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Executive Summary

Walchand PeopleFirst Limited provides consulting and training services to individuals and employees of corporates in India. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with poor track record.

Share Price & News

How has Walchand PeopleFirst's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 501370 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

5.0%

501370

9.3%

IN Professional Services

1.3%

IN Market


1 Year Return

11.8%

501370

-5.7%

IN Professional Services

4.3%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: 501370 exceeded the Indian Professional Services industry which returned -1.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 501370 exceeded the Indian Market which returned 9.5% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

501370IndustryMarket
7 Day5.0%9.3%1.3%
30 Day3.6%6.4%1.8%
90 Day8.8%22.7%13.8%
1 Year11.8%11.8%-3.9%-5.7%6.3%4.3%
3 Year-51.0%-51.0%-30.2%-30.2%4.4%-0.5%
5 Year-20.7%-21.4%-43.1%-43.3%46.0%35.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Walchand PeopleFirst's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Walchand PeopleFirst undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

19.66x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 501370 (₹60.7) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹25.5)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 501370 is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 501370 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.7x) compared to the IN Professional Services industry average (14.5x).

PE vs Market: 501370 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.7x) compared to the Indian market (16.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 501370's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 501370's PB Ratio (1x) is in line with the IN Professional Services industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Walchand PeopleFirst forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

23.4%

Forecasted Commercial Services 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 Walchand PeopleFirst 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.


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Past Performance

How has Walchand PeopleFirst performed over the past 5 years?

-22.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 501370 has a large one-off gain of ₹2.6M impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: 501370 became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 501370's earnings have declined by 22.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 501370 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 501370 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (17.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 501370's Return on Equity (5.1%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Walchand PeopleFirst's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 501370's short term assets (₹147.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹50.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: 501370's short term assets (₹147.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹22.2M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 501370 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 501370 had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: 501370 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 501370 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Walchand PeopleFirst current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 501370's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 501370's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 501370's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 501370's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 501370 is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 501370's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

10.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Pallavi Jha (55 yo)

20.83yrs

Tenure

₹10,162,000

Compensation

Ms. Pallavi Sanjay Jha serves as the Chairperson at Walchand Peoplefirst Limited and has been its Managing Director since November 1999 and has been its Chief Executive Officer. Ms. Jha has a varied backgr ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Pallavi's total compensation ($USD138.18K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD48.91K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Pallavi's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Pallavi Jha
CEO, MD & Chairperson20.83yrs₹10.16m2.16%
₹ 3.8m
Shruthi Patni
CFO & Operations Head10.67yrs₹5.08mno data
Kajal Sudani
Company Secretary & Compliance Officer1.58yrs₹700.00kno data
Sanjay Jha
Whole-Time Director13.17yrs₹9.51mno data
Seth Hirachand
no datano datano data
Sai Viswanathan
Head of Business Development - Westno datano datano data
Meghdoot Bose
Head of Business Development - Southno datano datano data

10.7yrs

Average Tenure

43yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 501370's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Pallavi Jha
CEO, MD & Chairperson20.83yrs₹10.16m2.16%
₹ 3.8m
Sanjay Jha
Whole-Time Director13.17yrs₹9.51mno data
Uday Phadke
Independent Director2.33yrs₹145.00kno data
Holebasavanahalli Shrinivas
Independent Director1.92yrs₹85.00kno data
Jehangir Ardeshir
Independent Director1.58yrs₹145.00kno data

2.1yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 501370's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Walchand PeopleFirst Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Walchand PeopleFirst Limited
  • Ticker: 501370
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1920
  • Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Market Cap: ₹176.266m
  • Shares outstanding: 2.90m
  • Website: https://www.walchandpeoplefirst.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Walchand PeopleFirst Limited
  • Construction House
  • 1st Floor
  • Mumbai
  • Maharashtra
  • 400001
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
501370BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRJan 2002

Biography

Walchand PeopleFirst Limited provides consulting and training services to individuals and employees of corporates in India. It offers consulting and advisory services, which includes HR operations, organiz ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/18 19:35
End of Day Share Price2020/09/17 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.