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Insecticides (India) NSEI:INSECTICID Stock Report

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30 Jun, 2022


Company Financials
INSECTICID fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6

INSECTICID Stock Overview

Insecticides (India) Limited manufactures and sells agro chemicals, pesticides, and technical products for agriculture purposes in India and internationally.


Price-To-Earnings ratio (15.8x) is below the Indian market (20.5x)

Earnings have grown 3% per year over the past 5 years

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for INSECTICID from our risk checks.

Insecticides (India) Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Insecticides (India)
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹861.10
52 Week High₹888.80
52 Week Low₹583.00
1 Month Change10.03%
3 Month Change37.03%
1 Year Change18.25%
3 Year Change32.46%
5 Year Change30.56%
Change since IPO2,982.70%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns


Return vs Industry: INSECTICID exceeded the Indian Chemicals industry which returned -2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: INSECTICID exceeded the Indian Market which returned 0.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is INSECTICID's price volatile compared to industry and market?
INSECTICID volatility
INSECTICID Average Weekly Movement5.2%
Chemicals Industry Average Movement6.8%
Market Average Movement7.0%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.9%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market4.5%

Stable Share Price: INSECTICID is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: INSECTICID's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19961,272Rajesh Aggarwal

Insecticides (India) Limited manufactures and sells agro chemicals, pesticides, and technical products for agriculture purposes in India and internationally. The company offers insecticides, herbicides, fungicides, and PGRs and bio fertilizers. It also provides household and biological products, and formulations.

Insecticides (India) Fundamentals Summary

How do Insecticides (India)'s earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
INSECTICID fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹16.99b
Earnings (TTM)₹1.07b
Revenue (TTM)₹15.04b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Is INSECTICID overvalued?

See Fair Value and valuation analysis

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
INSECTICID income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₹11.08b
Gross Profit₹3.96b
Other Expenses₹2.89b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)54.44
Gross Margin26.36%
Net Profit Margin7.14%
Debt/Equity Ratio5.7%

How did INSECTICID perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is INSECTICID undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for INSECTICID?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

INSECTICID key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue1.1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA10.1x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does INSECTICID's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

INSECTICID PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for INSECTICID vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average14x
500650 Excel Industries
543266 Heranba Industries
524709 NACL Industries
530011 Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers
INSECTICID Insecticides (India)

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: INSECTICID is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (15.8x) compared to the peer average (14x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does INSECTICID's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the IN Chemicals Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: INSECTICID is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (15.8x) compared to the Indian Chemicals industry average (17x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is INSECTICID's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

INSECTICID PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio15.8x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate INSECTICID's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of INSECTICID when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: INSECTICID (₹861.1) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹426.73)

Significantly Below Fair Value: INSECTICID is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

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Future Growth

How is Insecticides (India) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


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 Insecticides (India) 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.

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Past Performance

How has Insecticides (India) performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: INSECTICID has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: INSECTICID's current net profit margins (7.1%) are higher than last year (6.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: INSECTICID's earnings have grown by 3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: INSECTICID's earnings growth over the past year (14.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (3% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: INSECTICID earnings growth over the past year (14.4%) underperformed the Chemicals industry 29.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: INSECTICID's Return on Equity (12.4%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Insecticides (India)'s financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: INSECTICID's short term assets (₹10.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹5.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: INSECTICID's short term assets (₹10.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹188.0M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: INSECTICID's net debt to equity ratio (1.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: INSECTICID's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 50.8% to 5.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: INSECTICID's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (273%).

Interest Coverage: INSECTICID's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (21.6x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Insecticides (India) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: INSECTICID's dividend (0.35%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.42%).

High Dividend: INSECTICID's dividend (0.35%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.85%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: INSECTICID's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: INSECTICID's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.5%), INSECTICID's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (8.8%), INSECTICID's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Rajesh Aggarwal (51 yo)

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Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal, B.Com. has been Managing Director of Insecticides (India) Limited since November 22, 2006 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Aggarwal joined Insecticides India Limited in 1...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rajesh's total compensation ($USD502.01K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD194.89K).

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

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: INSECTICID's management team is seasoned and experienced (15.6 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: INSECTICID's board of directors are considered experienced (9.8 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

Insecticides (India) Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Insecticides (India) Limited
  • Ticker: INSECTICID
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 1996
  • Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: ₹16.989b
  • Shares outstanding: 19.73m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Insecticides (India) Limited
  • 401-402, Lusa Tower
  • Azadpur Commercial Complex
  • Delhi
  • Delhi
  • 110033
  • India


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/30 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/30 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/03/31

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.