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Gujarat Alkalies And Chemicals Ltd Stock Analysis

Small Cap
Evaluated by 1942 users | BSE: 530001 | NSE: GUJALKALI |
Chemicals

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited (GACL) was incorporated on 29th March, 1973 in the State of Gujarat by Gujarat Industrial Investment Corporation Limited (GIIC), a wholly owned company of Govt. of Gujarat, as a Core Promoter.

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.
Gujarat Alkalies And Chemicals Ltd has performed well in some of the past ten years indicating its past ten year financial track record is somewhat good
Value Creation
 Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19Mar'20Mar'21TTM
Return on Capital Employed 9.52%12.56%8.89%10.17%8.25%9.17%13.05%16.32%7.42%3.28%-
Growth Parameters
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide
Net Sales (Rs. Cr.) 1,7111,8151,8961,9481,9952,0702,4553,1612,7252,4292,676
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.-6.1%4.5%2.8%2.4%3.8%18.6%28.8%-13.8%-10.8%-
Adjusted EPS (Rs.) 22.7733.7125.2130.1330.0442.0668.0894.2145.8722.3827.01
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.-48.1%-25.2%19.5%-0.3%40%61.9%38.4%-51.3%-51.2%-
Book Value per Share (Rs.) 218.93246.89267.4290.96398.72457.1520.53585.08626.05732.27740.92
Adjusted Net Profit 167248185221221309500692337164198
Net Op. Cash Flow (Rs. Cr.) 348423242295201503515838630421-
Debt to Cash Flow from Ops 0.990.630.910.541.470.70.560.30.331.18-
Standalone financials take only the parent company into account while consolidated financials take into account financials of the parent company as well as of all its subsidiaries. In most companies consolidated financials should be used for analysis.
Gujarat Alkalies And Chemicals Ltd. should be analysed on a Standalone basis
CAGR
CAGR Colour Code Guide
  9 yrs 5 yrs 3 yrs 1 yr
Net Sales 4%4%-0.3%-10.8%
Adjusted EPS -0.2%-5.7%-31%-51.2%
Book Value per Share 14.412.912.117
Share Price 18.4% 13.8% -0.6% 84.3%
Key Financial Parameter
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide
 Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19Mar'20Mar'21TTM
Return on Equity (%) 10.8314.489.810.798.719.8313.9317.047.583.33.67
Operating Profit Margin (%) 23.5727.319.7314.0516.7922.0332.0535.3721.4114.7615.19
Net Profit Margin (%) 9.7813.649.7611.3611.0614.9220.3721.8812.366.777.41
Debt to Equity 0.210.150.110.070.10.110.080.060.040.09-
Working Capital Days 180161157158162170174169210192-
Cash Conversion Cycle 62575140393532303835-
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Entity Percentage Holding
Promoters 46.28%
Institutions 3.75%
Non-Institutions 49.97%
Pledged *0.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
* Pledged shares as % of Promoter's holding (%)
Past 10 year's financial track record analysis by Moneyworkds4me indicates that Gujarat Alkalies And Chemicals Ltd is a average quality company.

Gujarat Alkalies And Chemicals Ltd's earnings have declined by -5.7%, whereas share price has appreciated 13.8% CAGR over the past five years, indicating the company’s share price is likely overvalued. However, for specific investment actions please consult your investment advisor.

Gujarat Alkalies And Chemicals Ltd share price has appreciated 15.8% annually (CAGR) over the past ten years.

Past 10 years financial track record analysis and assessment of future prospects by Moneyworks4me indicates that Gujarat Alkalies And Chemicals Ltd is an average long term investment. However, you need to ensure you buy at a right price to earn good returns.

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited (GACL) was incorporated on 29th March, 1973 in the State of Gujarat by Gujarat Industrial Investment Corporation Limited (GIIC), a wholly owned company of Govt. of Gujarat, as a Core Promoter.

The Company commenced its operations in 1976 with 37,425 MTPA Caustic Soda Plant based on the then, state-of-the-art Mercury Cell process at its Plant which is situated 16 km North of

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited (GACL) was incorporated on 29th March, 1973 in the State of Gujarat by Gujarat Industrial Investment Corporation Limited (GIIC), a wholly owned company of Govt. of Gujarat, as a Core Promoter.

The Company commenced its operations in 1976 with 37,425 MTPA Caustic Soda Plant based on the then, state-of-the-art Mercury Cell process at its Plant which is situated 16 km North of Vadodara near Village Ranoli on the main Railway track route between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.

GACL has two units located at Vadodara and Dahej, both in the State of Gujarat. It has integrated manufacturing facilities for Caustic Soda, Chlorine, Hydrochloric Gas, Hydrochloric Acid, Chloromethanes, Hydrochloric Peroxide, Phosphoric Acid, Potassium Hydroxide, Potassium Carbonate, Sodium Cyanide, Sodium Ferrocyanide.

Presently, the company is one of the largest producers of Caustic Soda in India, with a production capacity of 1087 TPD. It is accredited with ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001:2018, ISO 50001:2018.

Business area of the company

The company has emerged as one of the largest producers of Caustic Soda in India and enjoys the economies of scale. The Company has about 12% share in the domestic Caustic Soda market. The company has implemented elaborate Environment Management System (EMS) Occupational Health & Safety (OH & S) plan and has embarked on continual improvement. The Company’s products basket comprises several products including Caustic Soda (Lye, Flakes / Prills), Liquid Chlorine, Hydrochloric Acid, Chloromethanes, Hydrogen Peroxide, Caustic Potash (Lye & Flakes), Potassium Carbonate, Aluminium Chloride, Phosphoric Acid, Chlorinated Paraffin, Poly Aluminium Chloride (various grades), Chlorotoluene, Sodium Chlorate etc.

Products of the company

Caustic Soda Group

  • Caustic Soda Lye
  • Caustic Soda Flakes
  • Caustic Soda Prills
  • Liquid Chlorine
  • Hydrochloric Acid
  • Compressed Hydrogen Gas

Special Chlorine Derivatives Group

  • Anhydrous Aluminium Chloride
  • Chlorinated Paraffin
  • Benzyl Alcohol
  • Benzaldehyde
  • Benzyl Chloride

Caustic Potash Group

  • Caustic Potash Lye
  • Caustic Potash Flakes
  • Potassium Carbonate

Chloromethane Group

  • Methylene Chloride
  • Chloroform
  • Carbon Tetrachloride

Water Treatment Group

  • Bleachwin
  • Scalewin
  • Poly Aluminum Chloride
  • biowin
  • Stable Bleaching Powder

Hydrogen Peroxide Group

  • Hydrogen Peroxide

Sodium Chlorate Group

  • Sodium Chlorate

Phosphoric Group

  • Phosphoric Acid

Product Awareness Videos

  • Poly Aluminium Chloride Awareness Film
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