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National Fertilizers Ltd Stock Analysis

Small Cap
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Fertilizers
National Fertilizers (NFL) incorporated in 1974 is second largest producer of Nitrogenous Fertilizers in the India commanding 16.5% of market share. Company started its operation by setting up two manufacturing Units at Bathinda and Panipat. NFL is public sector undertaking which is controlled...

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.
National Fertilizers Ltd has not performed well majority of the past ten years indicating its past ten year financial track record is not good
Value Creation
 Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19Mar'20Mar'21TTM
Return on Capital Employed 5.06%-0.41%2.74%3.61%4.91%6.28%6.4%7.54%4.15%6.65%-
Growth Parameters
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide
Net Sales (Rs. Cr.) 7,3056,7208,0178,5207,7577,6008,94312,42913,13511,90611,706
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.--8%19.3%6.3%-9%-2%17.7%39%5.7%-9.4%-
Adjusted EPS (Rs.) 2.62-2.63-1.720.413.984.223.815.992.075.342.75
Y-o-Y Gr. Rt.--200.4%NANA870.7%6%-9.7%57.2%-65.4%158%-
Book Value per Share (Rs.) 35.7682.12102.5598.9434.4637.2340.5145.2339.1644.2644.17
Adjusted Net Profit 129-129-84.220.2195207187294102262135
Net Op. Cash Flow (Rs. Cr.) -118-678-1,6083041,8502,4531,661-2,699-3097,033-
Debt to Cash Flow from Ops -25.36-8.28-4.725.173.311.691.84-2.4-26.210.27-
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.
National Fertilizers Ltd. should be analysed on a Standalone basis
CAGR
CAGR Colour Code Guide
  9 yrs 5 yrs 3 yrs 1 yr
Net Sales 5.6%9%10%-9.4%
Adjusted EPS 8.2%6.1%11.9%158%
Book Value per Share 2.45.1313
Share Price -3.4% 14% 16.3% 82.2%
Key Financial Parameter
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide
 Mar'12Mar'13Mar'14Mar'15Mar'16Mar'17Mar'18Mar'19Mar'20Mar'21TTM
Return on Equity (%) 7.51-4.46-1.860.415.9711.769.7913.964.9112.816.22
Operating Profit Margin (%) 4.240.631.714.467.167.336.028.146.587.865.86
Net Profit Margin (%) 1.76-1.92-1.050.242.522.722.092.360.772.21.15
Debt to Equity 1.71.391.51.573.622.261.542.914.220.87-
Working Capital Days 135255345382388325228217268204-
Cash Conversion Cycle 100155179209236223170178224157-
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Entity Percentage Holding
Promoters 74.71%
Institutions 14.33%
Non-Institutions 10.96%
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 indicates that that National Fertilizers Ltd is a below average quality company.

National Fertilizers Ltd's earnings have grown by 6.1%, whereas share price has appreciated 14% 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.

National Fertilizers Ltd share price has declined -1.4% annually (CAGR) over the past ten years.

Past 10 years financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that National Fertilizers Ltd is a below average long term investment. However, you need to ensure you buy at a right price to earn good returns.

National Fertilizers (NFL) incorporated in 1974 is second largest producer of Nitrogenous Fertilizers in the India commanding 16.5% of market share. Company started its operation by setting up two manufacturing Units at Bathinda and Panipat. NFL is public sector undertaking which is controlled by Department of Fertilizers in the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers.

In 1978 the Nangal Unit of Fertilizer Corporation of India was shifted to NFL. A decade later company expanded its

National Fertilizers (NFL) incorporated in 1974 is second largest producer of Nitrogenous Fertilizers in the India commanding 16.5% of market share. Company started its operation by setting up two manufacturing Units at Bathinda and Panipat. NFL is public sector undertaking which is controlled by Department of Fertilizers in the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers.

In 1978 the Nangal Unit of Fertilizer Corporation of India was shifted to NFL. A decade later company expanded its capacity by installing gas based plant located at Vijaipur in Madhya Pradesh. Later in 1997 company doubled its capacity by setting up another unit- Vijaipur-II and increased it to 14.52 lakh MTs.

The company was given responsibility by Government of India to revive the closed Urea plants of HFCL and FCI located at Baruani and Ramagundam. Company received ISO-9001 (2000), ISO-14001 and OSHAS-18001 certification for quality management. Company also undertakes R&D activities and has developed value added products such as Zincated, Sulphur Coated Urea and Neem coated Urea.

Company’s Kisan Urea is highly concentrated, solid, nitrogenous fertilizer, containing 46.0% and very popular brand with a pan-India presence.

Company manufactures Bio-Fertiliser such as Nitrogen Bio-Fertilizer, Azetobactor and Phosphorous Bio-fertilizer. The product has market presence in Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Chattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan.

Company also manufactures spectrum of industrial products which include Methanol, Sodium Nitrate, Sodium Nitrite, Nitric Acid, Sulphur, Liquid Oxygen, Liquid CO2, Liquid Nitrogen etc.

AwardsNCL’s Vijaipur unit was awarded at National Productivity Award for Bio-Fertilizers in 2002-03 for it productivity.

NCL’s Vijaipur unit received FAI Award for Best Overall Performance of an Operating Nitrogenous Fertilizer unit.

Company has received Green Tech Environment Excellence Silver Award 2007 for its outstanding achievement in environment management from Green Tech Foundation.

New DevelopmentNational Fertilizers has formed a joint venture RCF and KRIBHCO to promote Urvarak Videsh. The company was formed to explored investment opportunities in India and abroad in segments like nitrogenous, phosphatic and potassic sectors.

In 2010 National Fertilizers entered into business of power generation.

Puchho Befikar
SEBI Registered: Investment Adviser - INA000013323

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