1. Is Longview Tea Company Ltd a good quality company?
Past 10 year’s financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that Longview Tea Company Ltd is a below average quality company.
2. Is Longview Tea Company Ltd undervalued or overvalued?
The key valuation ratios of Longview Tea Company Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Fair zone.
3. Is Longview Tea Company Ltd a good buy now?
The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Weak which suggest that the price of Longview Tea Company Ltd is likely to Fall 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 % ⓘ||6.5%||3.4%||1.3%||3.3%||-1%||-0.9%||0.2%||2.2%||1.4%||25.9%||-|
|Value Creation Index ⓘ||-0.5||-0.8||-0.9||-0.8||-1.1||-1.1||-1.0||-0.8||-0.9||0.9||-|
Growth Parameters ⓘ
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-19.3%||-22.8%||5.6%||-33.3%||14%||-100%||NA||173.8%||7%||-|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||2.2||1.1||0.4||1.2||-0.6||-0.6||0.1||1||0.6||12.6||-0.1|
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-48.2%||-69.3%||228.6%||-151.3%||NA||NA||1385.7%||-41.4%||1960.7%||-|
|BVPS (₹) ⓘ||34.7||35.8||36.2||37.3||46.9||46.6||46.7||47.4||42.3||54.9||54.5|
|Adj Net Profit ⓘ||0.7||0.3||0.1||0.3||-0.2||-0.2||0||0.3||0.2||3.8||0|
|Cash Flow from Ops. ⓘ||-0.1||-0.3||-0.5||-0.7||-0.8||-0.6||-1.5||-1.1||-0.2||2.9||-|
|Debt/CF from Ops. ⓘ||-6.5||-1.9||-1.2||-0.8||-0.7||0||0||0||0||0.1||-|
CAGR Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|9 Years||5 Years||3 Years||1 Years|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||21.4%||NA||464.2%||1960.7%|
Key Financial Parameters ⓘ
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|Return on Equity % ⓘ||6.4||3.2||1||3.1||-1.4||-1.2||0.2||2.2||1.4||25.9||-0.2|
|Op. Profit Mgn % ⓘ||-22.5||-27.5||-70.7||-83.9||-146.8||-117.7||0||-92.9||-21.5||-25.8||-19.4|
|Net Profit Mgn % ⓘ||57.7||37.2||14.8||45.9||-35.3||-29.1||0||74.2||15.8||306.8||-2.2|
|Debt to Equity ⓘ||0.1||0.1||0.1||0.1||0||0||0||0||0||0||-|
|Working Cap Days ⓘ||3,037||3,093||3,599||3,480||5,229||4,366||0||7,277||2,899||2,814||0|
|Cash Conv. Cycle ⓘ||50||-9||-14||-7||41||28||0||67||25||0||0|
Sales growth is good in last 4 quarters at 52.66%
Return on Equity is Poor
Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years 0.00%
|TTM EPS (₹)||-0.1||-|
|TTM Sales (₹ Cr.)||1.6||-|
|BVPS (₹.) ⓘ||54.5||-|
|Reserves (₹ Cr.) ⓘ||13||-|
|From the Market|
|52 Week Low / High (₹)||19.00 / 41.55|
|All Time Low / High (₹)||3.86 / 140.00|
|Market Cap (₹ Cr.)||7|
|Equity (₹ Cr.)||3|
|Face Value (₹)||10|
|Industry PE ⓘ||45.1|
Longview Tea Company was incorporated on January 16, 1879. James, Warren & Company Ltd (formerly known as Planters' Stores & Agency Co Ltd), which had been looking after the management of the company as secretary and treasurers, resigned on January 31, 1950 and the management was taken over by Daga & Co. Ltd, a private company incorporated under the Indian Companies Act, 1913, as managing agents of the company.
LTCL started operations with a single tea estate, i.e. the Longview Tea Estate (LVTE), in Darjeeling. At present the company functions with six tea estates at Darjeeling, Dooars and Terai regions and produces over 30 lakh kg of tea consisting of Darjeeling, CTC and Green varieties. The company's policy has been to acquire new tea estates to abet growth.
Subsidiaries of the company:
LTCL has four subsidiaries; namely: 1) Merlin Holdings Pvt Ltd (MHPL) 2) Narsingh Holdings Ltd (NHL) 3) Himadri Plantations Ltd (HPL) and 4) Arunodaya Plantations Ltd (APL)
The Daga family has also promoted other industrial enterprises including Deepak Spinners Ltd, Deepak Industries Ltd and Continental Profiles Ltd.