The Howard Hughes Corporation owns, manages, and develops commercial, residential, and hospitality operating properties in the United States. More Details
Moderate growth potential with worrying balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Howard Hughes's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HHC is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HHC's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Real Estate
1 Year Return
US Real Estate
Return vs Industry: HHC underperformed the US Real Estate industry which returned 107.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HHC exceeded the US Market which returned 50.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Howard Hughes's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
5 days ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Howard Hughes (NYSE:HHC) Shares A Year Ago Are Now Up 106%
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Independent Director of The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE:HHC), Allen Model, Just Bought 26% More Shares
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Howard Hughes (NYSE:HHC) A Risky Investment?
Is Howard Hughes undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: HHC ($110.73) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($101.84)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HHC is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HHC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Real Estate industry average.
PE vs Market: HHC 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 HHC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HHC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Real Estate industry average (1.4x).
How is Howard Hughes forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HHC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: HHC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: HHC's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if HHC's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the US market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if HHC's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if HHC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Howard Hughes performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HHC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: HHC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HHC is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 44.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare HHC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: HHC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Real Estate industry (-25.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HHC has a negative Return on Equity (-0.084%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Howard Hughes's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HHC's short term assets ($1.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($807.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: HHC's short term assets ($1.8B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($4.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HHC's debt to equity ratio (115.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HHC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 103.5% to 115.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HHC's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if HHC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Howard Hughes's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HHC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HHC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HHC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HHC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of HHC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
David O'Reilly (46 yo)
Mr. David R. O'Reilly serves as Chief Executive Officer of The Howard Hughes Corporation since December 01, 2020 and its Director since 2020 and served as its Interim Chief Financial Officer since 2020 unt...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: David's total compensation ($USD4.92M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.51M).
Compensation vs Earnings: David's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: HHC's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: HHC's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: HHC insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
The Howard Hughes Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Howard Hughes Corporation
- Ticker: HHC
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2010
- Industry: Real Estate Development
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: US$6.117b
- Shares outstanding: 55.24m
- Website: https://www.howardhughes.com
Number of Employees
- The Howard Hughes Corporation
- 13355 Noel Road
- 22nd Floor
- United States
The Howard Hughes Corporation owns, manages, and develops commercial, residential, and hospitality operating properties in the United States. It operates through four segments: Operating Assets; Master Pla...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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