Best Stocks to Buy in India for Short term – Gujarat State Petronet Ltd

Our 1st company in the Series of Best Stocks to Buy in India for Short term 2021 is Gujarat State Petronet Ltd.

This company is good for investing purpose or not ?

Let’s start with the Company profile

Company Profile :

Gujarat State Petronet Limited (GSPL) is an India-based company involved in the gas transportation business. The Company is primarily engaged in transmission of natural gas through pipeline on an open access basis from supply points to demand centers.

Now Let’s check the important fundamental figures of this company. This is a mid cap company with Market Cap ₹20,717cr. We can check more fundamental details below in depth:

Company Fundamental Detail :

PE Ratio: 12.89

Sector PE Ratio: 20.11

PE Ratio of this company is low than Sector’s PE. So it’s a Good PE than the peers of this company.

PB Ratio : 3.23

Sector PB Ratio : 2.41

PB Ratio of this company is high than Sector’s PB ratio. So it’s  Average PB than the peers of this company.

Dividend Yield : 0.54%

Sector Dividend Yield : 2.21%

Dividend Yield of this company is low than Sector. Dividend of this is Below average than the peers of this company.

ROE: 31.6%

ROCE: 32.5%

ROE (Return on equity) and ROCE (Return on capital equity) is Above Average

According to above data, this company is looking fundamentally average. Now We’ll check the company Financially data:

Company Financial Detail

202012,351.27 1,729.18

You can see the company growth clearly in the above table, in 2019 Net profit was 998.59 Cr. only and in 2020, It increased to 1,729.18 Cr. and in 2021, it is decreased to 1,606.76 Cr.

We should check now liabilities of company also in the below table

Total Current & Non Current Liabilities

2020 2019 2018 2017

Liabilities of a company refers to the debt of that company. We should also aware the debt of company. In 2020 , Company have 6,945.42 Cr. debt.

Let’s check the Free Cash flow of the company

Free Cash flow

2020 2019 2018 2017

Debt Level: GSPL’s debt to equity ratio (18%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: GSPL’s debt to equity ratio has reduced from 35% to 18% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: GSPL’s debt is well covered by operating cash flow (190.6%).

Interest Coverage: GSPL’s interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (18.9x coverage).

Share Holding Pattern

Promotor HoldingForeign Institution
Mutual Fund
Other Domestic InstitutionsRetail & Others
Jun 2021 37.63% 17.46%18.80% 0.00%26.11%
Mar 202137.63%17.16% 18.70% 0.00%26.51%
Dec 202037.63%15.94%19.55%0.00%26.89%
Sep 202037.63%15.58%19.48%0.04%27.26%

Above table showing there is no big change in Promotors holding which is 37.63% in June 2021. FIIs invested in June 2021 with 17.46% and retail investor is 26.11%.

Now We’ll check the return of the company, This company started from Rs. 36.55 at 22 feb 2006. This company given 74.86% returns in last 1 year from 2020 to 23 Aug 2021.

Investment Checklist for Gujarat State Petronet Ltd.

  • The company is currently profitable
  • Debt level is low and not considered a risk
  • Dividend of 0.54% is sustainable
  • Share price has been stable over the past 3 months
  • The company’s earnings are high quality
  • Profit margins decreased but not substantially
  • They have sufficient analyst coverage
  • No concerning events detected
  • No significant insider selling over the past 3 months
  • Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year or recently listed
  • Revenue is meaningful (₹135B)
  • Market cap is meaningful (₹207B)
  • GSPL does not have negative shareholders equity.

According to its historical performance we can predict stock target.

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Hope you liked Our 1st company in the Series of Best stocks to buy in India for short term 2021. We tried to cover many important things about this company, if you think anything left to cover, you can comment us and we’ll try to cover those things also.

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