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Archies Ltd

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Archies Ltd

Archies Ltd
Gift Articles, Toys & Cards
FV – Rs2 ; 52wks H/L –36.65/17; TTQ – 48 K; CMP – Rs 28.65 (As On 13th August 2015; 15.30) ;                            
Market Cap – Rs 96.8 Crs

Standalone Financials and Valuations for FY15 (Amt in Rs Crs unless specified)

Equity Capital

Net worth
Long Term Debt

EPS (Rs)


Industry P/E


6.8 108.1 195.7 4.1 32 1.2 23.9 18 0.9 61 1.5



Archies Limited is an India-based company, which deals in greeting cards, gifts and stationery products under the brand name Archies. The Company has 17 branches spread all over India. It also exports goods to overseas markets. The Company operates through three segments: greeting cards, stationery and gifts. The Company offers accessories, bags and wallets, chocolates, clocks, gifts, greeting cards, home decor, jewelry, kids’ stuff, perfumes, personalized gifts, premium gifts, soft toys, stationery and watches. The Company offers its products for various occasions. It offers products through its Website through, which account details can be managed, orders can be tracked and reward points are managed. The Company also offers refund policy. The order placed can be cancelled by by the customer before or after dispatch. It offers corporate gifts, which include corporate essentials, stationery, greeting cards, gift hampers and home decor.         


Block Deals:

Deal Date Client Name Deal Type Quantity Price (Rs.)
20-Jul-15 BP Fintrade Pvt. Ltd S 225156 28.81
20-Jul-15 BP Fintrade Pvt. Ltd P 225165 28.89
09-Jul-15 GKN Securities S 203992 29.04
09-Jul-15 GKN Securities P 203992 28.89
19-Sep-14 Crosseas Capital Services Pvt.Ltd P 184492 33.83
19-Sep-14 Crosseas Capital Services Pvt.Ltd S 184492 34.02
15-Sep-14 Crosseas Capital Services Pvt.Ltd S 201529 29.7
15-Sep-14 Crosseas Capital Services Pvt.Ltd P 201529 29.58
22-Jan-14 Gajanan Enterprises S 250642 23.39
22-Jan-14 Gajanan Enterprises P 278525 23.24



  • Anil Moolchandani – CMD
  • Pramod Arora – Joint MD
  • Dilip Seth – CFO


The Equity Capital is @ Rs 6.8  Crs consisting of 33780000   equity Shares of FV Rs 2 currently held as under

None of the Promoter’s Holding is Pledged.



Standalone Financial Trends – Amt in Rs Crs

Particulars FY15 FY14 FY13 FY12 FY11
Equity Paid Up 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.8
Networth 108.1 114.2 110.7 105.4 97.5
Total Debt 7 8 4 12 6
Net Sales 195.7 197.2 201.6 2010 189.4
Other Income 1.7 0.9 0.4 0.8 1.2
PAT 4.1 5.2 7 9.5 10.1
Book Value (Rs) 32 34 33 31 29
EPS (Rs) 1.2 1.5 2.1 2.8 3.0



The Company Has Mentioned “ Due to applicability Of Schedue 2 to the companies Act, 2013 with effect from 01 April 2014, the company has reviewed and revised the estimated useful lives, residual value and reclassified certain fixed assets based on technical study and other fixed assets in accordance with the said provisions. Consequent to change of useful life, an amount of Rs.884.02 lacs (net of deffered tax of Rs.424.56 lacs) representing carrying value of those assets whose useful life had expired as on 01 April 2014 has been adjusted against the opening balance in General Reserve. Had the company, continued with the previous assessed useful lives, depreciation charged for the year ended 31 March 2015 would have been lower by Rs.146.18 lac.” this as the reason for reduction in their Networth.

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