Foseco India Ltd Stock Analysis

BSE: 500150 | NSE: FOSECOIND | Chemicals | Small Cap

BSE Share Price May 20, 16:23
1635.00 174.10 (11.92%)

DeciZen - Make an Informed Decision on Foseco India

Overall Rating

1. Quality

2. Valuation

Somewhat overvalued

3. Price Trend


1. Is Foseco India Ltd a good quality company?

Past 10 year's financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that Foseco India Ltd is a good quality company.

2. Is Foseco India Ltd undervalued or overvalued?

The key valuation ratios of Foseco India Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Somewhat overvalued zone.

3. Is Foseco India Ltd a good buy now?

The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Weak which suggest that the price of Foseco India Ltd is likely to Fall in the short term. However, please check the rating on Quality and Valuation before investing.

10 Year X-Ray of Foseco India:

Analysis of Financial Track Record

Data adjusted to bonus, split, extra-ordinary income, rights issue and change in financial year end.

Financial track record gives insight into the company's performance on key parameters over the past ten years. MoneyWorks4me’s proprietary colour codes make it easy for retail investors to gauge the company’s past performance.
Foseco India Ltd has performed well in majority of the past ten years indicating its past ten year financial track record is very good

Value Creation

Value Creation Index Colour Code Guide

ROCE % 24%18.7%24.7%29.8%28.8%23.8%21.6%21.5%8.9%16.9%-
Value Creation Index

Growth Parameters

Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide

Sales 247227263292340358362323251338348
YoY Gr. Rt. %--8%16.1%10.9%16.2%5.3%1.3%-11%-22.1%34.6%-
Adj EPS 34.528.238.450.253.250.350.754.924.551.455.8
YoY Gr. Rt. %--18%36%30.6%6%-5.4%0.8%8.2%-55.3%109.4%-
BVPS (₹) 140.1139.3153.3170.6194.7228.1244.4268.4285.6326.1345.2
Adj Net Profit 221824.5323432.132.435.115.732.836
Cash Flow from Ops. 2021.725.317.33265.747.146.830.319.7-
Debt/CF from Ops.


CAGR Colour Code Guide

9 Years 5 Years 3 Years 1 Years
Sales 3.6%-0.1%-2.3%34.6%
Adj EPS 4.5%-0.7%0.5%109.4%
BVPS 9.810.910.114.2
Share Price 9.7% 3% 7.5% 16.4%

Key Financial Parameters

Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide

Return on Equity % 26.320.226.33129.123.821.521.48.916.816.6
Op. Profit Mgn % 14.713.51517.616.614.613.914.18.313.113.3
Net Profit Mgn % 8.989.3111098.910.96.29.710.2
Debt to Equity
Working Cap Days 1171311171191191221201221361050
Cash Conv. Cycle 424848545346343026200

Recent Performance Summary

Return on Equity has increased versus last 3 years average to 16.60%

Sales growth is good in last 4 quarters at 53.88%

Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years -2.27%

Net Profit has been subdued in last 3 years 0.45%

Latest Financials - Foseco India Ltd.

Standalone Consolidated
TTM EPS (₹) 55.8 -
TTM Sales (₹ Cr.) 348 -
BVPS (₹.) 345.2 -
Reserves (₹ Cr.) 214 -
P/BV 4.23 -
PE 26.19 -
From the Market
52 Week Low / High (₹) 1245.40 / 1790.00
All Time Low / High (₹) 46.00 / 2336.15
Market Cap (₹ Cr.) 933
Equity (₹ Cr.) 6.4
Face Value (₹) 10
Industry PE 34.4

Management X-Ray of Foseco India :

Shareholding Pattern

Promoter's Holding & Share Pledging

Pledged *
* Pledged shares as % of Promoter's holding (%)

Event Update

Analyst's Notes


About Foseco India Ltd

Foseco India originally known as (Greaves Foseco) was promoted in March 22, 1958 as a 50:50 JV between Greaves, a Thapar group company, and Foundry Services (Holdings) (now called Foseco), a Burmah Castrol firm. The Thapars divested their stake in November 1993 giving the company its present name. Foseco UK owns 3,704,219 equity shares in FIL, amounting to 58% of the equity share capital of the latter. The remaining 42% of shares in FIL are with the public.

The company manufactures 400 different products for the metallurgical industry including the steel and foundry industries. The products are in the nature of additives and consumables and improve the physical properties and surface qualities of castings as well as reduce costs of melting, moulding and castings.

The company’s market covers integrated steel plants like Sail and Tisco, mini-mills like Mukand, Kalyani and Musco; and foundries like Ennore Foundries, Lakshmi Machine Works, etc. The company also exports its products mainly to Middle East, Far East, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Kenya, Ghana, Bangladesh, Singapore and Taiwan. In 2005, Foseco was again floated on the London Stock Exchange.

The manufacturing activities of the company are situated at Pune and Pondicherry and the registered office of the company is located at Gat No. 922/923, Sanaswadi, Taluka Shirur Pune, Maharashtra.

In 2012 Foseco India Limited became part of the Vesuvius plc following demerger of Cookson Group into Vesuvius plc & Alent plc.

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