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Established in 1926 by Walchand Hirachand Group, Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) is one of the largest and oldest private sector construction companies in India. The company has been involved in the construction of diverse projects ranging from ... More


Incorporated in 1978 as a partnership firm, Nagarjuna Construction Company (NCC) is one of India's largest infrastructure development companies. It has a rich experience in execution of turnkey projects, townships, industrial structures,


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 0.4 7.8 4.6% View Chart
P/BV x - 1.1 - View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 1.3 -  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs48142 33.8%   
Low Rs2278 27.9%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs99.8139.7 71.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-10.72.3 -464.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs-8.85.2 -169.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs01.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %00.9 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs-10.568.0 -15.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,015.40600.65 169.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.30.8 44.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x-3.347.6 -6.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x-4.021.3 -18.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x-3.31.6 -205.1%  
Dividend payout %043.3 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m35,43766,041 53.7%   
No. of employees `0001.65.5 28.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m10,2164,533 225.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th64,088.915,247.4 420.3%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th6,461.8823.8 784.4%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-6,894.4252.1 -2,734.8%   
Net Sales Rs m101,32583,906 120.8%  
Other income Rs m5611,014 55.3%   
Total revenues Rs m101,88584,920 120.0%   
Gross profit Rs m7,6958,794 87.5%  
Depreciation Rs m2,0131,715 117.4%   
Interest Rs m15,2544,596 331.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m-9,0113,497 -257.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m-3890-   
Prior Period Items Rs m0-67 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1,602-1,241 129.1%   
Tax Rs m-102802 -12.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m-10,9001,387 -785.7%  
Gross profit margin %7.610.5 72.5%  
Effective tax rate %1.122.9 4.9%   
Net profit margin %-10.81.7 -650.6%  
Current assets Rs m111,27096,377 115.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m143,43673,205 195.9%   
Net working cap to sales %-31.727.6 -114.9%  
Current ratio x0.81.3 58.9%  
Inventory Days Days90123 73.3%  
Debtors Days Days89216 41.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m32,72811,813 277.0%   
Share capital Rs m1,0161,201 84.5%   
"Free" reserves Rs m-11,69639,624 -29.5%   
Net worth Rs m-10,68140,825 -26.2%   
Long term debt Rs m36,6173,984 919.0%   
Total assets Rs m166,649124,084 134.3%  
Interest coverage x0.41.8 23.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x-3.40.1 -3,512.7%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.7 89.9%   
Return on assets %2.64.8 54.2%  
Return on equity %102.13.4 3,003.2%  
Return on capital %16.415.1 108.3%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,0310-   
Fx outflow Rs m1,792889 201.5%   
Net fx Rs m-762-889 85.6%   
From Operations Rs m14,0195,858 239.3%  
From Investments Rs m1,102-1,883 -58.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-13,357-4,535 294.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1,764-560 -315.2%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 43.5 21.3 204.2%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 3.5 11.1 31.9%  
FIIs % 12.7 31.5 40.3%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 40.3 36.1 111.6%  
Shareholders   211,750 66,513 318.4%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 71.4 29.6 241.0%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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