VST Industries Limited engages in manufacturing and marketing of cigarettes primarily in India. More Details
Flawless balance sheet established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has VST Industries's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VSTIND is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.
Volatility Over Time: VSTIND's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: VSTIND exceeded the Indian Tobacco industry which returned 3.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VSTIND underperformed the Indian Market which returned 53% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is VST Industries's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIs It Worth Considering VST Industries Limited (NSE:VSTIND) For Its Upcoming Dividend?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StVST Industries (NSE:VSTIND) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At ₹114
3 months ago | Simply Wall StMany Would Be Envious Of VST Industries' (NSE:VSTIND) Excellent Returns On Capital
Is VST Industries undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: VSTIND (₹3507.4) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹2784.54)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VSTIND is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VSTIND is poor value based on its PE Ratio (17.4x) compared to the Asian Tobacco industry average (16.5x).
PE vs Market: VSTIND is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.4x) compared to the Indian market (23.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate VSTIND's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VSTIND is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.8x) compared to the IN Tobacco industry average (2.2x).
How is VST Industries forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco 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 VST Industries 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.
How has VST Industries performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VSTIND has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: VSTIND's current net profit margins (28%) are higher than last year (24.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VSTIND's earnings have grown by 16.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: VSTIND's earnings growth over the past year (2.2%) is below its 5-year average (16.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: VSTIND earnings growth over the past year (2.2%) underperformed the Tobacco industry 2.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: VSTIND's Return on Equity (33%) is considered high.
How is VST Industries's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VSTIND's short term assets (₹12.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹5.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: VSTIND's short term assets (₹12.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹220.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VSTIND is debt free.
Reducing Debt: VSTIND has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VSTIND has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: VSTIND has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is VST Industries's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: VSTIND's dividend (3.25%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.36%).
High Dividend: VSTIND's dividend (3.25%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.44%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: VSTIND's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: VSTIND's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (56.6%), VSTIND's dividend payments are 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
Aditya Gooptu (49 yo)
Mr. Aditya Deb Gooptu serves as Director, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer at VST Industries Limited since December 1, 2020. He has spent over 17 years (2003-2020) in Godfrey Phillips India in...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Aditya's total compensation ($USD358.88K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD387.57K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Aditya's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: VSTIND's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: VSTIND's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
VST Industries Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: VST Industries Limited
- Ticker: VSTIND
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1930
- Industry: Tobacco
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: ₹54.095b
- Shares outstanding: 15.44m
- Website: https://www.vsthyd.com
Number of Employees
- VST Industries Limited
- 1-7-1063/1065, Azamabad
VST Industries Limited engages in manufacturing and marketing of cigarettes primarily in India. It also trades in unmanufactured tobacco. The company was formerly known as Vazir Sultan Tobacco Company Limi...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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