In June quarter, net profit of Century Plyboards (India) rose 7.28% to Rs 43.05 crore in the quarter ended June 2016 as against Rs 40.13 crore during the previous quarter ended June 2015. Sales rose 10.10% to Rs 403.62 crore in the quarter ended June 2016 as against Rs 366.60 crore during the previous quarter ended June 2015.
Inspite of poor state of construction sector, Century managed to post reasonably better set of numbers in last financial year. In FY 2015-16, net profit rose 11.44% to Rs 168.07 crore as against Rs 150.82 crore during the previous year ended March 2015. Sales rose 6.08% to Rs 1646.86 crore in the year ended March 2016 as against Rs 1552.47 crore during the previous year ended March 2015.
You might be surprised to know the fact that Century Plyboards was one of the star performer - multibagger stock of 2014, a 9-Bagger stock rising about 800 percent in just 12 months. Those who entered in the stock before fund managers started accumulating it in big chunk may have a 50-Bagger stock in next 3 to 5 years as still there is lot of scope for business growth during next couple of years.
Now, lets take another example of little known company Mayur Uniquoters which is our 8-Bagger stock. We recommended this stock 5 years back at price of Rs. 56 (adjusted price after 2 bonus issues and stock split in last 3 years, actual recommended price was Rs. 448) and today it’s available at Rs. 431 giving absolute returns of 670%. You might be surprised to know that Mayur Uniquoter is a 142-Bagger stock for investors who invested in it 8 years back. Investment of Rs. 1 lakh in Mayur Uniquoters in Jan 2009 is valued at more than Rs. 1 Crores and 42 lakhs today, that's too excluding dividend payouts. Mind boggling, isn't it? It's a fact! Company has posted strong growth YoY and rewarded share holders in big way, Company was trading at Rs. 3 (bonus / split adjusted price) with market cap of merely 13 crores in Jan 2009, today market cap of the company is 1,983 crores.
Mayur Uniquoters is still a great value stock considering its consistent performance and leadership position in artificial leather industry and robust demand for its products by esteemed clients from auto and footwear industry.
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