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Cheung Kong Property Holdings Ltd.

  • 55.70 HKD
  • +0.35
  • +0.63%
  • Hong Kong
    Aug 17, 2018
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Company Background

Cheung Kong Property Holdings is one of Hong Kong's foremost property developers. It is led by Li Ka-shing, one of Asia's richest men. The company ranks among the top three based on property development revenue and has a market share of around 10% in the region's commercial real estate market. Its total assets exceed $23 billion. It engages in not only commercial properties, but also residential and industrial properties, hotel operations and project management.

The company was founded in 2015 as part of Li's broader group reorganization, with the intention of improving the group's fundraising efficiency and corporate value. The Hong Kong tycoon moved to integrate Cheung Kong Holdings and core unit Hutchison Whampoa. As a result, CK Hutchison Holdings oversees telecommunications companies, retail chains and infrastructure development operations, as well as energy and non-property assets. It grouped real estate assets into Cheung Kong Property.

Li's family and trust combined are Cheung Kong Property's largest shareholder, with a 30.15% stake. Deputy Chairman Victor Li Tzar-kuoi is Li's eldest son and successor at Cheung Kong group.

Business Summary

CK Asset Holdings Ltd. engages in the property development business. It operates through the following segments: Property Development; Propery Management; Hotel and Servied Suite Operations; AIrcraft Leasing, and Offices. The Property Development segment offers construction projects. The Propery Management segment includes managed properties. The Aircraft Leasing consists of self-occupied office. The Offices segment comprises of self-occupied offices. The company was founded on January 2, 2015 and is headquartered in Hong Kong.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2017 HKDUSD
Gross Profit28,625M3,673.25M
Operating income26,860M3,446.76M
Income before tax38,127M4,892.58M
Net income30,125M3,865.73M
Diluted EPS8.071.03
Dividends Per Share1.700.21
Total Assets453,339M57,991.76M
Total liabilities155,829M19,933.86M
Total equity291,552M37,295.74M
Operating cash flow47,930M6,150.53M
Currency in HKDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 17,106M 24,715M 57,983M 70,157M 60,508M
Gross Profit 7,402M 10,027M 22,413M 27,087M 28,625M
Operating income 6,494M 9,106M 21,061M 25,775M 26,860M
Income before tax 11,834M 16,104M 23,835M 27,037M 38,127M
Net income 14,152M 17,068M 17,113M 19,415M 30,125M
EBITDA 7,571M 10,207M 22,118M 27,199M 29,655M
Diluted EPS 3.66 4.42 4.43 5.05 8.07
Dividends Per Share -- -- 1.40 1.53 1.70
Total Assets 182,324M 183,216M 371,805M 396,836M 453,339M
Total liabilities 93,170M 84,145M 102,118M 120,562M 155,829M
Total equity 86,095M 96,254M 263,096M 270,199M 291,552M
Operating cash flow 2,489M 6,757M 17,607M 38,291M 47,930M
 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 2,205.33M 3,187.10M 7,479.19M 9,037.98M 7,764.58M
Gross Profit 954.27M 1,293.02M 2,891.04M 3,489.48M 3,673.25M
Operating income 837.21M 1,174.25M 2,716.64M 3,320.46M 3,446.76M
Income before tax 1,525.66M 2,076.68M 3,074.46M 3,483.04M 4,892.58M
Net income 1,824.50M 2,200.99M 2,207.39M 2,501.14M 3,865.73M
EBITDA 976.06M 1,316.23M 2,852.98M 3,503.91M 3,805.42M
Diluted EPS 0.47 0.57 0.57 0.65 1.03
Dividends Per Share -- -- 0.18 0.19 0.21
Total Assets 23,514.30M 23,625.98M 47,973.90M 51,183.84M 57,991.76M
Total liabilities 12,016.12M 10,850.62M 13,176.26M 15,550.06M 19,933.86M
Total equity 11,103.66M 12,412.10M 33,947.21M 34,850.22M 37,295.74M
Operating cash flow 320.88M 871.34M 2,271.11M 4,932.84M 6,150.53M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2017
Operating margin44.39%
Profit margin49.78%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Managing Director: Tzar Kuoi Li
  • Deputy Chief Manager-Information Technology: Man Fai Lum
  • Senior Manager-Administration: Shiu Yung Pau
  • Executive Director & Deputy Managing Director: Tak Chuen Edmond Ip
  • Executive Director & Deputy Managing Director: Hing Lam Kam


  • LI FAMILY (27.8%)
  • LI KA SHING (3.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) (1.6%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.3%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) (1.3%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.0%)
  • CBRE Clarion Securities LLC (0.7%)
  • State Street Global Advisors Asia Ltd. (0.7%)
  • Southeastern Asset Management, Inc. (0.7%)

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Last Updated on 17 Aug, 2018

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