Financial Ratio Analysis of Colgate Essay
Contents: 1. Abstract 2. Introduction and details of project 3. Colgate Palmolive( India) Limited Profile 4. Ratio Analysis of Colgate Palmolive( India) Limited I. Profitability Ratios II. Liquidity Ratios III. Solvency Ratios …show more content…
* To compare financial ratios from the last five years of “Colgate Palmolive Limited”. * To analyze the profitability of the company. * To check the liquidity position of the company. * To gain insight into long term solvency of Colgate. * To check the operational value of the company. * To understand the turnover ratios of Colgate.
Colgate Palmolive (India) Limited
Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited is engaged in the Personal Care business, which includes Oral Care. The Company’s oral care product includes toothpaste, toothbrushes, toothpowder, whitening products and mouthwashes. Its personal care product includes body wash, liquid hand wash, shave preps, skin care and hair care. The Company’s household care product includes surface care. Colgate-Palmolive Company is the Company’s ultimate holding company.
Colgate has, for the third consecutive year from 2011 to 2013, been ranked as India’s #1 Most Trusted Brand across all categories by Brand Equity’s Most Trusted Brand Survey and is the only brand to feature in the top three since the inception of the survey twelve years ago.
In November 2007, it acquired a 75% of equity interest in Advanced Oral Care Products, Professional Oral Care Products and SS Oral Hygiene Products, the company is the fastest growing and