BSE:532663

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Sasken Technologies

Executive Summary

Sasken Technologies Limited provides product engineering and digital transformation services worldwide.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet established dividend payer.

Share Price & News

How has Sasken Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 532663's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

12.4%

532663

-3.8%

IN Software

-2.9%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-37.7%

532663

-51.4%

IN Software

-29.3%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: 532663 exceeded the Indian Software industry which returned -51.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 532663 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -29.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

532663IndustryMarket
7 Day12.4%-3.8%-2.9%
30 Day-26.0%-35.8%-23.7%
90 Day-30.2%-38.1%-28.6%
1 Year-29.7%-37.7%-50.5%-51.4%-27.9%-29.3%
3 Year20.6%3.9%-48.6%-53.1%-15.4%-20.0%
5 Year146.6%90.0%-39.1%-48.0%-3.3%-8.3%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Sasken Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.8%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 532663 (₹399.75) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹407.17)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 532663 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 532663 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.9x) compared to the Software industry average (7x).

PE vs Market: 532663 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.9x) compared to the Indian market (9.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 532663 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 532663 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the IN Software industry average (0.6x).


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Future Growth

How is Sasken Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

1.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 532663's forecast earnings growth (1.6% per year) is below the savings rate (6.5%).

Earnings vs Market: 532663's earnings (1.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (19.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 532663's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: 532663's revenue (7.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (8.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 532663's revenue (7.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 532663's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15%).


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Past Performance

How has Sasken Technologies performed over the past 5 years?

-8.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 532663 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 532663's current net profit margins (18.8%) are higher than last year (17.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 532663's earnings have declined by -8.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 532663's earnings growth over the past year (8.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (-8.6% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 532663 earnings growth over the past year (8.9%) exceeded the Software industry -4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 532663's Return on Equity (13.4%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Sasken Technologies's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 532663's short term assets (₹3.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹1.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: 532663's short term assets (₹3.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹142.3M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 532663 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 532663 has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 0%.

Debt Coverage: 532663 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 532663 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: 532663 has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if 532663's debt is covered by short term assets.


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Dividend

What is Sasken Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

5.63%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 532663's dividend (5.63%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.95%).

High Dividend: 532663's dividend (5.63%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (4.16%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 532663's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 532663's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.9%), 532663's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: 532663's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (34.9% payout ratio).


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Management

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

3.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rajiv Mody (61yo)

no data

Tenure

₹17,000,000

Compensation

Mr. Rajiv Chandrakant Mody co-founded Sasken Technologies Limited (formerly, Sasken Communication Technologies Ltd.) in 1989 and serves as its Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director. Mr. M ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rajiv's total compensation ($USD225.54K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD48.15K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Rajiv Mody
Co-Founderno data₹17.00m9.1% 622.2m
Jyotindra Mody
Co-Founderno data₹20.00k3.83% 262.0m
Neeta Revankar
CFO & Whole-Time Director9.92yrs₹13.00m0.41% 27.8m
- Priyaranjan
VP & Head of Business Operationsno datano datano data
Srinivas Prasad
Associate VP7.58yrs₹3.34m0.015% 1.0m
Ashwin Ramachandra
Head of Engineering Research & Development Services and VP3.33yrsno datano data
Krishna Kumar
Head of Global Delivery & VP3.5yrsno datano data
Arif Khan
Senior VP & Head of Staffing2.17yrsno datano data
Satish Burli
VP & Head of Product Engineering Services0.25yrno datano data
P. Poonacha
Vice President of Technologyno datano datano data

3.3yrs

Average Tenure

47.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 532663's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Rajiv Mody
Co-Founderno data₹17.00m9.1% 622.2m
Neeta Revankar
CFO & Whole-Time Director9.92yrs₹13.00m0.41% 27.8m
Bharat Patel
Independent Director10.67yrs₹1.42m0.030% 2.1m
Sanjay Shah
Independent Director14.75yrs₹900.00k0.020% 1.4m
Gangadharan Venkatesh
Non-Executive Director15.17yrs₹1.14m0.85% 58.4m
Pranabh Mody
Non-Executive Director28.67yrs₹140.00k1.68% 114.8m
Sunirmal Talukdar
Independent Director3.67yrs₹1.98mno data
Madhu Khatri
Additional Woman Independent Directorno datano datano data

12.7yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 532663's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: 532663 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

Sasken Technologies Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Sasken Technologies Limited
  • Ticker: 532663
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1989
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: ₹6.840b
  • Shares outstanding: 17.11m
  • Website: https://www.sasken.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Sasken Technologies Limited
  • 139/25, Ring Road
  • Domlur
  • Bengaluru
  • Karnataka
  • 560071
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
532663BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRSep 2005
SASKENNSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRSep 2005

Biography

Sasken Technologies Limited provides product engineering and digital transformation services worldwide. Its services include test automation, consultancy, test specifications, product testing, and application testing; and platform development and sustenance, mobility, data analytics, Internet of Things, and blockchain services to digital solutions. The company offers IC and hardware designs, platform and application software, modem chipset development, and verification and validation services for semiconductor industry; hardware design and development, embedded software development, application development, android security management and services, and device and platform testing solutions for smart devices and wearables; and connected infotainment, autonomous, ADAS, V2X, telematics, mobility, analytics, and cloud services for automotive industry. It also provides hardware design and development, middleware development, bearers/protocol stack porting, optimization, mobile computing accessories development, android security management services, device and platform testing, and mobility solutions for enterprise grade devices; heavy machinery and plant automation, industrial products, smart building and home automation services, and industry 4.0 solutions for industrial automation and control services; and terminal design and development, embedded software development, access network enhancement, maintenance, IP, and application development solutions for satellite communication industry. In addition, it offers services for transportation industry. The company has a strategic technology partnership with Cohda Wireless to enhance the adoption of vehicle-to-anything in the connected vehicles space. The company was formerly known as Sasken Communication Technologies Limited and changed its name to Sasken Technologies Limited in February 2017. Sasken Technologies Limited was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Bengaluru, India. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/03/30 12:59
End of Day Share Price2020/03/27 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/03/31


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.