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POLARIS CONSULTING vs PERSISTENT SYSTEMS - Comparison Results

POLARIS CONSULTING    Change

From Rs 63.3 m in 1996 Polaris has grown to a size of Rs 1603 m with a compounded annual growth rate of 90%, which is comparable to the best in the Industry. Polaris has an eye on banking, financial services, insurance and telecom. It is also into th... More

PERSISTENT SYSTEMS 
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Persistent Systems Private Limited was incorporated in May 1990. It was converted into a public limited company in September 2007 and subsequently became a listed company in April 2010 after coming out with an IPO (initial public offering). It is cur... More

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Current Valuations

    POLARIS CONSULTING PERSISTENT SYSTEMS POLARIS CONSULTING/
PERSISTENT SYSTEMS
 
P/E (TTM) x 14.8 16.4 90.6% View Chart
P/BV x 2.5 3.0 82.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 1.3 -  

Financials

 POLARIS CONSULTING   PERSISTENT SYSTEMS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    POLARIS CONSULTING
Mar-16
PERSISTENT SYSTEMS
Mar-16
POLARIS CONSULTING/
PERSISTENT SYSTEMS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs217820 26.5%   
Low Rs144563 25.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs201.0289.0 69.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs12.537.2 33.7%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs15.249.2 30.8%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs08.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %01.2 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs94.9204.9 46.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m101.3780.00 126.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOP--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.92.4 37.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x14.418.6 77.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x11.914.0 84.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.93.4 56.3%  
Dividend payout %021.5 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m18,27255,300 33.0%   
No. of employees `000NA9.3 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m15,67713,828 113.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM2,496.0-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM1,492.7-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM321.0-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m20,37223,123 88.1%  
Other income Rs m155785 19.7%   
Total revenues Rs m20,52623,908 85.9%   
Gross profit Rs m2,5264,138 61.0%  
Depreciation Rs m266965 27.5%   
Interest Rs m01 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,4153,956 61.0%   
Minority Interest Rs m10-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-2180-   
Tax Rs m926983 94.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,2712,974 42.7%  
Gross profit margin %12.417.9 69.3%  
Effective tax rate %38.424.8 154.4%   
Net profit margin %6.212.9 48.5%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m9,10313,136 69.3%   
Current liabilities Rs m3,2504,521 71.9%   
Net working cap to sales %28.737.3 77.1%  
Current ratio x2.82.9 96.4%  
Inventory Days Days00-  
Debtors Days Days4667 67.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m2,2864,453 51.3%   
Share capital Rs m507800 63.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m8,69515,198 57.2%   
Net worth Rs m9,62516,393 58.7%   
Long term debt Rs m026 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m12,89021,065 61.2%  
Interest coverage xNM4,396.9-  
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.61.1 144.0%   
Return on assets %9.914.1 69.8%  
Return on equity %13.218.1 72.8%  
Return on capital %22.824.1 94.7%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %0.40.7 51.5%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m78172 45.4%   
Fx inflow Rs m15,71813,091 120.1%   
Fx outflow Rs m11,9672,835 422.1%   
Net fx Rs m3,75110,256 36.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m2,7682,541 108.9%  
From Investments Rs m-457-1,162 39.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1,554-1,266 122.7%  
Net Cashflow Rs m757113 672.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 29.0 39.0 74.4%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.7 9.8 6.7%  
FIIs % 22.7 27.4 82.8%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 47.7 23.9 199.5%  
Shareholders   48,761 22,854 213.4%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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