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COLGATE vs HUL - Comparison Results

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Colgate is present in oral care, personal care and household care products with oral care contributing more than 90% to overall revenues. Colgate dominates in this core business with market shares of 54.5% in toothpastes and 38.2% in toothbrushes. Th... More


HUL, the largest FMCG company in the country constitutes 13% of the industry valued at Rs. 1.6 trillion (AC Nielsen). It is present in over 20 distinct categories in Home & Personal Care Products and Foods & Beverages. Revenue share of the various pr... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 45.1 62.4 72.3% View Chart
P/BV x 22.3 49.7 45.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.9 1.2 157.2%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,1761,871 62.8%   
Low Rs9701,322 73.4%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs154.0181.6 84.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs24.828.0 88.4%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs30.530.6 99.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs24.0022.00 109.1%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.21.4 162.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs56.136.3 154.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m271.992,164.53 12.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x7.08.8 79.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x43.357.0 76.0%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x35.252.1 67.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x19.143.9 43.6%  
Dividend payout %96.978.6 123.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m291,7773,454,698 8.4%   
No. of employees `0002.45.6 42.8%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,05918,750 16.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th17,348.769,636.8 24.9%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,267.33,321.5 38.2%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,789.410,735.2 26.0%   
Net Sales Rs m41,880393,100 10.7%  
Other income Rs m3885,500 7.1%   
Total revenues Rs m42,268398,600 10.6%   
Gross profit Rs m11,12488,800 12.5%  
Depreciation Rs m1,5655,650 27.7%   
Interest Rs m0330 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m9,94788,320 11.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-117-2,280 5.1%   
Tax Rs m3,09725,440 12.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m6,73460,600 11.1%  
Gross profit margin %26.622.6 117.6%  
Effective tax rate %31.128.8 108.1%   
Net profit margin %16.115.4 104.3%  
Current assets Rs m10,607119,140 8.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m9,82886,670 11.3%   
Net working cap to sales %1.98.3 22.5%  
Current ratio x1.11.4 78.5%  
Inventory Days Days2024 82.7%  
Debtors Days Days1817 103.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m13,04551,210 25.5%   
Share capital Rs m2722,160 12.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m14,97476,510 19.6%   
Net worth Rs m15,24678,670 19.4%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m25,639186,290 13.8%  
Interest coverage xNM268.6-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.62.1 77.4%   
Return on assets %26.332.7 80.3%  
Return on equity %44.277.0 57.3%  
Return on capital %64.5109.8 58.7%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,8763,240 57.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m3,37313,820 24.4%   
Net fx Rs m-1,498-10,580 14.2%   
From Operations Rs m6,93958,000 12.0%  
From Investments Rs m-2,073-4,380 47.3%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3,798-53,900 7.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1,068-280 -381.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.0 67.3 75.8%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 7.0 4.1 170.7%  
FIIs % 20.0 14.1 141.8%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 22.1 14.5 152.4%  
Shareholders   131,569 322,351 40.8%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


Compare COLGATE With:   UNILEVER PLC. (UK)  P&G (US)  HYPERMARCAS (Brazil)  

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