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SAURASHTRA CEMENT vs THE RAMCO CEMENTS - Comparison Results

SAURASHTRA CEMENT    Change

Saurashtra Cement, promoted by the Mahendra Mehta Group is primarily engaged in manufacturing and marketing cement.

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

    SAURASHTRA CEMENT THE RAMCO CEMENTS SAURASHTRA CEMENT/
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
 
P/E (TTM) x 27.8 30.8 90.2% View Chart
P/BV x 1.8 3.9 46.8% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 0.4 -  

Financials

 SAURASHTRA CEMENT   THE RAMCO CEMENTS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    SAURASHTRA CEMENT
Jun-99
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
Mar-18
SAURASHTRA CEMENT/
THE RAMCO CEMENTS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs34831 4.1%   
Low Rs19648 2.9%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs35.9187.8 19.1%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-2.724.0 -11.1%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs0.436.4 1.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs03.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %00.4 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs33.4174.3 19.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m47.16235.58 20.0%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -BB-  
Price / Sales ratio x0.73.9 18.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x-10.030.8 -32.4%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x69.420.3 342.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.84.2 18.7%  
Dividend payout %012.5 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m1,250174,211 0.7%   
No. of employees `0002.53.0 82.4%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1253,049 4.1%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th677.614,580.8 4.6%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th50.01,004.8 5.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-50.01,862.4 -2.7%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m1,69444,238 3.8%  
Other income Rs m105327 32.1%   
Total revenues Rs m1,79944,565 4.0%   
Gross profit Rs m17211,121 1.5%  
Depreciation Rs m1432,935 4.9%   
Interest Rs m259600 43.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m-1257,913 -1.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m048 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m02,311 0.0%   
Profit after tax Rs m-1255,651 -2.2%  
Gross profit margin %10.225.1 40.4%  
Effective tax rate %029.2 0.0%   
Net profit margin %-7.412.8 -57.8%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m1,42213,004 10.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m63718,564 3.4%   
Net working cap to sales %46.3-12.6 -368.7%  
Current ratio x2.20.7 318.7%  
Inventory Days Days8446 182.4%  
Debtors Days Days6136 168.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m2,47054,215 4.6%   
Share capital Rs m472236 200.3%   
"Free" reserves Rs m59840,815 1.5%   
Net worth Rs m1,57641,051 3.8%   
Long term debt Rs m5994,188 14.3%   
Total assets Rs m4,25871,580 5.9%  
Interest coverage x0.514.2 3.6%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.40.1 372.6%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.40.6 64.4%   
Return on assets %3.18.7 36.0%  
Return on equity %-7.913.8 -57.6%  
Return on capital %6.218.9 32.6%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %1.50-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m26NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m30351 8.5%   
Fx outflow Rs m942,824 3.3%   
Net fx Rs m-64-2,473 2.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m011,244 0.0%  
From Investments Rs mNA-4,900 0.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs mNA-7,930 0.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m0-1,586 0.0%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 28.5 42.3 67.4%  
Foreign collaborators % 35.3 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 14.7 17.1 86.0%  
FIIs % 0.0 20.3 -  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 21.4 20.2 105.9%  
Shareholders   0 21,021 -  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 3.6 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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