RBL Financial institution tanks 15% on disappointing Q2 nos, inventory down 37% from 52-wk excessive


Shares of RBL Financial institution plunged 15 per cent to Rs 172.10 on the BSE in Friday’s intra-day commerce after the non-public sector lender reported a disappointing set of numbers, with revenue after tax (PAT) down as a lot as 95 per cent year-on-year (YoY) at Rs 31 crore in September quarter (Q2FY22), on account of increased provision and weak web curiosity revenue (NII). The financial institution had posted PAT of Rs 144 crore in Q2FY21 and a lack of Rs 459 crore in Q1FY22.

With as we speak’s fall, the inventory has corrected 37 per cent from its 52-week excessive stage of Rs 274 touched on January 8, 2021. It had hit a 52-week low of Rs 155.65 on August 24, 2021.

In Q2FY22, the financial institution’s NII de-grew 2 per cent YoY to Rs 915 crore, as web curiosity margin (NIM) contracted sharply by 30bp QoQ to 4.06 per cent. NIM stood at 4.36 per cent in Q1FY22 and 4.36 per cent in Q2FY21.

On the enterprise entrance, mortgage development remained muted at Rs 56,009 crore, affected by a pointy decline in Micro Banking and the Enterprise loans portfolio, whereas development in Wholesale portfolio and Credit score Playing cards has picked up.

On the asset high quality entrance, slippages had been elevated largely from the Retail portfolio (Credit score Playing cards/MFI). The gross non-performing property (NPA) and web NPA ratio witnessed a deterioration, with GNPA/NNPA ratio growing by 41bp/13bp QoQ to five.4 per cent/2.14 per cent. In Q2FY21, GNPA and NNPA stood at 3.34 per cent and 1.38 per cent, respectively.

Nevertheless, the administration mentioned the financial institution is assured of reverting to normalised ranges of enterprise, development and profitability from the present (Q3) quarter itself and are on monitor to exit this monetary yr with sturdy profitability ratios setting us up effectively for FY23.

“RBL Financial institution reported a weak Q2FY22 on elevated provisions and tepid NII tendencies, which dragged development in core working revenue. Margin contracted sharply (30bp) on account of a better curiosity reversal,” Motilal Oswal Securities mentioned in outcomes replace.

On the enterprise entrance, mortgage development remained muted, affected by a pointy decline in Micro Banking and the Enterprise mortgage portfolio. Nevertheless, Credit score Playing cards confirmed a restoration as spends has picked up. On the asset high quality entrance, slippages stay elevated, whereas the rise in restructured ebook was led by secured enterprise loans and the micro banking portfolio. The administration expects 2HFY22 to be higher and the worst on asset high quality to be behind it. We reduce our earnings estimates and count on nil revenue in FY22E, the brokerage agency mentioned.

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