Satyam Computer has registered a whopping 118% growth in profits to Rs 669 m (year on year) on revenues of Rs 2.6 bn in 2QFY01. Profit after tax of the company excluding extra ordinary adjustment increased by 33% on quarter on quarter basis.
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Other Income of Rs 114 m includes an amount of Rs 94 m from gains due to foreign currency fluctuation. The company's operating margins declined by 40 basis points in the current quarter to 34.9%. However reduction in the interest cost and depreciation charge pushed up the net margins of the company.
At the current market price of Rs 469, Satyam is trading at P/E ratio of 56 times its first half FY01 annualised earnings.
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