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ITC vs NESTLE - Comparison Results

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ITC is a dominant player in the domestic cigarette market. Cigarette is the largest segment contributing 64% to overall sales. The non-cigarette FMCG business has a 16% sales share. Agri and paper businesses make up 10% and 7% of overall revenues whe... 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 29.1 62.6 46.5% View Chart
P/BV x 6.9 28.1 24.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.7 1.1 159.8%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs35311,700 3.0%   
Low Rs2506,888 3.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs356.01,171.2 30.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs94.2166.7 56.5%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs104.3201.5 51.8%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs5.15115.00 4.5%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.71.2 137.9%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs430.3381.0 112.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m1,220.4396.42 1,265.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.87.9 10.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x3.255.8 5.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x2.946.1 6.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.724.4 2.9%  
Dividend payout %5.569.0 7.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m368,326896,118 41.1%   
No. of employees `00026.17.6 343.9%   
Total wages/salary Rs m37,60911,242 334.6%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th16,617.214,850.4 111.9%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,438.41,478.4 97.3%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th4,395.42,113.3 208.0%   
Net Sales Rs m434,489112,923 384.8%  
Other income Rs m18,3192,589 707.5%   
Total revenues Rs m452,808115,512 392.0%   
Gross profit Rs m164,90526,177 630.0%  
Depreciation Rs m12,3633,357 368.3%   
Interest Rs m8991,120 80.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m169,96224,290 699.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m4,1290-   
Tax Rs m59,1648,220 719.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m114,92716,069 715.2%  
Gross profit margin %38.023.2 163.7%  
Effective tax rate %34.833.8 102.9%   
Net profit margin %26.514.2 185.9%  
Current assets Rs m263,93647,370 557.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m92,50218,550 498.7%   
Net working cap to sales %39.525.5 154.6%  
Current ratio x2.92.6 111.7%  
Inventory Days Days6431 204.2%  
Debtors Days Days234 559.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m220,32325,058 879.2%   
Share capital Rs m12,204964 1,265.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m512,89735,773 1,433.7%   
Net worth Rs m525,10136,737 1,429.3%   
Long term debt Rs m115351 32.7%   
Total assets Rs m642,88980,881 794.9%  
Interest coverage x190.022.7 837.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 2.3%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.71.4 48.4%   
Return on assets %18.021.3 84.8%  
Return on equity %21.943.7 50.0%  
Return on capital %33.368.5 48.6%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m41,8907,087 591.1%   
Fx outflow Rs m20,38017,171 118.7%   
Net fx Rs m21,510-10,084 -213.3%   
From Operations Rs m131,69420,525 641.6%  
From Investments Rs m-71,139-524 13,573.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-62,211-13,174 472.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-1,6566,826 -24.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 62.8 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 38.7 4.5 860.0%  
FIIs % 16.7 12.5 133.6%  
ADR/GDR % 0.3 0.0 -  
Free float % 44.3 20.3 218.2%  
Shareholders   523,783 62,821 833.8%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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Today's Market

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Indian share markets ended their day on a positive note yesterday ahead of counting of Lok Sabha Election 2019 to be done today.

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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.

ITC Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Up 18.7% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 14, 2019 | Updated on May 14, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, ITC has posted a net profit of Rs 35 bn (up 18.7% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 122 bn (up 12.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of ITC'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.

ITC LTD Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 3.8% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jan 24, 2019 | Updated on Jan 24, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, ITC LTD has posted a net profit of Rs 32 bn (up 3.8% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 114 bn (up 14.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of ITC LTD's quarterly results.

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