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Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd.

Hong Kong

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Mar 23, 2017
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
47,374.05M
47,374.05M
Shares: 714.32M

Currency in USD

Company profile

Market(Ticker): SES(J36)
Sector:
Industry:
Producer Manufacturing
Industrial Conglomerates
Full time employees: --

Business summary

Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd. operates as a diversified business group, which focuses principally on Asia. It offers services to businesses that are composed of cash-generating activities and long-term property assets. The company operates through eight segments: Jardine Pacific; Jardine Motors; Jardine Lloyd Thompson; Hong Kong Land; Dairy Farm; Madarin Oriental; Jardine Cycle & Carriage; and Astra International. The Jardine Motors segment engages in the sales and service of motor vehicles and related activities. The Jardine Lloyd Thompson segment operates through three key business groups: Risk & Insurance, Employee Benefits and Thistle Insurance Services. The Hong Kong Land segment engages in the property investment, management, and development. This segment also owns and manages commercial space at the Central Business District and develops residential properties throughout the region, primarily in China. The Dairy Farm segment is a Pan-Asian retailer, which operates supermarkets, hypermarkets, health and beauty stores, convenience stores, home furnishings stores, and restaurants. The Madarin Oriental segment engages in the hotel investment and management business that operates deluxe hotels, as well as residences in sought-after city and resort destinations worldwide. Jardine Matheson Holdings was founded on April 9, 1984 and is headquartered in Hong Kong.

Company background

Jardine Matheson Holdings is a Hong Kong-based conglomerate listed in Singapore, with total assets of more than $66 billion. The company engages in engineering and construction, transport services, property investment and development, retailing, restaurants, luxury hotels, motor vehicles, financial services, heavy equipment, mining, and agribusiness through its subsidiaries. Focused mainly on the Asian region, the company employs more than 390,000 people globally.

Jardine Matheson was founded in China as a trading company in 1832 by Scotland's William Jardine and James Matheson, and has become one of the world's largest conglomerates. The company is majority owned by the Keswick family, descendants of William Jardine's older sister Jean Johnstone. Chairman Henry Keswick has been a director of the company since 1967.

The company's interests include Hongkong Land, Dairy Farm and Mandarin Oriental. Hongkong Land is Asia's leading property developer, operating some 800,000 sq. meter of office and retail property in major cities across the region. Dairy Farm manages retail businesses in Asia under brands such as Ikea, 7-Eleven, Mannings and Wellcome. Mandarin Oriental is an international hotel investment and management company, which operates more than 40 resorts around the world.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2016

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Revenue 37,051M
Gross profit 8,819M
Operating income 2,788M
Income before tax 5,661M
Net income 2,503M
EBITDA 3,697M
Diluted EPS 6.67
Dividends per share 1.5
Total assets 71,523M
Total liabilities 21,786M
Total equity 21,800M
Operating cash flow 3,950M

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Revenue 37,051M
Gross profit 8,819M
Operating income 2,788M
Income before tax 5,661M
Net income 2,503M
EBITDA 3,697M
Diluted EPS 6.67
Dividends per share 1.5
Total assets 71,523M
Total liabilities 21,786M
Total equity 21,800M
Operating cash flow 3,950M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 8.25
ROA 3.61%
ROE 11.99%
Operating margin 7.52%
Profit margin 6.75%

Key executive

  • Chairman & Managing Director: Ben Keswick
  • Group Finance Director & Executive Director: John Raymond Witt
  • Executive Director & Group Director-Strategy: Mark Spencer Greenberg
  • Executive Director & Deputy Managing Director: Yiu Kai Pang
  • Executive Director & Group General Counsel: Jeremy Glyn Parr

Share holders

  • Jardine Strategic Holdings Ltd.(55.4%)
  • Jardine Matheson Holdings Ltd.(5.0%)
  • KESWICK FAMILY(4.6%)
  • KESWICK HENRY NEVILLE LINDLEY(1.5%)
  • First Eagle Investment Management LLC(1.5%)
  • KESWICK BENJAMIN WILLIAM(1.3%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)(1.2%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(0.6%)
  • WEATHERALL EDWARD PERCY KESWICK(0.5%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(0.5%)

Address

  • Website: http://www.jardines.com
  • Address: 48th Floor, Jardine House, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Phone: +852.2843.8288

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