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MPS LTD vs D. B. CORP - Comparison Results

MPS LTD    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 LTD D. B. CORP MPS LTD/
D. B. CORP
 
P/E (TTM) x 14.3 18.2 78.9% View Chart
P/BV x 3.8 5.1 73.5% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 3.9 2.9 132.9%  

Financials

 MPS LTD   D. B. CORP
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS LTD
Mar-16
D. B. CORP
Mar-16
MPS LTD/
D. B. CORP
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,096394 277.9%   
Low Rs610287 212.8%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs138.1111.7 123.7%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs38.316.1 237.0%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs40.520.9 193.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs22.0011.00 200.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.63.2 79.8%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs150.173.3 204.8%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m18.62183.74 10.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -ESOS-  
Price / Sales ratio x6.23.0 202.5%   
Avg P/E ratio x22.321.1 105.7%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x21.116.3 129.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x5.74.6 122.3%  
Dividend payout %57.568.1 84.4%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m15,88362,563 25.4%   
No. of employees `0002.9NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,0963,917 28.0%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th894.0NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th380.8NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th247.6NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m2,57220,519 12.5%  
Other income Rs m184281 65.4%   
Total revenues Rs m2,75620,800 13.2%   
Gross profit Rs m9105,346 17.0%  
Depreciation Rs m41878 4.7%   
Interest Rs m192 1.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,0524,657 22.6%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m3391,690 20.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m7122,966 24.0%  
Gross profit margin %35.426.1 135.8%  
Effective tax rate %32.236.3 88.8%   
Net profit margin %27.714.5 191.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m2,4207,037 34.4%   
Current liabilities Rs m2394,981 4.8%   
Net working cap to sales %84.810.0 846.1%  
Current ratio x10.11.4 716.1%  
Inventory Days Days030 0.0%  
Debtors Days Days6469 92.9%  
Net fixed assets Rs m3599,370 3.8%   
Share capital Rs m1861,837 10.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m2,58311,563 22.3%   
Net worth Rs m2,79413,466 20.8%   
Long term debt Rs m0268 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m3,05019,996 15.3%  
Interest coverage x956.951.6 1,855.9%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.81.0 82.2%   
Return on assets %23.415.3 152.9%  
Return on equity %25.522.0 115.7%  
Return on capital %37.734.6 108.9%  
Exports to sales %87.10-   
Imports to sales %0.312.7 2.4%   
Exports (fob) Rs m2,240NA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m82,615 0.3%   
Fx inflow Rs m2,240321 697.5%   
Fx outflow Rs m1562,729 5.7%   
Net fx Rs m2,084-2,408 -86.6%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m4883,351 14.6%  
From Investments Rs m-33-1,818 1.8%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-494-2,402 20.6%  
Net Cashflow Rs m-39-869 4.5%  

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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