Ambuja Cements (BOM:500425)

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The Economic Times  Nov 14  Comment 
"Short Ambuja Cements with stoploss of Rs 230 for target of Rs 222 or end of the session."
The Hindu Business Line  Oct 31  Comment 
MorningstarAmbuja Cements (Hold)CMP: ₹227.45Fair value: ₹262Investors should greet Ambuja Cements’ September quarter results with enthusiasm as Ambuja has beaten...
The Economic Times  Oct 30  Comment 
Two of India’s largest cement manufacturers, Ambuja Cements and ACC, reported dramatically higher profits, helped by recovery
The Hindu Business Line  Oct 30  Comment 
Ambuja Cements Ltd posted a 44 per cent rise in  net profit at Rs 239.06 crore during Q3 of 2014 as against Rs 165.97 crore booked during Q3 of 2013 on a standalone basis.Total Incom...
The Economic Times  Oct 30  Comment 
"Ambuja Cements Ltd is a 'SELL' call with a target of 221 and a stop loss of 228."
The Economic Times  Oct 17  Comment 
"Ambuja Cements Ltd is a 'SELL' call with a target of Rs 203 and a stop loss of Rs 208."
The Economic Times  Oct 16  Comment 
Ambuja Cements Ltd is a 'SELL' call with a target of Rs 200 and a stop loss of Rs 211.75.
The Economic Times  Sep 26  Comment 
"Ambuja Cements Ltd is a 'SELL' call with a target of Rs 196 and a stop loss of Rs 211."
The Economic Times  Sep 16  Comment 
'Ambuja Cements Ltd is a 'SELL' call with a target of Rs 201 and a stop loss of Rs 214.'
The Economic Times  Sep 9  Comment 
"Ambuja Cements Ltd is a 'BUY' call with a target of Rs 223 and a stop loss of Rs 216."




 
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Ambuja Cements Limited is the largest cement company in India (by market capitalization).


Business Overview

Ambuja Cements Limited was earlier known as Gujarat Ambuja Cements Limited (GACL). The company was set up in 1986. In this short span Ambuja Cements has achieved massive growth and presently, the total cement capacity of the company is 18.5 million tonnes. The company has three subsidiaries, viz, Ambuja Cement Rajasthan Limited (ACRL), Ambuja Cement Eastern Limited (ACEL) and Ambuja Cement India Limited (ACIL). Ambuja also has a strategic investment in ACC through its subsidiary (ACIL).

Ambuja cement is the first company to introduce the concept of bulk cement movement by sea in India. This resulted in speedier transportation and brought many coastal markets within easy reach. Ambuja Cements has a port terminal at Muldwarka, Gujarat. It is an all weather port that handles ships with 40,000 DWT. The port has a fleet of seven ships with a capacity of 20500 DWT to ferry bulk cement to the packaging units. The company has bulk cement terminals at Surat, Panvel, and Galle. The Surat terminal has a storage capacity of 15,000 tonnes and Panvel terminal has a storage capacity of 17,500 tonnes. Both the terminals have bulk cement unloading facility. The port at Galle, 120 km from Colombo, Sri Lanka, handles million tonnes of cement annually.

The company is expanding its clinker capacity by 4.5 million tonnes, cement capacity by 6 million tonnes and power generation capacity by 178 MW at different locations with total investment of Rs.3350 crore. On completion of all these projects, the cement capacity of the company shall go up from 16 million tonnes to 22 million tonnes.




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