Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a construction company in India.
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Ahluwalia Contracts (India)'s share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AHLUCONT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AHLUCONT exceeded the Indian Construction industry which returned -29.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AHLUCONT underperformed the Indian Market which returned 2.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ahluwalia Contracts (India)'s share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StAhluwalia Contracts (India) Limited's (NSE:AHLUCONT) Fundamentals Look Pretty Strong: Could The Market Be Wrong About The Stock?
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3 months ago | Simply Wall StDoes Ahluwalia Contracts (India) (NSE:AHLUCONT) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?
Is Ahluwalia Contracts (India) undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AHLUCONT (₹221.95) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹250.97)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AHLUCONT is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AHLUCONT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.1x) compared to the IN Construction industry average (9x).
PE vs Market: AHLUCONT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.1x) compared to the Indian market (13.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AHLUCONT is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AHLUCONT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the IN Construction industry average (0.5x).
How is Ahluwalia Contracts (India) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AHLUCONT's forecast earnings growth (43.4% per year) is above the savings rate (7.2%).
Earnings vs Market: AHLUCONT's earnings (43.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (23.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AHLUCONT's revenue (17.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (10.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AHLUCONT's revenue (17.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AHLUCONT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18%).
How has Ahluwalia Contracts (India) performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AHLUCONT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AHLUCONT's current net profit margins (3.4%) are lower than last year (6.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AHLUCONT's earnings have grown by 3.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: AHLUCONT's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AHLUCONT had negative earnings growth (-45%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (-4.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AHLUCONT's Return on Equity (8%) is considered low.
How is Ahluwalia Contracts (India)'s financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AHLUCONT's short term assets (₹12.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹8.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: AHLUCONT's short term assets (₹12.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹1.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AHLUCONT's debt to equity ratio (5.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: AHLUCONT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 51.2% to 5.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AHLUCONT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (233%).
Interest Coverage: AHLUCONT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.5x coverage).
What is Ahluwalia Contracts (India) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AHLUCONT's dividend (0.14%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.63%).
High Dividend: AHLUCONT's dividend (0.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.63%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AHLUCONT is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: AHLUCONT is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: AHLUCONT is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AHLUCONT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Bikramjit Ahluwalia (81 yo)
Mr. Bikramjit Ahluwalia is a Founder and serves as the Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Managing Director at Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Limited. Mr. Ahluwalia served as the Cha ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bikramjit's total compensation ($USD167.95K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD317.82K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bikramjit's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Founder||no data||₹12.60m||16.39% |
|Deputy MD & Whole Time Director||26.42yrs||₹16.80m||8.26% |
|Whole Time Director||2.33yrs||₹6.00m||0.050% |
|Senior VP of Projects & Whole Time Director||1yr||no data||no data|
|Lead Independent Director||no data||₹320.00k||no data|
|Non Executive & Independent Director||10.42yrs||₹320.00k||no data|
|Independent Non Executive Director||5.42yrs||₹320.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: AHLUCONT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Limited
- Ticker: AHLUCONT
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1965
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: ₹14.871b
- Shares outstanding: 66.99m
- Website: https://www.acilnet.com
Number of Employees
- Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Limited
- Plot No. A-177
- Okhla Industrial Area
- New Delhi
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|532811||BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Feb 2007|
|AHLUCONT||NSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Feb 2007|
Ahluwalia Contracts (India) Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a construction company in India. The company operates through Construction Contract, Lease Rental, and Others segments. Its ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/09 12:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/07 00:00|
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