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

Fundamental Analysis of Kuantum Papers Ltd

About the Company - Kuantum Papers Ltd

Kuantum Papers Ltd. is a Public Limited Listed company incorporated on 28/05/1997 and has its registered office in the State of Punjab, India. Company’s Corporate Identification Number(CIN) is L21012PB1997PLC035243 and registration number is 035243. Currently Company is involved in the business activities of Manufacture of pulp, paper and paperboard. Company’s Total Operating Revenue is Rs. 830.40 Cr. and Equity Capital is Rs. 8.73 Cr. for the Year ended 31/03/2022.
Paper & Paper ProductsPaper Mill, Distt Hoshiarpur, Sailakhurd Punjab
NamePosition Held
Mr. Jagesh Kumar KhaitanChairman
Mr. Pavan KhaitanVice Chairman & Mng.Director
Mr. Bhavdeep SardanaIndependent Director
Mr. Vivek BihaniIndependent Director
Mr. Shireen SethiIndependent Director
Mr. Drishinder Singh SandhawaliaNon Exe.Non Ind.Director

Kuantum Papers Ltd. Share Price Update

Share PriceValue
Previous Day₹163.95

Basic Stock Data of Kuantum Papers Ltd

Market Cap 1,470 Cr.
Current Price 168
High / Low226/112
Stock P/E6.87
Book Value 120
Dividend Yield1.78 %
ROCE22.0 %
ROE19.8 %
Face Value 1.00

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Competitors of Kuantum Papers Ltd

Stock NameMarket CapCurrent PriceHigh / LowStock P/EBook ValueDividend YieldROCEROEFace Value
Emami Paper Mills Ltd 827 Cr. 137150/10018.0 1191.14 %10.4 %16.0 % 2.00
Star Paper Mills Ltd 393 Cr. 252288/1425.59 3981.34 %16.8 %13.1 % 10.0
Satia Industries Ltd 1,290 Cr. 129155/1015.93 85.30.77 %20.3 %30.0 % 1.00
West Coast Paper Mills Ltd 4,335 Cr. 656815/4655.05 4481.51 %52.9 %44.8 % 2.00
Andhra Paper Ltd 2,163 Cr. 544675/3914.65 4422.32 %52.0 %40.0 % 10.0
Industry Average245.4 Cr343.67.84298.461.42%30.48%28.78%5

Kuantum Papers Ltd Quarterly Results

MonthDec 2020Mar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023
Operating Profit13281540303361991051141098179
OPM %11%16%10%20%13%13%22%29%30%33%35%27%26%
Other Income2-81111-62110111
Profit before tax-26-121225-31697787875756
Tax %25%-63%55%15%-62%13%-27%24%26%25%25%26%25%
Net Profit-110-51144-39535765654342
EPS in Rs-0.141.19-0.621.200.460.50-4.456.046.567.457.464.894.83

Kuantum Papers Ltd Quarterly Chart

Kuantum Papers Ltd Profit & Loss

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023TTM
Operating Profit436076646511814815611930120380409
OPM %12%14%16%13%12%19%21%20%16%7%14%29%31%
Other Income21311339914-603
Profit before tax5213732338410711165-328203309
Tax %32%40%10%21%25%30%32%30%-10%60%-74%33%
Net Profit41334252559737872-1313136230
EPS in Rs0.431.473.842.872.816.798.358.938.23-1.461.5415.6026.36
Dividend Payout %0%0%0%3%4%3%3%6%3%0%0%19%

Kuantum Papers Ltd Profit & Loss Yearly Chart

Kuantum Papers Ltd Growth

Compounded Sales Growth
10 Years:12%
5 Years:13%
3 Years:21%
Compounded Profit Growth
10 Years:30%
5 Years:20%
3 Years:35%
Stock Price CAGR
10 Years:50%
5 Years:29%
3 Years:47%
1 Year:31%
Return on Equity
10 Years:9%
5 Years:8%
3 Years:7%
Last Year:20%

Kuantum Papers Ltd Balance Sheet

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023Sep 2023
Equity Capital9999999999999
Preference Capital003030300303030303030
Other Liabilities609312412113088139153174138113240226
Total Liabilities3253733798569031,0111,1211,2841,5491,6141,6761,6891,743
Fixed Assets2342232656736877728259781,0341,4361,4081,4141,443
Other Assets79112114157166198213251206158239245263
Total Assets3253733798569031,0111,1211,2841,5491,6141,6761,6891,743

Kuantum Papers Ltd Reserves and Borrowings Chart

Kuantum Papers Ltd Cash Flow

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Cash from Operating Activity 455362325773131136758048375
Cash from Investing Activity -31-27-11-56-50-93-132-150-252-178-35-60
Cash from Financing Activity -14-26-5023-641-83913898-11-318
Net Cash Flow001-0021-825-39-03-2

Kuantum Papers Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Debtor Days1925273225211715730278
Inventory Days951411051071021171339514114511488
Days Payable46114895447475447421244725
Cash Conversion Cycle6852438580919563105519471
Working Capital Days-4-31262317241711516237
ROCE %12%16%21%10%7%12%14%13%8%0%5%22%

Kuantum Papers Ltd Financial Efficiency Indicators Chart

Kuantum Papers Ltd Share Holding Pattern

MonthDec 2020Mar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023
No. of Shareholders10,78410,37910,55911,37810,98611,91812,02211,72611,67812,19812,15917,044

Kuantum Papers Ltd Shareholding Pattern Chart

No. of Kuantum Papers Ltd Shareholders

This stock is not held by any mutual fund

Kuantum Papers Ltd ROCE Trend

Kuantum Papers Ltd EPS Trend

Kuantum Papers Ltd Key Financial Ratios

MonthMar 23Mar 22Mar 21Mar 20Mar 19
Basic EPS (Rs.)15.601.54-1.4682.2989.31
Diluted EPS (Rs.)15.601.54-1.4682.2989.31
Cash EPS (Rs.)20.816.832.53118.61118.11
Book Value[Excl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)110.7995.1793.65953.11878.47
Book Value[Incl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)110.7995.1793.65953.11878.47
Dividend / Share (Rs.)
Revenue From Operations / Share (Rs.)150.0795.1646.28853.42909.26
PBDIT / Share (Rs.)43.8714.074.51145.91188.39
PBIT / Share (Rs.)38.668.780.51109.58159.60
PBT / Share (Rs.)23.260.88-3.6574.71127.07
Net Profit / Share (Rs.)15.601.54-1.4682.2889.31
PBDIT Margin (%)29.2314.789.7317.0920.71
PBIT Margin (%)25.769.231.1112.8417.55
PBT Margin (%)15.490.92-7.888.7513.97
Net Profit Margin (%)10.391.61-3.159.649.82
Return on Networth / Equity (%)14.081.61-1.558.6310.16
Return on Capital Employeed (%)22.785.100.307.0812.28
Return On Assets (%)8.050.80-0.784.636.06
Long Term Debt / Equity (X)0.340.740.710.520.35
Total Debt / Equity (X)0.490.880.780.600.41
Asset Turnover Ratio (%)0.770.500.250.520.65
Current Ratio (X)
Quick Ratio (X)0.580.730.630.430.93
Inventory Turnover Ratio (X)4.504.311.903.443.89
Dividend Payout Ratio (NP) (%)
Dividend Payout Ratio (CP) (%)
Earning Retention Ratio (%)
Cash Earning Retention Ratio (%)
Interest Coverage Ratio (X)5.391.781.424.185.79
Interest Coverage Ratio (Post Tax) (X)3.811.190.853.363.75
Enterprise Value (Cr.)1555.371448.181240.79772.62710.06
EV / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.191.743.071.040.89
EV / EBITDA (X)4.0611.7931.556.074.32
MarketCap / Net Operating Revenue (X)0.800.841.440.350.53
Retention Ratios (%)
Price / BV (X)1.100.840.710.310.55
Price / Net Operating Revenue (X)0.800.841.440.350.53

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Kuantum Papers Ltd Valuation Ratios

Fair Value of Kuantum Papers Ltd Stock

Fair Value: ₹166.14

The stock is overvalued by 1.11% compared to the current price ₹168

*Investments are subject to market risks

Strength and Weakness of Kuantum Papers Ltd Stock

  1. The stock has a low average Working Capital Days of 21.83, which is a positive sign.
  2. The company has higher reserves (600.92 cr) compared to borrowings (20.77 cr), indicating strong financial stability.
  3. The company has shown consistent growth in sales (491.23 cr) and profit (75.62 cr) over the years.
  1. The stock is trading at a high valuation with an average P/B ratio of 79.35 and average Dividend Yield of 13.30%.
  2. The stock has a low average ROCE of 11.67%, which may not be favorable.
  3. The stock has a high average Cash Conversion Cycle of 74.83, which may not be favorable.

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