Hikal Limited Share Price and Company Fundamentals

0.700 (0.300%)
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212.0 - 742.0

Last traded: Today at 9:59 AM

Hikal Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells various chemical intermediates, specialty chemicals, and active pharma ingredients to pharmaceutical, animal healthcare, biotech, crop protection, and specialty chemicals companies. It operates through two segments, Pharmaceuticals and Crop Protection. The Pharmaceuticals segment produces active pharmaceutical ingredient (APIs). The Crop Protection segment manufactures pesticides and herbicides. The company collaborates with other companies and offer solutions in contract research, custom synthesis, and custom manufacturing of intermediates and APIs. It also provides specialty biocides and antimicrobial actives, as well as additives for leather, paint coatings, paper, water treatment, personal care, building materials, and textile industries. The company was incorporated in 1988 and is headquartered in Navi Mumbai, India.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorDrug Manufacturers—Specialty & Generic / Healthcare
Mailing addressGreat Eastern Chambers Sector 11 CBD-Belapur Navi Mumbai 400614 India
Phone / Fax91 22 3097 3100 / 91 22 2757 4277


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Hikal Limited paid ₹1.60 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 23 Feb 2022.The dividend payout ratio is 16.90%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.HIKAL 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.

HIKAL's forward dividend amount is ₹2.2 and the forward dividend yield is 0.94%. 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 Hikal Limited.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Sameer HiremathMD & Director4745.53M
Mr. Kuldeep JainChief Fin. Officer
Mr. Rajasekhar ReddyWhole-Time Company Sec. & Compliance Officer
Mr. Ratish JhaPres of HR
Mr. Anish Dilip SwadiSr. Pres of Animal Health & Bus. Transformation
Mr. Manoj MehrotraPres of Pharmaceuticals Bus.59
Dr. T. DevanathanHead of IP & Quality, Pharmaceuticals
Mr. Vimal Deep KulshresthaPres – Crop Protection56

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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 Hikal Limited is and its enterprise value is .

The HIKAL's stocks Beta value is 1.30 making it 30% more 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.

Hikal Limited (NSE:HIKAL) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Hikal Limited's Stock Symbol?

Hikal Limited trades on NSE under the ticker symbol "HIKAL".

2. What is Hikal Limited's stock price today?

One share of HIKAL stock can currently be purchased for approximately ₹233.95.

3. How can I contact Hikal Limited?

Hikal Limited's mailing address is Great Eastern Chambers Sector 11 CBD-Belapur Navi Mumbai 400614 India. The company can be reached via phone at 91 22 3097 3100.

4. What is Hikal Limited's official website?

The official website of Hikal Limited is https://www.hikal.com.