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MERCATOR LTD vs G.E.SHIPPING - Comparison Results

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Great Eastern Shipping (GES) is the largest private sector shipping company in India. As on March 2012, the company has a fleet of 34 vessels, including 24 tankers (9 crude carriers, 14 product carriers and 1 gas carrier) and 10 dry bulk carriers, wi... More

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Current Valuations

    MERCATOR LTD G.E.SHIPPING MERCATOR LTD/
G.E.SHIPPING
 
P/E (TTM) x -1.9 8.2 - View Chart
P/BV x 0.4 0.7 57.9% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.3 3.5 7.3%  

Financials

 MERCATOR LTD   G.E.SHIPPING
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MERCATOR LTD
Mar-14
G.E.SHIPPING
Mar-16
MERCATOR LTD/
G.E.SHIPPING
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs26420 6.1%   
Low Rs9275 3.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs141.2252.3 56.0%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs1.368.9 1.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs19.3113.7 17.0%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs0.1013.50 0.7%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.63.9 14.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs95.7549.4 17.4%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m244.89150.78 162.4%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.11.4 8.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x13.25.0 262.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x0.93.1 29.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.20.6 28.7%  
Dividend payout %7.619.6 38.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m4,26152,396 8.1%   
No. of employees `0000.50.7 69.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m5625,957 9.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th72,338.554,898.6 131.8%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th1,174.98,595.2 13.7%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th673.314,998.6 4.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m34,57838,045 90.9%  
Other income Rs m2842,740 10.4%   
Total revenues Rs m34,86240,785 85.5%   
Gross profit Rs m6,30718,348 34.4%  
Depreciation Rs m4,4096,746 65.3%   
Interest Rs m2,0512,846 72.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m13111,495 1.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m4710-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-300-   
Tax Rs m2501,101 22.7%   
Profit after tax Rs m32210,394 3.1%  
Gross profit margin %18.248.2 37.8%  
Effective tax rate %191.19.6 1,994.8%   
Net profit margin %0.927.3 3.4%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m14,47141,419 34.9%   
Current liabilities Rs m18,55423,798 78.0%   
Net working cap to sales %-11.846.3 -25.5%  
Current ratio x0.81.7 44.8%  
Inventory Days Days611 55.4%  
Debtors Days Days6731 217.0%  
Net fixed assets Rs m54,243110,183 49.2%   
Share capital Rs m2451,508 16.2%   
"Free" reserves Rs m11,96881,121 14.8%   
Net worth Rs m23,43382,839 28.3%   
Long term debt Rs m25,63949,302 52.0%   
Total assets Rs m72,788156,316 46.6%  
Interest coverage x1.15.0 21.1%   
Debt to equity ratio x1.10.6 183.8%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.2 195.2%   
Return on assets %3.38.5 38.5%  
Return on equity %1.412.5 10.9%  
Return on capital %5.310.9 49.3%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %2.40-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m820NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m86811,200 7.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m1,5077,658 19.7%   
Net fx Rs m-6393,542 -18.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m4,24520,468 20.7%  
From Investments Rs m-4,093-3,355 122.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1,718-16,947 10.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-1,566166 -941.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 40.2 30.5 131.8%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 1.4 15.4 8.8%  
FIIs % 16.2 25.5 63.5%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.2 -  
Free float % 42.2 28.4 148.6%  
Shareholders   85,358 73,557 116.0%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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