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Last Updated on: 24 February, 2024|Author: Getaka | Social: X Twitter Profile

Fundamental Analysis of Greaves Cotton Ltd

About the Company - Greaves Cotton Ltd

Greaves Cotton Ltd. is a Public Limited Listed company incorporated on 29/03/1922 and has its registered office in the State of Maharashtra, India. Company’s Corporate Identification Number(CIN) is L99999MH1922PLC000987 and registration number is 000987. Currently Company is involved in the business activities of Manufacture of power generators (except battery charging alternators for internal combustion engines), motor generator sets (except turbine generator set units). Company’s Total Operating Revenue is Rs. 1177.59 Cr. and Equity Capital is Rs. 46.30 Cr. for the Year ended 31/03/2022.
EnginesJ-2, MIDC Industrial Area, Chikalthana, Aurangabad Maharashtra
NamePosition Held
Mr. Karan ThaparChairman
Mr. Nagesh BasavanhalliNon Executive Vice Chairman
Dr. Arup BasuManaging Director
Mr. Arvind Kumar SinghalIndependent Director
Mr. Raja VenkataramanIndependent Director
Ms. Sree PatelIndependent Director
Mr. Ravi KirpalaniIndependent Director
Mr. Firdose VandrevalaIndependent Director

Greaves Cotton Ltd. Share Price Update

Share PriceValue
Previous Day₹161.55

Basic Stock Data of Greaves Cotton Ltd

Market Cap 3,747 Cr.
Current Price 162
High / Low176/118
Stock P/E121
Book Value 59.2
Dividend Yield0.56 %
ROCE9.09 %
ROE6.59 %
Face Value 2.00

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Greaves Cotton Ltd Quarterly Results

MonthSep 2020Dec 2020Mar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023
Operating Profit164942-17-1013393642247-1446
OPM %5%10%8%-7%-3%3%6%5%6%0%6%-3%6%
Other Income-29-2377231115171222-365
Profit before tax-313127-25-19-1262740343-10-341
Tax %28%32%50%11%-23%-831%35%40%20%279%36%-139%-10%
Net Profit-222114-22-23-6171632-627-25-375
EPS in Rs-0.970.900.59-0.97-1.01-0.270.720.691.250.281.15-0.22-8.22

Greaves Cotton Ltd Quarterly Chart

Greaves Cotton Ltd Profit & Loss

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023TTM
Operating Profit237241143192203240255272210802512780
OPM %13%13%8%11%13%15%14%14%11%5%1%5%3%
Other Income641282-3113856932425-262055-314
Profit before tax255211175111294249295240169-14-19113-305
Tax %26%30%30%25%32%27%32%32%25%-36%-83%38%
Net Profit18914812384201181202163127-19-3570-378
EPS in Rs7.746.065.053.428.237.408.286.745.59-0.81-1.523.37-7.01
Dividend Payout %28%26%26%73%67%74%66%59%0%-25%-13%27%

Greaves Cotton Ltd Profit & Loss Yearly Chart

Greaves Cotton Ltd Growth

Compounded Sales Growth
10 Years:4%
5 Years:9%
3 Years:12%
Compounded Profit Growth
10 Years:-6%
5 Years:-12%
3 Years:-14%
Stock Price CAGR
10 Years:10%
5 Years:6%
3 Years:14%
1 Year:24%
Return on Equity
10 Years:12%
5 Years:8%
3 Years:3%
Last Year:7%

Greaves Cotton Ltd Balance Sheet

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023Sep 2023
Equity Capital49494949494949494646464646
Other Liabilities4284423833012863253814744134776291,1031,192
Total Liabilities1,0921,1911,2031,1241,1771,2501,3461,4541,2401,2801,6352,7182,654
Fixed Assets331373370326283292278339380372364369787
Other Assets6477186474975075325356247888321,1742,1431,535
Total Assets1,0921,1911,2031,1241,1771,2501,3461,4541,2401,2801,6352,7182,654

Greaves Cotton Ltd Reserves and Borrowings Chart

Greaves Cotton Ltd Cash Flow

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Cash from Operating Activity 113108155225230114280145102147-56-135
Cash from Investing Activity -62-59-108-179-7036-9738255-108-238-758
Cash from Financing Activity -41-78-55-60-166-148-162-174-241-20210889
Net Cash Flow10-29-8-14-62201011619-84-4

Greaves Cotton Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Debtor Days527068504560516249514022
Inventory Days535050343845333554595640
Days Payable57655746687682868312011082
Cash Conversion Cycle48556137152921220-11-14-19
Working Capital Days345053334439221826-3738
ROCE %34%30%21%21%28%23%23%24%18%3%-1%9%

Greaves Cotton Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators Chart

Greaves Cotton Ltd Share Holding Pattern

MonthMar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023
No. of Shareholders1,15,6701,41,5861,86,5231,92,7562,12,9332,21,5632,12,8322,17,7072,21,3272,18,6412,18,7312,11,694

Greaves Cotton Ltd Shareholding Pattern Chart

No. of Greaves Cotton Ltd Shareholders

Greaves Cotton Ltd Mutual Fund Holdings

Fund NameNo of SharesAUM (%)Amount Invested (Cr)
L&T Focused Equity Fund16059002.5724.28
Aditya Birla Sun Life Manufacturing Equity Fund5299330.956.66
Motilal Oswal Nifty Microcap 250 Index Fund989330.271.24
Groww Nifty Total Market Index Fund2260.010

Greaves Cotton Ltd ROCE Trend

Greaves Cotton Ltd EPS Trend

Greaves Cotton Ltd Key Financial Ratios

MonthMar 23Mar 22Mar 21Mar 20Mar 19
Basic EPS (Rs.)3.37-1.53-0.815.406.74
Diluted EPS (Rs.)3.35-1.53-0.815.406.74
Cash EPS (Rs.)5.751.121.808.148.80
Book Value[Excl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)84.9432.3733.8534.5540.25
Book Value[Incl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)84.9432.3733.8534.5540.25
Revenue From Operations / Share (Rs.)116.5373.8564.9082.6582.53
PBDIT / Share (Rs.)8.662.143.819.9612.86
PBIT / Share (Rs.)6.21-0.391.197.3210.72
PBT / Share (Rs.)5.17-0.72-0.597.319.82
Net Profit / Share (Rs.)3.31-1.42-0.815.506.66
NP After MI And SOA / Share (Rs.)3.37-1.52-0.815.596.74
PBDIT Margin (%)7.422.895.8612.0515.58
PBIT Margin (%)5.32-0.531.838.8612.99
PBT Margin (%)4.43-0.98-0.918.8411.90
Net Profit Margin (%)2.83-1.91-1.256.668.06
NP After MI And SOA Margin (%)2.89-2.06-1.256.758.17
Return on Networth / Equity (%)4.91-4.71-2.3916.1716.99
Return on Capital Employeed (%)7.15-0.943.3319.9625.42
Return On Assets (%)2.86-2.14-1.4510.3411.31
Long Term Debt / Equity (X)
Total Debt / Equity (X)0.000.310.000.010.01
Asset Turnover Ratio (%)0.980.881.031.331.44
Current Ratio (X)2.301.531.561.781.78
Quick Ratio (X)1.991.241.181.301.46
Inventory Turnover Ratio (X)5.734.724.687.3311.24
Dividend Payout Ratio (NP) (%)5.93-
Dividend Payout Ratio (CP) (%)3.4319.710.000.0074.65
Earning Retention Ratio (%)94.07113.
Cash Earning Retention Ratio (%)96.5780.290.000.0025.35
Interest Coverage Ratio (X)17.159.2812.7045.4277.72
Interest Coverage Ratio (Post Tax) (X)8.62-4.713.2625.1745.68
Enterprise Value (Cr.)2768.384209.992677.971430.193390.20
EV / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.032.461.780.741.68
EV / EBITDA (X)13.8184.9630.426.2110.80
MarketCap / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.082.581.970.841.69
Retention Ratios (%)94.06113.
Price / BV (X)1.845.903.782.023.52
Price / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.082.581.970.841.69

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Fair Value of Greaves Cotton Ltd Stock

Fair Value: ₹474.70

The stock is undervalued by 193.02% compared to the current price ₹162

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Strength and Weakness of Greaves Cotton Ltd Stock

  1. The stock has a high average ROCE of 19.42%, which is a positive sign.
  2. The company has higher reserves (878.85 cr) compared to borrowings (37.00 cr), indicating strong financial stability.
  3. The company has shown consistent growth in sales (1.23 cr) and profit (136.46 cr) over the years.
  1. The stock is trading at a high valuation with an average P/B ratio of 5.01 and average Dividend Yield of 5.69%.
  2. The stock has a high average Working Capital Days of 30.08, which may not be favorable.
  3. The stock has a high average Cash Conversion Cycle of 19.58, which may not be favorable.

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