BLS Stock Overview
BLS International Services Limited provides outsourcing and administrative task of visa, passport, and consular services to various diplomatic missions.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₹194.20|
|52 Week High||₹218.65|
|52 Week Low||₹63.50|
|1 Month Change||3.52%|
|3 Month Change||62.34%|
|1 Year Change||198.43%|
|3 Year Change||277.64%|
|5 Year Change||100.83%|
|Change since IPO||344.37%|
Recent News & Updates
Returns On Capital At BLS International Services (NSE:BLS) Paint A Concerning Picture
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|BLS||IN IT||IN Market|
Return vs Industry: BLS exceeded the Indian IT industry which returned -6.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BLS exceeded the Indian Market which returned -0.9% over the past year.
|BLS Average Weekly Movement||8.5%|
|IT Industry Average Movement||7.1%|
|Market Average Movement||6.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in IN Market||9.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in IN Market||4.5%|
Stable Share Price: BLS is more volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BLS's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Indian stocks.
About the Company
BLS International Services Limited provides outsourcing and administrative task of visa, passport, and consular services to various diplomatic missions. The company offers citizen and front-end services, e-visa, bio metric and identity management; verification and attestation; and convenience services. In addition, it offers passport and government services.
BLS International Services Fundamentals Summary
|BLS fundamental statistics|
Is BLS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BLS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||₹6.50b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||5.44|
|Net Profit Margin||13.09%|
How did BLS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.2%Current Dividend Yield
Is BLS undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 1/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for BLS?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is BLS's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does BLS's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|BLS PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: BLS is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (35.7x) compared to the peer average (49.9x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does BLS's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Indian IT Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: BLS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (35.7x) compared to the Indian IT industry average (26.1x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is BLS's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||35.7x|
|Fair PE Ratio||31.8x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: BLS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (35.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (31.8x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of BLS when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: BLS (₹194.2) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹135.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BLS is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BLS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
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How is BLS International Services forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Future Growth Score6/6
Future Growth Score 6/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BLS's forecast earnings growth (22.7% per year) is above the savings rate (6.7%).
Earnings vs Market: BLS's earnings (22.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (17.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BLS's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BLS's revenue (23.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (11.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BLS's revenue (23.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BLS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (21.6%)
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How has BLS International Services performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BLS has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BLS's current net profit margins (13.1%) are higher than last year (10.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BLS's earnings have declined by 3.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BLS's earnings growth over the past year (121.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (-3.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BLS earnings growth over the past year (121.9%) exceeded the IT industry 38.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BLS's Return on Equity (19.5%) is considered low.
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How is BLS International Services's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BLS's short term assets (₹4.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹542.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: BLS's short term assets (₹4.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹92.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BLS has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: BLS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 57.5% to 0.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BLS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (5943.6%).
Interest Coverage: BLS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (149.7x coverage).
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What is BLS International Services's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BLS's dividend (0.19%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.43%).
High Dividend: BLS's dividend (0.19%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.89%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BLS is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: BLS is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: BLS is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: BLS is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Nikhil Gupta (64 yo)
Mr. Nikhil Gupta has been Managing Director and Executive Director of BLS International Services Limited since February 01, 2020. Previously, Mr. Gupta was Managing Director of BLS International Services L...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Nikhil's total compensation ($USD44.72K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD260.99K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Nikhil's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: BLS's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BLS's board of directors are considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: BLS insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
BLS International Services Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: BLS International Services Limited
- Ticker: BLS
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1983
- Industry: Data Processing and Outsourced Services
- Sector: Software
- Implied Market Cap: ₹39.728b
- Shares outstanding: 204.57m
- Website: https://www.blsinternational.com
Number of Employees
- BLS International Services Limited
- 912, Indra Prakash Building
- 21 Barakhamba Road
- New Delhi
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/25 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/24 00:00|
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.