NasdaqGS:KNDI

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Executive Summary

Kandi Technologies Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and commercializes electric vehicle (EV) products and parts and off-road vehicles in the People’s Republic of China and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with questionable track record.

Share Price & News

How has Kandi Technologies Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: KNDI's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.3%

KNDI

-6.8%

US Auto Components

-3.1%

US Market


1 Year Return

21.5%

KNDI

-4.4%

US Auto Components

12.7%

US Market

Return vs Industry: KNDI exceeded the US Auto Components industry which returned -4.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: KNDI exceeded the US Market which returned 12.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

KNDIIndustryMarket
7 Day-0.3%-6.8%-3.1%
30 Day-8.3%-4.7%-2.9%
90 Day86.9%8.8%8.2%
1 Year21.5%21.5%-3.4%-4.4%15.3%12.7%
3 Year15.0%15.0%-23.3%-31.7%37.8%28.5%
5 Year17.1%17.1%18.0%-0.8%90.9%69.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Kandi Technologies Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Kandi Technologies Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

46.15x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate KNDI's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate KNDI's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: KNDI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (46.2x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (35.5x).

PE vs Market: KNDI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (46.2x) compared to the US market (17.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: KNDI is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (1.7x).


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Future Growth

How is Kandi Technologies Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

16.2%

Forecasted annual revenue growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if KNDI's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if KNDI's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market

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

Revenue vs Market: KNDI's revenue (16.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: KNDI's revenue (16.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

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


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Past Performance

How has Kandi Technologies Group performed over the past 5 years?

-22.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: KNDI has a large one-off gain of $35.4M impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: KNDI became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: KNDI has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -22.2% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: KNDI has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Auto Components industry (-18.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: KNDI's Return on Equity (3.2%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Kandi Technologies Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: KNDI's short term assets ($181.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($105.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: KNDI's short term assets ($181.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($18.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: KNDI's debt to equity ratio (14%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: KNDI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 21.2% to 14% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: KNDI's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if KNDI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Kandi Technologies Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate KNDI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate KNDI's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KNDI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KNDI's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of KNDI's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

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

6.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Xiaoming Hu (63 yo)

13.25yrs

Tenure

US$316,120

Compensation

Mr. Xiaoming Hu has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Kandi Technolgies Group, Inc. (alternate name: Kandi Technologies Group, Inc. (formerly known as Kandi Technologies, Corp).) since June 29, ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Xiaoming's total compensation ($USD316.12K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.02M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Xiaoming's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Xiaoming Hu
Chairman13.25yrsUS$316.12k26.15%
$ 87.8m
Ming Jehn
Chief Financial Officer0.33yrno datano data
Kewa Luo
Manager of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Cathy Cao
Executive Vice President of Finance9.92yrsno datano data
Cheng Wang
Chief Strategy Officer3.83yrsUS$15.55kno data

6.9yrs

Average Tenure

47yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: KNDI's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Xiaoming Hu
Chairman13.25yrsUS$316.12k26.15%
$ 87.8m
Jerry B. Lewin
Independent Director9.83yrsUS$50.50k0.16%
$ 522.8k
Henry Yu
Independent Director9.17yrsUS$42.10k0.21%
$ 694.0k
Liming Chen
Independent Director8.33yrsUS$8.69kno data
Yi Lin
Independent Director3.33yrsUS$8.69kno data
Lin Wang
Director0.75yrno data0.011%
$ 36.9k
Chenming Sun
Director0.75yrno data0.024%
$ 80.0k

8.3yrs

Average Tenure

65yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: KNDI's board of directors are considered experienced (8.3 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 3.4%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Kandi Technologies Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Kandi Technologies Group, Inc.
  • Ticker: KNDI
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 2002
  • Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Market Cap: US$335.795m
  • Shares outstanding: 54.60m
  • Website: https://www.kandivehicle.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Kandi Technologies Group, Inc.
  • Jinhua City Industrial Zone
  • Jinhua
  • Zhejiang Province
  • 321016
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
KNDINasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)YesCommon StockUSUSDJul 2007
K8ADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJul 2007
0QZ7LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockGBUSDJul 2007

Biography

Kandi Technologies Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and commercializes electric vehicle (EV) products and parts and off-road vehicles in the People’s Republic of Chin ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/23 06:09
End of Day Share Price2020/09/22 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
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.