Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) will be reporting its quarterly results today and the stock is at record highs ahead of the numbers.
- The expectations from the company are high on the back of price-led growth rather than volume-led growth.
- The volume growth is expected to be around 6-8 percent and price growth at 3-4 percent. The revenue growth would be around 11-11.5 percent that is around Rs 9,600 crore.
- The EBITDA is expected to grow higher than the revenue around 21 percent, which would aid margin expansion to the tune of 150-160 basis point.
- The street would be watching for commentary on time line of integration of GSK Consumer Healthcare business, competitive intensity and their view on rural demand.