Malu Paper Mills Limited manufactures and sells paper in India.
Imperfect balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Malu Paper Mills's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 532728's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 532728 exceeded the Indian Forestry industry which returned -40.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 532728 exceeded the Indian Market which returned -6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Malu Paper Mills's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Malu Paper Mills 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: 532728 (₹30.25) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹30.63)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 532728 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 532728 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.6x) compared to the IN Forestry industry average (7.8x).
PE vs Market: 532728 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.6x) compared to the Indian market (12.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 532728's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 532728 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the IN Forestry industry average (0.7x).
How is Malu Paper Mills 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 Malu Paper Mills 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of 532728’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.
- Malu Paper Mills competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Malu Paper Mills performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 532728 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 532728's current net profit margins (0.3%) are lower than last year (2.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 532728's earnings have grown by 12.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 532728's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 532728 had negative earnings growth (-91.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Forestry industry average (-10.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 532728's Return on Equity (2.1%) is considered low.
How is Malu Paper Mills's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 532728's short term assets (₹547.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (₹1.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: 532728's short term assets (₹547.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹83.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 532728's debt to equity ratio (275.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 532728's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 863.7% to 275.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 532728's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (18.2%).
Interest Coverage: 532728's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.1x coverage).
What is Malu Paper Mills's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 532728's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 532728'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 532728's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 532728's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 532728's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Punamchand Malu (68yo)
Mr. Punamchand Ramlal Malu serves as the Managing Director of Malu Paper Mills Ltd. Mr. Malu served as a Commercial Officer in a Mumbai based Textile Company for 5 years. Thereafter he joined family busine ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Punamchand's total compensation ($USD26.61K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD48.72K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Punamchand's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|MD & Executive Director||no data||₹2.00m||3.29% ₹17.0m|
|Joint MD & Executive Director||no data||₹2.00m||2.95% ₹15.2m|
|Independent Director||14.67yrs||₹17.00k||0.013% ₹67.5k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||14.67yrs||₹19.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||26.5yrs||₹19.00k||6.43% ₹33.2m|
|Non-Executive Chairman||13.75yrs||₹15.00k||2.96% ₹15.3m|
|Independent Non Executive Director||8.83yrs||₹10.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||5.83yrs||₹24.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: 532728's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.2 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.
Malu Paper Mills Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Malu Paper Mills Limited
- Ticker: 532728
- Exchange: BSE
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Paper Products
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: ₹516.042m
- Shares outstanding: 17.06m
- Website: https://www.malupaper.com
Number of Employees
- Malu Paper Mills Limited
- Heera Plaza
- 4th Floor
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|532728||BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Apr 2006|
|MALUPAPER||NSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Apr 2006|
Malu Paper Mills Limited manufactures and sells paper in India. It provides newsprint, writing and printing paper, kraft paper, and packaging paper. The company was formerly known as Malu Solvex Limited and changed its name to Malu Paper Mills Limited in April 1998. Malu Paper Mills Limited was incorporated in 1994 and is based in Nagpur, India.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/11 12:44|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 00:00|
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.