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MERCK LTD vs GSK PHARMA - Comparison Results

MERCK LTD    Change

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

GSK PHARMA 
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GSK Pharma is one of the leading MNC pharma companies in the Indian market. It is a 50.7% subsidiary of GlaxoSmithKline Plc, one of the world's largest pharma companies. GSK Pharma's product portfolio boasts of some of the leading brands like Augment... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD GSK PHARMA MERCK LTD/
GSK PHARMA
 
P/E (TTM) x 26.1 60.1 43.4% View Chart
P/BV x 2.9 11.8 24.8% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.0 2.1 46.3%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   GSK PHARMA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
GSK PHARMA
Mar-16
MERCK LTD/
GSK PHARMA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,0603,850 27.5%   
Low Rs6232,966 21.0%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4332.3 190.3%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.744.3 103.2%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.347.2 131.9%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.0050.00 22.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.31.5 89.1%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8202.7 191.8%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.6084.70 19.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.310.3 13.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.476.9 23.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.572.2 18.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.216.8 12.9%  
Dividend payout %24.1112.9 21.3%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,969288,643 4.8%   
No. of employees `0001.64.6 34.3%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,4874,434 33.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.96,104.5 108.6%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.2961.6 97.7%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.4813.7 58.9%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,49828,148 37.3%  
Other income Rs m2421,218 19.9%   
Total revenues Rs m10,74129,366 36.6%   
Gross profit Rs m1,1354,774 23.8%  
Depreciation Rs m276248 111.1%   
Interest Rs m00-   
Profit before tax Rs m1,1025,744 19.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m026 0.0%   
Tax Rs m3432,018 17.0%   
Profit after tax Rs m7593,752 20.2%  
Gross profit margin %10.817.0 63.8%  
Effective tax rate %31.135.1 88.7%   
Net profit margin %7.213.3 54.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,41021,462 29.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,82810,536 83.8%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.038.8 -59.4%  
Current ratio x0.72.0 35.6%  
Inventory Days Days5868 85.3%  
Debtors Days Days3816 233.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,4064,717 29.8%   
Share capital Rs m166847 19.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,28616,308 38.5%   
Net worth Rs m6,45517,171 37.6%   
Long term debt Rs m016 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,82830,620 28.8%  
Interest coverage xNMNM-  
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.9 129.4%   
Return on assets %8.612.3 70.2%  
Return on equity %11.821.9 53.8%  
Return on capital %17.133.6 50.9%  
Exports to sales %8.30 58,275.8%   
Imports to sales %21.015.1 139.8%   
Exports (fob) Rs m8694 21,735.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,2094,237 52.1%   
Fx inflow Rs m959519 184.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,6128,320 31.4%   
Net fx Rs m-1,653-7,801 21.2%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,0701,386 77.3%  
From Investments Rs m-7505,010 -15.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-150-6,383 2.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m17112 1,448.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 50.7 102.2%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 10.2 178.4%  
FIIs % 1.0 23.8 4.2%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 15.4 189.0%  
Shareholders   28,591 102,036 28.0%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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