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BIRLA CORP vs AMBUJA CEMENT - Comparison Results

BIRLA CORP    Change

Birla Corporation Limited is the flagship Company of the M P Birla Group. The company was originally incorporated as Birla Jute Manufacturing Company Limited in 1919. The company has steadily transformed itself into a multi-product corporation. BCL o... More

AMBUJA CEMENT 
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Ambuja Cements Ltd. (ACL) is one of the leading cement manufacturing companies in India and commenced cement production in 1986. Initially called Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd, the Company later became Ambuja Cements Ltd. In 2006, global cement major Ho... More

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Current Valuations

    BIRLA CORP AMBUJA CEMENT BIRLA CORP/
AMBUJA CEMENT
 
P/E (TTM) x 80.6 35.0 230.1% View Chart
P/BV x 2.7 2.8 97.4% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.6 1.0 54.3%  

Financials

 BIRLA CORP   AMBUJA CEMENT
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    BIRLA CORP
Mar-17
AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-16
BIRLA CORP/
AMBUJA CEMENT
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs807282 286.1%   
Low Rs365185 197.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs564.6101.2 558.0%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs28.55.6 504.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs61.713.0 474.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs6.502.80 232.1%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.11.2 92.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs429.297.7 439.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m77.011,985.97 3.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -ESOS-  
Price / Sales ratio x1.02.3 45.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x20.641.4 49.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x9.517.9 52.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.42.4 57.1%  
Dividend payout %22.849.6 46.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m45,120463,724 9.7%   
No. of employees `0006.0NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,06313,972 21.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,272.8NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th512.3NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th367.1NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m43,477200,940 21.6%  
Other income Rs m1,4655,181 28.3%   
Total revenues Rs m44,942206,121 21.8%   
Gross profit Rs m6,22931,192 20.0%  
Depreciation Rs m2,55514,632 17.5%   
Interest Rs m2,7681,405 196.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,37120,336 11.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m088 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m0-3,067 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-68-386 17.7%   
Tax Rs m1085,760 1.9%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,19511,211 19.6%  
Gross profit margin %14.315.5 92.3%  
Effective tax rate %4.628.3 16.1%   
Net profit margin %5.05.6 90.5%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m20,94681,480 25.7%   
Current liabilities Rs m13,13575,470 17.4%   
Net working cap to sales %18.03.0 600.7%  
Current ratio x1.61.1 147.7%  
Inventory Days Days5339 134.6%  
Debtors Days Days1114 80.2%  
Net fixed assets Rs m71,683219,854 32.6%   
Share capital Rs m7703,971 19.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m32,280190,067 17.0%   
Net worth Rs m33,050194,039 17.0%   
Long term debt Rs m40,491236 17,171.7%   
Total assets Rs m96,978327,330 29.6%  
Interest coverage x1.915.5 12.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x1.20 100,816.2%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.40.6 73.0%   
Return on assets %5.13.9 132.8%  
Return on equity %6.65.8 114.9%  
Return on capital %6.99.5 72.9%  
Exports to sales %00.2 0.0%   
Imports to sales %01.7 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA311 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA3,486 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m763364 209.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m1,7446,322 27.6%   
Net fx Rs m-982-5,958 16.5%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m6,77328,151 24.1%  
From Investments Rs m-9,816-40,988 23.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m2,803-9,608 -29.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-241-7,693 3.1%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 62.9 0.8 7,862.5%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 50.5 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 17.0 9.4 181.1%  
FIIs % 1.4 30.6 4.6%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 1.6 -  
Free float % 18.7 8.0 233.8%  
Shareholders   22,370 179,823 12.4%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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