Forex reserves rise during week ended 15 May 2020

Reserves touch USD 487 bln

by Natasha Nadkar

Forex reserves rose by USD 1.7 billion to USD 487 billion during the week ended 15 May 2020. Similarly, foreign currency assets, the largest component, increased by USD 1.1 billion to USD 448.7 billion. In addition, SDR rose by USD 2 million to USD 1.4 billion and gold reserves also increased by USD 616 million to USD 32.9 billion. However, India’s reserve position at IMF fell by USD 13 million to USD 4 billion.

References
1. https://www.rbi.org.in/Scripts/BS_PressReleaseDisplay.aspx?prid=49848
CMIE STATISTICS
Unemployment Rate
Per cent
8.9 0.0
Consumer Sentiments Index
Base September-December 2015
43.1 -0.4
Consumer Expectations Index
Base September-December 2015
45.2 -0.6
Current Economic Conditions Index
Base September-December 2015
39.8 0.0
Quarterly CapEx Aggregates
(Rs.trillion) Sep 19 Dec 19 Mar 20 Jun 20
New projects 3.12 5.15 3.44 0.57
Completed projects 0.85 1.65 1.70 0.17
Stalled projects 0.41 0.61 0.77 0.11
Revived projects 0.43 0.83 0.42 0.53
Implementation stalled projects 0.90 0.15 9.28 0.07
Updated on: 12 Jul 2020 3:28PM
Quarterly Financials of Listed Companies
(% change) Jun 19 Sep 19 Dec 19 Mar 20
All listed Companies
 Income 4.6 -2.3 -1.7 -4.1
 Expenses 2.7 -3.1 -2.2 -0.9
 Net profit 17.5 -1.3 -11.1 -41.5
 PAT margin (%) 6.2 5.3 5.1 3.2
 Count of Cos. 4,486 4,445 4,407 2,704
Non-financial Companies
 Income 2.4 -6.3 -5.5 -8.2
 Expenses 1.6 -6.7 -6.4 -3.9
 Net profit -7.5 -13.5 -14.1 -43.5
 PAT margin (%) 6.3 5.8 5.7 4.4
 Net fixed assets 10.4 13.7
 Current assets 5.0 3.2
 Current liabilities 5.0 3.5
 Borrowings 8.4 15.0
 Reserves & surplus 6.0 4.3
 Count of Cos. 3,361 3,335 3,301 2,087
Numbers are net of P&E
Updated on: 12 Jul 2020 3:28PM
Annual Financials of All Companies
(% change) FY18 FY19 FY20
All Companies
 Income 8.3 13.2 4.3
 Expenses 9.8 13.4 2.8
 Net profit -39.9 20.7 15.0
 PAT margin (%) 2.0 2.4 10.3
 Assets 10.9 9.2 11.8
 Net worth 7.5 8.5 6.5
 RONW (%) 3.5 4.4 11.7
 Count of Cos. 26,220 24,732 364
Non-financial Companies
 Income 8.5 13.6 0.1
 Expenses 8.6 13.8 -1.2
 Net profit -8.7 23.5 4.6
 PAT margin (%) 2.8 3.2 12.7
 Net fixed assets 7.1 4.9 30.4
 Net worth 6.1 8.4 3.6
 RONW (%) 5.7 7.0 15.3
 Debt / Equity (times) 1.0 0.9 0.5
 Interest cover (times) 2.1 2.4 6.3
 Net working capital cycle (days) 77 69 -13
 Count of Cos. 21,415 20,146 258
Numbers are net of P&E
Updated on: 09 Jul 2020 7:12PM