NasdaqCM:FFHL

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Market Cap

US$32.2m

Last Updated

2021/08/03 23:41 UTC

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Company Financials

Executive Summary

Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in the development, manufacture, and distribution of biaxially oriented polyethylene-terephthalate films in the People’s Republic of China. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Undervalued with excellent balance sheet.

Share Price & News

How has Fuwei Films (Holdings)'s share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: FFHL is more volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 15% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FFHL's weekly volatility (15%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

1.9%

FFHL

1.4%

US Chemicals

0.9%

US Market


1 Year Return

103.1%

FFHL

34.7%

US Chemicals

34.7%

US Market

Return vs Industry: FFHL exceeded the US Chemicals industry which returned 34.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FFHL exceeded the US Market which returned 34.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

FFHLIndustryMarket
7 Day1.9%1.4%0.9%
30 Day-16.6%0.3%0.2%
90 Day9.7%-3.3%4.7%
1 Year103.1%103.1%37.3%34.7%36.8%34.7%
3 Year296.0%296.0%42.4%21.2%62.5%52.4%
5 Year224.8%224.8%97.4%59.0%123.1%98.4%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Fuwei Films (Holdings)'s share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Fuwei Films (Holdings) undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: FFHL ($9.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($366.25)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FFHL is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.5x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (24.9x).

PE vs Market: FFHL is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.5x) compared to the US market (17.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FFHL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the US Chemicals industry average (2.9x).


Future Growth

How is Fuwei Films (Holdings) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

12.4%

Forecasted Materials 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 Fuwei Films (Holdings) 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.


Past Performance

How has Fuwei Films (Holdings) performed over the past 5 years?

62.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FFHL has a large one-off loss of CN¥38.0M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: FFHL's current net profit margins (10.7%) are higher than last year (8.2%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FFHL has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 62% per year.

Accelerating Growth: FFHL's earnings growth over the past year (37.3%) is below its 5-year average (62% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: FFHL earnings growth over the past year (37.3%) exceeded the Chemicals industry 25.6%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: FFHL's Return on Equity (14.7%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Fuwei Films (Holdings)'s financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FFHL's short term assets (CN¥441.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥306.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: FFHL's short term assets (CN¥441.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥1.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FFHL's debt to equity ratio (44.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: FFHL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 49.3% to 44.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: FFHL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (107.9%).

Interest Coverage: FFHL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (14.9x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Fuwei Films (Holdings) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FFHL'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 FFHL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FFHL'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 FFHL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

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

3.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Lei Yan (40 yo)

1.08yrs

Tenure

Mr. Lei Yan has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd., since July 21, 2020. Mr. Yan has been the President of Shanghai Meicheng Enterprise Management Co., Ltd., sinc...


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FFHL's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: FFHL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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

Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd.
  • Ticker: FFHL
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 2003
  • Industry: Commodity Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: US$32.168m
  • Shares outstanding: 3.27m
  • Website: https://www.fuweiholdings.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd.
  • No. 387 Dongming Road
  • Weifang
  • Shandong Province
  • 261061
  • China

Listings


Biography

Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in the development, manufacture, and distribution of biaxially oriented polyethylene-terephthalate films 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 Analysis2021/08/03 23:41
End of Day Share Price2021/08/03 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.