HGS Stock Overview
Hinduja Global Solutions Limited provides business process management services in the United States, Canada, Europe, India, and internationally.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₹1,037.65|
|52 Week High||₹1,960.00|
|52 Week Low||₹846.00|
|1 Month Change||14.80%|
|3 Month Change||-3.76%|
|1 Year Change||-15.70%|
|3 Year Change||225.23%|
|5 Year Change||299.33%|
|Change since IPO||255.88%|
Recent News & Updates
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|HGS||IN IT||IN Market|
Return vs Industry: HGS underperformed the Indian IT industry which returned -4.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HGS underperformed the Indian Market which returned -2.5% over the past year.
|HGS Average Weekly Movement||5.2%|
|IT Industry Average Movement||7.1%|
|Market Average Movement||6.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in IN Market||9.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in IN Market||4.5%|
Stable Share Price: HGS is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HGS's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Hinduja Global Solutions Limited provides business process management services in the United States, Canada, Europe, India, and internationally. It provides consumer facing services, such as consumer engagement, work at home, HGS work cloud solutions; business process optimization solutions, such as back-office, human resources outsourcing, and B2B services; and contact center transformation solutions, such as cognitive contact center, and contact center for analytics and intelligence. The company also offers digital solutions, including digital experience, automation, analytics, and cloud services; and healthcare services, such as enrollment, member engagement management, mailroom automation, provider and broker, and custom solutions consulting services.
Hinduja Global Solutions Fundamentals Summary
|HGS fundamental statistics|
Is HGS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|HGS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||₹25.23b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.73|
|Net Profit Margin||0.093%|
How did HGS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
11.9%Current Dividend Yield
Is HGS undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 4/6
Price-To-Sales vs Peers
Price-To-Sales vs Industry
Price-To-Sales 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 HGS?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is HGS's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers
How does HGS's PS Ratio compare to its peers?
|HGS PS Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PS||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
Price-To-Sales vs Peers: HGS is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.3x) compared to the peer average (1.9x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does HGS's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Indian IT Industry?
Price-To-Sales vs Industry: HGS is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.3x) compared to the Indian IT industry average (2.8x)
Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is HGS's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PS Ratio||1.3x|
|Fair PS Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HGS's Price-To-Sales Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of HGS when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: HGS (₹1037.65) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹1530.72)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HGS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HGS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
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How is Hinduja Global Solutions forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
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 Hinduja Global Solutions 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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- Examine whether Hinduja Global Solutions is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
- Hinduja Global Solutions competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
How has Hinduja Global Solutions performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score1/6
Past Performance Score 1/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HGS has a large one-off loss of ₹773.0M impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: HGS's current net profit margins (0.09%) are lower than last year (6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HGS's earnings have grown by 12.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HGS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HGS had negative earnings growth (-99.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the IT industry average (38.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HGS's Return on Equity (0.04%) is considered low.
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How is Hinduja Global Solutions's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HGS's short term assets (₹59.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹16.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: HGS's short term assets (₹59.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹2.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HGS has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: HGS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 49.1% to 0.04% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HGS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (17030.6%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if HGS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
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What is Hinduja Global Solutions's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HGS's dividend (11.86%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.44%).
High Dividend: HGS's dividend (11.86%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.92%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HGS's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HGS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (16717.7%), HGS's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (145.3%), HGS's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Partha DeSarkar (58 yo)
Mr. Partha DeSarkar serves as the Global Chief Executive Officer of Hinduja Global Solutions Limited and served as its Manager until September 4, 2019. Mr. DeSarkar serves as Executive Director of Hinduja...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Partha's total compensation ($USD2.21M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD272.05K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Partha's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: HGS's management team is considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: HGS's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hinduja Global Solutions Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hinduja Global Solutions Limited
- Ticker: HGS
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1973
- Industry: IT Consulting and Other Services
- Sector: Software
- Implied Market Cap: ₹43.162b
- Shares outstanding: 41.80m
- Website: https://hgs.cx
Number of Employees
- Hinduja Global Solutions Limited
- Gold Hill Square Park, No. 690
- 1st Floor
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/23 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/23 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.