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Last Updated on: 24 February, 2024|Author: Getaka | Social: X Twitter Profile

Fundamental Analysis of Larsen & Toubro Ltd

About the Company - Larsen & Toubro Ltd

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. is a Public Limited Listed company incorporated on 07/02/1946 and has its registered office in the State of Maharashtra, India. Company’s Corporate Identification Number(CIN) is L99999MH1946PLC004768 and registration number is 004768. Currently Company is involved in the business activities of Construction of utility projects. Company’s Total Operating Revenue is Rs. 101000.41 Cr. and Equity Capital is Rs. 281.01 Cr. for the Year ended 31/03/2022.
Construction & EngineeringL&T House, Ballard Estate, Mumbai Maharashtra
NamePosition Held
Mr. A M NaikGroup Chairman
Mr. S N SubrahmanyanManaging Director & CEO
Mr. R Shankar RamanWholeTime Director & CFO
Mr. S V DesaiWholeTime Director & Sr.Exe.VP
Mr. T Madhava DasWholeTime Director & Sr.Exe.VP
Mr. M V SatishWholeTime Director & Sr.Exe.VP
Mr. Subramanian SarmaWholeTime Director & Sr.Exe.VP
Mr. Vikram Singh MehtaIndependent Director
Mr. Adil Siraj ZainulbhaiIndependent Director
Mr. M M ChitaleIndependent Director
Mr. Pramit JhaveriIndependent Director
Mr. M DamodaranIndependent Director
Mr. Sanjeev AgaIndependent Director
Mr. Narayanan KumarIndependent Director
Mrs. Preetha ReddyIndependent Director
Mr. Hemant BhargavaNominee Director
Mr. Anil V ParabWholeTime Director & Sr.Exe.VP
Mr. Jyoti SagarIndependent Director
Mr. Rajnish KumarIndependent Director

Larsen & Toubro Ltd. Share Price Update

Share PriceValue
Previous Day₹3,337.50

Basic Stock Data of Larsen & Toubro Ltd

Market Cap 4,65,718 Cr.
Current Price 3,388
High / Low3,739/2,082
Stock P/E36.8
Book Value 570
Dividend Yield0.71 %
ROCE11.6 %
ROE11.7 %
Face Value 2.00

Data Source:

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Quarterly Results

MonthDec 2020Mar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023
Operating Profit6,0668,0813,1713,9955,9827,9595,4106,3626,6538,3546,3167,0407,199
OPM %17%17%11%11%15%15%15%15%14%14%13%14%13%
Other Income1,2741,0286486295715166957398917411,1461,133838
Profit before tax3,8905,6232,2753,1163,5545,5582,9293,9374,3365,9074,3324,9914,772
Tax %27%37%32%28%30%28%22%28%29%25%28%23%25%
Net Profit2,8583,6961,5322,2322,5174,1382,2282,7853,0584,4593,0963,8463,593
EPS in Rs17.5723.448.3612.9514.6325.7712.1115.8618.1728.3717.7423.4521.44

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Quarterly Chart

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Profit & Loss

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023TTM
Operating Profit10,67611,39414,08615,68415,48616,62020,11122,86624,55323,46024,31426,99228,364
OPM %17%15%17%17%15%15%17%17%17%17%16%15%14%
Other Income8862,5231,3371,4221,2191,4661,4652,7013,0158,1112,3643,0653,910
Profit before tax6,9747,6387,4837,2178,0208,88711,63914,30514,08616,91814,49517,10919,567
Tax %33%31%35%31%30%23%27%28%23%24%29%26%
Net Profit4,7375,2914,8854,9664,5926,4868,00410,21710,89412,92110,41912,53114,458
EPS in Rs34.1337.6935.4134.1730.6443.1752.5963.4868.0282.4761.7074.5087.73
Dividend Payout %21%22%27%32%40%22%30%28%26%44%36%32%

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Profit & Loss Yearly Chart

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Growth

Compounded Sales Growth
10 Years:9%
5 Years:9%
3 Years:8%
Compounded Profit Growth
10 Years:8%
5 Years:3%
3 Years:2%
Stock Price CAGR
10 Years:16%
5 Years:21%
3 Years:31%
1 Year:50%
Return on Equity
10 Years:13%
5 Years:14%
3 Years:14%
Last Year:12%

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Balance Sheet

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023Sep 2023
Equity Capital122123185186186187280281281281281281275
Preference Capital00001,3131,1479059761,4041,1242160
Other Liabilities38,22845,92450,32458,72763,08868,54781,71791,08398,194100,721111,328119,745122,602
Total Liabilities119,182142,928168,881193,266194,091211,571243,240278,036306,687310,095319,028329,722323,122
Fixed Assets19,40330,38932,39734,73814,17616,67718,58021,19443,65344,31942,94542,64143,120
Other Assets76,07692,421114,197133,923153,475161,843195,905222,016239,675225,649235,438239,217236,418
Total Assets119,182142,928168,881193,266194,091211,571243,240278,036306,687310,095319,028329,722323,122

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Reserves and Borrowings Chart

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Cash Flow

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Cash from Operating Activity -6,227-4,355-7,143-1,365-3,2406,655-10,031-4,7566,69423,07419,16422,777
Cash from Investing Activity -5,864-6,922-5,510-4,778-4,627-9,7963,914-11,023-8,408-5,750-3,585-8,048
Cash from Financing Activity 11,96811,42913,1367,9037,2532,8969,37015,4406,372-15,274-15,181-11,572
Net Cash Flow-1231524831,759-613-2453,254-3384,6582,0493973,156

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Debtor Days11711311311994961019910211310889
Inventory Days607269765141455144514441
Days Payable244251261288283301349340336401378302
Cash Conversion Cycle-66-66-78-92-138-164-203-190-190-236-227-172
Working Capital Days739288789898104991141037267
ROCE %13%12%12%10%11%11%14%13%12%10%10%12%

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators Chart

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Share Holding Pattern

MonthMar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Oct 2023
No. of Shareholders13,71,53513,69,37913,46,45313,84,81814,92,12415,55,96614,78,38314,18,08614,25,06414,23,20214,07,11714,07,097

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Shareholding Pattern Chart

No. of Larsen & Toubro Ltd Shareholders

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Mutual Fund Holdings

Fund NameNo of SharesAUM (%)Amount Invested (Cr)
SBI Nifty 50 ETF224350224.236571.33
SBI S&P BSE Sensex ETF158026514.864628.28
ICICI Prudential Bluechip Fund105684987.53095.57
SBI Blue Chip Fund74172685.632172.55
Kotak Flexicap Fund - Regular Plan68000005.071991.75
HDFC Balanced Advantage Fund - Regular Plan55561832.541627.43
SBI Equity Hybrid Fund51984182.571522.64
Axis Bluechip Fund46766674.461369.82
Mirae Asset Large Cap Fund36529673.111069.97
Aditya Birla Sun Life Frontline Equity Fund36363714.631065.11

Larsen & Toubro Ltd ROCE Trend

Larsen & Toubro Ltd EPS Trend

Larsen & Toubro Ltd Key Financial Ratios

MonthMar 23Mar 22Mar 21Mar 20Mar 19
Basic EPS (Rs.)74.5161.7182.4968.0463.51
Diluted EPS (Rs.)74.4561.6582.4167.9563.40
Cash EPS (Rs.)114.7494.22112.5794.6386.69
Book Value[Excl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)736.87678.79625.97543.09492.23
Book Value[Incl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)736.87678.79625.97543.09492.23
Revenue From Operations / Share (Rs.)1304.451113.99968.131036.06963.97
PBDIT / Share (Rs.)168.50145.79135.66133.13122.38
PBIT / Share (Rs.)143.58124.81114.98115.59108.67
PBT / Share (Rs.)121.73103.2561.8095.6797.92
Net Profit / Share (Rs.)89.8273.2491.8977.0972.98
NP After MI And SOA / Share (Rs.)74.5061.7082.4768.0263.48
PBDIT Margin (%)12.9113.0814.0112.8412.69
PBIT Margin (%)11.0011.2011.8711.1511.27
PBT Margin (%)9.339.266.389.2310.15
Net Profit Margin (%)6.886.579.497.447.57
NP After MI And SOA Margin (%)5.715.538.516.566.58
Return on Networth / Equity (%)11.7210.5215.2614.3114.31
Return on Capital Employeed (%)11.9910.919.289.9310.54
Return On Assets (%)3.162.703.723.093.19
Long Term Debt / Equity (X)0.680.741.071.211.19
Total Debt / Equity (X)1.331.501.732.092.02
Asset Turnover Ratio (%)0.440.420.320.390.44
Current Ratio (X)1.371.311.421.261.25
Quick Ratio (X)1.331.271.381.221.20
Inventory Turnover Ratio (X)2.812.811.321.191.39
Dividend Payout Ratio (NP) (%)29.5229.1631.5141.150.00
Dividend Payout Ratio (CP) (%)22.1221.7625.2032.710.00
Earning Retention Ratio (%)70.4870.8468.4958.850.00
Cash Earning Retention Ratio (%)77.8878.2474.8067.290.00
Interest Coverage Ratio (X)7.386.554.876.689.52
Interest Coverage Ratio (Post Tax) (X)4.894.263.104.646.20
Enterprise Value (Cr.)414490.66365816.69327629.64248683.84314802.65
EV / Net Operating Revenue (X)2.262.342.411.712.33
EV / EBITDA (X)17.5017.8617.2013.3118.34
MarketCap / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.661.591.470.771.44
Retention Ratios (%)70.4770.8368.4858.840.00
Price / BV (X)3.413.012.631.703.12
Price / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.661.591.470.771.44

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Fair Value of Larsen & Toubro Ltd Stock

Fair Value: ₹2471.62

The stock is overvalued by 27.05% compared to the current price ₹3388

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Strength and Weakness of Larsen & Toubro Ltd Stock

  1. The stock has a low average Cash Conversion Cycle of -151.83, which is a positive sign.
  2. The company has higher reserves (57,179.23 cr) compared to borrowings (545.00 cr), indicating strong financial stability.
  3. The company has shown consistent growth in sales (123.08 cr) and profit (11.38 cr) over the years.
  1. The stock is trading at a high valuation with an average P/B ratio of 121.53 and average Dividend Yield of 11.30%.
  2. The stock has a low average ROCE of 11.67%, which may not be favorable.
  3. The stock has a high average Working Capital Days of 90.50, which may not be favorable.

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