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Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Ltd.

BSE: 500459 Sector: Consumer
NSE: PGHH ISIN Code: INE179A01014
BSE 15:40 | 19 Jan 9400.55 31.25
(0.33%)
OPEN

9399.95

HIGH

9487.10

LOW

9350.05

NSE 15:25 | 19 Jan 9420.00 25.70
(0.27%)
OPEN

9424.25

HIGH

9449.90

LOW

9310.00

OPEN 9399.95
PREVIOUS CLOSE 9369.30
VOLUME 251
52-Week high 9899.85
52-Week low 6667.00
P/E 68.75
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 30,514
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00
OPEN 9399.95
CLOSE 9369.30
VOLUME 251
52-Week high 9899.85
52-Week low 6667.00
P/E 68.75
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 30,514
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Ltd. (PGHH) - Chairman Speech

Company chairman speech

Dear Shareholders

It gives me great pleasure to share with you the overall performance of our Company in2016-17.

Sales were up 3% versus year ago while Profit After Tax (PAT) grew by 2%. Despitethe market volatility and macro-economic challenges of this Financial Year your Companydelivered growth and created value. This was driven by continual sharp focus on winningwith consumers customers and shareholders. The markets are starting to recover. It isthis dedicated approach towards value creation that will drive the business for years tocome.

This Financial Year the Board of Directors declared a special interim dividend of Rs.362/- per Equity Share from accumulated surplus from profits of earlier years and thecurrent year to celebrate 30th anniversary of Make in India of its flagship brand Whisper.This takes Total Dividend for the Financial Year to be Rs. 389/- per Equity Share.

With the growth in disposable income and increased urbanization the outlook forConsumer goods industry remains positive. We will continue to innovate so that we growsales profit and cash more consistently and more sustainably.

As a responsible Company we also do right thing for the communities we operate in. P&GShiksha the Company's flagship CSR provides children from underprivileged backgroundswith an access to a holistic education. By the end of Financial Year 2016-17 P&GShiksha built and supported over 1500 (+500 since last year) schools across thecountry that will impact the lives of over 1.2 million (+200000 since last year)children.

As a Company we are keenly focused to create value for our shareholders. We arecontinuing to make progress to strengthen business fundamentals improve productivity andempower our organization and culture to deliver sustained strong performance.

Lastly I would also like to express my gratitude to all our consumers customersemployees business partners and YOU our valued shareholders. I look forward to yoursustained support and participation in the growth of our Company.

R. A. Shah

Chairman