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Lords Chloro Alkali Ltd. Stock Analysis

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Lords Chloro Alkali (LCAL) was incorporated in 1979, for producing and exporting a wide range of chemicals, which commanded the market in North India. LCAL has built sophisticated manufacturing facilities at Alwar (Rajasthan), having locational advantage in chloro-alkali deficit region. A well...

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.
Value Creation
 Mar'10Mar'11Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19
Return on Capital Employed -7.7%1.48%-17.22%-6.87%-8.76%-0.73%9.29%3.99%8.11%18.5%
Growth Parameters
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide
Net Sales (Rs. Cr.) 10512126.7009.197.8121166251
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.-15.4%-78%-100%NANA980.4%23.9%37%51.3%
Adjusted EPS (Rs.) -1.760.14-3.56-1.28-1.66-0.273.021.143.239.02
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.-NA-2642.9%NANANANA-62.3%183.3%179.3%
Book Value per Share (Rs.) 19.0919.6516.3715.0913.4112.9915.9717.6120.8630.01
Adjusted Net Profit -4.40.4-9-3.2-4.2-0.77.62.98.122.7
Net Op. Cash Flow (Rs. Cr.) -6.8-2-0.83.3-3.6-8.52.64.727.538.1
Debt to Cash Flow from Ops -1.14-2.96-7.091.5-4.82-6.0424.714.372.781.79
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.
Lords Chloro Alkali Ltd. should be analysed on a Standalone basis
CAGR
CAGR Colour Code Guide
  9 yrs 5 yrs 3 yrs 1 yr
Net Sales 10.1%NA37%51.3%
Adjusted EPS NANA44%179.3%
Book Value per Share 5.217.523.443.9
Share Price 6.7% -2.6% -9.7% -10%
Key Financial Parameter
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide
 Mar'10Mar'11Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19
Return on Equity (%) -9.130.71-19.55-8.04-11.47-220.646.7416.8235.46
Operating Profit Margin (%) -4.565.12-36.9300-36.8713.710.6712.3616.7
Net Profit Margin (%) -4.210.29-33.5200-7.457.782.364.99.03
Debt to Equity 0.160.120.140.130.511.561.571.521.460.9
Working Capital Days 90104461009451101048148
Cash Conversion Cycle 30341620029244544730
Entity Percentage Holding
Promoters 68.60%
Institutions 0.18%
Non-Institutions 31.22%
Pledged *30.8030.8030.8030.8030.800.000.000.000.000.00
* Pledged shares as % of Promoter's holding (%)
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The 5-year analysis of Lords Chloro Alkali Ltd.'s performance infers:

Lords Chloro Alkali Ltd. earnings have grown by 0%, whereas share price has depreciated -2.6% CAGR over the past five years, indicating the company's share price is likely undervalued. However, for specific investment actions please connect with your investment advisor.

We analysed the performance of Lords Chloro Alkali Ltd. share prices over the last 10 years. Here is what we found out:

Lords Chloro Alkali Ltd. share price has depreciated 1.1% annually over the past ten years.

Lords Chloro Alkali (LCAL) was incorporated in 1979, for producing and exporting a wide range of chemicals, which commanded the market in North India. LCAL has built sophisticated manufacturing facilities at Alwar (Rajasthan), having locational advantage in chloro-alkali deficit region. A well integrated Caustic-Soda Plant is presently upgraded to 220 t.p.d. Laden, with a production potential to tap by-products, both functional and non-functional.

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Lords Chloro Alkali (LCAL) was incorporated in 1979, for producing and exporting a wide range of chemicals, which commanded the market in North India. LCAL has built sophisticated manufacturing facilities at Alwar (Rajasthan), having locational advantage in chloro-alkali deficit region. A well integrated Caustic-Soda Plant is presently upgraded to 220 t.p.d. Laden, with a production potential to tap by-products, both functional and non-functional.

The company is strategically located in the heart of North India where the demand is always more than the supply. The company supplies its products to most of the paper, soap, dyes, chemicals and plastic industries based at the western part of UP, Haryana, Punjab and Delhi. Besides this, there is also in-house consumption of Chlorine.

Product Range:

LCAL is a leading manufacturer of rayon grade caustic soda and caustic concentration in North India. With the technological support of Japanese company, Asahi Kasei Chemical Corporation, UHDE of Germany it has established a professionally managed set up, comprising of professionals in technical, financial and commercial segments of the business.

Besides rayon grade caustic soda, LCAL also produces liquid chlorine, trichloroethylene, hydrochloric acid, calcium hypo-chloride (bleach liquor) stable bleaching powder and hydrogen gas.

Awards and Recognition:

The company has achieved a prestigious SMB Award for superior financial performance during 2007-08

In year of 2008-09 it was awarded by Rajasthan Energy Conservative Award by Goverment of Rajasthan for outsatanding contribution in Chloro Akali sector.

For environmental protection measures taken by the company, it has been awarded by several governmental forums as State Government, Central Government, Rajasthan State Pollution Control Board, Rajasthan Productivity Council, Alwar district Administration.

Puchho Befikar
SEBI Registered: Investment Adviser - INA000013323

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