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INDIA CEMENTS vs AMBUJA CEMENT - 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

AMBUJA CEMENT 
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Ambuja Cements Ltd. (ACL) is one of the leading cement manufacturing companies in India and commenced cement production in 1986. Initially called Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd, the Company later became Ambuja Cements Ltd. In 2006, global cement major Ho... More

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Current Valuations

    INDIA CEMENTS AMBUJA CEMENT INDIA CEMENTS/
AMBUJA CEMENT
 
P/E (TTM) x 47.8 13.8 346.5% View Chart
P/BV x 0.6 1.9 32.5% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.7 0.7 107.8%  

Financials

 INDIA CEMENTS   AMBUJA CEMENT
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-18
AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-18
INDIA CEMENTS/
AMBUJA CEMENT
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs226280 80.7%   
Low Rs136189 72.1%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs176.8131.1 134.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs2.315.0 15.4%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs11.420.8 54.8%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs0.801.50 53.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.40.6 69.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs171.5112.7 152.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m307.171,985.65 15.5%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.01.8 57.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x78.615.6 502.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x15.911.3 141.0%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.12.1 50.7%  
Dividend payout %34.810.0 346.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m55,598465,139 12.0%   
No. of employees `0002.45.2 46.5%   
Total wages/salary Rs m4,06215,244 26.6%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th22,549.950,272.1 44.9%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,686.32,942.8 57.3%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th293.55,738.8 5.1%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m54,323260,409 20.9%  
Other income Rs m2453,714 6.6%   
Total revenues Rs m54,568264,124 20.7%   
Gross profit Rs m7,14740,108 17.8%  
Depreciation Rs m2,79011,539 24.2%   
Interest Rs m3,6481,705 213.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m95430,578 3.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m-43125 -34.6%   
Prior Period Items Rs m-110-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-1,518 0.0%   
Tax Rs m192-542 -35.5%   
Profit after tax Rs m70729,727 2.4%  
Gross profit margin %13.215.4 85.4%  
Effective tax rate %20.2-1.8 -1,139.0%   
Net profit margin %1.311.4 11.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m19,682124,215 15.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m19,35683,943 23.1%   
Net working cap to sales %0.615.5 3.9%  
Current ratio x1.01.5 68.7%  
Inventory Days Days4741 112.6%  
Debtors Days Days4318 237.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m73,222217,736 33.6%   
Share capital Rs m3,0823,971 77.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m49,609219,734 22.6%   
Net worth Rs m52,691223,705 23.6%   
Long term debt Rs m28,992397 7,306.3%   
Total assets Rs m109,775373,407 29.4%  
Interest coverage x1.318.9 6.7%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.60 31,019.8%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.7 71.0%   
Return on assets %4.08.4 47.1%  
Return on equity %1.313.3 10.1%  
Return on capital %5.613.8 40.4%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m85928 3,079.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m629,896 0.6%   
Net fx Rs m797-9,869 -8.1%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,63317,266 32.6%  
From Investments Rs m-3,132-7,662 40.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,345-7,422 31.6%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1562,196 7.1%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 28.2 0.8 3,525.0%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 50.5 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 13.6 9.4 144.7%  
FIIs % 31.8 30.6 103.9%  
ADR/GDR % 1.1 1.6 68.8%  
Free float % 25.3 8.0 316.3%  
Shareholders   96,086 179,823 53.4%  
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  HEIDELBERG CEMENT  BIRLA CORPORATION  EVEREST INDUSTRIES  

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INDIA CEMENTS Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Up 24.3% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 27, 2019 | Updated on May 27, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, INDIA CEMENTS has posted a net profit of Rs 438 m (up 24.3% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 16 bn (up 11.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of INDIA CEMENTS's quarterly results.

AMBUJA CEMENT Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Up 35.2% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 2, 2019 | Updated on May 2, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, AMBUJA CEMENT has posted a net profit of Rs 7 bn (up 35.2% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 68 bn (up 5.7% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of AMBUJA CEMENT's quarterly results.

AMBUJA CEMENT 2017-18 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Apr 8, 2019 | Updated on Apr 8, 2019

Here's an analysis of the annual report of AMBUJA CEMENT for 2017-18. It includes a full income statement, balance sheet and cash flow analysis of AMBUJA CEMENT. Also includes updates on the valuation of AMBUJA CEMENT.

INDIA CEMENTS Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Down 79.5% (Quarterly Result Update)

Feb 15, 2019 | Updated on Feb 15, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, INDIA CEMENTS has posted a net profit of Rs 31 m (down 79.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 13 bn (up 8.5% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of INDIA CEMENTS's quarterly results.

INDIA CEMENTS 2017-18 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Dec 19, 2018 | Updated on Dec 19, 2018

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