Universal Cables Limited manufactures and sells electrical and other cables, capacitors, wires and conductors, and other products under the UNISTAR brand name in India and internationally.
Universal Cables Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₹166.05|
|52 Week High||₹112.00|
|52 Week Low||₹217.55|
|1 Month Change||-3.52%|
|3 Month Change||-11.61%|
|1 Year Change||22.64%|
|3 Year Change||-27.96%|
|5 Year Change||93.76%|
|Change since IPO||758.14%|
Recent News & Updates
|504212||IN Electrical||IN Market|
Return vs Industry: 504212 underperformed the Indian Electrical industry which returned 101.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 504212 underperformed the Indian Market which returned 62.6% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: 504212 is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 504212's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Universal Cables Limited manufactures and sells electrical and other cables, capacitors, wires and conductors, and other products under the UNISTAR brand name in India and internationally. It offers XLPE cables, such as extra high voltage, medium voltage, low voltage, and aeriel bunched cables for use in power transmission and distribution, railways, fertilizers, petro-chemical plants, submarine and under water power transmission, steel plants, power station wiring, chemical plants, under water wiring, mines for power distribution, and control and instrumentation circuits. The company also provides PVC power and control cables for use in power distribution, control system, utility network, railway signaling installations, switching stations, textile mills, chemical plants, machine shops, etc.; PVC insulated winding wires and flat motor leads; elastomeric cables for trailing, ship wiring, and defense applications; and mining cables for land line, LHD and SDL machines, drills, coal cutters, stacker-reclaimers, and earth moving equipment.
Universal Cables Fundamentals Summary
|504212 fundamental statistics|
Is 504212 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|504212 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||₹9.86b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||25.58|
|Net Profit Margin||6.56%|
How did 504212 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is Universal Cables undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 504212 (₹166.05) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹182.99)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 504212 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 504212 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.5x) compared to the Indian Electrical industry average (28.9x).
PE vs Market: 504212 is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.5x) compared to the Indian market (21.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 504212's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 504212 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the IN Electrical industry average (1.6x).
How is Universal Cables forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Universal Cables 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.
How has Universal Cables performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 504212 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 504212's current net profit margins (6.6%) are higher than last year (4.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 504212's earnings have grown by 8.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 504212's earnings growth over the past year (55.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (8.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 504212 earnings growth over the past year (55.8%) exceeded the Electrical industry 49.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 504212's Return on Equity (7.8%) is considered low.
How is Universal Cables's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 504212's short term assets (₹11.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹8.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: 504212's short term assets (₹11.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹3.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 504212's debt to equity ratio (46%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 504212's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 165.3% to 46% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 504212's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.2%).
Interest Coverage: 504212's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.3x coverage).
What is Universal Cables's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 504212's dividend (0.6%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.34%).
High Dividend: 504212's dividend (0.6%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.38%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 504212's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 504212's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (3.9%), 504212's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Y. Lodha (57 yo)
Mr. Y. S. Lodha has been Chief Executive Officer of Universal Cables, Ltd. since May 15, 2015. Mr. Lodha has been Managing Director and Additional Director at Universal Cables Limited since February 11, 20...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Y.'s total compensation ($USD159.30K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD38.95K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Y.'s compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: 504212's management team is considered experienced (4.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: 504212's board of directors are considered experienced (7.4 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Universal Cables Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Universal Cables Limited
- Ticker: 504212
- Exchange: BSE
- Founded: 1945
- Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: ₹5.759b
- Shares outstanding: 34.70m
- Website: https://www.unistar.co.in
Number of Employees
- Universal Cables Limited
- Commercial Plaza
- 2nd Floor, Wing-B
- New Delhi
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/22 15:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/22 00:00|
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