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THE RAMCO CEMENTS vs LAFARGE (France) - Comparison Results

THE RAMCO CEMENTS     Change

Madras Cements Ltd is the flagship company of Ramco Group, a well-known business group of South India. Based in Chennai, Madras Cements has a total cement capacity of 10.5 million tonnes per annum (MTPA), all of which is located in Southern India. Th... 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

 THE RAMCO CEMENTS   LAFARGE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    THE RAMCO CEMENTS
Mar-19
LAFARGE
Dec-14
THE RAMCO CEMENTS/
LAFARGE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs8795,380-   
Low Rs5463,843-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs219.13,538.8-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs21.775.5-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs34.4307.0-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.0079.23-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.41.7 24.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs192.64,258.0-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m235.58287.54-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x3.31.3 249.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x32.861.1 53.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x20.715.0 137.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x3.71.1 341.6%  
Dividend payout %13.8104.9 13.2%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m167,8511,325,900 12.7%   
No. of employees `0003.263.0 5.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,379151,884 2.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th16,193.016,141.9 100.3%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,060.02,409.4 44.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th1,604.2344.4 465.8%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m51,6231,017,551 5.1%  
Other income Rs m25069,485 0.4%   
Total revenues Rs m51,8731,087,036 4.8%   
Gross profit Rs m10,445147,051 7.1%  
Depreciation Rs m3,00066,553 4.5%   
Interest Rs m51481,924 0.6%   
Profit before tax Rs m7,18168,059 10.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m40-10,379 -0.4%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-5,467 0.0%   
Tax Rs m2,10630,504 6.9%   
Profit after tax Rs m5,11421,709 23.6%  
Gross profit margin %20.214.5 140.0%  
Effective tax rate %29.344.8 65.4%   
Net profit margin %9.92.1 464.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m13,805465,159 3.0%   
Current liabilities Rs m20,676429,110 4.8%   
Net working cap to sales %-13.33.5 -375.7%  
Current ratio x0.71.1 61.6%  
Inventory Days Days4042 94.6%  
Debtors Days Days3545 76.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m64,845954,880 6.8%   
Share capital Rs m23691,115 0.3%   
"Free" reserves Rs m45,1340-   
Net worth Rs m45,3701,224,341 3.7%   
Long term debt Rs m7,012742,464 0.9%   
Total assets Rs m82,0382,655,156 3.1%  
Interest coverage x15.01.8 817.4%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.20.6 25.5%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.4 164.2%   
Return on assets %6.93.9 175.8%  
Return on equity %11.31.8 635.7%  
Return on capital %14.86.8 216.5%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-2,7760-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7,92675,110 10.6%  
From Investments Rs m-12,0212,773 -433.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m6,529-189,835 -3.4%  
Net Cashflow Rs m2,434-111,952 -2.2%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for LAFARGE (France) is Euro. All data has been converted at 79.23 Rs / EUR

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