SEHK:8395

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Tree Holdings Limited sells and distributes furniture and home accessories in the People’s Republic of China.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet and slightly overvalued.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 8395's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

13.2%

8395

2.7%

HK Retail Distributors

2.9%

HK Market


1 Year Return

-16.7%

8395

-6.9%

HK Retail Distributors

-3.8%

HK Market

Return vs Industry: 8395 underperformed the Hong Kong Retail Distributors industry which returned -7.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 8395 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned -2.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

8395IndustryMarket
7 Day13.2%2.7%2.9%
30 Day1.7%-3.1%-4.1%
90 Day-7.7%-0.03%2.9%
1 Year-16.7%-16.7%-3.8%-6.9%-0.2%-3.8%
3 Yearn/a-26.1%-31.2%15.3%3.7%
5 Yearn/a-20.9%-30.0%16.8%-2.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

11.21x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 8395's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 8395's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 8395 is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.7x) compared to the Retail Distributors industry average (11.1x).

PE vs Market: 8395 is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.7x) compared to the Hong Kong market (10.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 8395's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 8395 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the HK Retail Distributors industry average (0.7x).


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Future Growth

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

8.8%

Forecasted Retail 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 Tree 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 Tree Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

-3.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 8395 has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 8395 became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 8395 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -3.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 8395 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 8395 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Retail Distributors industry (-13.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 8395's Return on Equity (15.6%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is Tree Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 8395's short term assets (HK$74.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$25.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: 8395's short term assets (HK$74.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$34.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 8395's debt to equity ratio (2.4%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if 8395's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: 8395 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: 8395's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 56.5x debt).


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: 8395 is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.

Forecast Cash Runway: 8395 is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

company0%marketbottom25%2.2%markettop25%6.3%industryaverage3.9%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8395's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8395's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 8395's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 8395's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 8395 is not paying a notable dividend for the Hong Kong market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 8395's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Hong Kong market.


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Management

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

0.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Joseph Tong (59yo)

0.5yrs

Tenure

HK$120,000

Compensation

Mr. Tong Tang, also known as Joseph, MBA, ACCA has been Chief Executive Officer of Tree Holdings Limited since August 1, 2019. Mr. Tong has been Chairman and Non-Executive Director at Tree Holdings Limited ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tang Tong
Chairman & CEO0.5yrsHK$120.00k69.75% HK$57.5m
Wing Tak Tsui
Compliance Officer & Executive Director3.9yrsHK$120.00kno data
Mary Kathleen Babington
Executive Director & MD of Tree Limited3.9yrsHK$2.08m3.75% HK$3.1m
Yiu Lim
Company Secretary3.9yrsno datano data

0.5yrs

Average Tenure

42.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 8395's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tang Tong
Chairman & CEO0.5yrsHK$120.00k69.75% HK$57.5m
Wing Tak Tsui
Compliance Officer & Executive Director3.9yrsHK$120.00kno data
Mary Kathleen Babington
Executive Director & MD of Tree Limited3.9yrsHK$2.08m3.75% HK$3.1m
Hoi Wah Sit
Independent Non-Executive Director2.1yrsHK$144.00kno data
Man Chung Yeung
Independent Non-Executive Director2.1yrsHK$144.00kno data
Wai Yin Tsang
Independent Non-Executive Director2.1yrsHK$144.00kno data

2.8yrs

Average Tenure

54.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 8395's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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

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


Key Information

  • Name: Tree Holdings Limited
  • Ticker: 8395
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Distributors
  • Sector: Retail
  • Market Cap: HK$82.368m
  • Shares outstanding: 1.58b
  • Website: https://www.treeholdings.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Tree Holdings Limited
  • Horizon Plaza
  • 28th Floor
  • Ap Lei Chau
  • Hong Kong

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
8395SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)YesOrdinary SharesHKHKDJan 2018

Biography

Tree Holdings Limited sells and distributes furniture and home accessories in the People’s Republic of China. It operates through Furniture Sale and Consultancy Services, and Furniture Agency Service segments. The company offers a range of furniture, including tables, chairs, storage solutions, sofas, and beds; and home accessories, such as kitchenware, bed and bathroom related products, jars, cushions, mattresses, utensils, and baskets. It also provides furniture agency, and styling and consulting services. In addition, the company operates 3 cafes under the TREE, Sha Tin, and Yuen Long store names. It serves customers through a network of retail stores and distributors. TREE Holdings Limited is headquartered in Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong. TREE Holdings Limited operates as a subsidiary of Tiptop Honour Limited. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/02/18 13:23
End of Day Share Price2020/02/18 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/03/31


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.