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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

CLARIANT CHEMICALS 
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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 6.7 71.5 9.4% View Chart
P/BV x 1.4 1.4 95.9% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.3 1.5 151.7%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   CLARIANT CHEMICALS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-18
CLARIANT CHEMICALS
Mar-18
GHCL LTD./
CLARIANT CHEMICALS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs358725 49.3%   
Low Rs204513 39.7%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs302.1439.2 68.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs36.69.4 390.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs47.925.7 186.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs5.005.00 100.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.80.8 220.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs165.4270.6 61.1%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m97.4223.08 422.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions BB--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.91.4 65.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x7.766.1 11.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x5.924.1 24.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.72.3 74.2%  
Dividend payout %13.753.4 25.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m27,33614,287 191.3%   
No. of employees `0004.00.8 499.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,767906 195.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,372.612,669.5 58.2%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th442.61,132.5 39.1%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th892.7270.0 330.6%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m29,43210,136 290.4%  
Other income Rs m379278 136.7%   
Total revenues Rs m29,81110,413 286.3%   
Gross profit Rs m6,061440 1,378.1%  
Depreciation Rs m1,101377 291.9%   
Interest Rs m1,2666 21,091.7%   
Profit before tax Rs m4,074334 1,219.4%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m511118 432.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m3,564216 1,649.8%  
Gross profit margin %20.64.3 474.6%  
Effective tax rate %12.535.3 35.4%   
Net profit margin %12.12.1 568.1%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,9224,704 189.7%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,7172,349 456.3%   
Net working cap to sales %-6.123.2 -26.2%  
Current ratio x0.82.0 41.6%  
Inventory Days Days7960 130.5%  
Debtors Days Days2864 44.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m25,7523,336 771.8%   
Share capital Rs m974231 422.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m15,1346,015 251.6%   
Net worth Rs m16,1086,246 257.9%   
Long term debt Rs m7,4430-   
Total assets Rs m36,2818,926 406.5%  
Interest coverage x4.256.7 7.4%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.81.1 71.4%   
Return on assets %13.32.5 535.1%  
Return on equity %22.13.5 639.7%  
Return on capital %22.75.4 416.4%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m5,8712,531 232.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m5,63327,993 20.1%   
Net fx Rs m238-25,462 -0.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,895-10 -60,774.2%  
From Investments Rs m-2,794670 -417.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3,078-701 439.4%  
Net Cashflow Rs m23-41 -56.5%  

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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