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NESTLE vs NESTLE (Switz.) - Comparison Results

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Nestle India is a 100-year old and second largest FMCG company dominating the noodle (Maggi) and the hot beverage (Nescafe) categories. Milk products & nutrition is the largest segment with a 44% sales share. This is followed by prepared dishes & coo... 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 Rs8,0015,268-   
Low Rs5,8004,592-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs1,038.12,083.8-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs127.1327.9-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs162.6444.2-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs86.00158.11-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.23.2 38.9%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs354.81,590.8-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m96.423,168.40-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -OI-  
Price / Sales ratio x6.62.4 280.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x54.315.0 361.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x42.411.1 382.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x19.53.1 627.6%  
Dividend payout %67.748.2 140.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m665,34615,621,105 4.3%   
No. of employees `0007.5339.0 2.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m10,1751,158,976 0.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th13,298.219,475.9 68.3%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,351.73,418.8 39.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th1,627.73,064.8 53.1%   
Net Sales Rs m100,0966,602,338 1.5%  
Other income Rs m1,76928,676 6.2%   
Total revenues Rs m101,8656,631,014 1.5%   
Gross profit Rs m20,9651,708,278 1.2%  
Depreciation Rs m3,423368,334 0.9%   
Interest Rs m91955,484 1.7%   
Profit before tax Rs m18,3931,313,137 1.4%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-32,198 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m6,141241,986 2.5%   
Profit after tax Rs m12,2521,038,953 1.2%  
Gross profit margin %20.925.9 81.0%  
Effective tax rate %33.418.4 181.2%   
Net profit margin %12.215.7 77.8%  
Current assets Rs m39,3742,440,777 1.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m14,9272,364,164 0.6%   
Net working cap to sales %24.41.2 2,104.7%  
Current ratio x2.61.0 255.5%  
Inventory Days Days3336 90.3%  
Debtors Days Days353 6.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m27,1032,042,617 1.3%   
Share capital Rs m96423,142 4.2%   
"Free" reserves Rs m33,2420-   
Net worth Rs m34,2065,040,243 0.7%   
Long term debt Rs m351890,901 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m73,6262,404,052 3.1%  
Interest coverage x21.024.7 85.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.2 5.8%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.42.7 49.5%   
Return on assets %17.945.5 39.3%  
Return on equity %35.820.6 173.8%  
Return on capital %55.922.5 248.0%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-7,6640-   
From Operations Rs m18,1781,056,489 1.7%  
From Investments Rs m-1,306-220,785 0.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-9,966-764,481 1.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m6,90671,223 9.7%  
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 71.87 Rs / CHF

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