NSEI:CIPLA

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Executive Summary

Cipla Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells pharmaceutical products in India, the United States, South Africa, and internationally. More Details

Rewards

Earnings are forecast to grow 15.06% per year

Earnings have grown 5.8% per year over the past 5 years

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for CIPLA from our risk checks.


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record.


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Share Price & News

How has Cipla's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: CIPLA is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CIPLA's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-1.8%

CIPLA

-1.0%

IN Pharmaceuticals

-0.4%

IN Market


1 Year Return

71.5%

CIPLA

55.0%

IN Pharmaceuticals

15.9%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: CIPLA exceeded the Indian Pharmaceuticals industry which returned 58.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CIPLA exceeded the Indian Market which returned 17.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CIPLAIndustryMarket
7 Day-1.8%-1.0%-0.4%
30 Day4.7%3.5%5.0%
90 Day5.3%10.0%24.4%
1 Year73.3%71.5%56.8%55.0%18.1%15.9%
3 Year39.6%36.7%42.6%39.2%9.7%4.4%
5 Year45.6%41.6%29.9%25.4%82.3%68.5%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Cipla's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Cipla undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

36.08x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CIPLA (₹823.7) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹472)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CIPLA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.1x) compared to the IN Pharmaceuticals industry average (23.7x).

PE vs Market: CIPLA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.1x) compared to the Indian market (19.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CIPLA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.4x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CIPLA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.9x) compared to the IN Pharmaceuticals industry average (2.5x).


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Future Growth

How is Cipla forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 29 analysts?

15.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CIPLA's forecast earnings growth (15.1% per year) is above the savings rate (7%).

Earnings vs Market: CIPLA's earnings (15.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (25.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: CIPLA's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: CIPLA's revenue (9.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (11.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CIPLA'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: CIPLA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.1%).


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Past Performance

How has Cipla performed over the past 5 years?

5.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CIPLA has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CIPLA's current net profit margins (10.2%) are higher than last year (9.8%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CIPLA's earnings have grown by 5.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CIPLA's earnings growth over the past year (11.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (5.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CIPLA earnings growth over the past year (11.6%) underperformed the Pharmaceuticals industry 28.7%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CIPLA's Return on Equity (10.4%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Cipla's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CIPLA's short term assets (₹137.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹49.7B).

Long Term Liabilities: CIPLA's short term assets (₹137.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹31.1B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CIPLA's debt to equity ratio (16.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: CIPLA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 12.7% to 16.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CIPLA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (110.4%).

Interest Coverage: CIPLA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (23.5x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Cipla current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.36%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: CIPLA's dividend (0.36%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.43%).

High Dividend: CIPLA's dividend (0.36%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.8%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: CIPLA's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as CIPLA has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: CIPLA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (13.1% payout ratio).


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Management

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

4.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Umang Vohra (49 yo)

4.33yrs

Tenure

₹135,600,000

Compensation

Mr. Umang Vohra, B.E., M.B.A. has been Global Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Executive Director of Cipla Limited since September 1, 2016. As Cipla’s MD & GCEO, Mr. Vohra’s priorities have b...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Umang's total compensation ($USD1.85M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD836.75K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Umang Vohra
MD, Global CEO & Executive Director4.33yrs₹135.60m0.040%
₹ 271.7m
Samina Hamied
Executive Vice-Chairperson4.33yrs₹67.50m2.22%
₹ 15.1b
Kedar Upadhye
Global Chief Financial Officer4.42yrs₹35.90m0.0077%
₹ 52.4m
Rajendra Chopra
Compliance Officer & Company Secretary3.92yrs₹15.30mno data
Raju Mistry
President & Global Chief People Officer1.75yrsno datano data
Pradeep Bhadauria
President & Chief Scientific Officer0.83yrno datano data
Geena Malhotra
Global Chief Technology Officer0.83yrno data0.0095%
₹ 64.3m
Naveen Bansal
Head of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Gautam Rohidekar
Chief Legal Officer6.25yrsno datano data
Heena Kanal
Vice President of Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Chandru Chawla
Global Head of CNV7.58yrsno data0.018%
₹ 122.3m
Christos Kartalis
CEO of International Business and Head of Emerging Markets & Europe7.25yrsno datano data

4.3yrs

Average Tenure

49yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: CIPLA's management team is considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Umang Vohra
MD, Global CEO & Executive Director4.33yrs₹135.60m0.040%
₹ 271.7m
Samina Hamied
Executive Vice-Chairperson4.33yrs₹67.50m2.22%
₹ 15.1b
Yusuf Hamied
Non-Executive Chairman7.75yrs₹20.30m20.33%
₹ 137.9b
Mustafa Hamied
Non-Executive Vice-Chairmanno data₹20.80m4.29%
₹ 29.1b
Ashok Sinha
Independent Non-Executive Director7.5yrs₹4.80mno data
Punita Lal
Independent Non-Executive Director6.17yrs₹4.00mno data
Naina Lal Kidwai
Independent Non-Executive Director5.17yrs₹4.50mno data
Adil Zainulbhai
Lead Independent Non-Executive Director3.42yrs₹4.70mno data
S. Radhakrishnan
Non-Executive Non-Independent Director10.17yrs₹67.30m0.022%
₹ 146.5m
Peter Mugyenyi
Independent Non-Executive Director6.92yrs₹4.60mno data

6.2yrs

Average Tenure

65yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CIPLA's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Cipla Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Cipla Limited
  • Ticker: CIPLA
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 1935
  • Industry: Pharmaceuticals
  • Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
  • Market Cap: ₹678.148b
  • Shares outstanding: 806.46m
  • Website: https://www.cipla.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Cipla Limited
  • Cipla House
  • Peninsula Business Park
  • Mumbai
  • Maharashtra
  • 400013
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
500087BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRFeb 1995
CIPLANSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRFeb 1995
CIPLABDL (Bourse de Luxembourg)SPON GDR REG SLUUSDMay 2006

Biography

Cipla Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells pharmaceutical products in India, the United States, South Africa, and internationally. The company offers active pharmaceutical ingred...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/15 12:12
End of Day Share Price2021/01/15 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


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.