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INDIA CEMENTS vs BIRLA CORP - Comparison Results

INDIA CEMENTS    Change

Established in 1946, India Cements Ltd (ICL) is the largest cement producer in South India with 28% market share. With three plants in Tamil Nadu and four in Andhra Pradesh, the company has a cement manufacturing capacity of 15.6 mtpa. It caters to a... More

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Birla Corporation Limited is the flagship Company of the M P Birla Group. The company was originally incorporated as Birla Jute Manufacturing Company Limited in 1919. The company has steadily transformed itself into a multi-product corporation. BCL o... More

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Current Valuations

    INDIA CEMENTS BIRLA CORP INDIA CEMENTS/
BIRLA CORP
 
P/E (TTM) x 27.6 61.5 44.8% View Chart
P/BV x 0.9 2.1 44.7% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.6 0.7 87.7%  

Financials

 INDIA CEMENTS   BIRLA CORP
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-17
BIRLA CORP
Mar-17
INDIA CEMENTS/
BIRLA CORP
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs174807 21.6%   
Low Rs83365 22.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs190.8564.6 33.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs5.328.5 18.6%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs14.361.7 23.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.006.50 15.4%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.81.1 70.1%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs168.5429.2 39.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m307.1777.01 398.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.71.0 64.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x24.220.6 117.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x9.09.5 94.6%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.81.4 55.9%  
Dividend payout %18.822.8 82.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m39,47145,120 87.5%   
No. of employees `0002.76.0 44.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,8213,063 124.8%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,926.27,272.8 301.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,429.6512.3 279.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th610.1367.1 166.2%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m58,60943,477 134.8%  
Other income Rs m1931,465 13.2%   
Total revenues Rs m58,80244,942 130.8%   
Gross profit Rs m9,0036,229 144.5%  
Depreciation Rs m2,7602,555 108.0%   
Interest Rs m3,8002,768 137.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,6362,371 111.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m-750-   
Prior Period Items Rs m100-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-68 0.0%   
Tax Rs m940108 868.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,6312,195 74.3%  
Gross profit margin %15.414.3 107.2%  
Effective tax rate %35.74.6 781.2%   
Net profit margin %2.85.0 55.1%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m19,40620,946 92.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m24,21213,135 184.3%   
Net working cap to sales %-8.218.0 -45.6%  
Current ratio x0.81.6 50.3%  
Inventory Days Days4853 91.1%  
Debtors Days Days3311 292.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m73,94171,683 103.1%   
Share capital Rs m3,082770 400.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m48,66832,280 150.8%   
Net worth Rs m51,74933,050 156.6%   
Long term debt Rs m24,51540,491 60.5%   
Total assets Rs m109,34796,978 112.8%  
Interest coverage x1.71.9 91.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.51.2 38.7%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.4 119.6%   
Return on assets %5.05.1 97.0%  
Return on equity %3.26.6 47.5%  
Return on capital %8.46.9 121.1%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,632763 214.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m5,9521,744 341.2%   
Net fx Rs m-4,320-982 440.1%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7,5656,773 111.7%  
From Investments Rs m-1,555-9,816 15.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,9882,803 -213.7%  
Net Cashflow Rs m23-241 -9.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 28.2 62.9 44.8%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 13.6 17.0 79.9%  
FIIs % 31.8 1.4 2,271.4%  
ADR/GDR % 1.1 0.0 -  
Free float % 25.3 18.7 135.3%  
Shareholders   96,086 22,370 429.5%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 76.2 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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