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AMBUJA CEMENT vs CHETTINAD CEMENT - 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

CHETTINAD CEMENT 
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Chettinad Cement is engaged in the manufacture of cement. It also has interests in shipping, with a fleet consisting of two bulk carriers. Besides, it has installed 66 nos. of wind mills for a total capacity 17.35 MW.

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Current Valuations

    AMBUJA CEMENT CHETTINAD CEMENT AMBUJA CEMENT/
CHETTINAD CEMENT
 
P/E (TTM) x 22.5 20.1 112.0% View Chart
P/BV x 2.3 2.5 93.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.2 1.1 115.8%  

Financials

 AMBUJA CEMENT   CHETTINAD CEMENT
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-16
CHETTINAD CEMENT
Mar-12
AMBUJA CEMENT/
CHETTINAD CEMENT
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs282615 45.9%   
Low Rs185389 47.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs101.2539.2 18.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs5.649.2 11.5%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs13.0140.0 9.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs2.807.50 37.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.21.5 80.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs97.7282.8 34.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,985.9738.20 5,198.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOS--  
Price / Sales ratio x2.30.9 247.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x41.410.2 405.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x17.93.6 500.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.41.8 134.6%  
Dividend payout %49.615.2 325.5%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m463,72419,176 2,418.2%   
No. of employees `000NA1.5 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m13,9721,031 1,355.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM13,445.8-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM673.0-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM1,227.2-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m200,94020,599 975.5%  
Other income Rs m5,18188 5,888.0%   
Total revenues Rs m206,12120,687 996.4%   
Gross profit Rs m31,1926,816 457.6%  
Depreciation Rs m14,6323,468 421.9%   
Interest Rs m1,405924 152.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m20,3362,512 809.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m880-   
Prior Period Items Rs m-3,0670-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-3860-   
Tax Rs m5,760632 911.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m11,2111,880 596.3%  
Gross profit margin %15.533.1 46.9%  
Effective tax rate %28.325.2 112.6%   
Net profit margin %5.69.1 61.1%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m81,4806,450 1,263.3%   
Current liabilities Rs m75,4704,331 1,742.6%   
Net working cap to sales %3.010.3 29.1%  
Current ratio x1.11.5 72.5%  
Inventory Days Days3966 59.2%  
Debtors Days Days1431 45.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m219,85418,967 1,159.1%   
Share capital Rs m3,971382 1,039.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m190,0676,381 2,978.6%   
Net worth Rs m194,03910,804 1,796.0%   
Long term debt Rs m2363,917 6.0%   
Total assets Rs m327,33025,423 1,287.5%  
Interest coverage x15.53.7 416.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.4 0.3%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.8 75.8%   
Return on assets %3.911.0 34.9%  
Return on equity %5.817.4 33.2%  
Return on capital %9.523.3 40.5%  
Exports to sales %0.20-   
Imports to sales %1.75.6 31.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs m311NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m3,4861,154 302.1%   
Fx inflow Rs m36420 1,818.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m6,3221,154 547.8%   
Net fx Rs m-5,958-1,134 525.4%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m28,1514,354 646.5%  
From Investments Rs m-40,988-6,368 643.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-9,6081,826 -526.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-7,693-188 4,094.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.8 88.4 0.9%  
Foreign collaborators % 50.5 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 9.4 3.2 293.8%  
FIIs % 30.6 0.0 -  
ADR/GDR % 1.6 0.0 -  
Free float % 8.0 8.3 96.4%  
Shareholders   179,823 4,197 4,284.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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