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ESSAR PORTS vs MERCATOR LTD - Comparison Results

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Essar Shipping Ltd. (ESL), a part of the Ruia Group of companies, was incorporated in 1983 after a merger of Essar Bulk and Kamataka Shipping Corporation. ESL owns and operates a fleet of crude oil and product oil tankers, off-shore supply vessels, m... More

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Current Valuations

    ESSAR PORTS MERCATOR LTD ESSAR PORTS/
MERCATOR LTD
 
P/E (TTM) x 19.8 -3.0 - View Chart
P/BV x 2.6 0.2 1,150.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 0.5 83.0%  

Financials

 ESSAR PORTS   MERCATOR LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    ESSAR PORTS
Mar-14
MERCATOR LTD
Mar-14
ESSAR PORTS/
MERCATOR LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs9526 368.9%   
Low Rs489 527.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs49.6141.2 35.1%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs9.01.3 682.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs15.419.3 79.9%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs0.500.10 500.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.70.6 121.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs72.195.7 75.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m428.13244.89 174.8%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.40.1 1,167.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x8.013.2 60.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x4.60.9 513.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.00.2 544.9%  
Dividend payout %5.67.6 73.3%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m30,5684,261 717.4%   
No. of employees `000NA0.5 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m325562 57.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM72,338.5-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM1,174.9-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM673.3-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m21,24434,578 61.4%  
Other income Rs m905284 318.5%   
Total revenues Rs m22,14934,862 63.5%   
Gross profit Rs m12,3666,307 196.1%  
Depreciation Rs m2,7724,409 62.9%   
Interest Rs m5,9912,051 292.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m4,508131 3,446.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m-37471 -7.8%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-30 0.0%   
Tax Rs m634250 253.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m3,837322 1,192.4%  
Gross profit margin %58.218.2 319.2%  
Effective tax rate %14.1191.1 7.4%   
Net profit margin %18.10.9 1,940.8%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m9,43014,471 65.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m9,92818,554 53.5%   
Net working cap to sales %-2.3-11.8 19.9%  
Current ratio x0.90.8 121.8%  
Inventory Days Days16 24.3%  
Debtors Days Days8267 122.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m68,73854,243 126.7%   
Share capital Rs m4,280245 1,747.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m26,48811,968 221.3%   
Net worth Rs m30,85023,433 131.7%   
Long term debt Rs m54,82125,639 213.8%   
Total assets Rs m100,40672,788 137.9%  
Interest coverage x1.81.1 164.7%   
Debt to equity ratio x1.81.1 162.4%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.20.5 44.5%   
Return on assets %9.83.3 300.2%  
Return on equity %12.41.4 905.7%  
Return on capital %12.25.3 228.5%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %02.4 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA820 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m0868 0.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m01,507 0.0%   
Net fx Rs m0-639 0.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m10,7164,245 252.4%  
From Investments Rs m778-4,093 -19.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-11,524-1,718 670.8%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-31-1,566 1.9%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 13.8 40.2 34.3%  
Foreign collaborators % 61.2 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 1.4 1.4 100.7%  
FIIs % 10.1 16.2 62.3%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 13.5 42.2 32.0%  
Shareholders   93,181 85,358 109.2%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 99.7 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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