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MERCK LTD vs ADCOCK INGRAM (S. Africa) - 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

ADCOCK INGRAM (S. Africa)
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Adcock Ingram is a leading South African pharmaceutical manufacturer, marketer and distributor. The company occupies 10% share of the private pharmaceutical market in South Africa with a strong presence in over-the-counter (OTC) brands. Adcock is als... More

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Financials

 MERCK LTD   ADCOCK INGRAM
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
ADCOCK INGRAM
Jun-14
MERCK LTD/
ADCOCK INGRAM
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,060349-   
Low Rs623252-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4104.0-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.7-26.2-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.3-21.7-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.000-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.30-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.881.6-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.60168.78-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.32.9 46.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.4-11.5 -160.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.5-13.9 -97.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.23.7 58.7%  
Dividend payout %24.10-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,96950,764 27.5%   
No. of employees `0001.64.3 36.9%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,4873,186 46.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.94,086.8 162.3%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.2742.1 126.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.4-1,029.8 -46.6%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,49817,545 59.8%  
Other income Rs m242123 197.3%   
Total revenues Rs m10,74117,668 60.8%   
Gross profit Rs m1,135-3,040 -37.3%  
Depreciation Rs m276757 36.4%   
Interest Rs m0475 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,102-4,150 -26.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-12 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m343259 132.4%   
Profit after tax Rs m759-4,421 -17.2%  
Gross profit margin %10.8-17.3 -62.4%  
Effective tax rate %31.1-6.2 -498.5%   
Net profit margin %7.2-25.2 -28.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,41012,850 49.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,8287,230 122.1%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.032.0 -71.9%  
Current ratio x0.71.8 40.8%  
Inventory Days Days58111 52.0%  
Debtors Days Days38124 31.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,4067,490 18.8%   
Share capital Rs m16681 203.8%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,2860-   
Net worth Rs m6,45513,771 46.9%   
Long term debt Rs m04,839 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,82826,014 33.9%  
Interest coverage xNM-7.7-  
Debt to equity ratio x00.4 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.7 176.3%   
Return on assets %8.6-15.2 -56.7%  
Return on equity %11.8-32.1 -36.6%  
Return on capital %17.1-19.8 -86.2%  
Exports to sales %8.30-   
Imports to sales %21.00-   
Net fx Rs m-1,6530-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,0701,498 71.5%  
From Investments Rs m-750-460 163.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1504,392 -3.4%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1715,430 3.1%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for ADCOCK INGRAM (S. Africa) is South Africa Rand. All data has been converted at 4.82 Rs / ZAR

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