1. Is Universal Cables Ltd a good quality company?
Past 10 year’s financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that Universal Cables Ltd is a below average quality company.
2. Is Universal Cables Ltd undervalued or overvalued?
The key valuation ratios of Universal Cables Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Fair zone.
3. Is Universal Cables Ltd a good buy now?
The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Semi Strong which suggest that the price of Universal Cables 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 % ⓘ||3.5%||-3.8%||-0.2%||10.8%||10.9%||11.9%||13.2%||11.5%||5%||7.1%||-|
|Value Creation Index ⓘ||-0.8||-1.3||-1.0||-0.2||-0.2||-0.2||-0.1||-0.2||-0.6||-0.5||-|
Growth Parameters ⓘ
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-0.6%||12.8%||7.9%||9.2%||44.3%||20%||10.8%||-18.4%||41.6%||-|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||-1.9||-16.9||-15.7||4.8||8||11.5||19.8||18.2||3||8.2||16|
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||NA||NA||NA||67%||44.6%||71.8%||-8.1%||-83.8%||177.7%||-|
|BVPS (₹) ⓘ||80.5||63.2||47.4||53.7||82.7||97||122.6||128.2||140.5||162.1||161.5|
|Adj Net Profit ⓘ||-4.4||-39.1||-36.2||16.6||27.7||40||68.8||63.2||10.3||28.5||56|
|Cash Flow from Ops. ⓘ||-1.8||-34.9||-4.6||45.7||70.3||-41.6||-59.1||37.7||89.7||-11.8||-|
|Debt/CF from Ops. ⓘ||-116.7||-8.8||-79.7||6.8||4.1||-9.5||-9.2||16.5||6.8||-58.9||-|
CAGR Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|9 Years||5 Years||3 Years||1 Years|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||NA||0.6%||-25.4%||177.7%|
Key Financial Parameters ⓘ
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|Return on Equity % ⓘ||-2.3||-23.3||-28||11.1||11.7||12.8||18.1||14.5||2.2||5.4||9.9|
|Op. Profit Mgn % ⓘ||4.2||-0.2||3.6||10||9.2||9.1||12.4||10.6||7.1||6.8||8|
|Net Profit Mgn % ⓘ||-0.7||-6.4||-5.2||2.2||3.4||3.4||4.9||4||0.8||1.6||2.6|
|Debt to Equity ⓘ||1.1||2.1||3.3||1.7||1||1.2||1.3||1.4||1.3||1.2||0.4|
|Working Cap Days ⓘ||175||207||193||196||196||187||219||243||324||254||258|
|Cash Conv. Cycle ⓘ||92||109||109||113||112||99||125||148||205||148||73|
Return on Equity has increased versus last 3 years average to 9.90%
Sales growth is good in last 4 quarters at 42.99%
Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years 8.58%
Net Profit has been subdued in last 3 years -25.44%
Debt to equity has increased versus last 3 years average to 1.23
|TTM EPS (₹)||16||28.1|
|TTM Sales (₹ Cr.)||2,112||2,112|
|BVPS (₹.) ⓘ||161.5||373.7|
|Reserves (₹ Cr.) ⓘ||526||1,262|
|From the Market|
|52 Week Low / High (₹)||122.85 / 294.90|
|All Time Low / High (₹)||4.55 / 349.00|
|Market Cap (₹ Cr.)||990|
|Equity (₹ Cr.)||34.7|
|Face Value (₹)||10|
|Industry PE ⓘ||28.9|
Universal Cables (UCL), a M P Birla group company, was established in 1962 for manufacturing PILC Cables. The company is located at Satna -- a well known station of Central Railway about 180 km away from Allahabad & Jabalpur. The nearest airport is Khajuraho, which is about 125 km by road..UCL covers a broad range in the field of cables, conductors and capacitors. Apart from cables of standard designs to various national and international specifications, special cables are tailor made to suit customerâ€™s requirement.
Copper conductors are made from high conductivity CC rods and aluminum conductors from EC grade aluminum rods. The aluminum rods are also made at the companyâ€™s own properzi plant.
UCL is a leading manufacturer of cables of all kinds and has facility for production, quality control and testing.
A memorandum of understanding was signed by BARC with Universal Cables Ltd. (UCL), Satna, on November 29, 2001 for developing thin walled electron beam crosslinked elastomeric cables. BARC provides technical consultancy and jointly develop the under-beam cable handling system and carry out initial trial irradiation runs of cables for process optimization. This work will be carried out by Radiation Technology Development Section of C&I Group at ILU-6 accelerator facility, Board of Radiation and Isotope Technology (BRIT) complex, Vashi, Navi Mumbai.
The Product range of the company includes:
Apart from the traditional cables Unistar manufactures wide range of special cables for various applications.
The company has received recognition from various independent authorities as under:
Clientele: Electricity Boards and Other Power Cos
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