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HINDALCO vs CHALCO (China) - Comparison Results

HINDALCO    Change

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

CHALCO (China)

Aluminum Corporation of China (CHALCO) was established as a joint stock limited company in the People’s Republic of China in 2001. CHALCO is China’s largest alumina and primary aluminum producer and the world’s second largest alumina producer. It is ... More



5-Yr Chart
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High Rs28456-   
Low Rs18032-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs512.9129.5-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs27.10.7-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs47.25.5-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.200-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.50-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs244.333.9-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m2,245.5113,524.49-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions F--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.50.3 134.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x8.658.5 14.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x4.97.9 62.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.91.3 73.8%  
Dividend payout %4.40-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m520,509589,439 88.3%   
No. of employees `00023.690.2 26.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m86,44875,762 114.1%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th48,894.819,421.1 251.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,670.0839.9 437.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,582.4111.8 2,310.2%   
Net Sales Rs m1,151,7171,751,919 65.7%  
Other income Rs m11,04691,216 12.1%   
Total revenues Rs m1,162,7631,843,135 63.1%   
Gross profit Rs m138,20447,996 287.9%  
Depreciation Rs m45,06264,412 70.0%   
Interest Rs m39,10760,486 64.7%   
Profit before tax Rs m65,08014,315 454.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m02,320 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m-1,2510-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m17,742-3,040 -583.6%   
Tax Rs m20,7423,511 590.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m60,82910,084 603.2%  
Gross profit margin %12.02.7 438.0%  
Effective tax rate %31.924.5 129.9%   
Net profit margin %5.30.6 917.6%  
Current assets Rs m499,633652,096 76.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m323,1651,000,267 32.3%   
Net working cap to sales %15.3-19.9 -77.1%  
Current ratio x1.50.7 237.2%  
Inventory Days Days6951 135.2%  
Debtors Days Days3213 238.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m871,5141,040,266 83.8%   
Share capital Rs m2,229139,843 1.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m546,2890-   
Net worth Rs m548,518458,659 119.6%   
Long term debt Rs m478,743478,688 100.0%   
Total assets Rs m1,476,5712,044,360 72.2%  
Interest coverage x2.71.2 215.4%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.91.0 83.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.80.9 91.0%   
Return on assets %6.83.5 196.1%  
Return on equity %11.12.2 504.4%  
Return on capital %11.77.9 148.6%  
Exports to sales %16.10-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-24,0700-   
From Operations Rs m108,87785,318 127.6%  
From Investments Rs m50,258-79,474 -63.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-164,12418,182 -902.7%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-1,81524,027 -7.6%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for CHALCO (China) is China Yuan Renminbi. All data has been converted at 10.34 Rs / CNY



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