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Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Updated on July 5, 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₹483,385 Cr.
Current Price ₹2,223.8 as on 10 Jul 20
52 Week High / Low Price₹2,614.3 / ₹1,659.05
Face Value₹1
Stock P/E70.19
Book Value₹34.18
Dividend Yield1.22 %
ROCE119 %
ROE84.04 %
Sales Growth (3yrs)7.16 %
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 77.26% Company has been maintaining a healthy dividend payout of 81.00%
Cons: Stock is trading at 60.19 times its book value Promoter holding has decreased by -5.28% over last quarter The company has delivered a poor growth of 6.41% 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 70.19 ₹483,384.68 Cr. 1.22 ₹1,519 Cr. -1.43 -9.39 9011.00 119.14
2. Colgate-Palm. ₹1,392.2 46.35 ₹37,846.8 Cr. 2.01 ₹204.15 Cr. 2.02 -7.15 1071.26 72.97
3. P & G Hygiene ₹4.55 75.62 ₹32,114.38 Cr. 0.89 ₹91.1 Cr. 1.10 -6.19 656.05 72.38
4. Gillette India ₹5,093.2 68.02 ₹15,715.55 Cr. 0.91 ₹52.38 Cr. -40.31 -12.66 406.57 47.76

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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

Jun 2017Sep 2017Dec 2017Mar 2018Jun 2018Sep 2018Dec 2018Mar 2019Jun 2019Sep 2019Dec 2019Mar 2020
Sales -8,5298,3098,5909,0979,4879,2349,5589,94510,1149,8529,8089,011
YOY Sales Growth %4.95%5.96%11.49%10.76%11.23%11.13%11.27%9.32%6.61%6.69%2.62%-9.39%
Expenses -6,6676,6376,9167,0497,2367,2157,5127,6247,4817,4157,3656,963
Material Cost %47.88%47.29%45.46%47.42%46.00%48.03%46.22%47.69%45.96%45.52%45.78%46.28%
Employee Cost %4.91%5.24%5.72%4.40%4.66%4.74%4.87%4.04%4.47%4.36%4.63%3.94%
Operating Profit1,8621,6721,6742,0482,2512,0192,0462,3212,6332,4372,4432,048
OPM %22%20%19%23%24%22%21%23%26%25%25%23%
Other Income1042501373676270444716813943225
Profit before tax1,8461,8011,6851,9522,1932,1521,9502,2272,5632,3082,2291,992
Tax %30%29%21%31%30%29%26%31%32%20%28%24%
Net Profit1,2831,2761,3261,3511,5291,5251,4441,5381,7551,8481,6161,519
EPS in Rs5.935.906.

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

Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019TTM
Sales -13,64120,20517,50219,73622,11625,81028,01930,80631,06131,89034,52538,22438,785
Sales Growth %12.97%48.12%-13.38%12.76%12.06%16.70%8.56%9.94%0.83%2.67%8.26%10.71%
Expenses -11,83417,79715,15817,07118,86021,84623,55425,61125,42225,90027,30529,58729,224
Material Cost %44.68%45.14%42.97%42.63%44.47%44.53%43.17%42.82%41.64%41.77%39.94%40.40%
Manufacturing Cost %12.22%12.04%11.27%12.11%11.96%10.90%11.21%10.87%9.96%9.50%9.32%8.60%
Employee Cost %5.76%6.03%6.35%4.88%5.04%5.16%5.12%5.13%5.06%5.08%5.05%4.57%
Other Cost %24.09%24.87%26.01%26.88%23.80%24.05%24.56%24.32%25.18%24.87%24.78%23.84%
Operating Profit1,8072,4082,3442,6643,2573,9644,4655,1945,6395,9907,2208,6379,561
OPM %13%12%13%14%15%15%16%17%18%19%21%23%25%
Other Income6858136664944321,2558601,296643824563437575
Profit before tax2,3283,0012,8202,9373,4694,9585,0286,1875,9466,3967,2858,5229,092
Tax %17%17%22%21%22%23%23%30%30%30%28%29%
Net Profit1,9252,4962,2022,3062,6913,7973,8674,3154,1374,4905,2376,0366,738
EPS in Rs7.
Dividend Payout %102%65%64%61%60%105%73%75%84%82%82%79%

Compounded Sales Growth

  • 10 Years:: 6.58%
  • 5 Years:: 6.41%
  • 3 Years:: 7.16%
  • TTM:: 1.47%

Compounded Profit Growth

  • 10 Years:: 9.58%
  • 5 Years:: 11.98%
  • 3 Years:: 14.19%
  • TTM:: 11.17%

Return on Equity

  • 10 Years:: 23.38%
  • 5 Years:: 19.87%
  • 3 Years:: 23.72%
  • 1 Year:: 15.03%

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

Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Share Capital -218218218216216216216216216216216216216
Equity Capital218218218216216216216216216216216216216
Other Liabilities -5,1115,7846,7337,5037,4458,8389,7219,9097,6418,26110,07410,20611,571
Trade Payables2,8783,3054,3743,8903,7834,1344,7414,8525,1585,7646,8727,0247,399
Advance from Customers91817366129344340705539
Other liability items2,2232,4602,3433,5773,6014,6764,9455,0142,4432,4273,1473,1434,172
Total Liabilities6,6398,2679,31710,16310,95811,51212,99813,63413,92014,75117,14917,86519,602
Fixed Assets -1,5231,6072,1622,1692,1472,2932,4222,4582,9144,0244,1424,3435,056
Gross Block2,6692,8823,5823,7603,8124,1344,4434,7213,2184,7125,2675,959
Accumulated Depreciation1,1471,2751,4201,5911,6641,8412,0212,2643046881,1251,616
Other Assets -3,4905,8565,6176,4446,1576,6737,1627,4207,8406,7459,46610,20012,533
Trade receivables4435376729436798338167831,0649281,1471,6731,046
Cash Equivalents2011,7771,8921,6281,8301,7082,2212,5382,7591,6713,3733,6885,017
Loans n Advances1,0831,1971,0758519191,1341,0061,1831,2501,4572,0581,676456
Other asset items-191-184-2022112124713723132393275297413,378
Total Assets6,6398,2679,31710,16310,95811,51212,99813,63413,92014,75117,14917,86519,602

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

Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Cash from Operating Activity -1,6802,0293,4411,8922,8723,5303,7243,2723,9744,9535,9135,728
Profit from operations2,0813,0462,7572,7143,3604,0734,5315,2655,7916,2197,2378,674
Loans Advances000-181-62-1316-1000-4600
Direct taxes-493-634-662-652-657-1,005-1,279-1,772-1,696-1,783-2,188-2,685
Other operating items000420472347276-82-1141,026-66
Exceptional CF items-30-55-92-9-15-12-500000
Cash from Investing Activity -1,025878-1,146-294-45234-513280-51-752-1,261-264
Fixed assets purchased-329-636-570-322-252-406-531-527-756-1,024-853-728
Fixed assets sold40713107121755382172264
Investments purchased-14,151-12,482-6,129-2,563-13,967-16,160-9,549-17,458-18,907-26,230-47,755-70,434
Investments sold15,14913,6505,2072,20412,97016,4489,13017,57619,23625,26048,53470,761
Interest received70789797127208210225324266229308
Dividends received1037135764483144118166178190103
Invest in subsidiaries-0-1-5-1000-101-400000
Loans to subsidiaries00-10-18-25-118-262-76-35-84-183-248
Shares acq cancelled000000018216120730
Acquisition of companies00000000-15000
Other investing items143193216232642-22227-274-307690-1,522-30
Cash from Financing Activity --2,921-1,330-2,180-2,276-1,725-4,160-2,917-3,450-4,008-4,264-4,651-5,462
Proceeds from shares0007347020000
Proceeds from borrowings6671,2810000000000
Repayment of borrowings-651-947-422000000000
Interest paid fin-26-25-7-0-1-25-25-17000-3
Dividends paid-1,954-1,436-1,523-1,418-1,509-3,550-2,473-2,912-3,342-3,561-3,896-4,546
Other financing items-957-202-228-864-248-592-419-524-666-703-755-913
Net Cash Flow-2161,576115-678695-597294101-85-6312

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Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
ROCE %98%150%107%102%105%135%154%150%120%97%109%119%
Debtor Days12101417111211912111216
Inventory Turnover7.799.027.437.918.3010.2310.6211.5212.1113.0414.6315.99

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