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HUL vs P&G HYGIENE - Comparison Results

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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


P&G Hygiene and Healthcare (PGHH) is a 69% subsidiary of the FMCG major - P&G, US. The two-product company is dominating both segments backed by strong brands, namely 'Vicks' in the anti-cold segment and 'Whisper' in feminine care segment (40% market... More


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 69.8 80.0 87.3% View Chart
P/BV x 60.0 42.1 142.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.0 0.4 263.4%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,87110,360 18.1%   
Low Rs1,3227,891 16.7%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs181.6756.4 24.0%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs28.0115.4 24.3%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs30.6131.5 23.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs22.0040.00 55.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.40.4 314.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs36.3248.2 14.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m2,164.5332.46 6,668.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x8.812.1 72.8%   
Avg P/E ratio x57.079.1 72.1%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x52.169.4 75.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x43.936.8 119.4%  
Dividend payout %78.634.7 226.7%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m3,454,698296,214 1,166.3%   
No. of employees `0005.60.4 1,572.4%   
Total wages/salary Rs m18,7501,152 1,627.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th69,636.868,392.5 101.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,321.53,209.7 103.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th10,735.210,434.3 102.9%   
Net Sales Rs m393,10024,553 1,601.0%  
Other income Rs m5,500241 2,285.0%   
Total revenues Rs m398,60024,794 1,607.7%   
Gross profit Rs m88,8006,154 1,443.0%  
Depreciation Rs m5,650524 1,078.9%   
Interest Rs m33053 620.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m88,3205,818 1,518.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-2,2800-   
Tax Rs m25,4402,072 1,227.9%   
Profit after tax Rs m60,6003,746 1,617.8%  
Gross profit margin %22.625.1 90.1%  
Effective tax rate %28.835.6 80.9%   
Net profit margin %15.415.3 101.0%  
Current assets Rs m119,1408,600 1,385.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m86,6705,711 1,517.5%   
Net working cap to sales %8.311.8 70.2%  
Current ratio x1.41.5 91.3%  
Inventory Days Days2418 130.1%  
Debtors Days Days1722 76.4%  
Net fixed assets Rs m51,2102,716 1,885.6%   
Share capital Rs m2,160325 665.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m76,5107,730 989.7%   
Net worth Rs m78,6708,055 976.7%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m186,29014,254 1,307.0%  
Interest coverage x268.6110.4 243.4%   
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x2.11.7 122.5%   
Return on assets %32.726.7 122.7%  
Return on equity %77.046.5 165.6%  
Return on capital %109.872.9 150.6%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m3,240264 1,229.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m13,8205,600 246.8%   
Net fx Rs m-10,580-5,336 198.3%   
From Operations Rs m58,0004,155 1,396.0%  
From Investments Rs m-4,380-195 2,250.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-53,900-1,061 5,080.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-2802,899 -9.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 1.9 -  
Foreign collaborators % 67.3 68.7 98.0%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 4.1 12.3 33.3%  
FIIs % 14.1 2.4 587.5%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 14.5 14.7 98.6%  
Shareholders   322,351 22,617 1,425.3%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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HUL Plunges by 5%; BSE FMCG Index Down 3.2% (Market Updates)

Apr 1, 2020 | Updated on Apr 1, 2020

HUL share price has plunged by 5% and its current market price is Rs 2,324. The BSE FMCG is down by 3.2%. The top gainers in the BSE FMCG Index are GODREJ CONSUMER (up 6.3%) and BALRAMPUR CHINI (up 5.0%). The top losers are HUL (down 5.3%) and GILLETTE INDIA (down 5.8%).

HUL at All Time High; BSE FMCG Index Up 0.9% (Market Updates)

Apr 1, 2020 | Updated on Apr 1, 2020

HUL share price has hit an all time high at Rs 2,321 (up 1.0%). The BSE FMCG Index is up by 0.9%. Among the top gainers in the BSE FMCG Index today are HUL (up 1.0%) and NESTLE (up 0.8%). The top losers include DABUR and ITC (down 0.4%).

P&G HYGIENE Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY20); Net Profit Up 9.5% (Quarterly Result Update)

Feb 17, 2020 | Updated on Feb 17, 2020

For the quarter ended December 2019, P&G HYGIENE has posted a net profit of Rs 1 bn (up 9.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 9 bn (up 5.0% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of P&G HYGIENE's quarterly results.

HUL Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY20); Net Profit Up 11.9% (Quarterly Result Update)

Feb 1, 2020 | Updated on Feb 1, 2020

For the quarter ended December 2019, HUL has posted a net profit of Rs 16 bn (up 11.9% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 98 bn (up 2.6% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HUL's quarterly results.

P&G HYGIENE Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY20); Net Profit Down 5.0% (Quarterly Result Update)

Nov 11, 2019 | Updated on Nov 11, 2019

For the quarter ended September 2019, P&G HYGIENE has posted a net profit of Rs 1 bn (down 5.0% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 9 bn (up 7.6% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of P&G HYGIENE's quarterly results.

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