ASTRAL:NSE-Astral Limited (INR)

COMMON STOCK | Building Products & Equipment | NSE

Last Closing Price

INR 2,158.35

Change

+29.85 (+1.40)%

Market Cap

INR 427.66B

Volume

0.23M

Avg Analyst Target

INR 2,077.75 (-3.73%)

Avg User Target

INR
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About

Astral Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets pipes, fittings, and adhesive products in India and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Pipes, Infrastructure Products, Adhesives, and Tanks. It offers chlorinated poly vinyl chloride (CPVC) and PVC plumbing systems under the Astral CPVC Pro, Astral Pex-a PRO, Astral MultiPro, Astral EcoPro uPVC, and Astral Aquarius uPVC names for residential and industrial applications. It also provides ASTRAL Silencio low noise system; Astral DrainMaster, a drainage system for soil, waste, and rain water; ASTRAL Foamcore pipes for underground drainage systems; ASTRAL DrainHulk manhole chambers; ASTRAL underground drainage systems; and D-Rex double walled corrugated pipes. In addition, the company offers ASTRAL Chem PRO industrial piping systems for industrial applications; and Aquarius Plus lead-free ASTM PVC solvent weld industrial piping systems. Further, it provides Pre-StiRex and Plus + StiRex ducts for post-tensioning of bridges; Bore-Well column pipes, Case-Well uPVC casing pipes, Aquasafe pressure pipes, and GeoRex single wall corrugated perforated pipes; Astral Fire Pro, a CPVC piping system for automatic fire sprinklers; water tanks under the Cleo, Vito, Sylo, and Sarita brand names; and surface drainage systems under the Astral Hauraton brand name. Additionally, the company offers Astral MultiRex polyolefin cable channels; Astral Wire Guard conduit pipes for protection of wires and cables; and Astral TeleRex pipes for underground cable ducting. It also offers ancillary products, including clamps and hangers for pipes and cables; and Astral INSUPro ?XLPE insulation tubes for plastic and metal piping system. The company was formerly known as Astral Poly Technik Limited and changed its name to Astral Limited in April 2021. Astral Limited was incorporated in 1996 and is based in Ahmedabad, India. Address: Astral House, Ahmedabad, India, 380059

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SOMANYCERA:NSE Somany Ceramics Limited

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RAMCOIND:NSE Ramco Industries Limited

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POKARNA:NSE Pokarna Limited

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ETFs Containing ASTRAL

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Building Products & Equipment)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 64.79% 63% D 67% D+
Dividend Return 0.08% 6% F 2% F
Total Return 64.87% 59% F 66% D
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 156.77% 74% C 77% C+
Dividend Return 0.21% 6% F 4% F
Total Return 156.98% 74% C 77% C+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 542.65% 96% A 96% A
Dividend Return 1.01% 22% F 12% F
Total Return 543.67% 96% A 96% A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 51.23% 85% B 89% B+
Dividend Return 0.09% 5% F 8% F
Total Return 51.31% 85% B 89% B+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 57.88% 59% F 46% F
Risk Adjusted Return 88.65% 100% A+ 96% A
Market Capitalization 427.66B 100% A+ 93% A
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Building Products & Equipment)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 93.24 8% F 9% F
Price/Book Ratio 23.24 4% F 2% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 64.40 15% F 7% F
EV/EBITDA 59.24 8% F 10% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 23.75% 88% B+ 89% B+
Return on Invested Capital 22.28% 85% B 91% A-
Return on Assets 13.30% 89% B+ 94% A
Debt to Equity Ratio 0.89% 71% C- 76% C
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 0.51 81% B- 82% B-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.