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MERCK LTD vs PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES - 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

PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES 
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Piramal Enterprises has a presence in custom manufacturing, critical care OTC and financial services. To give a boost to its custom manufacturing operations, the company had acquired Avecia Pharmaceuticals, UK in 2005 and Pfizer's Morpeth facility in... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES MERCK LTD/
PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
 
P/E (TTM) x 26.9 36.6 73.5% View Chart
P/BV x 3.0 3.6 82.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.9 0.7 141.0%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
Mar-16
MERCK LTD/
PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,0601,065 99.5%   
Low Rs623805 77.4%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4383.0 165.1%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.755.1 83.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.374.1 84.1%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.0017.50 62.9%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.31.9 69.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8719.9 54.0%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.60172.56 9.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.32.4 54.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.417.0 108.4%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.512.6 107.0%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.21.3 166.6%  
Dividend payout %24.131.8 75.7%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,969161,344 8.7%   
No. of employees `0001.63.8 41.8%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,48716,898 8.8%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.917,472.6 38.0%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.24,466.9 21.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.42,512.8 19.1%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,49866,099 15.9%  
Other income Rs m2422,425 10.0%   
Total revenues Rs m10,74168,524 15.7%   
Gross profit Rs m1,13518,723 6.1%  
Depreciation Rs m2763,274 8.4%   
Interest Rs m09,388 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,1028,485 13.0%   
Minority Interest Rs m03 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m01,593 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0457 0.0%   
Tax Rs m3431,032 33.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m7599,506 8.0%  
Gross profit margin %10.828.3 38.2%  
Effective tax rate %31.112.2 256.1%   
Net profit margin %7.214.4 50.3%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,41047,488 13.5%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,828104,362 8.5%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.0-86.0 26.8%  
Current ratio x0.70.5 159.6%  
Inventory Days Days5841 142.0%  
Debtors Days Days3851 75.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,40626,532 5.3%   
Share capital Rs m166345 48.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,286114,024 5.5%   
Net worth Rs m6,455124,221 5.2%   
Long term debt Rs m075,812 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,828308,356 2.9%  
Interest coverage xNM1.9-  
Debt to equity ratio x00.6 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.2 554.8%   
Return on assets %8.66.1 140.3%  
Return on equity %11.87.7 153.6%  
Return on capital %17.110.0 171.4%  
Exports to sales %8.317.2 48.2%   
Imports to sales %21.06.6 318.7%   
Exports (fob) Rs m86911,362 7.7%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,2094,364 50.6%   
Fx inflow Rs m95914,435 6.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,6125,183 50.4%   
Net fx Rs m-1,6539,253 -17.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,070-67,773 -1.6%  
From Investments Rs m-750-8,768 8.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-15076,199 -0.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m171-342 -49.9%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 52.9 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 4.0 455.0%  
FIIs % 1.0 26.6 3.8%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 16.5 176.4%  
Shareholders   28,591 93,274 30.7%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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