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AMBUJA CEMENT vs SAURASHTRA 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

SAURASHTRA CEMENT 
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Saurashtra Cement, promoted by the Mahendra Mehta Group is primarily engaged in manufacturing and marketing cement.

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Current Valuations

    AMBUJA CEMENT SAURASHTRA CEMENT AMBUJA CEMENT/
SAURASHTRA CEMENT
 
P/E (TTM) x 15.7 24.2 64.8% View Chart
P/BV x 2.1 1.6 129.4% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.6 0.0 -  

Financials

 AMBUJA CEMENT   SAURASHTRA CEMENT
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-18
SAURASHTRA CEMENT
Jun-99
AMBUJA CEMENT/
SAURASHTRA CEMENT
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs28034 823.5%   
Low Rs18919 992.1%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs131.135.9 365.1%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs15.0-2.7 -564.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs20.80.4 5,445.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.500-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.60-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs112.733.4 337.1%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,985.6547.16 4,210.5%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.80.7 242.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x15.6-10.0 -156.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x11.369.4 16.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.10.8 262.2%  
Dividend payout %10.00-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m465,1391,250 37,218.8%   
No. of employees `0005.22.5 207.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m15,244125 12,195.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th50,272.1677.6 7,419.1%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th2,942.850.0 5,885.6%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th5,738.8-50.0 -11,477.6%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m260,4091,694 15,372.5%  
Other income Rs m3,714105 3,537.5%   
Total revenues Rs m264,1241,799 14,681.7%   
Gross profit Rs m40,108172 23,318.5%  
Depreciation Rs m11,539143 8,069.5%   
Interest Rs m1,705259 658.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m30,578-125 -24,462.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m1250-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1,5180-   
Tax Rs m-5420-   
Profit after tax Rs m29,727-125 -23,781.5%  
Gross profit margin %15.410.2 151.7%  
Effective tax rate %-1.80-   
Net profit margin %11.4-7.4 -154.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m124,2151,422 8,735.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m83,943637 13,177.8%   
Net working cap to sales %15.546.3 33.4%  
Current ratio x1.52.2 66.3%  
Inventory Days Days4184 49.1%  
Debtors Days Days1861 29.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m217,7362,470 8,815.2%   
Share capital Rs m3,971472 841.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m219,734598 36,744.7%   
Net worth Rs m223,7051,576 14,194.5%   
Long term debt Rs m397599 66.2%   
Total assets Rs m373,4074,258 8,769.5%  
Interest coverage x18.90.5 3,659.7%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.4 0.5%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.70.4 175.3%   
Return on assets %8.43.1 267.5%  
Return on equity %13.3-7.9 -167.5%  
Return on capital %13.86.2 223.7%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %01.5 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA26 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m2830 93.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m9,89694 10,528.1%   
Net fx Rs m-9,869-64 15,419.5%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m17,2660-  
From Investments Rs m-7,662NA-  
From Financial Activity Rs m-7,422NA-  
Net Cashflow Rs m2,1960-  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.8 28.5 2.8%  
Foreign collaborators % 50.5 35.3 143.1%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 9.4 14.7 63.9%  
FIIs % 30.6 0.0 -  
ADR/GDR % 1.6 0.0 -  
Free float % 8.0 21.4 37.4%  
Shareholders   179,823 0 -  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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