KANSAI NEROLAC Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Down 9.9%
Wed, 30 Jan

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

KANSAI NEROLAC Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Dec-17*
3
Sep-18*
3
Dec-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m11,45012,86313,4364.5%17.3%
Other incomeRs m19821626924.2%35.9%
TurnoverRs m11,64813,07913,7054.8%17.7%
ExpensesRs m9,52810,98911,7376.8%23.2%
Gross profitRs m1,9221,8731,700-9.3%-11.6%
DepreciationRs m1942312351.9%21.4%
InterestRs m0000.0%0.0%
Profit before taxRs m1,9261,8591,733-6.8%-10.0%
TaxRs m675639606-5.1%-10.2%
Profit after taxRs m1,2521,2201,127-7.6%-9.9%
Gross profit margin%16.814.612.6
Effective tax rate%35.034.435.0
Net profit margin%10.79.38.2
* 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 17.3% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 23.2% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 11.6% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 12.6% in 3QFY19 as against 16.8% in 3QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges increased by 21.4% and finance costs increased by 0.0% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 35.9% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 9.9% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 10.7% in 3QFY18 to 8.2% in 3QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 4.5% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 6.8% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 9.3% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 12.6% in 3QFY19 as against 14.6% in 2QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 7.6% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 9.3% in 2QFY18 to 8.2% in 3QFY19.

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KANSAI NEROLAC Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, KANSAI NEROLAC share price has moved up from Rs 482.7 to Rs 427.8, registering a Loss of Rs 54.9 or around 11.4%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is down 1.9% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 427.8, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of KANSAI NEROLAC stands at 48.0 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 7.4 times.