K. Wah International Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the property development and investment activities in Hong Kong and Mainland China. More Details
Adequate balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has K. Wah International Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 173 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
HK Real Estate
1 Year Return
HK Real Estate
Return vs Industry: 173 underperformed the Hong Kong Real Estate industry which returned -11% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 173 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is K. Wah International Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
6 days ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Buying K. Wah International Holdings Limited (HKG:173) Shares?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StK. Wah International Holdings Limited (HKG:173) Is An Attractive Dividend Stock - Here's Why
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat Does K. Wah International Holdings' (HKG:173) CEO Pay Reveal?
Is K. Wah International 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: 173 (HK$3.73) is trading above our estimate of fair value (HK$1.57)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 173 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 173 is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.8x) compared to the HK Real Estate industry average (8.8x).
PE vs Market: 173 is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.8x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 173's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 173 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the HK Real Estate industry average (0.4x).
How is K. Wah International Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if 173's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 173's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Hong Kong market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 173's revenue (15.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Hong Kong market (13.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 173's revenue (15.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if 173's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has K. Wah International Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 173 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 173's current net profit margins (30%) are lower than last year (32.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 173's earnings have grown by 14.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 173's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 173 had negative earnings growth (-16.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Real Estate industry average (-6.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 173's Return on Equity (10.2%) is considered low.
How is K. Wah International Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 173's short term assets (HK$32.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$8.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: 173's short term assets (HK$32.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$20.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 173's debt to equity ratio (47%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 173's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 70.6% to 47% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 173's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (7.3%).
Interest Coverage: 173 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is K. Wah International Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 173's dividend (5.36%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.23%).
High Dividend: 173's dividend (5.36%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.86%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 173's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 173's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (15.7%), 173's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Che-Woo Lui (90 yo)
Dr. Che Woo Lui, GBM, MBE, JP, LLD, DSSc, DBA, serves as the President of Tsim Sha Tsui East Property Developers Association. Dr. Lui is the Founder of K. Wah International Holdings Ltd. and serves as its ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Che-Woo's total compensation ($USD2.62M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD559.67K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Che-Woo's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman||no data||HK$20.31m||51.94% |
|Member of Executive Board & Executive Director||31.33yrs||HK$11.84m||0.67% |
|Member of Executive Board & Executive Director||31.33yrs||HK$3.01m||0.19% |
|Member of Executive Board & Executive Director||10.5yrs||HK$15.61m||0.27% |
|Member of Senior Management and Director of K Wah Management Services Limited||no data||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||11.17yrs||HK$386.00k||0.0067% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||12.33yrs||HK$517.00k||0.018% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||9.17yrs||HK$361.00k||0.013% |
Experienced Board: 173's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 173 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.
K. Wah International Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: K. Wah International Holdings Limited
- Ticker: 173
- Exchange: SEHK
- Industry: Real Estate Development
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: HK$11.757b
- Shares outstanding: 3.13b
- Website: https://www.kwih.com
Number of Employees
- K. Wah International Holdings Limited
- K. Wah Centre
- 29th Floor
- North Point
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|173||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 1992|
|KWHA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|KW2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|173||SHSC (Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 1992|
|173||SZSC (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong - Shenzhen - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 1992|
K. Wah International Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the property development and investment activities in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Its property portfolio comprises residen ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/22 12:52|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/22 00:00|
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