BHARTI INFRATEL Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 63.9%
Fri, 25 Jan

BHARTI INFRATEL has announced its results for the quarter ended December 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

BHARTI INFRATEL Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Dec-17*
3
Sep-18*
3
Dec-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m16,96317,20217,3320.8%2.2%
Other incomeRs m20020226330.2%31.5%
TurnoverRs m17,16317,40417,5951.1%2.5%
ExpensesRs m8,9868,3999,1178.5%1.5%
Gross profitRs m7,9778,8038,215-6.7%3.0%
DepreciationRs m2,9282,6972,646-1.9%-9.6%
InterestRs m123111-1,188-1170.3%-1065.9%
Profit before taxRs m5,1266,1977,02013.3%36.9%
TaxRs m2,4982,5892,7134.8%8.6%
Profit after taxRs m2,6283,6084,30719.4%63.9%
Gross profit margin%47.051.247.4
Effective tax rate%48.741.838.6
Net profit margin%15.320.724.5
* 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 2.2% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 1.5% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 3.0% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins remained same and stood at 47.4% in 3QFY19.
  • Depreciation charges declined by 9.6% and finance costs declined by 1065.9% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 31.5% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 63.9% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter increased from 15.3% in 3QFY18 to 24.5% in 3QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 0.8% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 8.5% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 6.7% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 47.4% in 3QFY19 as against 51.2% in 2QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 19.4% QoQ, while net profit margins increased from 20.7% in 2QFY18 to 24.5% in 3QFY19.

To see how BHARTI INFRATEL has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

BHARTI INFRATEL Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, BHARTI INFRATEL share price has moved up from Rs 343.8 to Rs 276.7, registering a Loss of Rs 67.2 or around 19.5%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE TECK Index is trading at Rs 7,348.8 (up 0.5%). Over the last one year it has moved up from 6,898.5 to 7,348.8, a gain of 450 points (up 6.5%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 0.6% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 276.7, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of BHARTI INFRATEL stands at 30.0 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 3.0 times.