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Last Updated on: 22 February, 2024|Author: Getaka | Social: X Twitter Profile

Fundamental Analysis of ICRA Ltd

About the Company - ICRA Ltd

ICRA Ltd. is a Public Limited Listed company incorporated on 16/01/1991 and has its registered office in the State of Delhi, India. Company’s Corporate Identification Number(CIN) is L74999DL1991PLC042749 and registration number is 042749. Currently Company is involved in the business activities of Activities auxiliary to financial service activities. Company’s Total Operating Revenue is Rs. 194.73 Cr. and Equity Capital is Rs. 9.65 Cr. for the Year ended 31/03/2022.
Services - OthersB-710, Statesman House, 148, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi Delhi
NamePosition Held
Mr. D N GhoshChairman Emeritus
Mr. Arun DuggalChairman & Ind.Dire (Non-Exe)
Mr. Ramnath KrishnanManaging Director & Group CEO
Ms. Wendy Huay Huay CheongNon Exe.Non Ind.Director
Ms. Shivani Priya Mohini KakNon Exe.Non Ind.Director
Mr. Stephen Arthur LongNon Exe.Non Ind.Director
Mr. Michael FoleyNon Exe.Non Ind.Director
Ms. Ranjana AgarwalIndependent Director
Ms. Radhika Vijay HaribhaktiIndependent Director

ICRA Ltd. Share Price Update

Share PriceValue
Previous Day₹5,894.45

Basic Stock Data of ICRA Ltd

Market Cap 5,724 Cr.
Current Price 5,931
High / Low6,249/4,251
Stock P/E40.1
Book Value 930
Dividend Yield0.69 %
ROCE20.0 %
ROE15.1 %
Face Value 10.0

Data Source:

ICRA Ltd Quarterly Results

MonthSep 2020Dec 2020Mar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023
Operating Profit18242425233539323636383534
OPM %25%31%29%31%27%40%41%34%36%35%35%34%32%
Other Income111110111191171315161816
Profit before tax26333133314147364648515047
Tax %27%25%26%27%22%25%28%41%19%18%24%18%32%
Net Profit19242224243134223739394132
EPS in Rs19.1225.0623.0024.8224.9332.0034.6222.0238.0640.2939.7641.7732.92

ICRA Ltd Quarterly Chart

ICRA Ltd Profit & Loss

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023TTM
Operating Profit636086701011021151139681121143137
OPM %30%24%30%22%30%31%37%34%30%27%35%35%32%
Other Income21171942273949454843415067
Profit before tax797298100118132157152131112152181189
Tax %32%18%30%35%35%33%35%30%26%26%25%25%
Net Profit5459696676891011069783114137144
EPS in Rs54.0159.1668.9365.4576.2489.29101.68109.2199.6684.61116.35140.13147.76
Dividend Payout %37%37%33%37%33%30%29%27%27%32%24%93%

ICRA Ltd Profit & Loss Yearly Chart

ICRA Ltd Growth

Compounded Sales Growth
10 Years:5%
5 Years:5%
3 Years:8%
Compounded Profit Growth
10 Years:10%
5 Years:7%
3 Years:12%
Stock Price CAGR
10 Years:12%
5 Years:15%
3 Years:28%
1 Year:27%
Return on Equity
10 Years:15%
5 Years:14%
3 Years:14%
Last Year:15%

ICRA Ltd Balance Sheet

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023Sep 2023
Equity Capital10101010101010101010101010
Other Liabilities83102109144151111116128144121121138167
Total Liabilities3844415135836276607717698468969781,1011,076
Fixed Assets34658991923736345446464747
Other Assets114146140234350312396552685669478364330
Total Assets3844415135836276607717698468969781,1011,076

ICRA Ltd Reserves and Borrowings Chart

ICRA Ltd Cash Flow

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Cash from Operating Activity 3924100677163628121769799
Cash from Investing Activity -24-6-72-31-40-12-544511-32-72-77
Cash from Financing Activity -16-11-27-29-40-694-121-41-32-31-32
Net Cash Flow-1617-9-17125-812-7-10

ICRA Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Debtor Days656955615137483865582834
Inventory Days
Days Payable
Cash Conversion Cycle656955615137483865582834
Working Capital Days-40-19-54-64-66-45-41-44-2-44-52-62
ROCE %24%19%23%21%24%26%25%23%20%15%19%20%

ICRA Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators Chart

ICRA Ltd Share Holding Pattern

MonthMar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023
No. of Shareholders13,77215,95715,48715,66115,37315,43516,10316,68417,24217,04617,52017,415

ICRA Ltd Shareholding Pattern Chart

No. of ICRA Ltd Shareholders

ICRA Ltd Mutual Fund Holdings

Fund NameNo of SharesAUM (%)Amount Invested (Cr)
Parag Parikh Flexi Cap Fund4225870.48230.73
Aditya Birla Sun Life MNC Fund - Div3006874.71164.17
Aditya Birla Sun Life MNC Fund - Gr3006874.71164.17
Aditya Birla Sun Life ELSS Tax Saver Fund2848101.09155.5
Canara Robeco Small Cap Fund1683201.0691.9
Mahindra Manulife Small Cap Fund886051.8948.38
Sundaram Small Cap Fund858681.6346.88
Sundaram Diversified Equity Fund670002.2736.58
Sundaram Flexicap Fund500001.327.3
Sundaram Focused Fund450002.5924.57


ICRA Ltd EPS Trend

ICRA Ltd Key Financial Ratios

MonthMar 23Mar 22Mar 21Mar 20Mar 19
Basic EPS (Rs.)140.59116.7484.8999.98106.63
Diluted EPS (Rs.)140.59116.7484.8999.98106.58
Cash EPS (Rs.)151.85125.7395.95111.41114.19
Book Value[Excl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)989.44878.36788.52729.65662.75
Book Value[Incl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)989.44878.36788.52729.65662.75
Revenue From Operations / Share (Rs.)417.80355.19311.94332.69339.92
PBDIT / Share (Rs.)199.41167.29128.46149.01163.88
PBIT / Share (Rs.)189.23159.20118.18138.35158.06
PBT / Share (Rs.)187.77157.58116.05136.23157.53
Net Profit / Share (Rs.)141.67117.6485.67100.75108.36
NP After MI And SOA / Share (Rs.)140.12116.3584.6199.65107.80
PBDIT Margin (%)47.7247.0941.1844.7848.21
PBIT Margin (%)45.2944.8237.8841.5846.49
PBT Margin (%)44.9444.3637.2040.9446.34
Net Profit Margin (%)33.9033.1127.4630.2831.87
NP After MI And SOA Margin (%)33.5332.7527.1229.9531.71
Return on Networth / Equity (%)14.2313.3110.7713.7016.30
Return on Capital Employeed (%)18.8417.8014.6218.2723.57
Return On Assets (%)12.2811.479.1111.3713.55
Asset Turnover Ratio (%)
Current Ratio (X)4.293.774.266.264.68
Quick Ratio (X)4.293.774.266.264.68
Dividend Payout Ratio (NP) (%)19.9123.1231.8030.0028.44
Dividend Payout Ratio (CP) (%)18.5621.6228.3627.1026.98
Earning Retention Ratio (%)80.0976.8868.2070.0071.56
Cash Earning Retention Ratio (%)81.4478.3871.6472.9073.02
Interest Coverage Ratio (X)136.25103.4160.2770.33311.97
Interest Coverage Ratio (Post Tax) (X)97.8073.7141.1948.56207.28
Enterprise Value (Cr.)4025.553803.032773.341565.282394.30
EV / Net Operating Revenue (X)9.9811.099.214.877.30
EV / EBITDA (X)20.9223.5522.3710.8815.14
MarketCap / Net Operating Revenue (X)10.5711.9910.536.518.54
Retention Ratios (%)80.0876.8768.1969.9971.55
Price / BV (X)4.494.874.182.984.39
Price / Net Operating Revenue (X)10.5711.9910.536.518.54

ICRA Ltd Profitability Ratios (%)

ICRA Ltd Liquidity Ratios

ICRA Ltd Liquidity Ratios (%)

ICRA Ltd Interest Coverage Ratios (%)

ICRA Ltd Valuation Ratios

Fair Value of ICRA Ltd Stock

Fair Value: ₹5670.10

The stock is overvalued by 4.40% compared to the current price ₹5931

*Investments are subject to market risks

Strength and Weakness of ICRA Ltd Stock

  1. The stock has a high average ROCE of 21.58%, which is a positive sign.
  2. The stock has a low average Working Capital Days of -44.42, which is a positive sign.
  3. The company has higher reserves (600.15 cr) compared to borrowings (6.31 cr), indicating strong financial stability.
  4. The company has shown consistent growth in sales (321.00 cr) and profit (128.69 cr) over the years.
  1. The stock is trading at a high valuation with an average P/B ratio of 152.60 and average Dividend Yield of 43.21%.
  2. The stock has a high average Cash Conversion Cycle of 50.75, which may not be favorable.

Should I Buy ICRA Ltd Now?

  • Considering various financial indicators, investors might exercise caution regarding investment in ICRA Ltd:
    1. Net Profit Margin: 33.90%
      • Net Profit Margin: This metric indicates the percentage of profit a company makes from its total revenue. A higher net profit margin is generally desirable as it reflects better profitability.
    2. ROCE: 18.84% (Industry Average ROCE: 18.8%)
      • ROCE (Return on Capital Employed): ROCE measures a company's profitability and the efficiency with which its capital is employed. A higher ROCE indicates efficient use of capital.
    3. Interest Coverage Ratio (Post Tax): 97.80
      • Interest Coverage Ratio: The interest coverage ratio measures a company's ability to cover its interest payments on outstanding debt. A ratio greater than 2 is generally considered healthy as it indicates the company can meet its interest obligations comfortably.
    4. Quick Ratio: 4.29
      • Quick Ratio: The quick ratio assesses a company's ability to cover its short-term liabilities with its most liquid assets. A ratio higher than 1 suggests the company can meet its short-term obligations without relying heavily on inventory.
    5. ✗ Stock P/E: 40.1 (Industry average Stock P/E: 32.66)
      • Stock P/E (Price-to-Earnings) Ratio: The P/E ratio compares a company's current share price to its earnings per share. A lower P/E ratio relative to industry peers or historical values may indicate that the stock is undervalued.
    6. ✗ Total Debt / Equity: N/A
      • Total Debt / Equity: This ratio measures a company's financial leverage by comparing its total debt to its total equity. A lower ratio indicates lower financial risk and greater financial stability.
    The current analysis suggests exercising caution. It's advisable to conduct further research or consult with financial experts before considering any investment.

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Getaka, CFA, a financial analyst with 15 years of experience in the industry. Getaka holds an MBA degree and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, demonstrating his profound understanding of financial analysis and investment management. Throughout his career, he has conducted numerous financial analyses and due diligence processes for companies in the industry, and has a strong track record of identifying key trends and opportunities. He leverages his expertise to deliver a thorough financial analysis of a company, encompassing its financial performance, key ratios, future prospects, and risks. Getaka is committed to providing accurate, reliable, and trustworthy information to help readers make informed decisions about their finances and investments.

Disclaimer: This article is for informational purposes only and should not be construed as financial advice. The author is not a SEBI registered financial advisor and does not have any vested interest in ICRA Ltd. Investors are advised to conduct their own due diligence and consult with a financial professional before making any investment decisions. The information provided in this article is based on publicly available data and the author's analysis, but it may not be comprehensive or up-to-date. The author and are not responsible for any errors or omissions in the content. This article is not intended to promote any particular investment strategy or recommendation, and readers should consult with their own financial advisors before making any investment decisions. Data Source: NSE