X

Sign up for Equitymaster's free daily newsletter, The 5 Minute WrapUp and get access to our latest Multibagger guide (2019 Edition) on picking money-making stocks.

This is an entirely free service. No payments are to be made.


Download Now Subscribe to our free daily e-letter, The 5 Minute WrapUp and get this complimentary report.
We hate spam as much as you do. Check out our Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.
HT MEDIA Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Down 128.1%

Helping You Build Wealth With Honest Research
Since 1996. Try Now

  • MyStocks

MEMBER'S LOGINX

     
Login Failure
   
     
   
     
 
 
 
(Please do not use this option on a public machine)
 
     
 
 
 
  Sign Up | Forgot Password?  

HT MEDIA Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Down 128.1%
Tue, 14 May

HT MEDIA has announced its results for the quarter ended March 2019. Here is a detailed performance review of the same:

HT MEDIA Quarterly Financials

No. of Mths
Qtr. Ending
3
Mar-18*
3
Dec-18*
3
Mar-19*
QoQ ChangeYoY Change
Net SalesRs m5,6125,8895,357-9.0%-4.5%
Other incomeRs m84376085312.3%1.2%
TurnoverRs m6,4556,6496,210-6.6%-3.8%
ExpensesRs m4,8075,7985,8300.5%21.3%
Gross profitRs m70251-542-1170.6%-177.2%
DepreciationRs m284271268-1.1%-5.8%
InterestRs m230309241-22.1%4.7%
Profit before taxRs m1,031231-197-185.6%-119.1%
TaxRs m280-10814-95.2%
Profit after taxRs m750339-211-162.2%-128.1%
Gross profit margin%12.50.9-10.1
Effective tax rate%27.2-47.0-6.8
Net profit margin%11.65.1-3.4
* Results Consolidated
Interim results exclude extraordinary / exceptional items
Source: Company Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


Year-on-Year Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 4.5% on a year-on-year (YoY) basis. The expenses were up by 21.3% YoY during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 177.2% YoY during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 10.1% in 4QFY19 as against 12.5% in 4QFY18.
  • Depreciation charges declined by 5.8% and finance costs increased by 4.7% YoY, respectively.
  • Other income increased by 1.2% YoY during the quarter.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 128.1% YoY. Net profit margins during the quarter declined from 11.6% in 4QFY18 to -3.4% in 4QFY19.
Quarter-on-Quarter Performance:
  • The company's operating income during the quarter fell 9.0% on a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) basis. The expenses were up by 0.5% QoQ during the same period.
  • The company's operating profit declined by 1170.6% QoQ during the quarter. Consequently, operating profit margins witnessed a decline and stood at 10.1% in 4QFY19 as against 0.9% in 3QFY18.
  • Net profit for the quarter declined by 162.2% QoQ, while net profit margins declined from 5.1% in 3QFY18 to -3.4% in 4QFY19.

To see how HT MEDIA has performed over the last eight quarters, please visit here.

HT MEDIA Share Price Performance

Over the last one year, HT MEDIA share price has moved up from Rs 80.6 to Rs 34.3, registering a Loss of Rs 46.3 or around 57.5%.

Meanwhile, the S&P BSE TECK Index is trading at Rs 7,555.0 (down 0.6%). Over the last one year it has moved up from 6,861.6 to 7,555.0, a gain of 693 points (up 10.1%).

Overall, the S&P BSE SENSEX is up 4.2% over the year.

Current Valuations

At the current price of Rs 34.3, the price to book value (P/BV) ratio of HT MEDIA stands at 0.3 times.

Equitymaster requests your view! Post a comment on "HT MEDIA Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Down 128.1%". Click here!

  

Related Views on News

HT MEDIA Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Down 72.8% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jan 16, 2019 | Updated on Jan 16, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, HT MEDIA has posted a net profit of Rs 339 m (down 72.8% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 6 bn (down 5.8% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HT MEDIA's quarterly results.

HT MEDIA 2017-18 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Dec 21, 2018 | Updated on Dec 21, 2018

Here's an analysis of the annual report of HT MEDIA for 2017-18. It includes a full income statement, balance sheet and cash flow analysis of HT MEDIA. Also includes updates on the valuation of HT MEDIA.

HT MEDIA Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY19); Net Profit Down 166.9% (Quarterly Result Update)

Nov 6, 2018 | Updated on Nov 6, 2018

For the quarter ended September 2018, HT MEDIA has posted a net profit of Rs 443 m (down 166.9% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 5 bn (down 8.5% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of HT MEDIA's quarterly results.

GTPL Hathway Ltd. (IPO)

Jun 21, 2017

Should one subscribe to the IPO of GTPL Hathway Ltd?

More Views on News

Most Popular

7 Stocks That Will Remain Evergreen in this Era of Technological Disruption(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Jun 13, 2019

We are living in an era of disruption. Are your stocks well equipped to adapt to changes that disruption will bring along?

The Great Indian NBFC Bubble Has Burst but I Will Still Recommend These Safe NBFCs(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Jun 11, 2019

One chart that predicted the NBFC crisis back in 2016.

Just One Stock Made Buffett Billions - And Can Make You Crores(Profit Hunter)

Jun 6, 2019

Coca Cola is arguably one of Warren Buffet's best stock picks. But did you know that small investors picked up the stock five decades before Buffet? Read on...

Kenneth Andrade Would Like Our Real Estate Stock Recommendation with Triple Digit Upside(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Jun 12, 2019

This real estate stock recommended in Smart Money Secrets offers the most favourable upside potential.

Why Modi 2.0 Will Be Great for These 7 Stocks(Profit Hunter)

Jun 10, 2019

The government's focus on Infra, electricity, water for all will be the key factors for Sensex 1,00,000.

More

Get the Indian Stock Market's
Most Profitable Ideas

How To Beat Sensex Guide 2019
Get our special report, How to Beat Sensex Nearly 3X Now!
We will never sell or rent your email id.
Please read our Terms

HT MEDIA SHARE PRICE


Jun 19, 2019 (Close)

TRACK HT MEDIA

  • Track your investment in HT MEDIA with Equitymaster's Portfolio Tracker. Set live price alerts, get research alerts and more. Get access now...
  • Add To MyStocks

HT MEDIA - CTC MEDIA COMPARISON

COMPARE HT MEDIA WITH

MARKET STATS