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Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Updated on July 15, 2019

Stock/Share Code - HINDUNILVR

Hindustan Unilever Limited is engaged in fast-moving consumer goods business comprising home and personal care, foods and refreshments.

Below is the details of HINDUNILVR Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Market Cap₹387,175 Cr.
Current Price ₹1,720.4 as on 19 Jul 19
52 Week High / Low Price₹1,870.5 / ₹1,477.2
Face Value₹1
Stock P/E62.50
Book Value₹35.38
Dividend Yield1.12 %
ROCE109 %
ROE77.57 %
Sales Growth (3yrs)3.87 %
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 76.03% Company has been maintaining a healthy dividend payout of 82.60%
Cons: Stock is trading at 50.55 times its book value The company has delivered a poor growth of 5.99% 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 ₹3.8 62.50 ₹387,174.67 Cr. 1.12 ₹1,538 Cr. 13.92 9.32 9945.00 108.62
2. P & G Hygiene ₹4.4 88.49 ₹35,651.63 Cr. 0.36 ₹90.11 Cr. 8.25 22.93 699.34 89.10
3. Colgate-Palm. ₹1,173.55 41.48 ₹31,342.26 Cr. 2.08 ₹197.59 Cr. 1.56 5.69 1153.75 71.10
4. Gillette India ₹7,034.25 100.30 ₹24,244.84 Cr. 0.31 ₹87.76 Cr. 23.05 3.09 465.51 59.81

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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

Jun 2016Sep 2016Dec 2016Mar 2017Jun 2017Sep 2017Dec 2017Mar 2018Jun 2018Sep 2018Dec 2018Mar 2019
YOY Sales Growth %3.6%1.43%-0.76%6.37%4.95%5.96%11.49%10.76%11.23%11.13%11.27%9.32%
Material Cost %48.66%50.52%48.59%48.97%47.88%47.29%45.46%47.42%46%48.03%46.22%47.69%
Employee Cost %5.25%5.05%5.31%4.72%4.91%5.24%5.72%4.4%4.66%4.74%4.87%4.04%
Operating Profit1,5911,4031,3491,6471,8621,6721,6742,0482,2512,0192,0462,321
OPM %20%18%18%20%22%20%19%23%24%22%21%23%
Other Income2232732428610425013736762704447
Profit before tax1,7151,5761,4861,6191,8461,8011,6851,9522,1932,1521,9502,227
Tax %32%30%30%27%30%29%21%31%30%29%26%31%
Net Profit1,1741,0961,0381,1831,2831,2761,3261,3511,5291,5251,4441,538

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 2006Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018TTM
Sales Growth %8.98%12.97%48.12%-13.38%12.76%12.06%16.7%8.56%9.94%0.83%2.67%8.26%%
Material Cost %45.01%44.68%45.14%42.97%42.63%44.47%44.53%43.17%42.82%41.64%41.77%39.94%%
Manufacturing Cost %12.5%12.22%12.04%11.27%12.11%11.96%10.9%11.21%10.87%9.96%9.5%9.32%%
Employee Cost %5.65%5.69%5.97%6.26%4.88%5.04%5.16%5.12%5.13%5.06%5.08%5.05%%
Other Cost %24.99%24.16%24.93%26.1%26.88%23.8%24.05%24.56%24.32%25.18%24.87%24.78%%
Operating Profit1,4301,8072,4082,3442,6643,2573,9644,4655,1945,6395,9907,2208,637
OPM %12%13%12%13%14%15%15%16%17%18%19%21%23%
Other Income8996858136664944321,2558601,296643824563437
Profit before tax2,1882,3283,0012,8202,9373,4694,9585,0286,1875,9466,3967,2858,522
Tax %15%17%17%22%21%22%23%23%30%30%30%28%
Net Profit1,8551,9252,4962,2022,3062,6913,7973,8674,3154,1374,4905,2376,036
EPS in Rs7.577.
Dividend Payout %71%102%65%64%61%60%105%73%75%84%82%82%

Compounded Sales Growth

  • 10 Years:: 9.73%
  • 5 Years:: 5.99%
  • 3 Years:: 3.87%
  • TTM:: 10.71%

Compounded Profit Growth

  • 10 Years:: 11.84%
  • 5 Years:: 10.53%
  • 3 Years:: 13.02%
  • TTM:: 15.28%

Return on Equity

  • 10 Years:: 88.95%
  • 5 Years:: 85.11%
  • 3 Years:: 76.03%
  • Last Year:: 77.57%

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 2006Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Share Capital221218218218216216216216216216216216216
Equity Capital220.68217.75217.99218.17215.95216.15216.25216.27216.35216216216216
Other Liabilities4,6845,3025,9686,9367,6927,6349,0499,95610,1807,9838,67310,47210,206
Trade Payables2463.732878.4633054373.713890.383782.64133.634741.494851.545158576468727070
Total Liabilities7,4806,8308,4529,51910,35211,14711,72313,23313,90514,26215,16317,54717,865
Fixed Assets1,4011,5231,6072,1622,1692,1472,2932,4222,4582,9144,0244,1424,343
Gross Block2462.692669.082881.733581.963759.623811.684134.24442.854721.36321847125267
Accumulated Depreciation1061.941146.571274.951419.851590.521664.211841.32020.792263.833046881125
Other Assets3,5553,6816,0405,8196,6336,3466,8847,3977,6908,1827,1579,86410,200
Trade receivables440.37443.37536.89671.6943.21678.99833.48816.43782.94106492811471673
Cash Equivalents416.94200.861777.351892.211628.471830.041707.892220.972537.562759167133733688
Loans n Advances1150.061083.291196.951075.15850.71919.211134.21005.731183.17125014572058407
Total Assets7,4806,8308,4529,51910,35211,14711,72313,23313,90514,26215,16317,54717,865

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 2006Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Cash from Operating Activity1,5951,6802,0293,4411,8922,8723,5303,7243,2723,9744,9535,916
Profit from operations1823.452080.863046.372757.172713.753360.334073.394531.325264.92579162197307
Working Capital Changes-13.09122.22-328.921437.59-160.74183.52472.66476.55-215.57-113538819
Taxes paid-437.31-492.6-633.65-661.74-652.41-656.76-1004.67-1278.53-1777.45-1704-1804-2210
Cash from Investing Activity-1981,025878-1,146-294-45234-513280-51-752-1,264
Fixed Assets Purchased-154.2-329.28-636.13-570.08-321.76-252.21-405.65-530.81-526.54-756-1024-847
Fixed Assets Sold47.3440.286.6413.2710.467.240.8216.79552.888217226
Investments purchased-9731.83-14150.55-12482.27-6128.94-2563-13966.81-16160.3-9548.61-17457.71-18907-26230-47755
Investments sold9137.3815148.6713649.755207.15220412970.4816448.169130.3917575.91192362526048534
Cash from Financing Activity-1,345-2,921-1,330-2,180-2,276-1,725-4,160-2,917-3,450-4,008-4,264-4,651
Proceeds from Shares00006.5133.557.3402.18000
Proceeds from Borrowings299.63666.611280.86000000000
Repayment of Borrowings-283.97-651.29-947.45-421.9500000000
Interest Paid-13.38-25.54-25.32-6.98-0.24-1.24-25.15-25.02-16.82000
Dividends Paid-1210.7-1954.47-1435.96-1523.27-1418.36-1509.31-3550.31-2472.7-2912.3-3342-3561-3872
Net Cash Flow52-2161,576115-678695-597294101-85-631

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Dec 2006Dec 2007Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
ROCE %71%98%150%107%102%105%135%154%150%120%97%109%
Debtor Days13121014171112119121112
Inventory Turnover8.427.799.027.437.918.3010.2310.6211.5212.1113.0414.63

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