ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Down 94.9%
Fri, 22 Feb

ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) has announced its results for the quarter ended December 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Dec-17*
3
Sep-18*
3
Dec-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m77664975115.6%-3.3%
Other incomeRs m1734020-50.9%-88.7%
TurnoverRs m94968977011.8%-18.8%
ExpensesRs m5184945174.7%-0.1%
Gross profitRs m25815523450.6%-9.6%
DepreciationRs m484946-5.0%-3.5%
InterestRs m169357177-50.4%4.6%
Profit before taxRs m214-21130-86.1%
TaxRs m66-4022-66.3%
Profit after taxRs m148-1718-94.9%
Gross profit margin%33.323.931.1
Effective tax rate%30.918.974.6
Net profit margin%15.6-24.81.0
* Results Consolidated
Interim results exclude extraordinary / exceptional items
Source: Company Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


Year-on-Year Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 3.3% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were down by 0.1% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 9.6% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 31.1% in 3QFY19 as against 33.3% in 3QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges declined by 3.5% and finance costs increased by 4.6% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 88.7% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 94.9% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 15.6% in 3QFY18 to 1.0% in 3QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 15.6% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 4.7% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 50.6% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 31.1% in 3QFY19 as against 23.9% in 2QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 104.4% QoQ, while net profit margins increased from -24.8% in 2QFY18 to 1.0% in 3QFY19.

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ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) share price has moved up from Rs 262.9 to Rs 141.0, registering a Loss of Rs 121.9 or around 46.4%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 6.0% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 141.0, the price to book value (P/BV) ratio of ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) stands at 0.4 times.