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Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Updated on October 15, 2020

Stock/Share Code - HINDUNILVR

Hindustan Unilever is Indias largest fast-moving consumer goods (fmcg) company with a historical presence in India of over 80 years. Nine out of ten Indian households use one or more of its brands to more

Below is the details of HINDUNILVR Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Market Cap₹497,483 Cr.
Current Price ₹2,163.15 as on 21 Oct 20
52 Week High / Low Price₹2,614.3 / ₹1,756
Face Value₹1
Stock P/E70.01
Book Value₹34.18
Dividend Yield1.18 %
ROCE120 %
ROE87.71 %
Sales Growth (3yrs)6.74 %
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 83.44% Company has been maintaining a healthy dividend payout of 80.45%
Cons: Stock is trading at 61.92 times its book value Promoter holding has decreased by -5.28% over last quarter The company has delivered a poor growth of 4.71% over past five years.

Hindustan Unilever Ltd Price Chart

Hindustan Unilever Ltd Price Chart

Hindustan Unilever 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 70.01 ₹497,483.29 Cr. 1.18 ₹1,881 Cr. 12.53 4.41 10560.00 119.76
2. Colgate-Palmoliv ₹1,426.8 43.85 ₹37,078.44 Cr. 2.05 ₹198.18 Cr. 17.19 -4.08 1040.62 67.41
3. P & G Hygiene ₹3.85 74.85 ₹32,418.05 Cr. 0.88 ₹69.21 Cr. 13.85 -0.49 634.53 58.05
4. Gillette India ₹5,297.6 76.87 ₹17,693.11 Cr. 0.81 ₹44.97 Cr. -1.86 -24.35 350.98 37.81

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Hindustan Unilever 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

Sep 2017Dec 2017Mar 2018Jun 2018Sep 2018Dec 2018Mar 2019Jun 2019Sep 2019Dec 2019Mar 2020Jun 2020
Sales -8,3098,5909,0979,4879,2349,5589,94510,1149,8529,8089,01110,560
YOY Sales Growth %5.96%11.49%10.76%11.23%11.13%11.27%9.32%6.61%6.69%2.62%-9.39%4.41%
Expenses -6,6376,9167,0497,2367,2157,5127,6247,4817,4157,3656,9637,916
Material Cost %47.29%45.46%47.42%46.00%48.03%46.22%47.69%45.96%45.52%45.78%46.28%48.17%
Employee Cost %5.24%5.72%4.40%4.66%4.74%4.87%4.04%4.47%4.36%4.63%3.94%5.61%
Operating Profit1,6721,6742,0482,2512,0192,0462,3212,6332,4372,4432,0482,644
OPM %20%19%23%24%22%21%23%26%25%25%23%25%
Other Income250137367627044471681394322538
Profit before tax1,8011,6851,9522,1932,1521,9502,2272,5632,3082,2291,9922,411
Tax %29%21%31%30%29%26%31%32%20%28%24%22%
Net Profit1,2761,3261,3511,5291,5251,4441,5381,7551,8481,6161,5191,881
EPS in Rs5.906.

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 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020TTM
Sales -20,20517,50219,73622,11625,81028,01930,80631,06131,89034,52538,22438,78539,231
Sales Growth %48.12%-13.38%12.76%12.06%16.70%8.56%9.94%0.83%2.67%8.26%10.71%1.47%
Expenses -17,79715,15817,07118,86021,84623,55425,61125,42225,90027,30529,58729,25729,659
Material Cost %45.14%42.97%42.63%44.47%44.53%43.17%42.82%41.64%41.77%39.94%40.40%39.34%
Manufacturing Cost %12.04%11.27%12.11%11.96%10.90%11.21%10.87%9.96%9.50%9.32%8.60%8.05%
Employee Cost %6.03%6.35%4.88%5.04%5.16%5.12%5.13%5.06%5.08%5.05%4.57%4.36%
Other Cost %24.87%26.01%26.88%23.80%24.05%24.56%24.32%25.18%24.87%24.78%23.84%23.68%
Operating Profit2,4082,3442,6643,2573,9644,4655,1945,6395,9907,2208,6379,5289,572
OPM %12%13%14%15%15%16%17%18%19%21%23%25%24%
Other Income8136664944321,2558601,296643824563437608445
Profit before tax3,0012,8202,9373,4694,9585,0286,1875,9466,3967,2858,5229,0928,940
Tax %17%22%21%22%23%23%30%30%30%28%29%26%
Net Profit2,4962,2022,3062,6913,7973,8674,3154,1374,4905,2376,0366,7386,864
EPS in Rs8.149.009.6111.2314.5215.7519.9519.1520.7924.2527.9431.1931.04
Dividend Payout %65%64%61%60%105%73%75%84%82%82%79%80%

Compounded Sales Growth

  • 10 Years:: 8.28%
  • 5 Years:: 4.71%
  • 3 Years:: 6.74%
  • TTM:: 0.98%

Compounded Profit Growth

  • 10 Years:: 12.57%
  • 5 Years:: 13.55%
  • 3 Years:: 16.13%
  • TTM:: 11.47%

Return on Equity

  • 10 Years:: 22.73%
  • 5 Years:: 20.48%
  • 3 Years:: 20.29%
  • 1 Year:: 12.47%

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 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Share Capital -218218216216216216216216216216216216
Equity Capital218218216216216216216216216216216216
Other Liabilities -5,7846,7337,5037,4458,8389,7219,9097,6418,26110,07410,20611,571
Trade Payables3,3054,3743,8903,7834,1344,7414,8525,1585,7646,8727,0247,279
Advance from Customers1817366129344340705539154
Other liability items2,4602,3433,5773,6014,6764,9455,0142,4432,4273,1473,1434,138
Total Liabilities8,2679,31710,16310,95811,51212,99813,63413,92014,75117,14917,86519,602
Fixed Assets -1,6072,1622,1692,1472,2932,4222,4582,9144,0244,1424,3435,056
Gross Block2,8823,5823,7603,8124,1344,4434,7213,2184,7125,2675,9597,375
Accumulated Depreciation1,2751,4201,5911,6641,8412,0212,2643046881,1251,6162,319
Other Assets -5,8565,6176,4446,1576,6737,1627,4207,8406,7459,46610,20012,533
Trade receivables5376729436798338167831,0649281,1471,6731,046
Cash Equivalents1,7771,8921,6281,8301,7082,2212,5382,7591,6713,3733,6885,017
Loans n Advances1,1971,0758519191,1341,0061,1831,2501,4572,0581,6762,495
Other asset items-184-2022112124713723132393275297411,339
Total Assets8,2679,31710,16310,95811,51212,99813,63413,92014,75117,14917,86519,602

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 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Cash from Operating Activity -2,0293,4411,8922,8723,5303,7243,2723,9744,9535,9135,7287,305
Profit from operations3,0462,7572,7143,3604,0734,5315,2655,7916,2197,2378,6749,473
Loans Advances00-181-62-1316-1000-46000
Other WC items00420472347281-74-931,026-66666
Working capital changes-3291,438-161184473477-216-113538864-261297
Direct taxes-634-662-652-657-1,005-1,279-1,772-1,696-1,783-2,188-2,685-2,465
Other operating items000000-5-8-21000
Exceptional CF items-55-92-9-15-12-5000000
Cash from Investing Activity -878-1,146-294-45234-513280-51-752-1,261-2641,926
Fixed assets purchased-636-570-322-252-406-531-527-756-1,024-853-728-765
Fixed assets sold71310712175538217226452
Investments purchased-12,482-6,129-2,563-13,967-16,160-9,549-17,458-18,907-26,230-47,755-70,434-34,074
Investments sold13,6505,2072,20412,97016,4489,13017,57619,23625,26048,53470,76135,656
Interest received789797127208210225324266229308359
Dividends received713576448314411816617819010396
Invest in subsidiaries-1-5-1000-101-4000000
Loans to subsidiaries0-10-18-25-118-262-76-35-84-183-248-292
Shares acq cancelled000000182161207300
Acquisition of companies0000000-150000
Other investing items193216232642-22227-274-307690-1,522-30894
Cash from Financing Activity --1,330-2,180-2,276-1,725-4,160-2,917-3,450-4,008-4,264-4,651-5,462-6,676
Proceeds from shares0073470200000
Proceeds from borrowings1,28100000000000
Repayment of borrowings-947-4220000000000
Interest paid fin-25-7-0-1-25-25-17000-3-80
Dividends paid-1,436-1,523-1,418-1,509-3,550-2,473-2,912-3,342-3,561-3,896-4,546-5,196
Financial liabilities00000000000-352
Other financing items-202-228-864-248-592-419-524-666-703-755-913-1,048
Net Cash Flow1,576115-678695-597294101-85-63122,555

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Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
ROCE %150%107%102%105%135%154%150%120%97%109%119%120%
Debtor Days10141711121191211121610
Inventory Turnover4.203.303.483.804.684.715.055.155.555.956.576.14

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