1. Is Kothari Fermentation & Biochem Ltd a good quality company?
Data is not available for this company.
2. Is Kothari Fermentation & Biochem Ltd undervalued or overvalued?
The key valuation ratios of Kothari Fermentation & Biochem Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Fair zone.
3. Is Kothari Fermentation & Biochem Ltd a good buy now?
The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Weak which suggest that the price of Kothari Fermentation & Biochem 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 % ⓘ||7.1%||3.3%||5.1%||6.7%||8.6%||12.1%||15.6%||9%||7.7%||2.4%||-|
|Value Creation Index ⓘ||-0.5||-0.8||-0.6||-0.5||-0.4||-0.1||0.1||-0.4||-0.5||-0.8||-|
Growth Parameters ⓘ
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||15.3%||27.1%||20%||2.5%||10.9%||9.7%||0.6%||-1.2%||1.6%||-|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||1.1||0.3||0.6||1.3||2.2||3.6||5.8||3.7||3.2||0.2||-1.3|
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-77.9%||148%||108.1%||66.7%||65.6%||63.2%||-35.6%||-14.4%||-93.8%||-|
|BVPS (₹) ⓘ||18.5||18.7||19.3||20.5||22.6||26.2||32||37||40.2||40.4||39.4|
|Adj Net Profit ⓘ||1.7||0.4||0.9||1.9||3.2||5.3||8.7||5.6||4.8||0.3||-2|
|Cash Flow from Ops. ⓘ||3.4||5.4||5.2||9.4||9.8||10.7||11.8||7||15.1||9.5||-|
|Debt/CF from Ops. ⓘ||3.1||2||2.2||1.8||1.9||1.5||2||4.9||2.6||4.8||-|
CAGR Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|9 Years||5 Years||3 Years||1 Years|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||-17.5%||-37.8%||-67.5%||-93.8%|
Key Financial Parameters ⓘ
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|Return on Equity % ⓘ||6.3||1.4||3.3||6.5||10||14.6||20||10.8||8.3||0.5||-3.3|
|Op. Profit Mgn % ⓘ||10.9||7||7||7.8||11.2||13.6||18.5||15||15||10.5||7.4|
|Net Profit Mgn % ⓘ||3.9||0.8||1.4||2.5||4.1||6.1||9.1||5.8||5||0.3||-2|
|Debt to Equity ⓘ||0.4||0.4||0.4||0.5||0.5||0.4||0.5||0.6||0.7||0.8||0.5|
|Working Cap Days ⓘ||139||125||98||77||71||61||62||89||105||111||138|
|Cash Conv. Cycle ⓘ||49||43||35||35||36||29||32||53||66||58||5|
Debt to equity has declined versus last 3 years average to 0.75
Return on Equity is Poor
Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years 0.29%
Sales growth is not so good in last 4 quarters at 4.65%
|TTM EPS (₹)||-1.3||-|
|TTM Sales (₹ Cr.)||99.6||-|
|BVPS (₹.) ⓘ||39.4||-|
|Reserves (₹ Cr.) ⓘ||44||-|
|From the Market|
|52 Week Low / High (₹)||47.05 / 94.35|
|All Time Low / High (₹)||0.25 / 112.90|
|Market Cap (₹ Cr.)||82.1|
|Equity (₹ Cr.)||15|
|Face Value (₹)||10|
|Industry PE ⓘ||64|
Kothari Fermentation & Biochem was incorporated on December 26, 1990 and has been engaged in the manufacture of yeast and its derivatives.
The company is located in the Bulandshahar district of Uttar Pradesh. Yeast and its derivatives find application in the manufacture of bread, brewing of beer, and as a source of vitamin in food products and pharmaceuticals. Distiller yeast improvers manufactured by the company are used by distilleries manufacturing alcohol using cane molasses and non-molasses as raw material.
Yeast extract paste and powder are sold as premium products to the food, biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries under the brand name Sunrise. The company had made a reference to the Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction (BIFR) in September 2002 and was declared a sick industrial company on November 9, 2005. In view of the rehabilitation scheme (package), sanctioned by BIFR in August 2008, the company is restructuring its equity capital base.
Business areas of the company:
The manufacturing unit of the company produces various kinds of yeast including compressed yeast, dried yeast, distiller yeast improvers, extract paste and extract powder.