1. Is Primo Chemicals Ltd a good quality company?
Past 10 year's financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that Primo Chemicals Ltd is a average quality company.
2. Is Primo Chemicals Ltd undervalued or overvalued?
The key valuation ratios of Primo Chemicals Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Overvalued zone.
3. Is Primo Chemicals Ltd a good buy now?
The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Weak which suggest that the price of Primo Chemicals 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 % ⓘ||4.8%||-6.4%||-9.5%||-10.1%||-26.2%||24.7%||75.8%||5.3%||4.3%||25.9%||-|
|Value Creation Index ⓘ||-0.7||-1.5||NA||NA||-2.9||0.8||4.4||-0.6||-0.7||0.9||-|
Growth Parameters ⓘ
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-7.3%||0.6%||-9.5%||11.2%||24.5%||12.6%||-22.7%||-22.1%||100.6%||-|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||0.3||-1||-1.3||-1.4||-1.8||0.2||4.1||0.1||0||2.1||6.6|
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-469.2%||NA||NA||NA||NA||2063.2%||-97.1%||-75%||6766.7%||-|
|BVPS (₹) ⓘ||1.4||0.1||-1||-2.4||2||2.1||1.5||2.2||3.8||9.7||14.5|
|Adj Net Profit ⓘ||2.7||-9.8||-13||-14.4||-24.3||2.5||55.8||1.6||0.5||49.8||159|
|Cash Flow from Ops. ⓘ||46.3||7.6||2.3||22.7||8.5||43.1||54.4||27.3||52.8||70.2||-|
|Debt/CF from Ops. ⓘ||1.1||6.8||21.6||2||3.5||0.7||0.6||1.2||0||0.9||-|
CAGR Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|9 Years||5 Years||3 Years||1 Years|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||25.9%||NA||-20.6%||6766.7%|
Key Financial Parameters ⓘ
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|Return on Equity % ⓘ||2.6||-10.3||-16.4||-23.1||-52.6||6.7||109.5||2.4||0.7||26.9||54.2|
|Op. Profit Mgn % ⓘ||7.1||-0.5||-2.5||-3.1||-5.8||8.6||20.9||5.5||-5.5||19.1||30.3|
|Net Profit Mgn % ⓘ||0.9||-3.7||-4.9||-6||-9.1||0.8||14.9||0.6||0.2||11||22|
|Debt to Equity ⓘ||3.4||42.3||-5||-1.8||1.1||1.1||1.5||1.1||0||0.3||-|
|Working Cap Days ⓘ||54||49||42||47||43||32||29||38||57||57||0|
|Cash Conv. Cycle ⓘ||13||1||-12||-20||-18||-14||-17||-22||-13||-6||0|
Return on Equity has increased versus last 3 years average to 54.20%
Sales growth is good in last 4 quarters at 104.38%
Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years 6.52%
Net Profit has been subdued in last 3 years -20.57%
|TTM EPS (₹)||6.6||6.8|
|TTM Sales (₹ Cr.)||721||721|
|BVPS (₹.) ⓘ||14.5||14.6|
|Reserves (₹ Cr.) ⓘ||305||307|
|From the Market|
|52 Week Low / High (₹)||60.10 / 100.90|
|All Time Low / High (₹)||0.43 / 100.90|
|Market Cap (₹ Cr.)||1,656|
|Equity (₹ Cr.)||48.5|
|Face Value (₹)||2|
|Industry PE ⓘ||30.2|
The Company was Incorporated on December 1,1975 as a Public Limited Company under the name Punjab Alkalies . The name of the Company was subsequently changed to Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals and a 'Fresh Certificate of Incorporation Consequent on Change of Name' dated 29th April 1983 was obtained from the Registrar of Companies, Punjab, HP & Chandigarh, Jalandhar.
Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals (PACL) Company has been promoted by the Punjab State Industrial Development Corporation Limited (PSIDC), a wholly owned Punjab Government Company.
The company's plant is located at Naya Nangal in District Ropar, Punjab (India). The location is ideal in terms of being connected by rail and road. Being so close to the Bhakra Nangal Dam, the plant has an assured and continuous good quality power supply - which is a major input for Caustic Soda.The plant is located in the heart of North India, which is a burgeoning market for all its end-products.
PACL is marching ahead to upgrade its facilities. Having setup a new 100 TPD Membrane Cell Caustic Soda Plant in 1995, PACL has converted Mercury Cell Caustic Soda Plant into a 200 TPD Membrane Cell Caustic Soda Plant based on the state-of-the-art, energy efficient, eco-friendly HOECHST-UHDE Membrane Cell Technology at an investment of Rs.86 Crores in 1998. The present total installed capacity of Caustic Soda stands at 99,000 tonnes per annum.
Product range of the company includes: