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Market Cap

HK$37.0m

Last Updated

2021/05/16 10:14 UTC

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Company Financials

Executive Summary

Directel Holdings Limited, a mobile virtual network operator, provides mobile telecommunication and value-added services in Hong Kong, Mainland China, and Singapore. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 8337 is more volatile than 90% of Hong Kong stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 46% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 8337's weekly volatility has increased from 28% to 46% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-16.7%

8337

-3.8%

HK Wireless Telecom

-1.9%

HK Market


1 Year Return

-64.3%

8337

9.4%

HK Wireless Telecom

24.3%

HK Market

Return vs Industry: 8337 underperformed the Hong Kong Wireless Telecom industry which returned 9.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 8337 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 24.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

8337IndustryMarket
7 Day-16.7%-3.8%-1.9%
30 Day42.9%-4.3%-3.4%
90 Day29.0%-2.3%-8.0%
1 Year-64.3%-64.3%14.9%9.4%29.0%24.3%
3 Year-88.0%-88.0%17.5%3.8%0.5%-10.0%
5 Year-96.6%-96.6%25.7%2.7%58.6%31.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

7.63x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 8337's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 8337's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 8337 is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.6x) compared to the Asian Wireless Telecom industry average (18.4x).

PE vs Market: 8337 is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.6x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.7x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 8337's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 8337 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the XA Wireless Telecom industry average (1.8x).


Future Growth

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

-1.5%

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 Directel 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.


Past Performance

How has Directel Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

-21.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 8337 has a large one-off gain of HK$30.5M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: 8337 became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 8337 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -21.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 8337 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 8337 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Wireless Telecom industry (-1.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 8337's Return on Equity (6.9%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Directel Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 8337's short term assets (HK$67.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$4.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: 8337's short term assets (HK$67.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$1.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 8337 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 8337 had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: 8337 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 8337 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8337's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 8337'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 8337's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 8337's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 8337 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 8337's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Hong Kong market.


Next Steps

Management

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

11.4yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Kwok Chau Pang (59 yo)

no data

Tenure

HK$638,000

Compensation

Mr. Kwok Chau Pang serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Compliance Officer of Directel Holdings Limited. Mr. Pang is responsible for the overall marketing strategic planning and direction of Directel ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Kwok Chau's total compensation ($USD82.15K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD230.31K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Kwok Chau's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Board Members

Experienced Board: 8337's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.4 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

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


Key Information

  • Name: Directel Holdings Limited
  • Ticker: 8337
  • Exchange: SEHK
  • Founded: 2009
  • Industry: Wireless Telecommunication Services
  • Sector: Telecom
  • Market Cap: HK$36.975m
  • Shares outstanding: 184.88m
  • Website: https://www.directel.hk

Number of Employees


Location

  • Directel Holdings Limited
  • Hong Kong Plaza
  • 37th Floor
  • Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong

Listings


Biography

Directel Holdings Limited, a mobile virtual network operator, provides mobile telecommunication and value-added services in Hong Kong, Mainland China, and Singapore. The company operates through two segmen...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/16 10:14
End of Day Share Price2021/05/14 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.