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L&T vs KSB - 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


KSB Pumps India, promoted by the KSB group, Germany, manufactures various pumps and valves of various specifications to enable fluid transportation. It is perhaps the only company that manufactures pumps and valves to support functions of the agricul... More


Current Valuations

    L&T KSB L&T/
P/E (TTM) x 43.8 35.1 124.7% View Chart
P/BV x 2.8 4.3 65.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.3 0.6 208.6%  


 L&T   KSB
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,607936 171.7%   
Low Rs661656 100.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs1,036.1314.0 329.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs72.920.6 354.6%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs90.532.0 283.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs18.006.00 300.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.60.8 210.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs475.3217.7 218.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,403.8934.81 4,033.0%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOP--  
Price / Sales ratio x1.12.5 43.2%   
Avg P/E ratio x15.538.7 40.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x12.524.9 50.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.43.7 65.2%  
Dividend payout %24.729.2 84.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m1,591,87127,709 5,745.0%   
No. of employees `00045.51.7 2,669.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m231,1401,540 15,012.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th31,997.86,418.5 498.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th5,084.8904.1 562.4%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,252.6420.5 535.7%   
Net Sales Rs m1,454,52410,931 13,306.8%  
Other income Rs m23,609200 11,786.8%   
Total revenues Rs m1,478,13311,131 13,279.4%   
Gross profit Rs m163,2901,283 12,723.2%  
Depreciation Rs m24,623397 6,206.9%   
Interest Rs m27,96738 74,577.6%   
Profit before tax Rs m134,3101,050 12,797.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m7200-   
Prior Period Items Rs m043 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m32,632377 8,664.9%   
Profit after tax Rs m102,397716 14,299.3%  
Gross profit margin %11.211.7 95.6%  
Effective tax rate %24.335.9 67.7%   
Net profit margin %7.06.6 107.5%  
Current assets Rs m1,139,1638,063 14,128.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m1,076,6794,556 23,631.6%   
Net working cap to sales %4.332.1 13.4%  
Current ratio x1.11.8 59.8%  
Inventory Days Days14101 14.3%  
Debtors Days Days10297 105.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m469,6403,252 14,441.7%   
Share capital Rs m2,808348 806.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m664,4247,230 9,190.4%   
Net worth Rs m667,2327,578 8,805.3%   
Long term debt Rs m823,3130-   
Total assets Rs m3,081,40112,500 24,652.2%  
Interest coverage x5.829.0 20.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x1.20-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.9 54.0%   
Return on assets %4.26.0 70.2%  
Return on equity %15.39.5 162.4%  
Return on capital %10.914.9 73.3%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m101,8801,480 6,883.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m249,475914 27,294.9%   
Net fx Rs m-147,595566 -26,076.9%   
From Operations Rs m66,939775 8,638.4%  
From Investments Rs m-82,563-855 9,655.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m63,71617 368,298.8%  
Net Cashflow Rs m46,578-63 -74,168.0%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 25.9 -  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 40.5 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 36.5 14.5 251.7%  
FIIs % 19.6 2.6 753.8%  
ADR/GDR % 2.3 0.0 -  
Free float % 41.5 16.5 251.5%  
Shareholders   802,712 10,539 7,616.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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