BESTAGRO Stock Overview
Best Agrolife Limited manufactures and trades in agrochemical and pesticide products in India.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₹817.50|
|52 Week High||₹1,407.80|
|52 Week Low||₹272.60|
|1 Month Change||-14.56%|
|3 Month Change||-14.72%|
|1 Year Change||179.11%|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||65.24%|
Recent News & Updates
Does Best Agrolife (NSE:BESTAGRO) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?
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|BESTAGRO||IN Chemicals||IN Market|
Return vs Industry: BESTAGRO exceeded the Indian Chemicals industry which returned 12.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BESTAGRO exceeded the Indian Market which returned 9.5% over the past year.
|BESTAGRO Average Weekly Movement||9.6%|
|Chemicals Industry Average Movement||7.1%|
|Market Average Movement||7.2%|
|10% most volatile stocks in IN Market||9.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in IN Market||4.8%|
Stable Share Price: BESTAGRO is more volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BESTAGRO's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Indian stocks.
About the Company
Best Agrolife Limited manufactures and trades in agrochemical and pesticide products in India. It offers insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, and plant growth regulator (PGR) products in various technicals and formulations. The company’s PGR products include various activators and soil conditioners.
Best Agrolife Fundamentals Summary
|BESTAGRO fundamental statistics|
Is BESTAGRO overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BESTAGRO income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||₹9.21b|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||38.86|
|Net Profit Margin||8.28%|
How did BESTAGRO perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.2%Current Dividend Yield
Is Best Agrolife undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 0/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BESTAGRO (₹817.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹29.3)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BESTAGRO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BESTAGRO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.1x) compared to the Indian Chemicals industry average (18.4x).
PE vs Market: BESTAGRO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.1x) compared to the Indian market (20.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BESTAGRO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BESTAGRO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (11x) compared to the IN Chemicals industry average (2.3x).
How is Best Agrolife forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
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 Best Agrolife 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.
How has Best Agrolife performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score6/6
Past Performance Score 6/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BESTAGRO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BESTAGRO's current net profit margins (8.3%) are higher than last year (3.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BESTAGRO's earnings have grown significantly by 76.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BESTAGRO's earnings growth over the past year (240.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (76.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BESTAGRO earnings growth over the past year (240.2%) exceeded the Chemicals industry 34.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BESTAGRO's Return on Equity (52%) is considered outstanding.
How is Best Agrolife's financial position?
Financial Health Score4/6
Financial Health Score 4/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BESTAGRO's short term assets (₹4.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹3.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: BESTAGRO's short term assets (₹4.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹177.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BESTAGRO's net debt to equity ratio (29.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BESTAGRO's debt to equity ratio has increased from 1.2% to 38.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BESTAGRO's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (18.7%).
Interest Coverage: BESTAGRO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (18.5x coverage).
What is Best Agrolife current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 1/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BESTAGRO's dividend (0.24%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.36%).
High Dividend: BESTAGRO's dividend (0.24%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.6%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, BESTAGRO has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BESTAGRO's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.1%), BESTAGRO's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: BESTAGRO is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Vimal Kumar (43 yo)
Mr. Vimal Kumar serves as a Managing Director at Best Agrolife Limited since August 14, 2020 and serves as its Director since August 16, 2019 whereas he was associated with Best Agrochem Private Limited as...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Vimal's total compensation ($USD69.83K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD186.35K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Vimal's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: BESTAGRO's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: BESTAGRO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: BESTAGRO insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 7.3%.
Best Agrolife Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Best Agrolife Limited
- Ticker: BESTAGRO
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1992
- Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Implied Market Cap: ₹19.356b
- Shares outstanding: 23.64m
- Website: https://www.bestagrolife.com
Number of Employees
- Best Agrolife Limited
- B-4, BhagwanDass Nagar
- East Punjabi Bagh
- New Delhi
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/22 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/20 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.