KESORAM IND Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Up 112.3%
Fri, 20 Jul

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

KESORAM IND Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Mar-17*
3
Dec-17*
3
Mar-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m11,0368,8309,85311.6%-10.7%
Other incomeRs m5461,582326-79.4%-40.3%
TurnoverRs m11,58210,41210,179-2.2%-12.1%
ExpensesRs m11,3849,09410,23512.5%-10.1%
Gross profitRs m-469-678-382
DepreciationRs m25128534420.8%37.0%
InterestRs m5941,0511,20214.3%102.3%
Profit before taxRs m-769-432-1,602
TaxRs m-240-200.0%
Profit after taxRs m-745-432-1,582
Gross profit margin%-4.3-7.7-3.9
Effective tax rate%3.10.01.2
Net profit margin%-6.4-4.1-15.5
* 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 fell 10.7% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were down by 10.1% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 18.6% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins remained same and stood at 3.9% in 4QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges and finance costs increased by 37.0% YoY and 102.3% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 40.3% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 112.3% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from -6.4% in 4QFY17 to 15.5% in 4QFY18.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 11.6% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 12.5% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 43.7% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 3.9% in 4QFY18 as against 7.7% in 3QFY17.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 266.4% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 4.1% in 3QFY17 to 15.5% in 4QFY18.

To see how KESORAM IND has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

KESORAM IND Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, KESORAM IND share price has moved up from Rs 142.9 to Rs 72.6, registering a Loss of Rs -70.4 or around 49.2%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 0.5% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 72.6, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of KESORAM IND stands at NM times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 2.7 times.