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China Overseas Land & Investment

SEHK:688
Snowflake Description

Established dividend payer and good value.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
688
SEHK
HK$317B
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. HK
  3. Real Estate
Company description

China Overseas Land & Investment Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the property development and investment, and treasury operations. The last earnings update was 164 days ago. More info.


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688 Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
-0.2%
SEHK:688
-1.5%
HK Real Estate
-0.1%
HK Market
1 Year Returns
0.9%
SEHK:688
-8.4%
HK Real Estate
-12.6%
HK Market
688 Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
China Overseas Land & Investment (688) -0.2% 4% 9.3% 0.9% 24.3% 42.7%
HK Real Estate -1.5% 4.8% 8.8% -8.4% 56.7% 41.2%
HK Market -0.1% 3.7% 4.1% -12.6% 32.1% 13%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • 688 outperformed the Real Estate industry which returned -8.4% over the past year.
  • 688 outperformed the Market in Hong Kong which returned -12.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility
688
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

Value

 Is China Overseas Land & Investment undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
Here we compare the current share price of China Overseas Land & Investment to its discounted cash flow analysis.value.

The discounted cash flow value is simply looking at what the company is worth today, based on estimates of how much money it is expected to make in the future.
Raw Data

Below are the data sources, inputs and calculation used to determine the intrinsic value for China Overseas Land & Investment.

SEHK:688 Discounted Cash Flow Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Valuation Model 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity
Levered Free Cash Flow Average of 24 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See below
Discount Rate (Cost of Equity) See below 10.9%
Perpetual Growth Rate 10-Year HK Government Bond Rate 2%

An important part of a discounted cash flow is the discount rate, below we explain how it has been calculated.

Calculation of Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity for SEHK:688
Data Point Calculation/ Source Result
Risk-Free Rate 10-Year HK Govt Bond Rate 2%
Equity Risk Premium S&P Global 8%
Real Estate Unlevered Beta Simply Wall St/ S&P Global 0.75
Re-levered Beta = Unlevered beta (1 + (1- tax rate) (Debt/Equity))
= 0.745 (1 + (1- 25%) (64.77%))
1.107
Levered Beta Levered Beta limited to 0.8 to 2.0
(practical range for a stable firm)
1.11
Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity = Cost of Equity = Risk Free Rate + (Levered Beta * Equity Risk Premium)
= 2% + (1.107 * 8%)
10.86%

Discounted Cash Flow Calculation for SEHK:688 using 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity Model

The calculations below outline how an intrinsic value for China Overseas Land & Investment is arrived at by discounting future cash flows to their present value using the 2 stage method. We use analyst's estimates of cash flows going forward 5 years for the 1st stage, the 2nd stage assumes the company grows at a stable rate into perpetuity.

SEHK:688 DCF 1st Stage: Next 5 year cash flow forecast
2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Levered FCF (HKD, Millions) 77,934.85 96,652.05 110,255.61 125,773.84 143,476.22
Source Analyst x6 Analyst x5 Est @ 14.07% Est @ 14.07% Est @ 14.07%
Present Value
Discounted (@ 10.86%)
70,300.96 78,644.83 80,926.23 83,273.83 85,689.52
Present value of next 5 years cash flows HK$398,835.36
SEHK:688 DCF 2nd Stage: Terminal Value
Calculation Result
Terminal Value = FCF2023 × (1 + g) ÷ (Discount Rate – g)
= HK$143,476.22 × (1 + 2%) ÷ (10.86% – 2%)
HK$1,652,576.75
Present Value of Terminal Value = Terminal Value ÷ (1 + r)5
= HK$1,652,576.75 ÷ (1 + 10.86%)5
HK$986,982.37
SEHK:688 Total Equity Value
Calculation Result
Total Equity Value = Present value of next 5 years cash flows + Terminal Value
= HK$398,835.36 + HK$986,982.37
HK$1,385,817.74
Equity Value per Share
(HKD)
= Total value / Shares Outstanding
= HK$1,385,817.74 / 10,956.20
HK$126.49
SEHK:688 Discount to Share Price
Calculation Result
Value per share (HKD) From above. HK$126.49
Current discount Discount to share price of HK$28.90
= -1 x (HK$28.90 - HK$126.49) / HK$126.49
77.2%

Learn more about our DCF calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model .

Current Discount
Amount off the current price China Overseas Land & Investment is available for.
Intrinsic value
>50%
Share price is HK$28.9 vs Future cash flow value of HK$126.49
Current Discount Checks
For China Overseas Land & Investment to be considered undervalued it must be available for at least 20% below the current price. Less than 40% is even better.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's share price is below the future cash flow value, and at a moderate discount (> 20%).
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's share price is below the future cash flow value, and at a substantial discount (> 40%).
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for China Overseas Land & Investment's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are China Overseas Land & Investment's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
SEHK:688 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-06-30) in HKD HK$3.86
SEHK:688 Share Price ** SEHK (2019-02-18) in HKD HK$28.9
Hong Kong Real Estate Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 187 Publicly-Listed Real Estate Companies 5.64x
Hong Kong Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 1,481 Publicly-Listed Companies 10.52x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of China Overseas Land & Investment.

SEHK:688 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= SEHK:688 Share Price ÷ EPS (both in HKD)

= 28.9 ÷ 3.86

7.48x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • China Overseas Land & Investment is overvalued based on earnings compared to the HK Real Estate industry average.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment is good value based on earnings compared to the Hong Kong market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does China Overseas Land & Investment's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
SEHK:688 PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 7.48x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 24 Analysts
15.4%per year
Hong Kong Real Estate Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 57 Publicly-Listed Real Estate Companies 0.22x
Hong Kong Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 465 Publicly-Listed Companies 0.75x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

SEHK:688 PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PEG Ratio

= PE Ratio ÷ Net Income Annual Growth Rate

= 7.48x ÷ 15.4%

0.49x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • China Overseas Land & Investment is good value based on expected growth next year.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on China Overseas Land & Investment's assets?
Raw Data
SEHK:688 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-06-30) in HKD HK$25.18
SEHK:688 Share Price * SEHK (2019-02-18) in HKD HK$28.9
Hong Kong Real Estate Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 224 Publicly-Listed Real Estate Companies 0.55x
Hong Kong Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 2,118 Publicly-Listed Companies 0.96x
SEHK:688 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= SEHK:688 Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in HKD)

= 28.9 ÷ 25.18

1.15x

* Primary Listing of China Overseas Land & Investment.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • China Overseas Land & Investment is overvalued based on assets compared to the HK Real Estate industry average.
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Value checks
We assess China Overseas Land & Investment's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Real Estate industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Real Estate industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. China Overseas Land & Investment has a total score of 4/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Future Performance

 How is China Overseas Land & Investment expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 24 analysts?

The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
15.4%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is China Overseas Land & Investment expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's earnings growth is expected to exceed the Hong Kong market average.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's revenue growth is expected to exceed the Hong Kong market average.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
SEHK:688 Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
SEHK:688 Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 24 Analysts 15.4%
SEHK:688 Future Revenue Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Revenue of 24 Analysts 19.6%
Hong Kong Real Estate Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 4.2%
Hong Kong Real Estate Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 16.6%
Hong Kong Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 11.8%
Hong Kong Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 10.2%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
SEHK:688 Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (7 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 24 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in HKD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
SEHK:688 Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
2022-12-31
2021-12-31
2020-12-31 289,546 42,160 56,434 19
2019-12-31 246,107 22,759 48,995 22
2018-12-31 201,785 6,135 41,517 22
SEHK:688 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-06-30 165,643 -30,671 42,331
2018-03-31 164,808 -36,354 41,549
2017-12-31 163,972 -42,037 40,767
2017-09-30 163,981 -14,373 41,074
2017-06-30 163,989 13,292 41,382
2017-03-31 161,353 36,916 39,201
2016-12-31 158,717 60,540 37,021
2016-09-30 168,987 65,316 36,320
2016-06-30 179,257 70,093 35,619
2016-03-31 169,798 56,421 35,131
2015-12-31 160,339 42,749 34,643
2015-09-30 149,303 28,125 32,288

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's earnings are expected to grow by 15.4% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's revenue is expected to grow by 19.6% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
SEHK:688 Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (7 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 24 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from China Overseas Land & Investment Company Filings, last reported 7 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

SEHK:688 Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
2022-12-31
2021-12-31
2020-12-31 5.14 6.40 4.70 19.00
2019-12-31 4.47 5.59 4.10 20.00
2018-12-31 3.76 4.71 3.37 21.00
SEHK:688 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) EPS *
2018-06-30 3.86
2018-03-31 3.79
2017-12-31 3.72
2017-09-30 3.79
2017-06-30 3.86
2017-03-31 3.75
2016-12-31 3.64
2016-09-30 3.62
2016-06-30 3.61
2016-03-31 3.68
2015-12-31 3.75
2015-09-30 3.67

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment is not expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity less than 20%).
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Future performance checks
We assess China Overseas Land & Investment's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the Hong Kong market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the Hong Kong market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
China Overseas Land & Investment has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Past Performance

  How has China Overseas Land & Investment performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare China Overseas Land & Investment's growth in the last year to its industry (Real Estate).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's year on year earnings growth rate has been positive over the past 5 years.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's 1-year earnings growth is less than its 5-year average (2.3% vs 14%)
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's earnings growth has not exceeded the HK Real Estate industry average in the past year (2.3% vs 48.7%).
Earnings and Revenue History
China Overseas Land & Investment's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from China Overseas Land & Investment Company Filings, last reported 7 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

SEHK:688 Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-06-30 165,642.88 42,331.13 6,288.45
2018-03-31 164,807.52 41,548.98 6,043.33
2017-12-31 163,972.17 40,766.84 5,798.21
2017-09-30 163,980.51 41,074.24 5,878.26
2017-06-30 163,988.84 41,381.65 5,958.31
2017-03-31 161,352.91 39,201.15 6,254.82
2016-12-31 158,716.98 37,020.64 6,551.34
2016-09-30 168,987.00 36,320.03 6,717.73
2016-06-30 179,257.02 35,619.43 6,884.13
2016-03-31 169,798.04 35,131.32 6,417.16
2015-12-31 160,339.07 34,643.21 5,950.20
2015-09-30 149,302.88 32,288.42 5,201.90
2015-06-30 138,266.68 29,933.63 4,453.61
2015-03-31 134,612.08 28,566.82 4,221.96
2014-12-31 130,957.48 27,200.02 3,990.30
2014-09-30 117,756.69 26,397.43 3,547.54
2014-06-30 104,555.90 25,594.84 3,104.78
2014-03-31 93,512.49 24,319.28 2,960.91
2013-12-31 82,469.08 23,043.71 2,817.03
2013-09-30 76,978.10 22,206.86 2,550.66
2013-06-30 71,487.11 21,370.00 2,284.28
2013-03-31 68,033.90 20,046.11 2,160.43
2012-12-31 64,580.69 18,722.22 2,036.58
2012-09-30 59,091.45 17,722.62 2,017.39
2012-06-30 53,602.20 16,723.01 1,998.21
2012-03-31 52,467.25 16,093.55 1,947.65

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).
  • China Overseas Land & Investment used its assets more efficiently than the HK Real Estate industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's use of capital deteriorated last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).
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Past performance checks
We assess China Overseas Land & Investment's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Real Estate industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
China Overseas Land & Investment has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Health

 How is China Overseas Land & Investment's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up China Overseas Land & Investment's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • China Overseas Land & Investment is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of China Overseas Land & Investment's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • High level of physical assets or inventory.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 2.7x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from China Overseas Land & Investment Company Filings, last reported 7 months ago.

SEHK:688 Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in HKD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-06-30 286,646.95 205,448.50 124,254.35
2018-03-31 286,646.95 205,448.50 124,254.35
2017-12-31 273,543.43 185,594.94 99,460.06
2017-09-30 273,543.43 185,594.94 99,460.06
2017-06-30 249,374.24 158,757.11 116,228.94
2017-03-31 249,374.24 158,757.11 116,228.94
2016-12-31 227,423.36 177,033.78 154,983.39
2016-09-30 227,423.36 177,033.78 154,983.39
2016-06-30 207,010.86 109,314.30 115,239.09
2016-03-31 207,010.86 109,314.30 115,239.09
2015-12-31 215,579.53 204,193.04 121,862.17
2015-09-30 215,579.53 204,193.04 121,862.17
2015-06-30 191,978.79 114,307.22 77,108.29
2015-03-31 191,978.79 114,307.22 77,108.29
2014-12-31 138,556.80 140,096.74 58,280.95
2014-09-30 138,556.80 140,096.74 58,280.95
2014-06-30 121,850.81 94,463.38 49,155.34
2014-03-31 121,850.81 94,463.38 49,155.34
2013-12-31 111,050.40 73,541.80 40,875.76
2013-09-30 111,050.40 73,541.80 40,875.76
2013-06-30 98,387.67 68,508.30 50,906.97
2013-03-31 98,387.67 68,508.30 50,906.97
2012-12-31 87,556.96 59,613.84 39,879.60
2012-09-30 87,556.96 59,613.84 39,879.60
2012-06-30 78,248.80 51,689.85 25,578.93
2012-03-31 78,248.80 51,689.85 25,578.93
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's level of debt (71.7%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (69.6% vs 71.7% today).
  • Operating cash flow is negative therefore debt is not well covered.
  • China Overseas Land & Investment earns more interest than it pays, coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
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Financial health checks
We assess China Overseas Land & Investment's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. China Overseas Land & Investment has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Dividends

 What is China Overseas Land & Investment's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
2.77%
Current annual income from China Overseas Land & Investment dividends. Estimated to be 4.06% next year.
If you bought HK$2,000 of China Overseas Land & Investment shares you are expected to receive HK$55 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's pays a higher dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in Hong Kong (2.01%).
  • China Overseas Land & Investment's dividend is below the markets top 25% of dividend payers in Hong Kong (5.54%).
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
SEHK:688 Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 24 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
Hong Kong Real Estate Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 135 Stocks 4%
Hong Kong Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 916 Stocks 3.6%
Hong Kong Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 1.2%
Hong Kong Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 2%
Hong Kong Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 5.5%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

SEHK:688 Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in HK$) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
2022-12-31 0.00 1.00
2021-12-31 0.00 1.00
2020-12-31 1.31 22.00
2019-12-31 1.14 25.00
2018-12-31 0.95 26.00
SEHK:688 Past Annualized Dividends Data
Date (Data in HK$) Dividend per share (annual) Avg. Yield (%)
2018-04-13 0.800 3.113
2018-03-26 0.800 2.910
2017-04-24 0.770 3.016
2016-08-22 0.760 3.226
2016-03-18 0.610 2.501
2015-04-20 0.550 2.175
2015-03-24 0.550 2.043
2014-08-12 0.490 2.180
2014-04-08 0.470 2.333
2013-08-12 0.420 1.896
2013-05-03 0.390 1.788
2012-03-15 0.330 1.711
2011-03-18 0.270 1.836
2010-04-21 0.260 1.697
2010-04-19 0.260 1.722
2010-03-18 0.260 1.556
2009-09-18 0.140 0.856
2009-04-22 0.130 0.794
2009-02-19 0.120 1.007

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  • Dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
  • Dividends per share have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of China Overseas Land & Investment's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Dividends paid are well covered by earnings (4.5x coverage).
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Dividends after 3 years are expected to be thoroughly covered by earnings (7x coverage).
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess China Overseas Land & Investment's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 1.2%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can China Overseas Land & Investment afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. China Overseas Land & Investment has a total score of 5/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Management

 What is the CEO of China Overseas Land & Investment's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
Jianguo Yan
COMPENSATION HK$5,200,000
AGE 51
TENURE AS CEO 2.1 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Jianguo Yan has been the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of China Overseas Land & Investment Limited since January 1, 2017. Mr. Yan rejoined China Overseas Land & Investment on December 7, 2016. He has about 28 years' experience in construction business, real estate investment and management. Mr. Yan is Vice Chairman and President of China Overseas Holdings Limited and a director of certain of its subsidiaries, the Chairman and Non-Executive Director of China Overseas Property Holdings Limited and China Overseas Grand Oceans Group Limited, and also a director of the subsidiaries of the Company. He served as Senior Vice President of Longfor Properties Co. Ltd. from March 22, 2016 to December 5, 2016, Executive Director from January 1, 2015 to December 5, 2016 and Vice President until March 22, 2016. He joined Longfor Properties Co. Ltd. in June 2014 and resigned on December 5, 2016. He was employed at China State Construction China State Construction from 2011 to June 2014 and served as its Director of the General Office, Chief Information Officer and Assistant General Manager. He served as Assistant General Manager of Guangzhou Branch, Deputy General Manager of Shanghai Branch, General Manager of Suzhou Branch, General Manager of Shanghai Branch, Vice Managing Director of China Overseas Property Group and President of Northern China Region at China Overseas Land & Investment Limited. He served as General Manager of COB Development (Shanghai) Co Ltd, Assistant General Manager of China Overseas Property Group C, Vice President, General Manager of China Overseas Property Group Co Ltd (Hua Bei region) and Deputy General Manager of China Overseas Property Group Co Ltd at China Overseas Land & Investment Limited. He was employed at China Overseas Land & Investment Limited from 2001 to 2011. From 1990 to 1992, he had been working for the Shenzhen Branch of China Overseas Property Group and had held a number of positions, including site engineer and Department Head. He joined China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) in 1989 and was seconded to China Overseas Land & Investment Limited in 2001. He has been the Chairman of China Overseas Land & Investment Limited and China Overseas Property Holdings Limited since June 13, 2017. He has been Chairman and Director of China Overseas Grand Oceans Group Limited since June 13, 2017. He served as Director of China Overseas Property Group Co Ltd. Mr. Yan served as a Director of COB Development (Shanghai) Co Ltd. He is a senior engineer. He graduated from Chongqing Architectural Engineering Institute, currently known as Chongqing University majoring in Industrial and Civil Construction in 1989 and obtained an MBA degree from Beijing University in 2000.

CEO Compensation
  • Insufficient data for Jianguo to compare compensation growth.
  • Jianguo's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Hong Kong.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the China Overseas Land & Investment management team in years:

1.9
Average Tenure
53
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the China Overseas Land & Investment management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Management Team

Jianguo Yan

TITLE
Chairman & CEO
COMPENSATION
HK$5M
AGE
51
TENURE
2.1 yrs

Liang Luo

TITLE
Executive VP
COMPENSATION
HK$9M
AGE
53
TENURE
1.8 yrs

Eddie Lui

TITLE
Chief Financial officer
AGE
54
TENURE
1.1 yrs

Michael Jiang

TITLE
Head of Investor Relations

Yong Zhou

TITLE
President of China Overseas (Hong Kong) Ltd & Executive Director of China Overseas (Hong Kong) Ltd
AGE
48

Edmond Chong

TITLE
Company Secretary
AGE
53
TENURE
0.3 yrs

Dapeng Qi

TITLE
Vice President
AGE
47

Yong Guo

TITLE
Vice President
COMPENSATION
HK$4M
AGE
54
TENURE
6.5 yrs

Yi Zhang

TITLE
Vice President
AGE
51

Hongbo Kan

TITLE
Vice President
COMPENSATION
HK$6M
AGE
55
TENURE
6.5 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the China Overseas Land & Investment board of directors in years:

8
Average Tenure
51
Average Age
  • The tenure for the China Overseas Land & Investment board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors

Jianguo Yan

TITLE
Chairman & CEO
COMPENSATION
HK$5M
AGE
51
TENURE
1.7 yrs

Wenjie Sun

TITLE
Honourable Chairman
COMPENSATION
HK$320K
AGE
72
TENURE
13.9 yrs

Liang Luo

TITLE
Executive VP
COMPENSATION
HK$9M
AGE
53
TENURE
11.9 yrs

Yong Zhou

TITLE
President of China Overseas (Hong Kong) Ltd & Executive Director of China Overseas (Hong Kong) Ltd
AGE
48

Guanghui Guo

TITLE
VP & Executive Director
AGE
45
TENURE
0.7 yrs

Kwong Siu Lam

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$500K
AGE
83
TENURE
15.4 yrs

Rita Fan Hsu

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$500K
AGE
72
TENURE
10 yrs

Brian David Li

TITLE
Independent Non Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$500K
AGE
43
TENURE
5.9 yrs

Ying Chang

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
HK$300K
AGE
46
TENURE
2.4 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (HK$) Value (HK$)
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Management checks
We assess China Overseas Land & Investment's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. China Overseas Land & Investment has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

News

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Is China Overseas Land & Investment Limited's (HKG:688) Balance Sheet A Threat To Its Future?

There are a number of reasons that attract investors towards large-cap companies such as China Overseas Land & Investment Limited (HKG:688), with a market cap of HK$300b. … I will provide an overview of China Overseas Land & Investment’s financial liquidity and leverage to give you an idea of China Overseas Land & Investment’s position to take advantage of potential acquisitions or comfortably endure future downturns. … View our latest analysis for China Overseas Land & Investment

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Has China Overseas Land & Investment Limited (HKG:688) Improved Earnings Growth In Recent Times?

Understanding how China Overseas Land & Investment Limited (HKG:688) is performing as a company requires looking at more than just a years' earnings. … Today I will run you through a basic sense check to gain perspective on how China Overseas Land & Investment is doing by comparing its latest earnings with its long-term trend as well as the performance of its real estate industry peers. … Check out our latest analysis for China Overseas Land & Investment?

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China Overseas Land & Investment Limited (HKG:688) is considered a high growth stock. … See our latest analysis for China Overseas Land & Investment? … China Overseas Land & Investment is poised for extremely high earnings growth in the near future

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China Overseas Land & Investment Limited (HKG:688) Is An Attractive Dividend Stock, Here's Why

China Overseas Land & Investment Limited (HKG:688) has pleased shareholders over the past 10 years, paying out an average dividend of 2.00% annually. … Let's dig deeper into whether China Overseas Land & Investment should have a place in your portfolio. … See our latest analysis for China Overseas Land & Investment

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Who Owns Most Of China Overseas Land & Investment Limited (HKG:688)?

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Company Info

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Description

China Overseas Land & Investment Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the property development and investment, and treasury operations. It operates through Property Development, Property Investment, and Other Operations segments. The company is involved in the investment, development, and rental of residential and commercial properties; issuance of guaranteed notes; property consultancy and real estate agency; and loan financing, security investment, and hotel management activities. It also provides commercial project; and construction and building design consultancy services. The company primarily operates in Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Jinan, Foshan, Chengdu, Nanjing, Suzhou, and other regions in the People’s Republic of China. The company was incorporated in 1979 and is based in Central, Hong Kong. China Overseas Land & Investment Limited is a subsidiary of China Overseas Holdings Limited.

Details
Name: China Overseas Land & Investment Limited
688
Exchange: SEHK
Founded: 1979
HK$317,182,034,438
10,956,201,535
Website: http://www.coli.com.hk
Address: China Overseas Land & Investment Limited
Three Pacific Place,
10th Floor,
Central,
Hong Kong
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
SEHK 688 Ordinary Shares The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd. HK HKD 14. Sep 1992
OTCPK CAOV.F Ordinary Shares Pink Sheets LLC US USD 14. Sep 1992
DB CPP Ordinary Shares Deutsche Boerse AG DE EUR 14. Sep 1992
SHSC 688 Ordinary Shares Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect HK HKD 14. Sep 1992
SZSC 688 Ordinary Shares The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong - Shenzhen - Hong Kong Stock Connect HK HKD 14. Sep 1992
OTCPK CAOV.Y UNSPONSORED ADR Pink Sheets LLC US USD 15. Oct 2008
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
5,900
China Overseas Land & Investment employees.
Industry
Real Estate Development
Real Estate
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/02/18 12:33
End of day share price update: 2019/02/18 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2019/02/17
Last earnings filing: 2018/09/07
Last earnings reported: 2018/06/30
Last annual earnings reported: 2017/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.