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MPS LTD vs DECCAN CHRONICLE - 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

DECCAN CHRONICLE 
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Deccan Chronicle Holdings Ltd. (DCHL) is a print media company. The company publishes 'Deccan Chronicle' - an English newspaper and 'Andhra Bhoomi' - a regional newspaper. It also owns 90% stake in Asian Age Holdings, the publishers of 'Asian Age' - ... More

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Current Valuations

    MPS LTD DECCAN CHRONICLE MPS LTD/
DECCAN CHRONICLE
 
P/E (TTM) x 16.1 -1.7 - View Chart
P/BV x 2.5 0.0 6,305.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.1 0.0 -  

Financials

 MPS LTD   DECCAN CHRONICLE
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS LTD
Mar-18
DECCAN CHRONICLE
Mar-11
MPS LTD/
DECCAN CHRONICLE
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs730180 405.6%   
Low Rs49556 884.1%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs143.440.1 357.7%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs37.76.7 564.6%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs42.08.8 477.7%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs12.000-  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.00-  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs224.852.6 427.7%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m18.62243.47 7.6%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions -BC-  
Price / Sales ratio x4.32.9 145.1%   
Avg P/E ratio x16.217.7 91.9%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x14.613.4 108.7%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.72.2 121.4%  
Dividend payout %31.80-   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m11,40628,729 39.7%   
No. of employees `0002.4NA-   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,115968 115.2%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th1,135.3NM-  
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th474.0NM-  
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th298.5NM-  
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m2,6709,762 27.4%  
Other income Rs m230548 41.9%   
Total revenues Rs m2,90010,310 28.1%   
Gross profit Rs m8712,892 30.1%  
Depreciation Rs m81516 15.6%   
Interest Rs m1555 0.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,0192,369 43.0%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m00-   
Tax Rs m317743 42.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m7021,626 43.2%  
Gross profit margin %32.629.6 110.1%  
Effective tax rate %31.131.4 99.1%   
Net profit margin %26.316.7 157.9%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m3,90612,472 31.3%   
Current liabilities Rs m2774,974 5.6%   
Net working cap to sales %135.976.8 176.9%  
Current ratio x14.12.5 562.6%  
Inventory Days Days050 0.0%  
Debtors Days Days6397 65.2%  
Net fixed assets Rs m4889,267 5.3%   
Share capital Rs m186487 38.2%   
"Free" reserves Rs m4,00111,503 34.8%   
Net worth Rs m4,18712,801 32.7%   
Long term debt Rs m03,131 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m4,51321,739 20.8%  
Interest coverage x784.55.3 14,891.2%   
Debt to equity ratio x00.2 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.4 131.8%   
Return on assets %15.610.0 155.4%  
Return on equity %16.812.7 132.0%  
Return on capital %24.418.4 132.7%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m2,1820-   
Fx outflow Rs m1702,230 7.6%   
Net fx Rs m2,011-2,230 -90.2%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7762,453 31.6%  
From Investments Rs m-724-665 108.9%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1-666 0.1%  
Net Cashflow Rs m621,122 5.5%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 75.0 32.7 229.6%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.1 8.2 1.2%  
FIIs % 0.1 0.5 20.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 24.9 58.7 42.4%  
Shareholders   7,188 57,740 12.4%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 99.5 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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