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Colgate-Palmolive India Ltd

Updated on January 23, 2020

Stock/Share Code - COLPAL

Colgate-Palmolive (India) is engaged in manufacturing/trading of toothpaste, tooth powder, toothbrush, mouth wash and personal care products.(Source : 201903 Annual Report Page No: 95)

Below is the details of COLPAL Colgate-Palmolive India Ltd

Market Cap₹40,096 Cr.
Current Price ₹1,454.45 as on 10 Dec 19
52 Week High / Low Price₹1,642.6 / ₹1,103.05
Face Value₹1
Stock P/E49.78
Book Value₹58.78
Dividend Yield1.56 %
ROCE72.97 %
ROE50.87 %
Sales Growth (3yrs)4.88 %
IndustryPersonal Care - Multinational
Listed onBSE  AND  NSE
Company WebsiteCompany Website
Pros: Company is virtually debt free. Company has a good return on equity (ROE) track record: 3 Years ROE 49.89% Company has been maintaining a healthy dividend payout of 74.90%
Cons: Stock is trading at 25.08 times its book value The company has delivered a poor growth of 4.51% over past five years.

Colgate-Palmolive India Ltd Price Chart

Colgate-Palmolive India Ltd Price Chart

Colgate-Palmolive India Ltd Peer Comparison in FMCG

S.No. Name CMP Rs. P/E Mar Cap Rs.Cr. Div Yld % NP Qtr Rs.Cr. Qtr Profit Var % Qtr Sales Var % Sales Qtr Rs.Cr. ROCE %
1. Hind. Unilever ₹3 65.26 ₹440,604.2 Cr. 1.08 ₹1,814 Cr. 22.68 6.48 10105.00 116.23
2. Colgate-Palm. 49.78 ₹40,096.12 Cr. 1.56 ₹244.11 Cr. 24.31 4.60 1221.80 72.97
3. P & G Hygiene ₹3.55 89.85 ₹37,005.4 Cr. 0.77 ₹136.84 Cr. -5.04 7.62 852.14 72.38
4. Gillette India ₹6,568.65 89.71 ₹22,367.98 Cr. 0.64 ₹61.76 Cr. -5.49 1.25 462.20 47.76

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Colgate-Palmolive India Ltd Fundamentals

Quarterly Results

Quarterly reports are issued by companies every three months. Most companies have a financial year-end of Mar. 31 and quarters that end on June 30, Sept. 30, Dec. 31 and March 31.

Standalone Figures in Rs. Crores

Dec 2016Mar 2017Jun 2017Sep 2017Dec 2017Mar 2018Jun 2018Sep 2018Dec 2018Mar 2019Jun 2019Sep 2019
YOY Sales Growth %-8.6%2.16%-3.46%2.68%18.15%5.22%6.46%7.66%6.39%5.69%4.18%4.6%
Material Cost %36.12%37.37%36.6%36.57%34.77%34.33%34.09%35.23%34.86%35.43%34.14%35.26%
Employee Cost %7.46%7.36%7.43%7.59%7.26%6.95%7.19%6.54%6.47%6.37%7.69%6.7%
Operating Profit214243222301283308282330314310300323
OPM %24%23%23%28%27%28%27%28%29%27%28%26%
Other Income1191299-343988159
Profit before tax191218197270252264285298282277263279
Tax %33%35%31%34%32%28%34%34%32%29%36%12%
Net Profit128143136178171189190196192198169244
EPS in Rs4.705.245.016.536.276.946.977.

Profit & Loss

The profit and loss (P&L) statement is a financial statement that summarizes the revenues, costs and expenses incurred during a specified period, usually a fiscal quarter or year. The P&L statement is synonymous with the income statement. These records provide information about a company's ability or inability to generate profit" by increasing revenue, reducing costs or both. Some refer to the P&L statement as a statement of profit and loss, income statement, statement of operations, statement of financial results or income, earnings statement or expense statement.

Standalone Figures in Rs. Crores

Mar 2008Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019TTM
Sales Growth %13.91%15.27%15.82%16.45%17.87%17.47%13.12%11.26%-2.86%2.94%5.18%6.55%%
Material Cost %43.15%43.76%39.59%38.16%39%39.52%39.18%36.86%38.16%37.08%35.55%34.93%%
Manufacturing Cost %1.66%1.63%1.81%1.6%1.59%3.73%4.03%4.34%4.97%5.3%5.35%5.56%%
Employee Cost %7.26%7.85%7.22%8.46%8.01%7.88%5.92%6.5%6.78%7.25%7.7%7.03%%
Other Cost %32.37%31.32%29.69%29.26%29.93%28.05%32.33%31.64%25.8%26.68%24.81%24.79%%
Operating Profit2292624255155796596648239409441,1141,2361,248
OPM %16%15%22%23%21%21%19%21%24%24%27%28%27%
Other Income851089841514811533741266840
Profit before tax2923454855205886637287808358519831,1431,100
Tax %21%16%13%23%24%25%26%28%30%32%32%32%
Net Profit232290423403446497540559581577673776803
EPS in Rs6.659.4113.8712.9714.3815.9917.5518.2719.3321.2324.7628.5229.51
Dividend Payout %76%70%64%74%76%77%68%58%47%47%97%81%

Compounded Sales Growth

  • 10 Years:: 10.17%
  • 5 Years:: 4.51%
  • 3 Years:: 4.88%
  • TTM:: 5.20%

Compounded Profit Growth

  • 10 Years:: 10.22%
  • 5 Years:: 8.96%
  • 3 Years:: 7.78%
  • TTM:: 10.17%

Return on Equity

  • 10 Years:: 15.70%
  • 5 Years:: 9.09%
  • 3 Years:: 16.57%
  • 1 Year:: 20.87%

Balance Sheet

A balance sheet is a financial statement that reports a company's assets, liabilities and shareholders' equity at a specific point in time, and provides a basis for computing rates of return and evaluating its capital structure. It is a financial statement that provides a snapshot of what a company owns and owes, as well as the amount invested by shareholders. It is used alongside other important financial statements such as the income statement and statement of cash flows in conducting fundamental analysis or calculating financial ratios.

Standalone Figures in Rs. Crores

Mar 2008Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Sep 2019
Share Capital14141414141414142727272727
Equity Capital13.613.613.613.613.613.613.613.627.
Other Liabilities5505695716687118359189631,0081,0371,0391,0971,096
Trade Payables280.99341.73373.99378.55369.02466.62531.18531.2558.95629.9627.75615.77673.73
Total Liabilities7167909011,0521,1471,3251,5181,7332,0392,3112,5642,6262,694
Fixed Assets1911742472552542815567821,0081,1081,1461,1911,219
Gross Block449.59425.26534.52579.84613.16673.54992.71282.861118.451351.661545.521747.6
Accumulated Depreciation258.19251.33287.57324.79358.74392.88436.79501.28110.31243.55399.6556.75
Other Assets4455736277507768957847739211,0051,2281,2061,264
Trade receivables9.1911.149.7775.387.2781.2154.7369.64101.54129.9201.03209.79189.18
Cash Equivalents144.26251.14347.58395.15309.8428.8285.38254.45288.66294.3456.16399.35465.18
Loans n Advances215.76228.09159.43107.05138.17128.32146.92137.36129.44138.87176.82152.45134.06
Other Assets etc00018.7422.971.5370.9359.29110.16149.17167.49195.62239.41
Total Assets7167909011,0521,1471,3251,5181,7332,0392,3112,5642,6262,694

Cash Flows

Cash flow is the net amount of cash and cash-equivalents being transferred into and out of a business. At the most fundamental level, a company’s ability to create value for shareholders is determined by its ability to generate positive cash flows, or more specifically, maximize long-term free cash flow.

Standalone Figures in Rs. Crores

Mar 2008Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Cash from Operating Activity281319397358403615457638689688694983
Profit from operations283.78332.57487.4520.13587.92666.92671.98838.76956.78958.331130.251247.96
Working Capital Changes41.0235.05-13.52-58.01-94137.53-36.824.8915.5631.06-88.89149.42
Taxes paid-43.4-48.24-76.53-104.21-91.08-189.55-177.78-205.5-252.36-301.38-347.42-414.38
Cash from Investing Activity26433760-10-47-180-272-237-342-207-96
Fixed Assets Purchased-27.17-2.44-35.51-41.1-102.22-154.72-323.65-300.01-272.69-321.25-208.92-138.81
Fixed Assets Sold1.1911.074.490.210.62.580.150.611.410.010.2234.58
Investments purchased0-1.650-19.17-8.470000000
Investments sold58.6930.72150001007000
Cash from Financing Activity-275-255-337-323-398-428-422-385-391-341-380-815
Proceeds from Borrowings0.4100000000000
Repayment of Borrowings00-0.1-4.5400000000
Interest Paid-1.44-1.1-1.51-1.61-1.510000000
Dividends Paid-113.33-217.46-287.14-271.61-325.57-365.83-365.47-338.75-298.66-271.71-298.56-646.22
Net Cash Flow331079695-5140-145-1861510773

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Mar 2008Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
ROCE %130%176%175%146%144%144%122%114%96%74%71%73%
Debtor Days222121296610121817
Inventory Turnover18.8521.4420.3417.2914.5015.7017.4116.6614.2313.6316.1318.78

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