X

Sign up for Equitymaster's free daily newsletter, The 5 Minute WrapUp and get access to our latest Multibagger guide (2018 Edition) on picking money-making stocks.

This is an entirely free service. No payments are to be made.


Download Now Subscribe to our free daily e-letter, The 5 Minute WrapUp and get this complimentary report.
We hate spam as much as you do. Check out our Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.
Compare Merck Ltd with WYETH LTD - Equitymaster
  • MyStocks

MEMBER'S LOGINX

     
Login Failure
   
     
   
     
 
 
 
(Please do not use this option on a public machine)
 
     
 
 
 
  Sign Up | Forgot Password?  

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 
   Change

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

DO YOU LIKE THESE REPORTS? TELL US!

Current Valuations

    MERCK LTD WYETH LTD MERCK LTD/
WYETH LTD
 
P/E (TTM) x 33.5 27.7 120.9% View Chart
P/BV x 3.8 5.3 70.1% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.8 1.3 59.2%  

Financials

 MERCK LTD   WYETH LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCK LTD
Dec-16
WYETH LTD
Mar-13
MERCK LTD/
WYETH LTD
5-Yr Chart
Click to enlarge
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

Compare MERCK LTD With:   SANOFI INDIA  ABBOTT INDIA  PLETHICO PHARMA  DR. REDDYS LAB  TORRENT PHARMA  

Compare MERCK LTD With:   MYLAN (US)  ACTAVIS (US)  ADCOCK INGRAM (S. Africa)  TEVA PHARMA (Israel)  



Today's Market

Sensex, Nifty at Record Close Yet Again; IT & Realty Stocks Rally(Closing)

Indian share markets extended rally in the final hour of the trade, hitting fresh record highs while the Bank nifty touched 27,000 level for the first time. At the closing bell.

Related Views on News

Shalby Ltd. (IPO)

Dec 2, 2017

Should you subscribe to the IPO of Shalby Ltd?

Sun Pharma: Tough US Scenario Continues to Hit Business (Quarterly Results Update - Detailed)

Nov 20, 2017

The company's India business recovers but the pricing pressure and USFDA issues continue to mar the US revenues.

Dr Reddy's: No Respite from Pricing Pressure in the US (Quarterly Results Update - Detailed)

Nov 13, 2017

Pricing pressure continued to haunt Dr Reddy's although there was a significant improvement in its businesses sequentially.

Cipla: Strong Recovery Post GST (Quarterly Results Update - Detailed)

Nov 10, 2017

Cipla's India business recovers strongly this quarter post the GST issues in the first quarter of this fiscal.

Glenmark: Most Geographies Show Weak Growth (Quarterly Results Update - Detailed)

Nov 7, 2017

Poor show in the US, Latam and India hit profits during the quarter.

More Views on News

Most Popular

Retail Investors or Chickens Waiting to Get Slaughtered in the Stock Market?(Vivek Kaul's Diary)

Jan 9, 2018

The price to earnings ratio of the Nifty 50 is very close to all-time high levels.

Best ELSS Funds In 2018: Don't Blindly Chase Top Performers(Outside View)

Jan 10, 2018

As the tax-saving season begins, investors hunt for the best ELSS funds for 2018. PersonalFN provides a list of the top ELSS mutual funds of the past year.

Did GST and Notebandi Help? Sherlock Holmes Finds Out...(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Jan 13, 2018

Discussions with my cousin helped me understand the situation on Ground Zero - after the demonetization and GST upheaval. Here's what that means for listed companies...

Bitcoin Beginners Should Do These Three Things...(Smart Contrarian)

Jan 10, 2018

Three simple points to keep in mind before you consider buying bitcoin.

Nirvana denied: Has Value Failed?(The Honest Truth)

Jan 13, 2018

Should investors choose growth over value this year?

More

Small Investments
BIG Returns

Zero To Millions Guide 2018
Get our special report, Zero To Millions
(2018 Edition) Now!
We will never sell or rent your email id.
Please read our Terms

MERCK LTD SHARE PRICE


Jan 22, 2018 (Close)

TRACK MERCK LTD

  • Track your investment in MERCK LTD with Equitymaster's Portfolio Tracker. Set live price alerts, get research alerts and more. Get access now...
  • Add To MyStocks

COMPARE MERCK LTD WITH

MARKET STATS