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GHCL LTD. vs RCF - 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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Incorporated in 1978 with the reorganisation of the erstwhile Fertiliser Corporation of India, Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilisers (RCF) is one of India's leading manufacturers and marketers of a wide range of chemical fertilisers and a series of ind... More

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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. RCF GHCL LTD./
RCF
 
P/E (TTM) x 5.9 30.0 19.8% View Chart
P/BV x 2.3 1.9 120.9% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.5 1.1 136.9%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   RCF
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-16
RCF
Mar-16
GHCL LTD./
RCF
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs15272 211.4%   
Low Rs6235 174.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs255.8157.0 163.0%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs25.63.4 763.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs33.86.1 556.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.501.10 318.2%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %3.32.1 159.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs98.551.3 192.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m100.02551.69 18.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.40.3 122.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x4.216.0 26.1%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x3.28.8 35.8%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.11.0 103.7%  
Dividend payout %13.632.8 41.7%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m10,67729,543 36.1%   
No. of employees `000NANA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,3464,937 27.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m25,59086,595 29.6%  
Other income Rs m541,122 4.8%   
Total revenues Rs m25,64487,717 29.2%   
Gross profit Rs m6,3344,698 134.8%  
Depreciation Rs m8171,502 54.4%   
Interest Rs m1,6441,467 112.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m3,9262,851 137.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1350-   
Tax Rs m1,226999 122.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,5651,852 138.5%  
Gross profit margin %24.85.4 456.2%  
Effective tax rate %31.235.0 89.2%   
Net profit margin %10.02.1 468.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,21356,299 14.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,82741,721 26.0%   
Net working cap to sales %-10.216.8 -60.7%  
Current ratio x0.81.3 56.2%  
Inventory Days Days7251 139.8%  
Debtors Days Days27182 15.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,86116,941 123.1%   
Share capital Rs m1,0005,517 18.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m8,02922,766 35.3%   
Net worth Rs m9,85728,285 34.8%   
Long term debt Rs m6,7681,938 349.2%   
Total assets Rs m29,50777,412 38.1%  
Interest coverage x3.42.9 115.1%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.70.1 1,002.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.1 77.5%   
Return on assets %14.34.3 332.6%  
Return on equity %26.06.5 397.4%  
Return on capital %32.714.3 228.8%  
Exports to sales %26.40-   
Imports to sales %10.012.7 78.7%   
Exports (fob) Rs m6,749NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,55010,963 23.3%   
Fx inflow Rs m6,7560-   
Fx outflow Rs m2,88211,298 25.5%   
Net fx Rs m3,874-11,298 -34.3%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,225-6,376 -81.9%  
From Investments Rs m-2,491-2,585 96.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,6478,147 -32.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m88-815 -10.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 80.0 15.1%  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 8.1 77.8%  
FIIs % 7.5 2.3 326.1%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 68.6 9.6 714.6%  
Shareholders   63,986 82,087 77.9%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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