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L&T vs KIRLOSKAR BROS. - Comparison Results

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Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is India's largest engineering company with expertise in wide areas like infrastructure, oil and gas, power and process. The company has broadly segregated its business into three key segments Engineering and Construction (E&C),... More


Kirloskar Brothers Limited (KBL) is engaged in the manufacture of a range of pumps, valves, machine tools and anti-corrosion products. It dominates almost all segments of various pumps that it manufactures. The company is a market leader in the indus... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 19.4 15.4 126.6% View Chart
P/BV x 3.2 1.4 222.1% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.3 1.5 86.3%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,459265 550.6%   
Low Rs1,183115 1,025.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs1,005.2346.7 289.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs72.85.9 1,243.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs87.713.2 662.6%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs18.002.50 720.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.41.3 103.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs444.7118.7 374.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,402.7379.41 1,766.4%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOP--  
Price / Sales ratio x1.30.5 239.6%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.132.5 55.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x15.114.4 104.8%  
Price / Book Value ratio x3.01.6 185.4%  
Dividend payout %24.742.7 57.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m1,853,35715,104 12,270.8%   
No. of employees `00044.82.6 1,747.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m181,0064,778 3,788.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th31,502.210,747.0 293.1%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th4,043.81,864.9 216.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,282.5181.5 1,257.6%   
Net Sales Rs m1,410,07127,534 5,121.3%  
Other income Rs m18,515219 8,450.6%   
Total revenues Rs m1,428,58627,753 5,147.5%   
Gross profit Rs m163,2471,499 10,891.1%  
Depreciation Rs m20,840586 3,556.9%   
Interest Rs m18,060399 4,524.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m142,862733 19,492.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m-2100-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m2,9480-   
Tax Rs m43,433268 16,212.5%   
Profit after tax Rs m102,166465 21,971.1%  
Gross profit margin %11.65.4 212.7%  
Effective tax rate %30.436.6 83.2%   
Net profit margin %7.21.7 429.0%  
Current assets Rs m1,078,74418,176 5,935.1%   
Current liabilities Rs m992,44314,526 6,832.4%   
Net working cap to sales %6.113.3 46.2%  
Current ratio x1.11.3 86.9%  
Inventory Days Days1769 24.1%  
Debtors Days Days9672 133.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m351,1345,234 6,709.2%   
Share capital Rs m2,806159 1,766.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m620,9439,266 6,701.3%   
Net worth Rs m623,7489,425 6,618.2%   
Long term debt Rs m741,208821 90,325.1%   
Total assets Rs m2,791,34125,546 10,926.8%  
Interest coverage x8.92.8 314.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x1.20.1 1,364.8%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.51.1 46.9%   
Return on assets %4.33.4 127.3%  
Return on equity %16.44.9 332.0%  
Return on capital %12.011.0 108.5%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m202,1201,266 15,968.1%   
Fx outflow Rs m202,124747 27,041.8%   
Net fx Rs m-4518 -0.8%   
From Operations Rs m-47,1691,096 -4,304.5%  
From Investments Rs m-109,994-452 24,318.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m154,410-521 -29,614.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-2,753136 -2,025.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 63.3 -  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 36.5 9.1 400.2%  
FIIs % 19.6 8.0 245.0%  
ADR/GDR % 2.3 0.0 -  
Free float % 41.5 19.5 212.8%  
Shareholders   802,712 15,591 5,148.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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