LT Foods Limited engages in the milling, processing, marketing, storage, packing, and distribution of branded and non-branded basmati rice, and rice food products in India. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has LT Foods's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DAAWAT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DAAWAT's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DAAWAT exceeded the Indian Food industry which returned 37.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DAAWAT exceeded the Indian Market which returned 72.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is LT Foods's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StThe LT Foods (NSE:DAAWAT) Share Price Is Up 195% And Shareholders Are Boasting About It
1 week ago | Simply Wall StLT Foods Limited (NSE:DAAWAT) Insiders Have Been Selling
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs LT Foods Limited (NSE:DAAWAT) Popular Amongst Insiders?
Is LT Foods undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DAAWAT (₹68.25) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹125.35)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DAAWAT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DAAWAT is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the IN Food industry average (16.2x).
PE vs Market: DAAWAT is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the Indian market (18.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DAAWAT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DAAWAT's PB Ratio (1.3x) is in line with the IN Food industry average.
How is LT Foods forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DAAWAT's forecast earnings growth (5.9% per year) is below the savings rate (7%).
Earnings vs Market: DAAWAT's earnings (5.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (24.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DAAWAT's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DAAWAT's revenue (8.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (14.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DAAWAT's revenue (8.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if DAAWAT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has LT Foods performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DAAWAT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DAAWAT's current net profit margins (5.8%) are higher than last year (3.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DAAWAT's earnings have grown significantly by 22% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DAAWAT's earnings growth over the past year (80.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (22% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DAAWAT earnings growth over the past year (80.4%) exceeded the Food industry 19.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DAAWAT's Return on Equity (16.3%) is considered low.
How is LT Foods's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DAAWAT's short term assets (₹24.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹13.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: DAAWAT's short term assets (₹24.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹4.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DAAWAT's debt to equity ratio (65%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: DAAWAT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 223.3% to 65% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DAAWAT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (34.1%).
Interest Coverage: DAAWAT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.4x coverage).
What is LT Foods's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DAAWAT's dividend (1.47%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.42%).
High Dividend: DAAWAT's dividend (1.47%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.81%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: DAAWAT's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: DAAWAT's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (11.8%), DAAWAT's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ashwani Arora (51 yo)
Mr. Ashwani Kumar Arora has been the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of LT Foods Limited since April 01, 2012 and May 27, 2016 respectively and serves as its Managing Director. Mr. Aror...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ashwani's total compensation ($USD282.56K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD257.22K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ashwani's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DAAWAT's management team is seasoned and experienced (9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: DAAWAT's board of directors are considered experienced (7.8 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
LT Foods Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: LT Foods Limited
- Ticker: DAAWAT
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1990
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: ₹21.829b
- Shares outstanding: 319.84m
- Website: https://www.ltgroup.in
Number of Employees
- LT Foods Limited
- MVL-I Park
- 4th Floor
LT Foods Limited engages in the milling, processing, marketing, storage, packing, and distribution of branded and non-branded basmati rice, and rice food products in India. The company provides basmati and...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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