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HT MEDIA vs MPS LTD - Comparison Results

HT MEDIA    Change

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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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

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Current Valuations

    HT MEDIA MPS LTD HT MEDIA/
MPS LTD
 
P/E (TTM) x 4.9 14.9 32.9% View Chart
P/BV x 0.6 2.3 25.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.7 2.3 31.1%  

Financials

 HT MEDIA   MPS LTD
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    HT MEDIA
Mar-17
MPS LTD
Mar-18
HT MEDIA/
MPS LTD
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs96730 13.2%   
Low Rs70495 14.0%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs105.4143.4 73.5%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs9.437.7 25.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs14.842.0 35.1%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs0.4012.00 3.3%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.52.0 24.6%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs95.9224.8 42.6%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m232.7518.62 1,250.0%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x0.84.3 18.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x8.816.2 54.2%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x5.614.6 38.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x0.92.7 31.7%  
Dividend payout %4.331.8 13.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m19,29511,406 169.2%   
No. of employees `0002.32.4 98.3%   
Total wages/salary Rs m5,8351,115 523.4%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th10,605.91,135.3 934.2%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th2,523.9474.0 532.4%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th947.3298.5 317.3%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m24,5212,670 918.3%  
Other income Rs m2,295230 998.5%   
Total revenues Rs m26,8162,900 924.6%   
Gross profit Rs m2,983871 342.6%  
Depreciation Rs m1,24881 1,549.8%   
Interest Rs m9511 73,169.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m3,0791,019 302.3%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m-2170-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m671317 212.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m2,190702 311.9%  
Gross profit margin %12.232.6 37.3%  
Effective tax rate %21.831.1 70.2%   
Net profit margin %8.926.3 34.0%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m9,7723,906 250.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m19,859277 7,171.9%   
Net working cap to sales %-41.1135.9 -30.3%  
Current ratio x0.514.1 3.5%  
Inventory Days Days230-  
Debtors Days Days4863 76.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m14,734488 3,020.8%   
Share capital Rs m461186 247.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m21,8584,001 546.4%   
Net worth Rs m22,3194,187 533.1%   
Long term debt Rs m1700-   
Total assets Rs m45,9574,513 1,018.4%  
Interest coverage x4.2784.5 0.5%   
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.50.6 90.2%   
Return on assets %6.815.6 43.9%  
Return on equity %9.816.8 58.5%  
Return on capital %17.024.4 69.6%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m3842,182 17.6%   
Fx outflow Rs m3,241170 1,901.9%   
Net fx Rs m-2,8562,011 -142.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m3,067776 395.4%  
From Investments Rs m-2,691-724 371.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-598-1 119,580.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-22262 -356.6%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 69.5 75.0 92.7%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 7.9 0.1 7,900.0%  
FIIs % 14.1 0.1 14,100.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 8.5 24.9 34.1%  
Shareholders   26,297 7,188 365.8%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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