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MERCK LTD vs WYETH 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

WYETH LTD 
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Wyeth Limited is the 51% subsidiary of Wyeth, US and is the sixth largest company among multinationals with revenues of Rs 2.9 bn in FY07. The company derives its revenues from pharmaceutical and OTC segments with focus on various therapeutic areas s... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD WYETH LTD MERCK LTD/
WYETH LTD
 
P/E (TTM) x 49.6 27.7 178.8% View Chart
P/BV x 6.5 5.3 121.7% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.4 1.3 34.1%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   WYETH LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
WYETH LTD
Mar-13
MERCK LTD/
WYETH LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,0601,044 101.5%   
Low Rs623818 76.2%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs632.4298.6 211.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs45.757.2 79.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs62.358.4 106.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.0017.00 64.7%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %1.31.8 71.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs388.8249.5 155.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m16.6022.72 73.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x1.33.1 42.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.416.3 113.1%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x13.515.9 84.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.23.7 58.0%  
Dividend payout %24.129.7 81.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,96921,157 66.0%   
No. of employees `0001.60.5 321.7%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,487400 371.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th6,631.913,787.4 48.1%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th939.2813.0 115.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th479.42,643.3 18.1%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m10,4986,783 154.8%  
Other income Rs m242353 68.7%   
Total revenues Rs m10,7417,136 150.5%   
Gross profit Rs m1,1351,617 70.2%  
Depreciation Rs m27627 1,035.7%   
Interest Rs m06 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,1021,938 56.9%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-5 0.0%   
Tax Rs m343632 54.3%   
Profit after tax Rs m7591,301 58.4%  
Gross profit margin %10.823.8 45.4%  
Effective tax rate %31.132.6 95.5%   
Net profit margin %7.219.2 37.7%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m6,4106,984 91.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m8,8282,056 429.4%   
Net working cap to sales %-23.072.6 -31.7%  
Current ratio x0.73.4 21.4%  
Inventory Days Days5899 58.1%  
Debtors Days Days3824 160.4%  
Net fixed assets Rs m1,406244 575.7%   
Share capital Rs m166227 73.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m6,2865,441 115.5%   
Net worth Rs m6,4555,668 113.9%   
Long term debt Rs m025 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m8,8287,901 111.7%  
Interest coverage xNM353.3-  
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.20.9 138.5%   
Return on assets %8.616.5 52.0%  
Return on equity %11.822.9 51.2%  
Return on capital %17.134.0 50.2%  
Exports to sales %8.30.2 3,795.7%   
Imports to sales %21.036.3 57.9%   
Exports (fob) Rs m86915 5,874.3%   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,2092,465 89.6%   
Fx inflow Rs m95915 6,307.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,6122,677 97.6%   
Net fx Rs m-1,653-2,662 62.1%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,070923 115.9%  
From Investments Rs m-750317 -236.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-150-481 31.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m171759 22.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 0.0 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 51.8 51.1 101.4%  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.2 11.3 161.1%  
FIIs % 1.0 7.2 13.9%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 29.1 30.4 95.7%  
Shareholders   28,591 21,978 130.1%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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