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Next DigitalSEHK:282 Stock Report

Market Cap

HK$764.5m

7D

0%

1Y

-6.5%

Updated

13 Sep, 2021

Data

Company Financials
282 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health0/6
Dividends0/6

282 Overview

Next Digital Limited, an investment holding company, operates as a multimedia company.

Next Digital Competitors

Eastern Media International

TWSE:2614

NT$16.2b

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Next Digital
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceHK$0.29
52 Week HighHK$0.16
52 Week LowHK$0.80
Beta2.24
1 Month Change0%
3 Month Change-3.33%
1 Year Change-6.45%
3 Year Change16.00%
5 Year Change-29.27%
Change since IPO-97.14%

Recent News & Updates

Feb 23
Would Shareholders Who Purchased Next Digital's (HKG:282) Stock Five Years Be Happy With The Share price Today?

Would Shareholders Who Purchased Next Digital's (HKG:282) Stock Five Years Be Happy With The Share price Today?

The main aim of stock picking is to find the market-beating stocks. But even the best stock picker will only win with...

Jan 19
Is Next Digital (HKG:282) A Risky Investment?

Is Next Digital (HKG:282) A Risky Investment?

The external fund manager backed by Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger, Li Lu, makes no bones about it when he says...

Dec 14
Here's What We Think About Next Digital's (HKG:282) CEO Pay

Here's What We Think About Next Digital's (HKG:282) CEO Pay

This article will reflect on the compensation paid to Kim Hung Cheung who has served as CEO of Next Digital Limited...

Shareholder Returns

282HK MediaHK Market
7D0%2.4%0.7%
1Y-6.5%-1.9%5.7%

Return vs Industry: 282 underperformed the Hong Kong Media industry which returned 29.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 282 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 12.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 282's price volatile compared to industry and market?
282 volatility
282 Beta2.24
Industry Beta0.72
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine 282's volatility over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine 282's volatility change over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19812,095n/ahttps://www.nextdigital.com.hk

Next Digital Limited, an investment holding company, operates as a multimedia company. It operates through Digital Business and Print Business segments. The Digital Business segment provides Internet advertising, online subscription, and content services, as well as develops mobile games and apps in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and North America.

Next Digital Fundamentals Summary

How do Next Digital's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
282 fundamental statistics
Market CapHK$764.50m
Earnings (TTM)-HK$247.76m
Revenue (TTM)HK$1.17b

0.7x

P/S Ratio

-3.1x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
282 income statement (TTM)
RevenueHK$1.17b
Cost of RevenueHK$940.02m
Gross ProfitHK$231.43m
ExpensesHK$479.20m
Earnings-HK$247.76m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2020

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.094
Gross Margin19.76%
Net Profit Margin-21.15%
Debt/Equity Ratio135.5%

How did 282 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Next Digital undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.46x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 282's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 282's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 282 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Hong Kong Media industry average.

PE vs Market: 282 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Hong Kong market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 282's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 282 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the HK Media industry average (1.3x).


Future Growth

How is Next Digital forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

40.0%

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 Next Digital 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.


Past Performance

How has Next Digital performed over the past 5 years?

-6.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 282 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 282 is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 282 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 6.4% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 282's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 282 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (-4.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 282 has a negative Return on Equity (-48.03%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Next Digital's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 282's short term assets (HK$478.1M) do not cover its short term liabilities (HK$733.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: 282's short term assets (HK$478.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (HK$757.5M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 282's debt to equity ratio (135.5%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 282's debt to equity ratio has increased from 14.3% to 135.5% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if 282 has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if 282 has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.


Dividend

What is Next Digital current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 282's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 282's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 282's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 282's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 282 is not paying a notable dividend for the Hong Kong market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 282's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Hong Kong market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


CEO

Next Digital has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Next Digital Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Next Digital Limited
  • Ticker: 282
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 1981
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: HK$764.501m
  • Shares outstanding: 2.64b
  • Website: https://www.nextdigital.com.hk

Number of Employees


Location

  • Next Digital Limited
  • 8 Chun Ying Street
  • 1st Floor
  • Tseung Kwan O
  • New Territories
  • Hong Kong

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/13 10:01
End of Day Share Price2021/06/16 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


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.