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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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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. EXCEL CROP CARE GHCL LTD./
EXCEL CROP CARE
 
P/E (TTM) x 7.4 51.9 14.3% View Chart
P/BV x 2.9 9.6 30.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.2 0.4 332.8%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   EXCEL CROP CARE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-16
EXCEL CROP CARE
Mar-16
GHCL LTD./
EXCEL CROP CARE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1521,228 12.4%   
Low Rs62750 8.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs255.8813.7 31.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs25.655.7 46.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs33.871.6 47.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.5012.50 28.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %3.31.3 259.4%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs98.5353.6 27.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m100.0211.01 908.4%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.41.2 34.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x4.217.8 23.4%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x3.213.8 22.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.12.8 38.7%  
Dividend payout %13.622.4 60.8%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m10,67710,891 98.0%   
No. of employees `000NA1.1 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,346699 192.6%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM8,287.6-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM646.4-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM567.3-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m25,5908,959 285.6%  
Other income Rs m5434 158.1%   
Total revenues Rs m25,6448,993 285.2%   
Gross profit Rs m6,334946 669.2%  
Depreciation Rs m817175 466.0%   
Interest Rs m1,64435 4,765.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m3,926771 509.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m013 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-13558 -231.6%   
Tax Rs m1,226228 537.0%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,565613 418.2%  
Gross profit margin %24.810.6 234.3%  
Effective tax rate %31.229.6 105.4%   
Net profit margin %10.06.8 146.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,2134,627 177.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,8272,351 460.5%   
Net working cap to sales %-10.225.4 -40.2%  
Current ratio x0.82.0 38.6%  
Inventory Days Days7289 81.0%  
Debtors Days Days2771 38.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,8611,782 1,170.9%   
Share capital Rs m1,00055 1,818.5%   
"Free" reserves Rs m8,0293,817 210.4%   
Net worth Rs m9,8573,894 253.2%   
Long term debt Rs m6,7680-   
Total assets Rs m29,5076,539 451.2%  
Interest coverage x3.423.3 14.5%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.70-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.4 63.3%   
Return on assets %14.39.9 144.0%  
Return on equity %26.015.8 165.2%  
Return on capital %32.722.5 145.3%  
Exports to sales %26.424.4 108.3%   
Imports to sales %10.023.7 42.1%   
Exports (fob) Rs m6,7492,182 309.3%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,5502,122 120.2%   
Fx inflow Rs m6,7562,185 309.2%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,8822,186 131.8%   
Net fx Rs m3,874-1 -267,151.7%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,225963 542.7%  
From Investments Rs m-2,491-337 738.1%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,647-743 356.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m88-109 -80.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 24.0 50.4%  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 0.7 785.7%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 9.3 67.7%  
FIIs % 7.5 0.0 -  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 68.6 65.9 104.1%  
Shareholders   63,986 12,125 527.7%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 8.5 557.0%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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