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UNITED SPIRITS vs VST INDUSTRIES - Comparison Results

UNITED SPIRITS    Change

United Spirits Ltd. (erstwhile McDowell) is India's largest spirits company with a portfolio of 52 brands, 23 manufacturing centres and a strong distribution network. It controls 24% of the Indian spirits market and has a major presence in all produc... More

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Incorporated in 1930, VST Industries is one of India's largest tobacco companies. The company began its operations under the name of Vazir Sultan and Sons, which was eventually changed to VST in 1983. The company's products include cigarettes, unmanu... More

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Current Valuations

    UNITED SPIRITS VST INDUSTRIES UNITED SPIRITS/
VST INDUSTRIES
 
P/E (TTM) x 99.8 28.0 356.7% View Chart
P/BV x 30.0 8.7 344.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 2.5 -  

Financials

 UNITED SPIRITS   VST INDUSTRIES
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    UNITED SPIRITS
Mar-17
VST INDUSTRIES
Mar-17
UNITED SPIRITS/
VST INDUSTRIES
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs2,7293,120 87.5%   
Low Rs1,7751,555 114.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs606.8611.5 99.2%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs6.4108.3 5.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs19.4132.2 14.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs075.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %03.2 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs122.9347.8 35.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m145.3215.44 941.2%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x3.73.8 97.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x351.921.6 1,630.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x116.217.7 657.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x18.36.7 272.8%  
Dividend payout %069.3 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m327,29736,091 906.9%   
No. of employees `0005.00.8 647.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m6,882913 753.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th17,635.012,229.5 144.2%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,376.41,182.4 116.4%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th186.02,165.9 8.6%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m88,1759,441 933.9%  
Other income Rs m1,053376 280.4%   
Total revenues Rs m89,2289,817 908.9%   
Gross profit Rs m9,8922,462 401.9%  
Depreciation Rs m1,886369 510.8%   
Interest Rs m3,7510-   
Profit before tax Rs m5,3082,468 215.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-3,6810-   
Tax Rs m697796 87.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m9301,672 55.6%  
Gross profit margin %11.226.1 43.0%  
Effective tax rate %13.132.2 40.7%   
Net profit margin %1.117.7 6.0%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m57,4915,466 1,051.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m61,9892,478 2,501.9%   
Net working cap to sales %-5.131.7 -16.1%  
Current ratio x0.92.2 42.0%  
Inventory Days Days80127 62.7%  
Debtors Days Days1225 2,626.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m21,1592,208 958.2%   
Share capital Rs m1,453154 941.3%   
"Free" reserves Rs m10,0295,188 193.3%   
Net worth Rs m17,8565,371 332.5%   
Long term debt Rs m8,6970-   
Total assets Rs m88,9597,958 1,117.9%  
Interest coverage x2.4NM-  
Debt to equity ratio x0.50-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.01.2 83.5%   
Return on assets %5.321.0 25.0%  
Return on equity %5.231.1 16.7%  
Return on capital %20.346.0 44.1%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,3981,102 126.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,7461,258 218.2%   
Net fx Rs m-1,348-157 861.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m6,4681,432 451.8%  
From Investments Rs m-2,273-152 1,492.4%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-4,749-1,301 365.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-502-22 2,302.8%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 27.5 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 32.2 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 6.2 14.3 43.3%  
FIIs % 45.8 11.9 385.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.3 0.0 -  
Free float % 20.2 41.7 48.4%  
Shareholders   89,114 13,157 677.3%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 3.8 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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