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GHCL LTD. vs FOSECO 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

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Foseco India, manufactures additives and chemicals used in the metallurgical industry for foundry and steel. The company enjoys a strong presence in all these sectors. Its are located at Chinchwad (Pune), Jammu, Calcutta, Jamshedpur, and Pondicherry.... More

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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. FOSECO INDIA GHCL LTD./
FOSECO INDIA
 
P/E (TTM) x 5.9 27.1 21.7% View Chart
P/BV x 2.3 7.0 33.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.5 1.7 90.5%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   FOSECO INDIA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-16
FOSECO INDIA
Dec-16
GHCL LTD./
FOSECO INDIA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1521,574 9.6%   
Low Rs621,070 5.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs255.8530.3 48.2%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs25.651.8 49.5%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs33.859.7 56.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.5023.00 15.2%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %3.31.7 188.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs98.5194.6 50.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m100.026.39 1,565.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.42.5 16.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x4.225.5 16.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x3.222.2 14.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.16.8 15.9%  
Dividend payout %13.644.4 30.7%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m10,6778,448 126.4%   
No. of employees `000NA0.2 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,346266 505.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM15,331.9-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM1,204.1-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM1,496.8-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m25,5903,388 755.2%  
Other income Rs m5421 257.9%   
Total revenues Rs m25,6443,409 752.2%   
Gross profit Rs m6,334547 1,157.9%  
Depreciation Rs m81751 1,618.6%   
Interest Rs m1,6444 39,142.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m3,926513 765.0%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1350-   
Tax Rs m1,226182 672.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,565331 775.3%  
Gross profit margin %24.816.1 153.3%  
Effective tax rate %31.235.5 87.9%   
Net profit margin %10.09.8 102.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,2131,477 556.0%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,827577 1,877.7%   
Net working cap to sales %-10.226.6 -38.4%  
Current ratio x0.82.6 29.6%  
Inventory Days Days7221 347.8%  
Debtors Days Days27107 25.6%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,861259 8,042.2%   
Share capital Rs m1,00064 1,565.3%   
"Free" reserves Rs m8,0291,179 680.8%   
Net worth Rs m9,8571,243 792.8%   
Long term debt Rs m6,7687 104,124.6%   
Total assets Rs m29,5071,835 1,607.9%  
Interest coverage x3.4123.2 2.8%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.70 13,134.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.8 47.0%   
Return on assets %14.318.3 78.1%  
Return on equity %26.026.6 97.8%  
Return on capital %32.741.4 79.0%  
Exports to sales %26.43.9 676.0%   
Imports to sales %10.012.0 83.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs m6,749132 5,105.2%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,550407 627.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m6,756161 4,184.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,882606 475.6%   
Net fx Rs m3,874-444 -871.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,225320 1,631.8%  
From Investments Rs m-2,491-65 3,861.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,647-197 1,342.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m8859 149.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 75.0 7.3%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 0.0 -  
FIIs % 7.5 0.0 -  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 68.6 25.0 274.4%  
Shareholders   63,986 6,758 946.8%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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