Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides bus and bus-related services in Hong Kong, Macau, and Mainland China. More Details
Poor track record with worrying balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 306 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 306 underperformed the Hong Kong Transportation industry which returned -18.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 306 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 0.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StReflecting on Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings' (HKG:306) Share Price Returns Over The Last Three Years
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Buying Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited (HKG:306) Shares?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat Can We Learn About Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings' (HKG:306) CEO Compensation?
Is Kwoon Chung Bus 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 306's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 306's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 306 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (60.5x) compared to the XA Transportation industry average (15.3x).
PE vs Market: 306 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (60.5x) compared to the Hong Kong market (11.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 306's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 306's PB Ratio (0.6x) is in line with the HK Transportation industry average.
How is Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Transportation 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 Kwoon Chung Bus 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of 306’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Transportation industry.
How has Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 306 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 306's current net profit margins (0.8%) are lower than last year (8.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 306's earnings have declined by 19.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 306's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 306 had negative earnings growth (-92%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Transportation industry average (-19.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 306's Return on Equity (1%) is considered low.
How is Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 306's short term assets (HK$887.6M) do not cover its short term liabilities (HK$1.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: 306's short term assets (HK$887.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities (HK$1.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 306's debt to equity ratio (86.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 306's debt to equity ratio has increased from 79.2% to 86.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 306's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (25.1%).
Interest Coverage: 306's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (0.5x coverage).
What is Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 306's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 306's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 306's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 306's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: 306 is not paying a notable dividend for the Hong Kong market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 306's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Hong Kong market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
James Wong (35 yo)
Mr. Cheuk On Wong, also known as James has been the Chief Executive Officer of Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited since June 2, 2014. Mr. Wong served as an Assistant to the Managing Director of Kwoon Chung B ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: James's total compensation ($USD352.90K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD291.93K).
Compensation vs Earnings: James's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Executive Director||6.25yrs||HK$2.74m||0.75% |
|CFO & Executive Director||6.33yrs||HK$2.88m||0.48% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||24.67yrs||HK$380.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.92yrs||HK$285.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.17yrs||HK$285.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: 306's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 3.3%.
Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited
- Ticker: 306
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1948
- Industry: Trucking
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: HK$1.240b
- Shares outstanding: 476.78m
- Website: https://www.kcbh.com.hk
Number of Employees
- Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited
- 8 Chong Fu Road
- 3rd Floor
- Chai Wan
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|306||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Sep 1996|
Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides bus and bus-related services in Hong Kong, Macau, and Mainland China. It operates through five segments: Non-Franchised Bus, Local ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/17 20:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/17 00:00|
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