NSEI:GROBTEA

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

The Grob Tea Company Limited cultivates, manufactures, and sells tea in India.

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Fundamentals

Adequate balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

How has Grob Tea's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: GROBTEA has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-4.9%

GROBTEA

-1.5%

IN Food

0.5%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-55.4%

GROBTEA

10.2%

IN Food

5.6%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: GROBTEA underperformed the Indian Food industry which returned 10.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GROBTEA underperformed the Indian Market which returned 5.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

GROBTEAIndustryMarket
7 Day-4.9%-1.5%0.5%
30 Day-3.7%-4.2%2.1%
90 Day11.8%14.3%10.4%
1 Year-55.1%-55.4%11.7%10.2%7.6%5.6%
3 Year24.9%22.9%83.2%77.9%37.0%29.9%
5 Yearn/a120.6%110.3%39.6%27.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Grob Tea's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Grob Tea undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

7.43x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: GROBTEA (₹285) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹19.87)

Significantly Below Fair Value: GROBTEA is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GROBTEA is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.4x) compared to the Food industry average (12.8x).

PE vs Market: GROBTEA is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.4x) compared to the Indian market (13.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GROBTEA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GROBTEA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the IN Food industry average (0.9x).


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Future Growth

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

17.7%

Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco 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 Grob Tea 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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Past Performance

How has Grob Tea performed over the past 5 years?

-3.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GROBTEA has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: GROBTEA's current net profit margins (5.3%) are higher than last year (1.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GROBTEA's earnings have declined by -3.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: GROBTEA's earnings growth over the past year (209.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (-3.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: GROBTEA earnings growth over the past year (209.2%) exceeded the Food industry 15.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: GROBTEA's Return on Equity (7.6%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is Grob Tea's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GROBTEA's short term assets (₹534.5M) exceeds its short term liabilities (₹328.3M)

Long Term Liabilities: GROBTEA's short term assets (₹534.5M) exceeds its long term liabilities (26.3M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GROBTEA's debt to equity ratio (32.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: GROBTEA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 16.9% to 32.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: GROBTEA's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: GROBTEA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.7x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: GROBTEA has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: GROBTEA's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.8x debt).


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Dividend

What is Grob Tea's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.70%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company0.7%marketbottom25%0.6%markettop25%2.5%industryaverage0.8%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: GROBTEA's dividend (0.7%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.59%).

High Dividend: GROBTEA's dividend (0.7%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.46%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, GROBTEA has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: GROBTEA has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have not increased.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.2%), GROBTEA'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.


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Management

What is the CEO of Grob Tea's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?


CEO

Subrata Dasgupta 0

0yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Subrata Dasgupta serves as the Chief Executive Officer of The Grob Tea Company Limited. 


Insider Trading

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.


Management Team

  • Subrata Dasgupta

    Chief Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Bajrang Patawari

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹1.06m
  • Pradeep Agarwal

    MD & Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹3.30m
  • Indu Sharaf

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹2.29m
  • Kritika Mohata

    Compliance Officer & Company Secretary

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹392.00k

Board Members

  • Harish Parekh (82yo)

    Non-Executive & Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹10.00k
  • Pradeep Agarwal

    MD & Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹3.30m
  • Mukesh Agarwal (47yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹27.50k
  • Indu Sharaf

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹2.29m
  • Purushottam Bhide (85yo)

    Non-Executive & Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: ₹32.50k
  • Priyanka Singhania

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.5yrs
    • Compensation: ₹22.50k
  • Sanjay Agarwal (51yo)

    Non-Executive & Independent Director

    • Tenure: 3.5yrs
    • Compensation: ₹32.50k

Company Information

The Grob Tea Company Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: The Grob Tea Company Limited
  • Ticker: GROBTEA
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 1895
  • Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Market Cap: ₹331.264m
  • Shares outstanding: 1.16m
  • Website: https://www.grobtea.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • The Grob Tea Company Limited
  • Haute Street
  • 9th Floor
  • Kolkata
  • West Bengal
  • 700046
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GROBTEANSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRJul 2016

Biography

The Grob Tea Company Limited cultivates, manufactures, and sells tea in India. The company owns five tea gardens under the names of Doyang, Dessoie, Kanu, and Teen Ali tea estates located in the belt of As ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/11/22 13:04
End of Day Share Price2019/11/21 00:00
Earnings2019/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/03/31


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.