SGX:S46

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

San Teh Ltd, an investment holding company, engages in the PVC pipes and fittings, hotel, and property development and investment businesses in the People’s Republic of China.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.

Risks

  • San Teh is not covered by any analysts.

Share Price & News

How has San Teh's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-6.3%

SGX:S46

0.4%

SG Building

0.8%

SG Market


1 Year Return

-28.6%

SGX:S46

-7.7%

SG Building

-3.0%

SG Market

S46 underperformed the Building industry which returned -7.7% over the past year.

S46 underperformed the Market in Singapore which returned -3% over the past year.


Share holder returns

S46IndustryMarket
7 Day-6.3%0.4%0.8%
30 Day0%8.1%0.9%
90 Day0%12.9%0.1%
1 Year-28.6%-28.6%-6.6%-7.7%1.0%-3.0%
3 Year-31.5%-33.3%32.8%20.8%23.3%10.1%
5 Year-46.4%-50.0%12.5%-9.5%12.3%-6.3%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is San Teh's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is San Teh undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

0.29x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for San Teh to establish if it is available at moderate discount.

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for San Teh to establish if it is available at substantial discount.


Price Based on Earnings

San Teh is loss making, we can't compare its value to the Asia Building industry average.

San Teh is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the Singapore market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for San Teh, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

San Teh is good value based on assets compared to the SG Building industry average.


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Future Growth

How is San Teh expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

10.4%

Forecasted Building 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 San Teh 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.


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Past Performance

How has San Teh performed over the past 5 years?

-16.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

San Teh does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare San Teh's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare San Teh's 1-year growth to the Asia Building industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if San Teh has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if San Teh has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the Asia Building industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if San Teh improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is San Teh's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

San Teh is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

San Teh's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

San Teh has no debt.

San Teh had no debt 5 years ago.


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

San Teh has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.


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.

San Teh has sufficient cash runway for 2 years based on current free cash flow.

San Teh has sufficient cash runway for 1.6 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 104.9% each year.


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Dividend

What is San Teh's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate San Teh's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate San Teh's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as San Teh has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if San Teh's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as San Teh has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

What is the CEO of San Teh's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

4.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Shawn Kao (44yo)

4.8yrs

Tenure

Mr. Chuan Chi Kao, also known as Shawn, has been the Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of San Teh Ltd since September 1, 2014 and June 2014 respectively. Mr. Kao is an experienced investment a ...


Management Age and Tenure

4.8yrs

Average Tenure

43.5yo

Average Age

The tenure for the San Teh management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

10.2yrs

Average Tenure

64.5yo

Average Age

The average tenure for the San Teh board of directors is over 10 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced board.


Insider Trading

No 3 month insider trading information.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyS$40,64026 Jul 18
Ching Fong Nee Pan Kao
EntityIndividual
Role
Finance Director & Executive Director
Member of the Board of Directors
Shares197,800
Max PriceS$0.21
BuyS$20,01704 Jul 18
Ching Fong Nee Pan Kao
EntityIndividual
Role
Finance Director & Executive Director
Member of the Board of Directors
Shares99,000
Max PriceS$0.21
BuyS$93,32525 Jun 18
Ching Fong Nee Pan Kao
EntityIndividual
Role
Finance Director & Executive Director
Member of the Board of Directors
Shares450,000
Max PriceS$0.21

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Shawn Kao (44yo)

    Executive Chairman & CEO

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
  • Ching Fong Nee Pan Kao (69yo)

    Finance Director & Executive Director

  • Wee Tziang Lim (43yo)

    CFO & Company Secretary

    • Tenure: 2.9yrs
  • Chuan Trong Kao (38yo)

    MD & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 8.3yrs

Board Members

  • Kim Young Gui (78yo)

    Lead Independent Director

    • Tenure: 5.3yrs
  • Chuan Aun Ko (60yo)

    Non Executive Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
  • Wen Fu Chuang (73yo)

    Non Executive Independent Director

    • Tenure: 37.0yrs
  • Shawn Kao (44yo)

    Executive Chairman & CEO

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
  • Ching Fong Nee Pan Kao (69yo)

    Finance Director & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 38.6yrs
  • Chuan Trong Kao (38yo)

    MD & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 11.5yrs

Company Information

San Teh Ltd's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: San Teh Ltd
  • Ticker: S46
  • Exchange: SGX
  • Founded: 1979
  • Industry: building products
  • Sector: capital goods
  • Market Cap: S$51.304m
  • Shares outstanding: 342.02m
  • Website: Click here

Location

  • San Teh Ltd
  • No. 06-01, LHK Building
  • 701 Sims Drive
  • Singapore
  • 387383
  • Singapore

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
S46SGX (Singapore Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesSGSGDJan 1970

Biography

San Teh Ltd, an investment holding company, engages in the PVC pipes and fittings, hotel, and property development and investment businesses in the People’s Republic of China. It manufactures and sells U-P ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/06/18 12:38
End of Day Share Price2019/06/14 00:00
Earnings2019/03/31
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.