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P&G HYGIENE Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Down 5.4%
Tue, 12 Feb

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

P&G HYGIENE Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Dec-17*
3
Sep-18*
3
Dec-18*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m7,0427,9188,1813.3%16.2%
Other incomeRs m71236117-50.5%64.5%
TurnoverRs m7,1138,1548,2971.8%16.7%
ExpensesRs m4,9395,8226,2687.7%26.9%
Gross profitRs m2,1022,0961,912-8.7%-9.0%
DepreciationRs m1351211232.2%-8.7%
InterestRs m54514.3%2.1%
Profit before taxRs m2,0332,2061,901-13.9%-6.5%
TaxRs m721765660-13.8%-8.5%
Profit after taxRs m1,3121,4411,241-13.9%-5.4%
Gross profit margin%29.926.523.4
Effective tax rate%35.534.734.7
Net profit margin%18.517.715.0
* 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 16.2% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 26.9% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 9.0% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 23.4% in 3QFY19 as against 29.9% in 3QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges declined by 8.7% and finance costs increased by 2.1% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 64.5% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 5.4% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 18.5% in 3QFY18 to 15.0% in 3QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter grew 3.3% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 7.7% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 8.7% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 23.4% in 3QFY19 as against 26.5% in 2QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 13.9% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 17.7% in 2QFY18 to 15.0% in 3QFY19.

To see how P&G HYGIENE has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

P&G HYGIENE Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, P&G HYGIENE share price has moved up from Rs 9,349.7 to Rs 10,151.8, registering a Gain of Rs 802.2 or around 8.6%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE FMCG Index is trading at Rs 11,548.9 (up 0.1%). Over the last one year it has moved up from 10,589.3 to 11,548.9, a gain of 960 points (up 9.1%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 6.1% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 10,151.8, the price to earnings (P/E) ratio of P&G HYGIENE stands at 83.2 times its trailing twelve months earnings, while its price to book value (P/BV) ratio stands at 40.9 times.