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DABUR vs NESTLE - Comparison Results

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With over 125 years of existence, Dabur India is the fourth largest FMCG company in India. The company has a distinct positioning on the traditional Ayurvedic healthcare system having presence in personal care, health care and food. Domestic consumer... More


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


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 48.8 69.2 70.6% View Chart
P/BV x 12.4 31.0 39.9% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.9 1.0 191.8%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs36811,700 3.1%   
Low Rs2656,888 3.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs43.81,171.2 3.7%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs7.7166.7 4.6%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs8.6201.5 4.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs7.50115.00 6.5%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.41.2 191.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs32.4381.0 8.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,761.5096.42 1,826.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x7.27.9 91.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x41.155.8 73.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x36.746.1 79.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x9.824.4 40.1%  
Dividend payout %97.369.0 141.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m557,603896,118 62.2%   
No. of employees `0007.17.6 94.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m7,92811,242 70.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th10,808.914,850.4 72.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,109.71,478.4 75.1%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th1,900.52,113.3 89.9%   
Net Sales Rs m77,219112,923 68.4%  
Other income Rs m3,0522,589 117.9%   
Total revenues Rs m80,270115,512 69.5%   
Gross profit Rs m16,17726,177 61.8%  
Depreciation Rs m1,6223,357 48.3%   
Interest Rs m5311,120 47.4%   
Profit before tax Rs m17,07624,290 70.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-1450-   
Tax Rs m3,3548,220 40.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m13,57716,069 84.5%  
Gross profit margin %20.923.2 90.4%  
Effective tax rate %19.633.8 58.0%   
Net profit margin %17.614.2 123.6%  
Current assets Rs m34,39847,370 72.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m24,34418,550 131.2%   
Net working cap to sales %13.025.5 51.0%  
Current ratio x1.42.6 55.3%  
Inventory Days Days5931 190.3%  
Debtors Days Days334 828.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m16,47825,058 65.8%   
Share capital Rs m1,762964 182.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m55,30435,773 154.6%   
Net worth Rs m57,06536,737 155.3%   
Long term debt Rs m3,643351 1,036.8%   
Total assets Rs m87,01680,881 107.6%  
Interest coverage x33.222.7 146.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.10 667.5%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.91.4 63.6%   
Return on assets %16.221.3 76.3%  
Return on equity %23.843.7 54.4%  
Return on capital %28.868.5 42.0%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m2,0277,087 28.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m80417,171 4.7%   
Net fx Rs m1,223-10,084 -12.1%   
From Operations Rs m10,89020,525 53.1%  
From Investments Rs m-5,402-524 1,030.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-5,744-13,174 43.6%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-2656,826 -3.9%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 68.6 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 62.8 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 5.6 4.5 124.4%  
FIIs % 19.2 12.5 153.6%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 6.5 20.3 32.0%  
Shareholders   123,555 62,821 196.7%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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NESTLE Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Up 9.3% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 15, 2019 | Updated on May 15, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, NESTLE has posted a net profit of Rs 5 bn (up 9.3% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 30 bn (up 8.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of NESTLE's quarterly results.

DABUR Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Down 6.5% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 3, 2019 | Updated on May 3, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, DABUR has posted a net profit of Rs 4 bn (down 6.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 21 bn (up 4.7% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of DABUR's quarterly results.

NESTLE 2017-18 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Mar 25, 2019 | Updated on Mar 25, 2019

Here's an analysis of the annual report of NESTLE for 2017-18. It includes a full income statement, balance sheet and cash flow analysis of NESTLE. Also includes updates on the valuation of NESTLE.

NESTLE Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 9.6% (Quarterly Result Update)

Feb 18, 2019 | Updated on Feb 18, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, NESTLE has posted a net profit of Rs 3 bn (up 9.6% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 29 bn (up 11.4% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of NESTLE's quarterly results.

DABUR Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 10.1% (Quarterly Result Update)

Feb 1, 2019 | Updated on Feb 1, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, DABUR has posted a net profit of Rs 4 bn (up 10.1% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 22 bn (up 11.8% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of DABUR's quarterly results.

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