BLS International Services Ltd

BLS International Services Ltd

₹ 348 -0.70%
14 Jun 4:01 p.m.
About

BLS International Services Limited (BLS), a part of the four-decades-old BLS Group with a global presence and diversified range of services, and is the biggest global players in visa application outsourcing.[1]

Key Points

Journey
2005-2010 - Started Visa processing services in niche, untapped market.
2011-2015 - Added seven Indian missions abroad including the prestigious and high volume locations of US and Canada.
2016-17 - Got listed on NSE and BSE and it is the only Indian origin visa outsourcing company in the listed space.
After 2018 - Expanded operations in 11 more cities for attestation services.
It also commenced operations for the Embassy of Vietnam and Lebanon in India.[1]
The group serves 20 Indian diplomatic missions in various geographies.

  • Market Cap 14,372 Cr.
  • Current Price 348
  • High / Low 430 / 192
  • Stock P/E 45.9
  • Book Value 29.3
  • Dividend Yield 0.21 %
  • ROCE 30.6 %
  • ROE 31.1 %
  • Face Value 1.00

Pros

  • Company is almost debt free.
  • Company has delivered good profit growth of 33.1% CAGR over last 5 years
  • Company has a good return on equity (ROE) track record: 3 Years ROE 28.4%

Cons

  • Stock is trading at 11.9 times its book value
  • Tax rate seems low
  • Promoter holding has decreased over last 3 years: -3.07%

* The pros and cons are machine generated. Pros / cons are based on a checklist to highlight important points. Please exercise caution and do your own analysis.

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Quarterly Results

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2021 Jun 2021 Sep 2021 Dec 2021 Mar 2022 Jun 2022 Sep 2022 Dec 2022 Mar 2023 Jun 2023 Sep 2023 Dec 2023 Mar 2024
145 179 190 227 254 273 357 438 449 383 408 438 448
134 160 163 202 219 241 300 372 382 303 321 349 357
Operating Profit 10 19 28 26 35 31 57 66 67 80 87 89 90
OPM % 7% 11% 14% 11% 14% 11% 16% 15% 15% 21% 21% 20% 20%
8 4 3 3 5 4 3 -18 29 7 9 9 15
Interest 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Depreciation 2 2 2 2 2 3 4 4 8 6 7 6 11
Profit before tax 16 21 28 27 37 32 56 45 87 80 87 91 93
Tax % -47% 3% 3% -3% 6% 5% 9% -3% 12% 12% 6% 4% 9%
23 20 27 28 35 31 51 46 77 71 82 87 85
EPS in Rs 0.57 0.50 0.67 0.69 0.86 0.74 1.23 1.23 1.68 1.68 1.91 2.05 1.96
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Profit & Loss

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
450 505 635 789 804 786 478 850 1,516 1,677
420 467 551 629 693 700 437 742 1,293 1,331
Operating Profit 30 38 84 160 111 86 41 108 223 346
OPM % 7% 7% 13% 20% 14% 11% 9% 13% 15% 21%
0 0 3 4 43 -15 19 15 19 40
Interest 2 1 7 13 13 4 2 2 3 3
Depreciation 5 6 26 40 19 12 9 7 18 31
Profit before tax 24 31 53 111 122 55 48 114 220 352
Tax % 1% 1% 6% 13% 14% 4% -4% 2% 7% 8%
24 31 50 97 105 52 50 111 204 326
EPS in Rs 0.58 0.75 1.22 2.36 2.57 1.28 1.22 2.72 4.89 7.60
Dividend Payout % 0% 0% 7% 5% 10% 20% 10% 12% 15% 13%
Compounded Sales Growth
10 Years: %
5 Years: 16%
3 Years: 52%
TTM: 11%
Compounded Profit Growth
10 Years: %
5 Years: 33%
3 Years: 84%
TTM: 54%
Stock Price CAGR
10 Years: %
5 Years: 66%
3 Years: 123%
1 Year: 79%
Return on Equity
10 Years: %
5 Years: 25%
3 Years: 28%
Last Year: 31%

Balance Sheet

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
Equity Capital 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 41 41
Reserves 73 108 155 250 362 418 450 560 762 1,166
7 6 95 108 38 1 1 11 7 31
13 13 36 101 66 40 38 52 136 378
Total Liabilities 103 137 297 470 475 469 498 633 945 1,616
24 24 78 49 51 41 38 112 234 296
CWIP 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Investments 2 2 32 28 28 29 24 70 88 116
78 111 187 393 393 400 436 451 623 1,205
Total Assets 103 137 297 470 475 469 498 633 945 1,616

Cash Flows

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
13 36 48 56 133 116 45 185 261 350
-11 -7 -115 -27 -66 -107 -22 -172 -238 -260
6 -2 84 -2 -87 -54 -9 -12 7 257
Net Cash Flow 8 27 17 27 -20 -45 13 2 30 347

Ratios

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
Debtor Days 5 2 34 98 80 52 76 10 8 9
Inventory Days
Days Payable
Cash Conversion Cycle 5 2 34 98 80 52 76 10 8 9
Working Capital Days 28 36 41 71 64 51 77 9 -1 3
ROCE % 30% 31% 39% 26% 21% 11% 22% 32%

Shareholding Pattern

Numbers in percentages

Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023Mar 2024
74.59% 74.59% 74.59% 74.59% 74.59% 74.41% 74.41% 74.41% 71.68% 71.52% 71.52% 71.52%
0.75% 0.72% 1.47% 1.36% 4.32% 6.67% 8.20% 7.57% 8.46% 7.66% 7.56% 7.67%
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.05% 0.07% 0.89% 1.05%
24.51% 24.53% 23.86% 24.01% 21.06% 18.64% 17.30% 17.92% 19.78% 20.49% 19.93% 19.65%
0.16% 0.16% 0.08% 0.04% 0.03% 0.24% 0.06% 0.05% 0.04% 0.26% 0.11% 0.10%
No. of Shareholders 39,77842,49043,46841,70257,53162,49985,08187,06888,43596,1191,11,2401,44,947

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