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ALEMBIC LTD vs STERLING BIOTECH - Comparison Results

ALEMBIC LTD    Change

Alembic Limited, in its 99 years of existence, has evolved from being a tincture manufacturer to one of the prominent indigenous pharma companies in India. It is among the top players in the macrolides (anti-infective) and anti-microbials (animal hea... More

STERLING BIOTECH 
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Sterling Biotech primarily produces and distributes pharmaceutical grade gelatine globally. The company currently has a 7.5% share of the global market for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical gelatines. It has more than 70% market share in India. Sterli... More

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Current Valuations

    ALEMBIC LTD STERLING BIOTECH ALEMBIC LTD/
STERLING BIOTECH
 
P/E (TTM) x 55.3 -0.6 - View Chart
P/BV x 3.1 0.0 14,046.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 0.0 -  

Financials

 ALEMBIC LTD   STERLING BIOTECH
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    ALEMBIC LTD
Mar-16
STERLING BIOTECH
Dec-13
ALEMBIC LTD/
STERLING BIOTECH
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs5311 502.9%   
Low Rs293 861.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs4.726.8 17.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs8.8-15.0 -58.7%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs9.0-5.5 -164.8%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs0.150-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.40-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs27.754.9 50.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m267.03267.87 99.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x8.70.3 3,354.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x4.7-0.5 -1,006.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x4.6-1.3 -358.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x1.50.1 1,169.1%  
Dividend payout %1.70-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m10,9621,862 588.8%   
No. of employees `000NA1.4 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m238547 43.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM5,303.3-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM403.8-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM-2,959.0-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m1,2607,181 17.6%  
Other income Rs m26443 619.2%   
Total revenues Rs m1,5247,223 21.1%   
Gross profit Rs m83947 8.7%  
Depreciation Rs m612,543 2.4%   
Interest Rs m04,377 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m285-5,931 -4.8%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m2,0960-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-320-   
Tax Rs m6-1,924 -0.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,343-4,007 -58.5%  
Gross profit margin %6.613.2 49.8%  
Effective tax rate %2.132.4 6.6%   
Net profit margin %185.9-55.8 -333.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m1,68914,335 11.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m48649,809 1.0%   
Net working cap to sales %95.4-494.0 -19.3%  
Current ratio x3.50.3 1,206.9%  
Inventory Days Days217403 53.8%  
Debtors Days Days81171 47.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,62455,432 2.9%   
Share capital Rs m534268 199.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m5,96013,935 42.8%   
Net worth Rs m7,40414,701 50.4%   
Long term debt Rs m1049,478 1.1%   
Total assets Rs m8,01073,988 10.8%  
Interest coverage x950.7-0.4 -267,822.8%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.6 2.2%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.20.1 162.1%   
Return on assets %29.30.5 5,839.8%  
Return on equity %31.6-27.3 -116.1%  
Return on capital %31.3-6.4 -486.9%  
Exports to sales %2.925.9 11.4%   
Imports to sales %28.90.2 16,985.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs m371,860 2.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs m36412 2,981.1%   
Fx inflow Rs m371,860 2.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m36525 1,466.2%   
Net fx Rs m-3281,835 -17.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m3461,719 20.1%  
From Investments Rs m-48-3,148 1.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-3011,426 -21.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-3-3 88.2%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 64.0 33.9 188.8%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.2 0.0 -  
FIIs % 9.7 9.9 98.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 16.9 -  
Free float % 26.1 39.3 66.4%  
Shareholders   54,701 21,482 254.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 55.9 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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