Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited Share Price and Company Fundamentals



Price
₹686.95
Change
-7.900 (-1.137%)
52 week
422.65 - 1044.7

Last traded: Today at 4:44 AM

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited engages in the production and sale of various chemical products in India. It provides caustic soda lye, soda flake, and soda prill, liquid chlorine, hydrochloric acid, and compressed hydrogen gas; anhydrous aluminum chloride, chlorinated paraffin, benzyl alcohol, benzaldehyde, and benzyl chloride; and Chloromethane. The company also offers caustic potash lye and flakes, and potassium carbonate; methylene chloride, chloroform, and carbon tetrachloride; and phosphoric acid and chlorinated paraffin wax. In addition, it provides hydrogen peroxide; and bleachwin, scalewin, poly aluminum chloride, biowin, and stable bleaching powder. The company's products are used in various industries, such as textile, pulp and paper, soap and detergent, alumina, water treatment, petroleum, plastic, fertilizer, pharmaceutical, agrochemical, plant protection, dyes and intermediate, refrigeration gas, epoxy, etc. It also exports its products to the United States, Europe, Australia, Africa, the Middle East, China, Russia, Turkey, South Asia, etc. Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited was incorporated in 1973 and is based in Vadodara, India.

Key Metrics

PE ratio

9.13

PB ratio

0.87

Dividend yield

1.44%

Beta

0.83

Market cap

-

Enterprise value

-

Company profile

Industry / SectorChemicals / Basic Materials
Websitehttps://www.gacl.com
Mailing addressPO Ranoli Vadodara 391350 India
Phone / Fax91 26 5611 1000 / 91 26 5611 1012

Dividends

Dividend yield

1.44%

Dividend amount

₹10.00

Payout ratio

10.50%

5Y Avg. yield

1.53%

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited paid ₹10.00 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 15 Sept 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 10.50%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.GUJALKALI dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

GUJALKALI's forward dividend amount is ₹8 and the forward dividend yield is 1.16%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Jul 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Vinayak R. KudtarkarGM of Fin. & CFO
Mr. Sanjay S. BhattCompliance Officer, Chief GM of Legal & CC and Company Sec.
Mr. G. S. PaliwalExec. Director of Marketing
Mr. Harshadkumar Ratilal Patel I.A.S.MD & Director
R. S. PatilGen. Mang. of Operations
Mr. M. B. ShahAGM of CPP & Head PMO
D. C. ThakurComplex Head of DAHEJ
Kanubhai ParmarHead of Laboratory Tech. (QC)61
Mr. P. G. PujaraExec. Director of CPP

Profitability and management effectiveness

Profit margin

14.89%

Operating margin

20.97%

Return on assets

6.51%

Return on equity

9.93%

Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited is and its enterprise value is .

The GUJALKALI's stocks Beta value is 0.83 making it 17% less volatile compared to NSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited (NSE:GUJALKALI) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited's Stock Symbol?

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited trades on NSE under the ticker symbol "GUJALKALI".

2. What is Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited's stock price today?

One share of GUJALKALI stock can currently be purchased for approximately ₹686.95.

3. How can I contact Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited?

Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited's mailing address is PO Ranoli Vadodara 391350 India. The company can be reached via phone at 91 26 5611 1000.

4. What is Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited's official website?

The official website of Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited is https://www.gacl.com.