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2021/04/13 12:17 UTC

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Executive Summary

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

Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record.

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

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

Market Performance

7 Day Return




IN Food


IN Market

1 Year Return




IN Food


IN Market

Return vs Industry: GROBTEA exceeded the Indian Food industry which returned 37.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GROBTEA exceeded the Indian Market which returned 72.2% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-2.6%0.3%-2.1%
30 Day-18.1%3.2%-3.2%
90 Day-4.0%0.5%2.2%
1 Year188.6%187.5%39.0%36.7%70.5%67.9%
3 Year-31.2%-32.1%42.7%37.6%23.6%17.4%
5 Yearn/a170.0%155.6%80.3%66.4%

Long-Term 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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Is Grob Tea 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: GROBTEA (₹790.15) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹2857.2)

Significantly Below Fair Value: GROBTEA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GROBTEA is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.4x) compared to the IN Food industry average (16.2x).

PE vs Market: GROBTEA is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.4x) compared to the Indian market (18.8x).

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 (1.1x) compared to the IN Food industry average (1.3x).

Future Growth

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


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.

Past Performance

How has Grob Tea performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GROBTEA has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: GROBTEA's current net profit margins (25.5%) are higher than last year (6.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GROBTEA's earnings have grown significantly by 39.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: GROBTEA's earnings growth over the past year (425.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (39.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: GROBTEA earnings growth over the past year (425.8%) exceeded the Food industry 19.1%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: GROBTEA's Return on Equity (32.6%) is considered high.

Financial Health

How is Grob Tea's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GROBTEA's short term assets (₹688.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹238.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: GROBTEA's short term assets (₹688.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹17.4M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GROBTEA's debt to equity ratio (6.1%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: GROBTEA's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 28.2% to 6.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: GROBTEA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (424.4%).

Interest Coverage: GROBTEA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (77x coverage).

Balance Sheet


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


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: GROBTEA's dividend (0.25%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.42%).

High Dividend: GROBTEA's dividend (0.25%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.81%).

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 4 years, and since then payments have not increased.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (0.9%), 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.

Next Steps


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


Average board tenure


Subrata Dasgupta

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

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Subrata's total compensation ($USD16.28K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD40.52K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Subrata's compensation with company performance.

Board Members

Experienced Board: GROBTEA's board of directors are considered experienced (9 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

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: ₹918.415m
  • Shares outstanding: 1.16m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


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



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

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DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/04/13 12:17
End of Day Share Price2021/04/13 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/03/31

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