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MONSANTO INDIA vs GHCL LTD. - Comparison Results

MONSANTO INDIA    Change

Monsanto India is a subsidiary of the Monsanto Company, US. The company has been catering to the Indian farmers for over 50 years through its seeds and agrochemicals business segments. The company dominates the market in these two business segments t... More

GHCL LTD. 
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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

    MONSANTO INDIA GHCL LTD. MONSANTO INDIA/
GHCL LTD.
 
P/E (TTM) x 29.0 8.9 326.2% View Chart
P/BV x 9.6 1.5 651.4% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.0 2.1 48.3%  

Financials

 MONSANTO INDIA   GHCL LTD.
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MONSANTO INDIA
Mar-17
GHCL LTD.
Mar-18
MONSANTO INDIA/
GHCL LTD.
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs2,745358 767.8%   
Low Rs1,520204 746.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs371.2302.1 122.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs85.536.6 233.7%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs90.747.9 189.5%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs30.005.00 600.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.41.8 79.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs306.8165.4 185.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m17.2697.42 17.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -BB-  
Price / Sales ratio x5.70.9 618.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x24.97.7 325.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x23.55.9 401.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x6.91.7 409.5%  
Dividend payout %35.113.7 256.8%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m36,80627,336 134.6%   
No. of employees `0000.34.0 6.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m4371,767 24.8%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th23,907.17,372.6 324.3%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,632.1442.6 368.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th5,504.9892.7 616.7%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m6,40729,432 21.8%  
Other income Rs m135379 35.5%   
Total revenues Rs m6,54229,811 21.9%   
Gross profit Rs m1,5676,061 25.8%  
Depreciation Rs m911,101 8.2%   
Interest Rs m111,266 0.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,6004,074 39.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-130-   
Tax Rs m111511 21.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,4753,564 41.4%  
Gross profit margin %24.520.6 118.7%  
Effective tax rate %7.012.5 55.5%   
Net profit margin %23.012.1 190.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m5,2538,922 58.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m1,50910,717 14.1%   
Net working cap to sales %58.4-6.1 -958.2%  
Current ratio x3.50.8 418.2%  
Inventory Days Days7179 90.2%  
Debtors Days Days828 29.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,06525,752 4.1%   
Share capital Rs m173974 17.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m5,12415,134 33.9%   
Net worth Rs m5,29616,108 32.9%   
Long term debt Rs m07,443 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m6,98136,281 19.2%  
Interest coverage x146.44.2 3,470.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.5 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.90.8 113.1%   
Return on assets %21.313.3 160.0%  
Return on equity %27.922.1 125.9%  
Return on capital %30.222.7 133.1%  
Exports to sales %6.30-   
Imports to sales %14.10-   
Exports (fob) Rs m406NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m902NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m4065,871 6.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m9975,633 17.7%   
Net fx Rs m-591238 -248.1%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m2,4145,895 40.9%  
From Investments Rs m-2,056-2,794 73.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-322-3,078 10.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m3623 155.9%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 12.1 -  
Foreign collaborators % 72.1 5.5 1,310.9%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 2.5 6.3 39.7%  
FIIs % 3.0 7.5 40.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 22.4 68.6 32.7%  
Shareholders   18,771 63,986 29.3%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 47.3 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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