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S Chand NSEI:SCHAND Stock Report

Last Price

₹104.80

Market Cap

₹3.4b

7D

9.5%

1Y

-8.8%

Updated

27 Jun, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
SCHAND fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends0/6

SCHAND Stock Overview

S Chand and Company Limited, an education content company, develops and delivers content, solutions, and services for the early learning, K-12, and higher education segments in India.

S Chand Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for S Chand
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹104.80
52 Week High₹148.00
52 Week Low₹92.30
Beta1.3
1 Month Change-1.87%
3 Month Change10.37%
1 Year Change-8.79%
3 Year Change20.74%
5 Year Change-78.30%
Change since IPO-84.50%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 01
S Chand (NSE:SCHAND) May Have Issues Allocating Its Capital

S Chand (NSE:SCHAND) May Have Issues Allocating Its Capital

There are a few key trends to look for if we want to identify the next multi-bagger. Firstly, we'd want to identify a...

Jun 01
We Think That There Are Issues Underlying S Chand's (NSE:SCHAND) Earnings

We Think That There Are Issues Underlying S Chand's (NSE:SCHAND) Earnings

Unsurprisingly, S Chand and Company Limited's ( NSE:SCHAND ) stock price was strong on the back of its healthy earnings...

Shareholder Returns

SCHANDIN MediaIN Market
7D9.5%1.5%2.3%
1Y-8.8%-8.1%-0.9%

Return vs Industry: SCHAND matched the Indian Media industry which returned -8.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SCHAND underperformed the Indian Market which returned -0.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is SCHAND's price volatile compared to industry and market?
SCHAND volatility
SCHAND Average Weekly Movement6.2%
Media Industry Average Movement6.4%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.9%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market4.5%

Stable Share Price: SCHAND is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SCHAND's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19701,610Himanshu Guptahttps://schandgroup.com

S Chand and Company Limited, an education content company, develops and delivers content, solutions, and services for the early learning, K-12, and higher education segments in India. The company provides instructional resources to students from ages four through eighteen years; test preparation, and college and university/technical and professional content; early learning content for 0-4 years of age; and digital and interactive content, as well as service offerings under the S Chand, Vikas, Madhubun, Saraswati, Chhaya Prakashani, mylestone, Test Coach, BPI, Smartivity, SamrtK, Destination Success, Mystudygear, Ignitor, and Learnflix brand names. It also offers Flipclass, a marketplace for tutoring.

S Chand Fundamentals Summary

How do S Chand's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
SCHAND fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹3.42b
Earnings (TTM)₹80.40m
Revenue (TTM)₹4.81b

42.6x

P/E Ratio

0.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
SCHAND income statement (TTM)
Revenue₹4.81b
Cost of Revenue₹1.73b
Gross Profit₹3.08b
Other Expenses₹3.00b
Earnings₹80.40m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)2.29
Gross Margin64.06%
Net Profit Margin1.67%
Debt/Equity Ratio18.6%

How did SCHAND perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

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

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • 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 SCHAND?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

SCHAND 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/Revenue1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA6x
PEG Ratio0.6x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

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

SCHAND PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for SCHAND vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average12.7x
533217 Hindustan Media Ventures
9.4xn/a₹3.7b
526725 Sandesh
5.8xn/a₹5.1b
532662 HT Media
25.8xn/a₹4.7b
533151 D. B
9.6x31.1%₹13.2b
SCHAND S Chand
42.6x74.6%₹3.4b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: SCHAND is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (42.6x) compared to the peer average (12.7x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does SCHAND's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the IN Media Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: SCHAND is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (42.6x) compared to the Indian Media industry average (17.2x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is SCHAND'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.

SCHAND PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio42.6x
Fair PE Ratio37.5x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: SCHAND is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (42.6x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (37.5x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: SCHAND (₹104.8) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹262.72)

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


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SCHAND is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)


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Future Growth

How is S Chand forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score

4/6

Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


74.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SCHAND's forecast earnings growth (74.6% per year) is above the savings rate (6.7%).

Earnings vs Market: SCHAND's earnings (74.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (17.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: SCHAND's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: SCHAND's revenue (15.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (11.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SCHAND's revenue (15.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SCHAND's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.4%).


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Past Performance

How has S Chand performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

2/6

Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-43.2%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SCHAND has a large one-off loss of ₹12.1M impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: SCHAND became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SCHAND has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -43.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: SCHAND has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: SCHAND has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (13.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: SCHAND's Return on Equity (0.9%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is S Chand's financial position?

Financial Health Score

5/6

Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SCHAND's short term assets (₹5.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹2.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: SCHAND's short term assets (₹5.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹885.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SCHAND's net debt to equity ratio (8.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: SCHAND's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 61.2% to 18.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SCHAND's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (67.8%).

Interest Coverage: SCHAND's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is S Chand current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: SCHAND is not paying a notable dividend for the Indian market.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as SCHAND has not reported any payouts.


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Management

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

7.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Himanshu Gupta (43 yo)

6.08yrs

Tenure

₹10,120,000

Compensation

Mr. Himanshu Gupta serves as Managing Director of S Chand and Company Limited since May 20, 2016 and served as its Joint Managing Director until May 20, 2016. He serves as a Director of S Chand and Compan...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Himanshu's total compensation ($USD129.30K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD38.33K).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: SCHAND's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: SCHAND's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

S Chand and Company Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: S Chand and Company Limited
  • Ticker: SCHAND
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 1970
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: ₹3.424b
  • Shares outstanding: 35.04m
  • Website: https://schandgroup.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • S Chand and Company Limited
  • A-27, Mohan Co-Operative Industrial Est.
  • 2nd Floor
  • New Delhi
  • Delhi
  • 110044
  • India

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/27 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/27 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
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.