ZYDUS WELLNESS Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 11.8%
Wed, 13 Feb

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

ZYDUS WELLNESS Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Dec-17*
3
Sep-18*
3
Dec-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m1,3241,3821,4545.2%9.8%
Other incomeRs m881021042.2%18.0%
TurnoverRs m1,4121,4841,5585.0%10.3%
ExpensesRs m9929971,0778.0%8.6%
Gross profitRs m326378377-0.1%15.8%
DepreciationRs m2321210.5%-10.3%
InterestRs m4550.0%7.0%
Profit before taxRs m3864544560.4%18.0%
TaxRs m25405228.7%108.1%
Profit after taxRs m362414404-2.4%11.8%
Gross profit margin%24.627.325.9
Effective tax rate%6.48.811.3
Net profit margin%25.627.925.9
* 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 9.8% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 8.6% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 15.8% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 25.9% in 3QFY19 as against 24.6% in 3QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges declined by 10.3% and finance costs increased by 7.0% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 18.0% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 11.8% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter increased from 25.6% in 3QFY18 to 25.9% in 3QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 5.2% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 8.0% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 0.1% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 25.9% in 3QFY19 as against 27.3% in 2QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 2.4% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 27.9% in 2QFY18 to 25.9% in 3QFY19.

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ZYDUS WELLNESS Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, ZYDUS WELLNESS share price has moved up from Rs 1,136.4 to Rs 1,279.0, registering a Gain of Rs 142.6 or around 12.5%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 5.7% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 1,279.0, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of ZYDUS WELLNESS stands at 34.8 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 7.2 times.