ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Down 111.5%
Fri, 20 Jul

ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) has announced its results for the quarter ended March 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Mar-17*
3
Dec-17*
3
Mar-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m694776770-0.8%11.0%
Other incomeRs m3517349-71.5%42.5%
TurnoverRs m729949819-13.6%12.5%
ExpensesRs m271518479-7.4%77.2%
Gross profitRs m42425829112.5%-31.4%
DepreciationRs m4948515.4%3.1%
InterestRs m17616931686.6%79.1%
Profit before taxRs m233214-26-112.3%-111.3%
TaxRs m7766-8-112.8%-111.0%
Profit after taxRs m156148-18-112.1%-111.5%
Gross profit margin%61.033.337.8
Effective tax rate%33.130.932.0
Net profit margin%21.415.6-2.2
* 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 11.0% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 77.2% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 31.4% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 37.8% in 4QFY18 as against 61.0% in 4QFY17.
  • Depreciation charges and finance costs increased by 3.1% YoY and 79.1% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 42.5% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 111.5% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 21.4% in 4QFY17 to 2.2% in 4QFY18.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 0.8% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were down by 7.4% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 12.5% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 37.8% in 4QFY18 as against 33.3% in 3QFY17.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 112.1% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 15.6% in 3QFY17 to 2.2% in 4QFY18.

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ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) share price has moved up from Rs 129.7 to Rs 225.6, registering a Gain of Rs 95.9 or around 73.9%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 0.4% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 225.6, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of ASIAN HOTELS (NORTH) stands at NM times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 0.6 times.