Bayer CropScience Limited engages in the manufacture, sale, and distribution of insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, and various other agrochemical products in India. More Details
No risks detected for 506285 from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Bayer CropScience's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 506285 is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 506285's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 506285 underperformed the Indian Chemicals industry which returned 79.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 506285 underperformed the Indian Market which returned 68.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bayer CropScience's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Bayer CropScience undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 506285 (₹5485.8) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹4339.1)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 506285 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 506285 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (53.3x) compared to the Indian Chemicals industry average (19.4x).
PE vs Market: 506285 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (53.3x) compared to the Indian market (19.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 506285's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 506285 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (9.7x) compared to the IN Chemicals industry average (1.8x).
How is Bayer CropScience forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Materials 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 Bayer CropScience 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 Bayer CropScience performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 506285 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 506285's current net profit margins (11.6%) are higher than last year (9.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 506285's earnings have grown by 9.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 506285's earnings growth over the past year (60.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 506285 earnings growth over the past year (60.4%) exceeded the Chemicals industry 9.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 506285's Return on Equity (18.3%) is considered low.
How is Bayer CropScience's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 506285's short term assets (₹34.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹16.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: 506285's short term assets (₹34.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹1.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 506285 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: 506285 had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: 506285 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: 506285 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Bayer CropScience current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 506285's dividend (1.64%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.4%).
High Dividend: 506285's dividend (1.64%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.68%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 506285's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 506285's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (24.3%), 506285's dividend payments are well 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
Duraiswami Narain (57 yo)
Mr. Duraiswami Narain has been Vice Chairman, Managing Director and CEO of Bayer CropScience Limited since December 1, 2018 and as its Executive Director since October 23, 2018. Mr. Narain served as Vice P...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Duraiswami's total compensation ($USD1.92M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD650.85K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Duraiswami's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: 506285's management team is considered experienced (2.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: 506285's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Bayer CropScience Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bayer CropScience Limited
- Ticker: 506285
- Exchange: BSE
- Founded: 1958
- Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: ₹274.024b
- Shares outstanding: 50.11m
- Website: https://www.bayer.in
Number of Employees
- Bayer CropScience Limited
- Bayer House
- Central Avenue
- 400 607
Bayer CropScience Limited engages in the manufacture, sale, and distribution of insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, and various other agrochemical products in India. It also provides pharmaceutical produ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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