BOSCH Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY20); Net Profit Down 80.3%
Wed, 27 May

BOSCH has announced its results for the quarter ended March 2020. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

BOSCH Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Mar-19*
3
Dec-19*
3
Mar-20*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m27,49225,36622,369-11.8%-18.6%
Other incomeRs m1,6251,3991,4040.3%-13.6%
TurnoverRs m29,11726,76623,773-11.2%-18.4%
ExpensesRs m22,32722,16418,955-14.5%-15.1%
Gross profitRs m5,1651,128444-60.6%-91.4%
DepreciationRs m1,1441,0981,1585.4%1.3%
InterestRs m31294969.3%56.4%
Profit before taxRs m5,6151,400641-54.2%-88.6%
TaxRs m1,498206-170-182.8%-111.4%
Profit after taxRs m4,1171,194811-32.0%-80.3%
Gross profit margin%18.84.42.0
Effective tax rate%26.714.7-26.6
Net profit margin%14.14.53.4
* 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 18.6% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were down by 15.1% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 91.4% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 2.0% in 4QFY20 as against 18.8% in 4QFY19.
  • Depreciation charges increased by 1.3% and finance costs increased by 56.4% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 13.6% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 80.3% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 14.1% in 4QFY19 to 3.4% in 4QFY20.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 11.8% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were down by 14.5% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 60.6% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 2.0% in 4QFY20 as against 4.4% in 3QFY19.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 32.0% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 4.5% in 3QFY19 to 3.4% in 4QFY20.

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BOSCH Share Price Performance

Over the last one year,BOSCH share price has moved down from Rs 16,907.7 to Rs 9,340.0, registering a Loss of Rs 7,567.7 or around 44.8%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is down 22.2% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 9,340.0, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of BOSCH stands at 39.2 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 3.1 times.