Idea Cellular LtdIDEA:NSI

101.40
1.40 / 1.40%
3.38m
34.28 %
0.579
Close in INRToday's changeShares traded1 year changeBeta
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About the company

349.20bn34.46bn199510.88k
Revenue in INR (TTM)Net income in INRIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryMobile TelecommunicationsLocation
Idea Cellular Ltd
Windsor', 5th Floor, Off CST Road
Near Vidya Nagari, Kalina, Santacruz(E)
MUMBAI400098
India
IND
Websitehttp://www.ideacellular.com
Idea Cellular Limited is an India-based holding company, which provides telecom services. The Company operates through two business segments, including Mobility Services, which provides Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) based mobile and related telephony services, and International Long Distance (ILD), which provides international long distance services. The Company offers voice, data, wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) services and other value added services (VAS). It provides GSM-based second generation (2G) and third generation (3G) mobile telecommunications services in around 22 service areas in India and around 21 service areas respectively. In addition, the Company operates a Web portal, www.ismartpacks.com, which gives customized data offers to prepaid customers. Its subsidiaries include Idea Cellular Services Limited, Idea Mobile Commerce Services Limited, Idea Cellular Infrastructure Services Limited, Idea Telesystems Limited and Aditya Birla Telecom Limited.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateIDEA:NSI since
announced
Transaction
value
Videocon TeleCommun Ltd-4G SpectrumAnnounced24 Nov 2015+27.29 %498.59m
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
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Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
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extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
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(TTM)
Inventory turnover
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Receivables turnover
(TTM)
Revenues per
employee (TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(TTM)
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average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
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(5 yr growth rate)
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(Year-over-year change%)
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(5 Yr growth rate)
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expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
Dividend
(5 yr growth rate)
Spark New Zealand Ltd
157.21bn16.76bn278.69bn5.09k16.673.497.491.770.20330.20331.910.97171.0914.436.64687,15611.637.3515.147.3575.2589.1210.725.590.831216.000.2802149.40-3.5557-7.535916.20147.70-11.50993.86
StarHub Ltd.
118.39bn18.58bn299.13bn3.28k16.1532.559.412.530.22230.22231.420.11031.2729.7814.94749,10120.0139.7547.5239.7557.9059.5615.7014.390.48724.550.782896.780.74272.11-2.37152.996.811.03
TPG Telecom Ltd
60.84bn10.73bn412.34bn93935.958.0323.296.780.28230.28231.601.260.8084136.5919.59--14.2615.5116.9315.5154.3154.0817.6416.990.961320.940.246342.4530.8720.1230.5232.0917.6623.52
Telekom Malaysia Berhad
190.36bn11.82bn406.18bn28.05k34.073.308.082.130.19490.19493.142.010.5252--3.68416,9612.887.073.757.07--56.665.4811.401.333.460.487965.785.715.47-17.82265.28-3.5473.00
Alibaba Hlth Infrmtn Tchnlgy Ltd
347.32m-1.68bn273.87bn282--20.50--788.51-0.0237-0.02370.00490.18780.0228--2.46140,014-11.4848-8.0515-12.1162-8.051559.0513.29-503.2227-23.026----0.00--35.26-33.5774-158.9949---8.2594--
PCCW Ltd
319.39bn28.91bn313.10bn23.30k10.563.453.100.98030.4470.4474.931.370.469514.337.731,561,4896.308.089.008.0855.3253.5613.4110.780.77613.640.770258.8421.825.8275.6017.0620.958.72
Jiangsu Brdcstg Cbl Infrn Ntwrk Corp Ltd
47.63bn7.92bn454.98bn5.97k50.623.68--9.550.29180.29181.774.01------774,110--------33.90--18.43--1.1243.290.0231--11.86--12.60------
True Corporation PCL
228.39bn11.45bn303.08bn2.45k24.362.136.631.330.26480.26485.133.020.506217.954.9048,779,0502.55-3.33094.37-3.330925.0924.685.03-3.92650.82154.400.4525--13.5111.82115.733.0339.02--
Intouch Holdings PCL
22.12bn29.35bn341.34bn8511.638.379.3015.434.794.773.616.660.227824.619.38136,261,00032.2243.8256.9943.8250.6038.48141.44154.940.8866--0.2732104.386.933.861.5817.9439.7612.84
Far EasTone Telecommunications Co., Ltd.
198.42bn23.22bn460.48bn7.48k19.853.2410.272.323.503.5029.8821.430.751124.1013.71--8.8312.7111.2612.7139.5740.7611.7612.670.958621.380.376104.135.029.41-2.91694.4715.496.02
Globe Telecom, Inc.
164.13bn23.54bn357.66bn6.20k15.204.186.972.18124.84124.84869.23454.110.63353.606.6818,701,9309.318.9513.678.9588.9591.1014.6910.340.629513.900.5269103.698.519.43170.441.290.1249-8.0332
Idea Cellular Ltd
349.20bn34.46bn365.08bn10.88k10.61--3.801.059.559.5596.82--------32,109,980--5.39--5.3955.7151.619.876.75--4.62--6.1119.0520.5662.2627.330.3333--
NEC Corp
1.67tn20.23bn453.15bn98.88k22.350.96586.040.271113.4213.421,109.21310.621.156.433.7629,151,8101.610.35022.810.350230.1030.021.410.16111.22--0.3961---3.5358-3.908769.8238.35-14.83980.00
Data as of Feb 07 2016. Currency figures normalised to Idea Cellular Ltd's reporting currency: Indian Rupee INR.
Data delayed at least 20 minutes, as of Feb 05 2016 21:39 GMT.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
First State Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 31 Dec 2015
179.83m5.00%
Schroder Investment Management Ltd.
as of 31 Dec 2015
85.27m2.37%
Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors)
as of 31 Dec 2015
70.38m1.96%
ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co. Ltd.
as of 31 Dec 2015
61.16m1.70%
BNP Paribas Investment Partners Asia Ltd.
as of 31 Dec 2015
48.15m1.34%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2015
42.02m1.17%
Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)
as of 31 Dec 2015
40.59m1.13%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 07 Jan 2016
25.77m0.72%
Franklin Templeton Asset Management (India) Pvt Ltd.
as of 31 Dec 2015
24.20m0.67%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
as of 31 Dec 2015
16.69m0.46%
16.50%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2014 - 31 Dec 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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