HCL Infosystems Ltd
HCL Infosystems Ltd (HCL-INSYS)

HCL Infosystems Ltd (HCL-INSYS)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return-11.75 %
3 Month Return1.89 %
1 Year Return17.88 %

Company Financials

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Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

Rank 156
Rank 168
Rank 210
Dividend Yield
Rank 70
Rank 319
Price To Book Ratio
Rank 143
Debt To Asset
Rank 11

Company Information

HCL Infosystems Ltd is Indias premier information enabler and countrys leading ICT system integrator and distribution company. The company is among the leading players in all the segments comprising the domestic IT products solutions and related services which include PCs Servers Imaging Voice video solutions Networking Products TV and FM Broadcasting solutions Communication solutions System Integration ICT education training Digital lifestyle Solutions and Peripherals. They offer valueadded services in the key areas such as system integration networking consultancy and a wide range of support services.HCL Infosystems Ltd was incorporated in the year 1986 as HCL Ltd. In May 1986 the company took over Hindustan Computers Hindustan Reprographics Hindustan Instruments and Indian Computer Software Company. During the year 198788 HCL Employees Investment Co Ltd and HCL Finance Investment Ltd became the subsidiaries of the company.In April 1991 the computer entered into a joint venture agreement with HewlettPackard Company of USA to align the computer operations of both companies in India. During the year 199192 HewlettPackard Company acquired 26 equity stake in the company. Simultaneously the name of the company changed from HCL Ltd to HCL HewlettPackard Ltd.During the year 199394 the company launched the entire range of HP peripherals with tremendous success. They set up two Software Technology Park units one in Chennai Tamilnadu and the other in Noida Uttar Pradesh for software development and exports during the year 199495. Also they commissioned their second stateoftheart manufacturing facility at Sedrapet in Pondicherry during the year 199697.During the year 199798 the company acquired the business of HCL Infosolutions Ltd HCL Peripherals Ltd and the Customer Support activities of HCL Automation Ltd. During the year 19992000 the company formed their internet subsidiary namely HCL Infinet Ltd. Also they bagged some prestigious orders for highend systems from organizations such as Sahara India Western Air Command ICICI Mumbai Stock Exchange NIC CDOT Lucent Technologies ST Microelectronics EHPT Southern Railways Maharashtra Mantralaya Karnataka Electricity Board Kerala Treasuries Karnataka Treasuries EDCIL Canara Bank and Dena Bank.During the year 200001 the company bagged a major networking order from Indian Overseas Bank involving implementation of Wide Area Network in 11 cities covering 200 branches. The software service business including the overseas operations was demerged to HCL Technologies Limited from the appointed date of January 1 2003. The Technical Help Desk business of the wholly owned subsidiary company namely HCL Infinet Ltd was transferred to HCL Technologies BPO Ltd from January 1 2003. Also the office automation telecommunication business of the company was transferred to HCL Infinet Ltd from January 1 2003.During the year 200203 the company bagged large System Integration and hardware orders in Enterprise business from Vidyavahini Canara Bank SBI AP Transco NIC DACNET Ministry of Defence Dept. of Posts Sahara India Parivar Hindustan Aeronautics Asian Paints Sun Pharma BSNL ITI Indian Overseas Bank. They launched new products in enterprise security area namely HCL Infowall HCL SecuMon during the year. Also in the Peripherals business they launched a slew of new models new products that included CRT monitors TFT LCD monitors Multilingual keyboards Ethernet Switches Structured cabling components and Touch screen enabled information kiosks.During the year 200304 the company launched some new products which include Beanstalk with media center Infiniti Indic PC Infiniti Corporate PC Infiniti Orbital PC and Beanstalk NEO. The company also launched next generation Xeon processor based Infiniti Global Line server 2700 series. During the year the companys Infrastructure Services ISS wing has bagged good business from Banks Utility Services providers PSUs FMCG for IT security services and consultancy for Network design roll out and management Wide Area Network Facility Management Services and Data Center Solutions. Also they bagged orders from Tata Teleservices Federal Bank Central Depositary services for Infiniti Storage products.During the year 200405 the company introduced new products which include Konica Minolta printers LCD TVs and Audio Visual System Integration AVSI solutions. They launched Toshiba LCD TVs Ericsson range of solutions for Business conferencing Broadband and Mini Link Radio. They also launched endtoend solutions for IP telephony and Global IP VPN services. In the consumer PC front the company launched several new models which include EzeeBee PrideDuring the year the company commissioned and handover the countrys largest Internet backbone network to Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. Also they executed and handed over the School computerization project from the Department of School Education Government of Punjab.The networking business of the wholly owned subsidiary company HCL Infinet Ltd was demerged and transferred to Microcomp Ltd and the remaining Office Automation and Telecommunication business of HCL Infinet Ltd was amalgamated with the company with effect form April 1 2006. During the year 200506 the company in association with Nokia announced a longterm distribution strategy for developing the rapidly growing Indian mobile phones market. Also the company was awarded the Department of Electronics Telecommunications DET Corporate Award for Performance Excellence in the field of Computer TeleCommunication System.During the year 200607 Microcomp Ltd and Stelmac Engineering Pvt Ltd became the wholly owned subsidiaries of the company and the name of the Microcomp Ltd was changed to HCL Infinet Ltd. Stelmac Engineering Pvt Ltd was amalgamated with the company with effect from January 30 2008.In May 2008 the company acquired the entire share capital of Natural Technologies Pvt Ltd a company engaged in the business of providing banking software products solutions for a consideration of Rs 8.39 crore.The company is in the process of implementing the IT Infrastructure part of the Pan Africa project which will connect 53 African countries into one network providing electronic and knowledge connectivity to the African countries. In July 2008 the company made a tie up with Echelon Corporation of USA to bring Echelons Networked Energy Services advanced metering system to India.
OrganisationHCL Infosystems Ltd
HeadquartersNew Delhi
IndustryIT - Hardware