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STERLING BIOTECH vs TORRENT PHARMA - 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

TORRENT PHARMA 
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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. is the flagship company of the Torrent Group set up in 1959. Based in Ahmedabad, it was promoted by Mr U.N. Mehta initially as Trinity Laboratories Ltd. and was later renamed to its current name. The company derives its r... More

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Current Valuations

    STERLING BIOTECH TORRENT PHARMA STERLING BIOTECH/
TORRENT PHARMA
 
P/E (TTM) x -0.4 45.5 - View Chart
P/BV x 0.0 6.2 0.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 0.8 -  

Financials

 STERLING BIOTECH   TORRENT PHARMA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    STERLING BIOTECH
Dec-13
TORRENT PHARMA
Mar-18
STERLING BIOTECH/
TORRENT PHARMA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs111,550 0.7%   
Low Rs31,144 0.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs26.8354.7 7.6%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs-15.040.1 -37.3%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs-5.564.2 -8.5%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs014.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %01.0 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs54.9273.1 20.1%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m267.87169.22 158.3%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.33.8 6.8%   
Avg P/E ratio x-0.533.6 -1.4%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x-1.321.0 -6.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.14.9 2.6%  
Dividend payout %034.9 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m1,862227,897 0.8%   
No. of employees `0001.414.7 9.2%   
Total wages/salary Rs m54711,353 4.8%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th5,303.34,083.0 129.9%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th403.8772.3 52.3%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th-2,959.0461.3 -641.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m7,18160,021 12.0%  
Other income Rs m432,988 1.4%   
Total revenues Rs m7,22363,009 11.5%   
Gross profit Rs m94713,493 7.0%  
Depreciation Rs m2,5434,086 62.2%   
Interest Rs m4,3773,085 141.9%   
Profit before tax Rs m-5,9319,310 -63.7%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m-1,9242,529 -76.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m-4,0076,781 -59.1%  
Gross profit margin %13.222.5 58.7%  
Effective tax rate %32.427.2 119.5%   
Net profit margin %-55.811.3 -493.8%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m14,33552,623 27.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m49,80952,022 95.7%   
Net working cap to sales %-494.01.0 -49,296.1%  
Current ratio x0.31.0 28.5%  
Inventory Days Days403120 337.3%  
Debtors Days Days17176 223.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m55,43285,016 65.2%   
Share capital Rs m268846 31.7%   
"Free" reserves Rs m13,93545,376 30.7%   
Net worth Rs m14,70146,222 31.8%   
Long term debt Rs m9,47841,115 23.1%   
Total assets Rs m73,988142,432 51.9%  
Interest coverage x-0.44.0 -8.8%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.60.9 72.5%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.10.4 23.0%   
Return on assets %0.56.9 7.2%  
Return on equity %-27.314.7 -185.8%  
Return on capital %-6.414.2 -45.3%  
Exports to sales %25.90-   
Imports to sales %0.20-   
Exports (fob) Rs m1,860NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m12NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m1,86014,580 12.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m253,600 0.7%   
Net fx Rs m1,83510,980 16.7%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m1,7198,942 19.2%  
From Investments Rs m-3,148-47,070 6.7%  
From Financial Activity Rs m1,42634,174 4.2%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-3-3,655 0.1%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 33.9 71.5 47.4%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.0 7.0 -  
FIIs % 9.9 12.6 78.6%  
ADR/GDR % 16.9 0.0 -  
Free float % 39.3 8.8 446.6%  
Shareholders   21,482 26,511 81.0%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 55.9 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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