The Indian Wood Products Company Limited manufactures and sells Katha in India.
Excellent balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Indian Wood Products's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 540954 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 540954 underperformed the Indian Forestry industry which returned -44.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 540954 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -8.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Indian Wood Products's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Indian Wood Products 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: 540954 (₹26.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹1)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 540954 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 540954 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.3x) compared to the Forestry industry average (7.3x).
PE vs Market: 540954 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.3x) compared to the Indian market (12.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 540954's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 540954 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the IN Forestry industry average (0.7x).
How is Indian Wood Products 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 Indian Wood Products 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.
- Examine Indian Wood Products's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Indian Wood Products competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Indian Wood Products performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 540954 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 540954's current net profit margins (5.5%) are lower than last year (8.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 540954's earnings have grown significantly by 28.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 540954's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 540954 had negative earnings growth (-33.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Forestry industry average (-9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 540954's Return on Equity (3.1%) is considered low.
How is Indian Wood Products's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 540954's short term assets (₹1.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹829.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: 540954's short term assets (₹1.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹838.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 540954's debt to equity ratio (18.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 540954's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 88.1% to 18.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 540954's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: 540954's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.7x coverage).
What is Indian Wood Products's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 540954's dividend (0.75%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.69%).
High Dividend: 540954's dividend (0.75%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.81%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, 540954 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 540954's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 2 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (11.6%), 540954's dividend payments are thoroughly 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
Bharat Mohta (45yo)
Mr. Bharat Mohta served as a Director Corporate Planning & Strategy at Indian Wood Products Co. Ltd., since April 1, 2012. Mr. Mohta served as the Chief Compliance Officer of Shree Manufacturing Company Li ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bharat's total compensation ($USD223.37K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD49.50K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bharat's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & MD||no data||₹16.79m||3.53% ₹63.5m|
|Whole Time Director & CEO||2.25yrs||₹16.67m||19.05% ₹342.5m|
|Executive Director||22.25yrs||₹8.07m||no data|
|Independent Director||5.58yrs||₹53.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||11.25yrs||₹60.00k||0.0031% ₹56.3k|
|Non Executive Non Independent Director||16.25yrs||₹60.00k||0.0071% ₹128.2k|
|Independent Director||16.5yrs||₹53.00k||0.0047% ₹84.3k|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||₹23.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: 540954's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.8 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
The Indian Wood Products Company Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Indian Wood Products Company Limited
- Ticker: 540954
- Exchange: BSE
- Founded: 1919
- Industry: Forest Products
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: ₹1.798b
- Shares outstanding: 63.97m
- Website: https://www.iwpkatha.com
Number of Employees
- The Indian Wood Products Company Limited
- 9, Brabourne Road
- 7th floor
- West Bengal
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|540954||BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)||INR2.00 (POST SUBD)||IN||INR||No data|
|540954||BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Equity Shares||IN||INR||Feb 2018|
The Indian Wood Products Company Limited manufactures and sells Katha in India. It offers catechu, cutch, and catechin products. The company also provides various spices under IWP brand name. The Indian Wood Products Company Limited was founded in 1919 and is based in Kolkata, India.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/06 12:40|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/06 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.