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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 34.2 25.6 133.2% View Chart
P/BV x 3.8 3.7 102.1% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.7 0.6 120.5%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   SUN PHARMA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
SUN PHARMA
Mar-17
MERCK LTD/
SUN PHARMA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,060842 125.9%   
Low Rs623572 108.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4131.6 480.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.732.7 139.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.338.0 164.1%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.003.50 314.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.30.5 264.1%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8152.7 254.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.602,399.26 0.7%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.35.4 24.8%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.421.6 85.1%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.518.6 72.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.24.6 46.7%  
Dividend payout %24.110.7 224.8%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,9691,696,877 0.8%   
No. of employees `0001.617.5 9.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,48749,023 3.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.918,028.3 36.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.22,798.8 33.6%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.44,479.5 10.7%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,498315,784 3.3%  
Other income Rs m2426,232 3.9%   
Total revenues Rs m10,741322,016 3.3%   
Gross profit Rs m1,135100,893 1.1%  
Depreciation Rs m27612,648 2.2%   
Interest Rs m03,998 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,10290,479 1.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m099 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m34312,116 2.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m75978,462 1.0%  
Gross profit margin %10.831.9 33.8%  
Effective tax rate %31.113.4 232.6%   
Net profit margin %7.224.8 29.1%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,410329,537 1.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,828178,870 4.9%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.047.7 -48.3%  
Current ratio x0.71.8 39.4%  
Inventory Days Days5879 73.0%  
Debtors Days Days3883 46.1%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,406204,766 0.7%   
Share capital Rs m1662,399 6.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,286363,997 1.7%   
Net worth Rs m6,455366,397 1.8%   
Long term debt Rs m014,361 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,828614,102 1.4%  
Interest coverage xNM23.6-  
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.5 231.3%   
Return on assets %8.613.4 64.0%  
Return on equity %11.821.4 54.9%  
Return on capital %17.124.8 68.7%  
Exports to sales %8.30-   
Imports to sales %21.00-   
Exports (fob) Rs m869NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,209NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m95944,118 2.2%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,61224,484 10.7%   
Net fx Rs m-1,65319,634 -8.4%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,07070,822 1.5%  
From Investments Rs m-750-42,216 1.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-150-22,854 0.7%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1716,107 2.8%  

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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