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QPL International Holdings

Executive Summary

QPL International Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures and sells integrated circuit leadframes, heatsinks, stiffeners, and related products for semiconductor enterprises. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 243 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 243's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-1.0%

243

3.1%

HK Semiconductor

1.1%

HK Market


1 Year Return

-53.9%

243

124.3%

HK Semiconductor

8.2%

HK Market

Return vs Industry: 243 underperformed the Hong Kong Semiconductor industry which returned 126.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 243 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 7.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

243IndustryMarket
7 Day-1.0%3.1%1.1%
30 Day-9.5%8.6%7.2%
90 Day-15.7%14.6%5.2%
1 Year-53.9%-53.9%126.4%124.3%12.6%8.2%
3 Year-85.5%-85.5%116.8%109.8%0.4%-10.0%
5 Year-86.0%-98.3%182.3%160.0%30.6%8.5%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

0.093x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 243's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 243's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 243 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the HK Semiconductor industry average.

PE vs Market: 243 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Hong Kong market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 243's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 243 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.1x) compared to the HK Semiconductor industry average (1.3x).


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Future Growth

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

19.7%

Forecasted Semiconductors 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 QPL International 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 QPL International Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

-13.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 243 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 243 is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 243 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 13.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 243's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 243 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (36.4%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 243 has a negative Return on Equity (-17.02%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is QPL International Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 243's short term assets (HK$359.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$93.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: 243's short term assets (HK$359.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$26.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 243's debt to equity ratio (5.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 243's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 100.3% to 5.5% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


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: Whilst unprofitable 243 has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: 243 is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 19.1% per year.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 243's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 243's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 243's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 243's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 243'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?

3.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Tung Lok Li (68 yo)

11.92yrs

Tenure

HK$122,000

Compensation

Mr. Tung Lok Li is the Founder and President of QPL International Holdings Ltd. and has been its Chief Executive Officer since December 23, 2008. Mr. Li served as Vice President of Modeling Technologies at...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tung Lok Li
Founder11.92yrsHK$122.00k3.02%
HK$ 1.1m
Hoi Ping Phen
Senior VP of Sales & Marketing and Executive Director11.92yrsHK$1.79mno data
Siu Ching Tung
Executive Director5.42yrsHK$168.00kno data
Man Fu Chan
Group Financial Controllerno datano datano data
Sau Him Lai
Executive Director0.50yrno datano data
Conrad Chapple
President of QPL (US) Inc. and Director of QPL (US) Incno datano datano data
Yuk Lun Chung
Company Secretary3.33yrsno datano data

3.3yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 243's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tung Lok Li
Founder11.92yrsHK$122.00k3.02%
HK$ 1.1m
Hoi Ping Phen
Senior VP of Sales & Marketing and Executive Director11.92yrsHK$1.79mno data
Siu Ching Tung
Executive Director5.42yrsHK$168.00kno data
Sau Him Lai
Executive Director0.50yrno datano data
Conrad Chapple
President of QPL (US) Inc. and Director of QPL (US) Incno datano datano data
Chun On Chu
Independent Non-Executive Director4.17yrsHK$120.00kno data
Hoi Yan Chung
Independent Non-Executive Director4yrsHK$144.00kno data
Rongrui Liu
Independent Non-Executive Director1.58yrsHK$100.00kno data

4.2yrs

Average Tenure

46.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 243's board of directors are considered experienced (4.2 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.


Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: QPL International Holdings Limited
  • Ticker: 243
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 1982
  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Sector: Semiconductors
  • Market Cap: HK$37.792m
  • Shares outstanding: 188.02m
  • Website: https://www.qpl.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • QPL International Holdings Limited
  • Hale Weal Industrial Building
  • 8th Floor
  • Tsuen Wan
  • New Territories
  • Hong Kong

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
QPLNDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURApr 1994
243SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)YesOrdinary SharesHKHKDApr 1994

Biography

QPL International Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, manufactures and sells integrated circuit leadframes, heatsinks, stiffeners, and related products for semiconductor enterprises. Its produ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/26 10:20
End of Day Share Price2020/11/26 00:00
Earnings2020/04/30
Annual Earnings2020/04/30


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.