GAIL (India) Limited operates as a natural gas processing and distribution company in India and internationally. More Details
Established dividend payer with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has GAIL (India)'s share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GAIL is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GAIL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
IN Gas Utilities
1 Year Return
IN Gas Utilities
Return vs Industry: GAIL underperformed the Indian Gas Utilities industry which returned 137.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GAIL underperformed the Indian Market which returned 60.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is GAIL (India)'s share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StEarnings Beat: GAIL (India) Limited Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Models
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDid GAIL (India)'s (NSE:GAIL) Share Price Deserve to Gain 66%?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why We Think GAIL (India) (NSE:GAIL) Is Well Worth Watching
Is GAIL (India) 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: GAIL (₹155.05) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹129.49)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GAIL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GAIL is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.4x) compared to the Indian Gas Utilities industry average (26.6x).
PE vs Market: GAIL is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.4x) compared to the Indian market (21.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: GAIL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GAIL is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the IN Gas Utilities industry average (5.1x).
How is GAIL (India) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: GAIL's forecast earnings growth (7.8% per year) is above the savings rate (6.8%).
Earnings vs Market: GAIL's earnings (7.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (21.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: GAIL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: GAIL's revenue (13.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (12.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GAIL's revenue (13.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: GAIL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.8%).
How has GAIL (India) performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GAIL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GAIL's current net profit margins (10.7%) are lower than last year (13%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GAIL's earnings have grown by 19.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GAIL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GAIL had negative earnings growth (-34.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Gas Utilities industry average (-7.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GAIL's Return on Equity (11.5%) is considered low.
How is GAIL (India)'s financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GAIL's short term assets (₹108.7B) do not cover its short term liabilities (₹125.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: GAIL's short term assets (₹108.7B) do not cover its long term liabilities (₹155.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GAIL's debt to equity ratio (12.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: GAIL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 24.8% to 12.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GAIL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (133%).
Interest Coverage: GAIL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (28.3x coverage).
What is GAIL (India) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GAIL's dividend (3.22%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.38%).
High Dividend: GAIL's dividend (3.22%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.58%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GAIL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GAIL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (36.7%), GAIL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: GAIL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (39.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Manoj Jain (58 yo)
Shri. Manoj Jain serves as Additional Director of Petronet LNG Limited since May 6, 2020. He has been Chairman of the Board at Mahanagar Gas Limited since May 06, 2020. Shri. Jain has been the Chairman & M...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Manoj's total compensation ($USD117.92K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD824.64K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Manoj's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: GAIL's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: GAIL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.9 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
GAIL (India) Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: GAIL (India) Limited
- Ticker: GAIL
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1984
- Industry: Gas Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: ₹688.482b
- Shares outstanding: 4.44b
- Website: https://www.gailonline.com
Number of Employees
- GAIL (India) Limited
- GAIL Bhawan
- 16 Bhikaji Cama Place
- New Delhi
GAIL (India) Limited operates as a natural gas processing and distribution company in India and internationally. The company operates through Transmission Services, Natural Gas Marketing, Petrochemicals, L...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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