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Last Updated : May 18, 2018 04:52 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Buy Pfizer; target of Rs 3000: ICICI Direct

ICICI Direct is bullish on Pfizer has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 3000 in its research report dated May 08, 2018.

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ICICI Direct's research report on Pfizer


FY18 revenues declined 3% YoY to | 1980 crore mainly due to GST impact, discontinuance of Corex cough syrup and divesture of certain brands. Q4FY18 revenues grew 15% YoY. Excluding Corex and divesture impact FY18 and Q4FY18 revenues grew 13% and 21%, respectively EBITDA margins increased 817 bps to 25.3% YoY in FY18 mainly owing to better operating leverage. EBITDA margins in Q4FY18 increased 574 bps YoY to 26.6%. EBITDA increased 43% YoY to | 500 crore in FY18.

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The only concern now will be the draft pharma policy that has mandated for lower dependence on third party manufacturing. We expect revenues, EBITDA and adjusted PAT to grow at a CAGR of 14%, 13% and 13%, respectively, in FY18-20E. Among MNCs, the stock is available at an attractive valuation

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First Published on May 18, 2018 04:52 pm
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