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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 27.3 37.5 72.6% View Chart
P/BV x 2.7 2.8 98.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.6 1.0 60.5%  

Financials

 BIRLA CORP   AMBUJA CEMENT
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    BIRLA CORP
Mar-16
AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-16
BIRLA CORP/
AMBUJA CEMENT
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs544282 192.7%   
Low Rs322185 174.1%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs425.3101.2 420.3%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs20.45.6 362.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs39.813.0 306.1%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs6.002.80 214.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.41.2 115.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs352.297.7 360.4%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m77.011,985.97 3.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -ESOS-  
Price / Sales ratio x1.02.3 44.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x21.241.4 51.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x10.917.9 60.6%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.22.4 51.4%  
Dividend payout %29.449.6 59.2%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m33,330463,724 7.2%   
No. of employees `000NANA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m2,45313,972 17.6%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNMNM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m32,750200,940 16.3%  
Other income Rs m1,6385,181 31.6%   
Total revenues Rs m34,388206,121 16.7%   
Gross profit Rs m2,85531,192 9.2%  
Depreciation Rs m1,49314,632 10.2%   
Interest Rs m8161,405 58.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,18420,336 10.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m088 0.1%   
Prior Period Items Rs m0-3,067 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-315-386 81.6%   
Tax Rs m2965,760 5.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,57411,211 14.0%  
Gross profit margin %8.715.5 56.2%  
Effective tax rate %13.528.3 47.8%   
Net profit margin %4.85.6 86.1%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m25,62681,480 31.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m9,82575,470 13.0%   
Net working cap to sales %48.23.0 1,613.0%  
Current ratio x2.61.1 241.6%  
Inventory Days Days6339 160.9%  
Debtors Days Days1114 75.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m20,930219,854 9.5%   
Share capital Rs m7703,971 19.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m25,760190,067 13.6%   
Net worth Rs m27,121194,039 14.0%   
Long term debt Rs m7,949236 3,371.1%   
Total assets Rs m51,578327,330 15.8%  
Interest coverage x3.715.5 23.8%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.30 24,118.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.6 103.4%   
Return on assets %4.63.9 120.2%  
Return on equity %5.85.8 100.4%  
Return on capital %7.79.5 80.9%  
Exports to sales %1.20.2 794.6%   
Imports to sales %3.71.7 211.2%   
Exports (fob) Rs m403311 129.5%   
Imports (cif) Rs m1,2003,486 34.4%   
Fx inflow Rs m403364 110.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,5126,322 39.7%   
Net fx Rs m-2,109-5,958 35.4%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m2,44928,151 8.7%  
From Investments Rs m-76-40,988 0.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,012-9,608 20.9%  
Net Cashflow Rs m362-7,693 -4.7%  

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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