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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 
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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

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Current Valuations

    MPS D. B. CORP MPS/
D. B. CORP
 
P/E (TTM) x 5.1 4.8 107.3% View Chart
P/BV x 0.9 0.8 111.9% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 6.0 12.6 47.4%  

Financials

 MPS   D. B. CORP
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS
Mar-18
D. B. CORP
Mar-19
MPS/
D. B. CORP
5-Yr Chart
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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

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MPS Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY20); Net Profit Down 33.5% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jan 31, 2020 | Updated on Jan 31, 2020

For the quarter ended December 2019, MPS has posted a net profit of Rs 130 m (down 33.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 837 m (down 15.9% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of MPS's quarterly results.

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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.

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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.

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.

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