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Great Eastern Shipping

Executive Summary

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the shipping and offshore businesses in India and internationally.


Snowflake Analysis

Established dividend payer and good value.

Share Price & News

How has Great Eastern Shipping's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 500620 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.8%

500620

1.1%

IN Oil and Gas

1.3%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-20.7%

500620

5.8%

IN Oil and Gas

-8.7%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: 500620 underperformed the Indian Oil and Gas industry which returned 5.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 500620 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -8.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

500620IndustryMarket
7 Day-2.8%1.1%1.3%
30 Day-7.3%9.8%6.6%
90 Day6.7%47.3%30.2%
1 Year-15.8%-20.7%10.3%5.8%-7.0%-8.7%
3 Year-43.2%-48.6%42.4%27.3%1.7%-3.0%
5 Year-26.6%-38.3%80.2%47.6%27.6%17.9%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Great Eastern Shipping's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Great Eastern Shipping 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: 500620 (₹212.7) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹787.76)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 500620 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 500620 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.3x) compared to the Oil and Gas industry average (14.4x).

PE vs Market: 500620 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.3x) compared to the Indian market (12.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 500620 is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 500620 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the IN Oil and Gas industry average (1x).


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Future Growth

How is Great Eastern Shipping forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

44.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 500620's forecast earnings growth (44.3% per year) is above the savings rate (7.2%).

Earnings vs Market: 500620's earnings (44.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (18.8% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: 500620's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (7.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 500620's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 500620's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.5%).


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Past Performance

How has Great Eastern Shipping performed over the past 5 years?

-42.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 500620 has a large one-off gain of ₹480.7M impacting its March 31 2010 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: 500620 became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 500620's earnings have declined by -42% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 500620 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 500620 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-12.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 500620's Return on Equity (3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Great Eastern Shipping's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 500620's short term assets (₹43.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹12.4B).

Long Term Liabilities: 500620's short term assets (₹43.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities (₹57.9B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 500620's debt to equity ratio (70.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 500620's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 88% to 70.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 500620's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (30.9%).

Interest Coverage: 500620's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.8x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Great Eastern Shipping current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.81%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 500620's dividend (3.81%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.69%).

High Dividend: 500620's dividend (3.81%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.84%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 500620's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 500620's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (58.1%), 500620's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: 500620's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (25.7% payout ratio).


Next Steps

  • Explore strong dividend paying companies in the Energy industry.

Management

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

14.1yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Bharat Sheth (62yo)

21.5yrs

Tenure

₹84,215,513

Compensation

Mr. Bharat Kanaiyalal Sheth has been the Managing Director of The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited since April 1, 1999. Mr. Sheth has expertise in specific functional areas include management and mar ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Bharat's total compensation ($USD1.13M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD365.08K).

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


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Bharat Sheth
MD & Deputy Chairman21.5yrs₹84.22m11.36% 3.6b
G. Shivakumar
CFO & Executive Director5.67yrs₹21.61m0.000040% 12.5k
Tapas Icot
President of Shipping & Executive Director5.92yrs₹21.89m0.0011% 340.7k
Shankar Archarya
Additional Independent Director5.42yrs₹600.00kno data
Vineet Nayyar
Non-Executive Independent Director16.33yrs₹500.00k0.016% 4.9m
Kanaiyalal Sheth
Non-Executive Chairman28.5yrs₹500.00k0.19% 59.2m
Berjis Desai
Non-Independent Non-Executive Director13.75yrs₹1.50m0.00054% 168.8k
Cyrus Guzder
Non-Executive Independent Director17.33yrs₹1.70m0.00067% 209.4k
Ravi Sheth
Non-Executive Director14.5yrsno data10.82% 3.4b
Rita Bhagwati
Additional Independent Director5.67yrs₹1.10mno data

14.1yrs

Average Tenure

64yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 500620's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: 500620 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

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited
  • Ticker: 500620
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1948
  • Industry: Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: ₹31.260b
  • Shares outstanding: 146.97m
  • Website: https://www.greatship.com

Location

  • The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited
  • Ocean House
  • 134/A, Dr. Annie Besant Road
  • Mumbai
  • Maharashtra
  • 400018
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
500620BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRJan 1991
GESHIPNSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRJan 1991

Biography

The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the shipping and offshore businesses in India and internationally. The company is involved in the transportation of goods through dry bulk carriers and tankers. As of August 28, 2019, it operated through a fleet of 47 ships aggregating 3.85 Mn dwt. The company also offers offshore oilfield services. It serves various industries, oil companies, and governments. The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited was incorporated in 1948 and is based in Mumbai, India. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/05 12:38
End of Day Share Price2020/07/03 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.