China Finance Online Co. Limited; together with its subsidiaries, provides Web-based financial services in the People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong.
The last earnings update was 100 days ago.
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
China Finance Online. 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
China Finance Online's
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
China Finance Online'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 China Finance Online 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.
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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 Capital Markets industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
China Finance Online
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare China Finance Online's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare China Finance Online's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare China Finance Online's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if China Finance Online is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if China Finance Online 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.
China Finance Online'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.
China Finance Online
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
China Finance Online's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
China Finance Online is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
China Finance Online's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
China Finance Online'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.
China Finance Online 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
Zhiwei Zhao has served as Chief Executive Officer of China Finance Online Co. Limited (the “Company”) since June 2005 and Director since July 2005. He was elected as the Chairman of the Board of directors of the company in April 2012 and continues to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the company. Mr. Zhao was the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Abitcool Inc. before joining the company. From 1998 to 2005, he served as the General Manager of Huatong International Development Limited in Hong Kong. Mr. Zhao graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology and he obtained his EMBA degree from PBC School of Finance of Tsinghua University.
Insufficient data for Zhiwei to compare compensation growth.
Insufficient data for Zhiwei to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in Germany.
Chairman & CEO
Special Assistant to Chief Executive Officer
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
China Finance Online
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the China Finance Online board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
Chairman & CEO
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.
China Finance Online Co. Limited; together with its subsidiaries, provides Web-based financial services in the People’s Republic of China and Hong Kong. The company operates through Online Financial Information and Advisory Service, and Other Related Services; and Hong Kong Brokerage Services. It provides online access to securities trading services, wealth management products, and securities investment advisory services to retail investors; and financial database and analytics to institutional investors, including financial, research, academic, and regulatory institutions, as well as financial software products. The company is involved in the operation of Yinglibao, an Internet-based financial platform that integrates wealth management solutions and mutual fund distribution; JRJ mobile app for financial information, securities trading, investment advisory, and wealth management; jrj.com.cn to provide access for wealth management solutions and mutual fund distribution; and jrj.com, a financial information Website. In addition, it provides securities and futures contracts brokerage and related services to its customers, who invest in stocks listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchanges and Clearing Limited; subscription to financial data and information services; and insurance brokerage services. The company offers its products and services to individual investors managing their own money; professional investors, such as institutional investors managing large sums of money on behalf of their clients and high net worth individuals; and other financial professionals, including investment bankers, stock analysts and financial reporters, and middle class individuals. China Finance Online Co. Limited has a strategic partnership agreement with CIFCO Futures Co. Ltd. The company was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Beijing, the People’s Republic of China.
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