InvestorQ : Why was there fall in the profits of NTPC for the latest quarter?
Anjana Aiyar made post

Why was there fall in the profits of NTPC for the latest quarter?

Answer
image
Khushi Patel answered.
4 weeks ago
Follow

For the September 2022 quarter, NTPC Ltd reported 36.33% higher sales revenues for the September 2022 quarter at Rs44,175 crore on a consolidated basis. Net cash from operating activities in the first half of FY23 fell 50% to Rs12,397 crore and this can be attributed to the spike in trade inventories and receivables. Here is a gist of numbers.

NTPC Ltd

Rs in Crore

Sep-22

Sep-21

YOY

Jun-22

QOQ

Total Income (Rs cr)

₹ 44,175

₹ 32,404

36.33%

₹ 43,177

2.31%

Net Profit (Rs cr)

₹ 3,338

₹ 3,599

-7.25%

₹ 3,937

-15.20%

Diluted EPS (Rs)

₹ 3.44

₹ 3.71

₹ 4.06

Net Margins

7.56%

11.11%

9.12%

Net profits for September 2022 quarter was down -7.3% at Rs3,338 crore and it was lower by -15.2% on sequential basis. Operating margins at 18.34% in Q2FY23 was lower on yoy basis as against 21.01% in Q2FY22 but higher sequentially compared to 17.67% in Q1FY23. Net profit margins at 7.56% in Q2FY23 is lower compared to 11.11% in Q1FY22 and 9.12% in Q1FY23.

2 Views