OTCPK:TAFF.F

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Life Healthcare Group Limited, together with and its subsidiaries, provides genetic testing and health data analysis services in the People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong.

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Fundamentals

Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.

Risks

  • Life Healthcare Group's last earnings update was 230 days ago.
  • Life Healthcare Group is not covered by any analysts.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

OTCPK:TAFF.F

0.1%

US Healthcare

0.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

OTCPK:TAFF.F

-8.4%

US Healthcare

1.9%

US Market

No trading data on TAFF.F.

No trading data on TAFF.F.


Share holder returns

TAFF.FIndustryMarket
7 Day0%0.1%0.8%
30 Day0%-1.4%3.4%
90 Day0%-0.7%2.1%
1 Yearn/a-7.0%-8.4%4.2%1.9%
3 Yearn/a30.6%25.3%46.7%37.2%
5 Yearn/a64.9%55.1%62.3%44.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Life Healthcare Group undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

0.49x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Life Healthcare Group to establish if it is available at moderate discount.

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Life Healthcare Group to establish if it is available at substantial discount.


Price Based on Earnings

Life Healthcare Group is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Healthcare industry average.

Life Healthcare Group is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Life Healthcare Group, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Life Healthcare Group is good value based on assets compared to the US Healthcare industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Life Healthcare Group expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

10.9%

Forecasted Healthcare 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 Life Healthcare Group 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 Life Healthcare Group performed over the past 5 years?

-8.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Life Healthcare Group does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare Life Healthcare Group's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Life Healthcare Group's 1-year growth to the US Healthcare industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Life Healthcare Group has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Life Healthcare Group has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Healthcare industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Life Healthcare Group improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Life Healthcare Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Life Healthcare Group is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Life Healthcare Group has no long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Life Healthcare Group has no debt.

Life Healthcare Group currently has no debt however we can't compare to 5 years ago as we have no data for that period.


Balance Sheet

Low level of unsold assets.

Life Healthcare Group has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Life Healthcare Group has less than a year of cash runway based on current free cash flow.

Life Healthcare Group has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 30.7% each year.


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Dividend

What is Life Healthcare Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Life Healthcare Group's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Life Healthcare Group's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Life Healthcare Group has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Life Healthcare Group's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Life Healthcare Group has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

What is the CEO of Life Healthcare Group's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

3.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Hua Shan (42yo)

3.7yrs

Tenure

0

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CEO Compensation Analysis

Insufficient data for Hua to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in United States of America.

Insufficient data for Hua to compare compensation growth.


Management Age and Tenure

3.0yrs

Average Tenure

44yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Life Healthcare Group management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

3.5yrs

Average Tenure

46yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Life Healthcare Group board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyHK$2,900,13222 Jan 19
Quansen Wang
EntityIndividual
Shares194,118,598
Max PriceHK$0.015

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Yuk Lun Chung (58yo)

    GM of Money Lending Business & Company Secretary

    • Tenure: 2.4yrs
    • Compensation: HK$2.23m
  • Hua Shan (42yo)

    CEO & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
  • Yunbo Hua (42yo)

    Chairman of the Board & President

    • Tenure: 3.5yrs
  • Wai Lun Man (46yo)

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0.6yrs

Board Members

  • Xiaogang Feng (53yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 4.7yrs
    • Compensation: HK$248.00k
  • Chunlei Zheng (43yo)

    Independent Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 4.7yrs
    • Compensation: HK$240.00k
  • Hua Shan (42yo)

    CEO & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
  • Yunbo Hua (42yo)

    Chairman of the Board & President

    • Tenure: 3.5yrs
  • Xinghua Liu (62yo)

    Independent Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 2.9yrs
    • Compensation: HK$240.00k
  • Wai Lun Man (46yo)

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0.6yrs
  • Chun Man Cheng (57yo)

    Independent Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0.2yrs

Company Information

Life Healthcare Group Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Life Healthcare Group Limited
  • Ticker: TAFF.F
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 2001
  • Industry: Health Care Services
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Market Cap: HK$160.629m
  • Listing Market Cap: HK$20.481m
  • Shares outstanding: 5.35b
  • Website: https://www.lifehealthcare.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Life Healthcare Group Limited
  • #5 Building
  • Dongshagn E Park
  • Beijing
  • 100176
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
TAFF.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDApr 2002
928SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)YesOrdinary SharesHKHKDApr 2002

Biography

Life Healthcare Group Limited, together with and its subsidiaries, provides genetic testing and health data analysis services in the People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong. The company operates through f ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/08/11 00:10
End of Day Share Price2019/05/13 00:00
Earnings2018/09/30
Annual Earnings2018/03/31


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.