UltraTech shares hit all-time high on acquisition of Kesoram’s cement biz for ₹7,600 cr
This is the second deal in two days after the Aditya Birla Group company acquired 0.54 mtpa cement grinding assets of Burnpur Cement for ₹169.79 crore on November 29.
UltraTech’s board approves ₹13,000 cr capex for capacity expansion; stock rises 2%
The Aditya Birla Group company proposes to increase its cement capacity by another 21.9 MTPA with a mix of brown field and green field projects.
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Cement sector’s M&A streak over for now
UBS believes inorganic proposition is not value accretive given the combination of overcapacity and weak demand
UltraTech Q4 results: Profit falls 36% to ₹1,666 cr
The cement maker's board recommended a dividend of ₹38 per equity share.
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Why cement stocks bucked positive broader market?
Shares of UltraTech Cement dropped 5% intraday after it announced a capital expenditure of ₹12,886 crore to increase its capacity.
Ultratech Cement net profit jumps 47% to ₹2,620 crore
Net sales of the company rose to ₹15,557 crore during the quarter.
Century buy to boost UltraTech’s India lead
The deal will help UltraTech Cement attain a stronger presence in India’s eastern, central and western markets.
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