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Executive Summary

LWS Knitwear Limited produces and sells woolen and acrylic garments in India. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.

Share Price & News

How has LWS Knitwear's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 531402 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

531402

3.4%

IN Luxury

1.8%

IN Market


1 Year Return

n/a

531402

-3.0%

IN Luxury

9.5%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how 531402 performed against the Indian Luxury industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how 531402 performed against the Indian Market.


Shareholder returns

531402IndustryMarket
7 Day0%3.4%1.8%
30 Day9.7%3.9%2.2%
90 Dayn/a14.4%13.9%
1 Yearn/a-2.4%-3.0%11.6%9.5%
3 Year-67.5%-67.5%5.1%2.9%2.2%-2.7%
5 Year58.6%58.6%45.5%37.7%46.0%35.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is LWS Knitwear undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 531402 (₹2.03) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹44.96)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 531402 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 531402 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.2x) compared to the IN Luxury industry average (12.8x).

PE vs Market: 531402 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.2x) compared to the Indian market (16.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 531402's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 531402 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.1x) compared to the IN Luxury industry average (0.6x).


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Future Growth

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

44.3%

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 LWS Knitwear 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 LWS Knitwear performed over the past 5 years?

33.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 531402 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 531402's current net profit margins (0.6%) are lower than last year (1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 531402's earnings have grown significantly by 33.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 531402's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 531402 had negative earnings growth (-61.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Luxury industry average (-22%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 531402's Return on Equity (1.7%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is LWS Knitwear's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 531402's short term assets (₹153.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹123.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: 531402's short term assets (₹153.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹5.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 531402's debt to equity ratio (4.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 531402's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 35.5% to 4.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 531402's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (373.3%).

Interest Coverage: 531402's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is LWS Knitwear current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 531402's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 531402'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 531402's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 531402's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 531402'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?

6.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Girish Kapoor (63 yo)

9.08yrs

Tenure

₹240,000

Compensation

Mr. Girish Kapoor has been the Managing Director of LWS Knitwear Ltd. since August 31, 2011 and served as its Compliance Officer. He is Director at LWS Knitwear Ltd. since May 9,1989. Mr. Kapoor serves as ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Girish's total compensation ($USD3.27K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD49.00K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Girish Kapoor
MD & Director9.08yrs₹240.00k15.32%
₹ 1.6m
Arun Jaiswal
Chief Financial Officer6yrs₹120.00kno data
Cheshta Sharma
Company Secretary & Compliance Officer0.083yrno datano data

6.0yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: 531402's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Girish Kapoor
MD & Director9.08yrs₹240.00k15.32%
₹ 1.6m
Genus Magoo
Woman Director1.33yrs₹11.00kno data
Anju Bala
Non-Executive Independent Director1.33yrs₹10.00kno data
Jaskaran Ghuman
Non-Executive Independent Director1.33yrs₹10.00kno data

1.3yrs

Average Tenure

37yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 531402's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 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

LWS Knitwear Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: LWS Knitwear Limited
  • Ticker: 531402
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1989
  • Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: ₹10.269m
  • Shares outstanding: 5.06m
  • Website: https://www.lwsknitwear.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • LWS Knitwear Limited
  • G.T.Road (West)
  • Near Chand Cinema
  • Ludhiana
  • Punjab
  • 141008
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
531402BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRSep 2011

Biography

LWS Knitwear Limited produces and sells woolen and acrylic garments in India. The company offers woolen mufflers, trousers, track pants, sweatshirts, school and corporate uniform T-shirts, round neck T-shi ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/17 19:19
End of Day Share Price2020/09/08 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.