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AMBUJA CEMENT vs LAFARGE (France) - Comparison Results

AMBUJA CEMENT     Change

Ambuja Cements Ltd. (ACL) is one of the leading cement manufacturing companies in India and commenced cement production in 1986. Initially called Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd, the Company later became Ambuja Cements Ltd. In 2006, global cement major Ho... 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

 AMBUJA CEMENT   LAFARGE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-19
LAFARGE
Dec-14
AMBUJA CEMENT/
LAFARGE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs2446,021-   
Low Rs1844,300-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs136.53,960.5-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs14.084.5-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs19.8343.5-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.5088.67-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.71.7 40.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs121.34,765.3-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,985.65287.54-   
Bonus / Rights / Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.61.3 120.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x15.361.1 25.0%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x10.815.0 71.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.81.1 163.0%  
Dividend payout %10.7104.9 10.2%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m425,1281,483,877 28.6%   
No. of employees `0004.663.0 7.3%   
Total wages/salary Rs m15,708169,980 9.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th58,602.318,065.1 324.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,396.22,696.5 126.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th6,017.6385.4 1,561.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m271,0361,138,789 23.8%  
Other income Rs m5,80777,764 7.5%   
Total revenues Rs m276,8431,216,552 22.8%   
Gross profit Rs m45,970164,572 27.9%  
Depreciation Rs m11,52574,483 15.5%   
Interest Rs m1,69991,685 1.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m38,55376,168 50.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m200-11,616 -1.7%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-6,118 0.0%   
Tax Rs m10,92234,138 32.0%   
Profit after tax Rs m27,83224,296 114.6%  
Gross profit margin %17.014.5 117.4%  
Effective tax rate %28.344.8 63.2%   
Net profit margin %10.32.1 481.3%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m143,190520,582 27.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m90,703480,237 18.9%   
Net working cap to sales %19.43.5 546.6%  
Current ratio x1.61.1 145.6%  
Inventory Days Days2842 67.3%  
Debtors Days Days1445 31.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m224,0161,068,651 21.0%   
Share capital Rs m3,971101,971 3.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m236,8090-   
Net worth Rs m240,7801,370,218 17.6%   
Long term debt Rs m353830,927 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m401,8232,971,509 13.5%  
Interest coverage x23.71.8 1,294.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.6 0.2%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.70.4 176.0%   
Return on assets %7.33.9 188.3%  
Return on equity %11.61.8 651.9%  
Return on capital %16.86.8 246.0%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-10,0480-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m47,38784,059 56.4%  
From Investments Rs m-11,9293,103 -384.4%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-6,294-212,453 3.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m29,188-125,291 -23.3%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for LAFARGE (France) is Euro. All data has been converted at 88.67 Rs / EUR

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