Compare MPS LTD with D. B. Corp - Equitymaster

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?  

MPS vs D. B. CORP - 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

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

DO YOU LIKE THESE REPORTS? TELL US!

Current Valuations

    MPS D. B. CORP MPS/
D. B. CORP
 
P/E (TTM) x 11.4 8.7 130.9% View Chart
P/BV x 2.2 1.4 151.8% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.5 7.0 35.0%  

Financials

 MPS   D. B. CORP
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS
Mar-18
D. B. CORP
Mar-19
MPS/
D. B. CORP
5-Yr Chart
Click to enlarge
High Rs730328 222.6%   
Low Rs495153 323.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs143.4140.8 101.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs37.715.7 240.8%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs42.021.3 197.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs12.0010.00 120.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.04.2 47.1%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs224.8104.4 215.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m18.62174.91 10.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -BB/ESOS-  
Price / Sales ratio x4.31.7 250.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x16.215.4 105.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x14.611.3 129.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.72.3 118.3%  
Dividend payout %31.863.9 49.8%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m11,40642,057 27.1%   
No. of employees `0002.49.8 24.1%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,1154,351 25.6%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th1,135.32,521.7 45.0%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th474.0445.5 106.4%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th298.5280.4 106.5%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m2,67024,627 10.8%  
Other income Rs m230167 138.0%   
Total revenues Rs m2,90024,794 11.7%   
Gross profit Rs m8715,042 17.3%  
Depreciation Rs m81986 8.2%   
Interest Rs m185 1.5%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,0194,137 24.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m3171,399 22.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m7022,738 25.6%  
Gross profit margin %32.620.5 159.2%  
Effective tax rate %31.133.8 91.9%   
Net profit margin %26.311.1 236.5%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m3,90611,433 34.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m2774,312 6.4%   
Net working cap to sales %135.928.9 470.0%  
Current ratio x14.12.7 532.0%  
Inventory Days Days037 0.0%  
Debtors Days Days6394 66.8%  
Net fixed assets Rs m4889,875 4.9%   
Share capital Rs m1861,749 10.6%   
"Free" reserves Rs m4,00116,520 24.2%   
Net worth Rs m4,18718,269 22.9%   
Long term debt Rs m00-   
Total assets Rs m4,51323,942 18.8%  
Interest coverage x784.549.7 1,579.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x00-  
Sales to assets ratio x0.61.0 57.5%   
Return on assets %15.611.8 132.2%  
Return on equity %16.815.0 111.9%  
Return on capital %24.423.1 105.4%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m2,182283 771.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m17046 368.0%   
Net fx Rs m2,011237 849.8%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7762,503 31.0%  
From Investments Rs m-724-355 204.0%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1-3,811 0.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m62-1,663 -3.7%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 75.0 70.0 107.1%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.1 8.0 1.2%  
FIIs % 0.1 18.5 0.5%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 24.9 3.5 711.4%  
Shareholders   7,188 10,790 66.6%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 30.9 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

Compare MPS With:   DISH TV  TV18 BROADCAST  PRIME FOCUS  JAGRAN PRAKASHAN  NAVNEET EDUCATION  

Compare MPS With:   NASPERS (S. Africa)  NEWS CORP. (US)  CTC MEDIA (Russia)  WASHINGTON P. (US)  



Today's Market

Sensex Opens Higher; Telecom and Energy Stocks Gain the Most(09:30 am)

Asian share markets are lower today as Chinese and Hong Kong shares fall. The Shanghai Composite is off 0.4% while the Hang Seng is down 0.7%.

Related Views on News

MPS Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY20); Net Profit Up 18.4% (Quarterly Result Update)

Nov 5, 2019 | Updated on Nov 5, 2019

For the quarter ended September 2019, MPS has posted a net profit of Rs 221 m (up 18.4% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 882 m (down 12.3% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of MPS's quarterly results.

D. B. CORP Announces Quarterly Results (2QFY20); Net Profit Up 63.6% (Quarterly Result Update)

Oct 17, 2019 | Updated on Oct 17, 2019

For the quarter ended September 2019, D. B. CORP has posted a net profit of Rs 756 m (up 63.6% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 5 bn (down 8.7% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of D. B. CORP's quarterly results.

MSTC IPO: Should You Bet on This State-Run E-Commerce Player? (IPO)

Mar 13, 2019

Should you subscribe to the IPO of MSPC Limited?

MPS Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY20); Net Profit Up 0.7% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jul 29, 2019 | Updated on Jul 29, 2019

For the quarter ended June 2019, MPS has posted a net profit of Rs 154 m (up 0.7% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 836 m (up 15.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of MPS's quarterly results.

D. B. CORP Announces Quarterly Results (1QFY20); Net Profit Down 3.9% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jul 19, 2019 | Updated on Jul 19, 2019

For the quarter ended June 2019, D. B. CORP has posted a net profit of Rs 937 m (down 3.9% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 6 bn (down 4.0% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of D. B. CORP's quarterly results.

More Views on News

Most Popular

Crash Alert! Is There a Big Bubble in Nestle, HUL and Asian Paints?(Profit Hunter)

Nov 7, 2019

Is this the beginning of the end of multibagger gains in quality stocks like Nestle, HUL, and Asian Paints?

The Smartest Stock to Buy for 2020(Profit Hunter)

Nov 14, 2019

Small-cap stocks are selling at bargain prices today and are poised to generate a lot of wealth in 2020 and beyond...

Why Moody's Rating Downgrade is a Strong Sign to Buy Stocks(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Nov 8, 2019

Investors who took cues from Moody's rating downgrade in 1992 and 2002 created some of the biggest wealth of their lifetime.

A Trade that Could Generate Profits for Decades

Nov 14, 2019

India's #1 trader is back on the Investor Hour. Vijay Bhambwani talks to us about his super-profitable trading system and shares with us his #1 long term trade. Listen in...

The One Trade I'm Most Bullish on Now

Nov 12, 2019

A highly specific trade to potentially triple your money in just three months. You won't find this information anywhere else!

More

Get the Indian Stock Market's
Most Profitable Ideas

How To Beat Sensex Guide 2020
Get our special report, How to Beat Sensex Nearly 3X Now!
We will never sell or rent your email id.
Please read our Terms

MPS SHARE PRICE


Nov 20, 2019 12:01 PM

TRACK MPS

MPS - PVR LTD COMPARISON

COMPARE MPS WITH

MARKET STATS