TelecommunicationsMobile Telecommunications
  • Price (INR)78.30
  • Today's Change2.00 / 2.62%
  • Shares traded11.70m
  • 1 Year change-48.11%
  • Beta0.6481
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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-43.85%498.59m
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
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(YOY change %)
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(YOY change %)
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StarHub Ltd.2.41bn400.90m5.87bn3.13k14.6926.428.822.430.23070.23071.390.12831.1929.4013.37770,840.0019.7419.4240.2741.5959.0859.0916.6115.060.87524.820.816391.062.391.780.48587.183.860.00
Spark New Zealand Ltd3.50bn370.00m6.33bn5.57k17.093.757.751.810.20220.20221.910.92031.0910.116.95627,940.4011.498.7814.5912.0678.1885.0110.588.340.869816.790.3419114.54-0.0572-6.92-0.8043---16.095.92
TPG Telecom Ltd2.39bn379.60m6.47bn939.0016.833.6510.172.710.45340.45342.852.090.8803130.7822.85--14.1813.7116.5516.4351.2652.9016.1116.960.6745--0.436438.5087.9332.9769.3937.1745.3926.37
Dr Peng Telecom & Media Group Co Ltd8.58bn702.64m31.50bn47.26k44.785.17--3.670.49760.49766.084.310.475354.8827.66181,608.203.883.759.557.8357.8351.378.178.020.372711.880.185429.5513.8335.0934.1436.4554.44--
Alibaba Hlth Infrmtn Tchnlgy Ltd65.15m-220.57m33.63bn263.00--23.89--516.13-0.027-0.0270.0080.1720.0411--96.25247,717.20-14.43-10.09-15.46-11.2767.1320.93-351.56-67.74----0.00--90.27-29.33-135.91--5.49--
China Communications Services Corp. Ltd.98.51bn2.82bn34.63bn109.00k12.,740.904.204.929.6711.0113.5615.042.873.361.45--0.00336.5910.6412.268.565.29-0.1997-3.89
PCCW Ltd39.76bn2.09bn36.59bn24.50k17.203.183.620.92040.27550.27555.231.490.527117.928.731,565,
Far Eastern New Century Corp215.54bn4.29bn130.34bn28.56k28.440.68464.440.60470.85620.856243.0235.570.41046.948.39--2.013.832.975.8623.4020.214.907.000.8918--0.441869.06-7.461.71-25.97-8.966.95-10.86
Intouch Holdings PCL12.73bn19.06bn172.35bn85.
Tata Communications Limited204.31bn-1.36bn184.18bn8.00k----8.690.9015-4.77-4.77717.37--------25,554,660.00---1.26---2.0950.9343.45-0.6585-1.65--1.22----3.4811.55-16,521.71--3.6816.54
Globe Telecom, Inc.125.69bn16.19bn252.24bn6.90k15.624.056.362.01121.62121.62941.60469.610.59853.186.0820,331,240.007.986.6012.779.7289.1690.1613.3310.590.449610.090.585691.8016.2112.4719.4310.4512.730.739
Idea Cellular Ltd366.69bn23.70bn274.76bn12.49k11.61--2.920.74936.576.57101.70--------29,356,530.00--4.28--5.5655.2954.366.467.34--2.46--6.9413.9718.44-3.5427.93-2.44--
Indosat Tbk PT28.09tn-148.13bn34.78tn4.36k--2.703.841.24-27.26-27.265,169.512,371.400.5167178.3310.126,502,495,000.000.0078-1.540.0128-2.1464.5261.630.015-3.530.38570.98070.6435--11.146.2234.77--2.39--
Data as of Oct 20 2016. Currency figures normalised to Idea Cellular Ltd's reporting currency: Indian Rupee INR

Institutional shareholders

0.00%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
First State Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 31 Aug 2016223.01m6.19%
ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co. Ltd. (Invt Port)as of 30 Sep 201692.17m2.56%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)as of 30 Jun 201678.74m2.19%
Schroder Investment Management Ltd.as of 30 Jun 201663.25m1.76%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Aug 201643.75m1.22%
Franklin Templeton Asset Management (India) Pvt Ltd.as of 31 Aug 201640.95m1.14%
BNP Paribas Investment Partners Asia Ltd.as of 31 Aug 201639.76m1.10%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 04 Oct 201632.64m0.91%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 31 Jul 201624.52m0.68%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)as of 31 Jul 201623.71m0.66%
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