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MERCK LTD vs WOCKHARDT LTD. - 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

WOCKHARDT LTD. 
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Wockhardt is one of the leading domestic pharmaceutical companies with strong presence in the lifestyle segment and a growing focus on biotechnology. While the company made a string of acquisitions in the past namely 'Esparma GmbH' in Germany, 'Pinew... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD WOCKHARDT LTD. MERCK LTD/
WOCKHARDT LTD.
 
P/E (TTM) x 37.7 -10.9 - View Chart
P/BV x 5.0 2.2 227.8% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.6 1.5 37.7%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   WOCKHARDT LTD.
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
WOCKHARDT LTD.
Mar-17
MERCK LTD/
WOCKHARDT LTD.
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,0601,129 93.9%   
Low Rs623627 99.4%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4363.1 174.2%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.7-20.4 -223.6%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.3-7.0 -893.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.0010.00 110.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.31.1 114.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8301.8 128.8%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.60110.55 15.0%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -IS-  
Price / Sales ratio x1.32.4 55.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.4-42.9 -42.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.5-125.9 -10.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.22.9 74.4%  
Dividend payout %24.1-48.9 -49.2%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,96997,063 14.4%   
No. of employees `0001.66.8 23.4%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,4879,665 15.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.95,931.8 111.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.21,428.1 65.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.4-334.0 -143.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,49840,146 26.2%  
Other income Rs m2421,143 21.2%   
Total revenues Rs m10,74141,289 26.0%   
Gross profit Rs m1,135128 887.0%  
Depreciation Rs m2761,489 18.5%   
Interest Rs m02,253 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,102-2,472 -44.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m343-211 -162.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m759-2,260 -33.6%  
Gross profit margin %10.80.3 3,391.8%  
Effective tax rate %31.18.5 364.7%   
Net profit margin %7.2-5.6 -128.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,41046,160 13.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,82819,258 45.8%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.067.0 -34.4%  
Current ratio x0.72.4 30.3%  
Inventory Days Days58101 57.3%  
Debtors Days Days3894 40.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,40640,165 3.5%   
Share capital Rs m166553 30.0%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,28632,814 19.2%   
Net worth Rs m6,45533,367 19.3%   
Long term debt Rs m031,903 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,82889,687 9.8%  
Interest coverage xNM-0.1-  
Debt to equity ratio x01.0 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.4 265.7%   
Return on assets %8.60 -100,125.7%  
Return on equity %11.8-6.8 -173.6%  
Return on capital %17.1-0.3 -5,094.0%  
Exports to sales %8.30-   
Imports to sales %21.00-   
Exports (fob) Rs m869NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,209NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m9599,121 10.5%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,6122,133 122.4%   
Net fx Rs m-1,6536,988 -23.7%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,070-2,695 -39.7%  
From Investments Rs m-750-6,863 10.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-15012,545 -1.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m1713,010 5.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 74.5 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 2.3 791.3%  
FIIs % 1.0 7.7 13.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.1 -  
Free float % 29.1 15.4 189.0%  
Shareholders   28,591 67,757 42.2%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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