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Hopefluent Group Holdings

Executive Summary

Hopefluent Group Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides real estate agency services in the People’s Republic of China and Australia. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet, undervalued and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

How has Hopefluent Group Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 733 is less volatile than 75% of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 733's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

733

0.4%

HK Real Estate

1.5%

HK Market


1 Year Return

-18.2%

733

-5.5%

HK Real Estate

11.3%

HK Market

Return vs Industry: 733 underperformed the Hong Kong Real Estate industry which returned -5.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 733 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 11.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

733IndustryMarket
7 Day0%0.4%1.5%
30 Day-4.1%8.4%10.1%
90 Day-12.6%-0.5%7.5%
1 Year-12.8%-18.2%-0.5%-5.5%15.9%11.3%
3 Year-51.9%-59.0%0.6%-12.1%1.7%-8.9%
5 Year-13.2%-32.2%45.7%16.8%33.3%10.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Hopefluent Group Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Hopefluent Group Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 733 (HK$1.39) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$43.1)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 733 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 733 is good value based on its PE Ratio (4x) compared to the HK Real Estate industry average (8.7x).

PE vs Market: 733 is good value based on its PE Ratio (4x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 733's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 733 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the HK Real Estate industry average (0.4x).


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Future Growth

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

18.6%

Forecasted Real Estate 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 Hopefluent 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.


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Past Performance

How has Hopefluent Group Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

4.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 733 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 733's current net profit margins (4.1%) are lower than last year (4.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 733's earnings have grown by 4.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 733's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 733 had negative earnings growth (-6.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Real Estate industry average (1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 733's Return on Equity (10.1%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Hopefluent Group Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 733's short term assets (HK$5.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$1.7B).

Long Term Liabilities: 733's short term assets (HK$5.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$210.0M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 733's debt to equity ratio (7.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 733's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 10.4% to 7.9% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 733's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (388.9%).

Interest Coverage: 733's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (15.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Hopefluent Group Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

8.99%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 733's dividend (8.99%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.19%).

High Dividend: 733's dividend (8.99%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.58%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 733's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 733's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (29.9%), 733'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.


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Management

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

16.5yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Hopefluent Group Holdings has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Fu Chung
Former Co-Founder & Chairmanno dataHK$2.88m23.55%
HK$ 215.9m
Wan Ng
Non-Executive Director & Co-Founderno dataHK$2.30m1.1%
HK$ 10.1m
Man Fu
Co-Founder & Executive Directorno dataHK$2.30mno data
Yat Lo
Executive Director 16.58yrsHK$2.87mno data
Ear Ly Fu
Executive Director0.25yrno datano data
King Lam
Independent Non-Executive Director16.5yrsHK$228.00kno data
Tianquan Mo
Non-Executive Director5.58yrsno datano data
Keung Ng
Independent Non-Executive Director17.5yrsHK$120.00kno data
Law Kwai Wong
Independent Non-Executive Directorno dataHK$300.00kno data

16.5yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 733's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.5 years average tenure).


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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Hopefluent Group Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Hopefluent Group Holdings Limited
  • Ticker: 733
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 1995
  • Industry: Real Estate Services
  • Sector: Real Estate
  • Market Cap: HK$916.844m
  • Shares outstanding: 674.15m
  • Website: https://www.hopefluent.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Hopefluent Group Holdings Limited
  • One Bravo
  • 9–10th Floors
  • Guangzhou
  • Guangdong Province
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
733SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)YesOrdinary SharesHKHKDJul 2004
H2GBST (Boerse-Stuttgart)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURJul 2004

Biography

Hopefluent Group Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides real estate agency services in the People’s Republic of China and Australia. It operates through Property Real Estate Agency and F...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/30 10:10
End of Day Share Price2020/11/30 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.