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THE RAMCO CEMENTS vs BIRLA CORP - Comparison Results

THE RAMCO CEMENTS    Change

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

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

    THE RAMCO CEMENTS BIRLA CORP THE RAMCO CEMENTS/
BIRLA CORP
 
P/E (TTM) x 25.0 27.0 92.6% View Chart
P/BV x 5.3 2.7 196.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 0.6 69.5%  

Financials

 THE RAMCO CEMENTS   BIRLA CORP
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    THE RAMCO CEMENTS
Mar-16
BIRLA CORP
Mar-16
THE RAMCO CEMENTS/
BIRLA CORP
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs428544 78.7%   
Low Rs279322 86.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs151.4425.3 35.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs23.520.4 114.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs34.739.8 87.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.006.00 50.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.81.4 61.2%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs129.1352.2 36.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m238.0777.01 309.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x2.31.0 229.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x15.121.2 71.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x10.210.9 93.6%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.71.2 222.8%  
Dividend payout %12.829.4 43.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m84,15833,330 252.5%   
No. of employees `0002.8NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m2,5992,453 106.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th12,664.3NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th913.3NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th1,962.3NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m36,04332,750 110.1%  
Other income Rs m9031,638 55.1%   
Total revenues Rs m36,94634,388 107.4%   
Gross profit Rs m10,6392,855 372.6%  
Depreciation Rs m2,6861,493 179.8%   
Interest Rs m1,821816 223.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m7,0352,184 322.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m-10 -900.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-315 0.0%   
Tax Rs m1,449296 490.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m5,5851,574 354.9%  
Gross profit margin %29.58.7 338.6%  
Effective tax rate %20.613.5 152.2%   
Net profit margin %15.54.8 322.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m13,03825,626 50.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m14,8979,825 151.6%   
Net working cap to sales %-5.248.2 -10.7%  
Current ratio x0.92.6 33.6%  
Inventory Days Days5663 88.1%  
Debtors Days Days4711 451.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m50,79220,930 242.7%   
Share capital Rs m238770 30.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m29,23025,760 113.5%   
Net worth Rs m30,73327,121 113.3%   
Long term debt Rs m10,7107,949 134.7%   
Total assets Rs m70,24951,578 136.2%  
Interest coverage x4.93.7 132.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.30.3 118.9%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.6 80.8%   
Return on assets %10.54.6 227.6%  
Return on equity %18.25.8 313.2%  
Return on capital %21.47.7 279.1%  
Exports to sales %1.11.2 90.1%   
Imports to sales %13.03.7 355.3%   
Exports (fob) Rs m400403 99.2%   
Imports (cif) Rs m4,6931,200 391.1%   
Fx inflow Rs m401403 99.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m4,7172,512 187.7%   
Net fx Rs m-4,315-2,109 204.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m10,6742,449 435.8%  
From Investments Rs m-2,336-76 3,090.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-8,081-2,012 401.7%  
Net Cashflow Rs m257362 71.1%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 42.3 62.9 67.2%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 17.1 17.0 100.5%  
FIIs % 20.3 1.4 1,450.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 20.2 18.7 108.0%  
Shareholders   21,021 22,370 94.0%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 3.6 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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