EPL Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells plastic packaging materials in the form of multi-layer collapsible tubes and laminates.
No risks detected for EPL from our risk checks.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₹250.10|
|52 Week High||₹202.00|
|52 Week Low||₹291.95|
|1 Month Change||11.78%|
|3 Month Change||-10.50%|
|1 Year Change||-0.62%|
|3 Year Change||127.57%|
|5 Year Change||124.00%|
|Change since IPO||103.21%|
Recent News & Updates
A Look At The Fair Value Of EPL Limited (NSE:EPL)
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Slowing Rates Of Return At EPL (NSE:EPL) Leave Little Room For Excitement
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We Think EPL (NSE:EPL) Can Manage Its Debt With Ease
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|EPL||IN Packaging||IN Market|
Return vs Industry: EPL underperformed the Indian Packaging industry which returned 55.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EPL underperformed the Indian Market which returned 61.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: EPL is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: EPL's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
EPL Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells plastic packaging materials in the form of multi-layer collapsible tubes and laminates. It offers laminated tubes that are used for packaging in personal care, food, pharma, and industrial applications; seamless plastic tubes, which are used for packaging low-volume products in a range of industries; and customized specialty, aluminum barrier, and plastic barrier laminates, as well as metallic, iridescent, holographic, soft touch, or custom colored materials. The company also provides caps and closures for hair care and personal care product bottles; Glow in the Dark tubes for clients in categories, such as beauty and cosmetics, pharma and health, and oral care; Super Titanium, a tube alternative for oral care, toiletries, and food products; Mystik tubes for hair colorant and other product formulations; Clarion, a UV shield tube for packing oral care, beauty, and cosmetic products; Velvetie tubes for packaging oral care and cosmetic products; and dispensing systems.
Is EPL 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: EPL (₹250.1) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹227.62)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EPL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EPL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.3x) compared to the Indian Packaging industry average (13.7x).
PE vs Market: EPL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.3x) compared to the Indian market (20.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: EPL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EPL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.6x) compared to the IN Packaging industry average (1.3x).
How is EPL forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: EPL's forecast earnings growth (18.4% per year) is above the savings rate (6.8%).
Earnings vs Market: EPL's earnings (18.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (18.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: EPL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: EPL's revenue (9.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (12.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EPL's revenue (9.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: EPL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.3%).
How has EPL performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EPL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: EPL's current net profit margins (8%) are higher than last year (7.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EPL's earnings have grown by 5.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: EPL's earnings growth over the past year (18.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (5.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: EPL earnings growth over the past year (18.9%) underperformed the Packaging industry 26.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: EPL's Return on Equity (15%) is considered low.
How is EPL's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EPL's short term assets (₹13.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹7.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: EPL's short term assets (₹13.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹5.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EPL's debt to equity ratio (37.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: EPL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 68.3% to 37.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: EPL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (81.1%).
Interest Coverage: EPL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (16.2x coverage).
What is EPL current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: EPL's dividend (1.64%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.34%).
High Dividend: EPL's dividend (1.64%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.48%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: EPL's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: EPL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (51.3%), EPL's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: EPL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (48.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Anand Kripalu (62 yo)
Mr. Anand Kripalu has been the Global Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director & an Additional Director of EPL Limited since August 18, 2021. He serves as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of...
Experienced Management: EPL's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: EPL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 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: 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.
EPL Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: EPL Limited
- Ticker: EPL
- Exchange: NSEI
- Founded: 1982
- Industry: Metal and Glass Containers
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: ₹78.947b
- Shares outstanding: 315.91m
- Website: https://www.eplglobal.com
Number of Employees
- EPL Limited
- Times Tower
- Top Floor
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/09/21 15:32|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/09/21 00:00|
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