HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Up 135.8%
Fri, 20 Jul

HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC has announced its results for the quarter ended March 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Mar-17*
3
Dec-17*
3
Mar-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m8,3268,5399,44210.6%13.4%
Other incomeRs m13335118238.3%-10.8%
TurnoverRs m8,4598,5749,56011.5%13.0%
ExpensesRs m7,9787,8278,69011.0%8.9%
Gross profitRs m2837137342.9%159.2%
DepreciationRs m6241422.9%-31.8%
InterestRs m97165122-26.0%25.1%
Profit before taxRs m25754268826.9%168.0%
TaxRs m88810115.1%1225.0%
Profit after taxRs m24945558829.2%135.8%
Gross profit margin%3.48.37.8
Effective tax rate%3.016.114.6
Net profit margin%2.95.36.1
* 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 13.4% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 8.9% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 159.2% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 7.8% in 4QFY18 as against 3.4% in 4QFY17.
  • Depreciation charges and finance costs declined by 31.8% YoY and 25.1% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 10.8% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 135.8% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter increased from 2.9% in 4QFY17 to 6.1% in 4QFY18.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 10.6% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 11.0% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 2.9% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 7.8% in 4QFY18 as against 8.3% in 3QFY17.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 29.2% QoQ, while net profit margins increased from 5.3% in 3QFY17 to 6.1% in 4QFY18.

To see how HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC share price has moved up from Rs 16.3 to Rs 25.3, registering a Gain of Rs 9.0 or around 55.1%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE TECK Index is trading at Rs 7,346.6 (up 1.2%). Over the last one year it has moved up from 5,776.2 to 7,346.6, a gain of 1,570.4 points (up 27.2%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 0.2% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 25.3, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of HIMACHAL FUTURISTIC stands at 20.2 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 3.2 times.