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THE RAMCO CEMENTS vs INDIA CEMENTS - 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

INDIA CEMENTS 
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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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Current Valuations

    THE RAMCO CEMENTS INDIA CEMENTS THE RAMCO CEMENTS/
INDIA CEMENTS
 
P/E (TTM) x 25.0 31.9 78.3% View Chart
P/BV x 5.3 1.1 486.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 0.5 80.5%  

Financials

 THE RAMCO CEMENTS   INDIA CEMENTS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    THE RAMCO CEMENTS
Mar-16
INDIA CEMENTS
Mar-17
THE RAMCO CEMENTS/
INDIA CEMENTS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs428174 246.1%   
Low Rs27983 335.7%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs151.4190.8 79.3%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs23.55.3 441.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs34.714.3 243.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs3.001.00 300.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.80.8 109.1%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs129.1168.5 76.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m238.07307.17 77.5%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x2.30.7 346.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x15.124.2 62.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x10.29.0 113.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.70.8 359.0%  
Dividend payout %12.818.8 67.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m84,15839,471 213.2%   
No. of employees `0002.82.7 106.5%   
Total wages/salary Rs m2,5993,821 68.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th12,664.321,926.2 57.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th913.31,429.6 63.9%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th1,962.3610.1 321.7%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m36,04358,609 61.5%  
Other income Rs m903193 468.1%   
Total revenues Rs m36,94658,802 62.8%   
Gross profit Rs m10,6399,003 118.2%  
Depreciation Rs m2,6862,760 97.3%   
Interest Rs m1,8213,800 47.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m7,0352,636 266.9%   
Minority Interest Rs m-1-75 1.2%   
Prior Period Items Rs m010 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m1,449940 154.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m5,5851,631 342.5%  
Gross profit margin %29.515.4 192.2%  
Effective tax rate %20.635.7 57.8%   
Net profit margin %15.52.8 556.9%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m13,03819,406 67.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m14,89724,212 61.5%   
Net working cap to sales %-5.2-8.2 62.9%  
Current ratio x0.90.8 109.2%  
Inventory Days Days5648 115.6%  
Debtors Days Days4733 145.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m50,79273,941 68.7%   
Share capital Rs m2383,082 7.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m29,23048,668 60.1%   
Net worth Rs m30,73351,749 59.4%   
Long term debt Rs m10,71024,515 43.7%   
Total assets Rs m70,249109,347 64.2%  
Interest coverage x4.91.7 287.1%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.30.5 73.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.5 95.7%   
Return on assets %10.55.0 212.3%  
Return on equity %18.23.2 576.7%  
Return on capital %21.48.4 255.8%  
Exports to sales %1.10-   
Imports to sales %13.00-   
Exports (fob) Rs m400NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m4,693NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m4011,632 24.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m4,7175,952 79.2%   
Net fx Rs m-4,315-4,320 99.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m10,6747,565 141.1%  
From Investments Rs m-2,336-1,555 150.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-8,081-5,988 134.9%  
Net Cashflow Rs m25723 1,138.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 42.3 28.2 150.0%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 17.1 13.6 125.7%  
FIIs % 20.3 31.8 63.8%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 1.1 -  
Free float % 20.2 25.3 79.8%  
Shareholders   21,021 96,086 21.9%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 3.6 76.2 4.7%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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