AMS Public Transport Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides franchised public light bus (PLB) transportation services in Hong Kong. More Details
Slightly overvalued with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has AMS Public Transport Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 77 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 77 underperformed the Hong Kong Transportation industry which returned -19.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 77 underperformed the Hong Kong Market which returned 1.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AMS Public Transport Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is AMS Public Transport Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 77 (HK$0.66) is trading below our estimate of fair value (HK$10.08)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 77 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 77 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XA Transportation industry average.
PE vs Market: 77 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 77's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 77 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the HK Transportation industry average (0.9x).
How is AMS Public Transport 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 AMS Public Transport 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 77’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.
- AMS Public Transport 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 AMS Public Transport Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 77 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 77 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 77 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 42.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 77's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 77 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Transportation industry (-21.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 77 has a negative Return on Equity (-52.26%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is AMS Public Transport Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 77's short term assets (HK$33.1M) do not cover its short term liabilities (HK$84.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: 77's short term assets (HK$33.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (HK$146.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 77's debt to equity ratio (228%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 77's debt to equity ratio has increased from 62.1% to 228% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable 77 has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: 77 is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 24.6% per year.
What is AMS Public Transport Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 77's dividend (4.55%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (2.23%).
High Dividend: 77's dividend (4.55%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Hong Kong market (6.85%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 77's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 77's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Man Chun Chan (56 yo)
Mr. Chan Man Chun, JP, MBA, CMILT, has been the Chief Executive Officer at AMS Public Transport Holdings Ltd. since April 1, 2005 and served as its General Manager. Mr. Chan joined AMS Public Transport Hol ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Man Chun's total compensation ($USD561.93K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Hong Kong market ($USD233.00K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Man Chun's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chairman of the Board||5.83yrs||HK$1.16m||11.66% |
|CEO & Executive Director||15.5yrs||HK$4.36m||1.38% |
|Finance Director & Executive Director||no data||HK$1.01m||4.17% |
|Human Resources Director||9.08yrs||HK$963.00k||1.23% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||9.58yrs||HK$384.00k||0.22% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||10.58yrs||HK$384.00k||0.22% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.33yr||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||3.17yrs||HK$336.00k||1.54% |
Experienced Board: 77's board of directors are considered experienced (7.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 77 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.
AMS Public Transport Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AMS Public Transport Holdings Limited
- Ticker: 77
- Exchange: SEHK
- Founded: 1975
- Industry: Trucking
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: HK$179.463m
- Shares outstanding: 271.91m
- Website: https://www.amspt.com
Number of Employees
- AMS Public Transport Holdings Limited
- Abba Commercial Building
- 11th-12th Floor
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|77||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 2005|
AMS Public Transport Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, provides franchised public light bus (PLB) transportation services in Hong Kong. The company operates 71 franchised PLB routes with 354 ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/23 12:50|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/22 00:00|
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