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China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology

Executive Summary

China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited engages in the original design and development of specialized mobile handsets for consumers and enterprises in the People's Republic of China and internationally.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.


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Share Price & News

How has China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: CNTF.Y's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-18.8%

CNTF.Y

4.3%

US Tech

3.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

-87.2%

CNTF.Y

67.5%

US Tech

9.7%

US Market

Return vs Industry: CNTF.Y underperformed the US Tech industry which returned 69.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CNTF.Y underperformed the US Market which returned 8.5% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CNTF.YIndustryMarket
7 Day-18.8%4.3%3.8%
30 Day-18.8%9.2%11.4%
90 Day-56.7%13.5%6.8%
1 Year-87.2%-87.2%69.8%67.5%12.1%9.7%
3 Year-97.6%-97.6%115.9%104.6%36.2%27.2%
5 Year-98.9%-98.9%161.9%138.3%63.7%45.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of CNTF.Y’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Tech industry.

Future Growth

How is China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

9.8%

Forecasted Tech 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 China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of CNTF.Y’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Tech industry.

Past Performance

How has China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology performed over the past 5 years?

9.2%

Historical Tech annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if CNTF.Y has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: Insufficient data to determine if CNTF.Y's profit margins have improved over the past year.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if CNTF.Y's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare CNTF.Y's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine if CNTF.Y's earnings growth over the past year exceeded the Tech industry average.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CNTF.Y has a negative Return on Equity (0%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: Insufficient data to determine if CNTF.Y's short term assets cover its short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: CNTF.Y has no long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CNTF.Y is debt free.

Reducing Debt: CNTF.Y has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 4.6%.

Debt Coverage: CNTF.Y has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: CNTF.Y has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CNTF.Y'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 CNTF.Y'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?

2.2yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Deyou Dong (45yo)

5.08yrs

Tenure

Mr. Deyou Dong has been the Chief Executive Officer of China Techfaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited since May 2015 and has been its Chief Operating Officer since August 2009. Mr. Dong has been ...


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Deyou Dong
Chairman5.08yrsno datano data
Yibo Fang
CTO & Director3.58yrsno datano data
Lichun Yang
Independent Director1.08yrsno datano data
Hongwei Zhao
Independent Director4.58yrsno datano data
Qin Bin
Independent Director1.08yrsno datano data

2.2yrs

Average Tenure

51yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CNTF.Y's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 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

China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited
  • Ticker: CNTF.Y
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 2002
  • Industry: Technology Hardware, Storage and Peripherals
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: US$688.136k
  • Shares outstanding: 10.59m
  • Website: https://www.techfaithwireless.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited
  • MFOX Plaza Tower D
  • Beijing Economic-Technological Development Area
  • Beijing
  • 100176
  • China

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CNTF.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesSPON ADR EA REP 75 ORD SHS (POST SPLIT)USUSDMay 2005

Biography

China TechFaith Wireless Communication Technology Limited engages in the original design and development of specialized mobile handsets for consumers and enterprises in the People's Republic of China and internationally. It operates through Mobile Phone Business and Real Estate segments. The company offers handset design services through outsourcing of EMS providers who engage in assembly and manufacturing operations; and offer testing services of the assembled printed circuit boards, systems, and subsystems for Chinese mobile handset brand owners and international mobile handset brand owners. It also provides feature phones, smart phones, ruggedized phones, wireless modules, smart pads, and wireless software and applications, as well as other electronic components, such as industrial wireless devices. In addition, the company sells mobile handset products under the Tecface, 17FOX, and MOBIFOX brands. Further, it owns, develops, operates, and manages commercial real estate properties. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/06/04 03:01
End of Day Share Price2020/06/03 00:00
Earnings2018/06/30
Annual Earnings2017/12/31


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.