Giordano International Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the retail and distribution of men’s, women’s, and children’s fashion apparel and accessories worldwide.
Giordano International Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||HK$1.57|
|52 Week High||HK$1.12|
|52 Week Low||HK$1.91|
|1 Month Change||0.64%|
|3 Month Change||-0.63%|
|1 Year Change||16.30%|
|3 Year Change||-57.45%|
|5 Year Change||-61.89%|
|Change since IPO||-18.44%|
Recent News & Updates
Analyst Forecasts Just Became More Bearish On Giordano International Limited (HKG:709)
The analysts covering Giordano International Limited ( HKG:709 ) delivered a dose of negativity to shareholders today...
|709||HK Specialty Retail||HK Market|
Return vs Industry: 709 underperformed the Hong Kong Specialty Retail industry which returned 30.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 709 exceeded the Hong Kong Market which returned 5.3% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: 709 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 709's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Giordano International Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the retail and distribution of men’s, women’s, and children’s fashion apparel and accessories worldwide. It operates through two segments, Retail and Distribution; and Wholesales to Overseas Franchisees. The company sells its products under the Giordano, Giordano Junior, Giordano Ladies, BSX, and other owned and licensed brands through its own stores, as well as third party franchisees.
Giordano International Fundamentals Summary
|709 fundamental statistics|
Is 709 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|709 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||HK$1.47b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.078|
|Net Profit Margin||3.63%|
How did 709 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
8.5%Current Dividend Yield
Is Giordano International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 709 (HK$1.57) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$1.63)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 709 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 709 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20.2x) compared to the Hong Kong Specialty Retail industry average (10.7x).
PE vs Market: 709 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20.2x) compared to the Hong Kong market (9.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 709 is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 709's PB Ratio (1x) is in line with the HK Specialty Retail industry average.
How is Giordano International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 709's forecast earnings growth (29.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.5%).
Earnings vs Market: 709's earnings (29.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Hong Kong market (17.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 709's revenue (11.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Hong Kong market (12.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 709's revenue (11.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 709's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.8%).
How has Giordano International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 709 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 709 became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 709's earnings have declined by 35% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 709 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 709 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (54.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 709's Return on Equity (5.9%) is considered low.
How is Giordano International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 709's short term assets (HK$1.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$1.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: 709's short term assets (HK$1.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$527.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 709's debt to equity ratio (6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 709's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.1% to 6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 709's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (365.1%).
Interest Coverage: 709's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.3x coverage).
What is Giordano International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 709's dividend (8.54%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.26%).
High Dividend: 709's dividend (8.54%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.78%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 709's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 709's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (171.9%), 709's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: 709's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (100.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Peter Lau (68 yo)
Dr. Kwok Kuen Lau, also known as Peter, CA, CMA, MBA, DBA, serves as Managing Director of Giordano International Limited and has been its Chief Executive Officer and Chairman since February 8, 1994 and Aug...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD652.44K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD342.08K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: 709's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: 709's board of directors are considered experienced (9.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 709 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.
Giordano International Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Giordano International Limited
- Ticker: 709
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1981
- Industry: Apparel Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: HK$2.479b
- Shares outstanding: 1.58b
- Website: https://www.giordano.com
Number of Employees
- Giordano International Limited
- Tin On Industrial Building
- 5th Floor
- Hong Kong
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/18 15:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/18 00:00|
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