TelecommunicationsMobile Telecommunications
  • Price (INR)82.50
  • Today's Change-0.85 / -1.02%
  • Shares traded5.77m
  • 1 Year change-41.55%
  • Beta0.5646
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About the company

Idea Cellular Limited is an India-based company engaged in wireless telecommunication services. The Company operates in two business segments: Mobility Services, which provides global system for mobile communication (GSM) based mobile and related telephony services, and International Long Distance (ILD), which provides international long distance services. It is a mobile telecommunications operator offering voice, data and other value added services (VAS). It provides GSM-based second-generation (2G) services in approximately 20 service areas in India. The Company offers third generation (3G) services in over 20 service areas. It offers 3G services in over 10 service areas pursuant to spectrum allocated to it and in remaining service areas through intra-circle roaming (ICR) arrangements with other mobile telecommunication service providers. It also offers fourth generation (4G) services in over 10 service areas through 1800-megahertz (MHz) spectrum.

  • Revenue in INR (TTM)366.69bn
  • Net income in INR23.70bn
  • Incorporated1995
  • Employees12.49k
  • Location
    Idea Cellular LtdWindsor', 5th Floor, Off CST RoadNear Vidya Nagari, Kalina, Santacruz(E)MUMBAI 400098IndiaIND
  • Websitehttp://www.ideacellular.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
IDEA:NSI since
Videocon TeleCommun Ltd-4G SpectrumAnnounced24 Nov 201524 Nov 2015Announced-40.84%498.59m
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Peer analysis

CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesMarket Cap /
StarHub Ltd.2.41bn400.90m5.90bn3.13k5.90bn3.13k
Spark New Zealand Ltd3.50bn370.00m6.57bn5.57k6.57bn5.57k
TPG Telecom Ltd2.39bn379.60m7.76bn939.007.76bn939.00
Telekom Malaysia Berhad12.01bn821.20m25.55bn28.01k25.55bn28.01k
Dr Peng Telecom & Media Group Co Ltd8.58bn702.64m29.69bn47.26k29.69bn47.26k
China Communications Services Corp. Ltd.99.60bn2.85bn33.24bn109.00k33.24bn109.00k
PCCW Ltd39.76bn2.09bn37.65bn24.50k37.65bn24.50k
Alibaba Hlth Infrmtn Tchnlgy Ltd65.87m-223.01m39.03bn263.0039.03bn263.00
Jiangsu Brdcstg Cbl Infrn Ntwrk Corp Ltd4.71bn764.10m40.20bn7.17k40.20bn7.17k
Far Eastern New Century Corp215.54bn4.29bn127.40bn28.56k127.40bn28.56k
Intouch Holdings PCL12.73bn19.06bn173.95bn85.00173.95bn85.00
Globe Telecom, Inc.125.69bn16.19bn277.73bn6.90k277.73bn6.90k
Idea Cellular Ltd366.69bn23.70bn297.09bn12.49k297.09bn12.49k
Data as of Sep 23 2016. Currency figures normalised to Idea Cellular Ltd's reporting currency: Indian Rupee INR

Institutional shareholders

18.61%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
First State Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 31 Jul 2016221.25m6.14%
ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (Invt Port)as of 31 Aug 201692.67m2.57%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 30 Jun 201678.74m2.19%
Schroder Investment Management Ltd.as of 30 Jun 201666.41m1.84%
BNP Paribas Investment Partners Asia Ltd.as of 29 Jul 201647.83m1.33%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Aug 201643.73m1.21%
Franklin Templeton Asset Management (India) Pvt Ltd.as of 31 Aug 201640.95m1.14%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 07 Sep 201632.48m0.90%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 30 Jun 201623.71m0.66%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 30 Jun 201622.56m0.63%
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Data from 30 Jun 2016 - 31 Aug 2016Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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