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Chart: India Cement

Source: Credit Suisse Research Report
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Cement Sellside Research

The Curious Case of the Indian Cement Sector

Hat Tip: Nooresh

Source: Kotak Research

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Cement

Cement Stocks on a tear

Normally, cement stocks soften when the monsoon begins.

This year seems to be an exception as the table below shows:

Symbol Close on 30 May,2014 Close on 18 June,2014 Gain
AMBUJACEM 217.6 221.5 1.79%
BIRLACORPN 361.55 386.95 7.03%
SHREECEM 6851.05 7335.5 7.07%
ACC 1337 1475.2 10.34%
INDIACEM 99.85 114.05 14.22%
MANGLMCEM 182.75 210.1 14.97%
OCL 226.7 263.15 16.08%
ULTRACEMCO 2382.2 2805.1 17.75%
JKCEMENT 333.65 406.4 21.80%
KAKATCEM 90.9 113.05 24.37%
JKLAKSHMI 190.4 238.1 25.05%
PRISMCEM 59.3 75.65 27.57%
NCLIND 25.85 33.8 30.75%
BURNPUR 10.1 13.3 31.68%
DALMIABHA 373.55 496 32.78%
KCP 36.95 49.65 34.37%

 

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Cement stocks crack in June 2013

This post is in continuation of my 5 Stocks Series (see here)

Cement stocks cracked in June 2013 as can be seen from the table below:

Symbol Close on 31 May,2013 Close on 28 June,2013 Loss
PRISMCEM 41.65 34.45 -17.29%
ANDHRACEMT 7.2 6 -16.67%
BINANIIND 86.55 72.6 -16.12%
INDIACEM 66.7 56.85 -14.77%
BIRLACORPN 250.5 218.2 -12.89%
HEIDELBERG 47.45 42.3 -10.85%
JKLAKSHMI 107.25 96.75 -9.79%
SAGCEM 210.7 194 -7.93%
SHREECEM 4957.35 4667.2 -5.85%
KCP 28.8 27.5 -4.51%
DALMIABHA 132.3 128.05 -3.21%
JKCEMENT 235.8 228.4 -3.14%
OCL 147.4 145.15 -1.53%
SANGHIIND 17.65 17.4 -1.42%
MANGLMCEM 121.15 119.55 -1.32%
BVCL 6.1 6.05 -0.82%
ULTRACEMCO 1878.3 1877 -0.07%
DECCANCE 185 185 0.00%
KAKATCEM 70 70 0.00%
ACC 1218.75 1222.65 0.32%
AMBUJACEM 182.35 186.85 2.47%
MADRASCEM 222.45 227.95 2.47%
NCLIND 24.95 25.8 3.41%
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Cement

Cement stocks take it on the chin

I always find it interesting when a sector under performs when the markets are doing well.

Cement has been the big underperformer of 2013 so far as can be seen from the table below (Close of 31 Dec,2012-Close of 15 Jan 2013):

Company Rise/Decline in %
BIRLACORPN 7.083471899
NCLIND 4.485488127
ANDHRACEMT 3.333333333
BURNPUR 2.325581395
OCL 1.061712011
KAKATCEM -0.777047221
AMBUJACEM -1.443504231
PRISMCEM -2.104208417
SANGHIIND -2.232142857
BINANIIND -2.372262774
SHREECEM -2.56092835
INDIACEM -2.916895982
ACC -3.05823209
ULTRACEMCO -3.310174697
BVCL -3.553299492
HEIDELBERG -3.726708075
MADRASCEM -5.571370476
GUJSIDHCEM -5.576208178
JKCEMENT -6.493686693
KCP -7.3089701
CHETTINAD -8.026554013
SAGCEM -8.631977946
DECCANCE -8.787878788
MANGLMCEM -10.45679692
JKLAKSHMI -12.22531724