Financial Performance (THB million)
Financial Position (THB million)
Unit: THB million
|Key Financial Ratio|
|Gross margin (%)||47.9%||62.1%||56.7%|
|Net profit margin (%)||38.2%||52.7%||45.7%|
|Debt to equity ratio||0.12||0.39||0.34|
|Interest-bearing debts to equity (times)||0.08||0.36||0.31|
|EPS** (Baht per share)||3.44||7.08||4.87|
* Including revenue from share of profit from investments in associates
** Calculated using weighted average number of ordinary shares
In 2018, there were extraordinary items, consisting of gain on change in investment classification (THB 434.0 million) mainly as a result of additional investment in Sahacogen (Chonburi) Plc. (Shareholding increased from 16.88% to 20.88% as at 31 December 2018) and disposal of investment in Thai Hoover Industry Co., Ltd. (Shareholding decreased from 33.58% to 19.40% as at 31 December 2018).
In 2017, there were extraordinary items,, consisting of gain on change in investment classification (THB 1,015.2 million) and gain on price bargaining (THB 817.6 million), offset with non-recurring expenses (THB 94.7 million after tax) which were related to an entire business transfer ("EBT") of President Holding Co., Ltd. and issuance of convertible debentures in June 2017.