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Ludlow Jute & Specialities BSE:526179 Stock Report

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03 Jul, 2022


Company Financials
526179 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health4/6

526179 Stock Overview

Ludlow Jute & Specialities Limited manufactures and sells jute goods primarily in India.

Ludlow Jute & Specialities Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Ludlow Jute & Specialities
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹83.55
52 Week High₹118.00
52 Week Low₹73.65
1 Month Change2.70%
3 Month Change-7.83%
1 Year Change-2.96%
3 Year Change43.56%
5 Year Change-7.48%
Change since IPO486.32%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

526179IN LuxuryIN Market

Return vs Industry: 526179 underperformed the Indian Luxury industry which returned 12.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 526179 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -0.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 526179's price volatile compared to industry and market?
526179 volatility
526179 Average Weekly Movement4.4%
Luxury Industry Average Movement7.6%
Market Average Movement6.8%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.8%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market4.4%

Stable Share Price: 526179 is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 526179's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1979716Tonmoy Bera

Ludlow Jute & Specialities Limited manufactures and sells jute goods primarily in India. The company offers jute yarns, geotextiles, hessian bags, tape/webbing products, sacking bags, hessian cloths, and felt/non-woven products; jute and cotton bags; and lifestyle products, as well as shopping bags, jute and blended knitted fabrics, and bleached and dyed jute fabrics. It also exports its products.

Ludlow Jute & Specialities Fundamentals Summary

How do Ludlow Jute & Specialities's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
526179 fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹900.09m
Earnings (TTM)₹116.70m
Revenue (TTM)₹5.74b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
526179 income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₹3.64b
Gross Profit₹2.10b
Other Expenses₹1.98b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)10.83
Gross Margin36.61%
Net Profit Margin2.03%
Debt/Equity Ratio55.1%

How did 526179 perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is 526179 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 526179?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

526179 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.3x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA6.3x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 526179's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

526179 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 526179 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average11x
500170 GTN Industries
540396 Manomay Tex India
GLOBE Globe Textiles (India)
521240 Sambandam Spinning Mills
526179 Ludlow Jute & Specialities

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 526179 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7.7x) compared to the peer average (11x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 526179's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the IN Luxury Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 526179 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7.7x) compared to the Indian Luxury industry average (12.5x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 526179's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

526179 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio7.7x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 526179's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 526179 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 526179 (₹83.55) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹15.62)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 526179 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 526179's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

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Future Growth

How is Ludlow Jute & Specialities forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Consumer Durables 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 Ludlow Jute & Specialities 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.

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Past Performance

How has Ludlow Jute & Specialities performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 526179 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 526179's current net profit margins (2%) are higher than last year (0.01%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 526179's earnings have grown significantly by 23.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 526179's earnings growth over the past year (37789.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (23.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 526179 earnings growth over the past year (37789.6%) exceeded the Luxury industry 83.8%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: 526179's Return on Equity (6.6%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Ludlow Jute & Specialities's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 526179's short term assets (₹1.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹1.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: 526179's short term assets (₹1.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹213.7M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 526179's net debt to equity ratio (54.1%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 526179's debt to equity ratio has increased from 28.4% to 55.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 526179's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23.6%).

Interest Coverage: 526179's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.3x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Ludlow Jute & Specialities's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 3/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 526179's dividend (2.39%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.42%).

High Dividend: 526179's dividend (2.39%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.86%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 526179's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 526179's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18.5%), 526179's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (37.3%), 526179's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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


Average board tenure


Tonmoy Bera





Mr. Tonmoy Bera serves as Managing Director and Director of Ludlow Jute & Specialities Limited since February 01, 2019. His Core Skills / Expertise / Competence: Marketing, Risk Management and Manufacturi...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Tonmoy's total compensation ($USD90.58K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD37.97K).

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

Board Members

Experienced Board: 526179's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.7 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Ludlow Jute & Specialities Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Ludlow Jute & Specialities Limited
  • Ticker: 526179
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1979
  • Industry: Textiles
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Implied Market Cap: ₹900.094m
  • Shares outstanding: 10.77m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Ludlow Jute & Specialities Limited
  • KCI Plaza
  • 4th Floor
  • Kolkata
  • West Bengal
  • 700019
  • India


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/07/03 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/07/01 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/03/31

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.