HomeChoice International plc, an investment holding company, operates as an omni-channel home-shopping retailer in South Africa and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R25.01|
|52 Week High||R18.80|
|52 Week Low||R30.89|
|1 Month Change||-4.36%|
|3 Month Change||13.73%|
|1 Year Change||2.08%|
|3 Year Change||-39.00%|
|5 Year Change||-28.54%|
|Change since IPO||-16.63%|
Recent News & Updates
There May Be Reason For Hope In HomeChoice International's (JSE:HIL) Disappointing Earnings
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|HIL||ZA Online Retail||ZA Market|
Return vs Industry: HIL exceeded the ZA Online Retail industry which returned -7.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HIL underperformed the ZA Market which returned 20.7% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: HIL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HIL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
HomeChoice International plc, an investment holding company, operates as an omni-channel home-shopping retailer in South Africa and internationally. It operates through Retail, Financial Services, Property, and Other segments. The company offers a range of homewares and selected apparels and footwear products under the HomeChoice brand; and technology-related products under the FoneChoice brand.
HomeChoice International Fundamentals Summary
|HIL fundamental statistics|
Is HIL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|HIL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R1.07b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.70|
|Net Profit Margin||6.43%|
How did HIL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
3.8%Current Dividend Yield
Is HomeChoice International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: HIL (ZAR25.01) is trading above our estimate of fair value (ZAR12.34)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HIL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HIL is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.7x) compared to the Global Online Retail industry average (26.8x).
PE vs Market: HIL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14.7x) compared to the ZA market (11.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HIL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HIL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the XX Online Retail industry average (3.7x).
How is HomeChoice International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Retail 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 HomeChoice International 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.
How has HomeChoice International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HIL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HIL's current net profit margins (6.4%) are lower than last year (11.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HIL's earnings have declined by 12.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HIL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HIL had negative earnings growth (-44.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Online Retail industry average (54%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HIL's Return on Equity (5.4%) is considered low.
How is HomeChoice International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HIL's short term assets (ZAR4.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR400.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: HIL's short term assets (ZAR4.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR1.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HIL's debt to equity ratio (34.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: HIL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 32.9% to 34.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HIL's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: HIL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.2x coverage).
What is HomeChoice International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HIL's dividend (3.76%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (3.05%).
High Dividend: HIL's dividend (3.76%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (8.06%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HIL has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: HIL has only been paying a dividend for 7 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (27.4%), HIL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Gregoire Lartigue (49 yo)
Mr. Gregoire Lartigue is General Partner at Vaalon Capital. Mr. Lartigue serves as the Group Chief Executive Officer at HomeChoice International PLC. Mr. Lartigue has experience in both the Trust and fiduc...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gregoire's total compensation ($USD27.67K) is below average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD478.25K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gregoire's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: HIL's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: HIL's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 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.
HomeChoice International plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: HomeChoice International plc
- Ticker: HIL
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: R2.630b
- Shares outstanding: 105.17m
- Website: https://www.homechoiceinternational.com
Number of Employees
- HomeChoice International plc
- 78 Main Road
- Cape Town
- Western Cape
- South Africa
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/19 21:43|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/19 00:00|
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