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MPS vs NASPERS (S. Africa) - Comparison Results

MPS    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   NASPERS
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS
Mar-18
NASPERS
Mar-18
MPS/
NASPERS
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs730119,602-   
Low Rs49573,064-   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs143.472.0-  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs37.7122.1-  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs42.0125.9-  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs12.00206.36-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.00.2 914.5%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs224.8277.7-  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m18.62436.66-   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x4.31,338.1 0.3%   
Avg P/E ratio x16.2788.8 2.1%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x14.6765.0 1.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.7346.9 0.8%  
Dividend payout %31.8169.0 18.8%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m11,40642,064,904 0.0%   
No. of employees `0002.424.9 9.5%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,1150-   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th1,135.31,263.1 89.9%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th474.00-   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th298.52,142.7 13.9%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m2,67031,435 8.5%  
Other income Rs m230-1,506 -15.3%   
Total revenues Rs m2,90029,930 9.7%   
Gross profit Rs m87159,949 1.5%  
Depreciation Rs m811,661 4.8%   
Interest Rs m11,260 0.1%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,01955,521 1.8%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-278 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m0-217 0.0%   
Tax Rs m3171,699 18.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m70253,327 1.3%  
Gross profit margin %32.6190.7 17.1%  
Effective tax rate %31.13.1 1,015.3%   
Net profit margin %26.3169.6 15.5%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m3,90661,667 6.3%   
Current liabilities Rs m27719,527 1.4%   
Net working cap to sales %135.9134.1 101.4%  
Current ratio x14.13.2 446.7%  
Inventory Days Days013 0.0%  
Debtors Days Days6325 254.5%  
Net fixed assets Rs m4887,731 6.3%   
Share capital Rs m18638 493.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m4,0010-   
Net worth Rs m4,187121,262 3.5%   
Long term debt Rs m05,126 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m4,513167,329 2.7%  
Interest coverage x784.545.1 1,741.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.2 315.0%   
Return on assets %15.632.6 47.8%  
Return on equity %16.844.0 38.1%  
Return on capital %24.444.5 54.7%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Net fx Rs m2,0110-   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m776-746 -104.0%  
From Investments Rs m-72437,066 -2.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1-1,831 0.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m6234,763 0.2%  
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 4.72 Rs / ZAR

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