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Is 3 Godrej Industries average for the Z-score? Answer in 100 words or more. Z- Score = 1

Is 3 Godrej Industries average for the Z-score? Answer in 100 words or more.

Z- Score = 1.2A+1.4B+3.3C+0.6D+1.0E

Where :

A = Working Capital / Total Assets

B = Retained Earnings / Total Assets

C = Earnings Before Interest & Tax / Total Assets

D = Market Value of Equity / Total Liabilities

E = Sales / Total Assets

Z- Score is the output of a credit strenght test that helps the likelihood of bankruptcy.

Note: For the analysis we are taking the financials of the Godrej Industries for the fiancial year 2015-16

Working:

From the financials we get the following data for the calculation: (Amount in Rs. Crores)

1. Working Capital = Current Assets - Current Liabilities

= 1215.97 - 1200.25

= 15.72

2. Total Assets (As per Balance Sheet) = 5026.35

3. Earnings Before Interest & Tax = Profit before exceptional items & Tax + Financial Costs

= 941.21+36.54

= 977.75

4. Retained Earnings = Closing balance of General Reserve + Closing Balance of Surplus

= 101.30+2248.81

= 2350.11

5. Total Liabilities = Current Liabilities + Non - Current Liabilities

= 1200.25+2.85

= 1203.10

6.Sales = Net Revenuve from operations

= 4811.57

7. Market Value of Equity = No.of shares issued * Current Market Price of the share (MPS as on 31-3-2016 )

= 34.05 * 354.45

= 12069.02

(http://www.moneycontrol.com/india/stockpricequote/personal-care/godrejindustries/GI23) MPS is taken from this website at closing price on 31-3-2016

Z-Score = { 1.2*(15.72/5026.35)+1.4*(2350.11/5026.35)+3.3*(977.75/5026.35)+0.6*(12069.02/1203.10)+

1*(4811.57/5026.35)}

= 8.28

Inference:

As Z-Score is more than 3, we can say that the company is less likely to face Bankruptcy ie., The company is financially healthy.

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