Tencent Music Entertainment Group [NYSE: TME] surged by $0.12 during the normal trading session on Monday and reaching a high of $15.14 during the day while it closed the day at $15.04. The company report on October 26, 2020 that Tencent Music Entertainment Group Announces Appointment of New Independent Director.
Tencent Music Entertainment Group (“Tencent Music,” “TME,” or the “Company”) (NYSE: TME), the leading online music entertainment platform in China, today announced that Mr. Adrian Yau Kee Mak has been appointed as an independent director on the Company’s board of directors (the “Board”) under relevant U.S. securities law and NYSE rules, effective October 26, 2020. Mr. Mak will serve as a member of the Audit Committee of the Board.
Mr. Mak joined Television Broadcasts Limited (HKEX: 00511) in 2004 where he currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer, the company secretary and a member of its Investment Committee. Prior to that, Mr. Mak was the Chief Financial Officer of Global Digital Creations Holdings Limited (HKEX: 08271) and the Chief Financial Officer of CyberCity Holdings Limited. Before entering the corporate sector, he was Associate Director of Corporate Finance of the Securities and Futures Commission in Hong Kong, focusing on takeovers, mergers, listing policy and market development. He has also qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in the UK.
Tencent Music Entertainment Group stock has also gained 6.29% of its value over the past 7 days. However, TME stock has declined by -4.63% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has gained 38.36% and gained 28.11% year-on date.
The market cap for TME stock reached $24.84 billion, with 1.65 billion shares outstanding and 605.81 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 7.70M shares, TME reached a trading volume of 11121282 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for TME shares is $17.97 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on TME stock is a recommendation set at 2.00. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Needham have made an estimate for Tencent Music Entertainment Group shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on September 24, 2020. The new note on the price target was released on August 14, 2020, representing the official price target for Tencent Music Entertainment Group stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $17, while UBS analysts kept a Buy rating on TME stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Tencent Music Entertainment Group is set at 0.44, with the Price to Sales ratio for TME stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 6.14. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.38, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 1.07.
TME stock trade performance evaluation
Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 6.29. With this latest performance, TME shares gained by 3.72% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 38.36% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 7.20% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for TME stock in for the last two-week period is set at 56.55, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 66.65, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 53.56 for Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 15.02, while it was recorded at 14.61 for the last single week of trading, and 13.39 for the last 200 days.
Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME] shares currently have an operating margin of +15.45 and a Gross Margin at +33.24. Tencent Music Entertainment Group’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +15.66.
Return on Total Capital for TME is now 9.64, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 9.80. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 9.81, with Return on Assets sitting at 8.20. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 0.34. Additionally, TME Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 0.34, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 0.28. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 0.18, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 0.18.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME] managed to generate an average of $159,634 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 12.76 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.52.Tencent Music Entertainment Group’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 3.00 and a Current Ratio set at 3.00.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Tencent Music Entertainment Group posted 0.1/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.09/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 11.10%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for TME. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Tencent Music Entertainment Group go to 1.95%.
Tencent Music Entertainment Group [TME]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $5,893 million, or 62.00% of TME stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of TME stocks are: CANADA PENSION PLAN INVESTMENT BOARD with ownership of 26,997,670, which is approximately 0% of the company’s market cap and around 5.18% of the total institutional ownership; SCHRODER INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT GROUP, holding 23,513,793 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $353.65 million in TME stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $339.86 million in TME stock with ownership of nearly 404.886% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Tencent Music Entertainment Group stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 159 institutional holders increased their position in Tencent Music Entertainment Group [NYSE:TME] by around 164,494,510 shares. Additionally, 81 investors decreased positions by around 39,571,136 shares, while 32 investors held positions by with 187,787,918 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 391,853,564 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. TME stock had 59 new institutional investments in for a total of 35,765,833 shares, while 35 institutional investors sold positions of 26,313,158 shares during the same period.