Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Cat Technologies is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Cat Technologies has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Cat Technologies. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Cat Technologies's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Unable to compare the PB ratio to the industry average as no data exists.
When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Cat Technologies's regulatory filings and announcements.
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 Cat Technologies 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.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Software industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Cat Technologies's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Cat Technologies's earnings growth to the India market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Cat Technologies's revenue growth to the India market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Cat Technologies is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Cat Technologies is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Cat Technologies's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
In this section we usually analyse Cat Technologies's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Cat Technologies has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.
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A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
Cat Technologies's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Unable to compare short term assets to short term liabilities as Cat Technologies has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
Unable to establish if Cat Technologies's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets as Cat Technologies has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Cat Technologies's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
Unable to establish if Cat Technologies has a high level of physical assets or inventory without balance sheet data.
Unable to verify if debt is covered by short term assets as Cat Technologies has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
All data from Cat Technologies Company Filings, last reported 2 years ago.
BSE:531682 Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in INR Millions)
Cash & Short Term Investments
Unable to establish if Cat Technologies's level of debt is high without past debt data.
Unable to establish if Cat Technologies's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.
Unable to verify if debt is well covered by operating cash flow as Cat Technologies has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
Unable to confirm if the interest payments on Cat Technologies's debt are well covered by earnings due to lack of past financial data.
Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. Cat Technologies's cash and debt levels may be found in its annual reports archived here.
Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Cat Technologies's financial data was last updated here.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Jithesh Nair has been Chief Executive Officer and Vice President of CAT Technologies Limited January 2002. Mr. Nair is involved in the complete project lifecycle from Analysis to Implementation of IT applications. In his career Mr. Nair worked in India on onshore/offshore delivery models with Wipro, the Middle East and in the UK where he gained solid experience of working on business critical systems with EDS. Mr. Nair has good interpersonal and cross cultural skills which quickly foster the establishment of productive relationships with customers. He served as Consultant of Quantum Plus Limited. He has energy, vibrancy and vigor through his proactive approach towards the organization. His exemplary behavior sets a unique example for the team and his successful forays include penetrating the European and US markets. He is responsible for developing and directing marketing efforts through promoting solutions with online and offline marketing materials, campaigns and events. He designs and implements technical infrastructure systems and architects technology solutions within the organization. He served as Director of CAT Technologies Limited. He is acquainted with how to convert innovations into actions within the organization.A graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree, Mr. Jithesh Nair also holds a Master of Computer Application. Mr. Nair earned MBA in Information Systems Management in 2004.
Insufficient data for Jithesh to compare compensation growth.
Insufficient data for Jithesh to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in India.
Chief Financial Officer
CEO & VP
Director of Information Technology
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Cat Technologies board of directors is about average.
Cat Technologies Limited provides outsourced software development services in India. The company offers software development services, including .Net, PHP, iPad/mobile Web, Web, SharePoint, ASP, Flash, Java, Delphi, VB, ColdFusion, DBMS, C/C++, WebSphere, Pocket PC, XML Web, Dot Net Nuke, Perl, ABAP, Informix, Visual Foxpro, Ruby on Rails, and game development services, as well as digital marketing services. It also provides infrastructure management services, such as server, network, application, database, consulting, and project management services; server, desktop, and application virtualization services; end user management comprising desktop, application packaging, and patch management services; and IT outsourcing and off shoring services that include technical support, service desk, and staff augmentation services. In addition, the company offers open source development services, which comprise customer relationship management applications IT staffing solutions; and 3D animation services. Cat Technologies Limited was incorporated in 1995 and is based in Hyderabad, India.
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