PTC INDIA LTD Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY19); Net Profit Down 26.7%
Wed, 14 Nov

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

PTC INDIA LTD Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Sep-17*
3
Jun-18*
3
Sep-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m52,89333,87145,35033.9%-14.3%
Other incomeRs m1,250317651105.2%-47.9%
TurnoverRs m54,14334,18846,00134.6%-15.0%
ExpensesRs m51,95732,92544,03233.7%-15.3%
Gross profitRs m9369451,31939.6%40.9%
DepreciationRs m7776.1%1.4%
InterestRs m53431155879.4%4.5%
Profit before taxRs m1,6459451,40548.7%-14.6%
TaxRs m34033044835.7%31.9%
Profit after taxRs m1,30561495755.7%-26.7%
Gross profit margin%1.82.82.9
Effective tax rate%20.735.031.9
Net profit margin%2.41.82.1
* 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 14.3% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were down by 15.3% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 40.9% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 2.9% in 2QFY19 as against 1.8% in 2QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges increased by 1.4% and finance costs increased by 4.5% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 47.9% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 26.7% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 2.4% in 2QFY18 to 2.1% in 2QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 33.9% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 33.7% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 39.6% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 2.9% in 2QFY19 as against 2.8% in 1QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 55.7% QoQ, while net profit margins increased from 1.8% in 1QFY18 to 2.1% in 2QFY19.

To see how PTC INDIA LTD has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

PTC INDIA LTD Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, PTC INDIA LTD share price has moved up from Rs 115.8 to Rs 79.7, registering a Loss of Rs 36.2 or around 31.2%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE POWER Index is trading at Rs 1,967.9 (up 0.7%). Over the last one year it has moved down from 2,260.7 to 1,967.9, a gain of 293 points (down 13.0%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 6.6% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 79.7, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of PTC INDIA LTD stands at 8.4 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 0.6 times.