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GHCL LTD. vs PI INDUSTRIES - 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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PI Industries was incorporated in 1947 as Mewar Oil & General Mills Ltd. It was rechristened as PI Industries only in the 1990s. It now focuses on agri-inputs and custom synthesis. The agri-inputs division offers plant protection products, specialty ... More

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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. PI INDUSTRIES GHCL LTD./
PI INDUSTRIES
 
P/E (TTM) x 8.8 33.2 26.6% View Chart
P/BV x 3.5 8.1 42.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.0 0.4 248.5%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   PI INDUSTRIES
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-16
PI INDUSTRIES
Mar-17
GHCL LTD./
PI INDUSTRIES
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs152950 16.0%   
Low Rs62553 11.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs255.8165.5 154.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs25.633.4 76.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs33.838.7 87.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.504.00 87.5%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %3.30.5 616.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs98.5118.3 83.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m100.02137.59 72.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.44.5 9.2%   
Avg P/E ratio x4.222.5 18.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x3.219.4 16.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.16.4 17.0%  
Dividend payout %13.612.0 113.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m10,677103,406 10.3%   
No. of employees `000NA2.0 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,3462,226 60.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM11,310.6-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM1,105.9-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM2,282.3-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m25,59022,768 112.4%  
Other income Rs m54366 14.7%   
Total revenues Rs m25,64423,134 110.8%   
Gross profit Rs m6,3345,531 114.5%  
Depreciation Rs m817730 111.9%   
Interest Rs m1,64472 2,280.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m3,9265,094 77.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m01 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1350-   
Tax Rs m1,226501 244.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,5654,594 55.8%  
Gross profit margin %24.824.3 101.9%  
Effective tax rate %31.29.8 317.6%   
Net profit margin %10.020.2 49.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,21312,179 67.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,8275,513 196.4%   
Net working cap to sales %-10.229.3 -34.9%  
Current ratio x0.82.2 34.3%  
Inventory Days Days7269 103.7%  
Debtors Days Days2768 40.4%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,8619,959 209.5%   
Share capital Rs m1,000138 726.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m8,02916,134 49.8%   
Net worth Rs m9,85716,272 60.6%   
Long term debt Rs m6,768830 815.7%   
Total assets Rs m29,50723,014 128.2%  
Interest coverage x3.471.7 4.7%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.70.1 1,346.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.0 87.7%   
Return on assets %14.320.3 70.3%  
Return on equity %26.028.2 92.2%  
Return on capital %32.730.2 108.2%  
Exports to sales %26.40-   
Imports to sales %10.00-   
Exports (fob) Rs m6,749NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,550NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m6,75613,840 48.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,8825,937 48.5%   
Net fx Rs m3,8747,903 49.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,2253,389 154.2%  
From Investments Rs m-2,491-2,351 105.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,647-534 495.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m88503 17.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 58.4 20.7%  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 7.4 85.1%  
FIIs % 7.5 19.1 39.3%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 68.6 15.1 454.3%  
Shareholders   63,986 8,041 795.7%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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