It’s no secret that every investor makes bad investments from time to time. But avoiding stomach upset disasters wherever possible should be a priority. So we hope those who held Strawbear Entertainment Group (HKG:2125) didn’t lose the lesson over the last year, in addition to a 73% drop in the value of its shares. That would be enough to turn even the strongest of stomachs. Strawbear Entertainment Group hasn’t been listed long, so over time we might prove our worth, although we’re wary of recent listings that are doing poorly. The declines have accelerated of late, with the stock price falling 65% over the past three months.
Given that last week has been a difficult one for shareholders, let’s examine the fundamentals and see what we can learn from them.
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In his essay The Graham-and-Doddsville Superinvestors Warren Buffett described how stock prices do not always rationally reflect a company’s value. One way to examine how market sentiment has changed over time is to look at the interaction between a company’s stock price and its earnings per share (EPS).
Although Strawbear Entertainment Group’s stock price has fallen over the year, earnings per share have actually improved. It’s quite possible that past growth expectations have been unreasonable.
It’s surprising that the stock price has fallen so much despite the improved EPS. But we might find that some other metrics better explain stock price movements.
On the other hand, we’re certainly concerned about Strawbear Entertainment Group’s 12% drop in revenue. If the market sees weak sales as a threat to earnings per share, that could explain the lower share price.
You can see how revenue and earnings have evolved over time in the image below (click on the chart to see the exact values).
We know Strawbear Entertainment Group has been improving their bottom line lately, but what does the future hold? You can see what analysts are predicting for Strawbear Entertainment Group interactive Chart of Future Earnings Estimates.
A different perspective
We doubt Strawbear Entertainment Group shareholders are happy with the 73% loss over the 12-month period. That lags behind the market, which lost 29%. That’s undoubtedly a disappointment, but the stock might have done better in a stronger market. With the stock down 65% over the past three months, the market doesn’t seem to think the company has solved all of its problems. In general, most investors should be cautious about buying into a poorly performing stock unless the business itself has improved significantly. I find it very interesting to look at the share price as an indicator of business development over the long term. But to really gain insight, we need to consider other information as well. For example, we have identified 3 warning signs for Strawbear Entertainment Group (1 is possibly serious) that you should know.
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Please note that the market returns quoted in this article reflect the market-weighted average returns of stocks currently traded on Hong Kong stock exchanges.
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