Top 10 Microfinance With Highest Earnings Per Share (EPS)

February 21, 2021 | Investopaper

The microfinance companies have provided investors with healthy returns. This is why investors prefer to invest in the shares of microfinance. The likes of Chhimek and Nirdhan Utthan Laghubitta have consistently given above-average returns (including lucrative bonus shares) to the investors. Microfinance stocks are priced higher than stocks of other banking sectors because they have a high return on capital.

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Based on the unaudited second quarterly report of the fiscal year 2077/78, here we have ranked the ten top microfinance companies on the basis of Earnings Per Share (EPS). EPS is calculated by dividing the net profit with the total number of shares of the company. We have annualized the Earnings Per Share for the ease in comparison.

Note: We have included only those microfinance listed on Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE).

National Microfinance Laghubitta (NMFBS) remains at the top with an impressive Rs 101.62 as the EPS. Likewise, Forward Microfinance Laghubitta (FOWAD) and Swadeshi Laghubitta (SDESI) are at the second and third position with Rs 89.93 and Rs 87.12 EPS respectively.

The table below shows the top ten microfinance companies with the highest Earnings Per Share (EPS).

10 Microfinance With Highest Earnings Per Share (EPS) -Based On Q2 Report, FY 2077/78

Rank Microfinance Earnings Per Share, EPS (In ‘Rs’)
1 National Microfinance Laghubitta 101.62
2 Forward  Microfinance Laghubitta 89.93
3 Swadeshi Laghubitta 87.12
4 Global IME Laghubitta 73.12
5 Janautthan Samudayik Laghubitta 69.3
6 Chhimek Laghubitta 67.26
7 Deprosc Laghubitta 64.44
8 Unnati Sahakarya Laghubitta 63.18
9 Swabhimaan Laghubitta 60.94
10 Laxmi Laghubitta 56.49

Source: Second Quarterly Report, FY 2077/78

Note: Since, the above figures of EPS are based on the unaudited second quarterly report of the fiscal year 2077/78, it may change at the end of the fiscal year after the final audit.

Microfinance With Highest Earnings Per Share (EPS) In FY 2076/77

The table below presents the microfinance with the highest Earnings Per Share from the previous fiscal year 2076/77.

Rank Microfinance Companies Stock Symbol Type Earnings Per Share (EPS)
1 Sana Kisan Bikas Laghubitta SKBBL Wholesale 54.81
2 Forward Community Laghubitta FOWAD Retail 50.18
3 Swabalamban Laghubitta SWBBL Retail 44.95
4 Chhimek Laghubitta CBBL Retail 43.23
5 RMDC Laghubitta RMDC Wholesale 31.71
6 Sparsha Laghubitta SPARS Retail 30.74
7 National Microfinance NMFBS Retail 30.27
8 Global IME Laghubitta GILB Retail 30.03
9 Swabhimaan Laghubitta SMFBS Retail 28.38
10 Janautthan Samudayik Laghubitta JSLBB Retail 28.27

Note: The above figures are based on the unaudited fourth quarter report of the fiscal year 2076/77. After the audit, the number along with ranking may vary. 

Which microfinance stocks would you like to buy? Analyze the table above and make the decision yourself. Feel free to share your views in the comment section.

Disclaimer: Investment is subject to market risks. Investors are advised to take other things in consideration along with this while making the actual investment decision. 

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One thought on “Top 10 Microfinance With Highest Earnings Per Share (EPS)

  • May 8, 2019 at 11:20 am

    FOWOD list out vya xa ta EPS 100 above xa ta


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