Pondy Oxides And Chemicals Limited produces and sells lead and lead alloys, and zinc metal and zinc oxides in India.
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Undervalued with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Pondy Oxides And Chemicals's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 532626's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 532626 underperformed the Indian Chemicals industry which returned -17.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 532626 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -32.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Pondy Oxides And Chemicals's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
Is Pondy Oxides And Chemicals 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: 532626 (₹134.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹304.66)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 532626 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 532626 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.4x) compared to the Chemicals industry average (7.7x).
PE vs Market: 532626 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.4x) compared to the Indian market (9.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 532626's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 532626 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the IN Chemicals industry average (0.8x).
How is Pondy Oxides And Chemicals 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 Pondy Oxides And Chemicals 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.
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How has Pondy Oxides And Chemicals performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 532626 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 532626's current net profit margins (1.2%) are lower than last year (3.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 532626's earnings have grown significantly by 23.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 532626's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 532626 had negative earnings growth (-63.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Chemicals industry average (10%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 532626's Return on Equity (10.6%) is considered low.
How is Pondy Oxides And Chemicals's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 532626's short term assets (₹2.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹1.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: 532626's short term assets (₹2.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹30.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 532626's debt to equity ratio (100%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 532626's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 227.3% to 100% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 532626's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.7%).
Interest Coverage: 532626's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3x coverage).
Inventory Level: 532626 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: 532626's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.9x debt).
What is Pondy Oxides And Chemicals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 532626's dividend (2.97%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.96%).
High Dividend: 532626's dividend (2.97%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (4.06%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 532626's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 532626's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (15.9%), 532626'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 board tenure
Ashish Bansal (38yo)
Mr. Ashish Bansal, MBA has been Managing Director of Pondy Oxides & Chemicals Limited since June 1, 2015. Mr. Bansal served as the President of Operations at Pondy Oxides & Chemicals Limited from April 1, ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ashish's total compensation ($USD308.54K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD47.77K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ashish's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Executive Chairman||4.83yrs||₹11.42m||20.4% ₹153.4m|
|MD & Whole Time Director||4.83yrs||₹23.54m||11.78% ₹88.6m|
|Whole Time Director||25.08yrs||₹11.63m||9.02% ₹67.8m|
|Independent & Non-Executive Director||24.58yrs||₹70.00k||0.033% ₹244.8k|
|Woman Independent Director||5yrs||₹45.00k||0.00030% ₹2.3k|
|Non Executive & Independent Director||1.33yrs||₹40.00k||0.030% ₹226.7k|
Experienced Board: 532626's board of directors are considered experienced (7.9 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Pondy Oxides And Chemicals Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Pondy Oxides And Chemicals Limited
- Ticker: 532626
- Exchange: BSE
- Founded: 1995
- Industry: Specialty Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: ₹751.923m
- Shares outstanding: 5.58m
- Website: https://www.pocl.co.in
Number of Employees
- Pondy Oxides And Chemicals Limited
- KRM Centre
- 4th Floor
- Tamil Nadu
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|532626||BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Apr 2004|
Pondy Oxides And Chemicals Limited produces and sells lead and lead alloys, and zinc metal and zinc oxides in India. It also provides master, tin, and babbit alloys, as well as PVC additives. The company primarily serves battery, tire and rubber, and chemical manufacturers. It also exports its products to various customers internationally, primarily the Asian region, such as Japan, South Korea, Thailand, and the Middle East. The company was incorporated in 1995 and is based in Chennai, India.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/05 12:46|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 00:00|
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