A Quick Overview Of The Investment Properties Within Hongkong Land Holding Limited

Hongkong Land Holdings Limited (SGX: H78) is one of the companies related to the web of Jardines companies which include Jardine Strategic Holdings Limited (SGX: J37), Jardine Cycle & Carriage Ltd (SGX: C07) , Dairy Farm International Holdings Ltd (SGX: D01), Mandarin Oriental Limited (SGX: M04) and Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited (SGX: J336).

As we can see from above, Hongkong Land is one of the many companies within the complex business structure of the Jardine Group.

Given all the complexities, it might be useful to try to simplify the businesses to help us better understand the company.

In this article, we will have a quick overview of one of the two main areas of Hongkong Land’s business, namely Investment Properties. Here, we will look at three simple slides.

Investment properties total area

Source: Hongkong Land FY17 First Half Result Presentation

From the above, we can see that the properties are invested in three main areas, namely, Office, Retail, and Hotel. Each of these areas accounts for about 79%, 14% and 7%, respectively, of the total invested areas.

Geographical breakdown of properties

Source: Hongkong Land FY17 First Half Result Presentation

From the above, we can see that Hong Kong, Singapore and Jakarta (roughly 57%, 21% and 8%, respectively) are the three main areas where Hongkong Land’s investment properties are located.

Financial numbers

Source: Hongkong Land FY17 First Half Result Presentation

Lastly, the above is a quick breakdown of the operating profit for the Investment Properties segment for the first half of 2017.

Here, we can see that the bulk of operating profits (about 97%) during the period above were derived from Hong Kong and Singapore.

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice. Motley Fool Singapore contributor Lawrence Nga doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned. Motley Fool has recommendations for Hongkong Land and Dairy Farm.