NYSE:SFUN

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Executive Summary

Fang Holdings Limited operates a real estate Internet portal in the People’s Republic of China. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Fair value with imperfect balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Fang Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SFUN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SFUN's weekly volatility has decreased from 13% to 6% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-1.0%

SFUN

-4.5%

US Interactive Media and Services

-0.9%

US Market


1 Year Return

-61.5%

SFUN

20.0%

US Interactive Media and Services

19.6%

US Market

Return vs Industry: SFUN underperformed the US Interactive Media and Services industry which returned 20.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SFUN underperformed the US Market which returned 21% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SFUNIndustryMarket
7 Day-1.0%-4.5%-0.9%
30 Day-1.2%-3.5%3.0%
90 Day29.1%8.1%11.5%
1 Year-61.5%-61.5%20.0%20.0%22.3%19.6%
3 Year-94.5%-94.9%42.1%42.0%45.3%35.7%
5 Year-95.3%-95.5%133.9%133.4%124.8%99.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Fang Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

43.9%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SFUN ($13.45) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($23.96)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SFUN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.

PE vs Market: SFUN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SFUN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (3.7x).


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Future Growth

How is Fang Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

18.4%

Forecasted Media 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 Fang 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.


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Past Performance

How has Fang Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

10.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SFUN is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: SFUN is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SFUN is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 10.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SFUN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: SFUN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (-0.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: SFUN has a negative Return on Equity (-5.79%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Fang Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SFUN's short term assets ($805.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($683.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: SFUN's short term assets ($805.0M) exceed its long term liabilities ($528.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SFUN's debt to equity ratio (116.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SFUN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 105.1% to 116.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SFUN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (9.6%).

Interest Coverage: SFUN is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Fang Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: SFUN is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SFUN'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?

2.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jian Liu (44 yo)

2yrs

Tenure

Mr. Jian Liu serves as Chief Executive Officer of Fang Holdings Limited since January 21, 2019 and was its President since July 1, 2016 until January 2019 and served as its Chief Operations Officer from Ap...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tianquan Mo
Executive Chairman & Founder21.58yrsno data27.44%
$ 33.4m
Jian Liu
Chief Executive Officer2yrsno datano data
Ke Wang
Acting CFO0.42yrno datano data
Zhihong Zhang
Chief Operations Officer4.5yrsno datano data
Frank Hua Lei
Chief Investment Officer2yrsno datano data
Jessie Yang
Director of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Lanying Guan
Vice President5yrsno datano data

2.0yrs

Average Tenure

49yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: SFUN's management team is considered experienced (2 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Tianquan Mo
Executive Chairman & Founder21.58yrsno data27.44%
$ 33.4m
Shaohua Zhang
Independent Director2.42yrsno datano data
Zhizhi Gong
Director4.67yrsno datano data
Howard Zhang
Independent Director1.67yrsno datano data
Changming Yan
Independent Director0.58yrno datano data

2.4yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: SFUN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 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

Fang Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Fang Holdings Limited
  • Ticker: SFUN
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1999
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: US$121.570m
  • Shares outstanding: 9.01m
  • Website: https://www.fang.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Fang Holdings Limited
  • Tower A
  • No. 20 Guogongzhuang Middle Street
  • Beijing
  • 100070
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SFUNNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesSPON ADS EACH REP 1 ORD CL A SHS (R/S)USUSDSep 2010
0USBDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesSPON ADS EACH REP 1 ORD CL A SHS (R/S)DEEURSep 2010

Biography

Fang Holdings Limited operates a real estate Internet portal in the People’s Republic of China. The company’s portal offers marketing, listing, financial, and e-commerce, as well as other value-added servi...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/15 23:10
End of Day Share Price2021/01/15 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
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.