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STERLING BIOTECH vs NOVARTIS - 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

NOVARTIS 
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Novartis is a 76% subsidiary of Novartis AG - Switzerland and has a countrywide presence in the healthcare business. While pharmaceuticals contributes 70% to total revenues (FY10), generics (6%), consumer healthcare i.e. OTC (14%) and animal health (... More

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Current Valuations

    STERLING BIOTECH NOVARTIS STERLING BIOTECH/
NOVARTIS
 
P/E (TTM) x -0.7 268.3 - View Chart
P/BV x 0.0 22.9 0.1% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 1.6 -  

Financials

 STERLING BIOTECH   NOVARTIS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    STERLING BIOTECH
Dec-13
NOVARTIS
Mar-17
STERLING BIOTECH/
NOVARTIS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs11855 1.2%   
Low Rs3666 0.5%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs26.8219.0 12.2%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-15.019.1 -78.3%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs-5.520.3 -26.9%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs010.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %01.3 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs54.9307.0 17.9%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m267.8729.96 894.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.33.5 7.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x-0.539.8 -1.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x-1.337.5 -3.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.12.5 5.1%  
Dividend payout %052.4 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m1,86222,779 8.2%   
No. of employees `0001.40.7 200.9%   
Total wages/salary Rs m5471,393 39.3%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th5,303.39,736.2 54.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th403.82,066.8 19.5%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-2,959.0849.0 -348.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m7,1816,562 109.4%  
Other income Rs m43702 6.1%   
Total revenues Rs m7,2237,264 99.4%   
Gross profit Rs m947259 365.7%  
Depreciation Rs m2,54336 7,084.1%   
Interest Rs m4,3777 60,793.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m-5,931917 -646.5%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m-1,924345 -557.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m-4,007572 -700.2%  
Gross profit margin %13.23.9 334.2%  
Effective tax rate %32.437.6 86.2%   
Net profit margin %-55.88.7 -639.9%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m14,3359,731 147.3%   
Current liabilities Rs m49,8091,830 2,721.2%   
Net working cap to sales %-494.0120.4 -410.3%  
Current ratio x0.35.3 5.4%  
Inventory Days Days40349 828.6%  
Debtors Days Days17125 678.3%  
Net fixed assets Rs m55,43257 96,909.6%   
Share capital Rs m268141 190.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m13,9359,056 153.9%   
Net worth Rs m14,7019,196 159.9%   
Long term debt Rs m9,4780-   
Total assets Rs m73,98811,499 643.4%  
Interest coverage x-0.4128.4 -0.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.60-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.10.6 17.0%   
Return on assets %0.55.0 9.9%  
Return on equity %-27.36.2 -438.0%  
Return on capital %-6.410.1 -63.9%  
Exports to sales %25.90-   
Imports to sales %0.20-   
Exports (fob) Rs m1,860NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m12NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,860129 1,442.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m251,734 1.4%   
Net fx Rs m1,835-1,605 -114.3%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,719-380 -452.9%  
From Investments Rs m-3,1484,208 -74.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m1,426-3,318 -43.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-3510 -0.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 33.9 0.0 -  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 75.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.0 2.0 -  
FIIs % 9.9 1.6 618.8%  
ADR/GDR % 16.9 0.0 -  
Free float % 39.3 21.5 182.8%  
Shareholders   21,482 41,647 51.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 55.9 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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