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GHCL LTD. vs BASF INDIA - Comparison Results

GHCL LTD.    Change

Gujarat Heavy Chemicals Ltd. (GHCL), is into manufacture of di-sodium carbonate (soda ash), dense ash and marine salt. The company ended FY98 with its highest ever production of soda ash at 403 thousand tonnes. Production of salt was also at an all t... More

BASF INDIA 
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BASF India - subsidiary of chemical giant BASF AG, operates in Plastic and Fibers, Agricultural Products and Specialty chemicals. Technological support from its parent and strong research facilities are key growth drivers for the company. The prospec... More

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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. BASF INDIA GHCL LTD./
BASF INDIA
 
P/E (TTM) x 9.2 61.9 14.8% View Chart
P/BV x 1.5 6.4 24.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.0 0.2 1,340.6%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   BASF INDIA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-18
BASF INDIA
Mar-18
GHCL LTD./
BASF INDIA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs3582,430 14.7%   
Low Rs2041,262 16.1%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs302.11,290.1 23.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs36.657.0 64.2%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs47.992.4 51.8%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs5.003.00 166.7%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.80.2 1,096.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs165.4310.5 53.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m97.4243.28 225.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions BB--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.91.4 64.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x7.732.4 23.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x5.920.0 29.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.75.9 28.5%  
Dividend payout %13.75.3 259.5%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m27,33679,897 34.2%   
No. of employees `0004.01.8 221.3%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,7673,514 50.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,372.630,950.1 23.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th442.61,948.1 22.7%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th892.71,366.4 65.3%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m29,43255,834 52.7%  
Other income Rs m379229 165.5%   
Total revenues Rs m29,81156,063 53.2%   
Gross profit Rs m6,0613,459 175.2%  
Depreciation Rs m1,1011,534 71.8%   
Interest Rs m1,2661,130 112.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m4,0741,025 397.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m01,586 0.0%   
Tax Rs m511145 351.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m3,5642,465 144.6%  
Gross profit margin %20.66.2 332.4%  
Effective tax rate %12.514.2 88.4%   
Net profit margin %12.14.4 274.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,92225,108 35.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,71720,697 51.8%   
Net working cap to sales %-6.17.9 -77.2%  
Current ratio x0.81.2 68.6%  
Inventory Days Days7967 118.5%  
Debtors Days Days2871 39.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m25,75211,448 224.9%   
Share capital Rs m974433 225.0%   
"Free" reserves Rs m15,13413,006 116.4%   
Net worth Rs m16,10813,439 119.9%   
Long term debt Rs m7,4433,207 232.1%   
Total assets Rs m36,28138,464 94.3%  
Interest coverage x4.21.9 221.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50.2 193.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.81.5 55.9%   
Return on assets %13.39.3 142.4%  
Return on equity %22.118.3 120.6%  
Return on capital %22.722.5 100.9%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m5,8716,848 85.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m5,6332,470 228.0%   
Net fx Rs m2384,377 5.4%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,8952,900 203.3%  
From Investments Rs m-2,7941,583 -176.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3,078-4,647 66.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m23-164 -14.0%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 73.3 7.5%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 6.2 101.6%  
FIIs % 7.5 0.9 833.3%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 68.6 19.6 350.0%  
Shareholders   63,986 39,482 162.1%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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