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Lighthouse Hotel COSE:LHL.N0000 Stock Report

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06 Aug, 2022


Company Financials
LHL.N0000 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health1/6

LHL.N0000 Stock Overview

The Lighthouse Hotel PLC owns and operates Jetwing Lighthouse and Jetwing Kurulubedda hotels that offers accommodation for leisure travelers in Sri Lanka.

Lighthouse Hotel Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Lighthouse Hotel
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceLK₨28.10
52 Week HighLK₨50.00
52 Week LowLK₨19.00
1 Month Change33.18%
3 Month Change4.07%
1 Year Change-21.51%
3 Year Change-21.94%
5 Year Change-37.56%
Change since IPO195.79%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

LHL.N0000LK HospitalityLK Market

Return vs Industry: LHL.N0000 underperformed the LK Hospitality industry which returned 16.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LHL.N0000 underperformed the LK Market which returned -3.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is LHL.N0000's price volatile compared to industry and market?
LHL.N0000 volatility
LHL.N0000 Average Weekly Movement16.9%
Hospitality Industry Average Movement11.5%
Market Average Movement8.6%
10% most volatile stocks in LK Market13.4%
10% least volatile stocks in LK Market5.3%

Stable Share Price: LHL.N0000 is more volatile than 90% of LK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 17% a week.

Volatility Over Time: LHL.N0000's weekly volatility (17%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of LK stocks.

About the Company

1994228Ruan Ashal Samarasinghe

The Lighthouse Hotel PLC owns and operates Jetwing Lighthouse and Jetwing Kurulubedda hotels that offers accommodation for leisure travelers in Sri Lanka. Its Jetwing Lighthouse hotel comprises 5 themed suites and 80 luxury rooms with 4 restaurants, 2 bars, a spa, and picturesque locations to host events. The company also operates Jetwing Kurulubedda hotel consisting of two dwellings with plunge pools, 4 deluxe dwellings, a pool, and a restaurant; and Hotel J Unawatuna, which include 31 rooms and 5 dormitories.

Lighthouse Hotel Fundamentals Summary

How do Lighthouse Hotel's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
LHL.N0000 fundamental statistics
Market CapLK₨1.29b
Earnings (TTM)-LK₨78.27m
Revenue (TTM)LK₨426.82m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
LHL.N0000 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueLK₨99.19m
Gross ProfitLK₨327.62m
Other ExpensesLK₨405.90m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-1.70
Gross Margin76.76%
Net Profit Margin-18.34%
Debt/Equity Ratio13.6%

How did LHL.N0000 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is LHL.N0000 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Price-To-Sales vs Peers

  • Price-To-Sales vs Industry

  • Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for LHL.N0000?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

LHL.N0000 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue3.9x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA17.6x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers

How does LHL.N0000's PS Ratio compare to its peers?

LHL.N0000 PS Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PS ratio for LHL.N0000 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPSEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average2.7x
SHOT.N0000 Serendib Hotels
CITW.N0000 Waskaduwa Beach Resort
CITH.N0000 Hikkaduwa Beach Resort
REEF.N0000 Citrus Leisure
LHL.N0000 Lighthouse Hotel

Price-To-Sales vs Peers: LHL.N0000 is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (3x) compared to the peer average (2.7x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does LHL.N0000's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the LK Hospitality Industry?

Price-To-Sales vs Industry: LHL.N0000 is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (3x) compared to the LK Hospitality industry average (3.1x)

Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is LHL.N0000's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

LHL.N0000 PS Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PS Ratio3x
Fair PS Ration/a

Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LHL.N0000's Price-To-Sales Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of LHL.N0000 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate LHL.N0000's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate LHL.N0000's fair value for valuation analysis.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

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

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Consumer Services 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 Lighthouse Hotel 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.

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  • Take a look at our analysis of LHL.N0000’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.

Past Performance

How has Lighthouse Hotel performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: LHL.N0000 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: LHL.N0000 is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: LHL.N0000 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 65.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare LHL.N0000's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: LHL.N0000 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Hospitality industry (36.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: LHL.N0000 has a negative Return on Equity (-2.49%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Lighthouse Hotel's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 1/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: LHL.N0000's short term assets (LKR167.5M) do not cover its short term liabilities (LKR233.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: LHL.N0000's short term assets (LKR167.5M) do not cover its long term liabilities (LKR568.8M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: LHL.N0000's net debt to equity ratio (11.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: LHL.N0000's debt to equity ratio has increased from 6.6% to 13.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: LHL.N0000's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (13.1%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if LHL.N0000's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.

Balance Sheet

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What is Lighthouse Hotel current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LHL.N0000's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LHL.N0000'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 LHL.N0000's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LHL.N0000's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: LHL.N0000 is not paying a notable dividend for the LK market.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as LHL.N0000 has not reported any payouts.

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


Average board tenure


Ruan Ashal Samarasinghe

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Mr. Ruan Ashal Elmo Samarasinghe serves as the Managing Director of Lighthouse Hotel PLC. Mr. Samarasinghe has been a doyen of the hospitality industry for over 45 years. A valued member of the Jetwing fam...

Board Members

Experienced Board: LHL.N0000's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.4 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

The Lighthouse Hotel PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: The Lighthouse Hotel PLC
  • Ticker: LHL.N0000
  • Exchange: COSE
  • Founded: 1994
  • Industry: Hotels, Resorts and Cruise Lines
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Implied Market Cap: LK₨1.293b
  • Shares outstanding: 46.00m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • The Lighthouse Hotel PLC
  • Dadella
  • Galle
  • Sri Lanka


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/06 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/05 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/03/31

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.