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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 Rs8795,938-   
Low Rs5464,241-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs219.13,906.0-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs21.783.3-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs34.4338.8-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.0087.45-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.41.7 24.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs192.64,699.7-  
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 m167,8511,463,461 11.5%   
No. of employees `0003.263.0 5.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,379167,642 2.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th16,193.017,816.6 90.9%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,060.02,659.4 39.9%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th1,604.2380.1 422.0%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m51,6231,123,120 4.6%  
Other income Rs m25076,694 0.3%   
Total revenues Rs m51,8731,199,814 4.3%   
Gross profit Rs m10,445162,307 6.4%  
Depreciation Rs m3,00073,458 4.1%   
Interest Rs m51490,423 0.6%   
Profit before tax Rs m7,18175,120 9.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m40-11,456 -0.3%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-6,034 0.0%   
Tax Rs m2,10633,668 6.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m5,11423,961 21.3%  
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 m13,805513,419 2.7%   
Current liabilities Rs m20,676473,629 4.4%   
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 m64,8451,053,947 6.2%   
Share capital Rs m236100,568 0.2%   
"Free" reserves Rs m45,1340-   
Net worth Rs m45,3701,351,365 3.4%   
Long term debt Rs m7,012819,494 0.9%   
Total assets Rs m82,0382,930,624 2.8%  
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 m7,92682,903 9.6%  
From Investments Rs m-12,0213,061 -392.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m6,529-209,530 -3.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m2,434-123,567 -2.0%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for LAFARGE (France) is Euro. All data has been converted at 87.45 Rs / EUR

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THE RAMCO CEMENTS Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY20); Net Profit Down 5.5% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jan 30, 2020 | Updated on Jan 30, 2020

For the quarter ended December 2019, THE RAMCO CEMENTS has posted a net profit of Rs 956 m (down 5.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 13 bn (up 5.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of THE RAMCO CEMENTS's quarterly results.

THE RAMCO CEMENTS Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY20); Net Profit Up 46.9% (Quarterly Result Update)

Nov 5, 2019 | Updated on Nov 5, 2019

For the quarter ended September 2019, THE RAMCO CEMENTS has posted a net profit of Rs 2 bn (up 46.9% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 13 bn (up 11.2% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of THE RAMCO CEMENTS's quarterly results.

THE RAMCO CEMENTS 2018-19 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Sep 23, 2019 | Updated on Sep 23, 2019

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