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HCC vs PATEL ENGG. - Comparison Results

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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 1949, Patel Engineering (PEL) is one of India's leading civil engineering and construction companies with a niche presence in tunnels and underground works for hydroelectric and transport projects. The company is also involved in prov... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 0.4 1.8 25.5% View Chart
P/BV x - 0.1 - View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 0.0 -  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs48107 44.9%   
Low Rs2260 36.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs99.8144.9 68.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-10.76.7 -160.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs-8.810.1 -86.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs00-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %00-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs-10.5137.6 -7.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,015.40156.99 646.8%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.30.6 60.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x-3.312.5 -26.0%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x-4.08.2 -48.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x-3.30.6 -547.0%  
Dividend payout %00-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m35,43713,101 270.5%   
No. of employees `0001.61.5 108.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m10,2161,510 676.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th64,088.915,536.5 412.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th6,461.81,031.2 626.6%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-6,894.4715.8 -963.2%   
Net Sales Rs m101,32522,746 445.5%  
Other income Rs m5612,426 23.1%   
Total revenues Rs m101,88525,172 404.8%   
Gross profit Rs m7,6955,308 145.0%  
Depreciation Rs m2,013543 371.0%   
Interest Rs m15,2544,894 311.7%   
Profit before tax Rs m-9,0112,297 -392.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m-3890-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1,602-1,362 117.6%   
Tax Rs m-102-113 90.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m-10,9001,048 -1,040.2%  
Gross profit margin %7.623.3 32.5%  
Effective tax rate %1.1-4.9 -23.1%   
Net profit margin %-10.84.6 -233.5%  
Current assets Rs m111,27044,018 252.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m143,43634,232 419.0%   
Net working cap to sales %-31.743.0 -73.8%  
Current ratio x0.81.3 60.3%  
Inventory Days Days90507 17.8%  
Debtors Days Days8939 229.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m32,72813,484 242.7%   
Share capital Rs m1,016157 646.8%   
"Free" reserves Rs m-11,69621,441 -54.6%   
Net worth Rs m-10,68121,598 -49.5%   
Long term debt Rs m36,61713,330 274.7%   
Total assets Rs m166,64974,145 224.8%  
Interest coverage x0.41.5 27.9%   
Debt to equity ratio x-3.40.6 -555.5%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.3 198.2%   
Return on assets %2.68.0 32.6%  
Return on equity %102.14.9 2,103.4%  
Return on capital %16.416.7 98.2%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,0311,523 67.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m1,7921,402 127.9%   
Net fx Rs m-762121 -627.9%   
From Operations Rs m14,0194,232 331.2%  
From Investments Rs m1,1022,446 45.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-13,357-5,974 223.6%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1,764704 250.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 43.5 45.7 95.2%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 3.5 7.1 49.6%  
FIIs % 12.7 2.3 552.2%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 40.3 45.0 89.6%  
Shareholders   211,750 70,083 302.1%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 71.4 28.3 252.5%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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