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AMBUJA CEMENT vs INDIA CEMENTS - 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

INDIA CEMENTS 
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Established in 1946, India Cements Ltd (ICL) is the largest cement producer in South India with 28% market share. With three plants in Tamil Nadu and four in Andhra Pradesh, the company has a cement manufacturing capacity of 15.6 mtpa. It caters to a... More

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Current Valuations

    AMBUJA CEMENT INDIA CEMENTS AMBUJA CEMENT/
INDIA CEMENTS
 
P/E (TTM) x 15.0 53.4 28.2% View Chart
P/BV x 2.0 0.6 323.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.7 0.8 88.3%  

Financials

 AMBUJA CEMENT   INDIA CEMENTS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-18
INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-18
AMBUJA CEMENT/
INDIA CEMENTS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs280226 123.9%   
Low Rs189136 138.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs131.1176.8 74.2%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs15.02.3 650.3%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs20.811.4 182.5%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.500.80 187.5%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.60.4 144.9%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs112.7171.5 65.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,985.65307.17 646.4%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.81.0 174.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x15.678.6 19.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x11.315.9 70.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.11.1 197.1%  
Dividend payout %10.034.8 28.8%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m465,13955,598 836.6%   
No. of employees `0005.22.4 215.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m15,2444,062 375.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th50,272.122,549.9 222.9%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th2,942.81,686.3 174.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th5,738.8293.5 1,955.1%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m260,40954,323 479.4%  
Other income Rs m3,714245 1,516.1%   
Total revenues Rs m264,12454,568 484.0%   
Gross profit Rs m40,1087,147 561.2%  
Depreciation Rs m11,5392,790 413.6%   
Interest Rs m1,7053,648 46.7%   
Profit before tax Rs m30,578954 3,205.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m125-43 -288.7%   
Prior Period Items Rs m0-11 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1,5180-   
Tax Rs m-542192 -281.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m29,727707 4,204.1%  
Gross profit margin %15.413.2 117.1%  
Effective tax rate %-1.820.2 -8.8%   
Net profit margin %11.41.3 877.0%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m124,21519,682 631.1%   
Current liabilities Rs m83,94319,356 433.7%   
Net working cap to sales %15.50.6 2,573.8%  
Current ratio x1.51.0 145.5%  
Inventory Days Days4147 88.8%  
Debtors Days Days1843 42.2%  
Net fixed assets Rs m217,73673,222 297.4%   
Share capital Rs m3,9713,082 128.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m219,73449,609 442.9%   
Net worth Rs m223,70552,691 424.6%   
Long term debt Rs m39728,992 1.4%   
Total assets Rs m373,407109,775 340.2%  
Interest coverage x18.91.3 1,500.9%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.6 0.3%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.70.5 140.9%   
Return on assets %8.44.0 212.2%  
Return on equity %13.31.3 990.2%  
Return on capital %13.85.6 247.6%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m28859 3.2%   
Fx outflow Rs m9,89662 15,885.1%   
Net fx Rs m-9,869797 -1,238.2%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m17,2665,633 306.5%  
From Investments Rs m-7,662-3,132 244.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-7,422-2,345 316.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m2,196156 1,411.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.8 28.2 2.8%  
Foreign collaborators % 50.5 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 9.4 13.6 69.1%  
FIIs % 30.6 31.8 96.2%  
ADR/GDR % 1.6 1.1 145.5%  
Free float % 8.0 25.3 31.6%  
Shareholders   179,823 96,086 187.1%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 76.2 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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For the quarter ended December 2018, INDIA CEMENTS has posted a net profit of Rs 31 m (down 79.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 13 bn (up 8.5% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of INDIA CEMENTS's quarterly results.

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Dec 18, 2018 | Updated on Dec 18, 2018

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Nov 12, 2018 | Updated on Nov 12, 2018

For the quarter ended September 2018, INDIA CEMENTS has posted a net profit of Rs 14 m (down 94.0% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 14 bn (up 9.4% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of INDIA CEMENTS's quarterly results.

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