Ideas for Profit: Should you subscribe to the IndiaMART InterMESH IPO?
June 24, 2019 / 12:23 PM IST
PRO Only Highlights
Quarterly performance largely backed by improved realisations
Medium-term triggers China plus and protectionist measures for tyre industry
Valuations not inexpensive; but improved medium-term outlook
IndiaMART InterMESH is one of India’s leading B2B (business-to-business) portals that facilitates online matchmaking between prospective suppliers and buyers. Its revenue is derived from subscription charges. Limited capex requirements, improving fundamentals, growth in subscription revenue and decent valuation make this business consideration-worthy.
What works in favour of IndiaMART?
IndiaMART, being a mere intermediary/aggregator, would not require huge capex. Costs associated with upgradation of technological infrastructure and employees are the primary costs incurred.
In the last three years, at a consolidated...