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MERCK LTD vs SUN PHARMA - 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

SUN PHARMA 
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Sun Pharma holds 3.7% share of the domestic pharma market (as per the latest ORG IMS MAT data) and has a strong presence in the lifestyle therapeutic segments. The company started focusing on the exports market in FY02, when it increased its stake to... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD SUN PHARMA MERCK LTD/
SUN PHARMA
 
P/E (TTM) x 26.3 15.3 171.4% View Chart
P/BV x 2.9 3.6 81.6% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 1.0 0.2 452.4%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   SUN PHARMA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
SUN PHARMA
Mar-16
MERCK LTD/
SUN PHARMA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,0601,201 88.3%   
Low Rs623706 88.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4117.5 538.4%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.719.6 233.3%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.323.8 261.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.001.00 1,100.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.30.1 1,246.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8130.5 298.0%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.602,406.60 0.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.38.1 16.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.448.7 37.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.540.1 33.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.27.3 29.6%  
Dividend payout %24.15.1 471.5%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,9692,294,813 0.6%   
No. of employees `0001.614.7 10.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,48747,971 3.1%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.919,169.8 34.6%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.23,253.0 28.9%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.43,197.9 15.0%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,498282,697 3.7%  
Other income Rs m2426,170 3.9%   
Total revenues Rs m10,741288,867 3.7%   
Gross profit Rs m1,13583,239 1.4%  
Depreciation Rs m27610,135 2.7%   
Interest Rs m04,769 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,10274,505 1.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-11,126 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m0-19 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-6,852 0.0%   
Tax Rs m3439,349 3.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m75947,159 1.6%  
Gross profit margin %10.829.4 36.7%  
Effective tax rate %31.112.5 248.2%   
Net profit margin %7.216.7 43.3%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,410308,646 2.1%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,828132,477 6.7%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.062.3 -37.0%  
Current ratio x0.72.3 31.2%  
Inventory Days Days5883 69.5%  
Debtors Days Days3888 43.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,406133,606 1.1%   
Share capital Rs m1662,407 6.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,286266,909 2.4%   
Net worth Rs m6,455314,042 2.1%   
Long term debt Rs m031,167 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,828542,196 1.6%  
Interest coverage xNM16.6-  
Debt to equity ratio x00.1 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.5 228.1%   
Return on assets %8.69.6 89.8%  
Return on equity %11.815.0 78.3%  
Return on capital %17.117.8 96.2%  
Exports to sales %8.314.0 59.2%   
Imports to sales %21.03.1 669.8%   
Exports (fob) Rs m86939,572 2.2%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,2098,882 24.9%   
Fx inflow Rs m95942,171 2.3%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,61221,583 12.1%   
Net fx Rs m-1,65320,588 -8.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,07067,694 1.6%  
From Investments Rs m-750-44,549 1.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-150-19,243 0.8%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1713,902 4.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 63.7 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 5.1 354.8%  
FIIs % 1.0 23.0 4.3%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 8.3 350.6%  
Shareholders   28,591 133,026 21.5%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.5 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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