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Winto Group (Holdings) SEHK:8238 Stock Report

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07 May, 2022


Company Financials
8238 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health3/6

8238 Stock Overview

Winto Group (Holdings) Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the provision of exhibition and trade show, and publication and media advertising services in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Winto Group (Holdings)
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceHK$0.16
52 Week HighHK$0.25
52 Week LowHK$0.069
1 Month Change-3.53%
3 Month Change34.43%
1 Year Change42.61%
3 Year Change-58.48%
5 Year Change-83.27%
Change since IPO-97.94%

Recent News & Updates

Apr 07
We Think Shareholders Should Be Aware Of Some Factors Beyond Winto Group (Holdings)'s (HKG:8238) Profit

We Think Shareholders Should Be Aware Of Some Factors Beyond Winto Group (Holdings)'s (HKG:8238) Profit

Even though Winto Group (Holdings) Limited ( HKG:8238 ) posted strong earnings recently, the stock hasn't reacted in a...

Shareholder Returns

8238HK MediaHK Market

Return vs Industry: 8238 exceeded the Hong Kong Media industry which returned -47.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 8238 exceeded the Hong Kong Market which returned -26.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 8238's price volatile compared to industry and market?
8238 volatility
8238 Average Weekly Movement27.1%
Media Industry Average Movement10.2%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in HK Market14.5%
10% least volatile stocks in HK Market3.8%

Stable Share Price: 8238 is more volatile than 90% of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 27% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 8238's weekly volatility (27%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Hong Kong stocks.

About the Company

201227Timmy Kwan

Winto Group (Holdings) Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the provision of exhibition and trade show, and publication and media advertising services in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area. The company owns and publishes Exmoo News, a Chinese-language daily newspaper and covers various local and international news, finance and economy, entertainment, sports, fashion and lifestyle, cultural knowledge, etc.; Travel Macao, a Chinese-language travel leisure fortnightly magazine, which provides information to readers relating to travel, dining, shopping, culture, and entertainment in Macau; Motoz Trader, a fortnightly magazine that focuses on new car models, second-hand car market, and properties, as well as offers lifestyle information, including dinning, fashion, and beauty; Motoz Trader, a free fortnightly magazine; Shopping Monthly, a fortnightly magazine, which focuses on updated information on consumer products; and Shopping Monthly, a free fortnightly magazine. It also provides exhibition and trade show, print and online media advertising, and outdoor advertising services.

Winto Group (Holdings) Fundamentals Summary

How do Winto Group (Holdings)'s earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
8238 fundamental statistics
Market CapHK$85.02m
Earnings (TTM)HK$21.53m
Revenue (TTM)HK$61.13m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
8238 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueHK$20.96m
Gross ProfitHK$40.17m
Other ExpensesHK$18.64m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.042
Gross Margin65.72%
Net Profit Margin35.22%
Debt/Equity Ratio144.7%

How did 8238 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison


Is Winto Group (Holdings) undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 8238 (HK$0.16) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$8.94)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 8238 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 8238 is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.9x) compared to the Hong Kong Media industry average (14.3x).

PE vs Market: 8238 is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.9x) compared to the Hong Kong market (9x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 8238's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 8238 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.1x) compared to the HK Media industry average (0.9x).

Future Growth

How is Winto Group (Holdings) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


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 Winto Group (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.

Past Performance

How has Winto Group (Holdings) performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 8238 has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 8238 became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 8238 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 28.7% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 8238 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 8238 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (45.9%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst 8238's Return on Equity (152.27%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.

Financial Health

How is Winto Group (Holdings)'s financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 3/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 8238's short term assets (HK$35.6M) do not cover its short term liabilities (HK$35.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: 8238 has no long term liabilities.

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 8238's net debt to equity ratio (52%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 8238's debt to equity ratio has increased from 37.8% to 144.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 8238's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (91.4%).

Interest Coverage: 8238's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.3x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Winto Group (Holdings) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8238's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8238'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 8238's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 8238's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as 8238 has not reported any payouts.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Timmy Kwan (41 yo)

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Mr. Shun Keung Kwan, also known as Timmy serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Compliance Officer of Winto Group (Holdings) Limited. Mr. Kwan is a Co-Founder of the Winto Group. He commenced magazine b...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Timmy's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market.

Compensation vs Earnings: Timmy's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 8238's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: 8238's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 20%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Winto Group (Holdings) Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Winto Group (Holdings) Limited
  • Ticker: 8238
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 2012
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: HK$85.018m
  • Shares outstanding: 518.40m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Winto Group (Holdings) Limited
  • V Ga Building
  • 14th Floor
  • Kowloon
  • Kowloon
  • Hong Kong


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/07 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/06 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.