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Gujarat Gas: Volume up-tick…
Feb 26, 2007

Gujarat Gas has declared its results for the fourth quarter and year ending December 2006. The company’s operating income registered a growth of 37% YoY and 30% YoY during 4QCY06 and CY06 respectively. However, operating margins were under pressure, for both the periods under consideration due hike in the natural gas prices. Lower income from services has also hurt the company’s performance. As a consequence, bottomline registered a decline of 11% YoY in CY06, while the same registered a growth of 28% YoY in 4QCY06.

Consolidated financial snapshot…
(Rs m) 4QCY05 4QCY06 Change CY05 CY06 Change
Net sales 1,911 2,656 39.0% 6,973 9,365 34.3%
Income from services 91 80 -12.5% 495 320 -35.3%
Total operating income 2,002 2,736 36.7% 7,468 9,685 29.7%
Expenditure 1,730 2,401 38.8% 5,994 8,193 36.7%
Operating profit (EBDITA) 272 335 23.1% 1,475 1,492 1.2%
EBDITA margin (%) 13.6% 12.2%   19.7% 15.4%  
Other income 50 39 -21.6% 156 161 3.1%
Interest 28 2 -92.3% 29 22 -24.6%
Depreciation 98 87 -11.2% 274 319 16.5%
Profit before tax and extraordinary income 196 285 45.3% 1,328 1,313 -1.2%
Extraordinary income - -   127 -  
Profit before tax 196 285 45.3% 1,455 1,313 -9.8%
Tax 60 105 75.6% 467 431 -7.7%
Profit after tax 136 180 32.1% 988 882 -10.8%
Minority interest 3.9 2.8 -28.5% 7 6 -
Preference dividend - 7.7   - 7.7  
Net income 132.3 169.5 28.1% 981 867 -11.6%
Net profit margin (%) 6.8% 6.6%   13.2% 9.1%  
No. of shares (m) 12.8 12.8   12.8 12.8  
Diluted earnings per share (Rs) 10.3 13.2   76.5 67.6 4.6%
Price to earnings ratio (x)*         19.5  

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