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Cipla Performance

Days Range

Low: ₹1,396.40
High: ₹1,419.90
Previous Close ₹1,421.10
Open ₹1,417.10
Volume 34,43,314
Day’s Range ₹1,396.40 - ₹1,419.90
52W Range ₹911.55 - ₹1,519.00
Market Cap ₹1,14,654 Cr

Cipla Fundamentals

ROCE (TTM) 21.14
P/E Ratio (TTM) 27.82
P/B Ratio 4.29
Industry P/E 36.25
Debt to Equity 0.02
ROE 15.43
EPS (TTM) 52.74
Dividend Yield 0.6
Book Value 330.77
Face Value 2

Cipla Financials

Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023Mar 2024
Net Sales6,328.896,678.156,603.816,163.24
Expenses5,074.195,234.445,089.715,135.72
Profit before tax1,374.61,594.231,473.811,259.26
Operating Profit996.581,155.821,068.51934.4
Net Profit996.581,155.821,068.51934.4
EPS in Rs12.3414.0115.4611.63

About Cipla

History of Cipla

Cipla Ltd was incorporated in 1935 as Chemical, Industrial & Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd. The founder of Cipla, Khwaja Abdul Hamied, gave the company all his patents and proprietary formulas for multiple drugs and medicines royalty-free. On August 17, 1935, the company was registered as a public limited company. Starting with its first manufacturing unit at Bombay Central in 1936, Cipla currently has over 40 state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities globally, including in countries like the USA, China, and South Africa, along with India.

In 1941, Cipla took advantage of the shortage in drug supply due to the Second World War by producing fine chemicals. In 1952, the company set up its first research division. In 1968, it manufactured ampicillin for the first time in India. In the year 1972, Cipla started the Agricultural Research Division at Bangalore for scientific cultivation of medicinal plants. In the year 1985, US FDA approved the pharma company’s bulk drug manufacturing facilities. Over time, Cipla has become one of the biggest global brands, with multiple facilities and products launched over the years.

Business Segments of Cipla

Cipla is the third-largest pharmaceutical company in India. One of the biggest product categories of Cipla is finished medicines. The company has a diversified portfolio of more than 1,500 products in over 50 dosage forms and 65 therapeutic categories. It is a market leader in therapies such as those in respiratory and urology. It is also the 2nd largest Indian exporter in emerging markets, including the market in South Africa.

Cipla is also a major producer of APIs or active pharmaceutical ingredients. It partners with major generic pharmaceutical companies in order to support their supply chain.

Geographically, the market in India counts for slightly less than 50% of its revenues, while North America provides around 22% as of September 2023.

In 2021, it had around 55 subsidiary companies. The list includes both domestic subsidiaries like Meditab Specialities Pvt. Ltd. and Cipla BioTec Pvt. Ltd., as well as foreign subsidiaries such as Cipla BioTec South Africa (Pty) Limited and InvaGen Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Key Personnel of Cipla

  • Mr. Umang Vohra, Managing Director & Global Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Vohra has been the MD and Global CEO of Cipla since September 2016. He has previously worked with Eicher Motors, PepsiCo and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories. With a distinguished career spanning almost two decades in both India and the US, Mr. Vohra comes with a deep understanding of the various aspects of the global pharmaceutical business.

Corporate Actions 

The following are some of the key corporate actions undertaken by Cipla in the past few years:

Bonus Shares

Cipla had last announced a bonus share issue in 2006 in the ratio of 3:2.

Split Stocks

Cipla had last split the face value of its shares from ₹10 to ₹2 in 2004.

Cipla has not had any rights issues or buyback of shares.

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • During FY 2018, Anmarate (Pty) Limited was acquired in South Africa as a part of a strategy to strengthen its OTC portfolio.
  • In February 2016, Cipla‘s UK arm, Cipla (EU) Limited, successfully completed the acquisition of InvaGen Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Exelan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • In July 2013, Cipla acquired 100% of the issued shares of Cipla Medpro South Africa Ltd. for ZAR 4507 million (₹2,707 crore).

Management Outlook 

In 2020-23, Cipla optimised its business models, restructured its

portfolio, and strengthened its competitive position in key geographies. Throughout the pandemic, Cipla upscaled its capabilities to ensure the widespread availability of quality medicines. The company has also invested in automation and digitisation to drive sustainable efficiencies across its portfolio selection, manufacturing, supply chain, and quality operations.

Parent Organisation Indian Private
Founded 1935
Managing Director Y K Hamied
NSE Symbol CIPLA

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Cipla FAQs

What is the Share price of Cipla (CIPLA)?

Cipla (CIPLA) share price as of May 17, 2024, on NSE is Rs 1,397.05 (NSE) and Rs 1,398.50 (BSE) on BSE.

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What is the total Asset of Cipla?

Cipla’s total assets for 2022 were Rs 27,101 Crore.

What is the main business of Cipla?

Indian multinational pharmaceutical business Cipla Limited is based in Mumbai. Cipla focuses on creating medications to treat a variety of illnesses, including arthritis, diabetes, depression, cardiovascular disease, respiratory diseases, and many others.

Who are the promoters of Cipla?

Yusuf Khwaja Hamied (18.77%), Sophie Ahmed (5.73%), Mustafa Khwaja Hamied (3.47%) are some of the biggest promoters of Cipla.