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BIOCON LTD vs MERCK LTD - Comparison Results

BIOCON LTD    Change

Biocon is India's largest biotechnology company with presence in biopharmaceuticals, custom research and clinical research. It started as an enzymes manufacturer and later evolved into an integrated biopharmaceutical company. The company has two subs... 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

    BIOCON LTD MERCK LTD BIOCON LTD/
MERCK LTD
 
P/E (TTM) x 95.5 48.8 195.5% View Chart
P/BV x 7.8 6.4 121.5% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.2 0.4 36.1%  

Financials

 BIOCON LTD   MERCK LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    BIOCON LTD
Mar-17
MERCK LTD
Dec-16
BIOCON LTD/
MERCK LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,1621,060 109.6%   
Low Rs483623 77.4%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs194.6632.4 30.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs34.445.7 75.3%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs48.362.3 77.5%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs1.0011.00 9.1%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.11.3 9.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs241.9388.8 62.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m200.0016.60 1,204.8%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x4.21.3 317.6%   
Avg P/E ratio x23.918.4 129.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x17.013.5 126.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x3.42.2 157.1%  
Dividend payout %2.924.1 12.1%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m164,44013,969 1,177.2%   
No. of employees `0009.21.6 583.3%   
Total wages/salary Rs m7,4701,487 502.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th4,213.96,631.9 63.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th809.0939.2 86.1%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th745.2479.4 155.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m38,91110,498 370.6%  
Other income Rs m1,571242 648.1%   
Total revenues Rs m40,48210,741 376.9%   
Gross profit Rs m9,7951,135 862.8%  
Depreciation Rs m2,772276 1,006.2%   
Interest Rs m2600-   
Profit before tax Rs m8,3341,102 756.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m1630-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m1,616343 470.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m6,881759 906.7%  
Gross profit margin %25.210.8 232.8%  
Effective tax rate %19.431.1 62.3%   
Net profit margin %17.77.2 244.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m40,4776,410 631.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m16,7838,828 190.1%   
Net working cap to sales %60.9-23.0 -264.3%  
Current ratio x2.40.7 332.2%  
Inventory Days Days6058 103.3%  
Debtors Days Days8338 215.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m45,0731,406 3,204.8%   
Share capital Rs m1,000166 602.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m47,3776,286 753.7%   
Net worth Rs m48,3776,455 749.5%   
Long term debt Rs m21,0820-   
Total assets Rs m93,9428,828 1,064.1%  
Interest coverage x33.1NM-  
Debt to equity ratio x0.40-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.41.2 34.8%   
Return on assets %7.68.6 88.4%  
Return on equity %14.211.8 121.0%  
Return on capital %12.617.1 73.8%  
Exports to sales %08.3 0.0%   
Imports to sales %021.0 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNA869 0.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA2,209 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m12,988959 1,354.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m7,8992,612 302.4%   
Net fx Rs m5,089-1,653 -307.8%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m6,4001,070 597.9%  
From Investments Rs m-4,985-750 664.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1,775-150 1,184.9%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-473171 -276.8%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 40.4 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 20.6 51.8 39.8%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 8.4 18.2 46.2%  
FIIs % 10.7 1.0 1,070.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 19.9 29.1 68.4%  
Shareholders   109,995 28,591 384.7%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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