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THE RAMCO CEMENTS vs AMBUJA CEMENT - 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

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

    THE RAMCO CEMENTS AMBUJA CEMENT THE RAMCO CEMENTS/
AMBUJA CEMENT
 
P/E (TTM) x 34.4 20.5 168.1% View Chart
P/BV x 5.3 2.2 243.5% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 1.3 27.0%  

Financials

 THE RAMCO CEMENTS   AMBUJA CEMENT
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    THE RAMCO CEMENTS
Mar-17
AMBUJA CEMENT
Dec-16
THE RAMCO CEMENTS/
AMBUJA CEMENT
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs728282 258.2%   
Low Rs396185 214.1%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs166.6101.2 164.7%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs27.95.6 494.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs39.113.0 300.5%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.002.80 107.1%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.51.2 44.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs159.497.7 163.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m238.071,985.97 12.0%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -ESOS-  
Price / Sales ratio x3.42.3 146.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x20.241.4 48.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x14.417.9 80.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x3.52.4 147.5%  
Dividend payout %10.849.6 21.7%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m133,795463,724 28.9%   
No. of employees `0002.9NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m2,78513,972 19.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th13,761.1NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th966.1NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,303.1NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m39,673200,940 19.7%  
Other income Rs m3825,181 7.4%   
Total revenues Rs m40,056206,121 19.4%   
Gross profit Rs m11,90431,192 38.2%  
Depreciation Rs m2,66914,632 18.2%   
Interest Rs m1,0491,405 74.6%   
Profit before tax Rs m8,56920,336 42.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m9888 111.1%   
Prior Period Items Rs m0-3,067 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-386 0.0%   
Tax Rs m2,0275,760 35.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m6,64011,211 59.2%  
Gross profit margin %30.015.5 193.3%  
Effective tax rate %23.728.3 83.5%   
Net profit margin %16.75.6 300.0%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m14,21881,480 17.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m20,25575,470 26.8%   
Net working cap to sales %-15.23.0 -508.7%  
Current ratio x0.71.1 65.0%  
Inventory Days Days5339 134.9%  
Debtors Days Days5114 368.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m52,437219,854 23.9%   
Share capital Rs m2383,971 6.0%   
"Free" reserves Rs m37,717190,067 19.8%   
Net worth Rs m37,955194,039 19.6%   
Long term debt Rs m5,110236 2,167.3%   
Total assets Rs m70,705327,330 21.6%  
Interest coverage x9.215.5 59.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.10 11,079.9%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.6 91.4%   
Return on assets %10.93.9 282.1%  
Return on equity %17.55.8 302.8%  
Return on capital %22.69.5 238.5%  
Exports to sales %00.2 0.0%   
Imports to sales %01.7 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA311 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA3,486 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m355364 97.5%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,6096,322 41.3%   
Net fx Rs m-2,254-5,958 37.8%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m11,17428,151 39.7%  
From Investments Rs m-2,802-40,988 6.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-6,650-9,608 69.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1,723-7,693 -22.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 42.3 0.8 5,287.5%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 50.5 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 17.1 9.4 181.9%  
FIIs % 20.3 30.6 66.3%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 1.6 -  
Free float % 20.2 8.0 252.5%  
Shareholders   21,021 179,823 11.7%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 3.6 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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