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United Breweries Ltd

Updated on February 11, 2020

Stock/Share Code - UBL

United Breweries is engaged in the manufacture and sale of beer. The Company has manufacturing facilities in India.

Below is the details of UBL United Breweries Ltd

Market Cap₹33,251 Cr.
Current Price ₹1,201.05 as on 10 Dec 19
52 Week High / Low Price₹1,493.75 / ₹1,180
Face Value₹1
Stock P/E72.80
Book Value₹127.89
Dividend Yield0.20 %
ROCE28.45 %
ROE19.17 %
Sales Growth (3yrs)10.18 %
SectorAlcoholic Beverages
IndustryBreweries & Distilleries
Listed onBSE  AND  NSE
Company WebsiteCompany Website
Pros: Company is virtually debt free. Company has good consistent profit growth of 20.06% over 5 years
Cons: Stock is trading at 9.83 times its book value Promoter's stake has decreased The company has delivered a poor growth of 8.85% over past five years.

United Breweries Ltd Price Chart

United Breweries Ltd Price Chart

United Breweries Ltd Peer Comparison in Alcoholic Beverages

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. United Spirits ₹584.85 63.84 ₹44,052.47 Cr. 0.00 ₹163.1 Cr. -27.77 3.40 2314.20 20.11
2. United Breweries 72.80 ₹33,250.94 Cr. 0.20 ₹115.13 Cr. -29.70 3.45 1578.57 28.45
3. Radico Khaitan ₹299.95 18.18 ₹4,171.71 Cr. 0.38 ₹78.59 Cr. 68.55 10.15 570.17 19.04
4. G M Breweries ₹397.45 10.20 ₹787.21 Cr. 0.70 ₹19.85 Cr. 2.21 8.60 121.40 37.20
5. Globus Spirits ₹129.35 9.31 ₹403.33 Cr. 0.00 ₹13.66 Cr. 386.12 20.67 271.68 10.40
6. Assoc.Alcohols 10.25 ₹375.23 Cr. 0.48 ₹11.06 Cr. 123.43 66.41 119.48 31.01
7. IFB Agro Inds. ₹368.25 13.42 ₹371.61 Cr. 0.00 ₹14.44 Cr. 25.46 9.92 298.42 10.63
8. Som Distilleries ₹143.35 16.01 ₹345.57 Cr. 1.41 ₹4.35 Cr. -6.05 -7.04 54.66 13.16

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United Breweries 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 %-6.81%-8.23%7.28%23.42%17.34%32.27%11.2%19.25%20.99%10.71%9.79%3.45%
Material Cost %46.21%48.68%47.46%46.02%47.71%47.26%45.9%44.39%46.67%49.49%49.65%47.89%
Employee Cost %8.31%7.99%5.24%7.91%7.98%7.46%5.72%6.73%7.64%7.58%6.01%7.82%
Operating Profit128101318222153208400318248171329192
OPM %13%9%19%17%13%14%21%21%17%11%16%12%
Other Income334611515421132
Profit before tax76824614579137343252177106255117
Tax %36%12%34%35%40%34%35%35%38%36%36%1%
Net Profit48716294479122216410968165115
EPS in Rs1.840.256.123.551.793.448.396.204.132.576.224.36

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 %30.69%24.21%17.62%53.19%16.41%9.58%8.52%10.78%3.12%-2.16%18.9%14.99%%
Material Cost %22.4%24.54%22.44%15.32%16.06%16.14%16%15.72%16.08%17.74%19.74%18%%
Manufacturing Cost %29.06%27.37%28.81%35.46%35.92%32.92%31.18%30.73%34.7%34.26%32.91%34.56%%
Employee Cost %5.44%4.94%4.75%4.71%5.21%6.17%6.13%6.34%6.91%7.44%7.01%6.86%%
Other Cost %30.52%30.29%33.13%31.77%31.26%32.54%32.62%33.97%27.23%27.01%24.32%23%%
Operating Profit1722182173904124775976217306419021,138941
OPM %13%13%11%13%12%12%14%13%15%14%16%18%14%
Other Income25497845533815374852123218
Profit before tax93102151226218265334378453347607878655
Tax %33%39%36%35%42%35%32%31%34%34%35%36%
Net Profit626297147126172226260298229394563457
EPS in Rs0.222.193.625.354.566.308.289.5111.278.6714.9021.2917.28
Dividend Payout %0%12%9%10%15%11%11%10%10%13%13%12%

Compounded Sales Growth

  • 10 Years:: 14.32%
  • 5 Years:: 8.85%
  • 3 Years:: 10.18%
  • TTM:: 10.63%

Compounded Profit Growth

  • 10 Years:: 24.55%
  • 5 Years:: 20.06%
  • 3 Years:: 23.22%
  • TTM:: -12.82%

Return on Equity

  • 10 Years:: 22.75%
  • 5 Years:: 8.84%
  • 3 Years:: 13.28%
  • 1 Year:: 1.43%

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 Capital268271271273101101101262626262626
Preference Capital246.9246.9246.9246.974.0774.0774.0700000
Equity Capital21.6242425.4526.4426.4426.4426.4426.4426.4426.4426.4426.44
Other Liabilities5014936201,0761,0201,0171,0531,2271,4451,5811,7702,0321,872
Trade Payables120.57120.87180.34300.32269.84265.84228.61374.74441.93494.22561.19640.48412.64
Total Liabilities1,4001,9442,2042,9013,3033,7553,9173,9134,3974,5084,7705,4265,649
Fixed Assets5606987811,0891,2191,5941,6071,8111,7971,7261,7051,7521,772
Gross Block714.96927.251096.661759.52060.152598.552807.583217.613440.363648.383865.214072.24
Accumulated Depreciation154.77229.49315.87670.09841.461004.561200.661406.7716431922.832160.162320.05
Other Assets5789661,2131,6941,8512,0222,2031,9872,5132,6202,9673,4583,595
Trade receivables322.15469.96616.25519.86699.45813.3958.6964.281118.811295.351498.351510.021719.91
Cash Equivalents17.5941.7783.32129.06172.58232.77142.4810.7611.4721.5520.1645.1246.15
Loans n Advances121.29290.99317.15482.11403.26317.88378.67256.32394.27328.33362.26460.9653.98
Other Assets etc000273.65175.99144.97179.5196.82301224.19280.04411.07694.55
Total Assets1,4001,9442,2042,9013,3033,7553,9173,9134,3974,5084,7705,4265,649

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 Activity80-153133648189152290839539544562644
Profit from operations199.44249.98251.54406.1438.38495.31605.17644.13775.37684.45942.331142.26
Working Capital Changes-89.59-371.64-78.52293.41-183.91-269.08-214.93336.47-76.162.49-127.24-108.89
Taxes paid-29.54-30.93-39.97-51.68-65.88-74.03-100.16-141.95-160.16-143.06-253.08-388.99
Cash from Investing Activity-295-227-78-477-334-428-157-327-245-234-196-430
Fixed Assets Purchased-256.69-144.15-144.35-528.79-381.41-380.08-212.01-407.47-243.6-235.98-201.69-437.66
Fixed Assets Sold3.311.221.711.240.791.880.180.550.60.510.271.3
Investments purchased-45-90.0200-0.030000-0.03-0.07-0.11
Investments sold0052.824900000000
Cash from Financing Activity93404-13-125205211-173-572-297-301-363-190
Proceeds from Shares0424.890000000000
Proceeds from Borrowings137.7294.355.21202.32568.14347.970121.2125.3130750.49
Repayment of Borrowings0-26.720-91.07-354.61-38.58-68.86-516.98-210.99-342.17-356.96-103.49
Interest Paid-41.75-75.7-55.73-77.77-92.56-73.91-79.81-71.69-79.38-58.32-50.73-31.31
Dividends Paid-2.53-12.89-12.88-18.74-26.78-24.37-23.93-30.28-26.22-24.41-24.61-44.87
Net Cash Flow-12224424659-64-40-60-39325

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Mar 2008Mar 2009Mar 2010Mar 2011Mar 2012Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
ROCE %13%13%11%16%15%13%14%16%19%14%22%28%
Debtor Days861011136272768375841009785
Inventory Turnover11.9312.1311.1312.6010.338.558.028.527.776.597.237.05

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