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MERCK LTD vs J.B.CHEMICALS - 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

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JB Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Limited (JBCPL), the flagship of the Unique Group, is one of the India's leading transnational pharmaceutical company. The company has 11 manufacturing facilities at four locations in India (Belapur, Ankleshwar, Panol... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD J.B.CHEMICALS MERCK LTD/
J.B.CHEMICALS
 
P/E (TTM) x 33.7 14.9 225.4% View Chart
P/BV x 3.8 2.4 159.5% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.8 0.2 457.4%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   J.B.CHEMICALS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
J.B.CHEMICALS
Mar-16
MERCK LTD/
J.B.CHEMICALS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,060318 333.2%   
Low Rs623200 312.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4148.0 427.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.719.1 239.6%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.323.9 260.2%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.000.50 2,200.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.30.2 676.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8128.9 301.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.6084.82 19.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.31.7 76.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.413.6 135.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.510.8 125.0%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.22.0 107.8%  
Dividend payout %24.12.6 918.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,96921,951 63.6%   
No. of employees `0001.62.7 57.9%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,4871,841 80.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.94,590.9 144.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.2673.4 139.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.4592.1 81.0%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,49812,551 83.6%  
Other income Rs m242542 44.8%   
Total revenues Rs m10,74113,093 82.0%   
Gross profit Rs m1,1352,055 55.3%  
Depreciation Rs m276412 66.8%   
Interest Rs m096 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,1022,088 52.8%   
Minority Interest Rs m00 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m343469 73.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m7591,619 46.9%  
Gross profit margin %10.816.4 66.1%  
Effective tax rate %31.122.5 138.7%   
Net profit margin %7.212.9 56.1%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,4107,778 82.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,8284,358 202.6%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.027.2 -84.6%  
Current ratio x0.71.8 40.7%  
Inventory Days Days5855 105.5%  
Debtors Days Days3880 48.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,4065,713 24.6%   
Share capital Rs m166170 97.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,28610,547 59.6%   
Net worth Rs m6,45510,937 59.0%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m8,82815,574 56.7%  
Interest coverage xNM22.8-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.8 147.6%   
Return on assets %8.611.0 78.1%  
Return on equity %11.814.8 79.4%  
Return on capital %17.120.0 85.5%  
Exports to sales %8.348.7 17.0%   
Imports to sales %21.07.1 297.2%   
Exports (fob) Rs m8696,115 14.2%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,209889 248.6%   
Fx inflow Rs m9596,169 15.5%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,6121,285 203.2%   
Net fx Rs m-1,6534,884 -33.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,0701,397 76.6%  
From Investments Rs m-750-320 234.1%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-150-1,196 12.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m171-102 -167.1%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 55.4 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 0.3 17,266.7%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 3.4 536.9%  
FIIs % 1.0 3.9 25.6%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 37.0 78.6%  
Shareholders   28,591 30,437 93.9%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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