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Executive Summary

Nxtdigital Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the media and communications business in India. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Average dividend payer with worrying balance sheet.

Share Price & News

How has Nxtdigital's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 500189 is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 500189's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




IN Media


IN Market

1 Year Return




IN Media


IN Market

Return vs Industry: 500189 exceeded the Indian Media industry which returned -3.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 500189 exceeded the Indian Market which returned 10.4% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-0.5%3.3%1.2%
30 Day-0.7%7.0%12.1%
90 Day-12.2%-4.0%12.6%
1 Year44.2%43.1%-1.9%-3.4%12.4%10.4%
3 Year18.0%8.5%-58.3%-59.9%10.0%4.6%
5 Year59.6%36.2%-44.7%-47.3%59.8%47.8%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Nxtdigital's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Nxtdigital undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Price to Book (PB) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 500189 (₹605.3) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹65.23)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 500189 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 500189 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the IN Media industry average.

PE vs Market: 500189 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Indian market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 500189's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 500189 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (16.8x) compared to the IN Media industry average (1.4x).

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Future Growth

How is Nxtdigital forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Media industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Nxtdigital has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

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Past Performance

How has Nxtdigital performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 500189 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 500189 is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 500189 is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 18.6% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 500189's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 500189 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (-19%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 500189 has a negative Return on Equity (-29.55%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Nxtdigital's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 500189's short term assets (₹5.9B) do not cover its short term liabilities (₹13.7B).

Long Term Liabilities: 500189's short term assets (₹5.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹3.9B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 500189's debt to equity ratio (416.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: 500189's debt to equity ratio has increased from 164.5% to 416.6% over the past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: 500189 has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: 500189 has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 28.8% each year

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What is Nxtdigital current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 500189's dividend (2.89%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.52%).

High Dividend: 500189's dividend (2.89%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.07%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 500189's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 500189's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: 500189 is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Vynsley Clement Fernandes



Mr. Vynsley John Clement Fernandes serves as Manager at Nxtdigital Limited since September 30, 2020. He serves as Chief Executive Officer of Nxtdigital Limited since August 1, 2020. Mr. Fernandes has been ...

Leadership Team

Amar Chintopanth
CFO & Whole Time Director0.25yrno datano data
Hasmukh Shah
Company Secretary & Compliance Officer5.92yrs₹2.73mno data
Vynsley Clement Fernandes
CEO & Manager0.33yrno datano data
N. Rouse
Chief Operating Officerno datano datano data
B. Ramesh
General Manager of Finance & Accountsno datano datano data
Ruwanmali Ediriwira
Chief Technology Officerno datano datano data
V. Prasad
General Manager of Administrationno datano datano data
Ajay Sharma
General Counselno datano datano data
Arathi Vedantham
Senior Manager of Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Anil Varma
Chief Financial Officer of Information Technolgoy Divisionno datano datano data
Vishwanath Rao
Senior Vice President of International Operationsno datano datano data
Arun Kumar
Senior Vice Presidentno datano datano data


Average Tenure

Experienced Management: 500189's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.9 years average tenure).

Board Members

Amar Chintopanth
CFO & Whole Time Director0.25yrno datano data
Anil Harish
Independent Non-Executive Director25.08yrs₹1.15mno data
Ashok Hinduja
Non-Executive Chairman15.17yrs₹500.00k6.11%
₹ 882.1m
Kenneth Peterson
Chairman of Source 1 HTMT Incno datano datano data
Prashant Asher
Independent Non-Executive Director6.25yrs₹550.00k0.00052%
₹ 75.0k
Bhumika Batra
Independent Non-Executive Director5.75yrs₹800.00kno data
Sudhanshu Tripathi
Non-Executive Director5.33yrs₹1.10mno data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: 500189's board of directors are considered experienced (6 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 17%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Nxtdigital Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Nxtdigital Limited
  • Ticker: 500189
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1985
  • Industry: Cable and Satellite
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: ₹14.431b
  • Shares outstanding: 24.05m
  • Website:


  • Nxtdigital Limited
  • In Centre
  • 49/50, MIDC
  • Mumbai
  • Maharashtra
  • 400093
  • India


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
500189BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRAug 1998
NXTDIGITALNSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRAug 1998


Nxtdigital Limited, through its subsidiaries, engages in the media and communications business in India. The company operates through Media and Communications and Real Estate segments. It distributes TV si...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/12/02 12:18
End of Day Share Price2020/12/02 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/03/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.