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RCF vs UPL LIMITED - Comparison Results

RCF    Change

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


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


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 37.1 16.8 220.9% View Chart
P/BV x 1.1 3.9 28.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.0 1.0 98.0%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs112902 12.4%   
Low Rs72675 10.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs132.2341.2 38.7%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs1.439.9 3.6%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs3.953.1 7.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs0.608.00 7.5%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.71.0 64.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs53.1180.0 29.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m551.69509.33 108.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.72.3 30.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x64.119.8 324.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x23.414.8 157.8%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.74.4 39.4%  
Dividend payout %42.020.1 209.2%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m50,562401,632 12.6%   
No. of employees `0003.33.9 86.3%   
Total wages/salary Rs m5,73817,130 33.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,850.844,962.5 48.6%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,719.44,432.1 38.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th236.25,252.3 4.5%   
Net Sales Rs m72,916173,780 42.0%  
Other income Rs m6124,140 14.8%   
Total revenues Rs m73,529177,920 41.3%   
Gross profit Rs m2,66835,050 7.6%  
Depreciation Rs m1,3706,750 20.3%   
Interest Rs m6267,830 8.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,28424,610 5.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-930 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1-630 0.2%   
Tax Rs m4942,750 18.0%   
Profit after tax Rs m78820,300 3.9%  
Gross profit margin %3.720.2 18.1%  
Effective tax rate %38.511.2 344.5%   
Net profit margin %1.111.7 9.3%  
Current assets Rs m39,684150,110 26.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m24,24476,420 31.7%   
Net working cap to sales %21.242.4 49.9%  
Current ratio x1.62.0 83.3%  
Inventory Days Days3795 39.0%  
Debtors Days Days148127 116.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,62461,420 33.6%   
Share capital Rs m5,5171,020 540.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m23,78090,670 26.2%   
Net worth Rs m29,29791,690 32.0%   
Long term debt Rs m3,20158,730 5.4%   
Total assets Rs m64,206230,430 27.9%  
Interest coverage x3.14.1 73.6%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.10.6 17.1%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.10.8 150.6%   
Return on assets %2.212.2 18.0%  
Return on equity %2.722.1 12.2%  
Return on capital %5.920.5 28.6%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m039,558 0.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m12,00624,460 49.1%   
Net fx Rs m-12,00615,097 -79.5%   
From Operations Rs m10,78128,390 38.0%  
From Investments Rs m-4,957-20,930 23.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,875-8,010 73.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-51-180 28.2%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 80.0 29.8 268.5%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 8.1 7.1 114.1%  
FIIs % 2.3 48.6 4.7%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.1 -  
Free float % 9.6 14.5 66.2%  
Shareholders   82,087 53,388 153.8%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 8.3 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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