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Walchand Peoplefirst Ltd Stock Analysis

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Walchand PeopleFirst formerly, Walchand Capital Ltd was founded by Seth Walchand Hirachand in 1920 and is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange. Its history spanning over 8 decades, has witnessed many exciting developments in its attempt to continually adapt to and exploit the changing business...

Analysis of Financial Track Record

Data adjusted to bonus, split, extra-ordinary income, rights issue and change in financial year end
Financial track record gives insight into the company's performance on key parameters over the past ten years. MoneyWorks4me’s proprietary colour codes make it easy for retail investors to gauge the company’s past performance.
 Mar'11Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19Mar'20
Operating Income (Rs. Cr.)12.916.417.215.318.122.823.226.825.522.3
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.-27.3%4.6%-11.2%18.3%26%2.2%15.4%-5%-12.7%
Adjusted EPS (Rs.)
Adjusted Earning per Share is the company’s net profit per share after adjusting for extra-ordinary/exceptional items
2.857.796.081.5548.543.217.283.071.41
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.-173.3%-22%-74.5%158.1%113.5%-62.4%126.8%-57.8%-54.1%
Book Value per Share (Rs.)
The total value that a company will fetch upon liquidation (if it is closed down), after settling all obligations is called its Book Value. Book value of a company includes only tangible assets. Book value allocated to each outstanding share is called Book Value per share
24.2530.8835.7937.3439.6646.749.5356.7759.7560.36
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.-27.3%15.9%4.3%6.2%17.8%6.1%14.6%5.3%1%
To view Net Profit/Total Funds (%) Colour Rating Guide click here
Net Profit/Total Funds (%): Colour Rating Guide
  • >12 : Very Good
  • 8-12 : Somewhat Good
  • <8: Not Good
Net Profit/Total Funds (%)5.0614.0110.762.777.1613.724.879.693.741.62
Standalone financials take only the parent company into account while consolidated financials take into account financials of the parent company as well as of all its subsidiaries. In most companies consolidated financials should be used for analysis.
Walchand Peoplefirst Ltd. should be analysed on a Standalone basis
CAGR
CAGR Colour Code Guide
  9 yrs 5 yrs 3 yrs 1 yr
Operating Income6.2%4.3%-1.4%-12.7%
Adjusted EPS
Adjusted Earnings per Share is the Company’s net profit per share after adjusting for extra-ordinary/exceptional items.
-7.5%-18.8%-24%-54.1%
Book Value per Share
10.7%8.8%6.8%1%
Share Price -5.3% -12.9% -30.8% -4.7%
Key Financial Ratios
RATIOS \ YEARSMar'11Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19Mar'20
Margins
Net Profit Margin (%) 6.413.7710.262.956.4310.914.017.893.51.84
Performance Ratios
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Performance Ratios: Colour Rating Guide
  • >15 : Very Good
  • 12-15 : Somewhat Good
  • <12 : Not Good
Return on Equity (%) 12.628.2718.234.2410.3819.786.6713.75.272.35
Entity Percentage Holding
Promoters 56.61%
Institutions 0.41%
Non-Institutions 42.98%
Pledged *0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
* Pledged shares as % of Promoter's holding (%)
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The 5-year analysis of Walchand Peoplefirst Ltd's performance infers:

Walchand Peoplefirst Ltd earnings have declined by -18.8%, whereas share price has depreciated -12.9% CAGR over the past five years, indicating the company's share price is likely overvalued. However, for specific investment actions please connect with your investment advisor.

We analysed the performance of Walchand Peoplefirst Ltd share prices over the last 10 years. Here is what we found out:

Walchand Peoplefirst Ltd share price has depreciated -10.2% annually over the past ten years.

Walchand PeopleFirst formerly, Walchand Capital Ltd was founded by Seth Walchand Hirachand in 1920 and is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange. Its history spanning over 8 decades, has witnessed many exciting developments in its attempt to continually adapt to and exploit the changing business exigencies. In its early phase of growth, the company expanded its investments in the sectors of civil construction, pre-fabricated concrete manufacturing, heavy engineering, light engineering,

Walchand PeopleFirst formerly, Walchand Capital Ltd was founded by Seth Walchand Hirachand in 1920 and is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange. Its history spanning over 8 decades, has witnessed many exciting developments in its attempt to continually adapt to and exploit the changing business exigencies. In its early phase of growth, the company expanded its investments in the sectors of civil construction, pre-fabricated concrete manufacturing, heavy engineering, light engineering, automobiles, sugar and confectionery, by holding the controlling interests in these ventures. As a group of companies, the Walchand Group had been considered among the top business houses in India.

In order to expand its activities from a group holding company and to take advantage of the new financial trends, the company also commenced its own leasing and financing operations in the 80's.

With changing business circumstances on account of the liberalisation and globalisation in the early 90's, the Group decided to restructure its various businesses in separate undertakings in order to insulate businesses from each other. In 1994, the first phase of restructuring took effect when the company divested its holdings in the automobile and heavy engineering companies. This enabled the company to substantially expand its balance sheet and to strengthen it further by clearing all its long-term liabilities.

The company, since 1994, was engaged in short-term corporate financing. It is a registered NBFC, enjoying a rating for adequate safety, and had successfully launched its fixed deposit schemes and retail finance operations. However, the new Reserve Bank of India guidelines had a restrictive impact on the prospect of growth in these operations and the company took a strategic decision to withdraw from its fund-based activities. The company had also subsidiarised its securities trading operations wherein it holds the Pune Stock Exchange card and the OTCEI broker card. During the recessionary phase since 2001 the company strategically reduced its exposure in the financial services industry.

Business area of the company:

With the establishment of Dale Carnegie Training India, Walchand PeopleFirst represents the first corporate face of the training industry in India. In the last 3 years of operations, it has succeeded in setting new global benchmarks and has created a quiet revolution in this sector. It has become the first choice partner amongst leading corporates and professionals including Tata Teleservices, Reliance Industries, Mahindra & Mahindra, State Bank of India, Philips, Sahara, Prudential ICICI, HSBC, HDFC Chubb, Standard Chartered, Wartsila, Oracle, Microsoft, Wipro Spectramind, Bharti, Alfa Laval, Sterlite Industries, ABN Amro, Ernst & Young, McKinsey, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ansal API, HPCL, DSP Merriyll Lynch, Genpact, WNS, Kurukshetra University,etc.

Expanding its portfolio of services, Walchand PeopleFirst also offers a broad range of assessment consultancy services in partnership with PerformanSe SAS.

Launched recently in India, Walchand PeopleFirst has promoted and successfully delivered various online behavioral skills assessment solutions to individuals and organizations including Kodak, Orbit Corporation, LIC, SBI, Alchem, Ras –al – Khaimah, Godrej, Debenham Tie Leung (DTZ), IDBI etc.

Achievements/ recognition:

  • The company had received certification from SEBI as Category 1 Merchant Banker.
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