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GSK Consumer: Brand relaunch working?

Apr 30, 2004

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (erstwhile SmithKline Beecham Consumer Healthcare) has reported a healthy 16% growth in net sales during the March quarter. However, weakness in the operating margins continued and the company finished the quarter with just 7% profit growth.

(Rs m) 1QFY04 1QFY05 Change FY04
Net sales 1,817 2,101 15.6% 7,991
Other Income 39 40 3.6% 194
Expenditure 1,467 1,759 19.9% 6,836
Operating Profit (EBDIT) 350 341 -2.4% 1,155
Operating Profit Margin (%) 19.2% 16.2%   14.5%
Interest (net) 2 -8 - -4
Depreciation 91 89 -2.2% 358
Profit before Tax 295 301 1.9% 996
Tax 99 106 7.2% 232
Extraordinary items -15 0 - 0
Profit after Tax/(Loss) 182 195 7.4% 764
Net profit margin (%) 10.0% 9.3%   9.6%
No. of Shares (m) 45.4 45.4   45.4
Diluted Earnings per share (Rs)* 16.0 17.2   16.8
Current P/e ratio   14.5   14.8
*(annualised)        

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