Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
$300
Change
21.000 (7.527%)
52 week
208.2 - 483.6

Last traded: Yesterday at 8:08 AM

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates stock exchanges and futures exchanges, and related clearing houses in Hong Kong, Mainland China, and the United Kingdom. It operates through five segments: Cash, Equity and Financial Derivatives, Commodities, Post Trade, and Technology. The Cash segment covers various equity products traded on the cash market platforms of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, the Shanghai Stock Exchange, and the Shenzhen Stock Exchange; sale of market data relating to the products; and other related activities. The Equity and Financial Derivatives segment provides and maintains trading platforms for a range of equity and financial derivative products, such as stock and equity index futures and options, derivative warrants, and callable bull/bear contracts and warrants, as well as sells related market data. The Commodities segment operates an exchange for the trading of base, ferrous, and precious metals futures and options contracts in the United Kingdom; and operates Qianhai Mercantile Exchange Co., Ltd., a commodity trading platform in the Mainland. This segment also covers commodities contracts traded on Futures Exchange. The Post Trade segment operates clearing houses that are responsible for clearing, settlement, depository, custodian, and nominee services. The Technology segment offers various services that provide users with access to the platform and infrastructure. The company serves issuers and investors. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited is based in Central, Hong Kong.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

32.82

PB ratio

7.20

Dividend yield

2.73%

Beta

0.73

Market cap

-

Enterprise value

-

Company profile

Industry / Sector Financial Data & Stock Exchanges / Financial Services
Full time employees 2146
Website https://www.hkex.com.hk
Mailing address Two Exchange Square 8th Floor 8 Connaught Place Central Hong Kong
Phone / Fax 852 2522 1122 / 852 2295 3106

Dividends

Dividend yield

2.73%

Dividend amount

$7.63

Payout ratio

104.35%

5Y Avg. yield

2.28%

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited paid $7.63 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 30 Aug 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 104.35%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.0388 dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.

0388's forward dividend amount is $6.9 and the forward dividend yield is 2.47%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Nov 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited.

Name Title Age Total Pay
Mr. Alejandro Nicolas Aguzin Member of Mainland China Advisory Group, CEO, Ex-Officio Member of the Board & Exec. Director 52 27.42M
Ms. Bik Yun Lau Group Chief Financial Officer 48 7.82M
Ms. Yiting Chan Head of Listing 51 10.32M
Mr. Richard Alan Wise Group Chief Risk Officer 52 13M
Mr. Ka Yan Yiu Former Co-COO & Co-Head of Markets 51
Mr. Chung Kwong Leung Group Chief Technology Officer 57
Mr. Koon Ying Chow Group Gen. Counsel 49
Mr. Adam Barclay Singer Chief Compliance Officer
Ms. Victoria Cowley Group Chief Communications Officer
Ms. Kerry Rooks Chief People Officer

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

54.75%

Operating margin

65.09%

Return on assets

1.71%

Return on equity

20.62%

Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited is and its enterprise value is .

The 0388's stocks Beta value is 0.73 making it 27% less volatile compared to HKEX market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX:0388) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited's Stock Symbol?

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited trades on HKEX under the ticker symbol "0388".

2. What is Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited's stock price today?

One share of 0388 stock can currently be purchased for approximately $300.

3. How can I contact Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited?

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited's mailing address is Two Exchange Square 8th Floor 8 Connaught Place Central Hong Kong. The company can be reached via phone at 852 2522 1122.

4. What is Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited's official website?

The official website of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited is https://www.hkex.com.hk.