1. Is Atul Ltd a good quality company?
Past 10 year's financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that Atul Ltd is a good quality company.
2. Is Atul Ltd undervalued or overvalued?
The key valuation ratios of Atul Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Somewhat overvalued zone.
3. Is Atul Ltd a good buy now?
The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Semi Strong which suggest that the price of Atul Ltd is likely to Rise-somewhat in the short term. However, please check the rating on Quality and Valuation before investing.
Data adjusted to bonus, split, extra-ordinary income, rights issue and change in financial year end.
Value Creation ⓘ
Value Creation Index Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|ROCE % ⓘ||14.3%||19.3%||17.9%||17.9%||15.2%||12.9%||17.5%||22%||18.8%||14.9%||-|
|Value Creation Index ⓘ||0.0||0.4||0.3||0.3||0.1||-0.1||0.3||0.6||0.4||0.3||-|
Growth Parameters ⓘ
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||18.2%||8%||-4%||9.8%||15.3%||26%||-0.3%||-10.1%||42.2%||-|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||44||70.9||72.7||90||96.6||90.4||142.2||211.5||215||203.4||187.1|
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||61%||2.6%||23.8%||7.3%||-6.4%||57.3%||48.7%||1.7%||-5.4%||-|
|BVPS (₹) ⓘ||219.7||282.9||342.5||536.8||647.6||740.9||893.3||1,035.2||1,254.3||1,458.7||1,555|
|Adj Net Profit ⓘ||131||210||216||267||287||268||422||627||636||602||552|
|Cash Flow from Ops. ⓘ||167||141||317||375||370||325||397||852||677||217||-|
|Debt/CF from Ops. ⓘ||2.1||2.5||0.9||0.8||0.4||0||0||0||0||0.3||-|
CAGR Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|9 Years||5 Years||3 Years||1 Years|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||18.5%||16.1%||12.7%||-5.4%|
Key Financial Parameters ⓘ
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|Return on Equity % ⓘ||18.7||24.8||22||20.5||16.3||13||17.4||21.9||18.8||15||12.4|
|Op. Profit Mgn % ⓘ||12.4||14.5||14.7||18||17.7||15.2||18.8||21.6||24.1||17.3||13.8|
|Net Profit Mgn % ⓘ||6.5||8.9||8.4||10.9||10.6||8.6||10.8||16.1||18.1||12.1||10.9|
|Debt to Equity ⓘ||0.5||0.4||0.3||0.2||0.1||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Working Cap Days ⓘ||146||139||140||145||144||151||142||150||165||150||169|
|Cash Conv. Cycle ⓘ||56||55||59||61||55||59||56||56||53||57||109|
Net Profit is growing at healthy rate in last 3 years 12.67%
Return on Equity has declined versus last 3 years average to 12.40%
Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years 8.44%
Sales growth is not so good in last 4 quarters at 3.94%
|TTM EPS (₹)||187.1||174.2|
|TTM Sales (₹ Cr.)||5,062||5,428|
|BVPS (₹.) ⓘ||1,555||1,582.8|
|Reserves (₹ Cr.) ⓘ||4,560||4,642|
|From the Market|
|52 Week Low / High (₹)||6524.95 / 9805.00|
|All Time Low / High (₹)||9.25 / 10975.40|
|Market Cap (₹ Cr.)||19,942|
|Equity (₹ Cr.)||29.5|
|Face Value (₹)||10|
|Industry PE ⓘ||34|
Incorporated in 1947, Atul Ltd, formerly Atul Products Ltd was founded by Kasturbhai Lalbhai with a dream to make India self reliant in chemicals, generate employment on a large-scale and create wealth for the society. For translating his dream into reality, Kasturbhai Lalbhai brought his confidant, Ballubhai Muzumdar, an economist- and his son, Siddharth Kasturbhai Lalbhai, a chemical engineer, to lead Atul Ltd and establish a large chemical conglomerate.
It is one of the largest integrated chemical companies of India and are a diversified Indian company (a part of Lalbhai Group, one of the oldest business houses of India with a legacy of conducting business with a larger purpose) meeting the needs of varied industries such as Adhesive, Agriculture, Animal Feed, Automobile, Composite, Construction, Cosmetic, Defence, Electrical and Electronics, Flavour, Food, Footwear, Fragrance, Glass, Home Care, Horticulture, Hospitality, Paint and Coatings, Paper, Personal Care, Plastic, Rubber, Soap and Detergent, Sport and Leisure, Textile, Tyre and Wind Energy across the world. The company manages complex chemical processes in a responsible way.
In order to enhance focus, the company has placed the products belonging to the 2 reporting Segments, namely Life Science Chemicals and Performance and Other Chemicals, under 7 Sub-segments (interchangeably called Businesses), namely Aromatics, Bulk Chemicals and Intermediates, Colors, Crop Protection, Floras, Pharmaceuticals and Polymers - these in turn are managed through a matrix organisation structure for achieving all-round functional excellence.
Business area of the company
Atul is one of the largest integrated chemical companies of India. The company has one of the biggest integrated chemical complexes in India with a well-diversified product portfolio of around products and formulations. It has manufacturing facilities located at Ankleshwar and Valsad in Gujarat & Tarapur in Maharashtra.
Awards and recognitions
History and Milestones