Simens Ltd a 172 years old 100% debt free company is a subsiday of Siemens Aktiengesellschaft a German multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Berlin and Munich and the largest industrial manufacturing company in Europe. It has operations in around 190 countries and approximately 285 production and manufacturing facilities and has around 372,000 employees with global revenue of around €83 billion. The parent company Siemens Aktiengesellschaftof Simens Ltd is a component of theEuro Stoxx 50stock market index.
Siemens & Halske(Prvious name) was founded by Werner von Siemens and Johann Georg Halske on 12 October 1847. Based on the telegraph, their invention used a needle to point to the sequence of letters, instead of using Morse code.
Siemens Limited focuses on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. It is one of the leading producers of technologies for combined cycle turbines for power generation; power transmission and distribution solutions; infrastructure solutions for Smart Cities and transportation; automation and software solutions for industry, and also supplier of healthcare equipments. Siemens Limited has 21 factories located across India and a nation-wide sales and service network.
Siemens has maintained steady Compounded Sales growth of 2% and 6% over 3 and 5 years period while the Compounded profit Growth over the same period stands at 12% and 38% respectively. Apart from that company is completely debt free and has huge cash Reserves in Cash & equivalents equal to 3570 Cr Rs.
Companies with strong Parent/Foreign Holding comapnies or Multinational Companies trade at extreme premium Valuations. Normally current valuations may seem too expensive to some investors, however for all those who feel this way should try to accumulate this stock on Dips.
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