COLGATE Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 12.6%

Helping You Build Wealth With Honest Research
Since 1996. Try Now

  • MyStocks

MEMBER'S LOGINX

     
Login Failure
   
     
   
     
 
 
 
(Please do not use this option on a public machine)
 
     
 
 
 
  Sign Up | Forgot Password?  

COLGATE Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 12.6%
Thu, 24 Jan

COLGATE has announced its results for the quarter ended December 2018. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

COLGATE Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Dec-17*
3
Sep-18*
3
Dec-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m10,33311,68010,994-5.9%6.4%
Other incomeRs m908679-8.4%-12.5%
TurnoverRs m10,42411,76711,073-5.9%6.2%
ExpensesRs m7,5098,3857,849-6.4%4.5%
Gross profitRs m2,8243,2963,145-4.6%11.3%
DepreciationRs m3963984061.9%2.6%
InterestRs m0000.0%0.0%
Profit before taxRs m2,5192,9842,818-5.6%11.9%
TaxRs m8121,020897-12.1%10.4%
Profit after taxRs m1,7071,9641,921-2.2%12.6%
Gross profit margin%27.328.228.6
Effective tax rate%32.334.231.8
Net profit margin%16.416.717.3
* Results Consolidated
Interim results exclude extraordinary / exceptional items
Source: Company Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


Year-on-Year Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 6.4% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 4.5% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 11.3% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 28.6% in 3QFY19 as against 27.3% in 3QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges increased by 2.6% and finance costs increased by 0.0% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income declined by 12.5% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter increased by 12.6% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter increased from 16.4% in 3QFY18 to 17.3% in 3QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 5.9% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were down by 6.4% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit increased by 4.6% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a growth and stood at 28.6% in 3QFY19 as against 28.2% in 2QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 2.2% QoQ, while net profit margins increased from 16.7% in 2QFY18 to 17.3% in 3QFY19.

To see how COLGATE has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

COLGATE Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, COLGATE share price has moved up from Rs 1,152.6 to Rs 1,322.1, registering a Gain of Rs 169.5 or around 14.7%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE FMCG Index is trading at Rs 11,703.1 (up 0.2%). Over the last one year it has moved up from 10,995.3 to 11,703.1, a gain of 708 points (up 6.4%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 0.2% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 1,322.1, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of COLGATE stands at 46.9 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 23.6 times.

Equitymaster requests your view! Post a comment on "COLGATE Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 12.6%". Click here!

  

Related Views on News

COLGATE Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY20); Net Profit Up 24.3% (Quarterly Result Update)

Nov 1, 2019 | Updated on Nov 1, 2019

For the quarter ended September 2019, COLGATE has posted a net profit of Rs 2 bn (up 24.3% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 12 bn (up 3.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of COLGATE's quarterly results.

COLGATE 2018-19 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Sep 30, 2019 | Updated on Sep 30, 2019

Here's an analysis of the annual report of COLGATE for 2018-19. It includes a full income statement, balance sheet and cash flow analysis of COLGATE. Also includes updates on the valuation of COLGATE.

COLGATE Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY20); Net Profit Down 10.8% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jul 19, 2019 | Updated on Jul 19, 2019

For the quarter ended June 2019, COLGATE has posted a net profit of Rs 2 bn (down 10.8% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 11 bn (up 4.2% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of COLGATE's quarterly results.

More Views on News

Most Popular

Bet on These Smallcap Stocks for Success in 2020(Profit Hunter)

Jan 14, 2020

The smallcap rebound finally seems to here... Make sure you aren't too late to make the most of the biggest wealth making opportunity in a decade.

Guess Which Stocks Are Rising at Double the Speed of Sensex(Profit Hunter)

Jan 15, 2020

These stocks can move twice as fast as the Sensex - to take advantage of their money multiplying power get in now as the rally is still just taking shape.. read more to not miss out.

For 1,000%+ Gains, Follow the 8-Year Cycle in the Stock Market(Fast Profits Daily)

Jan 17, 2020

This is how the biggest trading profits are made.

What the Infosys Results Tell Us About the Next Infosys(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Jan 15, 2020

If you're interested in the next Infosys, I'll tell you where to look.

How to Buy the Best Safe Stocks in 2020(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Jan 17, 2020

Don't fall for the safe stocks narrative going around in the stock market these days.

More

India's #1 Trader
Reveals His Secrets

Secret To Increasing Your Trading Profits Today
Get our special report, Secret to Increasing Your Trading Profits Today Now!
We will never sell or rent your email id.
Please read our Terms

COLGATE SHARE PRICE


Jan 24, 2020 03:37 PM

TRACK COLGATE

  • Track your investment in COLGATE with Equitymaster's Portfolio Tracker. Set live price alerts, get research alerts and more. Get access now...
  • Add To MyStocks

COLGATE - HYPERMARCAS COMPARISON

COMPARE COLGATE WITH

MARKET STATS