Feb 14, 2013, 10.37 PM | Source: Reuters
Mahindra & Mahindra will raise its holding in Ssangyong Motor Co to 72.85 percent in a 80 billion Korean won investment, the South Korean carmaker said in a statement on Thursday.
Mahindra, India's biggest sports utility vehicle manufacturer, will subscribe to preferential shares issued by Ssangyong to facilitate new product development and strengthen the South Korean company's financials.
The payment is expected to be made on May 22.
Mahindra, the flagship company of the USD 15.9 billion Mahindra Group, bought a controlling stake in the carmaker in March 2011.
M&M stock price
On May 30, 2016, Mahindra and Mahindra closed at Rs 1331.80, down Rs 3.35, or 0.25 percent. The 52-week high of the share was Rs 1441.45 and the 52-week low was Rs 1092.00.
The company's trailing 12-month (TTM) EPS was at Rs 50.46 per share as per the quarter ended December 2015. The stock's price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio was 26.39. The latest book value of the company is Rs 310.09 per share. At current value, the price-to-book value of the company is 4.29.