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Executive Summary

Sino Tactful Co., Ltd. operates educational services in Taiwan. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

How has Sino Tactful's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 5481 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of TW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 5481's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




TW Consumer Services


TW Market

1 Year Return




TW Consumer Services


TW Market

Return vs Industry: 5481 exceeded the TW Consumer Services industry which returned -13.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 5481 underperformed the TW Market which returned 39.4% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-1.4%-0.4%-0.7%
30 Day8.4%4.9%1.1%
90 Day-9.3%-4.4%11.6%
1 Year1.4%1.4%-9.7%-13.6%44.3%39.4%
3 Year-66.6%-71.5%-12.3%-23.2%61.9%43.7%
5 Year-13.7%-26.3%4.0%-11.5%116.7%78.6%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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

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Is Sino Tactful 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: 5481 (NT$14.15) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NT$6.87)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 5481 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 5481 is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.3x) compared to the TW Consumer Services industry average (16.8x).

PE vs Market: 5481 is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.3x) compared to the TW market (19.4x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 5481's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 5481 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the TW Consumer Services industry average (2.2x).

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Future Growth

How is Sino Tactful forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Consumer Services 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 Sino Tactful 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 Sino Tactful performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 5481 has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 5481 became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 5481 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 26.7% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 5481 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 5481 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (-11.6%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 5481's Return on Equity (33.1%) is considered high.

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Financial Health

How is Sino Tactful's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 5481's short term assets (NT$790.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (NT$55.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: 5481's short term assets (NT$790.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (NT$14.8M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 5481 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 5481 had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: 5481 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 5481 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is Sino Tactful current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 5481's dividend (2.83%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (2%).

High Dividend: 5481's dividend (2.83%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (4.99%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, 5481 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 5481 has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have not increased.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (6.6%), 5481'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.

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


Average board tenure


Sino Tactful has no CEO, or we have no data on them.

Board Members

Ming Zeng
Chairman and General Manager23.33yrsNT$60.00kno data
Dong Chen
Director13.75yrsNT$1.26mno data
Yan Jiang
Director11.75yrsNT$1.46mno data
Jun Huang
Director10.75yrsNT$60.00kno data
Cheng Peng
Director10.75yrsNT$20.00kno data
Qing Zou
Supervisor20yrsNT$60.00kno data
Wen Chen
Supervisor20yrsNT$40.00kno data
Yuan Huang
Supervisor10.75yrsNT$50.00kno data


Average Tenure

Experienced Board: 5481's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.8 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Sino Tactful Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Sino Tactful Co., Ltd.
  • Ticker: 5481
  • Exchange: GTSM
  • Founded: 1979
  • Industry: Education Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: NT$1.010b
  • Shares outstanding: 71.40m
  • Website:


  • Sino Tactful Co., Ltd.
  • No. 97, Dunhua South Road
  • 10682, 2nd Floor
  • Taipei
  • Taiwan


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
5481GTSM (Taipei Exchange)YesCommon StockTWTWDApr 2001


Sino Tactful Co., Ltd. operates educational services in Taiwan. It operates an early childhood English education platform, K-12 English learning platform plus cloud digital learning in the cloud, and overs...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/03/06 08:38
End of Day Share Price2021/03/05 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.