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United Spirits Ltd. Stock Info: As on 2017-11-17 15:54:31



52 Week Range
Day's Range2,805.62 - 3,429.09
Value Traded (in ₹ Cr.) 183.03



Change %
52 Week Range
Day's Range2,800.62 - 3,422.98
Value Traded (in ₹ Cr.) 18.16

Stock Exchange

Category No. Of Shares Share %
ForeignPromoters 79,612,346.00 54.78%
IndianPromoters 5,372,083.00 3.70%
Mutual Funds/UTI 6,265,511.00 4.31%
FII 34,740,254.00 23.90%
Employee 0.00 0.00%
Public 11,034,746.00 7.59%
Government 7,521.00 0.01%
Others 8,150,641.00 5.61%

Key Statistics

Valuation Measures
Market Cap / Sales Ratio 4.00
Basic EPS (Rs.) 67.51
Cash EPS 74.54
BVPerShare Excl 193.16
Operating Revenue 625.62
PBDITPerShare 67.85
Dividend 0.00
NPPerShare 67.51
Current Ratio 0.92
Quick Ratio 0.62
PriceToBV 12.94
Earnings 0.02
PBDIT Margin 10.84
PBT Margin 12.90
NP Margin 10.79
Return On Assets 10.46
Retention Ratios 0.00
Parameter Mar-16 (₹ Cr.) Yoy%change
Total Income 9,198.05
Total Expenses 8,760.98
EBITDA 986.09
PBT 1,173.33
PAT 981.16
Net Income 981.16
Parameter Mar-16 (₹ Cr.) 6M % change
Total Income 5,026.45
Total Expenses 4,633.43
EBITDA 340.18
PBT 121.28
PAT 31.96
Net Income 0.00
Total Assets
Total Assets
Parameter Mar-16 (₹ Cr.) Yoy%change
Total share capital 145.33
Net worth 2,807.22
Investments 388.22
Total Liability 9,378.67
Total debt 3,699.85
Net block 1,320.91
Total Assets 9,378.67
Parameter Mar-16 (₹ Cr.) 6M % change
Total share capital 145.33
Net worth 2,807.22
Investments 388.22
Total Liability 9,378.67
Total debt 3,699.84
Net block 1,320.91
Total Assets 9,378.67
Company Curr Price Prev. Close Change% W's Low/High

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29.05 29.95 -3.01

Balaji Hotels and Enterprises Ltd.

7.95 8 -0.63

Empee Distilleries Ltd.

47.55 48.2 -1.35

G M Breweries Ltd.

778.6 775.7 0.37

Globus Spirits Ltd.

134.45 134.05 0.3

IFB Agro Industries Ltd.

680.25 665.9 2.15

Jubilant Industries Ltd.

222.3 211.9 4.91
Company Curr Price Prev. Close Change% W's Low/High

Associated Alcohols & Breweries Ltd.

200.25 173.75 15.25

Chambal Breweries & Distilleries Ltd.

4.23 4.45 -4.94

Empee Distilleries Ltd.

47.5 48.05 -1.14

G M Breweries Ltd.

777.75 775 0.35

Globus Spirits Ltd.

134.95 134.25 0.52

IFB Agro Industries Ltd.

679 679.45 -0.07

Indage Vintners Ltd.

13.55 14.25 -4.91
Parameter Mar-16(in ₹ Cr.)
Cash from operating activities 195.27
Cash from investing activities 758.24
Cash from financing activities -1,134.67
Net change in cash -181.17

Stock Held By Mutual Fund Schemes

Scheme Holding (%)
Motilal Oswal MOSt Focused Multicap 35 Fund 4.04%
HDFC TaxSaver - Regular Plan 2.09%
Reliance Growth Fund 1.91%
ICICI Prudential Equity - Arbitrage Fund 1.19%
Aditya Birla Sun Life Equity Fund 1.45%
Reliance Arbitrage Advantage Fund 1.04%

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17-11-2017 10:28

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17-11-2017 09:09

United Spirits - Credit Rating

Pursuant to Regulation 30 read with Schedule III of SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015, we disclose herewith the letter containing the credit rating issued by CRISIL.

14-Nov-2017 06:39 PM

United Spirits - Credit Rating

United Spirits Limited has informed the Exchange regarding Credit Rating

14-Nov-2017 06:34 PM

United Spirits - Updates

United Spirits Limited has informed the Exchange regarding ''Further to the disclosure made by the Company on January 15, 2016 with respect to execution of agreement in relation to sale of equity shares of United Spirits Nepal Private Limited (Overseas subsidiary of the Company) subject to receipt of various regulatory approvals, we hereby inform you that the Company has obtained approval from Reserve Bank of India on November 2, 2017 for this transaction.''.

03-Nov-2017 05:45 PM

United Spirits - Diversification / Disinvestment

Further to disclosure made by the Company on January 15, 2016, we have obtained approval from RBI for the said transaction.

03-Nov-2017 05:38 PM

United Spirits extends rally post Q2; scrip up 3%

Shares of United Spirits continued gaining momentum on Monday and surged over 3 per cent on the Bombay Stock Exchange after the liquor major reported a strong 84 per cent growth in its net profit at Rs 153 crore for the second quarter ended September 2017, from Rs 83 crore in the same quarter previous fiscal. Extending its rally, shares of the company gained as much as 3.15 per cent to touch intra-day high of Rs 3124.95 apiece on the Bombay Stock Exchange. In a similar fashion, shares of the firm were trading 2.65 per cent higher at Rs 3,106.00 apiece on the National Stock Exchange. Meanwhile, the broader benchmark BSE Sensex was trading at 33,276.05, up 118.83 points, or 0.36 per cent, at 13:05 hours.

30-Oct-2017 12:57 PM

United Spirits - Credit Rating

Pursuant to Regulation 30 read with Schedule III of SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015, we disclose herewith the letter containing the credit rating issued by CRISIL.

14-Nov-2017 06:39 PM

United Spirits - Diversification / Disinvestment

Further to disclosure made by the Company on January 15, 2016, we have obtained approval from RBI for the said transaction.

03-Nov-2017 05:38 PM

United Spirits - Credit Rating

Disclosure of information pursuant to Regulation 30 read with Schedule III of SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015 regarding credit rating issued by CRISIL.

27-Oct-2017 03:23 PM

Corporate Details

About Management

1999 -United Spirits (UNITDSPR) is the spirits division of the UB Group. It was originally incorporated as McDowell & Co. in 1999. On the amalgamation of eight spirit companies into the company including Herbertsons, Triumph Distillers & Vintnersgot, and Shaw Wallace, the company got its current name in 2005. 2002 -McDowell Alcobev becomes the wholly owned subsidiary of the company. -UB group gives a new look to No.1 McDowell's, itsflagship in the prestige segment of the whisky market. -Mr B M Labroo inducted as the member on the audit committee of the Directors of the company. -Forges alliances with US, Australia and French Cos. for bulk wine import. -Company pulled out from buying out the Gilbey brands and manufacturing operations in India. -High court refuses to grant interim relief to the company in the court battle with Shaw Wallace & Co. -Phipson Distilley becomes a wholly owned subsidiary of McDowell & Co. -Acquires 85% equity stake of Truimph Distilleries & Vinters Pvt Ltd. -Truimph Distilleries and Vinters becomes a subsidiary of McDowell. -In the wake of acquisition of Gibley's Green Lable Whisky , company decided to refrain from any more acquisitions. 2003 -Rolls out its new Whisky brand, 'Derby Special Whisky' in Andhra Pradesh Market. -Forges alliance with Newzealand Co called Independent Liquor to pursue an agressive growth strategy in the ready-to-drink segment. -Increases its exposure in Indian as well as in Hollywood films. -No 1 Celebration rum crosses sales over 3 million during the year. -Fire broke in the Finished goods godown at Rosa Distillery. -McDowell Alcobev makes open offer to acquire 25% stake in Intertia Industries. -McDowell and Company soars 9.18% to Rs.49.35 on offer for Herbertsons. -McDowell & Phipson makes counter offer to buy out 45.2 % equity in Herbertsons Ltd., priced at Rs.200 a share. -Mohun Bagan Athletic Club entangled into a fresh tiff with its sponsor McDowell. -McDowell unleash new Vodka 2004 -McDowell & Company Ltd has informed that Mr Adi Burjor Godrej has resigned from the BoD of the Company. - McDowell & Co launches Old Cask Rum, in the Karnataka market. -McDowell unveils `Signature` in TN market 2006 -United Spirits is likely to declare the acquisition of Whyte & Mackay by January 2007. The deal likely to be valued at 400 million pounds (around Rs 3500 crore). When this deal culminates, it will be one of the major acquisitions which Vijay Mallya will have mounted after his recent Rs 1,300 crore deal to take over arch-rival Shaw Wallace. The company currently has a net debt of Rs 1,300 crore. The company will definitely leverage its balance sheet to part-fund this acquisition. -Company has changed its name from McDowell & Co. Ltd. to United Spirits Ltd. 2007 - United Spirits Ltd has appointed Mr. Sudhindar Krishan Khanna as an Additional Director of the Company with effect from June 01, 2007 2008 -The company has introduced rum and whiskey in 90 and 60 ml PET High-end whiskies single-use packs, in Karnataka and Maharashtra respectively, on a test basis last week, reports Economic Times. -The company has said on Dec. 01, 2008 that its board had approved the merger of Balaji Distilleries, into USL in an all stock deal. The merger will be effective from Apr. 01, 2009. -Registered Office of the Company has been shifted From 51, Richmond Road, Bangalore- 560 025 To 'UB Tower', Level 6, UB City, # 24, Vittal Mallya Road; Bangalore- 560 001 2009 -United Spirits Ltd sells 90 million cases in 2008-2009; Narrows the gap to the No 1 position in the global spirits market. - United Spirits - Acquisition Tern Distilleries Pvt. Ltd. 2010 - United Spirits Clocks Sales Volume of 100 Million Cases to Become the World's 2nd Largest Spirits Company - United Spirits Ltd enters into Share Purchase Agreement with Pioneer Distilleries Ltd - Merger of Balaji Distilleries Ltd into United Spirits Ltd Approved. 2011 - Company has acquired 977,212 Equity Shares of 10/- each of Pioneer Distilleries Ltd (PDL), representing 7.3% of the paid up capital of PDL. - United Spirits Ltd had acquisition of 41.54 % Equity stake in Sovereign Distilleries Ltd 2012 - United Spirits acquires 100% ownership in Sovereign Distilleries Ltd. - United Spirits confirms stake sale talks with Diageo plc 2013 -Sebi may ask Diageo to modify agreement with UB Group -United Spirits Ltd Board recommends Dividend 2014 -United Spirits Ltd Diageo completes Tender Offer for 26% of United Spirits Ltd 2015 -United Spirits Ltd has sanctioned the Scheme of Arrangement ("Scheme") between United Spirits Limited ("the Company") and Enrica Enterprises Private Limited (Enrica) 2016 -United Spirits dedicated Project S.H.E. to its communities in Alwar

Registered Office

UB Tower, No. 24, Vittal Mallya Road,

080-39856500,22210705,,      080-39856862,



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