Duff & Phelps' Industry Multiples India Report - Seventh Edition provides trading multiples for various key industries in India as of March 31, 2019. Our report provides a detailed overview of the P/B, P/E, EV/ EBITDA and EV/Sales multiples of companies in the S&P BSE 500 Index across 22 major industries for which such data is available.
Key Findings of the Report
Overall, the Indian equity market i.e. the S&P BSE 500 Index, experienced an increase during Q1 2019 on the back of hopes of a stable government and a moderate increase in crude oil prices. The P/E multiples of a majority of industries have improved in the first quarter of 2019.
The banking sector has recovered partially post the IL&FS issue due to capital infusion in public sector banks and this has led to an improvement in credit growth, stable asset quality and pick-up in public and private capex. The recent listing of Embassy REIT has brought positive news to the cash-starved Indian real estate sector. Consumer durables...