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Dawood Lawrencepur KASE:DLL Stock Report

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11 Aug, 2022


Company Financials
DLL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health3/6

DLL Stock Overview

Dawood Lawrencepur Limited engages in trading and marketing of renewable energy solutions, primarily wind and solar to commercial and industrial consumers in Pakistan.

Dawood Lawrencepur Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Dawood Lawrencepur
Historical stock prices
Current Share PricePK₨174.99
52 Week HighPK₨214.30
52 Week LowPK₨167.74
1 Month Change-1.97%
3 Month Change-11.53%
1 Year Change-5.41%
3 Year Change-10.72%
5 Year Change-16.07%
Change since IPO3,958.33%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

DLLPK Renewable EnergyPK Market

Return vs Industry: DLL exceeded the PK Renewable Energy industry which returned -11.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DLL exceeded the PK Market which returned -15.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is DLL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
DLL volatility
DLL Average Weekly Movementn/a
Renewable Energy Industry Average Movement5.2%
Market Average Movement5.3%
10% most volatile stocks in PK Market8.0%
10% least volatile stocks in PK Market3.4%

Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine DLL's volatility over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine DLL's volatility change over the past year.

About the Company

2004134Mujtaba Khan

Dawood Lawrencepur Limited engages in trading and marketing of renewable energy solutions, primarily wind and solar to commercial and industrial consumers in Pakistan. It also engages in the engineering, procurement, and construction of solar projects; and alternate energy business. The company was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Karachi, Pakistan.

Dawood Lawrencepur Fundamentals Summary

How do Dawood Lawrencepur's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
DLL fundamental statistics
Market CapPK₨10.38b
Earnings (TTM)PK₨2.06b
Revenue (TTM)PK₨9.76b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
DLL income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenuePK₨7.43b
Gross ProfitPK₨2.32b
Other ExpensesPK₨262.43m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)34.74
Gross Margin23.81%
Net Profit Margin21.12%
Debt/Equity Ratio55.0%

How did DLL perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is DLL undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for DLL?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

DLL key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue2.1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA8.6x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does DLL's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

DLL PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for DLL vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average5.5x
PKGP Pakgen Power
NPL Nishat Power
EPQL Engro Powergen Qadirpur
KOHE Kohinoor Energy
DLL Dawood Lawrencepur

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: DLL is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5x) compared to the peer average (5.5x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does DLL's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Asian Renewable Energy Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: DLL is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (5x) compared to the PK Renewable Energy industry average (5.3x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is DLL'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.

DLL PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio5x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DLL's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of DLL when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: DLL (PKR174.99) is trading below our estimate of fair value (PKR241.35)

Significantly Below Fair Value: DLL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

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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Future Growth

How is Dawood Lawrencepur forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Utilities 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 Dawood Lawrencepur 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 Dawood Lawrencepur 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.

Past Performance

How has Dawood Lawrencepur performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DLL has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: DLL's current net profit margins (21.1%) are lower than last year (26.4%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DLL's earnings have declined by 8.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: DLL's earnings growth over the past year (24.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (-8.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: DLL earnings growth over the past year (24.3%) exceeded the Renewable Energy industry -15%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: DLL's Return on Equity (13.6%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Dawood Lawrencepur's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 3/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DLL's short term assets (PKR7.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (PKR5.5B).

Long Term Liabilities: DLL's short term assets (PKR7.5B) do not cover its long term liabilities (PKR8.7B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DLL's net debt to equity ratio (45.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: DLL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 114.2% to 55% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: DLL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17%).

Interest Coverage: DLL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.8x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Dawood Lawrencepur current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: DLL's dividend (3.14%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the PK market (3.77%).

High Dividend: DLL's dividend (3.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the PK market (10.9%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: DLL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: DLL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18%), DLL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate cash payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by cash flows.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average board tenure


Mujtaba Khan



Mr. Mujtaba Haider Khan serves as Chief Executive Officer of Reon Energy Solutions. Mr. Khan has been Chief Executive Officer at Dawood Lawrencepur Limited since December 14, 2016. Mr. Khan served as Head...

Board Members

Experienced Board: DLL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.8 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Dawood Lawrencepur Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Dawood Lawrencepur Limited
  • Ticker: DLL
  • Exchange: KASE
  • Founded: 2004
  • Industry: Renewable Electricity
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Implied Market Cap: PK₨10.377b
  • Shares outstanding: 59.30m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Dawood Lawrencepur Limited
  • Dawood Centre
  • 3rd Floor
  • Karachi
  • 75530
  • Pakistan


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/11 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/11 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

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.