Bajaj Auto Ltd
Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAJAJ-AUTO)

Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAJAJ-AUTO)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return-8.23 %
3 Month Return-2.22 %
1 Year Return-1.86 %

Company Financials

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Peer Comparsion

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Rank 3
Dividend Yield
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Price To Book Ratio
Rank 5
Debt To Asset
Rank 11

Company Information

Bajaj Auto Ltd BAL is one of the leading two three wheeler manufacturers in India. The company is well known for its RD product development process engineering and lowcost manufacturing skills. The company is the largest exporter of two and threewheelers in the country. The company has three overseas subsidiaries namely Bajaj Auto International Holdings BVPT Bajaj Indonesia and Bajaj Auto Thailand Ltd. On 29 November 1945 Bajaj Auto came into being under the name M/s Bachraj Trading Corporation Private Limited. In 1948 Bajaj Auto started selling imported two and threewheelers in India. In 1959 Bajaj Auto obtained licence from the Government of India to manufacture two and threewheelers. In the year 1960 Bajaj Auto became a public limited company. In the year 1970 Bajaj Auto rolled out its 100000th vehicle. In 1971 Bajaj Auto launched threewheeler goods carrier. In 1977 the company launched Rear Engine Autorickshaw. On 19 January 1984 the foundation stone was laid for Bajaj Autos new plant at Waluj Aurangabad. On 5 November 1985 Bajaj Auto commenced production at Waluj plant. In 1998 Bajaj Auto commenced production at its Chakan Pune plant. In November 2001 Bajaj Auto launched its premium bike Pulsar. In February 2003 Bajaj Auto launched Caliber115 in the executive motorcycle segment.Pursuant to the Scheme of Arrangement of Demerger Bajaj Holdings Investments Ltd BHIL erstwhile BAL was demerged into three undertakings with effect from the effective date viz. 20 February 2008. The holding company operated in the segments such as automotive insurance and investment and others. Considering the growth opportunities in the auto windenergy insurance and finance sectors the holding company demerged its activities into three separate entities each of which can focus on their core businesses and strengthen competencies.The auto business of the holding company along with all assets and liabilities pertaining thereto including investments in PT Bajaj Auto Indonesia and in a few vendor companies transferred to Bajaj Investment Holding Ltd BHIL. In addition a total of Rs 15000 million in cash and cash equivalents also transferred to Bajaj Investment Holding Ltd. As the part of the scheme Bajaj Holdings and Investment Ltd was renamed as Bajaj Auto Ltd BAL. The appointed date of this demerger was closing hours of business on March 31 2007.In April 9 2007 the company inaugurated their green field plant at Pantnagar in Uttarakhand. In the first year of operations the plant produced over 275000 vehicles. The companys vehicle assembly plant at Akurdi was shut down from September 3 2007 due to higher cost of production. In November 2007 Bajaj Auto International Holdings BV a wholly owned subsidiary company acquired 14.51 equity stake in KTM Power Sports AG of Austria Europes second largest sport motorcycle manufacturer for Rs 345 crore. During the year 200708 the company launched XCD 125 DTSSi and the Threewheeler Direct Injected auto rickshaw. The Chakan plant completed the cumulative production of over 2 million Pulsar. During the year 200910 the company expanded the production capacity of Motorised Two Three Wheelers by 300000 Nos to 4260000 Nos. The company launched Pulsar 220 F Pulsar 180 UG Pulsar 150 UG Pulsar 135 LS and Discover DTSsi in the market.During the year 201011 the company expanded the production capacity of Motorised Two Three Wheelers by 780000 Nos to 5040000 Nos. The company launched Avenger 220 DTSi KTM Duke 125 Discover 150 and Discover 125 in the market.The company plans to maintain the capacity of two and threewheelers at the current level of 5040000 numbers per annum during the year ending 31 March 2012. The 4 wheel vehicle development work is under progress and commercial launch of the first product from this platform is scheduled for 2012.In 2012 Bajaj Auto tied up with Japans Kawasaki in Indonesia. In 2013 the Company has introduced another variant of premium motorcycles under the BajajKTM joint venture namely Duke 390cc for a price of Rs 1.83 lakh. The company also received CII Design Excellence AwardIn 2014 Bajaj Auto bagged order in Sri Lanka Peoples Choice Bike of the Year CNBC TV18 Overdrive Awards. The Company has also received Bike of the Year BBC Topgear Awards.In 2015 Bajaj Auto has introduced the allnew Platina electric start 100 cc bike to the longdistance commuter.On 8 August 2017 Bajaj Auto and Triumph Motorcycles UK announced global partnership whereby Bajaj will gain access to the iconic Triumph brand and its great motorcycles enabling it to offer a wider range of motorcycles within its domestic market and other international markets.During the fiscal 2018 the companys Waluj Plant has clinched the National Energy Management Trophy 2017 for Excellent Energy Efficient Unit by Confederation of Indian IndustryCII. BALs Chakan and Pantnagar plants have received ISO 14001 certification for upgraded standard ISO 14001:2015 from ISO 14001:2008.In the FY 201819 BALs commercial vehicles and Pantnagar plants underwent a detailed twostage assessment for the Special Award by JIPM auditors. The auditors were appreciative of TPM methodology and the results achieved at both these plants. These plants were conferred with the Special Award for TPM Achievement.During the fiscal 2019 the company has launched Quadricycle QUTE was successfully in Kerala Gujarat Odisha and Rajasthan. Also the FY 2019 was marked by a record export2 million vehicles.In the FY 201920 BALs RD had introduced 18 new products / upgrades and notable new products includes CHETAK ELECTRIC SCOOTER KTM ADVENTURE 390. The RD has upgraded 23 motorcycle variants and 12 commercial vehicle variants in a seamless manner to BSVI during the last quarters of FY2020. During the fiscal 2020the company has received TPM Advance Special Award for its manufacturing plant at Chakan. Despite the lockdown in March 2020 the company has exported over 2.17 million vehicles. The FY2020 was a year of new product launches for KTM. The brand strengthened its presence in the 125cc premium sports bike with the launch of RC125.During FY2020 the company has incorporated Bajaj Auto Thailand Ltd as wholly owned subsidiary in Thailand to set up an International Business CentreIBC and a RD centre under this subsidiary.During the FY2020the companys exports were over 2 million units for the third year in a row.As on 31 March 2021the companys installed capacity is 6.33 million units per annum. Q1 of FY22 has been a challenging quarter the recovery over the past three quarters got undone with the second wave of COVID19 which again led to restrictions and full or partial lockdowns. This resulted in weaker domestic demand which was partially offset with strong exports across all major geographies.Bajaj Auto International Holdings BV BAIH BV a Netherlands based 100 subsidiary of Bajaj Auto Ltd held 47.99 stake in KTM AG. BAIH BV on 29 September 2021 swapped 46.5 stake in KTM AG for 49.9 stake in Pierer Bajaj AG.
OrganisationBajaj Auto Ltd