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ACC vs LAFARGE (France) - Comparison Results

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ACC is the oldest cement manufacturer in the country. ACC's total capacity for the year ended CY11 stood at 28.7 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) which is about 9% of total Indian cement capacity. ACC is the second largest player in the Indian cement ... More

LAFARGE (France)

Headquartered in France, Lafarge is the world's largest cement manufacturer. It primarily produces and sells cement, aggregates and ready-mix concrete worldwide. Based on its revenues, Lafarge is the world leader in cement. It is the second largest p... More



5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,8565,335-   
Low Rs1,2553,811-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs784.03,509.3-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs80.574.9-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs112.5304.4-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs14.0078.57-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.91.7 52.4%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs557.94,222.5-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m188.79287.54-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x2.01.3 152.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x19.361.1 31.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.815.0 92.0%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.81.1 257.5%  
Dividend payout %17.4104.9 16.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m293,6631,314,855 22.3%   
No. of employees `0006.763.0 10.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m8,836150,619 5.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,990.216,007.4 137.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,312.72,389.3 54.9%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,259.1341.5 661.5%   
Net Sales Rs m148,0161,009,075 14.7%  
Other income Rs m1,42768,906 2.1%   
Total revenues Rs m149,4431,077,980 13.9%   
Gross profit Rs m20,481145,826 14.0%  
Depreciation Rs m6,03265,999 9.1%   
Interest Rs m87881,241 1.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m14,99867,492 22.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-10,293 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m1030-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-5,421 0.0%   
Tax Rs m-10530,249 -0.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m15,20621,528 70.6%  
Gross profit margin %13.814.5 95.7%  
Effective tax rate %-0.744.8 -1.6%   
Net profit margin %10.32.1 481.5%  
Current assets Rs m66,844461,284 14.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m47,062425,535 11.1%   
Net working cap to sales %13.43.5 377.3%  
Current ratio x1.41.1 131.0%  
Inventory Days Days4142 98.7%  
Debtors Days Days2145 47.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m74,860946,926 7.9%   
Share capital Rs m1,88090,356 2.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m103,4390-   
Net worth Rs m105,3191,214,142 8.7%   
Long term debt Rs m0736,279 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m160,5602,633,038 6.1%  
Interest coverage x18.11.8 988.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.6 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.90.4 240.6%   
Return on assets %10.03.9 256.7%  
Return on equity %14.41.8 814.3%  
Return on capital %15.26.8 222.5%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-1,4750-   
From Operations Rs m11,17574,484 15.0%  
From Investments Rs m-3,6442,750 -132.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3,805-188,254 2.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m3,736-111,019 -3.4%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for LAFARGE (France) is Euro. All data has been converted at 78.57 Rs / EUR

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