Emkay is bullish on PC Jeweller and has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 480 in its research report dated August 13, 2015.
Emkay research report on PC Jeweller
Revenue below estimates, but PAT in line. Revenue at 14% yoy; EBITDA margin decline 50bps yoy to 10.7% due to absence of gold premium. Other income & lower interest led 19% PAT growth to 825mn
Domestic growth at 21% yoy led by healthy 44% growth in diamond jewellery. Stable gold prices led so some pick-up in demand, leading to 5% SSG. Store expansion, festive & wedding demand & new products will drive 20% growth in domestic revenues
Absence of gold premium & store addition costs in the quarter impacted EBITDA margin. Hereon, margin expansion hinges on uptick in demand and increasing diamond mix.
Ample growth drivers like store expansion, franchisee model, new products and online foray, but demand uptick is essential. Maintain BUY with TP of Rs 480/share (SoTP)
This quarter saw some signs of demand uptick due to stable gold prices. We expect i) store expansion (+15 stores for FY16), ii) franchise model, iii) innovation via Flexia and iv) online venture through WearYouShine.com and co-branding to drive revenue growth of 20% CAGR.
We maintain Buy with revised SoTP target price of Rs 480/share
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