Quick Heal Technologies Limited provides security software products and solutions to consumer, small businesses, government establishments, and corporate houses in India and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Quick Heal Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: QUICKHEAL has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: QUICKHEAL underperformed the Indian Software industry which returned -16.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: QUICKHEAL underperformed the Indian Market which returned 11.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Quick Heal Technologies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StWe're Not Counting On Quick Heal Technologies (NSE:QUICKHEAL) To Sustain Its Statutory Profitability
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhat Can We Make Of Quick Heal Technologies Limited’s (NSE:QUICKHEAL) High Return On Capital?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StQuick Heal Technologies Limited (NSE:QUICKHEAL) Delivered A Better ROE Than Its Industry
Is Quick Heal Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: QUICKHEAL (₹128.3) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹105.64)
Significantly Below Fair Value: QUICKHEAL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: QUICKHEAL is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.2x) compared to the Software industry average (11.7x).
PE vs Market: QUICKHEAL is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.2x) compared to the Indian market (13.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate QUICKHEAL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: QUICKHEAL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the IN Software industry average (0.9x).
How is Quick Heal Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 Quick Heal Technologies 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 Quick Heal Technologies's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
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How has Quick Heal Technologies performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: QUICKHEAL has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: QUICKHEAL's current net profit margins (30.6%) are lower than last year (32.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: QUICKHEAL's earnings have grown by 17.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: QUICKHEAL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: QUICKHEAL had negative earnings growth (-16.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Software industry average (-5.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: QUICKHEAL's Return on Equity (14.1%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Quick Heal Technologies's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: QUICKHEAL's short term assets (₹5.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹523.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: QUICKHEAL's short term assets (₹5.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹24.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: QUICKHEAL is debt free.
Reducing Debt: QUICKHEAL has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: QUICKHEAL has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: QUICKHEAL has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: QUICKHEAL has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if QUICKHEAL's debt is covered by short term assets.
What is Quick Heal Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: QUICKHEAL's dividend (1.56%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.59%).
High Dividend: QUICKHEAL's dividend (1.56%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.55%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: QUICKHEAL has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: QUICKHEAL has only been paying a dividend for 4 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (14.3%), QUICKHEAL's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kailash Katkar (52yo)
Mr. Kailash Sahebrao Katkar co-founded Quick Heal Technologies Limited in 1993 and serves as its Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director. Mr. Katkar is responsible for managing ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Kailash's total compensation ($USD204.54K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD50.31K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Kailash's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||0yrs||₹14.64m||29.27% ₹2.4b|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Human Resources||0yrs||no data||7.14% ₹589.0m|
|Assistant Company Secretary & Compliance Officer||1.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Human Resource Officer||0.2yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Retail Sales||2.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of UTM Sales||2.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Finance Controller||5.8yrs||₹1.84m||no data|
|Company Secretary||0.8yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: QUICKHEAL's management team is considered experienced (2.1 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||0yrs||₹14.64m||29.27% ₹2.4b|
|Additional Non-Executive Independent Director||0.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||4.4yrs||₹200.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||4.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||1.8yrs||₹280.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||4.4yrs||₹300.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: QUICKHEAL's board of directors are considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Quick Heal Technologies Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Quick Heal Technologies Limited
- Ticker: QUICKHEAL
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Systems Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: ₹8.247b
- Shares outstanding: 64.20m
- Website: https://www.quickheal.co.in
Number of Employees
- Quick Heal Technologies Limited
- Marvel Edge
- Office No. 7010 C & D
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|539678||BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Feb 2016|
|QUICKHEAL||NSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Feb 2016|
Quick Heal Technologies Limited provides security software products and solutions to consumer, small businesses, government establishments, and corporate houses in India and internationally. The company offers cloud-based products under the Quick Heal and Seqrite brands. It also offers technical service and after-sales support services. The company sells its products through a network of service providers, system-integrators, resellers, and distributors. Quick Heal Technologies Limited was founded in 1993 and is based in Pune, India.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/21 13:13|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/20 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.