BSE:531436

Stock Analysis Report

Saffron Industries

Executive Summary

Saffron Industries Limited produces and sells paper products primarily in India.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Risks

  • Saffron Industries is not covered by any analysts.

Share Price & News

How has Saffron Industries's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

BSE:531436

2.9%

IN Forestry

-0.7%

IN Market


1 Year Return

27.0%

BSE:531436

-35.9%

IN Forestry

-12.1%

IN Market

531436 outperformed the Forestry industry which returned -27.1% over the past year.

531436 outperformed the Market in India which returned -5.4% over the past year.


Share holder returns

531436IndustryMarket
7 Day0%2.9%-0.7%
30 Day0%-3.0%-4.6%
90 Dayn/a-8.1%-4.3%
1 Year27.0%27.0%-35.1%-35.9%-10.3%-12.1%
3 Year-13.7%-13.7%-2.8%-5.3%18.9%12.8%
5 Year186.7%186.7%80.8%73.2%37.6%24.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Saffron Industries undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Saffron Industries is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Saffron Industries has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of 531436’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Saffron Industries regulatory filings.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the materials industry.

Future Growth

How is Saffron Industries expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

13.6%

Forecasted Forestry 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 Saffron Industries 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 Saffron Industries performed over the past 5 years?

8.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Saffron Industries does not make a profit even though their year on year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare Saffron Industries's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Saffron Industries's 1-year growth to the IN Forestry industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Saffron Industries has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) due to its liabilities exceeding its assets.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Saffron Industries has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the IN Forestry industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

Saffron Industries's use of capital deteriorated last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).


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Financial Health

How is Saffron Industries's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Saffron Industries is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Saffron Industries's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Saffron Industries has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets), this is a more serious situation compared with a high debt level.

Irrelevant to check if Saffron Industries's debt level has increased considering it has negative shareholder equity.

Unable to verify if debt is well covered by operating cash flow as Saffron Industries has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.

Interest payments on debt are well covered by earnings (EBIT is 5x coverage).


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

Saffron Industries has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.


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Dividend

What is Saffron Industries's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Saffron Industries's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Saffron Industries's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Saffron Industries has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Saffron Industries's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Saffron Industries has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

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

2.4yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Saffron Industries has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Board Age and Tenure

2.4yrs

Average Tenure

58yo

Average Age

The average tenure for the Saffron Industries board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

No 3 month insider trading information.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Manoj Sinha (49yo)

    Whole Time Director

    • Compensation: 720.00k
  • Saurabh Somani

    Company Secretary & Compliance Officer

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs

Board Members

  • Vinod Maheshwari (74yo)

    Chairman

  • Manjulika Bajpai (58yo)

    Non-Executive Independent Director

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
  • Manoj Sinha (49yo)

    Whole Time Director

    • Tenure: 2.4yrs
    • Compensation: 720.00k
  • A. Srinivas

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs

Company Information

Saffron Industries Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Saffron Industries Limited
  • Ticker: 531436
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1993
  • Industry: paper products
  • Sector: materials
  • Market Cap: ₹40.165m
  • Shares outstanding: 7.19m
  • Website: Click here

Location

  • Saffron Industries Limited
  • Navabharat Bhawan
  • Chhatrapati Square
  • Nagpur
  • Maharashtra
  • 440015
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
531436BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRDec 2001

Biography

Saffron Industries Limited produces and sells paper products primarily in India. It offers newsprint and Kraft paper products. The company was formerly known as Madhyadesh Papers Limited and changed its na ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2018/12/15 12:42
End of Day Share Price2018/09/17 00:00
Earnings2018/09/30
Annual Earnings2018/03/31


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.