NALCO Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY22); Net Profit Up 1991.0%
Mon, 9 Aug

NALCO has announced its results for the quarter ended June 2021. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

NALCO Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Jun-20*
3
Mar-21*
3
Jun-21*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m13,80628,21524,746-12.3%79.2%
Other incomeRs m333530317-40.1%-4.7%
TurnoverRs m14,13928,74525,063-12.8%77.3%
ExpensesRs m12,51618,77518,9380.9%51.3%
Gross profitRs m1,2919,4405,808-38.5%350.0%
DepreciationRs m1,3591,5711,491-5.0%9.7%
InterestRs m1817183.5%-1.1%
Profit before taxRs m2478,3824,616-44.9%1771.1%
TaxRs m80-9741,1391316.4%
Profit after taxRs m1669,3563,477-62.8%1991.0%
Gross profit margin%9.333.523.5
Effective tax rate%32.6-11.624.7
Net profit margin%1.232.613.9
* Results Consolidated
Interim results exclude extraordinary / exceptional items
Source: Accord Fintech, Equitymaster


Year-on-Year Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 79.2% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 51.3% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 350.0% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 23.5% in 1QFY22 as against 9.3% in 1QFY21.
  • Depreciation charges increased by 9.7% and finance costs declined by 1.1% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 4.7% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 1991.0% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter increased from 1.2% in 1QFY21 to 13.9% in 1QFY22.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 12.3% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 0.9% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 38.5% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 23.5% in 1QFY22 as against 33.5% in 4QFY21.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 62.8% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 32.5% in 4QFY21 to 13.9% in 1QFY22.

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NALCO Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, NALCO share price has moved up from Rs 34.9 to Rs 83.2, registering a Gain of Rs 48.3 or around 138.4%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE METAL Index is trading at Rs 20,824.9 (down 1.5%). Over the last one year it has moved up from 8,439.4 to 20,824.9, a gain of 12,385 points (up 146.8%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 44.4% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 83.2, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of NALCO stands at 9.5 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 1.6 times.