Hunter Group ASA, an investment company, focuses primarily on shipping and oil services investments in Norway and internationally. More Details
Mediocre balance sheet with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Hunter Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HUNT is less volatile than 75% of Norwegian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HUNT's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
NO Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
NO Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: HUNT underperformed the Norwegian Oil and Gas industry which returned -18.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HUNT underperformed the Norwegian Market which returned -1.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hunter Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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1 month ago | Simply Wall StDid Hunter Group ASA (OB:HUNT) Use Debt To Deliver Its ROE Of 19%?
Is Hunter Group 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: HUNT (NOK3.57) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NOK2.95)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HUNT is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HUNT is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.2x) compared to the NO Oil and Gas industry average (5.1x).
PE vs Market: HUNT is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.2x) compared to the Norwegian market (15.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: HUNT's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HUNT's PB Ratio (0.8x) is in line with the NO Oil and Gas industry average.
How is Hunter Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HUNT's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-36.3% per year).
Earnings vs Market: HUNT's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-36.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: HUNT's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HUNT's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-16.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HUNT's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-16.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: HUNT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.7%).
How has Hunter Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HUNT has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HUNT's current net profit margins (69.6%) are lower than last year .
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HUNT has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 77.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: HUNT's earnings growth over the past year (4982.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (77.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: HUNT earnings growth over the past year (4982.8%) exceeded the Oil and Gas industry 264%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst HUNT's Return on Equity (25.94%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Hunter Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HUNT's short term assets ($37.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($25.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: HUNT's short term assets ($37.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($345.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HUNT's debt to equity ratio (139.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HUNT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 7.5% to 139.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HUNT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.1%).
Interest Coverage: HUNT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.9x coverage).
What is Hunter Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HUNT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HUNT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HUNT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HUNT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of HUNT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Norwegian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Erik A. Frydendal
Mr. Erik A.S. Frydendal has been CEO of Hunter Group ASA since March 19, 2018 and served as its CFO until August 12, 2019. Mr. Frydendal has capital markets experience, most recently as a Partner in Fearnl...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Erik A.'s total compensation ($USD181.23K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Norwegian market ($USD454.72K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Erik A.'s compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||2.67yrs||US$181.23k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.25yrs||US$120.67k||0.0027% |
|Chief Operating Officer||2.5yrs||no data||0.022% |
|Senior Vice President of Business Development||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of Dwellop AS||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: HUNT's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman||2.58yrs||US$17.08k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||US$11.39k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||no data||29.29% |
Experienced Board: HUNT's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 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: 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hunter Group ASA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hunter Group ASA
- Ticker: HUNT
- Exchange: OB
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: kr2.031b
- Shares outstanding: 575.36m
- Website: https://www.huntergroup.no
Number of Employees
- Hunter Group ASA
- Dronningen 1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HUNT||OB (Oslo Bors)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||NO||NOK||Jan 2006|
|0JI3||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||NOK||Jan 2006|
|HUNTO||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||NOK||Jan 2006|
|4BD||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 2006|
Hunter Group ASA, an investment company, focuses primarily on shipping and oil services investments in Norway and internationally. The company develops VLCC construction contracts and options. Its fleet co...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/27 17:21|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/27 00:00|
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