DIMO.N0000 Stock Overview
Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC sells passenger, commercial, special purpose, and pre-owned vehicles in Sri Lanka.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||LK₨476.25|
|52 Week High||LK₨1,450.00|
|52 Week Low||LK₨280.00|
|1 Month Change||33.87%|
|3 Month Change||27.00%|
|1 Year Change||-3.79%|
|3 Year Change||56.15%|
|5 Year Change||-7.21%|
|Change since IPO||1,356.31%|
Recent News & Updates
|DIMO.N0000||LK Specialty Retail||LK Market|
Return vs Industry: DIMO.N0000 exceeded the LK Specialty Retail industry which returned -14.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DIMO.N0000 underperformed the LK Market which returned 5.8% over the past year.
|DIMO.N0000 Average Weekly Movement||6.3%|
|Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement||5.0%|
|Market Average Movement||8.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in LK Market||13.1%|
|10% least volatile stocks in LK Market||4.9%|
Stable Share Price: DIMO.N0000 is less volatile than 75% of LK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DIMO.N0000's weekly volatility has decreased from 12% to 6% over the past year.
About the Company
Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC sells passenger, commercial, special purpose, and pre-owned vehicles in Sri Lanka. It operates through six segments: Vehicles–Sales; After Sales Services, Retail, Construction and logistical solutions, Agriculture and Engineering solutions. The company engages in the import, sale, and repair of passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles, material handling machinery, construction machinery, agri machinery, earth moving machinery, car parking systems, and power tools; import and sale of vehicle spares, components, consumer products, accessories, lamps, home appliances, and paints; provision of solutions in lighting, storage systems, and power engineering, including solar power generation systems; and repack and distribution of fertilizers.
Diesel & Motor Engineering Fundamentals Summary
|DIMO.N0000 fundamental statistics|
Is DIMO.N0000 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|DIMO.N0000 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||LK₨27.64b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||76.06|
|Net Profit Margin||1.87%|
How did DIMO.N0000 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is DIMO.N0000 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
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
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|What is DIMO.N0000's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does DIMO.N0000's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|DIMO.N0000 PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
UML.N0000 United Motors Lanka
JKL.N0000 John Keells
RIL.N0000 R I L Property
DIMO.N0000 Diesel & Motor Engineering
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: DIMO.N0000 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.3x) compared to the peer average (16.3x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does DIMO.N0000's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Asian Specialty Retail Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: DIMO.N0000 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.3x) compared to the Asian Specialty Retail industry average (14.3x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is DIMO.N0000'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||6.3x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DIMO.N0000's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of DIMO.N0000 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: DIMO.N0000 (LKR476.25) is trading above our estimate of fair value (LKR71.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DIMO.N0000 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.
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How is Diesel & Motor Engineering 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 Retail 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 Diesel & Motor Engineering 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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- Check out Diesel & Motor Engineering's track record over time to understand how much the company has returned to shareholders and its earnings growth rate in the past.
How has Diesel & Motor Engineering performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score5/6
Past Performance Score 5/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DIMO.N0000 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DIMO.N0000's current net profit margins (1.9%) are higher than last year (1.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DIMO.N0000's earnings have grown by 14.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DIMO.N0000's earnings growth over the past year (44.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (14.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DIMO.N0000 earnings growth over the past year (44.3%) exceeded the Specialty Retail industry 12.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DIMO.N0000's Return on Equity (5.5%) is considered low.
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How is Diesel & Motor Engineering's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DIMO.N0000's short term assets (LKR25.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (LKR20.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: DIMO.N0000's short term assets (LKR25.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (LKR4.4B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DIMO.N0000's net debt to equity ratio (28.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: DIMO.N0000's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 82.6% to 57.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DIMO.N0000's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: DIMO.N0000's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.7x coverage).
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What is Diesel & Motor Engineering current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 2/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DIMO.N0000's dividend (2.62%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the LK market (2.25%).
High Dividend: DIMO.N0000's dividend (2.62%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the LK market (8.27%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: DIMO.N0000's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: DIMO.N0000's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (16.4%), DIMO.N0000's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: DIMO.N0000 is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Aruna Gahanath Pandithage has been the Chief Executive Officer of Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (formerly, Diesel & Motor Engineers) since 1, 2012 and served as its Deputy Chief Executive Officer sinc...
Experienced Management: DIMO.N0000's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: DIMO.N0000's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11 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.
Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC
- Ticker: DIMO.N0000
- Exchange: COSE
- Founded: 1939
- Industry: Automotive Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Implied Market Cap: LK₨4.396b
- Shares outstanding: 9.23m
- Website: https://www.dimolanka.com
Number of Employees
- Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC
- No. 65, Jetawana Road
- PO Box 339
- Sri Lanka
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/14 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/12 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.