1. Is Kokuyo Camlin Ltd a good quality company?
Past 10 year’s financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that Kokuyo Camlin Ltd is a below average quality company.
2. Is Kokuyo Camlin Ltd undervalued or overvalued?
The key valuation ratios of Kokuyo Camlin Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Fair zone.
3. Is Kokuyo Camlin Ltd a good buy now?
The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Semi Strong which suggest that the price of Kokuyo Camlin Ltd is likely to Rise-somewhat 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%||-0.6%||4%||4.6%||3.1%||4.4%||6.1%||2.9%||-2.2%||-0.2%||-|
|Value Creation Index ⓘ||-1.3||-1.1||-0.7||-0.7||-0.8||-0.7||-0.6||-0.8||-1.2||-1.0||-|
Growth Parameters ⓘ
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||7.4%||16.2%||12.9%||2.5%||-0%||9.4%||-8%||-36.4%||26.1%||-|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||-2.1||-0.8||0.5||0.6||0.2||1||1.6||0.5||-1.4||-0.4||1.9|
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||NA||NA||37.8%||-62.9%||317.4%||68.8%||-71%||-391.5%||NA||-|
|BVPS (₹) ⓘ||18.1||20.8||21.2||21.8||22.7||23.8||24.8||24.8||24.3||23.9||25.3|
|Adj Net Profit ⓘ||-13.7||-7.6||4.5||6.2||2.3||9.7||16.2||4.7||-13.8||-3.6||19|
|Cash Flow from Ops. ⓘ||-3.8||8.2||8.4||12.4||6.1||14.4||7.6||64.6||61.7||17.8||-|
|Debt/CF from Ops. ⓘ||-17.3||8.7||8.7||8||22.7||9.6||22.9||2||1.3||4||-|
CAGR Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|9 Years||5 Years||3 Years||1 Years|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||NA||-209.4%||-160.6%||NA|
Key Financial Parameters ⓘ
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|Return on Equity % ⓘ||-10.9||-4.7||2.2||2.9||1||4.2||6.7||1.9||-5.6||-1.5||7.6|
|Op. Profit Mgn % ⓘ||-1||0.9||3.1||4.2||3.8||6||7.6||6||2.4||3.6||6.2|
|Net Profit Mgn % ⓘ||-3.1||-1.6||0.8||1||0.4||1.5||2.4||0.7||-3.4||-0.7||2.6|
|Debt to Equity ⓘ||0.6||0.3||0.3||0.5||0.6||0.6||0.7||0.5||0.3||0.3||-|
|Working Cap Days ⓘ||143||149||143||134||145||175||181||171||207||141||0|
|Cash Conv. Cycle ⓘ||71||62||56||53||66||99||109||97||121||88||0|
Return on Equity has increased versus last 3 years average to 7.60%
Sales growth is good in last 4 quarters at 66.54%
Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years -9.62%
Net Profit has been subdued in last 3 years -160.57%
|TTM EPS (₹)||1.9||1.5|
|TTM Sales (₹ Cr.)||720||689|
|BVPS (₹.) ⓘ||25.3||0|
|Reserves (₹ Cr.) ⓘ||243||239|
|From the Market|
|52 Week Low / High (₹)||50.50 / 95.70|
|All Time Low / High (₹)||1.07 / 156.75|
|Market Cap (₹ Cr.)||707|
|Equity (₹ Cr.)||10|
|Face Value (₹)||1|
|Industry PE ⓘ||30.7|
Camlin is engaged in manufacturing of stationary products and art materials. Incorporated in 1946, it offers a range of products, such as artist materials, hobby colours, scholastic colours, scholastic stationery products, office products and writing instruments.
Company manufacturing facilities are located at Tarapur, Taloja,
1931- Dandekar & Co commenced its operation of manufacturing Horse Brand ink powders and tablets. Later it started production of Camel Ink.
1946- Company was renamed as Camlin.
1947- The company diversified and started producing range of products, such as pain balms, chalks, rubber stamp pads, gums, adhesives and so on.
1958- The company celebrated silver jubilee year in the factory and office at Andheri, which is now the Head Office for all divisions.
1962- Company forayed into manufacturing of art material market with products such as artists' and students' oil and water colours, poster colours, geometry boxes, wax crayons, oil pastels and water colour cakes.
1974- Company started fully integrated factory was in Tarapur (100 kms from Mumbai) for manufacture of wooden pencils.
1982- Company held its very first All India Camel Colour Contest (AICCC) which much later was registered in the Limca Book of World Records for holding the record of the highest entries ever.
1984- Company has set up The Camlin Fine Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Division at Tarapur to manufacture drug intermediates and antioxidants.
1987- Camlin became a public limited company and was listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange.
1989- Company formed a technical collaboration was established with Pilot Corporation,
1995- Camlin set up manufacturing facility at Taloja to manufacture synthetic emulsion and adhesives. It entered into marketing collaboration with Winsor and Newton (U.K.) for its artistsâ€™ colours.
1997- There was restructuring of the organisation to meet the challenges of the new millennium.
1999- Company introduced glass colours in the hobby range. AICCC was registered in the Limca Book of World Records for receiving highest entries ever.
2002- The company launched of speciality ink group to engage the R&D expertise in ink development and manufacturing.
2003- The company launched of Camlin Exam brand, the premium quality school stationery brand.
2005- The company introduced plastic body marker range.
2009 - Camlin opened its first module pre-school in Mumbai, Camlin Alphakids Ltd, which is 100% subsidiary of the company.
2011 - All India Camel Colour Contest entered the Guinness World Records as the Largest Art Competition with the participation of 48.5 lakhs students from all across the country.
2012 - Kokuyo S & T Ltd. Japan acquired majority stake in Camlin Ltd. and rechristened the company as Kokuyo Camlin Limited. Kokuyo is a Japan based company with more than 100 years old history.