Pinduoduo Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an e-commerce platform in the People's Republic of China. More Details
High growth potential with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Pinduoduo's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PDD is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PDD's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Online Retail
1 Year Return
US Online Retail
Return vs Industry: PDD exceeded the US Online Retail industry which returned 59.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PDD exceeded the US Market which returned 55.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Pinduoduo's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StNews Flash: Analysts Just Made A Meaningful Upgrade To Their Pinduoduo Inc. (NASDAQ:PDD) Forecasts
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Pinduoduo (NASDAQ:PDD) Share Price Has Soared 327%, Delighting Many Shareholders
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Is Pinduoduo 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: PDD ($140.2) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($96.73)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PDD is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PDD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Online Retail industry average.
PE vs Market: PDD 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 PDD's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PDD is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (18.5x) compared to the US Online Retail industry average (5.7x).
How is Pinduoduo forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 34 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PDD is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: PDD is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: PDD's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: PDD's revenue (26% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PDD's revenue (26% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: PDD's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.9%).
How has Pinduoduo performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PDD is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: PDD is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PDD is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 30.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare PDD's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: PDD is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Online Retail industry (66.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PDD has a negative Return on Equity (-11.93%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Pinduoduo's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PDD's short term assets (CN¥149.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥83.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: PDD's short term assets (CN¥149.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥14.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PDD's debt to equity ratio (27.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if PDD's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
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.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable PDD has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: PDD is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 43.1% per year.
What is Pinduoduo current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PDD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PDD'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 PDD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PDD'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 PDD'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
Lei Chen (40 yo)
Mr. Lei Chen has been Chief Executive Officer of Pinduoduo Inc. since July 1, 2020. Mr. Chen has been a Director of Pinduoduo Inc. since 2020 and serves as its Chairman of the Board since March 17, 2021. H...
Experienced Management: PDD's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: PDD's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 7.7%.
Pinduoduo Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Pinduoduo Inc.
- Ticker: PDD
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2015
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$172.430b
- Shares outstanding: 1.25b
- Website: https://www.pinduoduo.com
Number of Employees
- Pinduoduo Inc.
- No. 533 Loushanguan Road
- 28th Floor
Pinduoduo Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates an e-commerce platform in the People's Republic of China. It operates Pinduoduo, a mobile platform that offers a range of products, including apparel, sho...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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