ICICI Direct: Hikal Logs Decent Q2 Performance Despite Deferred Orders  
Technician at Hikal Ltd.’s R&D facility in Gujarat (Image: Company website).

ICICI Direct: Hikal Logs Decent Q2 Performance Despite Deferred Orders  


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Hikal Ltd.’s Q2 FY21 revenues grew a decent 15.8% YoY to Rs 372 crore on the back of 34.1% YoY growth in pharma segment to Rs 279 crore.

Crop protection segment fell 17.9% YoY to Rs 93 crore due to deferral of Rs 40 crore worth of shipment to Q3 FY21.

Ebitda for the quarter came in at Rs 70 crore, up 19.6% YoY (including Covid-19 related expenses of Rs 1.1 crore).

Ebitda margins expanded 58 basis points YoY to 18.8% due to lower staff and other expenses, partly offset by lower gross margins.

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