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INDIA CEMENTS vs THE RAMCO CEMENTS - 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

THE RAMCO CEMENTS 
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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 38.0 30.8 123.1% View Chart
P/BV x 0.7 3.9 17.7% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.8 0.4 192.7%  

Financials

 INDIA CEMENTS   THE RAMCO CEMENTS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-17
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
Mar-18
INDIA CEMENTS/
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs174831 20.9%   
Low Rs83648 12.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs190.8187.8 101.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs5.324.0 22.1%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs14.336.4 39.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.003.00 33.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.80.4 191.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs168.5174.3 96.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m307.17235.58 130.4%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -BB-  
Price / Sales ratio x0.73.9 17.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x24.230.8 78.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x9.020.3 44.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.84.2 18.0%  
Dividend payout %18.812.5 150.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m39,471174,211 22.7%   
No. of employees `0002.73.0 88.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,8213,049 125.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th21,926.214,580.8 150.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,429.61,004.8 142.3%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th610.11,862.4 32.8%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m58,60944,238 132.5%  
Other income Rs m193327 59.0%   
Total revenues Rs m58,80244,565 131.9%   
Gross profit Rs m9,00311,121 81.0%  
Depreciation Rs m2,7602,935 94.0%   
Interest Rs m3,800600 633.4%   
Profit before tax Rs m2,6367,913 33.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m-7548 -155.9%   
Prior Period Items Rs m100-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m9402,311 40.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,6315,651 28.9%  
Gross profit margin %15.425.1 61.1%  
Effective tax rate %35.729.2 122.1%   
Net profit margin %2.812.8 21.8%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m19,40613,004 149.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m24,21218,564 130.4%   
Net working cap to sales %-8.2-12.6 65.2%  
Current ratio x0.80.7 114.4%  
Inventory Days Days4846 104.0%  
Debtors Days Days3336 89.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m73,94154,215 136.4%   
Share capital Rs m3,082236 1,307.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m48,66840,815 119.2%   
Net worth Rs m51,74941,051 126.1%   
Long term debt Rs m24,5154,188 585.4%   
Total assets Rs m109,34771,580 152.8%  
Interest coverage x1.714.2 11.9%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50.1 464.4%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.6 86.7%   
Return on assets %5.08.7 56.9%  
Return on equity %3.213.8 22.9%  
Return on capital %8.418.9 44.1%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,632351 465.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m5,9522,824 210.8%   
Net fx Rs m-4,320-2,473 174.7%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7,56511,244 67.3%  
From Investments Rs m-1,555-4,900 31.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,988-7,930 75.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m23-1,586 -1.4%  

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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