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BRITANNIA vs GUJ.AMB.EXP. - Comparison Results


Britannia is the leading biscuit manufacturer with a 33% market share of the overall biscuit market. Apart from the core business of biscuits that contributes a lion's share of 93%, the company has a presence in other food categories such as dairy, c... More


Gujarat Ambuja Exports Limited (GAEL) is principally focused on the exports of agro-based products. The company is also present in cotton yarn segment and windmill business. In FY06, the company's agro-based processing division contributed to almost ... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 64.2 13.2 487.5% View Chart
P/BV x 19.7 2.8 708.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 0.4 101.4%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs5,057285 1,777.0%   
Low Rs3,320102 3,254.9%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs825.8293.4 281.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs83.615.7 533.1%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs95.522.3 427.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs25.000.90 2,777.8%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.60.5 128.2%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs283.789.2 318.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m120.06114.67 104.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions IS--  
Price / Sales ratio x5.10.7 769.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x50.112.3 406.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x43.98.7 507.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x14.82.2 681.0%  
Dividend payout %29.95.7 521.1%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m502,88922,166 2,268.8%   
No. of employees `0003.83.2 117.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m4,016984 408.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th26,130.710,387.2 251.6%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,058.5303.7 348.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,646.2555.4 476.5%   
Net Sales Rs m99,14033,644 294.7%  
Other income Rs m1,66491 1,826.2%   
Total revenues Rs m100,80433,735 298.8%   
Gross profit Rs m15,0173,173 473.3%  
Depreciation Rs m1,421763 186.2%   
Interest Rs m76179 42.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m15,1842,322 654.0%   
Minority Interest Rs m-20-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m5,142523 983.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m10,0401,799 558.1%  
Gross profit margin %15.19.4 160.6%  
Effective tax rate %33.922.5 150.4%   
Net profit margin %10.15.3 189.4%  
Current assets Rs m31,51310,115 311.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m16,4808,135 202.6%   
Net working cap to sales %15.25.9 257.7%  
Current ratio x1.91.2 153.8%  
Inventory Days Days2479 30.6%  
Debtors Days Days1125 45.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m15,5048,261 187.7%   
Share capital Rs m240229 104.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m33,8229,994 338.4%   
Net worth Rs m34,06210,224 333.2%   
Long term debt Rs m84672 1,168.1%   
Total assets Rs m51,87918,948 273.8%  
Interest coverage x201.013.9 1,442.1%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 350.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.91.8 107.6%   
Return on assets %19.510.4 186.8%  
Return on equity %29.517.6 167.5%  
Return on capital %43.724.3 179.9%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m2,0215,763 35.1%   
Fx outflow Rs m1,6532,857 57.9%   
Net fx Rs m3672,906 12.6%   
From Operations Rs m12,4881,385 901.9%  
From Investments Rs m-9,563-1,254 762.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,318-129 1,795.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m6081 55,236.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 72.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 50.8 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 8.5 0.1 16,940.0%  
FIIs % 20.5 0.1 20,500.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 20.3 27.9 72.8%  
Shareholders   45,387 52,252 86.9%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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