ICICI Direct has given Buy recommendation for V-Mart with a target price of Rs. 5120 in its research report issued on Nov 10, 2021

ICICI Direct’s research report on V-Mart

V-Mart, having over the years built its fortress in non-tier I cities, is well poised to capture market share in the growing ~Rs 2.5 trillion value fashion industry. The company enjoys strong moats that would provide an edge over increasing competition in tier III-IV regions. V-Mart follows a cluster based approach of adding stores within a radius of 50-100 km. This gives it better economies of scales, supply chain efficiencies and better understanding of fashion needs of the specific region The company, over last two years, has expanded its reach in the interior parts of the country by opening stores in tier IV cities (~12% of total stores)

Outlook

We maintain BUY recommendation on the stock We value V-Mart at Rs 5120 i.e. 22x FY24E EV/EBITDA

 

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