Far East H-Trust is a Singapore-Focused Hotel and Serviced Residence Hospitality Trust listed on the Main Board of The Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (“SGX-ST”). More Details
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Moderate growth potential unattractive dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Far East Hospitality Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: Q5T is not significantly more volatile than the rest of SG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: Q5T's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: Q5T underperformed the SG REITs industry which returned -9.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: Q5T matched the SG Market which returned -14.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Far East Hospitality Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's What Far East Hospitality Trust's (SGX:Q5T) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like
1 month ago | Simply Wall StFar East Hospitality Trust's (SGX:Q5T) Stock Price Has Reduced 20% In The Past Year
2 months ago | Simply Wall StNeed To Know: Far East Hospitality Trust (SGX:Q5T) Insiders Have Been Buying Shares
Is Far East Hospitality Trust 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: Q5T (SGD0.63) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SGD0.64)
Significantly Below Fair Value: Q5T is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: Q5T is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.3x) compared to the SG REITs industry average (17.1x).
PE vs Market: Q5T is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.3x) compared to the SG market (14.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Q5T is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: Q5T's PB Ratio (0.7x) is in line with the SG REITs industry average.
How is Far East Hospitality Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Q5T's forecast earnings growth (24.9% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: Q5T's earnings (24.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the SG market (25.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Q5T's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the SG market (7.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: Q5T's revenue (8.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Q5T's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (3.2%).
How has Far East Hospitality Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: Q5T has a large one-off gain of SGD8.8M impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: Q5T's current net profit margins (46.7%) are lower than last year (73.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: Q5T's earnings have grown by 13.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: Q5T's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: Q5T had negative earnings growth (-42.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the REITs industry average (-13.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: Q5T's Return on Equity (2.8%) is considered low.
How is Far East Hospitality Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: Q5T's short term assets (SGD46.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities (SGD153.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: Q5T's short term assets (SGD46.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities (SGD870.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: Q5T's debt to equity ratio (59.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Q5T's debt to equity ratio has increased from 46.2% to 59.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: Q5T's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.9%).
Interest Coverage: Q5T's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2x coverage).
What is Far East Hospitality Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Q5T's dividend (3.27%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (2.47%).
High Dividend: Q5T's dividend (3.27%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (5.08%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Q5T has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: Q5T has only been paying a dividend for 8 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (47.7%), Q5T's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Q5T's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (132.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Gerald Lee (54 yo)
Mr. Hwee Keong Lee, also known as Gerald, serves as the Chief Executive Officer of FEO Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd., REII Manager of Far East Hospitality Trust. Mr. Lee serves as the Chief Executi...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gerald's total compensation ($USD739.20K) is about average for companies of similar size in the SG market ($USD759.56K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gerald's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Independent Director of FEO Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd||8.33yrs||S$100.00k||0.052% |
|Non-Independent & Non-Executive Chairman of FEO Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd||2.33yrs||S$135.00k||0.033% |
|Lead Independent Director of FEO Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd||7.75yrs||S$112.50k||0.032% |
|Independent Director of FEO Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd||8.33yrs||S$105.00k||0.032% |
|Independent Director of FEO Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd||2.33yrs||S$62.50k||0.0020% |
|Independent Director of FEO Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd||1.33yrs||S$27.50k||0.00070% |
Experienced Board: Q5T's board of directors are considered experienced (5 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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2%.
Far East Hospitality Trust's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Far East Hospitality Trust
- Ticker: Q5T
- Exchange: SGX
- Founded: 2012
- Industry: Hotel and Resort REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: S$1.245b
- Shares outstanding: 1.96b
- Website: https://www.fareasthospitalitytrust.com
Number of Employees
- Far East Hospitality Trust
- 1 Tanglin Road
- No. 05-01 Orchard Rendezvous Hotel
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|Q5T||SGX (Singapore Exchange)||Yes||Stapled Securities||SG||SGD||Aug 2012|
Far East H-Trust is a Singapore-Focused Hotel and Serviced Residence Hospitality Trust listed on the Main Board of The Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (“SGX-ST”). Comprising Far East Hospital...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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