ATUL AUTO Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY19); Net Profit Up 32.0%
Wed, 8 Aug

ATUL AUTO has announced its results for the quarter ended June 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

ATUL AUTO Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Jun-17*
3
Mar-18*
3
Jun-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m1,2991,5061,373-8.8%5.7%
Other incomeRs m51024148.0%367.3%
TurnoverRs m1,3041,5161,397-7.8%7.2%
ExpensesRs m1,1781,3251,225-7.6%4.0%
Gross profitRs m121181148-17.8%22.7%
DepreciationRs m1313131.5%3.9%
InterestRs m11250.0%80.0%
Profit before taxRs m112176158-10.5%40.4%
TaxRs m345954-7.8%59.5%
Profit after taxRs m78117103-11.8%32.0%
Gross profit margin%9.312.010.8
Effective tax rate%30.433.534.5
Net profit margin%6.07.77.4
* 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 grew 5.7% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 4.0% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 22.7% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 10.8% in 1QFY19 as against 9.3% in 1QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges and finance costs increased by 3.9% YoY and 80.0% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 367.3% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 32.0% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter increased from 6.0% in 1QFY18 to 7.4% in 1QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 8.8% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were down by 7.6% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 17.8% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 10.8% in 1QFY19 as against 12.0% in 4QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 11.8% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 7.7% in 4QFY18 to 7.4% in 1QFY19.

To see how ATUL AUTO has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

ATUL AUTO Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, ATUL AUTO share price has moved up from Rs 428.5 to Rs 417.9, registering a Loss of Rs 10.7 or around 2.5%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE AUTO Index is trading at Rs 24,294.8 (up 0.2%). Over the last one year it has moved down from 24,739.8 to 24,294.8, a gain of 445 points (down 1.8%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 0.4% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 417.9, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of ATUL AUTO stands at 18.8 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 5.1 times.