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MERCK vs PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES - 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

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 PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES MERCK/
PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
 
P/E (TTM) x 51.6 26.8 192.5% View Chart
P/BV x 9.0 1.2 726.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 1.3 28.7%  

Financials

 MERCK   PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK
Dec-17
PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
Mar-18
MERCK/
PIRAMAL ENTERPRISES
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,3583,083 44.0%   
Low Rs9331,902 49.1%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs665.0589.7 112.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs56.6284.0 19.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs72.5310.5 23.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs15.0025.00 60.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.31.0 130.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs441.71,467.0 30.1%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.60180.27 9.2%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -IS-  
Price / Sales ratio x1.74.2 40.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x20.28.8 230.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x15.88.0 196.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.61.7 152.6%  
Dividend payout %26.58.8 301.2%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m19,011449,332 4.2%   
No. of employees `0001.56.8 22.6%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,69619,881 8.5%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th7,150.015,535.6 46.0%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,098.72,905.4 37.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th608.27,482.5 8.1%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m11,040106,310 10.4%  
Other income Rs m2402,595 9.2%   
Total revenues Rs m11,279108,906 10.4%   
Gross profit Rs m1,37651,599 2.7%  
Depreciation Rs m2644,773 5.5%   
Interest Rs m029,783 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,35219,638 6.9%   
Minority Interest Rs m02,801 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m1700-   
Tax Rs m583-28,764 -2.0%   
Profit after tax Rs m93951,203 1.8%  
Gross profit margin %12.548.5 25.7%  
Effective tax rate %43.1-146.5 -29.4%   
Net profit margin %8.548.2 17.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m7,523118,154 6.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m2,253462,260 0.5%   
Net working cap to sales %47.7-323.7 -14.8%  
Current ratio x3.30.3 1,306.7%  
Inventory Days Days5227 196.3%  
Debtors Days Days4147 87.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,240113,727 1.1%   
Share capital Rs m166361 46.0%   
"Free" reserves Rs m7,167264,093 2.7%   
Net worth Rs m7,333264,454 2.8%   
Long term debt Rs m0242,206 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m9,912726,834 1.4%  
Interest coverage xNM1.7-  
Debt to equity ratio x00.9 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.10.1 761.5%   
Return on assets %9.511.1 85.0%  
Return on equity %12.819.4 66.1%  
Return on capital %20.810.3 201.4%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,01515,110 6.7%   
Fx outflow Rs m3,0434,298 70.8%   
Net fx Rs m-2,02810,813 -18.8%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m537-159,666 -0.3%  
From Investments Rs m-476-17,677 2.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-220186,503 -0.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-1609,364 -1.7%  

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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