Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited provides engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services to solar power projects. More Details
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Adequate balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Sterling and Wilson Solar's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SWSOLAR is more volatile than 90% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SWSOLAR's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Indian stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SWSOLAR exceeded the Indian Construction industry which returned 72.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SWSOLAR exceeded the Indian Market which returned 66.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sterling and Wilson Solar's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 days ago | Simply Wall StShareholders Are Thrilled That The Sterling and Wilson Solar (NSE:SWSOLAR) Share Price Increased 153%
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Chairman of Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited (NSE:SWSOLAR), Khurshed Daruvala, Just Sold 34% Of Their Holding
1 month ago | Simply Wall StCalculating The Intrinsic Value Of Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited (NSE:SWSOLAR)
Is Sterling and Wilson Solar 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: SWSOLAR (₹269.75) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹401.84)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SWSOLAR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SWSOLAR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.3x) compared to the Indian Construction industry average (18.4x).
PE vs Market: SWSOLAR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.3x) compared to the Indian market (19.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SWSOLAR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SWSOLAR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.1x) compared to the IN Construction industry average (0.8x).
How is Sterling and Wilson Solar 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 Sterling and Wilson Solar 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 Sterling and Wilson Solar performed over the past 5 years?
Last years earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SWSOLAR has a large one-off gain of ₹441.1M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SWSOLAR's current net profit margins (3.4%) are lower than last year (8.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if SWSOLAR's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SWSOLAR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SWSOLAR had negative earnings growth (-58.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (-28%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SWSOLAR's Return on Equity (17.6%) is considered low.
How is Sterling and Wilson Solar's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SWSOLAR's short term assets (₹41.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹32.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: SWSOLAR's short term assets (₹41.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹215.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SWSOLAR's debt to equity ratio (90.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if SWSOLAR's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SWSOLAR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (43.9%).
Interest Coverage: SWSOLAR earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Sterling and Wilson Solar current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SWSOLAR's dividend (2.22%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.41%).
High Dividend: SWSOLAR's dividend (2.22%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.71%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, SWSOLAR has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SWSOLAR has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as SWSOLAR 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
Sterling and Wilson Solar has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Experienced Management: SWSOLAR's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SWSOLAR's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SWSOLAR insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited
- Ticker: SWSOLAR
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 2011
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: ₹43.257b
- Shares outstanding: 160.36m
- Website: https://www.sterlingandwilson.com
Number of Employees
- Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited
- Universal Majestic
- 9th Floor
Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited provides engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services to solar power projects. Its EPC services primarily include the design and engineering functions, procur...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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