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INDIA CEMENTS vs LAFARGE (France) - Comparison Results

INDIA CEMENTS    Change

Established in 1946, India Cements Ltd (ICL) is the largest cement producer in South India with 28% market share. With three plants in Tamil Nadu and four in Andhra Pradesh, the company has a cement manufacturing capacity of 15.6 mtpa. It caters to a... More

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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

 INDIA CEMENTS   LAFARGE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-17
LAFARGE
Dec-14
INDIA CEMENTS/
LAFARGE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1745,369-   
Low Rs833,835-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs190.83,531.7-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs5.375.3-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs14.3306.3-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.0079.07-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.81.7 45.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs168.54,249.4-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m307.17287.54-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.71.3 51.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x24.261.1 39.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x9.015.0 59.8%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.81.1 70.4%  
Dividend payout %18.8104.9 17.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m39,4711,323,223 3.0%   
No. of employees `0002.763.0 4.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,821151,577 2.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,926.216,109.3 136.1%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,429.62,404.5 59.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th610.1343.7 177.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m58,6091,015,496 5.8%  
Other income Rs m19369,344 0.3%   
Total revenues Rs m58,8021,084,840 5.4%   
Gross profit Rs m9,003146,754 6.1%  
Depreciation Rs m2,76066,419 4.2%   
Interest Rs m3,80081,758 4.6%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,63667,921 3.9%   
Minority Interest Rs m-75-10,358 0.7%   
Prior Period Items Rs m100-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-5,456 0.0%   
Tax Rs m94030,442 3.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,63121,665 7.5%  
Gross profit margin %15.414.5 106.3%  
Effective tax rate %35.744.8 79.6%   
Net profit margin %2.82.1 130.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m19,406464,220 4.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m24,212428,243 5.7%   
Net working cap to sales %-8.23.5 -231.5%  
Current ratio x0.81.1 73.9%  
Inventory Days Days4842 114.9%  
Debtors Days Days3345 71.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m73,941952,952 7.8%   
Share capital Rs m3,08290,931 3.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m48,6680-   
Net worth Rs m51,7491,221,869 4.2%   
Long term debt Rs m24,515740,965 3.3%   
Total assets Rs m109,3472,649,794 4.1%  
Interest coverage x1.71.8 92.5%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50.6 78.1%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.4 139.9%   
Return on assets %5.03.9 127.2%  
Return on equity %3.21.8 177.7%  
Return on capital %8.46.8 122.5%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-4,3200-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7,56574,958 10.1%  
From Investments Rs m-1,5552,767 -56.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,988-189,452 3.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m23-111,726 -0.0%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for LAFARGE (France) is Euro. All data has been converted at 79.07 Rs / EUR

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