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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 28.8 9.1 314.9% View Chart
P/BV x 0.9 1.7 52.8% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.5 8.5 6.1%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs28498 290.7%   
Low Rs18061 295.4%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs512.949.2 1,042.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs27.16.9 390.1%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs47.29.4 500.1%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.205.70 21.1%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.57.2 7.2%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs244.354.3 449.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m2,245.511,932.93 116.2%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions F--  
Price / Sales ratio x0.51.6 28.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x8.611.4 75.0%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x4.98.4 58.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.91.5 65.1%  
Dividend payout %4.482.1 5.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m520,509153,185 339.8%   
No. of employees `00023.66.8 347.6%   
Total wages/salary Rs m86,44822,612 382.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th48,894.814,034.0 348.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,670.03,337.1 110.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,582.41,980.8 130.4%   
Net Sales Rs m1,151,71795,095 1,211.1%  
Other income Rs m11,0462,997 368.6%   
Total revenues Rs m1,162,76398,091 1,185.4%   
Gross profit Rs m138,20413,975 989.0%  
Depreciation Rs m45,0624,804 938.0%   
Interest Rs m39,10720 200,550.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m65,08012,148 535.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-2 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m-1,2510-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m17,7428,241 215.3%   
Tax Rs m20,7426,964 297.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m60,82913,422 453.2%  
Gross profit margin %12.014.7 81.7%  
Effective tax rate %31.957.3 55.6%   
Net profit margin %5.314.1 37.4%  
Current assets Rs m499,63356,139 890.0%   
Current liabilities Rs m323,16524,409 1,323.9%   
Net working cap to sales %15.333.4 45.9%  
Current ratio x1.52.3 67.2%  
Inventory Days Days6946 149.6%  
Debtors Days Days3210 318.6%  
Net fixed assets Rs m871,51480,547 1,082.0%   
Share capital Rs m2,2299,665 23.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m546,28995,375 572.8%   
Net worth Rs m548,518105,040 522.2%   
Long term debt Rs m478,7430-   
Total assets Rs m1,476,571146,129 1,010.5%  
Interest coverage x2.7623.9 0.4%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.90-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.80.7 119.9%   
Return on assets %6.89.2 73.6%  
Return on equity %11.112.8 86.8%  
Return on capital %11.719.4 60.5%  
Exports to sales %16.10-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs m185,730NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m185,73035,738 519.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m209,8005,477 3,830.8%   
Net fx Rs m-24,07030,261 -79.5%   
From Operations Rs m108,87714,666 742.4%  
From Investments Rs m50,258-3,664 -1,371.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-164,124-10,997 1,492.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-1,8155 -34,894.2%  

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.

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Nov 9, 2017

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