Metro Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in retail, and property development and investment businesses in Singapore, China, Indonesia, the United Kingdom, Australia, and internationally. More Details
Adequate balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Metro Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: M01 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of SG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: M01's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
SG Multiline Retail
1 Year Return
SG Multiline Retail
Return vs Industry: M01 underperformed the SG Multiline Retail industry which returned 6.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: M01 underperformed the SG Market which returned -6.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Metro Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Metro Holdings 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: M01 (SGD0.74) is trading above our estimate of fair value (SGD0.57)
Significantly Below Fair Value: M01 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: M01 is good value based on its PE Ratio (19.6x) compared to the XA Multiline Retail industry average (23.4x).
PE vs Market: M01 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.6x) compared to the SG market (14.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate M01's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: M01 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the XA Multiline Retail industry average (1.2x).
How is Metro Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Retail 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 Metro Holdings 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.
- Examine Metro Holdings's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Metro Holdings competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Retail industry.
How has Metro Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: M01 has a large one-off loss of SGD56.8M impacting its September 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: M01's current net profit margins (17.9%) are lower than last year (47.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: M01's earnings have declined by 11.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: M01's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: M01 had negative earnings growth (-62.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Multiline Retail industry average (-37.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: M01's Return on Equity (2.1%) is considered low.
How is Metro Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: M01's short term assets (SGD890.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (SGD228.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: M01's short term assets (SGD890.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (SGD509.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: M01's debt to equity ratio (39%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: M01's debt to equity ratio has increased from 2.1% to 39% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: M01's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (4.3%).
Interest Coverage: M01 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Metro Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: M01's dividend (2.72%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (2.01%).
High Dividend: M01's dividend (2.72%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (4.88%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: M01's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: M01's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (53.3%), M01's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Hoong Mun Yip (58 yo)
Mr. Hoong Mun Yip has been the Group Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Metro Holdings Limited since June 1, 2019. He has served as Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer of Metro Holdings Lim...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Hoong Mun's total compensation ($USD1.53M) is above average for companies of similar size in the SG market ($USD652.27K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Hoong Mun's compensation with company performance.
|Group CEO & Executive Director||1.67yrs||S$2.01m||no data|
|CFO & Joint Company Secretary||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Property Development Technical Services||no data||no data||no data|
|Joint Company Secretary||17.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of Metro (Private) Limited||8.42yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: M01's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Group CEO & Executive Director||1.67yrs||S$2.01m||no data|
|Non-Executive & Independent Director||9.17yrs||S$150.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||13.67yrs||S$157.00k||0.31% |
|Non-Executive & Independent Director||27.33yrs||S$81.00k||0.0088% |
|Executive Chairman of Metro (Private) Limited||8.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive & Independent Chairman||13.58yrs||S$239.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive & Independent Director||2.67yrs||S$97.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive & Independent Director||12.58yrs||S$129.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: M01's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.9 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Metro Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Metro Holdings Limited
- Ticker: M01
- Exchange: SGX
- Founded: 1957
- Industry: Department Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: S$600.326m
- Shares outstanding: 828.04m
- Website: https://www.metroholdings.com.sg
- Metro Holdings Limited
- No. 19-00, Tower A
- 391A Orchard Road
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|M01||SGX (Singapore Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||SG||SGD||Jan 1992|
Metro Holdings Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in retail, and property development and investment businesses in Singapore, China, Indonesia, the United Kingdom, Australia, and internationa...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/02/26 11:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/02/26 00:00|
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