Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides telecommunication and related services principally in Hong Kong, the People’s Republic of China, and Singapore. More Details
Acceptable track record with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 524 is more volatile than 90% of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 17% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 524's weekly volatility (17%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Hong Kong stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 524 exceeded the Hong Kong Telecom industry which returned -13.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 524 exceeded the Hong Kong Market which returned 25.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 524's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 524's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 524 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (11.3x) compared to the HK Telecom industry average (11.1x).
PE vs Market: 524 is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.3x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 524's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 524 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.7x) compared to the HK Telecom industry average (1.1x).
How is Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Telecom 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 Great Wall Belt & Road 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.
How has Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 524 has a large one-off gain of HK$37.7M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: 524 became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 524 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -16.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: 524 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 524 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (2.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 524's Return on Equity (78.5%) is considered outstanding.
How is Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 524's short term assets (HK$106.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$86.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: 524's short term assets (HK$106.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$714.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 524's debt to equity ratio (73.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 524's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0% to 73.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 524's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 524's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 524's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 524'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 524's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 524'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 524's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Hong Kong market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Siu Fai Cheung (50 yo)
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Experienced Management: 524's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: 524's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 524 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.
Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings Limited
- Ticker: 524
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: HK$201.654m
- Shares outstanding: 1.05b
- Website: https://www.gwbrhk.com
Number of Employees
- Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings Limited
- COFCO Tower
- 16th Floor
- Causeway Bay
- Hong Kong
Great Wall Belt & Road Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides telecommunication and related services principally in Hong Kong, the People’s Republic of China, and Singapore. The company ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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