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GHCL LTD. vs BAYER CROPSCIENCE - 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

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With the acquisition of Aventis CropScience, Bayer CropScience Ltd., (formerly Bayer India) became a focused crop science company with interest in Crop Protection and Vector Control (VC) business. The company market share in the cropscience market is... More

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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. BAYER CROPSCIENCE GHCL LTD./
BAYER CROPSCIENCE
 
P/E (TTM) x 5.9 45.5 12.9% View Chart
P/BV x 2.3 7.4 31.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.5 0.4 389.2%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   BAYER CROPSCIENCE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-16
BAYER CROPSCIENCE
Mar-17
GHCL LTD./
BAYER CROPSCIENCE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1524,627 3.3%   
Low Rs623,620 1.7%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs255.8792.9 32.3%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs25.682.3 31.2%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs33.890.5 37.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.5017.00 20.6%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %3.30.4 795.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs98.5581.8 16.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m100.0235.35 282.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.45.2 8.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x4.250.1 8.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x3.245.6 6.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.17.1 15.3%  
Dividend payout %13.620.7 66.1%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m10,677145,766 7.3%   
No. of employees `000NANA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,3462,451 54.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m25,59028,028 91.3%  
Other income Rs m54701 7.7%   
Total revenues Rs m25,64428,729 89.3%   
Gross profit Rs m6,3344,136 153.1%  
Depreciation Rs m817289 282.8%   
Interest Rs m1,64469 2,382.6%   
Profit before tax Rs m3,9264,479 87.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1350-   
Tax Rs m1,2261,569 78.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,5652,910 88.1%  
Gross profit margin %24.814.8 167.7%  
Effective tax rate %31.235.0 89.2%   
Net profit margin %10.010.4 96.5%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,21323,742 34.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,8276,831 158.5%   
Net working cap to sales %-10.260.3 -16.9%  
Current ratio x0.83.5 21.8%  
Inventory Days Days72100 71.8%  
Debtors Days Days2772 37.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,8613,661 569.8%   
Share capital Rs m1,000354 282.5%   
"Free" reserves Rs m8,02920,213 39.7%   
Net worth Rs m9,85720,567 47.9%   
Long term debt Rs m6,7680-   
Total assets Rs m29,50728,254 104.4%  
Interest coverage x3.465.9 5.1%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.70-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.0 87.4%   
Return on assets %14.310.5 135.3%  
Return on equity %26.014.1 183.9%  
Return on capital %32.722.1 147.8%  
Exports to sales %26.415.1 174.3%   
Imports to sales %10.040.5 24.6%   
Exports (fob) Rs m6,7494,241 159.1%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,55011,363 22.4%   
Fx inflow Rs m6,7564,437 152.3%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,88211,847 24.3%   
Net fx Rs m3,874-7,410 -52.3%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,2251,573 332.2%  
From Investments Rs m-2,491-84 2,964.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,647-733 361.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m88756 11.6%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 22.4 54.0%  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 46.6 11.8%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 11.2 56.2%  
FIIs % 7.5 8.2 91.5%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 68.6 11.6 591.4%  
Shareholders   63,986 19,963 320.5%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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