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

Fundamental Analysis of S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND)

About the Company - S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND)

S Chand & Company Ltd. is a Public Limited Listed company incorporated on 09/09/1970 and has its registered office in the State of Delhi, India. Company’s Corporate Identification Number(CIN) is L22219DL1970PLC005400 and registration number is 005400. Currently Company is involved in the business activities of Book publishing. Company’s Total Operating Revenue is Rs. 169.97 Cr. and Equity Capital is Rs. 17.52 Cr. for the Year ended 31/03/2022.
Education - Coaching/Study Material/OthersA-27, 2nd Floor, Mohan Co-operative Industrial Estate, New Delhi Delhi
NamePosition Held
Mr. Desh Raj DograChairman & Ind.Director
Mr. Himanshu GuptaManaging Director
Mr. Dinesh Kumar JhunjhnuwalaWhole Time Director
Ms. Savita GuptaNon Executive Director
Mr. Gaurav Kumar JhunjhnuwalaNon Executive Director
Ms. Archana CapoorIndependent Director
Mr. Rajagopalan ChandrashekarIndependent Director

S Chand & Company Ltd. Share Price Update

Share PriceValue
Previous Day₹274.25

Basic Stock Data of S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND)

Market Cap 983 Cr.
Current Price 279
High / Low335/174
Stock P/E35.6
Book Value 241
Dividend Yield1.08 %
ROCE7.22 %
ROE5.01 %
Face Value 5.00

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Competitors of S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND)

Stock NameMarket CapCurrent PriceHigh / LowStock P/EBook ValueDividend YieldROCEROEFace Value
Zee Learn Ltd 301 Cr. 9.229.78/2.67 0.360.00 %2.37 %18.7 % 1.00
Tree House Education & Accessories Ltd (TREEHOUSE) 132 Cr. 31.335.0/10.4662 48.90.00 %15.4 %15.6 % 10.0
Usha Martin Education & Solutions Ltd (UMESLTD) 16.7 Cr. 6.308.02/2.8172.4 5.380.00 %1.49 %0.50 % 1.00
MT Educare Ltd 28.9 Cr. 4.005.90/3.00 6.530.00 %16.4 %43.9 % 10.0
ACE EduTrend Ltd 1.93 Cr. 2.112.81/1.90 9.660.00 %1.44 %2.22 % 10.0
Industry Average96.11 Cr10.59146.8814.170%7.42%16.18%6.4

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Quarterly Results

MonthSep 2020Dec 2020Mar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023
Operating Profit-36-35124-21-26-3414212-29-3314714-50
OPM %-100%-102%44%-58%-51%-67%42%11%-62%-50%38%12%-131%
Other Income2294514141610831
Profit before tax-53-50112-35-37-5112711-29-391343-63
Tax %10%8%13%10%-10%11%2%44%31%22%24%60%34%
Net Profit-47-4698-31-41-451256-20-301021-42
EPS in Rs-13.52-13.2727.93-8.72-11.56-12.8936.201.98-5.06-7.4429.290.74-11.45

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Quarterly Chart

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Profit & Loss

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023TTM
Operating Profit265579102125164192-32-2254629778
OPM %15%20%21%22%24%25%24%-6%-5%13%13%16%13%
Other Income14123312-12-120124823
Profit before tax1744595473105161-95-99-057834
Tax %16%27%27%36%32%41%33%30%-13%-32,350%-76%26%
Net Profit153243334761107-67-111-685830
EPS in Rs146,900.001,986.492,455.921,557.422,308.8720.5330.62-19.13-31.87-1.863.1918.7811.14
Dividend Payout %2%1%1%0%0%128%5%0%0%0%0%16%

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Profit & Loss Yearly Chart

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Growth

Compounded Sales Growth
10 Years:8%
5 Years:-5%
3 Years:12%
Compounded Profit Growth
10 Years:3%
5 Years:-17%
3 Years:34%
Stock Price CAGR
10 Years:%
5 Years:9%
3 Years:53%
1 Year:49%
Return on Equity
10 Years:3%
5 Years:-2%
3 Years:2%
Last Year:5%

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Balance Sheet

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023Sep 2023
Equity Capital000001517171717181818
Other Liabilities7182117189191242339253208179180173131
Total Liabilities2174895778269941,2831,5161,4321,2911,2361,1931,2201,133
Fixed Assets27170186274331497514535588598569546548
Other Assets176309372529615743925840661604599623524
Total Assets2174895778269941,2831,5161,4321,2911,2361,1931,2201,133

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Reserves and Borrowings Chart

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Cash Flow

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Cash from Operating Activity -31-6743-18383239394810810781
Cash from Investing Activity 161-135-40-102-134-182-61-84-18-18-3-4
Cash from Financing Activity -1352131123991595539-81-58-85-61
Net Cash Flow-4114431033-6-51321916

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Financial Efficiency Indicators

MonthMar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022Mar 2023
Debtor Days154229230266275260290311285276222159
Inventory Days192201226281335287223414460320269258
Days Payable289224267319362305287393361274257178
Cash Conversion Cycle57206189228248242225332383323234239
Working Capital Days195264218243252140221282270275210169
ROCE %18%15%15%14%15%17%-4%-5%3%3%7%

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Financial Efficiency Indicators Chart

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Share Holding Pattern

MonthDec 2020Mar 2021Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023
No. of Shareholders49,95448,87249,23749,07148,01447,54046,68045,30244,55443,89044,86242,027

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Shareholding Pattern Chart

No. of S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Shareholders

This stock is not held by any mutual fund

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) ROCE Trend

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) EPS Trend

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Key Financial Ratios

MonthMar 23Mar 22Mar 21Mar 20Mar 19
Basic EPS (Rs.)16.422.29-1.86-31.87-19.13
Diluted EPS (Rs.)16.402.29-1.86-31.87-19.13
Cash EPS (Rs.)29.6014.4510.23-20.10-11.94
Book Value[Excl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)257.13241.78239.35234.82266.84
Book Value[Incl.RevalReserv]/Share (Rs.)257.13241.78239.35234.82266.84
Revenue From Operations / Share (Rs.)173.60137.24121.58122.76149.25
PBDIT / Share (Rs.)36.7421.6121.39-3.59-5.58
PBIT / Share (Rs.)23.569.609.49-15.24-12.37
PBT / Share (Rs.)22.121.450.18-28.10-26.82
Net Profit / Share (Rs.)16.412.44-1.67-31.75-18.72
NP After MI And SOA / Share (Rs.)18.783.19-1.86-31.87-19.13
PBDIT Margin (%)21.1615.7417.59-2.92-3.74
PBIT Margin (%)13.576.997.80-12.41-8.28
PBT Margin (%)12.741.050.15-22.88-17.97
Net Profit Margin (%)9.451.78-1.37-25.86-12.54
NP After MI And SOA Margin (%)10.812.32-1.52-25.96-12.81
Return on Networth / Equity (%)7.371.34-0.79-13.61-7.19
Return on Capital Employeed (%)8.663.593.51-5.76-4.26
Return On Assets (%)5.410.93-0.52-8.63-4.67
Long Term Debt / Equity (X)
Total Debt / Equity (X)
Asset Turnover Ratio (%)0.500.
Current Ratio (X)
Quick Ratio (X)1.501.521.411.051.33
Inventory Turnover Ratio (X)1.640.610.320.390.82
Dividend Payout Ratio (NP) (%)
Dividend Payout Ratio (CP) (%)
Earning Retention Ratio (%)
Cash Earning Retention Ratio (%)
Interest Coverage Ratio (X)6.252.772.32-0.36-0.71
Interest Coverage Ratio (Post Tax) (X)3.041.360.82-1.90-0.54
Enterprise Value (Cr.)837.91445.28558.14349.46791.47
EV / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.370.921.310.811.52
EV / EBITDA (X)6.495.887.46-27.84-40.52
MarketCap / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.280.700.870.311.22
Retention Ratios (%)
Price / BV (X)0.870.400.450.160.68
Price / Net Operating Revenue (X)1.280.700.870.311.22

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Profitability Ratios (%)

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Liquidity Ratios

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Liquidity Ratios (%)

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Interest Coverage Ratios (X)

S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Valuation Ratios

Fair Value / Intrinsic Value of S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND)

Fair Value: ₹434.48

The stock is undervalued by 55.73% compared to the current price ₹279

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Strength and Weakness of S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND)

  1. The company has higher reserves (645.31 cr) compared to borrowings (194.15 cr), indicating strong financial stability.
  2. The company has shown consistent growth in sales (487.38 cr) and profit (33.54 cr) over the years.
  1. The stock is trading at a high valuation with an average P/B ratio of 3.01 and average Dividend Yield of 1.53%.
  2. The stock has a low average ROCE of 8.17%, which may not be favorable.
  3. The stock has a high average Working Capital Days of 228.25, which may not be favorable.
  4. The stock has a high average Cash Conversion Cycle of 242.17, which may not be favorable.

Should I Buy S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND) Share Now?

  • Based on the analysis of various financial indicators, it may be worth considering investment in S Chand & Company Ltd (SCHAND):
    1. Net Profit Margin: 9.45% (Higher values are generally favorable)
      • 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: 8.66% (Industry Average ROCE: 7.42%)
      • 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): 3.04 (Higher values, preferably > 2, are recommended)
      • 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: 1.50 (Higher values, preferably > 1, are recommended)
      • 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: 35.6 (Industry average Stock P/E: 155.68)
      • 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: 0.14 (Lower values, preferably < 1, are preferred)
      • 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.
    While these metrics suggest potential opportunity, it's essential to conduct thorough research or seek advice from financial experts before making any investment decisions.

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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.

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