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HUL vs P&G HYGIENE - Comparison Results

HUL    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


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 62.8 84.2 74.5% View Chart
P/BV x 50.4 41.4 121.8% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.2 0.4 302.9%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,41510,360 13.7%   
Low Rs8997,891 11.4%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs164.2756.4 21.7%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs24.1115.4 20.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs26.5131.5 20.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs20.0040.00 50.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.70.4 394.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs33.6248.2 13.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m2,164.5332.46 6,668.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOP--  
Price / Sales ratio x7.012.1 58.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x47.979.1 60.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x43.669.4 62.8%  
Price / Book Value ratio x34.436.8 93.5%  
Dividend payout %82.934.7 239.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m2,504,686296,214 845.6%   
No. of employees `0005.70.4 1,594.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m18,6001,152 1,614.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th62,087.368,392.5 90.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th3,248.93,209.7 101.2%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th9,126.610,434.3 87.5%   
Net Sales Rs m355,45024,553 1,447.7%  
Other income Rs m3,840241 1,595.3%   
Total revenues Rs m359,29024,794 1,449.1%   
Gross profit Rs m74,9906,154 1,218.6%  
Depreciation Rs m5,200524 992.9%   
Interest Rs m26053 488.7%   
Profit before tax Rs m73,3705,818 1,261.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-3300-   
Tax Rs m20,7902,072 1,003.5%   
Profit after tax Rs m52,2503,746 1,394.9%  
Gross profit margin %21.125.1 84.2%  
Effective tax rate %28.335.6 79.6%   
Net profit margin %14.715.3 96.4%  
Current assets Rs m116,6008,600 1,355.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m88,8705,711 1,556.1%   
Net working cap to sales %7.811.8 66.3%  
Current ratio x1.31.5 87.1%  
Inventory Days Days2618 140.4%  
Debtors Days Days1322 60.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m49,8902,716 1,837.0%   
Share capital Rs m2,160325 665.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m70,6507,730 913.9%   
Net worth Rs m72,8108,055 903.9%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m178,62014,254 1,253.2%  
Interest coverage x283.2110.4 256.6%   
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x2.01.7 115.5%   
Return on assets %29.426.7 110.3%  
Return on equity %71.846.5 154.3%  
Return on capital %100.772.9 138.1%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m3,870264 1,468.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m12,8505,600 229.5%   
Net fx Rs m-8,980-5,336 168.3%   
From Operations Rs m60,6404,155 1,459.6%  
From Investments Rs m-10,680-195 5,488.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-49,750-1,061 4,689.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m2102,899 7.2%  

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


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

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P&G HYGIENE Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Down 5.4% (Quarterly Result Update)

Feb 12, 2019 | Updated on Feb 12, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, P&G HYGIENE has posted a net profit of Rs 1 bn (down 5.4% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 8 bn (up 16.2% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of P&G HYGIENE's quarterly results.

HUL Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 8.9% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jan 18, 2019 | Updated on Jan 18, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, HUL has posted a net profit of Rs 14 bn (up 8.9% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 96 bn (up 11.3% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HUL's quarterly results.

P&G HYGIENE 2017-18 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Dec 31, 2018 | Updated on Dec 31, 2018

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

P&G HYGIENE Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY19); Net Profit Up 24.7% (Quarterly Result Update)

Nov 5, 2018 | Updated on Nov 5, 2018

For the quarter ended September 2018, P&G HYGIENE has posted a net profit of Rs 1 bn (up 24.7% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 8 bn (up 20.4% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of P&G HYGIENE's quarterly results.

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