1. Is The India Cements Ltd a good quality company?
Past 10 year's financial track record analysis by Moneyworks4me indicates that The India Cements Ltd is a average quality company.
2. Is The India Cements Ltd undervalued or overvalued?
The key valuation ratios of The India Cements Ltd's currently when compared to its past seem to suggest it is in the Fair zone.
3. Is The India Cements Ltd a good buy now?
The Price Trend analysis by MoneyWorks4Me indicates it is Strong which suggest that the price of The India Cements Ltd is likely to Rise in the short term. However, please check the rating on Quality and Valuation before investing
Data adjusted to bonus, split, extra-ordinary income, rights issue and change in financial year end.
Value Creation ⓘ
Value Creation Index Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|ROCE % ⓘ||5.5%||2.3%||4.7%||5.4%||5.3%||4.2%||3.4%||3%||4.6%||2.1%||-|
|Value Creation Index ⓘ||-0.6||-0.8||-0.7||-0.6||-0.6||-0.7||-0.8||-0.8||-0.7||-0.9||-|
Growth Parameters ⓘ
Growth Parameters Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-3.4%||-0.4%||-4.4%||20.1%||1.9%||8.7%||-10.1%||-12.3%||6.2%||-|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||5.3||-2.8||0.9||4.3||5.6||3.4||2||0.9||6.9||1.2||-2.6|
|YoY Gr. Rt. %||-||-152.9%||NA||369.6%||29.6%||-39.8%||-42.1%||-55.9%||707%||-82.7%||-|
|BVPS (₹) ⓘ||119.1||113.7||107.1||162.1||166.3||168.1||169.1||174.7||181.3||187.7||185.9|
|Adj Net Profit ⓘ||164||-86.5||28.3||133||172||104||60.4||26.6||215||37.2||-82|
|Cash Flow from Ops. ⓘ||666||536||579||917||812||468||413||414||1,036||370||-|
|Debt/CF from Ops. ⓘ||4.5||6||5.5||3.4||3.6||6.6||7.9||8.5||2.9||8.3||-|
CAGR Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|9 Years||5 Years||3 Years||1 Years|
|Adj EPS ⓘ||-15.3%||-26.5%||-14.9%||-82.7%|
Key Financial Parameters ⓘ
Performance Ratio Colour Code Guide ⓘ
|Return on Equity % ⓘ||4||-2.2||0.8||3.1||3.4||2||1.2||0.5||3.9||0.7||-1.4|
|Op. Profit Mgn % ⓘ||18||12||15.5||18.4||17||13.6||11.4||11.6||18.2||9.8||2|
|Net Profit Mgn % ⓘ||3.6||-2||0.6||3.1||3.4||2||1.1||0.5||4.9||0.8||-1.6|
|Debt to Equity ⓘ||0.8||0.9||1||0.6||0.6||0.6||0.6||0.7||0.5||0.5||0.3|
|Working Cap Days ⓘ||226||250||240||212||172||207||216||260||286||283||192|
|Cash Conv. Cycle ⓘ||-11||-9||-12||0||2||12||23||28||15||40||0|
Debt to equity has declined versus last 3 years average to 0.53
Return on Equity is Poor
Sales growth has been subdued in last 3 years -5.74%
Sales growth is not so good in last 4 quarters at 9.60%
|TTM EPS (₹)||-2.6||-0.9|
|TTM Sales (₹ Cr.)||5,201||5,420|
|BVPS (₹.) ⓘ||185.9||191|
|Reserves (₹ Cr.) ⓘ||5,451||5,610|
|From the Market|
|52 Week Low / High (₹)||145.55 / 298.45|
|All Time Low / High (₹)||12.85 / 333.00|
|Market Cap (₹ Cr.)||7,712|
|Equity (₹ Cr.)||309.9|
|Face Value (₹)||10|
|Industry PE ⓘ||43|
The India Cements Ltd. is a cement manufacturing company in India. It was established in 1946. The company is amongst India's leading manufacturers and supplier of cement and rated as one of the best cement companies in India. The company a distribution network with over 10000 stockists. Its brands include Coromandel King-Sankar Sakthi- Raasi Gold Coromandel-Sankar-Raasi blended cements and Sulphate Resisting Portland Cement. The company is the largest producer of cement in South India. The company has several plants in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh India which cater to all major markets in South India and Maharashtra.
Business area of the company
The company is engaged in the manufacture of products that will enable the customer to build structures which are durable, cost effective and conducive for human life style. The company produces blended cement which uses fly ash, a natural waste of the thermal power plants as an additive thereby contributing to the improvement in the environment. All the products of the company comply with relevant standards applicable. The company is also focused on continuous improvement of its clinker to cement ratio resulting in conservation of limestone and reduction of CO2 emission.
Brands of the company
Sankar Super Power - Sankar Super Power is a six decade brand with emotional values providing trust and confidence for its consumers over generations. Strong houses built with Sankar Super Power created peaceful homes. The most popular brand across TN and Kerala.
Coromandel King - Coromandel is a brand with rationale value offering reassurance for the strength and durability of cement and provides value for money. A brand most popular in all the metros! Trusted by all, it's a favourite brand of Engineers & Architects.
Raasi Gold - Raasi Gold is a brand with sentimental value foreseeing golden times for those living in their stronger homes. A household name in Andhra Pradesh and Orissa, it has stood the test of time over three decades.
Awards and Recognitions