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STERLING BIOTECH vs ALEMBIC LTD - Comparison Results

STERLING BIOTECH    Change

Sterling Biotech primarily produces and distributes pharmaceutical grade gelatine globally. The company currently has a 7.5% share of the global market for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical gelatines. It has more than 70% market share in India. Sterli... More

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Alembic Limited, in its 99 years of existence, has evolved from being a tincture manufacturer to one of the prominent indigenous pharma companies in India. It is among the top players in the macrolides (anti-infective) and anti-microbials (animal hea... More

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Current Valuations

    STERLING BIOTECH ALEMBIC LTD STERLING BIOTECH/
ALEMBIC LTD
 
P/E (TTM) x -1.8 127.6 - View Chart
P/BV x 0.1 4.7 1.5% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 0.2 -  

Financials

 STERLING BIOTECH   ALEMBIC LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    STERLING BIOTECH
Dec-13
ALEMBIC LTD
Mar-16
STERLING BIOTECH/
ALEMBIC LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1153 19.9%   
Low Rs329 11.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs26.84.7 568.0%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-15.08.8 -170.5%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs-5.59.0 -60.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs00.15 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %00.4 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs54.927.7 197.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m267.87267.03 100.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.38.7 3.0%   
Avg P/E ratio x-0.54.7 -9.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x-1.34.6 -27.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.11.5 8.6%  
Dividend payout %01.7 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m1,86210,962 17.0%   
No. of employees `0001.4NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m547238 229.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th5,303.3NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th403.8NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-2,959.0NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m7,1811,260 569.8%  
Other income Rs m43264 16.1%   
Total revenues Rs m7,2231,524 473.9%   
Gross profit Rs m94783 1,143.6%  
Depreciation Rs m2,54361 4,142.0%   
Interest Rs m4,3770 1,459,033.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m-5,931285 -2,081.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m02,096 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-32 0.0%   
Tax Rs m-1,9246 -31,545.9%   
Profit after tax Rs m-4,0072,343 -171.0%  
Gross profit margin %13.26.6 200.7%  
Effective tax rate %32.42.1 1,515.4%   
Net profit margin %-55.8185.9 -30.0%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m14,3351,689 848.8%   
Current liabilities Rs m49,809486 10,244.6%   
Net working cap to sales %-494.095.4 -517.7%  
Current ratio x0.33.5 8.3%  
Inventory Days Days403217 185.9%  
Debtors Days Days17181 210.6%  
Net fixed assets Rs m55,4321,624 3,413.1%   
Share capital Rs m268534 50.2%   
"Free" reserves Rs m13,9355,960 233.8%   
Net worth Rs m14,7017,404 198.6%   
Long term debt Rs m9,478104 9,087.1%   
Total assets Rs m73,9888,010 923.7%  
Interest coverage x-0.4950.7 -0.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.60 4,576.5%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.10.2 61.7%   
Return on assets %0.529.3 1.7%  
Return on equity %-27.331.6 -86.1%  
Return on capital %-6.431.3 -20.5%  
Exports to sales %25.92.9 879.8%   
Imports to sales %0.228.9 0.6%   
Exports (fob) Rs m1,86037 5,012.9%   
Imports (cif) Rs m12364 3.4%   
Fx inflow Rs m1,86037 5,012.9%   
Fx outflow Rs m25365 6.8%   
Net fx Rs m1,835-328 -559.7%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,719346 497.3%  
From Investments Rs m-3,148-48 6,613.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m1,426-301 -473.8%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-3-3 113.3%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 33.9 64.0 53.0%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.0 0.2 -  
FIIs % 9.9 9.7 102.1%  
ADR/GDR % 16.9 0.0 -  
Free float % 39.3 26.1 150.6%  
Shareholders   21,482 54,701 39.3%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 55.9 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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