BSE:535719

Stock Analysis Report

Quest Softech (India)

Executive Summary

Quest Softech (India) Limited provides software and hardware consultancy, and allied services in India.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

How has Quest Softech (India)'s share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 535719 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

535719

-2.9%

IN IT

-3.5%

IN Market


1 Year Return

n/a

535719

2.7%

IN IT

5.2%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how 535719 performed against the Indian IT industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how 535719 performed against the Indian Market.


Shareholder returns

535719IndustryMarket
7 Day0%-2.9%-3.5%
30 Day0%-1.2%-3.9%
90 Day-9.9%5.1%-2.1%
1 Yearn/a5.4%2.7%7.2%5.2%
3 Year-10.7%-10.7%66.2%56.5%18.9%12.4%
5 Year-68.8%-68.8%50.3%36.4%29.4%17.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Quest Softech (India)'s share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Quest Softech (India) undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

5.27x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 535719's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 535719's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 535719 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.3x) compared to the IT industry average (10.8x).

PE vs Market: 535719 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.3x) compared to the Indian market (13x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 535719's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 535719 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the IN IT industry average (0.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Quest Softech (India) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

9.3%

Forecasted Software 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 Quest Softech (India) 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.


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Past Performance

How has Quest Softech (India) performed over the past 5 years?

31.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 535719 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 535719 became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 535719 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 31.7% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 535719 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 535719 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the IT industry (7.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 535719's Return on Equity (7.1%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is Quest Softech (India)'s financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 535719's short term assets (₹49.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹529.7K).

Long Term Liabilities: 535719's short term assets (₹49.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹435.0K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 535719's debt to equity ratio (0.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 535719's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 23.8% to 0.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 535719's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 535719's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: 535719 has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: 535719's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 114.3x debt).


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Dividend

What is Quest Softech (India)'s current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%0.6%markettop25%2.7%industryaverage1.6%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 535719's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 535719's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 535719's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 535719's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 535719's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.


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Management

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

12.1yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Dhiren Kothary (56yo)

0.8yrs

Tenure

₹120,000

Compensation

Mr. Dhiren Bhogilal Kothary serves as Managing Director at Quest Softech (India) Limited. Mr. Kothary served as Compliance Officer of Quest Softech (India) Limited until May 29, 2019. Mr. Kothary served as ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Dhiren's total compensation ($USD1.68K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD50.10K).

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


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Dhiren Kothary
MD & Whole time Director0.8yrs₹120.00k24.5% 4.9m
Paresh Zaveri
Independent Non-Executive Director9.8yrsno datano data
Suresh Vishwasrao
Non-Executive Director12.1yrsno data0.0010% 200.0
Tejas Shah
Additional Non-Executive Independent Director0yrsno datano data

12.1yrs

Average Tenure

56yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 535719's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.9%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Quest Softech (India) Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Quest Softech (India) Limited
  • Ticker: 535719
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 2000
  • Industry: IT Consulting and Other Services
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: ₹20.000m
  • Shares outstanding: 10.00m
  • Website: https://www.questsoftech.co.in

Number of Employees


Location

  • Quest Softech (India) Limited
  • 82, Mittal Court, A - Wing
  • 8th Floor
  • Mumbai
  • Maharashtra
  • 400021
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
535719BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRJul 2013

Biography

Quest Softech (India) Limited provides software and hardware consultancy, and allied services in India. The company’s consultancy services are related to the preparation and maintenance of accounting, statistical, scientific, and mathematical information and reports. It also provides data processing, systems integration, project management, development, and execution services. The company was incorporated in 2000 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 Analysis2020/02/27 13:28
End of Day Share Price2020/02/27 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.