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MPS vs HT MEDIA - Comparison Results

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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

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HT Media is home to three leading newspapers in India in the English, Hindi and business segments - Hindustan Times, Hindustan and Mint. Hindustan Times was started in 1924 and has a more than 85 year history as one of India's leading newspapers. The... More

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Current Valuations

    MPS HT MEDIA MPS/
HT MEDIA
 
P/E (TTM) x 11.7 -3.0 - View Chart
P/BV x 2.1 0.2 996.2% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 2.5 1.7 144.3%  

Financials

 MPS   HT MEDIA
EQUITY SHARE DATA
    MPS
Mar-18
HT MEDIA
Mar-18
MPS/
HT MEDIA
5-Yr Chart
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High Rs730119 616.0%   
Low Rs49578 634.7%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs143.4101.8 140.9%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs37.715.3 246.9%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs42.020.6 204.1%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs12.000.40 3,000.0%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %2.00.4 481.2%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs224.8109.8 204.8%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m18.62230.57 8.1%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x4.31.0 442.4%   
Avg P/E ratio x16.26.4 252.5%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x14.64.8 305.5%  
Price / Book Value ratio x2.70.9 304.4%  
Dividend payout %31.82.6 1,214.9%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m11,40622,654 50.3%   
No. of employees `0002.42.2 108.6%   
Total wages/salary Rs m1,1155,132 21.7%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th1,135.310,837.1 10.5%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th474.02,370.3 20.0%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th298.51,626.2 18.4%   
INCOME DATA
Net Sales Rs m2,67023,462 11.4%  
Other income Rs m2302,455 9.4%   
Total revenues Rs m2,90025,917 11.2%   
Gross profit Rs m8713,996 21.8%  
Depreciation Rs m811,228 6.6%   
Interest Rs m1816 0.2%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,0194,407 23.1%   
Minority Interest Rs m00-   
Prior Period Items Rs m0-58 0.0%   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m031 0.0%   
Tax Rs m317859 36.8%   
Profit after tax Rs m7023,521 19.9%  
Gross profit margin %32.617.0 191.4%  
Effective tax rate %31.119.5 159.4%   
Net profit margin %26.315.0 175.2%  
BALANCE SHEET DATA
Current assets Rs m3,90615,472 25.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m27720,546 1.3%   
Net working cap to sales %135.9-21.6 -628.4%  
Current ratio x14.10.8 1,873.3%  
Inventory Days Days020 0.0%  
Debtors Days Days6355 114.2%  
Net fixed assets Rs m48814,765 3.3%   
Share capital Rs m186461 40.4%   
"Free" reserves Rs m4,00124,853 16.1%   
Net worth Rs m4,18725,315 16.5%   
Long term debt Rs m057 0.0%   
Total assets Rs m4,51349,604 9.1%  
Interest coverage x784.56.4 12,256.0%   
Debt to equity ratio x00 0.0%  
Sales to assets ratio x0.60.5 125.1%   
Return on assets %15.68.7 178.3%  
Return on equity %16.813.9 120.6%  
Return on capital %24.420.5 118.9%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %00-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs mNANA-   
Fx inflow Rs m2,182125 1,746.8%   
Fx outflow Rs m1702,265 7.5%   
Net fx Rs m2,011-2,140 -94.0%   
CASH FLOW
From Operations Rs m7763,087 25.1%  
From Investments Rs m-724-2,452 29.5%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-1-91 0.6%  
Net Cashflow Rs m62558 11.2%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 75.0 69.5 107.9%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 0.1 7.9 1.3%  
FIIs % 0.1 14.1 0.7%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 24.9 8.5 292.9%  
Shareholders   7,188 26,297 27.3%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 0.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster

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