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Inc stmt in CHFIncome statement in CHFView more

Year on year Nestle SA had relatively flat revenues (89.59bn to 91.44bn), though the company grew net income 41.63% from 7.16bn to 10.14bn. A reduction in the cost of goods sold as a percentage of sales from 50.87% to 50.38% was a component in the net income growth despite flat revenues.
Gross margin49.62%
Net profit margin10.45%
Operating margin15.04%
Return on assets7.07%
Return on equity17.13%
Return on investment10.23%
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Cash flow in CHFView more

In 2018, cash reserves at Nestle SA fell by 3.30bn. However, the company earned 15.40bn from its operations for a Cash Flow Margin of 16.84%. In addition the company used 14.27bn on investing activities and also paid 4.12bn in financing cash flows.
Cash flow per share4.46
Price/Cash flow per share22.66
Book value per share19.29
Tangible book value per share2.36
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Balance sheet in CHFView more

Nestle SA has a Debt to Total Capital ratio of 40.89%, a higher figure than the previous year's 30.46%.
Current ratio0.9529
Quick ratio0.7408
Total debt/total equity0.7042
Total debt/total capital0.4089
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Growth rates in CHF

Year on year, both dividends per share and earnings per share excluding extraordinary items growth increased 4.26% and 63.42%, respectively. The positive trend in dividend payments is noteworthy since very few companies in the Beverages (Nonalcoholic) industry pay a dividend. Additionally when measured on a five year annualized basis, both dividend per share and earnings per share growth ranked the highest relative to its industry peers.
Div yield(5 year avg)3.01%
Div growth rate (5 year)2.65%
Payout ratio (TTM)72.14%
EPS growth(5 years)1.41
EPS (TTM) vs
TTM 1 year ago
63.30
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