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BLS International Services

NSEI:BLS
Snowflake Description

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
BLS
NSEI
₹13B
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. IN
  3. Software
Company description

BLS International Services Limited provides outsourcing and administrative services for governments and their diplomatic missions worldwide. The last earnings update was 67 days ago. More info.


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  • BLS International Services has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
BLS Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
-1.5%
NSEI:BLS
2.6%
IN IT
0.8%
IN Market
1 Year Returns
-15.9%
NSEI:BLS
19.3%
IN IT
-0.7%
IN Market
BLS Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
BLS International Services (BLS) -1.5% 14.2% 8.8% -15.9% - -
IN IT 2.6% 4.3% 8.9% 19.3% 49% 80.2%
IN Market 0.8% 2.1% 5.8% -0.7% 41.2% 72.5%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • BLS underperformed the IT industry which returned 19.3% over the past year.
  • BLS underperformed the Market in India which returned -0.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility
BLS
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

BLS Value

 Is BLS International Services undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

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 undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
Here we compare the current share price of BLS International Services to its discounted cash flow analysis.value.

The discounted cash flow value is simply looking at what the company is worth today, based on estimates of how much money it is expected to make in the future.
Raw Data

Below are the data sources, inputs and calculation used to determine the intrinsic value for BLS International Services.

NSEI:BLS Discounted Cash Flow Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Valuation Model 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity
Levered Free Cash Flow Extrapolated from most recent financials. See below
Discount Rate (Cost of Equity) See below 16.6%
Perpetual Growth Rate 10-Year IN Government Bond Rate 7.6%

An important part of a discounted cash flow is the discount rate, below we explain how it has been calculated.

Calculation of Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity for NSEI:BLS
Data Point Calculation/ Source Result
Risk-Free Rate 10-Year IN Govt Bond Rate 7.6%
Equity Risk Premium S&P Global 8.6%
IT Unlevered Beta Simply Wall St/ S&P Global 1.05
Re-levered Beta = Unlevered beta (1 + (1- tax rate) (Debt/Equity))
= 1.054 (1 + (1- 35%) (2.36%))
1.047
Levered Beta Levered Beta limited to 0.8 to 2.0
(practical range for a stable firm)
1.05
Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity = Cost of Equity = Risk Free Rate + (Levered Beta * Equity Risk Premium)
= 7.55% + (1.047 * 8.6%)
16.56%

Discounted Cash Flow Calculation for NSEI:BLS using 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity Model

The calculations below outline how an intrinsic value for BLS International Services is arrived at by discounting future cash flows to their present value using the 2 stage method. We try to start with analysts estimates of free cash flow, however if these are not available we use the most recent financial results. In the 1st stage we continue to grow the free cash flow over a 10 year period, with the growth rate trending towards the perpetual growth rate used in the 2nd stage. The 2nd stage assumes the company grows at a stable rate into perpetuity.

NSEI:BLS DCF 1st Stage: Next 10 year cash flow forecast
Levered FCF (INR, Millions) Source Present Value
Discounted (@ 16.56%)
2019 225.01 Est @ 8.85% 193.05
2020 244.04 Est @ 8.46% 179.63
2021 264.01 Est @ 8.18% 166.73
2022 285.12 Est @ 7.99% 154.48
2023 307.53 Est @ 7.86% 142.96
2024 331.42 Est @ 7.77% 132.18
2025 356.95 Est @ 7.7% 122.13
2026 384.28 Est @ 7.66% 112.81
2027 413.58 Est @ 7.62% 104.16
2028 445.02 Est @ 7.6% 96.16
Present value of next 10 years cash flows ₹1,404.29
NSEI:BLS DCF 2nd Stage: Terminal Value
Calculation Result
Terminal Value = FCF2028 × (1 + g) ÷ (Discount Rate – g)
= ₹445.02 × (1 + 7.55%) ÷ (16.56% – 7.55%)
₹5,313.93
Present Value of Terminal Value = Terminal Value ÷ (1 + r)10
= ₹5,313.93 ÷ (1 + 16.56%)10
₹1,148.25
NSEI:BLS Total Equity Value
Calculation Result
Total Equity Value = Present value of next 10 years cash flows + Terminal Value
= ₹1,404.29 + ₹1,148.25
₹2,552.54
Equity Value per Share
(INR)
= Total value / Shares Outstanding
= ₹2,552.54 / 102.45
₹24.92
NSEI:BLS Discount to Share Price
Calculation Result
Value per share (INR) From above. ₹24.92
Current discount Discount to share price of ₹130.30
= -1 x (₹130.30 - ₹24.92) / ₹24.92
-423%

Learn more about our DCF calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model .

  • The current share price of BLS International Services is above its future cash flow value.
Often investors are willing to pay a premium for a company that has a high dividend or the potential for future growth.
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 BLS International Services's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are BLS International Services's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
NSEI:BLS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-12-31) in INR ₹10.60
NSEI:BLS Share Price ** NSEI (2019-04-18) in INR ₹130.3
India IT Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 84 Publicly-Listed IT Companies 16.19x
India Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 2,738 Publicly-Listed Companies 16.33x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of BLS International Services.

NSEI:BLS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= NSEI:BLS Share Price ÷ EPS (both in INR)

= 130.3 ÷ 10.60

12.29x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • BLS International Services is good value based on earnings compared to the IN IT industry average.
  • BLS International Services is good value based on earnings compared to the India market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does BLS International Services's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
NSEI:BLS PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 12.29x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
-1.9%per year
India IT Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 21 Publicly-Listed IT Companies 1.32x
India Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 584 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.32x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for BLS International Services, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on BLS International Services's assets?
Raw Data
NSEI:BLS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-12-31) in INR ₹35.29
NSEI:BLS Share Price * NSEI (2019-04-18) in INR ₹130.3
India IT Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 108 Publicly-Listed IT Companies 1.36x
India Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 3,628 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.11x
NSEI:BLS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= NSEI:BLS Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in INR)

= 130.3 ÷ 35.29

3.69x

* Primary Listing of BLS International Services.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • BLS International Services is overvalued based on assets compared to the IN IT industry average.
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Value checks
We assess BLS International Services's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the IT industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the IT industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. BLS International Services has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BLS Future Performance

 How is BLS International Services expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

  • No analysts cover BLS International Services, future earnings growth has been estimated based on fundamentals.
The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth 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 it right!
Annual Growth Rate
-1.9%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is BLS International Services expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • BLS International Services's earnings are expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is below the low risk savings rate of 7.6%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • BLS International Services's earnings are expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is below the India market average.
  • Unable to compare BLS International Services's revenue growth to the India market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
NSEI:BLS Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
NSEI:BLS Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts -1.9%
India IT Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 9.5%
India IT Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 9.4%
India Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 18.5%
India Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 11.7%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
NSEI:BLS Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (3 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in INR Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
NSEI:BLS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in INR Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
NSEI:BLS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in INR Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-12-31 7,782 1,085
2018-09-30 7,957 1,069
2018-06-30 7,982 1,015
2018-03-31 7,917 557 965
2017-12-31 7,810 935
2017-09-30 7,406 896
2017-06-30 7,074 718
2017-03-31 6,369 479 501
2016-12-31 5,545 358
2016-09-30 5,277 328
2016-06-30 5,113 315
2016-03-31 5,051 355 309

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • BLS International Services's earnings are expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is not considered high growth.
  • Unable to determine if BLS International Services 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.
Raw Data
NSEI:BLS Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (3 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from BLS International Services Company Filings, last reported 3 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NSEI:BLS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in INR Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
NSEI:BLS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in INR Millions) EPS *
2018-12-31 10.60
2018-09-30 10.51
2018-06-30 9.90
2018-03-31 9.42
2017-12-31 9.11
2017-09-30 8.73
2017-06-30 7.00
2017-03-31 4.89
2016-12-31 3.50
2016-09-30 3.21
2016-06-30 3.09
2016-03-31 3.02

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if BLS International Services will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess BLS International Services's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the India market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the India market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
BLS International Services has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BLS Past Performance

  How has BLS International Services performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare BLS International Services's growth in the last year to its industry (IT).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • BLS International Services has delivered over 20% year on year earnings growth in the past 5 years.
  • BLS International Services's 1-year earnings growth is less than its 5-year average (16% vs 36.5%)
  • BLS International Services's earnings growth has not exceeded the IN IT industry average in the past year (16% vs 24.5%).
Earnings and Revenue History
BLS International Services's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from BLS International Services Company Filings, last reported 3 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

NSEI:BLS Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in INR Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-12-31 7,781.61 1,084.84 106.09
2018-09-30 7,956.58 1,068.72 106.09
2018-06-30 7,981.85 1,015.37 106.09
2018-03-31 7,917.26 965.36 106.09
2017-12-31 7,810.22 934.85 97.39
2017-09-30 7,406.22 895.59 97.39
2017-06-30 7,074.35 717.68 97.39
2017-03-31 6,368.73 500.79 90.14
2016-12-31 5,544.71 358.40 98.52
2016-09-30 5,276.85 328.30 98.52
2016-06-30 5,112.62 314.98
2016-03-31 5,051.29 308.94 71.54
2015-03-31 4,500.20 235.92 68.01
2014-03-31 3,855.84 204.62 3.61

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • BLS International Services has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%).
  • BLS International Services used its assets more efficiently than the IN IT industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • BLS International Services has significantly improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).
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Past performance checks
We assess BLS International Services's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the IT industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. 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.
BLS International Services has a total score of 4/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BLS Health

 How is BLS International Services's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up BLS International Services's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • BLS International Services is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • BLS International Services's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of BLS International Services'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 checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • Low level of unsold assets.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 11.8x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, 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.
Raw Data

All data from BLS International Services Company Filings, last reported 3 months ago.

NSEI:BLS Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in INR Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-12-31 3,568.57 315.36 1,957.68
2018-09-30 3,469.79 290.74 2,257.78
2018-06-30 2,606.31 1,081.84 1,187.98
2018-03-31 2,606.31 1,081.84 1,187.98
2017-12-31 2,210.00 979.15 1,437.80
2017-09-30 2,210.00 979.15 1,437.80
2017-06-30 1,646.61 953.90 664.82
2017-03-31 1,658.07 954.09 696.90
2016-12-31 1,355.70 447.34 582.98
2016-09-30 1,355.70 447.34 582.98
2016-06-30 1,188.50 41.32 425.88
2016-03-31 1,188.50 56.82 473.22
2015-03-31 835.83 70.35 158.54
2014-03-31 579.76 0.00 79.48
  • BLS International Services's level of debt (8.8%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).
  • Unable to establish if BLS International Services's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.
  • Debt is well covered by operating cash flow (176.6%, greater than 20% of total debt).
  • Interest payments on debt are well covered by earnings (EBIT is 12.6x coverage).
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Financial health checks
We assess BLS International Services's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. BLS International Services has a total score of 5/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BLS Dividends

 What is BLS International Services's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0.38%
Current annual income from BLS International Services dividends.
If you bought ₹2,000 of BLS International Services shares you are expected to receive ₹8 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • BLS International Services's pays a lower dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in India (0.5%).
  • BLS International Services's dividend is below the markets top 25% of dividend payers in India (1.92%).
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
NSEI:BLS Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
India IT Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 40 Stocks 1.6%
India Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 1400 Stocks 1.3%
India Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.3%
India Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 0.5%
India Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 1.9%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

NSEI:BLS Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in ₹) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
NSEI:BLS Past Annualized Dividends Data
Date (Data in ₹) Dividend per share (annual) Avg. Yield (%)
2018-08-24 0.500 0.406
2017-08-09 0.350 0.184
2017-05-29 0.350 0.182
2017-02-14 0.100 0.059
2016-11-11 0.100 0.055

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Whilst dividend payments have been stable, BLS International Services has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
  • Dividend payments have increased, but BLS International Services only paid a dividend in the past 2 years.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of BLS International Services's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Dividends paid are thoroughly covered by earnings (21.2x coverage).
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess BLS International Services's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.3%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can BLS International Services afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. BLS International Services has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BLS Management

 What is the CEO of BLS International Services's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

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.
CEO
Nikhil Gupta
COMPENSATION ₹1,200,000
AGE 61
TENURE AS CEO 2.7 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Nikhil Gupta has been Managing Director of BLS International Services Limited since August 13, 2016. Prior to joining BLS International, Mr. Gupta has been serving as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of various manufacturing company for more than a decade, where he was instrumental in its turnaround and subsequent multifold growth to become a leader in its Industry. Mr. Gupta served as an Executive Director of Cables at KEC International Limited. Mr. Gupta served as the Managing Director of Rpg Cables Ltd. since February 1, 2005. He served as Vice President of Finance & IT for RPG Cables Ltd. Mr. Gupta is a Chartered Accountant by profession. Mr. Gupta has over 35 years experience, in all aspects of business, including Finance, Manufacturing, Materials, Sales and Marketing, as well as Project Management, IT and Exports. He was associated with Price Waterhouse Coopers, Novartis India Ltd and Raychem RPG Ltd. He has been Chairman and Director of BLS International Services Limited since September 6, 2017 and August 13, 2016 respectively. He served as a Director of Rpg Cables Ltd., since January 28, 2005. He is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is an Economics (Hons) from Delhi University.

CEO Compensation
  • Nikhil's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
  • Nikhil's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in India.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the BLS International Services management team in years:

2.8
Average Tenure
32
Average Age
  • The tenure for the BLS International Services management team is about average.
Management Team

Nikhil Gupta

TITLE
Chairman & MD
COMPENSATION
₹1M
AGE
61
TENURE
2.7 yrs

Shikhar Aggarwal

TITLE
Joint MD & Additional Director
COMPENSATION
₹900K
AGE
27
TENURE
2.8 yrs

Karan Aggarwal

TITLE
Executive Director
COMPENSATION
₹3M
AGE
32

Merzban Majoo

TITLE
Senior Vice President of Operations

Abhishek Gupta

TITLE
Vice President Finance & Accounts and General Manager of Finance

Archana Maini

TITLE
General Counsel & Company Secretary
TENURE
0.1 yrs

Neha Sinha

TITLE
Manager of Public Relations

Gautam Aggarwal

TITLE
Chief Human Resource Officer
TENURE
1.6 yrs

Charu Khosla

TITLE
Chief Operating Officer of Strategic Markets
TENURE
16.9 yrs

Jitendra Sahu

TITLE
Chief Operating Officer of Visa & Consular Line of Business
TENURE
3.7 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the BLS International Services board of directors in years:

2
Average Tenure
63.5
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the BLS International Services board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Board of Directors

Nikhil Gupta

TITLE
Chairman & MD
COMPENSATION
₹1M
AGE
61
TENURE
1.6 yrs

Shikhar Aggarwal

TITLE
Joint MD & Additional Director
COMPENSATION
₹900K
AGE
27
TENURE
2.8 yrs

Karan Aggarwal

TITLE
Executive Director
COMPENSATION
₹3M
AGE
32
TENURE
1.8 yrs

Ram Bajpai

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
₹140K
AGE
74
TENURE
3.8 yrs

Vinod Duggal

TITLE
Chairman of the Advisory Board
TENURE
0.3 yrs

Shivani Mishra

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
₹160K
AGE
29
TENURE
3.9 yrs

Sarthak Behuria

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
₹155K
AGE
66
TENURE
2.4 yrs

Surinder Kohli

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
₹140K
AGE
73
TENURE
2.2 yrs

Ravi Dhingra

TITLE
Member of the Advisory Board
AGE
69
TENURE
0.3 yrs

Anil Wadhwa

TITLE
Member of the Advisory Board
TENURE
0.3 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (₹) Value (₹)
X
Management checks
We assess BLS International Services's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. BLS International Services has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BLS News

Simply Wall St News

How Much Of BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) Do Insiders Own?

Institutions often own shares in more established companies, while it's not unusual to see insiders own a fair bit of smaller companies. … BLS International Services is a smaller company with a market capitalization of ₹12b, so it may still be flying under the radar of many institutional investors. … Taking a look at our data on the ownership groups (below), it's seems that.

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Some BLS International Services Shareholders Are Down 37%

For example, the BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) share price is down 37% in the last year. … The falls have accelerated recently, with the share price down 14% in the last three months. … During the unfortunate twelve months during which the BLS International Services share price fell, it actually saw its earnings per share (EPS) improve by 16%.

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BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) Earns Among The Best Returns In Its Industry

Specifically, we're going to calculate its Return On Capital Employed (ROCE), in the hopes of getting some insight into the business. … Understanding Return On Capital Employed (ROCE). … Return on Capital Employed = Earnings Before Interest and Tax (EBIT) ÷ (Total Assets - Current Liabilities)

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Could BLS International Services Limited's (NSE:BLS) Investor Composition Influence The Stock Price?

A look at the shareholders of BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) can tell us which group is most powerful. … BLS International Services is a smaller company with a market capitalization of ₹13b, so it may still be flying under the radar of many institutional investors. … institutional investors have not yet purchased much of the company

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A Closer Look At BLS International Services Limited's (NSE:BLS) Impressive ROE

Our data shows BLS International Services has a return on equity of 31% for the last year. … One way to conceptualize this, is that for each ₹1 of shareholders' equity it has, the company made ₹0.31 in profit. … Return on Equity = Net Profit ÷ Shareholders' Equity

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Do You Like BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) At This P/E Ratio?

This article is for investors who would like to improve their understanding of price to earnings ratios (P/E ratios). … BLS International Services has a price to earnings ratio of 13.61, based on the last twelve months. … How Do I Calculate BLS International Services's Price To Earnings Ratio

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BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS): The Best Of Both Worlds

BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. … When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. … In the case of BLS, it

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Are You Backing The Right Horse With BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS)?

In the past decade, the mega-tech companies, such as Amazon and Microsoft, have built highly successful and ubiquitous platforms and ecosystem in which smaller companies gravitate towards … Other hardware and software tech service firms, including many that dominated before 2000, are struggling to compete, and are going through significant restructuring in order to move away from their legacy systems … However, more specifically in the IT service industry, tech analysts are forecasting

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How BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) Delivered A Better ROE Than Its Industry

With an ROE of 37.04%, BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) outpaced its own industry which delivered a less exciting 12.63% over the past year. … Sustainability can be gauged by a company’s financial leverage – the more debt it has, the higher ROE is pumped up in the short term, at the expense of long term interest payment burden. … View our latest analysis for BLS International Services

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Should BLS International Services Limited's (NSE:BLS) Recent Earnings Worry You?

When BLS International Services Limited (NSE:BLS) announced its most recent earnings (31 March 2018), I did two things: looked at its past earnings track record, then look at what is happening in the industry. … Understanding how BLS International Services performed requires a benchmark rather than trying to assess a standalone number at one point in time. … BLS's trailing twelve-month earnings (from 31 March 2018) of ₹965.36m has

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BLS Company Info

Description

BLS International Services Limited provides outsourcing and administrative services for governments and their diplomatic missions worldwide. The company provides outsourced visa and passport services, front end and citizen support, consular, passport verification, attestation, E-Visa, biometrics and identity management, and B2C services, as well as value added services. It also manages visa and passport-issuance related administrative and non-judgmental tasks for its client governments, which enables diplomatic missions to focus singularly on the judgmental part of the visa issuance process. BLS International Services Limited was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in New Delhi, India.

Details
Name: BLS International Services Limited
BLS
Exchange: NSEI
Founded: 1983
₹13,349,235,000
102,450,000
Website: http://www.blsinternational.com
Address: BLS International Services Limited
912, Indra Prakash Building,
21 Barakhamba Road,
New Delhi,
Delhi, 110001,
India
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
NSEI BLS Share Capital National Stock Exchange of India IN INR 14. Jun 2016
BSE 540073 Share Capital Mumbai Stock Exchange IN INR 14. Jun 2016
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
9,000
BLS International Services employees.
Industry
Data Processing and Outsourced Services
Software
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/04/20 12:56
End of day share price update: 2019/04/18 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2018/05/23
Last earnings filing: 2019/02/12
Last earnings reported: 2018/12/31
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/03/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.