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MERCK LTD vs SANOFI INDIA - 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

SANOFI INDIA 
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Sanofi India (the erstwhile Aventis Pharma), the 60% subsidiary of Sanofi-Aventis SA, France, is one of the largest pharma MNCs in India with a turnover of over Rs 13.2 bn in CY11. Domestic sales constituted 81% of total sales in CY11 and exports con... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD SANOFI INDIA MERCK LTD/
SANOFI INDIA
 
P/E (TTM) x 34.2 32.9 103.8% View Chart
P/BV x 3.8 6.3 61.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.7 1.4 51.4%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   SANOFI INDIA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
SANOFI INDIA
Dec-16
MERCK LTD/
SANOFI INDIA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,0604,560 23.2%   
Low Rs6234,400 14.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.41,028.5 61.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.7129.0 35.4%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.3186.0 33.5%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.0068.00 16.2%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.31.5 86.1%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8753.6 51.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.6023.03 72.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.34.4 30.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.434.7 53.0%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.524.1 56.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.25.9 36.4%  
Dividend payout %24.152.7 45.6%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,969103,174 13.5%   
No. of employees `0001.63.6 43.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,4873,592 41.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.96,537.7 101.4%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.2991.4 94.7%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.4819.8 58.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,49823,686 44.3%  
Other income Rs m242708 34.2%   
Total revenues Rs m10,74124,394 44.0%   
Gross profit Rs m1,1355,281 21.5%  
Depreciation Rs m2761,313 21.0%   
Interest Rs m015 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,1024,661 23.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m3431,691 20.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m7592,970 25.6%  
Gross profit margin %10.822.3 48.5%  
Effective tax rate %31.136.3 85.9%   
Net profit margin %7.212.5 57.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,41015,673 40.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,8286,678 132.2%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.038.0 -60.7%  
Current ratio x0.72.3 30.9%  
Inventory Days Days5876 75.9%  
Debtors Days Days3822 172.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,4068,098 17.4%   
Share capital Rs m166230 72.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,28617,088 36.8%   
Net worth Rs m6,45517,356 37.2%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m8,82825,400 34.8%  
Interest coverage xNM311.7-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.9 127.5%   
Return on assets %8.611.8 73.1%  
Return on equity %11.817.1 68.7%  
Return on capital %17.126.9 63.4%  
Exports to sales %8.324.5 33.8%   
Imports to sales %21.028.0 75.2%   
Exports (fob) Rs m8695,801 15.0%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,2096,627 33.3%   
Fx inflow Rs m9597,145 13.4%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,6126,846 38.2%   
Net fx Rs m-1,653299 -552.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,0703,226 33.2%  
From Investments Rs m-750-1,555 48.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-150-1,818 8.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m171-147 -116.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 60.4 85.8%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 14.4 126.4%  
FIIs % 1.0 14.6 6.8%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 10.5 277.1%  
Shareholders   28,591 15,184 188.3%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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