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PVR LTD vs MPS - Comparison Results

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PVR Ltd. is India's largest cinema chain operating 82 screens across the country. It opened the first multiplex in Delhi in 1997 and operates the largest multiplex with 11 screens in Bangalore. PVR Cinema intends to have a pan India presence with 250... More


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


Current Valuations

P/E (TTM) x 38.6 12.5 308.4% View Chart
P/BV x 6.7 2.3 295.3% View Chart
Dividend Yield % 0.1 2.3 4.9%  


5-Yr Chart
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High Rs1,660730 227.4%   
Low Rs1,145495 231.3%   
Sales per share (Unadj.) Rs499.4143.4 348.2%  
Earnings per share (Unadj.) Rs26.537.7 70.4%  
Cash flow per share (Unadj.) Rs59.442.0 141.4%  
Dividends per share (Unadj.) Rs2.0012.00 16.7%  
Dividend yield (eoy) %0.12.0 7.3%  
Book value per share (Unadj.) Rs230.1224.8 102.3%  
Shares outstanding (eoy) m46.7418.62 251.0%   
Bonus/Rights/Conversions ---  
Price / Sales ratio x2.84.3 65.7%   
Avg P/E ratio x52.916.2 325.3%  
P/CF ratio (eoy) x23.614.6 161.9%  
Price / Book Value ratio x6.12.7 223.7%  
Dividend payout %7.531.8 23.7%   
Avg Mkt Cap Rs m65,54611,406 574.7%   
No. of employees `00010.32.4 436.4%   
Total wages/salary Rs m2,5411,115 227.9%   
Avg. sales/employee Rs Th2,274.11,135.3 200.3%   
Avg. wages/employee Rs Th247.5474.0 52.2%   
Avg. net profit/employee Rs Th120.8298.5 40.5%   
Net Sales Rs m23,3412,670 874.1%  
Other income Rs m313230 136.4%   
Total revenues Rs m23,6552,900 815.6%   
Gross profit Rs m4,018871 461.6%  
Depreciation Rs m1,53781 1,909.2%   
Interest Rs m8371 64,392.3%   
Profit before tax Rs m1,9581,019 192.2%   
Minority Interest Rs m-70-   
Prior Period Items Rs m00-   
Extraordinary Inc (Exp) Rs m-60-   
Tax Rs m704317 222.6%   
Profit after tax Rs m1,240702 176.6%  
Gross profit margin %17.232.6 52.8%  
Effective tax rate %36.031.1 115.8%   
Net profit margin %5.326.3 20.2%  
Current assets Rs m2,9783,906 76.2%   
Current liabilities Rs m7,005277 2,529.8%   
Net working cap to sales %-17.3135.9 -12.7%  
Current ratio x0.414.1 3.0%  
Inventory Days Days30-  
Debtors Days Days2463 38.6%  
Net fixed assets Rs m12,571488 2,577.2%   
Share capital Rs m467186 251.0%   
"Free" reserves Rs m10,2864,001 257.1%   
Net worth Rs m10,7544,187 256.9%   
Long term debt Rs m5,6160-   
Total assets Rs m23,4884,513 520.5%  
Interest coverage x3.3784.5 0.4%   
Debt to equity ratio x0.50-  
Sales to assets ratio x1.00.6 167.9%   
Return on assets %8.815.6 56.7%  
Return on equity %11.516.8 68.8%  
Return on capital %17.024.4 69.8%  
Exports to sales %00-   
Imports to sales %1.90-   
Exports (fob) Rs mNANA-   
Imports (cif) Rs m449NA-   
Fx inflow Rs m02,182 0.0%   
Fx outflow Rs m538170 315.8%   
Net fx Rs m-5382,011 -26.8%   
From Operations Rs m4,463776 575.2%  
From Investments Rs m-4,054-724 559.6%  
From Financial Activity Rs m-660-1 131,900.0%  
Net Cashflow Rs m17762 285.0%  

Share Holding

Indian Promoters % 31.0 75.0 41.3%  
Foreign collaborators % 0.0 0.0 -  
Indian inst/Mut Fund % 18.7 0.1 18,700.0%  
FIIs % 15.2 0.1 15,200.0%  
ADR/GDR % 0.0 0.0 -  
Free float % 35.1 24.9 141.0%  
Shareholders   14,438 7,188 200.9%  
Pledged promoter(s) holding % 2.0 0.0 -  
NM: Not Meaningful
Source: Company Annual Reports, Regulatory Filings, Equitymaster


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MPS Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Up 49.1% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 21, 2019 | Updated on May 21, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, MPS has posted a net profit of Rs 226 m (up 49.1% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 903 m (up 42.0% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of MPS's quarterly results.

PVR LTD Announces Quarterly Results (4QFY19); Net Profit Up 82.5% (Quarterly Result Update)

May 13, 2019 | Updated on May 13, 2019

For the quarter ended March 2019, PVR LTD has posted a net profit of Rs 484 m (up 82.5% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 8 bn (up 43.2% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of PVR LTD's quarterly results.

PVR LTD Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 77.4% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jan 24, 2019 | Updated on Jan 24, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, PVR LTD has posted a net profit of Rs 519 m (up 77.4% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 8 bn (up 51.3% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of PVR LTD's quarterly results.

MPS LTD Announces Quarterly Results (3QFY19); Net Profit Up 10.9% (Quarterly Result Update)

Jan 21, 2019 | Updated on Jan 21, 2019

For the quarter ended December 2018, MPS LTD has posted a net profit of Rs 195 m (up 10.9% YoY). Sales on the other hand came in at Rs 995 m (up 46.6% YoY). Read on for a complete analysis of MPS LTD's quarterly results.

PVR LTD 2017-18 Annual Report Analysis (Annual Result Update)

Jan 10, 2019 | Updated on Jan 10, 2019

Here's an analysis of the annual report of PVR LTD for 2017-18. It includes a full income statement, balance sheet and cash flow analysis of PVR LTD. Also includes updates on the valuation of PVR LTD.

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