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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 15.1 14.6 103.7% View Chart
P/BV x 2.8 3.4 84.0% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.0 4.4 -  

Financials

 MPS LTD   D. B. CORP
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS LTD
Mar-17
D. B. CORP
Mar-16
MPS LTD/
D. B. CORP
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs788394 199.8%   
Low Rs620287 216.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs155.0111.7 138.8%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs37.616.1 232.7%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs41.220.9 196.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs011.00 0.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %03.2 0.0%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs186.473.3 254.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m18.62183.74 10.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -ESOS-  
Price / Sales ratio x4.53.0 148.9%   
Avg P/E ratio x18.721.1 88.8%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x17.116.3 105.1%  
Price / Book Value ratio x3.84.6 81.3%  
Dividend payout %068.1 0.0%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m13,10862,563 21.0%   
No. of employees `0002.8NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,2193,917 31.1%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th1,027.4NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th433.7NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th249.0NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m2,88720,519 14.1%  
Other income Rs m202281 71.9%   
Total revenues Rs m3,08920,800 14.9%   
Gross profit Rs m8905,346 16.6%  
Depreciation Rs m67878 7.6%   
Interest Rs m292 1.8%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,0234,657 22.0%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m3241,690 19.1%   
Profit after tax Rs m7002,966 23.6%  
Gross profit margin %30.826.1 118.3%  
Effective tax rate %31.636.3 87.1%   
Net profit margin %24.214.5 167.6%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m3,0977,037 44.0%   
Current liabilities Rs m2824,981 5.7%   
Net working cap to sales %97.510.0 973.1%  
Current ratio x11.01.4 777.6%  
Inventory Days Days030 0.0%  
Debtors Days Days7669 110.7%  
Net fixed assets Rs m4749,370 5.1%   
Share capital Rs m1861,837 10.1%   
"Free" reserves Rs m3,28311,563 28.4%   
Net worth Rs m3,47113,466 25.8%   
Long term debt Rs m0268 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m3,80319,996 19.0%  
Interest coverage x602.951.6 1,169.3%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.81.0 74.0%   
Return on assets %18.415.3 120.6%  
Return on equity %20.222.0 91.5%  
Return on capital %29.534.6 85.4%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %012.7 0.0%   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNA2,615 0.0%   
Fx inflow Rs m2,234321 695.4%   
Fx outflow Rs m1262,729 4.6%   
Net fx Rs m2,108-2,408 -87.5%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m4473,351 13.3%  
From Investments Rs m-393-1,818 21.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-2-2,402 0.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m52-869 -6.0%  

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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