NasdaqGS:HLNE

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Market Cap

US$4.9b

Last Updated

2021/06/24 02:53 UTC

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Executive Summary

Hamilton Lane Incorporated is an investment firm specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Solid track record with high growth potential.


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Share Price & News

How has Hamilton Lane's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: HLNE is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.4%

HLNE

-0.8%

US Capital Markets

0.5%

US Market


1 Year Return

45.0%

HLNE

59.1%

US Capital Markets

42.6%

US Market

Return vs Industry: HLNE underperformed the US Capital Markets industry which returned 59.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: HLNE exceeded the US Market which returned 42.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

HLNEIndustryMarket
7 Day-0.4%-0.8%0.5%
30 Day-0.5%1.4%1.9%
90 Day8.7%11.4%7.9%
1 Year47.4%45.0%62.5%59.1%44.9%42.6%
3 Year103.5%92.2%71.0%58.6%64.4%54.1%
5 Yearn/a188.4%153.6%128.3%102.7%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Hamilton Lane undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

34.9%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: HLNE ($90.98) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($139.81)

Significantly Below Fair Value: HLNE is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: HLNE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (32.3x) compared to the US Capital Markets industry average (15x).

PE vs Market: HLNE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (32.3x) compared to the US market (19.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: HLNE is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.5x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: HLNE is good value based on its PB Ratio (13.9x) compared to the US Capital Markets industry average (65.9x).


Future Growth

How is Hamilton Lane forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?

21.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: HLNE's forecast earnings growth (21.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: HLNE's earnings (21.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (15.7% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: HLNE's revenue (10% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: HLNE's revenue (10% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: HLNE's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (31.7%)


Past Performance

How has Hamilton Lane performed over the past 5 years?

60.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: HLNE has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: HLNE's current net profit margins (27.3%) are higher than last year (22.2%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: HLNE has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 60.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: HLNE's earnings growth over the past year (53.5%) is below its 5-year average (60.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: HLNE earnings growth over the past year (53.5%) exceeded the Capital Markets industry 48.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: HLNE's Return on Equity (28.6%) is considered high.


Financial Health

How is Hamilton Lane's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: HLNE's short term assets ($127.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($66.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: HLNE's short term assets ($127.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($480.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: HLNE's debt to equity ratio (27.6%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: HLNE had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.

Debt Coverage: HLNE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (115.3%).

Interest Coverage: HLNE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (188.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Hamilton Lane current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.54%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: HLNE's dividend (1.54%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.3%).

High Dividend: HLNE's dividend (1.54%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.46%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

Growing Dividend: HLNE's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (44.4%), HLNE's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: HLNE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (51.5% payout ratio).


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Management

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

3.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Mario Giannini (66 yo)

20.42yrs

Tenure

US$500,601

Compensation

Mr. Mario Lucio Giannini, J.D. has been the Chief Executive Officer of Hamilton Lane Advisors, L.L.C. since 2001. Mr. Giannini serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Private Equity Women Investor Network...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Mario's total compensation ($USD500.60K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.60M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: HLNE's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: HLNE's board of directors are considered experienced (4.2 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Hamilton Lane Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Hamilton Lane Incorporated
  • Ticker: HLNE
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1991
  • Industry: Asset Management and Custody Banks
  • Sector: Diversified Financials
  • Implied Market Cap: US$4.950b
  • Market Cap: US$3.302b
  • Shares outstanding: 54.40m
  • Website: https://www.hamiltonlane.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Hamilton Lane Incorporated
  • 110 Washington Street
  • Suite 13
  • Conshohocken
  • Pennsylvania
  • 19428
  • United States

Listings


Biography

Hamilton Lane Incorporated is an investment firm specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. It provides following services: separate accounts (customized to each individual client and structured ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/06/24 02:53
End of Day Share Price2021/06/23 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/03/31


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.