Best Eastern Hotels Limited owns and operates hotel and resort in India.
Worrying balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Best Eastern Hotels's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 508664 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 508664 underperformed the Indian Hospitality industry which returned -51.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 508664 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -30.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Best Eastern Hotels's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Best Eastern Hotels 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: 508664 (₹6.42) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹5.31)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 508664 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 508664 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Hospitality industry average.
PE vs Market: 508664 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 508664's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 508664 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the IN Hospitality industry average (0.7x).
How is Best Eastern Hotels forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer 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 Best Eastern Hotels 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of 508664’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Best Eastern Hotels competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Consumer Services industry.
How has Best Eastern Hotels performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 508664 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 508664 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 508664 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -9.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 508664's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 508664 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Hospitality industry (27.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 508664 has a negative Return on Equity (-7.12%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Best Eastern Hotels's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 508664's short term assets (₹4.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (₹18.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: 508664's short term assets (₹4.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (₹17.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 508664's debt to equity ratio (66.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 508664's debt to equity ratio has increased from 46.6% to 66.8% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: 508664 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: 508664's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.2x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: 508664 has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: 508664 has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is Best Eastern Hotels's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 508664's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 508664's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 508664's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 508664's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: 508664 is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 508664's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Vinaychand Kothari (71yo)
Mr. Vinaychand Yadavsingh Kothari serves as the Chairman and Managing Director at Best Eastern Hotels Ltd. and has been its Director since October 31, 1998.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Vinaychand's total compensation ($USD33.64K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD48.16K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Vinaychand's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chairman & MD||no data||₹2.54m||51.02% ₹55.2m|
|CFO, Joint MD & Director||21yrs||₹2.08m||13% ₹14.1m|
|Independent Director||16.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||19.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||19.42yrs||no data||0.11% ₹122.0k|
|Non-Executive Woman Director||5yrs||no data||3.56% ₹3.9m|
Experienced Board: 508664's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 19.4 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Best Eastern Hotels Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Best Eastern Hotels Limited
- Ticker: 508664
- Exchange: BSE
- Founded: 1943
- Industry: Hotels, Resorts and Cruise Lines
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: ₹108.177m
- Shares outstanding: 16.85m
- Website: https://www.ushaascot.com
- Best Eastern Hotels Limited
- 401, Chartered House
- 293/299, Dr. C.H. Street
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|508664||BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||May 2007|
Best Eastern Hotels Limited owns and operates hotel and resort in India. The company operates the Usha Ascot, a resort located at Matheran. Its facilities include restaurant, bar, health club, discotheque, indoor-outdoor recreation, conference facilities, banquet halls, and other facilities. The company was incorporated in 1943 and is based in Mumbai, India.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/31 13:47|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/31 00:00|
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.