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BIRLA CORP vs LAFARGE (France) - Comparison Results

BIRLA CORP    Change

Birla Corporation Limited is the flagship Company of the M P Birla Group. The company was originally incorporated as Birla Jute Manufacturing Company Limited in 1919. The company has steadily transformed itself into a multi-product corporation. BCL o... More

LAFARGE (France)
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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

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Financials

 BIRLA CORP   LAFARGE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    BIRLA CORP
Mar-18
LAFARGE
Dec-14
BIRLA CORP/
LAFARGE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,2905,534-   
Low Rs6853,953-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs744.63,640.2-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs20.077.7-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs63.1315.8-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs6.5081.50-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.71.7 38.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs555.74,380.0-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m77.01287.54-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.31.3 101.8%   
Avg P/E ratio x49.461.1 80.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x15.615.0 104.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.81.1 164.1%  
Dividend payout %32.5104.9 31.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m76,0471,363,888 5.6%   
No. of employees `0005.963.0 9.4%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,573156,236 2.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th9,704.116,604.3 58.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th604.72,478.4 24.4%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th260.5354.2 73.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m57,3421,046,705 5.5%  
Other income Rs m75571,476 1.1%   
Total revenues Rs m58,0961,118,180 5.2%   
Gross profit Rs m8,066151,264 5.3%  
Depreciation Rs m3,32268,460 4.9%   
Interest Rs m3,77684,271 4.5%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,72370,009 2.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-10,677 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-125-5,624 2.2%   
Tax Rs m5931,378 0.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,54022,331 6.9%  
Gross profit margin %14.114.5 97.3%  
Effective tax rate %3.444.8 7.6%   
Net profit margin %2.72.1 125.8%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m24,541478,487 5.1%   
Current liabilities Rs m15,888441,404 3.6%   
Net working cap to sales %15.13.5 425.9%  
Current ratio x1.51.1 142.5%  
Inventory Days Days4442 104.2%  
Debtors Days Days1245 26.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m81,311982,238 8.3%   
Share capital Rs m77093,725 0.8%   
"Free" reserves Rs m42,0280-   
Net worth Rs m42,7981,259,420 3.4%   
Long term debt Rs m38,298763,737 5.0%   
Total assets Rs m110,7492,731,228 4.1%  
Interest coverage x1.51.8 79.5%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.90.6 147.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.4 135.1%   
Return on assets %4.83.9 123.0%  
Return on equity %3.61.8 202.9%  
Return on capital %6.66.8 97.2%  
Exports to sales %0.80-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-4950-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m8,04977,262 10.4%  
From Investments Rs m-2,3442,853 -82.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,552-195,274 2.8%  
Net Cashflow Rs m153-115,160 -0.1%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for LAFARGE (France) is Euro. All data has been converted at 81.5 Rs / EUR

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