Colour Chem: Operating margins under pressure - Views on News from Equitymaster

Helping You Build Wealth With Honest Research
Since 1996. Try Now

  • MyStocks

MEMBER'S LOGINX

     
Login Failure
   
     
   
     
 
 
 
(Please do not use this option on a public machine)
 
     
 
 
 
  Sign Up | Forgot Password?  

Colour Chem: Operating margins under pressure

May 26, 2000

Colour Chem has reported disappointing results for FY 2000. While the turnover has staganted operating margins have declined. The net profits have increased primarily due to the fact that last year the company gave a VRS to 443 persons and wrote off Rs 270 m in the income statement.The continuing slowdown in industrial production has affected both the topline and the operating profit growth of Colour Chemicals. While life sciences contribute around 40% to the turnover of the company, pigments contribute another 35%. Around 25% of the turnover is contributed by the textile, leather and paper chemicals division. All divisions have to some extent been affected the industrial slowdown.

(Rs m)FY1999FY2000Change
Sales 2,963 2,951 -0.4%
Other Income 148 189 27.3%
Expenditure 2,618 2,662 1.7%
Operating Profit (EBDIT) 345 288 -16.4%
Operating Profit Margin (%)11.6%9.8% 
Interest 83 75 -9.6%
Depreciation 113 120 6.3%
Profit before Tax 297 282 -5.1%
Other Adjustments (270)  
Tax 23 70 204.3%
Profit after Tax/(Loss) 4 212 5616.2%
Net profit margin (%)0.1%7.2% 
Earnings per share 19.7 60.1  

The stock quotes at Rs 1505 (face value: Rs 100) at an earning multiple of 25 times.

Equitymaster requests your view! Post a comment on "Colour Chem: Operating margins under pressure". Click here!

  

More Views on News

CLARIANT CHEMICALS 2020-21 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Oct 28, 2021 | Updated on Oct 28, 2021

Here's an analysis of the annual report of CLARIANT CHEMICALS for 2020-21. It includes a full income statement, balance sheet and cash flow analysis of CLARIANT CHEMICALS. Also includes updates on the valuation of CLARIANT CHEMICALS.

Ami Organics Stock Makes Impressive Debut on Bourses. Lists at 49% Premium (Views On News)

Sep 14, 2021

Shares of Ami Organics makes a strong debut on the stock exchange. Did you bid for the IPO?

Chemplast Sanmar Makes Flat Debut as IPO Frenzy Fizzles Out (Views On News)

Aug 24, 2021

The grey market had indicated a flat listing for shares of Chemplast Sanmar ahead of its debut.

Understanding Aarti Industries' Demerger (Views On News)

Aug 20, 2021

Will the pharma unit's demerger unlock value for shareholders?

What Next for Devyani, Zomato, & Tatva Chintan Pharma After Stellar IPO Gains? (Views On News)

Aug 20, 2021

What's the outlook for Devyani, Zomato, and Tatva Chintan Pharma after robust listings?

More Views on News

Most Popular

Infosys vs TCS: Which is Better? (Views On News)

Nov 26, 2021

In the post pandemic era, the top two IT companies in India are fighting to capture the growing demand for IT.

This Multibagger Stock Zooms 20% After Dolly Khanna Buys Stake (Views On News)

Nov 24, 2021

Shares of this edible oil company zoomed over 50% in three days after ace investor bought around 1% stake.

How to Hit Rs 100 Crore Wealth in Your Lifetime (Equitymaster Wealth)

Nov 15, 2021

This is how you can achieve the ambitious goal of a net worth of Rs 100 crore.

Don't Sell these Stocks if the Market Falls (Profit Hunter)

Nov 17, 2021

These are the 3 types of stocks that you should not sell in a market crash.

MobiKwik IPO Opens for Subscription Soon. Key Things to Know Before Subscribing. (Views On News)

Nov 20, 2021

The Rs 19 bn issue is set to hit the market soon.

More

Become A Smarter Investor
In Just 5 Minutes

Multibagger Stock Guide 2022
Get our special report Multibagger Stocks Guide (2022 Edition) Now!
We will never sell or rent your email id.
Please read our Terms

CLARIANT CHEMICALS SHARE PRICE


Nov 26, 2021 (Close)

TRACK CLARIANT CHEMICALS

  • Track your investment in CLARIANT CHEMICALS with Equitymaster's Portfolio Tracker. Set live price alerts, get research alerts and more. Get access now...
  • Add To MyStocks

MORE ON CLARIANT CHEMICALS

CLARIANT CHEMICALS - GARODIA CHEMICALS COMPARISON

COMPARE CLARIANT CHEMICALS WITH

MARKET STATS