The Western India Plywoods Limited Share Price and Company Fundamentals

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Last traded: Last Monday at 9:58 AM

The Western India Plywoods Limited manufactures and sells plywood, hard boards, densified wood, and other wood products in India. The company offers fire retardant and resin surfaced shuttering plywood for applications in industrial filters, and paneling and ceiling substrates in hotels, hospitals, theatres, etc.; marine plywood for boat building, and load and stress bearing industrial applications; and boiling water resistant plywood for use in furniture, structural work in interior design, auto motive coach building, and match-plates in foundries. It also provides standard hardboards for applications in automotive interior trims, shoe heel manufacture, fiber drum lid manufacture, clock backing, photo frame backing, furniture elements, partitions, etc.; oil tempered hardboards for shoe heel manufacture, automobile interior trims, and improving resistance to weathering; and perforated hardboards. In addition, the company offers densified wood laminates for specific heavy duty applications in various industries; pre-compressed pressboards for the high voltage and extra high voltage transformer industry; molded plywood furniture; and wooden floorings. It also exports its products. The Western India Plywoods Limited was incorporated in 1945 and is based in Kannur, India.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorLumber & Wood Production / Basic Materials
Mailing addressMill Road Baliapatam Kannur 670010 India
Phone / Fax91 49 7277 8151 / 91 49 7277 8181


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The Western India Plywoods Limited paid ₹0.80 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 02 Aug 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 142.86%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.WIPL dividend payout ratio is more than 90% making it difficult for the company to maintain the dividends and increase it year by year.

WIPL's forward dividend amount is ₹0.8 and the forward dividend yield is 1.54%. 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 The Western India Plywoods Limited.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Mayan Mohammed Puthiya KottanMD & Exec. Director574.18M
Mr. R. BalakrishnanCFO, Compliance Officer & Company Sec.

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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 The Western India Plywoods Limited is and its enterprise value is .

The WIPL's stocks Beta value is 0.41 making it 59% 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.

The Western India Plywoods Limited (NSE:WIPL) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is The Western India Plywoods Limited's Stock Symbol?

The Western India Plywoods Limited trades on NSE under the ticker symbol "WIPL".

2. What is The Western India Plywoods Limited's stock price today?

One share of WIPL stock can currently be purchased for approximately ₹52.

3. How can I contact The Western India Plywoods Limited?

The Western India Plywoods Limited's mailing address is Mill Road Baliapatam Kannur 670010 India. The company can be reached via phone at 91 49 7277 8151.

4. What is The Western India Plywoods Limited's official website?

The official website of The Western India Plywoods Limited is