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COLGATE vs GILLETTE INDIA - 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


Gillette India is the 52% subsidiary of US shaving major - Gillette USA. The company came back into the black in 2003 after a spate of restructuring in 2001 and 2002. Gillette hived off its battery manufacturing plant (Duracell) at Manesar and also s... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 42.4 92.0 46.0% View Chart
P/BV x 20.2 24.9 81.1% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.1 0.3 694.8%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,1765,650 20.8%   
Low Rs9703,805 25.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs154.0601.3 25.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs24.860.8 40.7%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs30.570.1 43.5%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs24.0020.00 120.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.20.4 528.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs56.1263.2 21.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m271.9932.59 834.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x7.07.9 88.6%   
Avg P/E ratio x43.377.8 55.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x35.267.4 52.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x19.118.0 106.6%  
Dividend payout %96.932.9 294.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m291,777154,069 189.4%   
No. of employees `0002.40.6 373.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,0591,090 280.8%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th17,348.730,335.3 57.2%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,267.31,686.7 75.1%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,789.43,066.7 91.0%   
Net Sales Rs m41,88019,597 213.7%  
Other income Rs m388358 108.6%   
Total revenues Rs m42,26819,954 211.8%   
Gross profit Rs m11,1243,030 367.1%  
Depreciation Rs m1,565304 515.2%   
Interest Rs m046 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m9,9473,038 327.4%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1170-   
Tax Rs m3,0971,057 293.0%   
Profit after tax Rs m6,7341,981 339.9%  
Gross profit margin %26.615.5 171.8%  
Effective tax rate %31.134.8 89.5%   
Net profit margin %16.110.1 159.0%  
Current assets Rs m10,6079,732 109.0%   
Current liabilities Rs m9,8285,627 174.6%   
Net working cap to sales %1.920.9 8.9%  
Current ratio x1.11.7 62.4%  
Inventory Days Days2046 43.4%  
Debtors Days Days1820 85.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m13,0452,740 476.2%   
Share capital Rs m272326 83.5%   
"Free" reserves Rs m14,9745,973 250.7%   
Net worth Rs m15,2468,578 177.7%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m25,63914,241 180.0%  
Interest coverage xNM66.9-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.61.4 118.7%   
Return on assets %26.314.2 184.5%  
Return on equity %44.223.1 191.2%  
Return on capital %64.536.0 179.3%  
Exports to sales %02.8 0.0%   
Imports to sales %015.6 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA548 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA3,050 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m1,876585 320.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m3,3733,479 97.0%   
Net fx Rs m-1,498-2,894 51.7%   
From Operations Rs m6,9392,794 248.3%  
From Investments Rs m-2,0731,550 -133.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3,798-786 483.4%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1,0683,559 30.0%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 34.9 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.0 40.1 127.2%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 7.0 0.9 777.8%  
FIIs % 20.0 7.8 256.4%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 22.1 16.3 135.6%  
Shareholders   131,569 18,623 706.5%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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COLGATE Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY19); Net Profit Up 39.0% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jul 30, 2018 | Updated on Jul 30, 2018

For the quarter ended June 2018, COLGATE has posted a net profit of Rs 2 bn (up 39.0% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 10 bn (down 6.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of COLGATE's quarterly results.

GILLETTE INDIA Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Down 32.6% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jul 20, 2018 | Updated on Jul 20, 2018

For the quarter ended March 2018, GILLETTE INDIA has posted a net profit of Rs 713 m (down 32.6% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 5 bn (down 15.5% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of GILLETTE INDIA's quarterly results.

COLGATE Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY18); Net Profit Up 32.4% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 23, 2018 | Updated on May 23, 2018

For the quarter ended March 2018, COLGATE has posted a net profit of Rs 2 bn (up 32.4% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 11 bn (down 7.2% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of COLGATE's quarterly results.

Colgate: Competition Impacts Volume Growth (Quarterly Results Update - Detailed)

Nov 25, 2016

Colgate-Palmolive (India) has announced the second quarter results financial year 2016-2017 (2QFY17). While the topline increased by 9.5% YoY, the bottomline has increased by 15.6% YoY.

Colgate: Margins come under pressure (Quarterly Results Update - Detailed)

Oct 4, 2016

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