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RCF vs UPL - Comparison Results

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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


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 18.8 15.5 121.2% View Chart
P/BV x 1.3 2.8 46.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.1 1.0 107.0%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs851,045 8.1%   
Low Rs51240 21.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs161.1468.0 34.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs2.428.5 8.5%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs5.347.9 11.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs0.776.00 12.8%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.10.9 121.4%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs54.9213.3 25.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m551.69764.05 72.2%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -B-  
Price / Sales ratio x0.41.4 30.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x28.022.5 124.0%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x12.913.4 96.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.23.0 41.1%  
Dividend payout %31.721.0 150.5%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m37,487491,017 7.6%   
No. of employees `0003.14.7 66.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m5,91433,910 17.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th28,552.376,028.1 37.6%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,900.47,210.3 26.4%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th430.84,631.1 9.3%   
Net Sales Rs m88,855357,560 24.9%  
Other income Rs m7971,040 76.6%   
Total revenues Rs m89,651358,600 25.0%   
Gross profit Rs m4,38662,420 7.0%  
Depreciation Rs m1,55714,810 10.5%   
Interest Rs m1,55914,810 10.5%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,06733,840 6.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m030 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m234-6,230 -3.8%   
Tax Rs m9615,860 16.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,34121,780 6.2%  
Gross profit margin %4.917.5 28.3%  
Effective tax rate %46.517.3 268.4%   
Net profit margin %1.56.1 24.8%  
Current assets Rs m63,109291,900 21.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m47,051166,860 28.2%   
Net working cap to sales %18.135.0 51.7%  
Current ratio x1.31.7 76.7%  
Inventory Days Days6180 75.8%  
Debtors Days Days187121 154.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m22,257377,540 5.9%   
Share capital Rs m5,5171,530 360.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m24,780161,430 15.4%   
Net worth Rs m30,297162,960 18.6%   
Long term debt Rs m4,251273,710 1.6%   
Total assets Rs m89,154700,830 12.7%  
Interest coverage x2.33.3 70.8%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.11.7 8.4%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.00.5 195.3%   
Return on assets %3.35.2 62.3%  
Return on equity %4.413.4 33.1%  
Return on capital %11.29.7 114.9%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m043,547 0.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m15,87129,555 53.7%   
Net fx Rs m-15,87113,992 -113.4%   
From Operations Rs m-16,36487,390 -18.7%  
From Investments Rs m-3,103-26,430 11.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m19,451-21,750 -89.4%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-1738,980 -0.0%  

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 82,466 99.5%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 8.3 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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