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Pricol BSE:540293 Stock Report

Last Price


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12 Aug, 2022


Company Financials
540293 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6

540293 Stock Overview

Pricol Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells instrument clusters and other allied automobile components to original equipment manufacturers and replacement markets in India and internationally.


Trading at 3.5% below our estimate of its fair value

Earnings grew by 36.3% over the past year

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for 540293 from our risk checks.

Pricol Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Pricol
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹154.35
52 Week High₹164.45
52 Week Low₹74.00
1 Month Change11.57%
3 Month Change55.60%
1 Year Change73.91%
3 Year Change483.55%
5 Year Change89.62%
Change since IPO42.78%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

540293IN Auto ComponentsIN Market

Return vs Industry: 540293 exceeded the Indian Auto Components industry which returned 1.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 540293 exceeded the Indian Market which returned 8.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 540293's price volatile compared to industry and market?
540293 volatility
540293 Average Weekly Movement7.0%
Auto Components Industry Average Movement6.0%
Market Average Movement6.4%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.0%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market4.1%

Stable Share Price: 540293 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 540293's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19754,951P. Ganesh

Pricol Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells instrument clusters and other allied automobile components to original equipment manufacturers and replacement markets in India and internationally. The company provides driver information systems and sensors, including fuel level sensors, speed and position sensors, pressure sensors and switches, temperature sensors and switches, body control modules, and oxygen sensors; and pumps and allied products, such as auto decompression units, auto fuel cocks, chain tensioners, fuel feed pumps, fuel pump modules, oil pumps, pressure relief valves, exhaust gas recirculation valves, water pumps, electric water pumps, cabin tilt systems, and automated lubrication systems. It also offers telematics solutions comprising OBD II telematics products, intelligent transportation systems, and off-road equipment construction solutions; and wiping systems, including front wiper motors, rear wiper motors, compact front wiper motors, new concept rear wiper motors, and heavy duty wiper systems.

Pricol Fundamentals Summary

How do Pricol's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
540293 fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹18.81b
Earnings (TTM)₹697.05m
Revenue (TTM)₹16.74b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
540293 income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₹11.85b
Gross Profit₹4.89b
Other Expenses₹4.19b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)5.72
Gross Margin29.21%
Net Profit Margin4.16%
Debt/Equity Ratio26.4%

How did 540293 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is 540293 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 540293?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

540293 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue1.2x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA10.1x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 540293's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

540293 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 540293 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average16.8x
505714 Gabriel India
SHRIPISTON Shriram Pistons & Rings
LUMAXTECH Lumax Auto Technologies
WHEELS Wheels India
540293 Pricol

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 540293 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (27x) compared to the peer average (16.8x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 540293's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the IN Auto Components Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 540293 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (27x) compared to the Indian Auto Components industry average (22.3x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 540293's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

540293 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio27x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 540293's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 540293 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 540293 (₹154.35) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹159.88)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 540293 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Pricol forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Automobiles industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Pricol has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

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  • Check out Pricol's track record over time to understand how much the company has returned to shareholders and its earnings growth rate in the past.
  • Pricol competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has Pricol performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 540293 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 540293's current net profit margins (4.2%) are higher than last year (3.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 540293's earnings have grown significantly by 49.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 540293's earnings growth over the past year (36.3%) is below its 5-year average (49.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 540293 earnings growth over the past year (36.3%) exceeded the Auto Components industry 15.9%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: 540293's Return on Equity (12%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Pricol's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 540293's short term assets (₹5.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹4.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: 540293's short term assets (₹5.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹1.8B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 540293's net debt to equity ratio (17.4%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 540293's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 33.2% to 26.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 540293's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (119.1%).

Interest Coverage: 540293's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.4x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Pricol current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 540293's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 540293's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 540293's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 540293's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: 540293 is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as 540293 has not reported any payouts.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average board tenure


P. Ganesh (53 yo)





Mr. P. M. Ganesh is the Chief Executive Officer and Whole-Time Director of Pricol Limited since Noovember 8, 2021. He served as a Chief Marketing Officer of Pricol Limited. He joined Pricol Limited in Janu...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: P.'s total compensation ($USD38.41K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD194.77K).

Compensation vs Earnings: P.'s compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Board Members

Experienced Board: 540293's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Pricol Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Pricol Limited
  • Ticker: 540293
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1975
  • Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Implied Market Cap: ₹18.812b
  • Shares outstanding: 121.88m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Pricol Limited
  • CPM Towers
  • 109, Race Course Road
  • Coimbatore
  • Tamil Nadu
  • 641018
  • India


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/12 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/12 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/03/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.