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Cement(All) No. of players - 63
Industry News
Cement industry should grow by 20-25% over next three decades: DIPP Secretary    IRIS   02-Mar-15
Railway Budget-freight hike to hit cement manufacturers    IRIS   26-Feb-15
HDFC Sec maintains 'Sell' on Ambuja Cement    IRIS   20-Feb-15
Panyam Cements & Mineral Industries loss narrows in Oct-Dec quarter    IRIS   13-Feb-15
Angel Broking maintains Buy on India Cements    IRIS   12-Feb-15
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Quarterly Aggregates No: of Players - 24
  Previous Quarter Latest Quarter
Sales (Rs Mn) 141271.93 141944.69
PAT (Rs Mn) 7189.54 10179.15
Operating Margin (%) 6.29 5.30
Net Margin (%) 5.09 7.17
Aggregates based on the list of companies whose latest results are available
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  • India is the second largest producer of cement in the world after China, accounting for about 6-7 per cent of the world capacity.
  • The production grew by a record 15% to 94.21 mn tonnes in 1999-2000.
  • As on March 31, 2000 there were 113 large plants, accounting for 92% of the total capacity and 300 white and mini plants in India.
  • There is a high degree of fragmentation in the industry with over 60 players, but the top 5 players account for over 50% of the capacity.
  • Within the next 3-5 years the industry is expected to be dominated by five to six big players and less than ten companies in all, both Indian and foreign.
  • There has been an increased level of MNC activity in the domestic market, with strategic tie-ups, mergers and acquisitions.
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NSE Ups/Downs      04-Mar 15:50:54
Top Gainers
Company Price Change Volume
  (Rs) (Rs) (Nos)
ULTRACEMCO 3310.30 197.80 2,78,837
ACC LTD 1725.15 100.10 4,23,168
JKCEMENT 730.10 39.70 38,510
PRISM CEMENT 130.40 27.50 16,81,723
KAKATCEM 127.70 17.90 13,113
Top Losers
OCL INDIA L 450.45 -121.80 52,389
SHREE CEMENT 11238.15 -61.65 5,942
SAGCEM 315.30 -24.80 1,218
BIRLACORPN 444.15 -11.90 15,716
JK LAKSHMI 376.15 -8.45 2,14,239
Mutual Fund Holdings
Top3 Schemes by value
Fund Scheme Date Value
(Rs Mn)
ICICI Prudential MF ICICI Prudential Discovery Fund - Growth Option 31-Jan-15 3596.05
UTI MF UTI Equity Fund - Growth 31-Jan-15 2553.72
HDFC MF HDFC Top 200 Fund-Growth 31-Jan-15 2248.57
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