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MERCK vs ABBOTT INDIA - Comparison Results

MERCK    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

ABBOTT INDIA 
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Formerly known as Knoll Pharmaceuticals Limited, Abbott India Limited (AIL) is a subsidiary of Abbott Capital India Limited in which the latter holds about 69% stake. It is involved in the discovery, development, manufacture and marketing of pharmace... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK ABBOTT INDIA MERCK/
ABBOTT INDIA
 
P/E (TTM) x 51.1 40.4 126.7% View Chart
P/BV x 8.9 10.7 83.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 0.6 59.1%  

Financials

 MERCK   ABBOTT INDIA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK
Dec-17
ABBOTT INDIA
Mar-18
MERCK/
ABBOTT INDIA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,3586,110 22.2%   
Low Rs9333,996 23.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs665.01,552.2 42.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs56.6188.8 30.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs72.5196.4 36.9%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs15.0055.00 27.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.31.1 120.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs441.7796.6 55.5%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.6021.25 78.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.73.3 52.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x20.226.8 75.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x15.825.7 61.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.66.3 40.9%  
Dividend payout %26.529.1 91.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m19,011107,376 17.7%   
No. of employees `0001.53.3 46.5%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,6963,937 43.1%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,150.09,929.3 72.0%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,098.71,185.1 92.7%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th608.21,207.7 50.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m11,04032,985 33.5%  
Other income Rs m2401,170 20.5%   
Total revenues Rs m11,27934,155 33.0%   
Gross profit Rs m1,3765,245 26.2%  
Depreciation Rs m264162 163.1%   
Interest Rs m038 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,3526,215 21.8%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m1700-   
Tax Rs m5832,203 26.5%   
Profit after tax Rs m9394,012 23.4%  
Gross profit margin %12.515.9 78.4%  
Effective tax rate %43.135.4 121.6%   
Net profit margin %8.512.2 69.9%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m7,52322,655 33.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m2,2536,681 33.7%   
Net working cap to sales %47.748.4 98.6%  
Current ratio x3.33.4 98.5%  
Inventory Days Days5265 80.5%  
Debtors Days Days4129 139.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,240835 148.4%   
Share capital Rs m166213 78.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m7,16716,715 42.9%   
Net worth Rs m7,33316,928 43.3%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m9,91224,162 41.0%  
Interest coverage xNM163.7-  
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.11.4 81.6%   
Return on assets %9.516.8 56.5%  
Return on equity %12.823.7 54.0%  
Return on capital %20.836.9 56.2%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,015369 275.3%   
Fx outflow Rs m3,0433,807 79.9%   
Net fx Rs m-2,028-3,438 59.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m5371,527 35.1%  
From Investments Rs m-476-2,148 22.2%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-220-1,024 21.5%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-160-1,646 9.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 75.0 69.1%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 7.9 230.4%  
FIIs % 1.0 0.1 1,000.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 17.1 170.2%  
Shareholders   28,591 18,270 156.5%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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Feb 12, 2019 | Updated on Feb 12, 2019

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