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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 122.2 38.7 315.4% View Chart
P/BV x 17.4 5.1 342.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 0.6 -  

Financials

 ASTRAZENECA PHARMA   MERCK LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    ASTRAZENECA PHARMA
Mar-14
MERCK LTD
Dec-16
ASTRAZENECA PHARMA/
MERCK LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,2851,060 121.2%   
Low Rs634623 101.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs189.6632.4 30.0%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-0.245.7 -0.4%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs3.862.3 6.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs011.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %01.3 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs68.6388.8 17.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m25.0016.60 150.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x5.11.3 380.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x-4,712.718.4 -25,602.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x249.613.5 1,848.2%  
Price / Book Value ratio x14.02.2 645.9%  
Dividend payout %024.1 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m23,98813,969 171.7%   
No. of employees `0001.61.6 98.5%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,6051,487 107.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th3,040.26,631.9 45.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,029.2939.2 109.6%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-3.3479.4 -0.7%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m4,74010,498 45.1%  
Other income Rs m92242 38.0%   
Total revenues Rs m4,83210,741 45.0%   
Gross profit Rs m-1301,135 -11.4%  
Depreciation Rs m101276 36.7%   
Interest Rs m00-   
Profit before tax Rs m-1391,102 -12.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m1390-   
Tax Rs m5343 1.5%   
Profit after tax Rs m-5759 -0.7%  
Gross profit margin %-2.710.8 -25.3%  
Effective tax rate %-3.731.1 -11.8%   
Net profit margin %-0.17.2 -1.5%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m2,7266,410 42.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m2,4358,828 27.6%   
Net working cap to sales %6.1-23.0 -26.7%  
Current ratio x1.10.7 154.2%  
Inventory Days Days7458 127.9%  
Debtors Days Days4138 106.2%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,0351,406 73.6%   
Share capital Rs m50166 30.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m9426,286 15.0%   
Net worth Rs m1,7166,455 26.6%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m4,1568,828 47.1%  
Interest coverage xNMNM-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.11.2 95.9%   
Return on assets %-0.18.6 -1.4%  
Return on equity %-0.311.8 -2.5%  
Return on capital %017.1 0.0%  
Exports to sales %5.78.3 68.8%   
Imports to sales %6.521.0 30.7%   
Exports (fob) Rs m270869 31.1%   
Imports (cif) Rs m3062,209 13.9%   
Fx inflow Rs m375959 39.1%   
Fx outflow Rs m4702,612 18.0%   
Net fx Rs m-96-1,653 5.8%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m-81,070 -0.8%  
From Investments Rs m-146-750 19.4%  
From Financial Activity Rs m862-150 -575.6%  
Net Cashflow Rs m709171 414.6%  

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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