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HIND. UNILEVER vs COLGATE - Comparison Results

HIND. UNILEVER    Change

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

COLGATE 
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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

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Current Valuations

    HIND. UNILEVER COLGATE HIND. UNILEVER/
COLGATE
 
P/E (TTM) x 66.4 48.6 136.6% View Chart
P/BV x 47.9 25.7 186.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.2 0.8 149.5%  

Financials

 HIND. UNILEVER   COLGATE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    HIND. UNILEVER
Mar-18
COLGATE
Mar-17
HIND. UNILEVER/
COLGATE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,4151,033 137.0%   
Low Rs899788 114.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs164.2146.4 112.2%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs24.121.2 113.7%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs26.526.1 101.6%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs20.0010.00 200.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.71.1 157.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs33.646.8 71.8%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m2,164.53271.99 795.8%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOP--  
Price / Sales ratio x7.06.2 113.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x47.942.9 111.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x43.634.8 125.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x34.419.4 177.0%  
Dividend payout %82.947.1 175.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m2,504,686247,579 1,011.7%   
No. of employees `0005.72.4 237.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m18,6002,885 644.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th62,087.316,494.7 376.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,248.91,195.1 271.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th9,126.62,392.0 381.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m355,45039,818 892.7%  
Other income Rs m3,840398 964.6%   
Total revenues Rs m359,29040,216 893.4%   
Gross profit Rs m74,9909,449 793.7%  
Depreciation Rs m5,2001,332 390.3%   
Interest Rs m2600-   
Profit before tax Rs m73,3708,514 861.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-3300-   
Tax Rs m20,7902,740 758.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m52,2505,774 904.9%  
Gross profit margin %21.123.7 88.9%  
Effective tax rate %28.332.2 88.1%   
Net profit margin %14.714.5 101.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m116,6008,556 1,362.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m88,87010,496 846.7%   
Net working cap to sales %7.8-4.9 -160.1%  
Current ratio x1.30.8 160.9%  
Inventory Days Days2627 96.2%  
Debtors Days Days1312 113.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m49,89012,747 391.4%   
Share capital Rs m2,160272 794.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m70,65012,466 566.7%   
Net worth Rs m72,81012,738 571.6%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m178,62023,234 768.8%  
Interest coverage x283.2NM-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x2.01.7 116.1%   
Return on assets %29.424.9 118.3%  
Return on equity %71.845.3 158.3%  
Return on capital %100.766.8 150.6%  
Exports to sales %03.5 0.0%   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA1,403 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m3,8701,607 240.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m12,8500-   
Net fx Rs m-8,9801,607 -558.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m60,6406,880 881.4%  
From Investments Rs m-10,680-3,422 312.1%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-49,750-3,405 1,461.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m21053 394.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 67.3 51.0 132.0%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 4.1 7.0 58.6%  
FIIs % 14.1 20.0 70.5%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 14.5 22.1 65.6%  
Shareholders   322,351 131,569 245.0%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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