PRISM JOHNSON Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY19); Net Profit Up 129.5%
Mon, 5 Nov

PRISM JOHNSON has announced its results for the quarter ended September 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

PRISM JOHNSON Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Sep-17*
3
Jun-18*
3
Sep-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m11,65214,97713,353-10.8%14.6%
Other incomeRs m18232121279.2%-33.6%
TurnoverRs m11,83415,00913,473-10.2%13.9%
ExpensesRs m11,24813,16812,550-4.7%11.6%
Gross profitRs m4041,809803-55.6%98.9%
DepreciationRs m3603763852.3%6.8%
InterestRs m464448436-2.7%-6.1%
Profit before taxRs m-2391,017103-89.8%
TaxRs m031533-89.5%0.0%
Profit after taxRs m-23970270-90.0%
Gross profit margin%3.512.16.0
Effective tax rate%0.031.031.9
Net profit margin%-2.04.70.5
* 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 grew 14.6% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 11.6% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 98.9% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 6.0% in 2QFY19 as against 3.5% in 2QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges increased by 6.8% and finance costs declined by 6.1% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 33.6% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 129.5% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter increased from -2.0% in 2QFY18 to 0.5% in 2QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 10.8% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were down by 4.7% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 55.6% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 6.0% in 2QFY19 as against 12.1% in 1QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 90.0% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 4.7% in 1QFY18 to 0.5% in 2QFY19.

To see how PRISM JOHNSON has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

PRISM JOHNSON Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, PRISM JOHNSON share price has moved up from Rs 121.5 to Rs 88.5, registering a Loss of Rs 33.0 or around 27.1%.

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 3.9% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 88.5, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of PRISM JOHNSON stands at 28.8 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 4.3 times.