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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

BIRLA CORP 
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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 32.2 27.3 118.3% View Chart
P/BV x 1.1 2.7 40.4% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.5 0.6 86.3%  

Financials

 INDIA CEMENTS   BIRLA CORP
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-17
BIRLA CORP
Mar-16
INDIA CEMENTS/
BIRLA CORP
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs174544 32.0%   
Low Rs83322 25.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs190.8425.3 44.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs5.320.4 26.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs14.339.8 35.9%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.006.00 16.7%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.81.4 56.1%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs168.5352.2 47.8%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m307.1777.01 398.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.71.0 66.2%   
Avg P/E ratio x24.221.2 114.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x9.010.9 82.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.81.2 62.1%  
Dividend payout %18.829.4 64.2%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m39,47133,330 118.4%   
No. of employees `0002.7NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,8212,453 155.8%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,926.2NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,429.6NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th610.1NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m58,60932,750 179.0%  
Other income Rs m1931,638 11.8%   
Total revenues Rs m58,80234,388 171.0%   
Gross profit Rs m9,0032,855 315.3%  
Depreciation Rs m2,7601,493 184.8%   
Interest Rs m3,800816 465.7%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,6362,184 120.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m-750 -75,300.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m100-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-315 0.0%   
Tax Rs m940296 318.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,6311,574 103.6%  
Gross profit margin %15.48.7 176.2%  
Effective tax rate %35.713.5 263.5%   
Net profit margin %2.84.8 57.9%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m19,40625,626 75.7%   
Current liabilities Rs m24,2129,825 246.4%   
Net working cap to sales %-8.248.2 -17.0%  
Current ratio x0.82.6 30.7%  
Inventory Days Days4863 76.2%  
Debtors Days Days3311 310.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m73,94120,930 353.3%   
Share capital Rs m3,082770 400.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m48,66825,760 188.9%   
Net worth Rs m51,74927,121 190.8%   
Long term debt Rs m24,5157,949 308.4%   
Total assets Rs m109,34751,578 212.0%  
Interest coverage x1.73.7 46.1%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50.3 161.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.6 84.4%   
Return on assets %5.04.6 107.2%  
Return on equity %3.25.8 54.3%  
Return on capital %8.47.7 109.1%  
Exports to sales %01.2 0.0%   
Imports to sales %03.7 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA403 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA1,200 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m1,632403 405.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m5,9522,512 236.9%   
Net fx Rs m-4,320-2,109 204.8%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7,5652,449 308.9%  
From Investments Rs m-1,555-76 2,056.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,988-2,012 297.7%  
Net Cashflow Rs m23362 6.2%  

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

Compare INDIA CEMENTS With:   SAURASHTRA CEMENT  MANGALAM CEMENT  JK LAKSHMI CEMENT  ACC LTD  AMBUJA CEMENT  

Compare INDIA CEMENTS With:   LAFARGE (France)  ANHUICONCH (China)  HOLCIM (Switz.)  CHINA NAT. BLDG. (China)  



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