NSEI:AHLWEST

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Executive Summary

Asian Hotels (West) Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the hotel business in India. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Overvalued with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Asian Hotels (West)'s share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: AHLWEST is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: AHLWEST's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.9%

AHLWEST

8.1%

IN Hospitality

3.1%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-31.0%

AHLWEST

-4.9%

IN Hospitality

10.4%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: AHLWEST underperformed the Indian Hospitality industry which returned -4.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AHLWEST underperformed the Indian Market which returned 10.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AHLWESTIndustryMarket
7 Day0.9%8.1%3.1%
30 Day2.9%23.2%13.1%
90 Day-2.0%13.5%12.8%
1 Year-31.0%-31.0%-0.3%-4.9%12.4%10.4%
3 Year-7.7%-8.3%16.1%5.3%11.0%5.6%
5 Year122.1%118.0%45.9%29.6%62.4%50.2%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Asian Hotels (West)'s share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Asian Hotels (West) undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

7.8%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AHLWEST (₹251) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹272.27)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AHLWEST is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AHLWEST is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the IN Hospitality industry average.

PE vs Market: AHLWEST 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 AHLWEST's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AHLWEST is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.4x) compared to the IN Hospitality industry average (0.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Asian Hotels (West) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

83.2%

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 Asian Hotels (West) 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 Asian Hotels (West) performed over the past 5 years?

23.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AHLWEST is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: AHLWEST is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AHLWEST is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 23.4% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AHLWEST's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: AHLWEST is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Hospitality industry (-70.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AHLWEST has a negative Return on Equity (-162.97%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Asian Hotels (West)'s financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AHLWEST's short term assets (₹918.5M) do not cover its short term liabilities (₹1.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: AHLWEST's short term assets (₹918.5M) do not cover its long term liabilities (₹9.7B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AHLWEST's debt to equity ratio (1962.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: AHLWEST's debt to equity ratio has increased from 331.9% to 1962.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AHLWEST's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (12.8%).

Interest Coverage: AHLWEST is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Asian Hotels (West) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

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


Future Payout to Shareholders

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

4.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Sushil Gupta (76 yo)

no data

Tenure

₹26,455,000

Compensation

Mr. Sushil Kumar Gupta is Chairman and Managing Director at Asian Hotels (West) Limited. He served as Managing Director, West of Asian Hotels Limited until February 2010. Mr. Gupta is an Industrialist of r...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Sushil's total compensation ($USD358.75K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD49.32K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Sushil's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Sushil Gupta
Chairman & MDno data₹26.46m7.54%
₹ 214.7m
Rakesh Aggarwal
Chief Financial Officerno data₹6.75mno data
Vivek Jain
Compliance Officer & Company Secretary5.08yrs₹3.73mno data
Sudhir Gupta
Executive Whole Time Director13.67yrs₹16.88m1.84%
₹ 52.4m
Amit Gupta
Senior Vice President of Finance3.5yrs₹7.16mno data
Sandeep Gupta
Executive Whole Time Director13.67yrs₹19.71m6.42%
₹ 182.6m
Sonale Zagade
Director of Operations5.75yrsno datano data
Samir Agarwal
Chief Financial Officer of Aria Hotels and Consultancy Services Private Limited2.08yrsno datano data

4.3yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: AHLWEST's management team is considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Sushil Gupta
Chairman & MDno data₹26.46m7.54%
₹ 214.7m
Sudhir Gupta
Executive Whole Time Director13.67yrs₹16.88m1.84%
₹ 52.4m
Sandeep Gupta
Executive Whole Time Director13.67yrs₹19.71m6.42%
₹ 182.6m
Lalit Bhasin
Independent Non-Executive Director12yrs₹442.00kno data
Raj Bhargava
Independent Non-Executive Director12yrs₹602.00kno data
Tamali Gupta
Additional Independent Non-Executive Director0.083yrno datano data
Vinita Gupta
Non-Executive Non Independent Director1yr₹20.00k4.02%
₹ 114.6m
Arun Saxena
Additional Independent Non-Executive Director0.083yrno datano data
Saurabh Kirpal
Additional Non-Executive & Independent Director0.083yrno datano data

6.5yrs

Average Tenure

61yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: AHLWEST's board of directors are considered experienced (6.5 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: AHLWEST insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Asian Hotels (West) Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Asian Hotels (West) Limited
  • Ticker: AHLWEST
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 2007
  • Industry: Hotels, Resorts and Cruise Lines
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: ₹2.846b
  • Shares outstanding: 11.65m
  • Website: https://www.asianhotelswest.com

Location

  • Asian Hotels (West) Limited
  • Aria Towers, J.W. Marriott
  • 6th Floor
  • New Delhi
  • Delhi
  • 110037
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
533221BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRAug 2010
AHLWESTNSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRAug 2010

Biography

Asian Hotels (West) Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the hotel business in India. It owns and operates the Hotel Hyatt Regency in Mumbai; and the JW Marriott Hotel, a five-star deluxe ho...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/12/03 12:15
End of Day Share Price2020/12/03 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
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.