Ashok Leyland Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells commercial vehicles in India and internationally. More Details
Worrying balance sheet not a dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Ashok Leyland's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ASHOKLEY is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ASHOKLEY's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ASHOKLEY exceeded the Indian Machinery industry which returned 89.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ASHOKLEY exceeded the Indian Market which returned 68.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ashok Leyland's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Ashok Leyland undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ASHOKLEY (₹113.45) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹38.49)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ASHOKLEY is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ASHOKLEY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Indian Machinery industry average.
PE vs Market: ASHOKLEY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Indian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ASHOKLEY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ASHOKLEY is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.6x) compared to the IN Machinery industry average (1.4x).
How is Ashok Leyland forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Ashok Leyland has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Ashok Leyland performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ASHOKLEY is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ASHOKLEY is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ASHOKLEY is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 32.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ASHOKLEY's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ASHOKLEY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (-4.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ASHOKLEY has a negative Return on Equity (-4.62%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Ashok Leyland's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ASHOKLEY's short term assets (₹146.2B) do not cover its short term liabilities (₹149.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: ASHOKLEY's short term assets (₹146.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹142.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ASHOKLEY's debt to equity ratio (289.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ASHOKLEY's debt to equity ratio has increased from 197.5% to 289.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ASHOKLEY's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (6.4%).
Interest Coverage: ASHOKLEY is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Ashok Leyland current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ASHOKLEY's dividend (0.44%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.4%).
High Dividend: ASHOKLEY's dividend (0.44%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.68%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ASHOKLEY's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ASHOKLEY's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as ASHOKLEY has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
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CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Vipin's total compensation ($USD709.41K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD650.85K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Vipin's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: ASHOKLEY's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ASHOKLEY's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Ashok Leyland Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ashok Leyland Limited
- Ticker: ASHOKLEY
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1948
- Industry: Construction Machinery and Heavy Trucks
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: ₹333.036b
- Shares outstanding: 2.94b
- Website: https://www.ashokleyland.com
Number of Employees
- Ashok Leyland Limited
- No.1, Sardar Patel Road
- Tamil Nadu
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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