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MERCK LTD vs ACTAVIS (US) - Comparison Results

MERCK LTD    Change

Merck, the Indian arm of Merck KgaA (Germany), is a relatively smaller player among MNC pharma majors in the country. Merck has two business segments namely Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals. The pharmaceutical business, accounting for 68% of total sales... More

ACTAVIS (US)
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Actavis, Inc. is a global, integrated specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing, manufacturing and distributing generic, brand and biosimilar products. It develops, manufactures and market generic, branded generic, legacy brands and Over... More

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 MERCK LTD   ACTAVIS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-17
ACTAVIS
Dec-14
MERCK LTD/
ACTAVIS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,35819,612-   
Low Rs93311,962-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs665.03,531.5-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs56.6-440.7-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs72.5324.0-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs15.000-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.30-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs441.77,659.7-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.60265.90-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.74.5 38.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x20.2-35.8 -56.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x15.848.7 32.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.62.1 125.8%  
Dividend payout %26.50-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m19,0114,197,775 0.5%   
No. of employees `0001.521.6 7.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,6960-   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,150.043,473.5 16.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,098.70-   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th608.2-5,425.0 -11.2%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m11,040939,027 1.2%  
Other income Rs m240-2,344 -10.2%   
Total revenues Rs m11,279936,684 1.2%   
Gross profit Rs m1,376120,631 1.1%  
Depreciation Rs m264203,334 0.1%   
Interest Rs m029,619 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,352-114,665 -1.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m170-8,411 -2.0%   
Tax Rs m583-5,895 -9.9%   
Profit after tax Rs m939-117,181 -0.8%  
Gross profit margin %12.512.8 97.0%  
Effective tax rate %43.15.1 838.5%   
Net profit margin %8.5-12.5 -68.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m7,523494,747 1.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m2,253360,816 0.6%   
Net working cap to sales %47.714.3 334.7%  
Current ratio x3.31.4 243.6%  
Inventory Days Days5258 89.9%  
Debtors Days Days4166 61.2%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,240114,665 1.1%   
Share capital Rs m1660-   
"Free" reserves Rs m7,1670-   
Net worth Rs m7,3332,036,716 0.4%   
Long term debt Rs m01,067,279 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m9,9123,732,629 0.3%  
Interest coverage xNM-2.9-  
Debt to equity ratio x00.5 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.10.3 442.7%   
Return on assets %9.5-2.3 -403.9%  
Return on equity %12.8-5.8 -222.6%  
Return on capital %20.8-3.0 -689.3%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m-2,0280-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m537161,249 0.3%  
From Investments Rs m-476-386,092 0.1%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-220216,928 -0.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-160-7,915 2.0%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for ACTAVIS (US) is United States Dollars. All data has been converted at 71.89 Rs / USD

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