K. Wah International Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the property development and investment activities in Hong Kong and Mainland China.
Undervalued with excellent balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has K. Wah International Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KWHA.F has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Real Estate
1 Year Return
US Real Estate
Return vs Industry: KWHA.F exceeded the US Real Estate industry which returned -39.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KWHA.F underperformed the US Market which returned -13.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is K. Wah International Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is K. Wah International Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: KWHA.F ($0.47) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($2.11)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KWHA.F is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KWHA.F is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.4x) compared to the Real Estate industry average (17x).
PE vs Market: KWHA.F is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.4x) compared to the US market (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KWHA.F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KWHA.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the US Real Estate industry average (1x).
How is K. Wah International Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if KWHA.F's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if KWHA.F's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: KWHA.F's revenue (19.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KWHA.F's revenue (19.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: KWHA.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5%).
How has K. Wah International Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KWHA.F has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KWHA.F's current net profit margins (29.6%) are lower than last year (37.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KWHA.F's earnings have grown by 16.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KWHA.F's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: KWHA.F had negative earnings growth (-22.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Real Estate industry average (10.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KWHA.F's Return on Equity (8.1%) is considered low.
How is K. Wah International Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KWHA.F's short term assets (HK$36.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (HK$15.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: KWHA.F's short term assets (HK$36.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (HK$18.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KWHA.F's debt to equity ratio (51%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: KWHA.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 66.6% to 51% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KWHA.F's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (26.5%).
Interest Coverage: KWHA.F's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (455.5x coverage).
What is K. Wah International Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KWHA.F's dividend (5.87%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (2.01%).
High Dividend: KWHA.F's dividend (5.87%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.66%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KWHA.F's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KWHA.F's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (19.8%), KWHA.F's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: KWHA.F's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (30.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Che-Woo Lui (89yo)
Dr. Che Woo Lui, GBM, MBE, JP, LLD, DSSc, DBA, serves as the President of Tsim Sha Tsui East Property Developers Association. Dr. Lui is the Founder of K. Wah International Holdings Ltd. and serves as its ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Che-Woo's total compensation ($USD2.76M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.74M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Che-Woo's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman||no data||HK$21.40m||51.97% HK$714.4m|
|Member of Executive Board & Executive Director||30.83yrs||HK$12.75m||0.52% HK$7.1m|
|Member of Executive Board & Executive Director||30.83yrs||HK$3.51m||0.19% HK$2.6m|
|Member of Executive Board & Executive Director||10yrs||HK$16.37m||0.27% HK$3.7m|
|Member of Senior Management and Director of K Wah Management Services Limited||no data||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||10.67yrs||HK$444.00k||0.0067% HK$92.0k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||11.83yrs||HK$574.00k||0.018% HK$252.0k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||8.67yrs||HK$424.00k||0.013% HK$176.0k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||8.67yrs||HK$444.00k||0.012% HK$161.7k|
Experienced Board: KWHA.F's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.7 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
K. Wah International Holdings Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: K. Wah International Holdings Limited
- Ticker: KWHA.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1990
- Industry: Real Estate Development
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: HK$10.657b
- Listing Market Cap: HK$1.375b
- Shares outstanding: 3.13b
- Website: https://www.kwih.com
Number of Employees
- K. Wah International Holdings Limited
- K. Wah Centre
- 29th Floor
- North Point
- Hong Kong
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|173||SEHK (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 1992|
|KWHA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|KW2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|173||SHSC (Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 1992|
|173||SZSC (The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong - Shenzhen - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||HK||HKD||Jan 1992|
K. Wah International Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in the property development and investment activities in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Its property portfolio comprises residential developments, office towers, hotels, serviced apartments, and retail complexes. The company also provides financial, management, decoration, and property management services. K. Wah International Holdings Limited was incorporated in 1990 and is headquartered in North Point, Hong Kong.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/08 02:47|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/06 00:00|
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