CHOLAMANDALAM INVEST. Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 21.7%
Fri, 1 Feb

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

CHOLAMANDALAM INVEST. Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Dec-17*
3
Sep-18*
3
Dec-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m14,04316,75718,3079.2%30.4%
Other incomeRs m11110.0%57.1%
TurnoverRs m14,04416,75818,3089.2%30.4%
ExpensesRs m4,2093,3973,96116.6%-5.9%
Gross profitRs m9,83913,36114,3467.4%45.8%
DepreciationRs m13812815118.1%9.5%
InterestRs m5,8968,6399,56110.7%62.2%
Profit before taxRs m3,8064,5954,6350.9%21.8%
TaxRs m1,3041,5491,5912.8%22.0%
Profit after taxRs m2,5023,0473,044-0.1%21.7%
Gross profit margin%70.179.778.4
Effective tax rate%34.333.734.3
Net profit margin%17.818.216.6
* 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 30.4% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were down by 5.9% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 45.8% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 78.4% in 3QFY19 as against 70.1% in 3QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges increased by 9.5% and finance costs increased by 62.2% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 57.1% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 21.7% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 17.8% in 3QFY18 to 16.6% in 3QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 9.2% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 16.6% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 7.4% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 78.4% in 3QFY19 as against 79.7% in 2QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 0.1% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 18.2% in 2QFY18 to 16.6% in 3QFY19.

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CHOLAMANDALAM INVEST. Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, CHOLAMANDALAM INVEST. share price has moved up from Rs 1,330.9 to Rs 1,210.0, registering a Loss of Rs 120.9 or around 9.1%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 1.2% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 1,210.0, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of CHOLAMANDALAM INVEST. stands at 14.7 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 7.6 times.