.633b
- Shares outstanding: 12.05b
- Website: https://www.aia.com
Number of Employees
- AIA Group Limited
- AIA Wealth Select Centre
- 12/F, AIA Tower
- North Point
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|1299||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Oct 2010|
|AAIG.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Oct 2010|
|7A2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2010|
|1299||SHSC (Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Oct 2010|
|1299||SZSC (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong - Shenzhen - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Oct 2010|
|1299 N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||MX||MXN||Oct 2010|
|AAGI.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||SPONSORED ADR||US||USD||Jun 2011|
AIA Group Limited provides insurance products and services. The company offers life, medical, accident protection, critical illness protection, and disability income protection insurance products, as well as savings plans for individuals; and employee benefit, Asia benefits network, credit insurance, and retirement solutions for businesses. It also distributes investment and other financial services products. The company distributes its products and services through agents; distribution partners; other intermediated channels, including independent financial advisers, brokers, private banks, and specialist advisers; and direct channel. It operates in Hong Kong, Macau, Thailand, Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia, China, Korea, Australia, Indonesia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Vietnam, India, Myanmar, and Cambodia. AIA Group Limited was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in North Point, Hong Kong.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/17 13:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/17 00:00|
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