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Executive Summary

Bajaj Finance Limited operates as a non-banking financial company in India.


Snowflake Analysis

High growth potential average dividend payer.


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Share Price & News

How has Bajaj Finance's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 500034's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.3%

500034

-3.0%

IN Consumer Finance

1.8%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-45.0%

500034

-42.0%

IN Consumer Finance

-23.7%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: 500034 underperformed the Indian Consumer Finance industry which returned -42% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 500034 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -23.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

500034IndustryMarket
7 Day-2.3%-3.0%1.8%
30 Day-4.1%-5.5%-0.5%
90 Day-60.7%-54.5%-22.2%
1 Year-44.8%-45.0%-41.6%-42.0%-22.2%-23.7%
3 Year46.2%45.0%1.2%-1.1%-12.1%-16.8%
5 Year340.2%333.5%82.3%74.2%4.5%-5.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Bajaj Finance undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

21.12x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 500034 (₹1895.95) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹491.79)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 500034 is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 500034 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.1x) compared to the Consumer Finance industry average (9.7x).

PE vs Market: 500034 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.1x) compared to the Indian market (9.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 500034 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 500034 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.5x) compared to the IN Consumer Finance industry average (0.5x).


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Future Growth

How is Bajaj Finance forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?

20.5%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 500034's forecast earnings growth (20.5% per year) is above the savings rate (7.2%).

Earnings vs Market: 500034's earnings (20.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (16.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: 500034's revenue (13% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (7.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 500034's revenue (13% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 500034's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (21.4%)


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Past Performance

How has Bajaj Finance performed over the past 5 years?

28.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 500034 has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 500034's current net profit margins (31.1%) are lower than last year (33.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 500034's earnings have grown significantly by 28.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 500034's earnings growth over the past year (31.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (28.3% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 500034 earnings growth over the past year (31.6%) exceeded the Consumer Finance industry 15.6%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 500034's Return on Equity (16.3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Bajaj Finance's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 500034's short term assets (₹1,445.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹231.9B).

Long Term Liabilities: 500034's short term assets (₹1,445.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹1,088.7B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 500034's debt to equity ratio (337.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 500034's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 554.9% to 337.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 500034's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 500034's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Bajaj Finance's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.53%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 500034's dividend (0.53%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.86%).

High Dividend: 500034's dividend (0.53%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (3.7%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 500034's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 500034's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (11.1%), 500034's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: 500034's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (9.9% payout ratio).


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Management

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

2.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rajeev Jain (49yo)

12.08yrs

Tenure

₹212,637,012

Compensation

Mr. Rajeev A. Jain is the Managing Director at Bajaj Housing Finance Ltd. He has been the Director at Bajaj Housing Finance Ltd. since November 10, 2014. He has been Managing Director and Executive Directo ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rajeev's total compensation ($USD2.80M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD1.06M).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Rajeev Jain
MD & Executive Director12.08yrs₹212.64m0.0088% 99.9m
Sandeep Vijay Jain
Chief Financial Officer4.25yrs₹36.88m0.0063% 71.0m
Ramachandran Vijay
Company Secretary & Compliance Officer1.58yrs₹5.75mno data
Manish Jain
Business Head of Loan Against Security & Corporate Financeno datano data0.0024% 27.6m
Ashish Panchal
President of Rural1.33yrsno data0.0012% 13.3m
Deepak Bagati
President of Risk & Collections2.83yrsno data0.0037% 42.6m
Anup Saha
President of Consumer Business2.83yrsno data0.00017% 1.9m
Atul Jain
Chief Executive Officer of BHFLno datano data0.010% 117.8m
M. Muralidharan
Treasurerno datano data0.033% 371.9m
Rajeev Ray
Zonal Credit Manager of Commercial Lendingno datano datano data

2.8yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: 500034's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Rajeev Jain
MD & Executive Director12.08yrs₹212.64m0.0088% 99.9m
Omkar Goswami
Non-Executive Independent Director8yrs₹1.80mno data
Dipak Poddar
Non-Executive Independent Director33.17yrs₹1.50m0.0022% 25.6m
Doveton Jagannathrao Rao
Non-Executive Independent Director11.58yrs₹1.20mno data
Sanjivnayan Bajaj
Non-Executive Vice Chairman7.33yrs₹2.55m0.049% 554.9m
Rajivnayan Bajaj
Non-Executive Director26yrs₹1.05m0.029% 333.7m
Rahul Kumar Bajaj
Non Executive Chairmanno data₹1.35m0.0017% 19.0m
Madhur Kumar Bajaj
Non-Executive Director30yrs₹1.20m0.031% 352.6m
Ranjan Sanghi
Non-Executive Independent Director33.17yrs₹1.95mno data
Gita Piramal
Non-Executive Independent Director6.17yrs₹1.35mno data

11.6yrs

Average Tenure

66yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 500034's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: 500034 insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 3.9%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Bajaj Finance Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Bajaj Finance Limited
  • Ticker: 500034
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1987
  • Industry: Consumer Finance
  • Sector: Diversified Financials
  • Market Cap: ₹1.137t
  • Shares outstanding: 599.54m
  • Website: https://www.bajajfinserv.in

Number of Employees


Location

  • Bajaj Finance Limited
  • Bajaj Finserv Corporate Office
  • 4th Floor
  • Pune
  • Maharashtra
  • 411 014
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
500034BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRJun 2000
BAJFINANCENSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRJun 2000

Biography

Bajaj Finance Limited operates as a non-banking financial company in India. It offers personal loans, business loans, home loans, loans for doctors, loans against fixed deposit, pre-owned vehicle finance, loans against property, loans to chartered accountants. The company also invests in fixed deposits and mutual funds; and offers credit cards, insurance, and value added services. The company was formerly known as Bajaj Auto Finance Limited and changed its name to Bajaj Finance Limited in September 2010. The company was incorporated in 1987 and is based in Pune, India. Bajaj Finance Limited is a subsidiary of Bajaj Finserv Limited. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/05/25 12:51
End of Day Share Price2020/05/22 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
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.