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D. B. CORP vs HT MEDIA - Comparison Results

D. B. CORP    Change

D.B. Corp is a leading print media company publishing 7 newspapers, 48 newspaper editions and 128 sub-editions in 3 languages across 11 states. As a newspaper group, the company's readership stands at 15.5 m readers (Source: Indian Readership Survey,... More

HT MEDIA 
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HT Media is home to three leading newspapers in India in the English, Hindi and business segments - Hindustan Times, Hindustan and Mint. Hindustan Times was started in 1924 and has a more than 85 year history as one of India's leading newspapers. The... More

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Current Valuations

    D. B. CORP HT MEDIA D. B. CORP/
HT MEDIA
 
P/E (TTM) x 17.5 11.9 147.2% View Chart
P/BV x 4.8 1.2 387.7% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 3.1 0.4 844.2%  

Financials

 D. B. CORP   HT MEDIA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    D. B. CORP
Mar-16
HT MEDIA
Mar-16
D. B. CORP/
HT MEDIA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs394125 315.5%   
Low Rs28773 392.6%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs111.7107.4 103.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs16.17.2 223.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs20.911.6 180.6%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs11.000.40 2,750.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %3.20.4 799.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs73.388.1 83.2%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m183.74232.75 78.9%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ESOS--  
Price / Sales ratio x3.00.9 330.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x21.113.7 153.6%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x16.38.5 190.4%  
Price / Book Value ratio x4.61.1 413.6%  
Dividend payout %68.15.5 1,228.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m62,56323,042 271.5%   
No. of employees `000NA3.5 0.0%   
Total wages/salary Rs m3,9175,560 70.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs ThNM7,147.2-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs ThNM1,588.9-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs ThNM479.6-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m20,51925,008 82.0%  
Other income Rs m2811,543 18.2%   
Total revenues Rs m20,80026,551 78.3%   
Gross profit Rs m5,3463,079 173.6%  
Depreciation Rs m8781,018 86.2%   
Interest Rs m92630 14.6%   
Profit before tax Rs m4,6572,974 156.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m0-464 0.0%   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m1,690832 203.2%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,9661,678 176.8%  
Gross profit margin %26.112.3 211.6%  
Effective tax rate %36.328.0 129.8%   
Net profit margin %14.56.7 215.5%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m7,03718,227 38.6%   
Current liabilities Rs m4,98119,488 25.6%   
Net working cap to sales %10.0-5.0 -198.7%  
Current ratio x1.40.9 151.1%  
Inventory Days Days3024 126.3%  
Debtors Days Days6954 126.6%  
Net fixed assets Rs m9,37010,228 91.6%   
Share capital Rs m1,837461 398.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m11,56319,619 58.9%   
Net worth Rs m13,46620,515 65.6%   
Long term debt Rs m268393 68.1%   
Total assets Rs m19,99643,167 46.3%  
Interest coverage x51.65.7 901.5%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 103.7%  
Sales to assets ratio x1.00.6 177.1%   
Return on assets %15.35.3 286.1%  
Return on equity %22.08.2 269.3%  
Return on capital %34.615.0 230.2%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %12.712.8 99.7%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m2,6153,197 81.8%   
Fx inflow Rs m321259 124.2%   
Fx outflow Rs m2,7293,609 75.6%   
Net fx Rs m-2,408-3,351 71.9%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m3,3511,395 240.2%  
From Investments Rs m-1,818-8,069 22.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2,4026,486 -37.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-869-188 461.9%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 70.0 69.5 100.7%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 8.0 7.9 101.5%  
FIIs % 18.5 14.1 131.2%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 3.5 8.5 41.2%  
Shareholders   10,790 26,297 41.0%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 30.9 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

Compare D. B. CORP With:   CINELINE INDIA  ZEE MEDIA CORP.  NDTV  HINDUSTAN MEDIA VENT.  PVR LTD  

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