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ASTRAZENECA PHARMA vs MERCK LTD - Comparison Results

ASTRAZENECA PHARMA    Change

AstraZeneca Pharma India Limited (APIL) is a 90% subsidiary of the UK based AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, which is one of the world's leading pharma companies. APIL has interests in the six crucial areas of cardiovascular, respiratory, maternal health... More

MERCK LTD 
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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

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Current Valuations

    ASTRAZENECA PHARMA MERCK LTD ASTRAZENECA PHARMA/
MERCK LTD
 
P/E (TTM) x 391.7 44.1 889.0% View Chart
P/BV x 19.2 6.4 298.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 0.5 -  

Financials

 ASTRAZENECA PHARMA   MERCK LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    ASTRAZENECA PHARMA
Mar-14
MERCK LTD
Dec-17
ASTRAZENECA PHARMA/
MERCK LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,2851,358 94.7%   
Low Rs634933 68.0%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs189.6665.0 28.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-0.256.6 -0.4%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs3.872.5 5.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs015.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %01.3 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs68.6441.7 15.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m25.0016.60 150.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x5.11.7 293.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x-4,712.720.2 -23,279.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x249.615.8 1,579.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x14.02.6 539.2%  
Dividend payout %026.5 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m23,98819,011 126.2%   
No. of employees `0001.61.5 101.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,6051,696 94.6%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th3,040.27,150.0 42.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,029.21,098.7 93.7%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-3.3608.2 -0.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m4,74011,040 42.9%  
Other income Rs m92240 38.4%   
Total revenues Rs m4,83211,279 42.8%   
Gross profit Rs m-1301,376 -9.4%  
Depreciation Rs m101264 38.3%   
Interest Rs m00-   
Profit before tax Rs m-1391,352 -10.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m139170 81.7%   
Tax Rs m5583 0.9%   
Profit after tax Rs m-5939 -0.5%  
Gross profit margin %-2.712.5 -22.0%  
Effective tax rate %-3.743.1 -8.5%   
Net profit margin %-0.18.5 -1.3%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m2,7267,523 36.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m2,4352,253 108.1%   
Net working cap to sales %6.147.7 12.9%  
Current ratio x1.13.3 33.5%  
Inventory Days Days7452 141.4%  
Debtors Days Days4141 100.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,0351,240 83.5%   
Share capital Rs m50166 30.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m9427,167 13.1%   
Net worth Rs m1,7167,333 23.4%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m4,1569,912 41.9%  
Interest coverage xNMNM-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.11.1 102.4%   
Return on assets %-0.19.5 -1.3%  
Return on equity %-0.312.8 -2.3%  
Return on capital %020.8 0.0%  
Exports to sales %5.70-   
Imports to sales %6.50-   
Exports (fob) Rs m270NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m306NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m3751,015 36.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m4703,043 15.5%   
Net fx Rs m-96-2,028 4.7%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m-8537 -1.5%  
From Investments Rs m-146-476 30.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m862-220 -392.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m709-160 -444.2%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 75.0 51.8 144.8%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.3 18.2 1.6%  
FIIs % 15.7 1.0 1,570.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 9.1 29.1 31.3%  
Shareholders   12,856 28,591 45.0%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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