Kung Sing Engineering Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the construction business in Taiwan. More Details
No risks detected for 5521 from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.
Share Price & News
How has Kung Sing Engineering's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 5521 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of TW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 5521's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 5521 underperformed the TW Construction industry which returned 24.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 5521 underperformed the TW Market which returned 38.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Kung Sing Engineering's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Kung Sing Engineering 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: 5521 (NT$9.88) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NT$1558.16)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 5521 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 5521 is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.3x) compared to the TW Construction industry average (12.2x).
PE vs Market: 5521 is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.3x) compared to the TW market (18.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 5521's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 5521 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the TW Construction industry average (1.3x).
How is Kung Sing Engineering forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Kung Sing Engineering 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.
How has Kung Sing Engineering performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 5521 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 5521 became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 5521's earnings have grown significantly by 59.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 5521 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 5521 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (37.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 5521's Return on Equity (18.4%) is considered low.
How is Kung Sing Engineering's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 5521's short term assets (NT$7.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (NT$2.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: 5521's short term assets (NT$7.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (NT$288.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 5521's debt to equity ratio (2.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 5521's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 54.1% to 2.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 5521's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (2624.9%).
Interest Coverage: 5521's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (146.3x coverage).
What is Kung Sing Engineering current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 5521's dividend (1.32%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (1.8%).
High Dividend: 5521's dividend (1.32%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (4.91%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 5521's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 5521's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.6%), 5521's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Chi-Ching Chiang has been General Manager of Kung Sing Engineering Corporation since August 15, 2008. Mr. Chiang serves as an Executive Director of National Association of Construction. He served as Pr...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Chi-Ching's total compensation ($USD242.88K) is above average for companies of similar size in the TW market ($USD179.79K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Chi-Ching's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: 5521's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: 5521's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 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.
Kung Sing Engineering Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kung Sing Engineering Corporation
- Ticker: 5521
- Exchange: TWSE
- Founded: 1941
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: NT$4.422b
- Shares outstanding: 447.53m
- Website: https://www.kseco.com.tw
Number of Employees
- Kung Sing Engineering Corporation
- No.102, Civic Boulevard
- 8th Floor
Kung Sing Engineering Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the construction business in Taiwan. Its projects include roads, bridges, tunnels, residential buildings, airports, and railway...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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