The counter of Shree Precoated is witnessing sustained investment-based buying by investors. The buzz is that the company is going to register good numbers. Analysts say the company is expected to report a PAT of about Rs 240-250 crore on revenue of Rs 2,000 crore for FY2007-08. The company is looking to develop its 67 acres Kanjuurmarg property, which it had acquired for Rs 42 crore about 30 years ago. The current market value is estimated to be about Rs 4,000 crore. The total cost of the project would be to the tune of Rs 5,000 crore and would generate a revenue of about Rs 1012,000 crore over five years. It is already developing its Bhakti Park project in Mumbai. Analysts expect the company to achieve a total topline of about Rs 3,000 crore with about Rs 500 crore bottomline for FY 2008-09. This is largely due to low land acquisition cost and low debt. When contacted, company officials refused to comment on the same. The stock closed at Rs 195, down about 4% on Thursday.
Courtesy: ET dtd.25-04-2008