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INDIA CEMENTS vs THE RAMCO CEMENTS - Comparison Results

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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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Madras Cements Ltd is the flagship company of Ramco Group, a well-known business group of South India. Based in Chennai, Madras Cements has a total cement capacity of 10.5 million tonnes per annum (MTPA), all of which is located in Southern India. Th... More

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Current Valuations

    INDIA CEMENTS THE RAMCO CEMENTS INDIA CEMENTS/
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
 
P/E (TTM) x 27.1 27.8 97.5% View Chart
P/BV x 0.9 4.5 20.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.6 0.4 153.1%  

Financials

 INDIA CEMENTS   THE RAMCO CEMENTS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-17
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
Mar-17
INDIA CEMENTS/
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs174728 23.9%   
Low Rs83396 21.0%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs190.8166.6 114.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs5.327.9 19.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs14.339.1 36.6%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.003.00 33.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.80.5 145.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs168.5159.4 105.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m307.17238.07 129.0%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.73.4 20.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x24.220.2 120.1%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x9.014.4 62.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.83.5 21.6%  
Dividend payout %18.810.8 175.1%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m39,471133,795 29.5%   
No. of employees `0002.72.9 92.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,8212,785 137.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,926.213,761.1 159.3%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,429.6966.1 148.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th610.12,303.1 26.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m58,60939,673 147.7%  
Other income Rs m193382 50.5%   
Total revenues Rs m58,80240,056 146.8%   
Gross profit Rs m9,00311,904 75.6%  
Depreciation Rs m2,7602,669 103.4%   
Interest Rs m3,8001,049 362.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,6368,569 30.8%   
Minority Interest Rs m-7598 -77.1%   
Prior Period Items Rs m100-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m9402,027 46.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,6316,640 24.6%  
Gross profit margin %15.430.0 51.2%  
Effective tax rate %35.723.7 150.8%   
Net profit margin %2.816.7 16.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m19,40614,218 136.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m24,21220,255 119.5%   
Net working cap to sales %-8.2-15.2 53.9%  
Current ratio x0.80.7 114.2%  
Inventory Days Days4853 90.8%  
Debtors Days Days3351 63.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m73,94152,437 141.0%   
Share capital Rs m3,082238 1,294.2%   
"Free" reserves Rs m48,66837,717 129.0%   
Net worth Rs m51,74937,955 136.3%   
Long term debt Rs m24,5155,110 479.7%   
Total assets Rs m109,34770,705 154.7%  
Interest coverage x1.79.2 18.5%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50.1 351.8%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.6 95.5%   
Return on assets %5.010.9 45.7%  
Return on equity %3.217.5 18.0%  
Return on capital %8.422.6 37.0%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,632355 460.2%   
Fx outflow Rs m5,9522,609 228.1%   
Net fx Rs m-4,320-2,254 191.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7,56511,174 67.7%  
From Investments Rs m-1,555-2,802 55.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,988-6,650 90.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m231,723 1.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 28.2 42.3 66.7%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 13.6 17.1 79.5%  
FIIs % 31.8 20.3 156.7%  
ADR/GDR % 1.1 0.0 -  
Free float % 25.3 20.2 125.2%  
Shareholders   96,086 21,021 457.1%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 76.2 3.6 2,117.2%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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