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MPS LTD vs NASPERS (S. Africa) - Comparison Results

MPS LTD    Change

MPS Limited is a part of the Macmillan Group. It has 30 years of experience in the field of publishing. Macmillan is a large, UK-based publishing company founded in 1843 that came to India over 100 years ago, in 1892. Macmillan India started off as a... More

NASPERS (S. Africa)
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Naspers is a leading multinational media group, incorporated in 1915. The groupís most significant operations are located in emerging markets. This includes South Africa and the rest of Sub-Saharan Africa, China, Latin America, Central and Eastern Eu... More

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Financials

 MPS LTD   NASPERS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS LTD
Mar-18
NASPERS
Mar-14
MPS LTD/
NASPERS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs730827-   
Low Rs495479-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs143.416,516.0-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs37.71,719.1-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs42.02,466.8-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs12.0021.21-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.03.2 60.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs224.817,958.0-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m18.6219.18-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x4.30 10,809.2%   
Avg P/E ratio x16.20.4 4,279.0%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x14.60.3 5,508.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.70 7,496.1%  
Dividend payout %31.81.2 2,579.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m11,40612,518 91.1%   
No. of employees `0002.428.0 8.4%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,11553,581 2.1%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th1,135.311,313.4 10.0%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th474.01,913.6 24.8%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th298.51,177.6 25.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m2,670316,776 0.8%  
Other income Rs m230-1,162 -19.8%   
Total revenues Rs m2,900315,615 0.9%   
Gross profit Rs m87185,542 1.0%  
Depreciation Rs m8114,342 0.6%   
Interest Rs m112,453 0.0%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,01957,585 1.8%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-3,929 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-6,065 0.0%   
Tax Rs m31714,620 2.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m70232,971 2.1%  
Gross profit margin %32.627.0 120.7%  
Effective tax rate %31.125.4 122.4%   
Net profit margin %26.310.4 252.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m3,906143,370 2.7%   
Current liabilities Rs m277120,432 0.2%   
Net working cap to sales %135.97.2 1,877.0%  
Current ratio x14.11.2 1,185.0%  
Inventory Days Days017 0.0%  
Debtors Days Days6328 223.4%  
Net fixed assets Rs m48886,118 0.6%   
Share capital Rs m18640 460.9%   
"Free" reserves Rs m4,0010-   
Net worth Rs m4,187344,435 1.2%   
Long term debt Rs m0138,345 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m4,513644,547 0.7%  
Interest coverage x784.55.6 13,949.6%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.4 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.5 120.4%   
Return on assets %15.67.0 221.2%  
Return on equity %16.89.6 175.2%  
Return on capital %24.412.4 195.9%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m2,0110-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m77616,534 4.7%  
From Investments Rs m-724-40,582 1.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-110,676 -0.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m62-13,372 -0.5%  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster
The reporting currency for NASPERS (S. Africa) is South Africa Rand. All data has been converted at 5.05 Rs / ZAR

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