Hamilton Lane Incorporated (HLNE)’s Financial Results Comparing With The India Fund Inc. (NYSE:IFN)

This is a contrast between Hamilton Lane Incorporated (NASDAQ:HLNE) and The India Fund Inc. (NYSE:IFN) based on their institutional ownership, profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation. The two companies are Asset Management and they also compete with each other.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 262.80M 9.83 39.02M 1.73 27.11
The India Fund Inc. 8.98M 66.38 35.74M 2.00 10.22

In table 1 we can see Hamilton Lane Incorporated and The India Fund Inc.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation. The India Fund Inc. appears to has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Hamilton Lane Incorporated. The business that Currently has a higher price-to-earnings ratio is considered the more expensive of the two businesses. Hamilton Lane Incorporated’s presently higher price-to-earnings ratio means it is more expensive than The India Fund Inc.


Table 2 provides us the net margins, return on assets and return on equity of both companies.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 14.85% 42.5% 11.8%
The India Fund Inc. -398.00% 0% 0%


Hamilton Lane Incorporated pays out $0.81 per share annually while its annual dividend yield is 1.73%. Meanhile, The India Fund Inc.’s yearly dividend is $2.8 per share and 13.09% dividend yield.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

The shares of both Hamilton Lane Incorporated and The India Fund Inc. are owned by institutional investors at 88.3% and 31.89% respectively. Hamilton Lane Incorporated’s share owned by insiders are 11.9%.


In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Hamilton Lane Incorporated 3.85% 29.36% 23.47% -3.32% 34.67% 26.81%
The India Fund Inc. -0.63% -0.39% 1.53% -12.67% -13.22% 0.94%

For the past year Hamilton Lane Incorporated has stronger performance than The India Fund Inc.


Hamilton Lane Incorporated beats on 10 of the 14 factors The India Fund Inc.

Hamilton Lane Incorporated is an investment firm specializing in direct and fund of fund investments. It provides following services: separate accounts (customized to each individual client and structured as single client vehicles); specialized strategies (fund-of-funds, secondaries, co-investments, taft-hartley, distribution management); advisory relationships (including due diligence, strategic portfolio planning, monitoring and reporting services); and reporting and analytics solutions. For direct investments, the firm invests in mid and late venture, mature companies, growth equity, distressed debt, turnarounds, bridge financing, mezzanine financing, and buyouts in middle market companies. For fund of fund investments, it invests in mezzanine, venture capital, private equity, turnaround, secondary investments, and special situation funds. The firm invests in real estate investments. It invests in private equity markets in North America, Latin America, United States, Western Europe, Middle East, Africa, United Kingdom, Asia, Japan, and Australia. Hamilton Lane Incorporated was founded in 1991 and is based in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania with additional thirteen offices across Europe, North America, and Asia.