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GHCL LTD. vs UPL LIMITED - 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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United Phosphorous Ltd (UPL) is the largest producer in India of crop protection products with a range of products that include fumigants and fungicides among others. The company ranks amongst the top 5 post-patent agrochemical manufacturers in the w... More

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Current Valuations

    GHCL LTD. UPL LIMITED GHCL LTD./
UPL LIMITED
 
P/E (TTM) x 7.5 16.0 46.7% View Chart
P/BV x 1.4 3.7 36.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.3 1.1 210.7%  

Financials

 GHCL LTD.   UPL LIMITED
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    GHCL LTD.
Mar-18
UPL LIMITED
Mar-18
GHCL LTD./
UPL LIMITED
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs358902 39.6%   
Low Rs204675 30.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs302.1341.2 88.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs36.639.9 91.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs47.953.1 90.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs5.008.00 62.5%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.81.0 175.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs165.4180.0 91.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m97.42509.33 19.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions BB--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.92.3 40.2%   
Avg P/E ratio x7.719.8 38.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x5.914.8 39.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.74.4 38.7%  
Dividend payout %13.720.1 68.1%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m27,336401,632 6.8%   
No. of employees `0004.03.9 103.3%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,76717,130 10.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,372.644,962.5 16.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th442.64,432.1 10.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th892.75,252.3 17.0%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m29,432173,780 16.9%  
Other income Rs m3794,140 9.2%   
Total revenues Rs m29,811177,920 16.8%   
Gross profit Rs m6,06135,050 17.3%  
Depreciation Rs m1,1016,750 16.3%   
Interest Rs m1,2667,830 16.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m4,07424,610 16.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-930 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-630 0.0%   
Tax Rs m5112,750 18.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m3,56420,300 17.6%  
Gross profit margin %20.620.2 102.1%  
Effective tax rate %12.511.2 112.1%   
Net profit margin %12.111.7 103.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,922150,110 5.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m10,71776,420 14.0%   
Net working cap to sales %-6.142.4 -14.4%  
Current ratio x0.82.0 42.4%  
Inventory Days Days7995 82.8%  
Debtors Days Days28127 22.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m25,75261,420 41.9%   
Share capital Rs m9741,020 95.5%   
"Free" reserves Rs m15,13490,670 16.7%   
Net worth Rs m16,10891,690 17.6%   
Long term debt Rs m7,44358,730 12.7%   
Total assets Rs m36,281230,430 15.7%  
Interest coverage x4.24.1 101.8%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50.6 72.1%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.80.8 107.6%   
Return on assets %13.312.2 109.0%  
Return on equity %22.122.1 99.9%  
Return on capital %22.720.5 110.4%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m5,87139,558 14.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m5,63324,460 23.0%   
Net fx Rs m23815,097 1.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,89528,390 20.8%  
From Investments Rs m-2,794-20,930 13.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3,078-8,010 38.4%  
Net Cashflow Rs m23-180 -12.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 12.1 29.8 40.6%  
Foreign collaborators % 5.5 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.3 7.1 88.7%  
FIIs % 7.5 48.6 15.4%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.1 -  
Free float % 68.6 14.5 473.1%  
Shareholders   63,986 53,388 119.9%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 47.3 8.3 568.4%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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