Shares of Neogen Chemical compounds surged 16 per cent to Rs 1,763 on the BSE in Friday’s intra-day commerce, zooming as a lot as 27 per cent prior to now two buying and selling days, in an different weak market. At 12:35 pm; the S&P BSE Sensex was down 0.47 per cent or 275 factors at 58,187.
Neogen’s enterprise has some seasonal drivers, on account of which the corporate tends to ship stronger monetary efficiency within the second half of the monetary 12 months (October to March). Seasonal variance is pushed by sturdy demand from Europe as orders are likely to scale up in October-November and additional speed up from January after the vacation season, in response to the corporate.
Demand for Lithium-based chemical compounds tends to be sturdy in This fall as demand from the HVAC phase, a key utilization space, is linked to capital expenditure that enjoys 100 per cent depreciation advantages for airconditioning/cooling machines. The demand from the agrochemicals phase is linked to the crop cycle and is stronger throughout H2, the corporate stated in earnings presentation.
Neogen Chemical compounds is India’s one of many main producers of Bromine-based and Lithium-based specialty chemical compounds. Its specialty chemical compounds product choices comprise natural in addition to inorganic chemical compounds. Its merchandise are utilized in pharmaceutical and agrochemical intermediates, engineering fluids, digital chemical compounds, polymer components, water therapy, development and aroma chemical compounds, flavours and fragrances, specialty polymers, chemical compounds and vapor absorption chillers — original-equipment producers.
For July-September quarter (Q2FY22), the corporate recorded accelerated income momentum amounting to Rs 113.2 crore, as in comparison with Rs 82.0 crore within the corresponding quarter final 12 months, increased by 38 per cent. Revenue after tax (PAT) grew 51 per cent 12 months on 12 months at Rs 11.2 crore from Rs 7.4 crore in Q2FY21. This was steered by increased capability utilization led by optimistic contribution from Part | growth, Neogen Chemical compounds stated.
Given the strong demand visibility, the administration stated it expedited development on the firm’s Part II growth mission and commissioned it in October 2021. Part II growth was earlier deliberate to come back on stream in direction of the tip of the present 12 months.