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Indian Wood Products

Executive Summary

The Indian Wood Products Company Limited manufactures and sells Katha in India.


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with questionable track record.


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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.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-3.6%

540954

-0.3%

IN Forestry

3.5%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-60.3%

540954

-41.9%

IN Forestry

-5.5%

IN Market

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.


Shareholder returns

540954IndustryMarket
7 Day-3.6%-0.3%3.5%
30 Day-8.5%6.7%6.4%
90 Day4.1%20.6%22.9%
1 Year-60.2%-60.3%-25.9%-41.9%-3.7%-5.5%
3 Yearn/a-39.9%-54.2%1.6%-3.1%
5 Yearn/a7.3%-22.0%27.4%17.7%

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

Valuation

Is Indian Wood Products undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

15.33x

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).


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Future Growth

How is Indian Wood Products forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

18.7%

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.


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Past Performance

How has Indian Wood Products performed over the past 5 years?

28.5%

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.


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Financial Health

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).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Indian Wood Products's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.75%

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.


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Management

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

14.8yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Bharat Mohta (45yo)

2.25yrs

Tenure

₹16,672,000

Compensation

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.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Krishna Mohta
Chairman & MDno data₹16.79m3.53% 63.5m
Bharat Mohta
Whole Time Director & CEO2.25yrs₹16.67m19.05% 342.5m
Krishna Damani
Executive Director22.25yrs₹8.07mno data
Vinod Mimani
Independent Director5.58yrs₹53.00kno data
Vinod Maheshwary
Independent Director11.25yrs₹60.00k0.0031% 56.3k
Rajendra Chetani
Non Executive Non Independent Director16.25yrs₹60.00k0.0071% 128.2k
Sanjay Maheswary
Independent Director16.5yrs₹53.00k0.0047% 84.3k
Drisha Poddar
Independent Director3.42yrs₹23.00kno data

14.8yrs

Average Tenure

71yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 540954's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.8 years average tenure).


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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

The Indian Wood Products Company Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • 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


Location

  • The Indian Wood Products Company Limited
  • 9, Brabourne Road
  • 7th floor
  • Kolkata
  • West Bengal
  • 700001
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
540954BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)INR2.00 (POST SUBD)ININRNo data
540954BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRFeb 2018

Biography

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

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/06 12:40
End of Day Share Price2020/07/06 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
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.