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Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group

Executive Summary

Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides early childhood education management consulting services in Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

High growth potential with excellent balance sheet.

Share Price & News

How has Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 8437 is less volatile than 75% of TW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 8437's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.8%

8437

-2.3%

TW Consumer Services

1.9%

TW Market


1 Year Return

-23.0%

8437

-15.4%

TW Consumer Services

21.4%

TW Market

Return vs Industry: 8437 underperformed the TW Consumer Services industry which returned -15.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 8437 underperformed the TW Market which returned 20.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

8437IndustryMarket
7 Day-0.8%-2.3%1.9%
30 Day6.1%4.2%10.9%
90 Day1.1%-1.6%9.4%
1 Year-19.7%-23.0%-11.6%-15.4%25.7%21.4%
3 Year39.5%26.4%-2.9%-15.0%49.9%33.2%
5 Year113.2%81.6%13.0%-3.6%101.8%66.4%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

27.05x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 8437 (NT$182.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NT$55.36)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 8437 is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 8437 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.1x) compared to the TW Consumer Services industry average (17.5x).

PE vs Market: 8437 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.1x) compared to the TW market (18.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 8437 is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.4x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 8437 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the TW Consumer Services industry average (2.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

69.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 8437's forecast earnings growth (69.4% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).

Earnings vs Market: 8437's earnings (69.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the TW market (16.7% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: 8437's revenue (60.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the TW market (9.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 8437's revenue (60.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if 8437's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group performed over the past 5 years?

15.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 8437 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 8437's current net profit margins (60.7%) are higher than last year (57.3%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 8437's earnings have grown by 15.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 8437's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 8437 had negative earnings growth (-48.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Services industry average (-11.6%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 8437's Return on Equity (13.3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 8437's short term assets (NT$2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (NT$1.2B).

Long Term Liabilities: 8437's short term assets (NT$2.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (NT$105.3M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 8437's debt to equity ratio (39.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 8437's debt to equity ratio has increased from 3.4% to 39.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 8437's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.1%).

Interest Coverage: 8437 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

4.11%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 8437's dividend (4.11%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (2.1%).

High Dividend: 8437's dividend (4.11%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (5.17%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, 8437 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 8437's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (111.2%), 8437's dividend payments are not well 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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Management

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

7.4yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Dar-Kuen Cheng

no data

Tenure

Mr. Dar-Kuen Cheng is the Founder, Chairman and President of Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group Limited since May 22, 2008 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer and General Manager. For many years, M...


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Dar-Kuen Cheng
Founderno datano datano data
Mo-Chou Lu
VP of Meidi & Representative Director7.42yrsno datano data
Jui-Hsiang Lo
Director12.58yrsNT$2.16mno data
Wen-Hsiang Kuo
Director9.08yrsno datano data
Chi-Sheng Lin
Independent Director3.5yrsno datano data
Jyh-Yih Hsu
Independent Director7.42yrsno datano data
Dou-Lin Chen
Director9.08yrsno datano data
Chiu-Jung Hung
Independent Director7.42yrsno datano data
Yi-Fan Cheng
Representative Director7.42yrsno datano data

7.4yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: 8437's board of directors are considered experienced (7.4 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group Limited
  • Ticker: 8437
  • Exchange: GTSM
  • Founded: 2008
  • Industry: Education Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: NT$8.733b
  • Shares outstanding: 47.85m
  • Website: https://www.edudadi.com

Location

  • Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group Limited
  • 190 Elgin Avenue
  • George Town
  • Grand Cayman
  • KY 1-9005
  • Cayman Islands

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
8437GTSM (Taipei Exchange)YesCommon StockTWTWDMay 2015

Biography

Dadi Early-Childhood Education Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides early childhood education management consulting services in Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. It offers campus de...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/12/03 02:05
End of Day Share Price2020/12/02 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
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.