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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 36.6 25.9 141.3% View Chart
P/BV x 4.9 2.9 167.7% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.5 1.0 155.9%  

Financials

 BIOCON LTD   MERCK LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    BIOCON LTD
Mar-16
MERCK LTD
Dec-16
BIOCON LTD/
MERCK LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs4961,060 46.8%   
Low Rs397623 63.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs174.3632.4 27.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs44.845.7 98.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs56.962.3 91.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs5.0011.00 45.5%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.11.3 85.7%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs202.8388.8 52.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m200.0016.60 1,204.8%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x2.61.3 192.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x10.018.4 54.1%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x7.813.5 58.0%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.22.2 101.7%  
Dividend payout %11.224.1 46.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m89,22013,969 638.7%   
No. of employees `0004.41.6 278.9%   
Total wages/salary Rs m6,3631,487 428.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,894.56,631.9 119.0%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,441.2939.2 153.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th2,029.7479.4 423.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m34,85410,498 332.0%  
Other income Rs m845242 348.6%   
Total revenues Rs m35,69910,741 332.4%   
Gross profit Rs m8,2001,135 722.3%  
Depreciation Rs m2,423276 879.5%   
Interest Rs m1020-   
Profit before tax Rs m6,5201,102 591.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m-7440-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m5,7540-   
Tax Rs m2,569343 748.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m8,961759 1,180.8%  
Gross profit margin %23.510.8 217.6%  
Effective tax rate %39.431.1 126.5%   
Net profit margin %25.77.2 355.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m39,9326,410 623.0%   
Current liabilities Rs m16,2768,828 184.4%   
Net working cap to sales %67.9-23.0 -294.6%  
Current ratio x2.50.7 337.9%  
Inventory Days Days5458 92.9%  
Debtors Days Days8638 224.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m39,1011,406 2,780.2%   
Share capital Rs m1,000166 602.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m38,5916,286 613.9%   
Net worth Rs m40,5566,455 628.3%   
Long term debt Rs m20,7240-   
Total assets Rs m84,8168,828 960.7%  
Interest coverage x64.9NM-  
Debt to equity ratio x0.50-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.41.2 34.6%   
Return on assets %10.78.6 124.3%  
Return on equity %22.111.8 187.9%  
Return on capital %19.017.1 111.2%  
Exports to sales %30.78.3 371.3%   
Imports to sales %20.421.0 96.9%   
Exports (fob) Rs m10,717869 1,232.7%   
Imports (cif) Rs m7,1052,209 321.6%   
Fx inflow Rs m11,789959 1,229.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m8,3932,612 321.3%   
Net fx Rs m3,396-1,653 -205.4%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5,2641,070 491.8%  
From Investments Rs m-9,540-750 1,272.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m10,867-150 -7,254.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m6,591171 3,856.6%  

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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