Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
A-Smart Holdings. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
A-Smart Holdings's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 A-Smart Holdings 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
Show me the analysis anyway
The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Commercial Services industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare A-Smart Holdings's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare A-Smart Holdings's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare A-Smart Holdings's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if A-Smart Holdings is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if A-Smart Holdings is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
A-Smart Holdings's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
A-Smart Holdings's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
A-Smart Holdings is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
A-Smart Holdings's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
A-Smart Holdings's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
Low level of unsold assets.
A-Smart Holdings has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Lim Huan Chiang, JP has been the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of A-Smart Holdings Ltd. (known as Xpress Holdings Ltd) since October 26, 2015. Mr. Lim is responsible for the management and day-to-day operation of the group. Mr. Lim was with the Singapore Press Holdings since Year 1994 and assume the role of Vice President in the Cultural Industry Promotion, Chinese Media Group in year 2004. Mr. Lim is also part of the Management Committee of Singapore Government Staff Credit Co-operative Society Ltd., since 1993.
Insufficient data for Huan to compare compensation growth.
Insufficient data for Huan to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the A-Smart Holdings management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.
Executive Director of Xpress Print Pte Ltd
Operations Director of Xpress Print Pte Ltd
CEO & Executive Director
Group Financial Controller
Shin Ee Lim
Head of Central Desk - New Media
Chief Executive Officer of China Operations
General Manager of Financial Research Xpress Print Pte Ltd
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the A-Smart Holdings board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
Wei Dong Ma
CEO & Executive Director
Independent Non-Executive Director
Chong Keen Sam
Lead Independent Non-Executive Director
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
More shares have been bought than sold by A-Smart Holdings individual insiders in the past 3 months, but not in substantial volumes.
A-Smart Holdings Ltd., an investment holding company, provides a range of print management services in Singapore and internationally. It offers a range of services, including financial printing, conceptualization, design, copywriting, translation, typesetting, color proofing, printing, post-press packaging, distribution, and delivery. The company prints financial research reports, annual reports, asset management reports, initial public offering prospectuses, corporate brochures, year books, magazines, and trade directories, as well as other commercial publications, collaterals, and corporate gifts/premiums. It also organizes media events; and provides publishing services. In addition, the company develops, sells, and redistributes smart information technology solutions, gadgets, and software and hardware products; undertakes multimedia and pre-press works; provides printer consultancy and print related services; and develops and invests in real estate properties. Further, it is involved in selling, leasing, servicing, and maintaining green technology systems. The company was formerly known as Xpress Holdings Ltd and changed its name to A-Smart Holdings Ltd. in October 2016. A-Smart Holdings Ltd. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Singapore.
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