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ACC vs HEIDELBERG CEMENT - Comparison Results

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ACC is the oldest cement manufacturer in the country. ACC's total capacity for the year ended CY11 stood at 28.7 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) which is about 9% of total Indian cement capacity. ACC is the second largest player in the Indian cement ... More


Heidelberg Cement India Ltd was earlier Mysore Cement. The name was changed after German cement giant Heidelberg Cement acquired the company from Kolkatabased original promoter Sudarshan Kumar Birla group in 2006. Through its 100% holding company Cem... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 20.5 21.7 94.9% View Chart
P/BV x 3.1 4.6 68.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.8 1.2 67.2%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,856189 980.5%   
Low Rs1,255110 1,140.9%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs784.083.4 940.3%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs80.55.9 1,370.5%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs112.510.3 1,087.8%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs14.002.50 560.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.91.7 53.9%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs557.946.2 1,208.1%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m188.79226.61 83.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x2.01.8 110.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x19.325.5 75.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.814.5 95.6%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.83.2 86.0%  
Dividend payout %17.442.5 40.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m293,66333,912 866.0%   
No. of employees `0006.71.3 511.9%   
Total wages/salary Rs m8,8361,202 735.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,990.214,368.6 153.0%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,312.7913.7 143.7%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,259.11,012.8 223.1%   
Net Sales Rs m148,01618,895 783.4%  
Other income Rs m1,427199 715.8%   
Total revenues Rs m149,44319,094 782.7%   
Gross profit Rs m20,4813,634 563.7%  
Depreciation Rs m6,0321,012 596.2%   
Interest Rs m878745 117.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m14,9982,077 722.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m1030-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m-105745 -14.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m15,2061,332 1,141.8%  
Gross profit margin %13.819.2 72.0%  
Effective tax rate %-0.735.9 -2.0%   
Net profit margin %10.37.0 145.8%  
Current assets Rs m66,8446,608 1,011.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m47,0628,575 548.8%   
Net working cap to sales %13.4-10.4 -128.4%  
Current ratio x1.40.8 184.3%  
Inventory Days Days4125 168.9%  
Debtors Days Days214 588.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m74,86018,141 412.7%   
Share capital Rs m1,8802,266 83.0%   
"Free" reserves Rs m103,4398,198 1,261.8%   
Net worth Rs m105,31910,464 1,006.5%   
Long term debt Rs m04,692 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m160,56025,328 633.9%  
Interest coverage x18.13.8 477.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.4 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.90.7 123.6%   
Return on assets %10.08.2 122.2%  
Return on equity %14.412.7 113.4%  
Return on capital %15.218.6 81.5%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m00-   
Fx outflow Rs m1,475848 173.9%   
Net fx Rs m-1,475-848 173.9%   
From Operations Rs m11,1753,846 290.6%  
From Investments Rs m-3,644-137 2,660.1%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3,805-1,729 220.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m3,7361,980 188.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 50.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 0.3 69.4 0.4%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 15.6 6.6 236.4%  
FIIs % 16.7 4.8 347.9%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 17.4 19.2 90.6%  
Shareholders   102,794 50,443 203.8%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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May 27, 2019 | Updated on May 27, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, HEIDELBERG CEMENT has posted a net profit of Rs 609 m (up 16.9% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 5 bn (up 2.3% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HEIDELBERG CEMENT's quarterly results.

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Apr 25, 2019 | Updated on Apr 25, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, ACC has posted a net profit of Rs 3 bn (up 38.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 39 bn (up 8.1% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of ACC 's quarterly results.

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Mar 5, 2019 | Updated on Mar 5, 2019

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HEIDELBERG CEMENT Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 84.4% (Quarterly Result Update)

Feb 14, 2019 | Updated on Feb 14, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, HEIDELBERG CEMENT has posted a net profit of Rs 586 m (up 84.4% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 6 bn (up 14.8% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HEIDELBERG CEMENT's quarterly results.

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