YFY Inc. manufactures and sells papers in Taiwan, Mainland China, and internationally. More Details
Solid track record with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has YFY's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 1907 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of TW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 1907's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 1907 exceeded the TW Forestry industry which returned 145.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 1907 exceeded the TW Market which returned 62.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is YFY's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is YFY 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: 1907 (NT$38.85) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NT$12.9)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 1907 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 1907 is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.4x) compared to the XA Forestry industry average (18.2x).
PE vs Market: 1907 is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.4x) compared to the TW market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 1907's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 1907 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the TW Forestry industry average (1.5x).
How is YFY forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted Materials industry annual growth in earnings
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if 1907's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (0.8%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 1907's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the TW market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 1907's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the TW market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if 1907's revenue 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 1907's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has YFY performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 1907 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 1907's current net profit margins (7.1%) are higher than last year (3.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 1907's earnings have grown significantly by 47.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 1907's earnings growth over the past year (127.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (47.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 1907 earnings growth over the past year (127.3%) exceeded the Forestry industry 4.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 1907's Return on Equity (11.3%) is considered low.
How is YFY's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 1907's short term assets (NT$47.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (NT$34.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: 1907's short term assets (NT$47.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (NT$31.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 1907's debt to equity ratio (73.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 1907's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 110.9% to 73.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 1907's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (18.7%).
Interest Coverage: 1907 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is YFY current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 1907's dividend (3.86%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (1.94%).
High Dividend: 1907's dividend (3.86%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (4.78%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 1907's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 1907's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (47.8%), 1907's dividend payments are 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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Wei Li Tsai, also known as Willie, has been Chairman of YFY Paradigm Investment Co., Ltd. since August 8, 2020. He has been President of YFY Inc. since February 19, 2019 and also has been its General M...
Experienced Management: 1907's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: 1907's board of directors are considered experienced (5.5 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
YFY Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: YFY Inc.
- Ticker: 1907
- Exchange: TSEC
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Paper Products
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: NT$64.505b
- Shares outstanding: 1.66b
- Website: https://www.yfy.com
- YFY Inc.
- No. 51, Chung Ching South Road
- Section 2
YFY Inc. manufactures and sells papers in Taiwan, Mainland China, and internationally. The company offers pulp, premium, Kraft, corrugated, and fine papers; cardboards, paper and pulp products, cardboard a...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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