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PRAJ IND.LTD vs BLUE STAR - Comparison Results

PRAJ IND.LTD    Change

Praj Industries was started in 1985 with the objective of designing, fabrication and installation of plants for producing ethanol from molasses, a by-product of the sugar units. Subsequently the company expanded and set up its manufacturing facilitie... More

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Blue Star (BSL) is one of India's largest central air-conditioning and commercial refrigeration companies. The company has divided its business segments as central & packaged air-conditioning systems (CPAS), cooling products and professional electron... More

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Current Valuations

    PRAJ IND.LTD BLUE STAR PRAJ IND.LTD/
BLUE STAR
 
P/E (TTM) x 18.1 42.7 42.4% View Chart
P/BV x 1.9 8.7 21.5% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.4 0.0 -  

Financials

 PRAJ IND.LTD   BLUE STAR
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    PRAJ IND.LTD
Mar-16
BLUE STAR
Mar-17
PRAJ IND.LTD/
BLUE STAR
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs117698 16.8%   
Low Rs58389 15.0%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs57.1459.1 12.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs3.912.9 30.3%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs5.819.2 30.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.620-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.80-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs37.179.2 46.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m178.0095.57 186.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOP--  
Price / Sales ratio x1.51.2 130.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x22.542.2 53.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x15.028.3 53.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.46.9 34.5%  
Dividend payout %41.50-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m15,62851,942 30.1%   
No. of employees `0001.02.5 39.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,5143,390 44.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th10,386.517,565.0 59.1%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,548.11,357.2 114.1%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th710.1492.6 144.1%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,15843,877 23.2%  
Other income Rs m146131 111.5%   
Total revenues Rs m10,30444,008 23.4%   
Gross profit Rs m1,1092,439 45.5%  
Depreciation Rs m345606 56.9%   
Interest Rs m13378 3.5%   
Profit before tax Rs m8971,586 56.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-2 5.6%   
Prior Period Items Rs m013 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m202367 55.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m6941,231 56.4%  
Gross profit margin %10.95.6 196.4%  
Effective tax rate %22.623.1 97.6%   
Net profit margin %6.82.8 243.8%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m8,16520,215 40.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m4,71418,564 25.4%   
Net working cap to sales %34.03.8 902.9%  
Current ratio x1.71.1 159.0%  
Inventory Days Days3650 73.1%  
Debtors Days Days13278 168.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m2,9753,897 76.3%   
Share capital Rs m356191 186.2%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,2297,380 84.4%   
Net worth Rs m6,6117,571 87.3%   
Long term debt Rs m1202 0.6%   
Total assets Rs m11,61626,496 43.8%  
Interest coverage x69.55.2 1,336.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.7%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.7 52.8%   
Return on assets %6.16.1 100.3%  
Return on equity %10.516.3 64.6%  
Return on capital %13.825.4 54.2%  
Exports to sales %41.20-   
Imports to sales %5.50-   
Exports (fob) Rs m4,184NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m554NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m4,1842,566 163.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m96710,379 9.3%   
Net fx Rs m3,217-7,812 -41.2%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5161,585 32.6%  
From Investments Rs m-14694 -2.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-678-2,031 33.4%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-176249 -70.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 33.5 39.1 85.7%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.6 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 16.2 19.1 85.0%  
FIIs % 6.0 6.8 88.9%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 44.3 34.5 128.4%  
Shareholders   110,003 22,490 489.1%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 1.7 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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