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Century ExtrusionsNSEI:CENTEXT Stock Report

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27 Nov, 2021


Company Financials
CENTEXT fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health4/6

CENTEXT Stock Overview

Century Extrusions Limited manufactures and sells aluminum extruded and value added products in India.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Century Extrusions
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹8.50
52 Week High₹13.60
52 Week Low₹3.70
1 Month Change-1.16%
3 Month Change-11.00%
1 Year Change123.68%
3 Year Change25.93%
5 Year Change5.59%
Change since IPO93.18%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

CENTEXTIN Metals and MiningIN Market

Return vs Industry: CENTEXT exceeded the Indian Metals and Mining industry which returned 87.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CENTEXT exceeded the Indian Market which returned 43% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CENTEXT's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CENTEXT volatility
CENTEXT Average Weekly Movement4.8%
Metals and Mining Industry Average Movement6.0%
Market Average Movement6.0%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.0%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market3.8%

Stable Share Price: CENTEXT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CENTEXT's weekly volatility has decreased from 12% to 5% over the past year.

About the Company

1988427Vikram Jhunjhunwala

Century Extrusions Limited manufactures and sells aluminum extruded and value added products in India. It provides profiles for architectural applications, such as building systems, structural glazing, curtain walls, aluminum rolling shutters, windows, doors, partitions, false ceilings, tower bolts, hand rails, door handles, hinges, drapery rods, modular furniture, etc.; aluminum form works; road transport sections; rail coach windows and doors; manufacture of automobile components; and heat transfer in electronics and electrical gadgets. The company also offers profiles for electrical applications, including tubes and flats for bus bars; transmission line hardware, such as P.G. clamps; and H-connectors, repair sleeves, lugs, solar panels, etc. In addition, it provides profiles for engineering applications comprising motor housings, gear pump casings, ferrules, A.C. louvers, machinery parts, elevators, pneumatic actuators and cylinders, valve bodies, etc.; and various defense applications and others.

Century Extrusions Fundamentals Summary

How do Century Extrusions's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CENTEXT fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹681.60m
Earnings (TTM)₹62.50m
Revenue (TTM)₹2.41b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CENTEXT income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₹1.79b
Gross Profit₹614.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.78
Gross Margin25.50%
Net Profit Margin2.60%
Debt/Equity Ratio81.2%

How did CENTEXT perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison


Is Century Extrusions 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: CENTEXT (₹8.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹25.41)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CENTEXT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CENTEXT's PE Ratio (10.9x) is in line with the Indian Metals and Mining industry average.

PE vs Market: CENTEXT is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.9x) compared to the Indian market (18.9x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CENTEXT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CENTEXT is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the IN Metals and Mining industry average (1.4x).

Future Growth

How is Century Extrusions 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 Century Extrusions 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.

Past Performance

How has Century Extrusions performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CENTEXT has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CENTEXT's current net profit margins (2.6%) are higher than last year (0.09%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CENTEXT's earnings have grown by 8.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CENTEXT's earnings growth over the past year (3576.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (8.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CENTEXT earnings growth over the past year (3576.5%) exceeded the Metals and Mining industry 154%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: CENTEXT's Return on Equity (11.8%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Century Extrusions's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CENTEXT's short term assets (₹795.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹549.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: CENTEXT's short term assets (₹795.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹86.8M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CENTEXT's net debt to equity ratio (58.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: CENTEXT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 92% to 81.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CENTEXT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (50.6%).

Interest Coverage: CENTEXT's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Century Extrusions's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CENTEXT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CENTEXT'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 CENTEXT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CENTEXT's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: CENTEXT is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CENTEXT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.

Next Steps


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


Average board tenure


Vikram Jhunjhunwala (56 yo)





Mr. Vikram Jhunjhunwala serves as the Managing Director of Century Aluminium Manufacturing Co. Ltd. Mr. Jhunjhunwala has been the Chairman and Managing Director of Century Extrusions Limited since February...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Vikram's total compensation ($USD42.70K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD39.78K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Vikram's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Board Members

Experienced Board: CENTEXT's board of directors are considered experienced (6.7 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Century Extrusions Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Century Extrusions Limited
  • Ticker: CENTEXT
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 1988
  • Industry: Aluminum
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: ₹681.600m
  • Shares outstanding: 80.00m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Century Extrusions Limited
  • ‘N’ Block
  • 2nd Floor
  • Kolkata
  • West Bengal
  • 700016
  • India


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/11/27 12:06
End of Day Share Price2021/11/26 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/03/31

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.