BSE:526957

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Executive Summary

Uniply Decor Limited manufactures and sells plywood, medium density fibre boards, and allied products in India.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with questionable track record.

Share Price & News

How has Uniply Decor's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 526957's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

4.0%

526957

11.4%

IN Forestry

6.4%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-81.9%

526957

-49.1%

IN Forestry

-14.8%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: 526957 underperformed the Indian Forestry industry which returned -51.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 526957 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -16.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

526957IndustryMarket
7 Day4.0%11.4%6.4%
30 Day-16.7%9.1%9.5%
90 Day-21.4%-22.2%-7.4%
1 Year-81.9%-81.9%-34.2%-49.1%-13.1%-14.8%
3 Year-79.4%-79.4%-46.1%-58.7%-3.7%-8.8%
5 Year-53.0%-53.0%15.8%-16.0%23.7%12.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Uniply Decor undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

15.82x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 526957's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 526957's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 526957 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.8x) compared to the Forestry industry average (7.2x).

PE vs Market: 526957 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.8x) compared to the Indian market (10.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 526957's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 526957 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the IN Forestry industry average (0.5x).


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Future Growth

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

17.9%

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 Uniply Decor 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 Uniply Decor performed over the past 5 years?

62.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 526957 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 526957's current net profit margins (2.7%) are lower than last year (6.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 526957's earnings have grown significantly by 62% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 526957's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 526957 had negative earnings growth (-68.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Forestry industry average (5.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 526957's Return on Equity (1.1%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Uniply Decor's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 526957's short term assets (₹859.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹702.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: 526957's short term assets (₹859.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹104.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 526957's debt to equity ratio (11.9%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: 526957's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 120.7% to 11.9% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 526957's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if 526957's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Uniply Decor's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 526957's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 526957'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 526957's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 526957's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 526957 is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 526957's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.


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Management

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

1.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Keshav Kantamneni (36yo)

0.42

Tenure

₹4,600,000

Compensation

Mr. Keshav Narayan Kantamneni has been Executive Chairman of Uniply Decor Ltd. (alternate name: UV Boards Limited) since June 26, 2017 and serves as its Managing Director since November 07, 2019. Mr. Kanta ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Keshav's total compensation ($USD60.93K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD50.08K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Keshav's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Keshav Kantamneni
Executive Chairman & MD0.42yr₹4.60mno data
George Ninan
Chief Financial Officer2.67yrs₹3.90mno data
Ramesh Malpani
President of Operations0.42yr₹10.22mno data
Sunil Deo
Compliance Officer & Company Secretary2.67yrs₹704.68k0.000080% 367.0

1.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: 526957's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Keshav Kantamneni
Executive Chairman & MD0.42yr₹4.60mno data
Ramgopal Ratan
Independent Director3yrs₹75.00k0.027% 124.9k
Birendra Sahoo
Additional Independent Director0.083yrno datano data
Anil Kheecha
Additional Independent Director0.083yrno datano data

1.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: 526957's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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

Uniply Decor Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Uniply Decor Limited
  • Ticker: 526957
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1988
  • Industry: Forest Products
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: ₹458.786m
  • Shares outstanding: 122.34m
  • Website: https://www.uniplydecor.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Uniply Decor Limited
  • 309 L/3
  • The Summit Business Bay
  • Mumbai
  • Maharashtra
  • 400057
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
526957BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRFeb 2008

Biography

Uniply Decor Limited manufactures and sells plywood, medium density fibre boards, and allied products in India. It also provides blockboards, doors, veneer, laminates, liners, flooring, and adhesives, as well as trades in plywood and allied products. The company markets its products under the Uniply brand for use in interior fit-outs by institutional clients. The company was formerly known as UV Boards Limited and changed its name to Uniply Decor Limited in December 2017. Uniply Decor Limited was founded in 1988 and is based in Mumbai, India. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/06/05 12:31
End of Day Share Price2020/06/05 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.