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MERCK LTD vs VENUS REMEDIES - Comparison Results

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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

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD VENUS REMEDIES MERCK LTD/
VENUS REMEDIES
 
P/E (TTM) x 35.8 -911.6 - View Chart
P/BV x 4.0 0.3 1,504.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.7 0.0 -  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   VENUS REMEDIES
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
VENUS REMEDIES
Mar-16
MERCK LTD/
VENUS REMEDIES
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,060218 486.2%   
Low Rs62382 758.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4365.6 173.0%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.71.5 3,076.5%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.337.9 164.3%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.000-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.30-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8382.5 101.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.6011.44 145.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.30.4 324.2%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.4101.0 18.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.54.0 341.3%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.20.4 551.7%  
Dividend payout %24.10-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,9691,717 813.8%   
No. of employees `0001.61.0 155.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,487324 458.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.94,100.7 161.7%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.2318.0 295.3%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.416.7 2,876.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,4984,183 251.0%  
Other income Rs m24220 1,206.0%   
Total revenues Rs m10,7414,203 255.6%   
Gross profit Rs m1,135812 139.9%  
Depreciation Rs m276417 66.1%   
Interest Rs m0380 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,10235 3,140.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m34318 1,896.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m75917 4,464.1%  
Gross profit margin %10.819.4 55.7%  
Effective tax rate %31.151.6 60.4%   
Net profit margin %7.20.4 1,778.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,4102,771 231.3%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,8281,931 457.1%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.020.1 -114.8%  
Current ratio x0.71.4 50.6%  
Inventory Days Days58125 46.1%  
Debtors Days Days3854 71.4%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,4065,328 26.4%   
Share capital Rs m166114 145.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,2864,177 150.5%   
Net worth Rs m6,4554,376 147.5%   
Long term debt Rs m01,911 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,8288,428 104.7%  
Interest coverage xNM1.1-  
Debt to equity ratio x00.4 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.5 239.6%   
Return on assets %8.64.7 182.6%  
Return on equity %11.80.4 3,026.7%  
Return on capital %17.16.6 258.7%  
Exports to sales %8.30-   
Imports to sales %21.020.5 102.5%   
Exports (fob) Rs m869NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,209858 257.4%   
Fx inflow Rs m9590-   
Fx outflow Rs m2,612858 304.3%   
Net fx Rs m-1,653-858 192.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,070469 228.3%  
From Investments Rs m-75029 -2,567.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-150-464 32.3%  
Net Cashflow Rs m17135 495.4%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 32.9 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 0.2 10,111.1%  
FIIs % 1.0 0.6 172.4%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 66.4 43.8%  
Shareholders   28,591 20,121 142.1%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 36.4 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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