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AMBUJA CEMENT vs BIRLA CORPORATION - Comparison Results

AMBUJA CEMENT    Change

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

BIRLA CORPORATION 
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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

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Current Valuations

    AMBUJA CEMENT BIRLA CORPORATION AMBUJA CEMENT/
BIRLA CORPORATION
 
P/E (TTM) x 15.7 15.5 101.4% View Chart
P/BV x 2.1 0.9 222.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.6 1.3 51.2%  

Financials

 AMBUJA CEMENT   BIRLA CORPORATION
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-18
BIRLA CORPORATION
Mar-18
AMBUJA CEMENT/
BIRLA CORPORATION
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs2801,290 21.7%   
Low Rs189685 27.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs131.1744.6 17.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs15.020.0 74.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs20.863.1 32.9%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.506.50 23.1%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.60.7 97.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs112.7555.7 20.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,985.6577.01 2,578.4%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.81.3 134.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x15.649.4 31.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x11.315.6 72.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.11.8 117.0%  
Dividend payout %10.032.5 30.8%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m465,13976,047 611.6%   
No. of employees `0005.25.9 87.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m15,2443,573 426.6%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th50,272.19,704.1 518.1%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th2,942.8604.7 486.6%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th5,738.8260.5 2,202.7%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m260,40957,342 454.1%  
Other income Rs m3,714755 492.0%   
Total revenues Rs m264,12458,096 454.6%   
Gross profit Rs m40,1088,066 497.2%  
Depreciation Rs m11,5393,322 347.4%   
Interest Rs m1,7053,776 45.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m30,5781,723 1,774.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m1250-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1,518-125 1,216.2%   
Tax Rs m-54259 -919.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m29,7271,540 1,930.9%  
Gross profit margin %15.414.1 109.5%  
Effective tax rate %-1.83.4 -51.8%   
Net profit margin %11.42.7 425.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m124,21524,541 506.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m83,94315,888 528.3%   
Net working cap to sales %15.515.1 102.5%  
Current ratio x1.51.5 95.8%  
Inventory Days Days4144 94.8%  
Debtors Days Days1812 150.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m217,73681,311 267.8%   
Share capital Rs m3,971770 515.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m219,73442,028 522.8%   
Net worth Rs m223,70542,798 522.7%   
Long term debt Rs m39738,298 1.0%   
Total assets Rs m373,407110,749 337.2%  
Interest coverage x18.91.5 1,300.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.9 0.2%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.70.5 134.7%   
Return on assets %8.44.8 175.4%  
Return on equity %13.33.6 369.4%  
Return on capital %13.86.6 208.0%  
Exports to sales %00.8 0.0%   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA478 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m28596 4.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m9,8961,091 907.5%   
Net fx Rs m-9,869-495 1,994.4%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m17,2668,049 214.5%  
From Investments Rs m-7,662-2,344 326.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-7,422-5,552 133.7%  
Net Cashflow Rs m2,196153 1,438.1%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.8 62.9 1.3%  
Foreign collaborators % 50.5 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 9.4 17.0 55.2%  
FIIs % 30.6 1.4 2,185.7%  
ADR/GDR % 1.6 0.0 -  
Free float % 8.0 18.7 42.8%  
Shareholders   179,823 22,370 803.9%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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