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DLF LTD Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Down 73.5%

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DLF LTD Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Down 73.5%
Wed, 23 May

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

DLF LTD Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Mar-17*
3
Dec-17*
3
Mar-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m22,25216,93713,777-18.7%-38.1%
Other incomeRs m2,8621,6154,683190.0%63.6%
TurnoverRs m25,11418,55218,459-0.5%-26.5%
ExpensesRs m15,1509,92413,91540.2%-8.1%
Gross profitRs m7,88692,7061,822-98.0%-76.9%
DepreciationRs m1,4021,780623-65.0%-55.6%
InterestRs m7,3838,5655,169-39.6%-30.0%
Profit before taxRs m1,96483,976712-99.2%-63.7%
TaxRs m53742,876334-99.2%-37.8%
Profit after taxRs m1,42741,100378-99.1%-73.5%
Gross profit margin%35.4547.413.2
Effective tax rate%27.451.147.0
Net profit margin%5.7221.52.0
* 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 38.1% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were down by 8.1% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 76.9% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 13.2% in 4QFY18 as against 35.4% in 4QFY17.
  • Depreciation charges and finance costs declined by 55.6% YoY and 30.0% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 63.6% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 73.5% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 5.7% in 4QFY17 to 2.0% in 4QFY18.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 18.7% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 40.2% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 98.0% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 13.2% in 4QFY18 as against 547.4% in 3QFY17.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 99.1% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 7.7% in 3QFY17 to 2.0% in 4QFY18.

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

DLF LTD Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, DLF LTD share price has moved up from Rs 197.7 to Rs 196.2, registering a Loss of Rs -1.5 or around 0.7%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE REALTY Index is trading at Rs 2,222.2 (down 1.3%). Over the last one year it has moved up from 1,965.6 to 2,222.2, a gain of 256.6 points (up 13.1%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is down 0.9% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 196.2, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of DLF LTD stands at 8.2 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 1.3 times.

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