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GHCL LTD. vs CLARIANT CHEMICALS - 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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Clariant Chemicals (India) is one of India's leading specialty chemicals companies and a major player in pigments, textile chemicals and leather chemicals. The dyes and specialty chemicals segment (60% of sales) comprises specialty chemicals and dyes... More

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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. CLARIANT CHEMICALS GHCL LTD./
CLARIANT CHEMICALS
 
P/E (TTM) x 5.9 64.4 9.2% View Chart
P/BV x 2.3 2.5 93.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.5 25.3 6.0%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   CLARIANT CHEMICALS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-16
CLARIANT CHEMICALS
Mar-16
GHCL LTD./
CLARIANT CHEMICALS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1521,185 12.8%   
Low Rs62587 10.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs255.8512.3 49.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs25.622.9 111.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs33.846.9 72.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.50150.00 2.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %3.316.9 19.4%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs98.5273.6 36.0%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m100.0223.08 433.4%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -BB-  
Price / Sales ratio x0.41.7 24.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x4.238.7 10.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x3.218.9 16.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.13.2 33.5%  
Dividend payout %13.6654.8 2.1%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m10,67720,452 52.2%   
No. of employees `000NA0.8 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,3461,071 125.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM14,026.6-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM1,270.7-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM627.2-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m25,59011,824 216.4%  
Other income Rs m54373 14.4%   
Total revenues Rs m25,64412,198 210.2%   
Gross profit Rs m6,334867 730.5%  
Depreciation Rs m817555 147.3%   
Interest Rs m1,6447 22,520.5%   
Profit before tax Rs m3,926678 578.9%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1350-   
Tax Rs m1,226150 820.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,565529 485.1%  
Gross profit margin %24.87.3 337.6%  
Effective tax rate %31.222.0 141.7%   
Net profit margin %10.04.5 224.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,2134,495 182.7%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,8272,189 494.6%   
Net working cap to sales %-10.219.5 -52.4%  
Current ratio x0.82.1 36.9%  
Inventory Days Days7244 163.6%  
Debtors Days Days2754 50.6%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,8613,645 572.3%   
Share capital Rs m1,000231 433.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m8,0296,012 133.6%   
Net worth Rs m9,8576,316 156.1%   
Long term debt Rs m6,7680-   
Total assets Rs m29,5078,917 330.9%  
Interest coverage x3.493.9 3.6%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.70-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.3 65.4%   
Return on assets %14.36.0 237.3%  
Return on equity %26.08.4 310.8%  
Return on capital %32.710.9 301.2%  
Exports to sales %26.422.0 119.6%   
Imports to sales %10.018.1 55.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs m6,7492,607 258.9%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,5502,141 119.1%   
Fx inflow Rs m6,7562,715 248.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,8824,721 61.0%   
Net fx Rs m3,874-2,006 -193.1%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,225-1,513 -345.3%  
From Investments Rs m-2,491-356 700.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,647-7,957 33.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m88-9,826 -0.9%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 63.4 8.7%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 6.4 98.4%  
FIIs % 7.5 2.7 277.8%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 68.6 27.5 249.5%  
Shareholders   63,986 32,880 194.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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