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HINDALCO vs NALCO - Comparison Results

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Hindalco Industries Ltd, the flagship metal company of the Aditya Birla Group, is an industry leader in aluminum and copper. Hindalco is India's largest aluminum and copper producer. In aluminum, the company is fully integrated with production rangin... More


National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) the largest public sector aluminium company in India was incorporated in 1981, to exploit a part of the large deposits of bauxite discovered in the East coast. Its operations are based in the state of Odisha... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 27.3 9.3 292.1% View Chart
P/BV x 1.0 1.7 58.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.5 8.3 6.0%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs20298 207.1%   
Low Rs8461 137.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs446.549.2 907.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs8.46.9 120.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs28.39.4 299.6%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.105.70 19.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.87.2 10.7%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs205.354.3 377.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m2,243.801,932.93 116.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions F--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.31.6 19.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x17.011.4 149.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x5.18.4 60.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.71.5 47.8%  
Dividend payout %13.182.1 16.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m320,751153,185 209.4%   
No. of employees `00023.76.8 349.5%   
Total wages/salary Rs m85,46022,612 377.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th42,309.114,034.0 301.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,609.13,337.1 108.2%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th794.71,980.8 40.1%   
Net Sales Rs m1,001,83895,095 1,053.5%  
Other income Rs m11,1102,997 370.8%   
Total revenues Rs m1,012,94898,091 1,032.7%   
Gross profit Rs m124,35913,975 889.9%  
Depreciation Rs m44,5724,804 927.8%   
Interest Rs m57,42420 294,484.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m33,47212,148 275.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-2 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m-2510-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-768,241 -0.9%   
Tax Rs m14,3266,964 205.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m18,81813,422 140.2%  
Gross profit margin %12.414.7 84.5%  
Effective tax rate %42.857.3 74.7%   
Net profit margin %1.914.1 13.3%  
Current assets Rs m510,95556,139 910.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m376,95224,409 1,544.3%   
Net working cap to sales %13.433.4 40.1%  
Current ratio x1.42.3 58.9%  
Inventory Days Days6746 145.4%  
Debtors Days Days3010 304.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m865,00780,547 1,073.9%   
Share capital Rs m2,2279,665 23.0%   
"Free" reserves Rs m458,36195,375 480.6%   
Net worth Rs m460,588105,040 438.5%   
Long term debt Rs m518,5530-   
Total assets Rs m1,465,105146,129 1,002.6%  
Interest coverage x1.6623.9 0.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x1.10-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.70.7 105.1%   
Return on assets %5.29.2 56.6%  
Return on equity %4.112.8 32.0%  
Return on capital %9.219.4 47.6%  
Exports to sales %15.60-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs m156,630NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m156,64035,738 438.3%   
Fx outflow Rs m163,8705,477 2,992.1%   
Net fx Rs m-7,23030,261 -23.9%   
From Operations Rs m126,87514,666 865.1%  
From Investments Rs m-27,885-3,664 761.1%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-55,523-10,997 504.9%  
Net Cashflow Rs m39,6045 761,605.8%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 37.0 80.9 45.7%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 14.1 9.5 148.4%  
FIIs % 27.6 3.3 836.4%  
ADR/GDR % 7.6 0.0 -  
Free float % 13.6 6.3 215.9%  
Shareholders   331,588 72,305 458.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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HINDALCO Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY19); Net Profit Up 5.0% (Quarterly Result Update)

Aug 13, 2018 | Updated on Aug 13, 2018

For the quarter ended June 2018, HINDALCO has posted a net profit of Rs 4 bn (up 5.0% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 106 bn (up 1.8% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HINDALCO's quarterly results.

NALCO Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY19); Net Profit Up 432.8% (Quarterly Result Update)

Aug 10, 2018 | Updated on Aug 10, 2018

For the quarter ended June 2018, NALCO has posted a net profit of Rs 7 bn (up 432.8% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 30 bn (up 55.5% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of NALCO's quarterly results.

NALCO Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Down 5.3% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jul 19, 2018 | Updated on Jul 19, 2018

For the quarter ended March 2018, NALCO has posted a net profit of Rs 3 bn (down 5.3% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 29 bn (up 12.3% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of NALCO's quarterly results.

HINDALCO Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Down 25.0% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 21, 2018 | Updated on May 21, 2018

For the quarter ended March 2018, HINDALCO has posted a net profit of Rs 4 bn (down 25.0% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 117 bn (down 0.6% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HINDALCO's quarterly results.

Hindalco Industries: One-Time Provisioning Takes Toll on Profitability (Quarterly Results Update - Detailed)

Nov 9, 2017

Hindalco's net profit declined by 10.7% YoY due to a one-time provisioning of Rs 1.06 billion towards mining litigation case.

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