Oriental Enterprise Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the publication of newspapers in Hong Kong and Australia.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||HK$0.71|
|52 Week High||HK$0.39|
|52 Week Low||HK$0.85|
|1 Month Change||-2.74%|
|3 Month Change||-10.13%|
|1 Year Change||73.17%|
|3 Year Change||-16.47%|
|5 Year Change||-8.97%|
|Change since IPO||-25.62%|
Recent News & Updates
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|18||HK Media||HK Market|
Return vs Industry: 18 exceeded the Hong Kong Media industry which returned -2.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 18 exceeded the Hong Kong Market which returned 5% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: 18 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: 18's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Oriental Enterprise Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the publication of newspapers in Hong Kong and Australia. Its flagship publication includes Oriental Daily News, a daily newspaper; and on.cc, an online news portal. The company’s online publications also comprise Oriental Daily News Web, a news portal; and Oriental Daily News ePaper, on Racing, and on Football.
Oriental Enterprise Holdings Fundamentals Summary
|18 fundamental statistics|
Is 18 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|18 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||HK$528.53m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.088|
|Net Profit Margin||29.11%|
How did 18 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
5.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is Oriental Enterprise Holdings 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: 18 (HK$0.71) is trading above our estimate of fair value (HK$0.66)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 18 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 18 is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.1x) compared to the Hong Kong Media industry average (13.6x).
PE vs Market: 18 is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.1x) compared to the Hong Kong market (9.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 18's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 18 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the HK Media industry average (1x).
How is Oriental Enterprise Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Media 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 Oriental Enterprise Holdings 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 Oriental Enterprise Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 18 has a large one-off gain of HK$101.1M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: 18 became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 18's earnings have declined by 9.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 18 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 18 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (35.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 18's Return on Equity (11%) is considered low.
How is Oriental Enterprise Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 18's short term assets (HK$1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$75.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: 18's short term assets (HK$1.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$68.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 18's debt to equity ratio (0.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 18's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.2% to 0.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 18's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1443.3%).
Interest Coverage: 18 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Oriental Enterprise Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 18's dividend (5.63%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.29%).
High Dividend: 18's dividend (5.63%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.81%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 18's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 18's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (45.4%), 18's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Shun-Chuen Lam (72 yo)
Mr. Shun-Chuen Lam serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Oriental Enterprise Holdings Limited (formerly known as Oriental Press Group Limited) and has been it's Executive Director since October 4, 1999....
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Shun-Chuen's total compensation ($USD351.24K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD289.47K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Shun-Chuen's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: 18's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 17.1 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Oriental Enterprise Holdings Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Oriental Enterprise Holdings Limited
- Ticker: 18
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1969
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: HK$1.703b
- Shares outstanding: 2.40b
- Website: https://oeh.on.cc
Number of Employees
- Oriental Enterprise Holdings Limited
- Oriental Media Centre
- 23 Dai Cheong Street
- Tai Po
- New Territories
- Hong Kong
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/15 15:37|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/15 00:00|
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.