This small-cap company touched a fresh 52-week high on 17 August

This small-cap company touched a fresh 52-week high on 17 August

by 5paisa Research Team Last Updated: Dec 16, 2022 - 12:23 am 19k Views
Listen icon

The shares have rallied more than 19.98% in today’s trading session.

S Chand & Company is a leading Indian education content company, and it delivers content, solutions, and services across the education lifecycle through its presence in three business segments – Early Learning, K-12, and Higher Education. The company has a strong foothold in the CBSE/ICSE affiliated schools, with an increasing presence in the state board affiliated schools across India. The company develops and nurtures its relationships with customers by making quality content and educational innovations, and in recent years has increased its focus on investing and improving its digital offerings in each of its business segments.

The company made its first profitable exit from one of its minority investments on July, 22 by selling its stake in TestBook for a consideration of approx. Rs 180 m which translates into a 7.8x return over the initial investment made in 2015.

The financials of the company have completely reversed. In Q1FY23, revenue grew by 199.42% YoY to Rs 107.31 crore from Rs 35.84 crore in Q1FY22. On a sequential basis, the topline was down by 68.62% PBIDT (Ex OI) was reported at Rs 11.94 crore, up by 158.11% as compared to the year-ago period and the corresponding margin was reported at 11.12% expanding by 6845 bps YoY. PAT was reported at Rs 6.34 crore, up by 120.37% from Rs -31.14 crore in the same quarter of the previous fiscal year. The PAT margin stood at 5.91% in Q1FY23 expanding from -86.88% in Q1FY22.

The shares of the company jumped 19.98% in today’s session and closed at Rs 169.05. The shares of the company hit an upper circuit of 20% and hit a fresh 52-week high of Rs 169.05. The company has a 52-week low of Rs 92.20.

Share Market Today

How do you rate this article?

Start Investing in 5 mins*

Rs. 20 Flat Per Order | 0% Brokerage


About the Author

Our research team is composed of some highly qualified research professionals, their expertise range across sectors.


Investment/Trading in securities Market is subject to market risk, past performance is not a guarantee of future performance. The risk of loss in trading and investment in Securities markets including Equites and Derivatives can be substantial.
Open Free Demat Account
Resend OTP
Please Enter OTP
Mobile No. belongs to

By proceeding, you agree to the T&C.

Latest News
What you must know about M.V.K. Agro Food IPO?

M.V.K. Agro Food Product IPO was incorporated in the year 2018 to manufacture integrated sugar and other related products. M.V.K.

Juniper Hotels IPO Subscribed 2.08 times

The stock of Juniper Hotels IPO has a face value of ₹10 per share and the price band for the book building IPO has been set in the range of ₹342 to ₹360 per share. The IPO of Juniper Hotels Ltd will entirely a fresh issue of shares with no offer for sale (OFS) component.

Esconet Technologies IPO Lists 245.24% higher, but closes at -5% lower circuit

Bumper listing for Esconet Technologies IPO, then lower circuit