Divi’s Labs Shares Relative Valuation and Peer Comparison

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The company will be evaluated considering a group of 5 peer companies according to the market classifications. Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation will be done using our 5-10-5 -star rating methodology (5 companies, 10 parameters, Out of 5 stars). From this, we will arrive at a combined peer rating for the company. Companies considered in this analysis are as follows.

  1. Divi’s Labs
  2. Lupin
  3. Jubilant Life Sciences
  4. Granules India
  5. Aarti Drugs



About the Company:

Divi’s Labs has been established for more than 29 years in Hyderabad with two manufacturing units and is among the top pharmaceuticals companies in India. The company is a leading manufacturer of APIs (Active pharmaceuticals ingredients), Intermediates and Registered starting materials offering high-quality products in over 95+ countries. The company is also known for its clientele network which includes some of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world.

The company operates in the API and formulations business and market leadership in such an industry comes from R&D capabilities, Patents and Approvals, Workforce and Resources at disposal. The company has two large manufacturing facilities and is among the top 3 API manufacturers in the world. It also has a dedicated team of 11,000+ highly trained professionals across departments and 350+ scientists. The facilities are also approved by USFDA, EU GMP (UK, Slovenia, German, Irish authorities), HEALTH CANADA, TGA, ANVISA, COFEPRIS, PMDA and MFDS health authorities.

Read More Here: Divi’s Labs Fundamental Analysis and Future Outlook

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2. Price/Earnings Ratio (★ )

The price-earnings ratio is the ratio of a company’s share price to the company’s earnings per share. The ratio is used for valuing companies and to find out whether they are overvalued or undervalued. P/E higher than Industry average means Overvalued and Lower than Industry average means Undervalued. Divi’s Labs shares have the highest P/E and its way above industry average, so its shares are overvalued. Therefore this category gets 1 star in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.

Divi's Labs Shares Relative Valuation and Peer Comparison
3. Price/Book Value Ratio (★ ★ )

The price-to-book ratio is a financial ratio used to compare a company’s current market price to its book value. Lower than average P/B shows undervalued and higher P/B shows overvalued. Divi’s Labs shares have the second-highest P/B amongst the competitors. Therefore this category gets 2 stars in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.

4.Dividend Yield (★ )

The dividend yield of a share is the dividend per share, divided by the price per share. This shows how much dividend the company pays out. Dividend yield above-average line is considered good and vice versa. Divi’s Labs has the third-highest dividend yield amongst its competitors. Therefore this category gets 3 stars in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.



Divi's Labs Shares Relative Valuation and Peer Comparison
5.Price/Sales Ratio (★ )

The price-to-sales ratio calculated by taking a company’s market capitalization (the number of outstanding shares multiplied by the share price) and divide it by the company’s total sales or revenue over the past 12 months. The lower the P/S ratio, the more attractive the investment. Divi’s Labs has the highest P/S ratio amongst the competitors which makes its shares highly overvalued. Therefore this category gets 1 star in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.

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6.ROCE (★ ★ ★ ★ )

ROCE is a financial ratio that determines a company’s profitability and the efficiency of capital use. A higher ROCE implies a more economical use of capital and above-average ROCE is considered a good investment. Divi’s Labs has the highest ROCE amongst its competitors and it is also above the average line. Therefore this category gets 5 stars in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.

Divi's Labs Shares Relative Valuation and Peer Comparison
7. Return on Assets (★ ★ ★ ★ )

The return on assets shows the percentage of how profitable a company’s assets are in generating revenue. Higher the ROA better is the asset utilization by the company and higher the efficiency. Divi’s Labs has the highest ROA amongst its competitors and it is also above the average line. Therefore this category gets 5 stars in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.

8. Price/ FCF Ratio (★ )

This is calculated by dividing market capitalization by free cash flow of the company. A lower value for price to free cash flow indicates that the company is undervalued and its stock is relatively cheap. Divi’s Labs has the highest Price/FCF ratio amongst its peers and its way above the Industry average line. This shows that Divi’s Labs shares are highly overvalued. Therefore this category gets 1 star in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.



Divi's Labs Shares Relative Valuation and Peer Comparison
9. Earnings Per Share (★ ★ ★ ★ ★)

Earnings per share (EPS) is a company’s net profit divided by the number of common shares it has outstanding. EPS indicates how much money a company makes for each share of its stock, and is a widely used metric to estimate corporate value. Higher the EPS higher is profitability. Divi’s Labs is in the 1st position with EPS also higher than the industry average. Therefore this category gets 5 stars in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.

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10.Return on Equity (★ ★ ★ )

Return on equity (ROE) is a measure of financial performance calculated by dividing net income by shareholders’ equity. ROE is considered a measure of how effectively management is using a company’s assets to create profits. Divi’s Labs has the 3rd highest ROE amongst the Peers and its also above the industry average. Therefore this category gets 3 stars in Divi’s Labs shares relative valuation.

The overall rating is arrived by taking the average of the above 10 parameter ratings and rounded up if it is above 0.5 and rounded down if it is below 0.5. The stock is undervalued if the rating is above 3 (i.e 4 or 5 stars), it is fairly valued if the rating is around 3 and is overvalued if the rating is below 3 (i.e 2 or 1 star). The ratings are exclusive to each company so more than one company can have the same ratings within the peer group.

Overall Relative Rating:

DIVI’S LABS SHARES (3.1/5)

This means the stock is Fairly Valued at the current price levels.

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Relative Valuation Summary
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Divi’s Labs Shares Relative Valuation and Peer Comparison

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(Note: All the research done by me is only for educational purposes and should not be seen as Investment recommendations. I am a Research analyst and not a SEBI registered Investment Advisor. My research completely reflects my personal opinions and not of my employers. Kindly do your own due diligence before Investing)



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