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									Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Limited

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Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Limited                                                Financial Snapshot

                                                                               Operating Performance
Fast Facts
                                                                               The company reported revenues of US$432.85 million
Headquarters Address                     Plot NO 82, Karachi, 75120,Pakistan
                                                                               during 2010, with a CAGR of 23.80% during 2006–
                                                                               2010. Its revenue grew at an annual rate of 48.83%
Telephone                                + 92 21 508226
                                                                               over the previous fiscal year. In 2010, the company
                                                                               recorded an operating margin of 8.38%, as against
Fax                                      + 92 21 5017565                       8.72% in 2009.

Website                                  www.gulahmed.com
                                                                               Revenue and Margins
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange            GATM, Karachi Stock Exchange

Number of Employees                      6,683

Fiscal Year End                          June

Revenue (in US$ million)                 432.85

Revenue (in INR million)                 19,885.34




SWOT Analysis                                                                  Return on Equity

Strengths                                Weaknesses                            The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of
                                                                               12.62% for 2010, as compared to its peers, Blessed
Increased Organic Sales                  Over reliance on processing segment   Textiles Ltd. (Ticker: BLET), The Crescent Textile
                                                                               Mills Limited (Ticker: CRTM) and Kohinoor Mills
                                                                               Limited (Ticker: KML), which recorded ROEs of
Presence across the Value Chain          Weak Liquidity Position               33.98%, 12.90% and -136.70% respectively. The
                                                                               company reported a net profit margin of 8.38% in
Strong operating performance vis-à-vis                                         2010.
the peers

Opportunities                            Threats                               Return on Equity

Pakistan’s Textile Policy 2009-2014      Changing consumer preferences

Positive outlook Textile industry        Foreign exchange risk

Recovering Economy                       Volatile raw material prices




                                                                               Liquidity Position

                                                                               The company reported a current ratio of 0.99 in 2010,
                                                                               as compared to its peers, Blessed Textiles Ltd., The
                                                                               Crescent Textile Mills Limited and Kohinoor Mills
                                                                               Limited, which recorded current ratios of 1.50, 0.70
                                                                               and 0.44 respectively. As of June 2010, the company
                                                                               recorded cash and short-term investments of worth
                                                                               US$3.42 million, against US$14.73 million current
                                                                               debt. The company reported a debt to equity ratio of
                                                                               2.35 in 2010 as compared to its peers, Blessed
                                                                               Textiles Ltd., The Crescent Textile Mills Limited and
                                                                               Kohinoor Mills Limited, which recorded debt to equity
                                                                               ratios of 0.72, 2.23 and 7.34 respectively.




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 5
    1.1     Company Overview .................................................................................................................................................5
    1.2     Business Description ...............................................................................................................................................5
    1.3     Major Products and Services ...................................................................................................................................6
2     Analysis of Key Performance Indicators ............................................................................................... 7
    2.1     Five Year Snapshot: Overview of Financial and Operational Performance Indicators ...........................................7
    2.2     Key Financial Performance Indicators ...................................................................................................................10
      2.2.1        Revenue and Operating Profit .......................................................................................................................10
      2.2.2        Asset, Liabilities and Capex ..........................................................................................................................11
      2.2.3        Net Debt vs. Gearing Ratio ............................................................................................................................12
      2.2.4        Operational Efficiency ....................................................................................................................................13
      2.2.5        Solvency ........................................................................................................................................................14
      2.2.6        Valuation ........................................................................................................................................................15
    2.3     Competitive Benchmarking ....................................................................................................................................16
      2.3.1        Efficiency .......................................................................................................................................................16
      2.3.2        Capital Expenditure ....................................................................................
								
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