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HINDALCO vs ALCOA (US) - Comparison Results

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Hindalco Industries Ltd, the flagship metal company of the Aditya Birla Group, is an industry leader in aluminum and copper. Hindalco is India's largest aluminum and copper producer. In aluminum, the company is fully integrated with production rangin... More


Alcoa (erstwhile Aluminium Corporation of America) is the world's leading producer of primary and fabricated aluminum, as well as the world's largest miner of bauxite and refiner of alumina. It operates in 30 countries with worldwide products usage i... More



5-Yr Chart
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High Rs2021,137-   
Low Rs84626-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs446.51,254.6-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs8.414.1-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs28.386.0-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.107.66-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.80.9 88.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs205.3645.8-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m2,243.801,216.66-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions F--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.30.7 45.6%   
Avg P/E ratio x17.062.6 27.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x5.110.2 49.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.71.4 51.0%  
Dividend payout %13.154.5 24.1%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m320,7511,072,036 29.9%   
No. of employees `00023.759.0 40.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m85,4600-   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th42,309.125,871.2 163.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,609.10-   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th794.7290.0 274.0%   
Net Sales Rs m1,001,8381,526,398 65.6%  
Other income Rs m11,110-3,001 -370.2%   
Total revenues Rs m1,012,9481,523,397 66.5%   
Gross profit Rs m124,359152,474 81.6%  
Depreciation Rs m44,57287,538 50.9%   
Interest Rs m57,42430,201 190.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m33,47231,733 105.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m05,810 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m-2510-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-760-   
Tax Rs m14,32620,432 70.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m18,81817,112 110.0%  
Gross profit margin %12.410.0 124.3%  
Effective tax rate %42.864.4 66.5%   
Net profit margin %1.91.1 167.6%  
Current assets Rs m510,955527,976 96.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m376,952353,793 106.5%   
Net working cap to sales %13.411.4 117.2%  
Current ratio x1.41.5 90.8%  
Inventory Days Days6747 141.6%  
Debtors Days Days3021 141.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m865,0071,048,800 82.5%   
Share capital Rs m2,22786,964 2.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m458,3610-   
Net worth Rs m460,588785,738 58.6%   
Long term debt Rs m518,553559,901 92.6%   
Total assets Rs m1,465,1052,212,083 66.2%  
Interest coverage x1.62.1 77.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x1.10.7 158.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.70.7 99.1%   
Return on assets %5.22.1 243.3%  
Return on equity %4.12.2 187.6%  
Return on capital %9.25.0 183.7%  
Exports to sales %15.60-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-7,2300-   
From Operations Rs m126,875106,885 118.7%  
From Investments Rs m-27,885-220,921 12.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-55,523143,663 -38.6%  
Net Cashflow Rs m39,60429,626 133.7%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for ALCOA (US) is United States Dollars. All data has been converted at 63.85 Rs / USD

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