Why I Like Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited (NSE:GULFOILLUB)

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I’ve been keeping an eye on Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited (NSE:GULFOILLUB) because I’m attracted to its fundamentals. Looking at the company as a whole, as a potential stock investment, I believe GULFOILLUB has a lot to offer. Basically, it is a company with great financial health as well as a a great history of performance. Below, I’ve touched on some key aspects you should know on a high level. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, read the full report on Gulf Oil Lubricants India here.

Adequate balance sheet with proven track record

GULFOILLUB has a strong track record of performance. In the previous year, GULFOILLUB delivered an impressive double-digit return of 32% Not surprisingly, GULFOILLUB outperformed its industry which returned 13%, giving us more conviction of the company’s capacity to drive bottom-line growth going forward. GULFOILLUB’s ability to maintain an adequate level of cash to meet upcoming liabilities is a good sign for its financial health. This indicates that GULFOILLUB has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. GULFOILLUB appears to have made good use of debt, producing operating cash levels of 0.35x total debt in the prior year. This is a strong indication that debt is reasonably met with cash generated.

NSEI:GULFOILLUB Income Statement Export February 4th 19
NSEI:GULFOILLUB Income Statement Export February 4th 19

Next Steps:

For Gulf Oil Lubricants India, I’ve put together three key aspects you should further research:

  1. Future Outlook: What are well-informed industry analysts predicting for GULFOILLUB’s future growth? Take a look at our free research report of analyst consensus for GULFOILLUB’s outlook.
  2. Valuation: What is GULFOILLUB worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether GULFOILLUB is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of GULFOILLUB? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.