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BRITANNIA vs NESTLE (Switz.) - Comparison Results


Britannia is the leading biscuit manufacturer with a 33% market share of the overall biscuit market. Apart from the core business of biscuits that contributes a lion's share of 93%, the company has a presence in other food categories such as dairy, c... More

NESTLE (Switz.)

Nestle SA headquartered in Switzerland, is the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company. Its product portfolio consists of coffee, water, dairy, ice cream, infant nutrition, performance nutrition, healthcare nutrition, chocolate, frozen... More



5-Yr Chart
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High Rs5,0575,137-   
Low Rs3,3204,478-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs825.82,031.9-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs83.6319.7-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs95.5433.1-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs25.00154.18-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.63.2 18.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs283.71,551.2-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m120.063,168.40-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ISOI-  
Price / Sales ratio x5.12.4 214.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x50.115.0 333.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x43.911.1 395.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x14.83.1 476.4%  
Dividend payout %29.948.2 62.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m502,88915,232,045 3.3%   
No. of employees `0003.8339.0 1.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m4,0161,130,110 0.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th26,130.718,990.9 137.6%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,058.53,333.7 31.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,646.22,988.4 88.5%   
Net Sales Rs m99,1406,437,899 1.5%  
Other income Rs m1,66427,962 5.9%   
Total revenues Rs m100,8046,465,861 1.6%   
Gross profit Rs m15,0171,665,732 0.9%  
Depreciation Rs m1,421359,160 0.4%   
Interest Rs m7654,102 0.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m15,1841,280,432 1.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m-2-31,396 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m5,142235,959 2.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m10,0401,013,076 1.0%  
Gross profit margin %15.125.9 58.5%  
Effective tax rate %33.918.4 183.8%   
Net profit margin %10.115.7 64.4%  
Current assets Rs m31,5132,379,987 1.3%   
Current liabilities Rs m16,4802,305,282 0.7%   
Net working cap to sales %15.21.2 1,306.8%  
Current ratio x1.91.0 185.2%  
Inventory Days Days2436 65.9%  
Debtors Days Days1153 21.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m15,5041,991,744 0.8%   
Share capital Rs m24022,566 1.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m33,8220-   
Net worth Rs m34,0624,914,710 0.7%   
Long term debt Rs m846868,712 0.1%   
Total assets Rs m51,8792,344,176 2.2%  
Interest coverage x201.024.7 815.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.2 14.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.92.7 69.6%   
Return on assets %19.545.5 42.8%  
Return on equity %29.520.6 143.0%  
Return on capital %43.722.5 194.0%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m3670-   
From Operations Rs m12,4881,030,176 1.2%  
From Investments Rs m-9,563-215,286 4.4%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,318-745,441 0.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m60869,449 0.9%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for NESTLE (Switz.) is Switzerland Francs. All data has been converted at 70.08 Rs / CHF

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