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Green Cross Health NZSE:GXH Stock Report

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23 May, 2022


Company Financials
GXH fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health5/6

GXH Stock Overview

Green Cross Health Limited provides health support, care, and advice services to communities in New Zealand.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Green Cross Health
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceNZ$1.23
52 Week HighNZ$1.50
52 Week LowNZ$1.04
1 Month Change-11.51%
3 Month Change1.65%
1 Year Change17.14%
3 Year Change5.13%
5 Year Change-46.52%
Change since IPO156.25%

Recent News & Updates

May 04
Capital Allocation Trends At Green Cross Health (NZSE:GXH) Aren't Ideal

Capital Allocation Trends At Green Cross Health (NZSE:GXH) Aren't Ideal

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Mar 14
Green Cross Health (NZSE:GXH) Share Prices Have Dropped 58% In The Last Five Years

Green Cross Health (NZSE:GXH) Share Prices Have Dropped 58% In The Last Five Years

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Shareholder Returns

GXHNZ Consumer RetailingNZ Market

Return vs Industry: GXH exceeded the NZ Consumer Retailing industry which returned -5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GXH exceeded the NZ Market which returned -13.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is GXH's price volatile compared to industry and market?
GXH volatility
GXH Average Weekly Movement4.9%
Consumer Retailing Industry Average Movement4.2%
Market Average Movement4.2%
10% most volatile stocks in NZ Market7.2%
10% least volatile stocks in NZ Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: GXH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of NZ stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: GXH's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19995,700Rachael Newfield

Green Cross Health Limited provides health support, care, and advice services to communities in New Zealand. It operates in three segments: Pharmacy Services, Medical Services, and Community Health. The Pharmacy Services segment offers pharmacy services through stores, equity accounted investments, and franchise stores.

Green Cross Health Fundamentals Summary

How do Green Cross Health's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
GXH fundamental statistics
Market CapNZ$176.08m
Earnings (TTM)NZ$17.57m
Revenue (TTM)NZ$603.17m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
GXH income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueNZ$541.39m
Gross ProfitNZ$61.77m
Other ExpensesNZ$44.21m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.12
Gross Margin10.24%
Net Profit Margin2.91%
Debt/Equity Ratio16.4%

How did GXH perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Green Cross Health undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 5/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: GXH (NZ$1.23) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NZ$3.55)

Significantly Below Fair Value: GXH is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GXH is good value based on its PE Ratio (10x) compared to the Oceanic Consumer Retailing industry average (17x).

PE vs Market: GXH is good value based on its PE Ratio (10x) compared to the NZ market (17.3x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GXH is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the XO Consumer Retailing industry average (3.7x).

Future Growth

How is Green Cross Health 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 Retailing 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 Green Cross Health 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 Green Cross Health performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GXH has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: GXH's current net profit margins (2.9%) are higher than last year (2.7%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GXH's earnings have declined by 3.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: GXH's earnings growth over the past year (14.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-3.7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: GXH earnings growth over the past year (14.6%) underperformed the Consumer Retailing industry 43.2%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: GXH's Return on Equity (14.3%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Green Cross Health's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GXH's short term assets (NZ$114.1M) do not cover its short term liabilities (NZ$119.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: GXH's short term assets (NZ$114.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (NZ$93.7M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GXH has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: GXH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 63% to 16.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: GXH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (188.4%).

Interest Coverage: GXH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.1x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Green Cross Health current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: GXH's dividend (4.88%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the NZ market (3.1%).

High Dividend: GXH's dividend (4.88%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the NZ market (5.65%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: GXH's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: GXH's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as GXH has not reported any payouts.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (19.5%), GXH's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Rachael Newfield



Ms. Rachael Newfield has been the Group Chief Executive Officer of Green Cross Health Limited since January 2019.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: GXH's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: GXH's board of directors are considered experienced (7.6 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

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Green Cross Health Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Green Cross Health Limited
  • Ticker: GXH
  • Exchange: NZSE
  • Founded: 1999
  • Industry: Drug Retail
  • Sector: Consumer Retailing
  • Implied Market Cap: NZ$176.078m
  • Shares outstanding: 143.15m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Green Cross Health Limited
  • Building B
  • Ground Floor
  • Auckland
  • 1051
  • New Zealand


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/23 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/20 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/03/31

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.