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Pressman Advertising

Executive Summary

Pressman Advertising Limited operates as an advertising agency in India. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

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

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 509077 is more volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 509077's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Indian stocks.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




IN Media


IN Market

1 Year Return




IN Media


IN Market

Return vs Industry: 509077 exceeded the Indian Media industry which returned -13.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 509077 underperformed the Indian Market which returned 7% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day7.9%0.6%2.1%
30 Day19.3%1.2%9.1%
90 Day-3.7%-8.6%9.3%
1 Year1.2%-3.4%-12.0%-13.4%9.0%7.0%
3 Year-71.0%-74.8%-60.0%-61.5%6.7%1.5%
5 Year-57.5%-64.8%-47.6%-50.0%53.5%42.0%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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

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


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: 509077 (₹19.75) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹14.97)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 509077 is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 509077 is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.2x) compared to the IN Media industry average (13.6x).

PE vs Market: 509077 is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.2x) compared to the Indian market (17.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 509077's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 509077 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the IN Media industry average (1.3x).

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Future Growth

How is Pressman Advertising 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 Pressman Advertising 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 Pressman Advertising performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 509077 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 509077's current net profit margins (23.3%) are higher than last year (17.3%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 509077's earnings have grown by 5.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 509077's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 509077 had negative earnings growth (-15.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (-24.3%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: 509077's Return on Equity (12.6%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Pressman Advertising's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 509077's short term assets (₹322.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹33.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: 509077's short term assets (₹322.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹2.4M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 509077 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 509077 has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 509077 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 509077 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is Pressman Advertising current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: 509077's dividend (5.06%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.54%).

High Dividend: 509077's dividend (5.06%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.19%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 509077 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: 509077's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (46.4%), 509077's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

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


Niren Suchanti (71 yo)





Dr. Niren Chand Suchanti has been the Executive Chairman and Managing Director of Pressman Advertising Limited since July 5, 2013. He holds experience in the field of Advertising, Marketing, Finance, Marke...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Niren's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD50.94K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Niren's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

B. Pasari
Chief Financial Officer7.33yrs₹2.28m0.00043%
₹ 2.0k
Paulami Mukherjee
Company Secretary & Compliance Officer1.5yrs₹382.45kno data
Niren Suchanti
Executive Chairman & MD7.33yrs₹1.76m22.56%
₹ 103.0m


Average Tenure

Experienced Management: 509077's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.3 years average tenure).

Board Members

Niren Suchanti
Executive Chairman & MD7.33yrs₹1.76m22.56%
₹ 103.0m
Ajit Khandelwal
Non Executive Independent Director13.75yrs₹27.50kno data
Navin Suchanti
Non-Executive Non-Independent Director7.33yrs₹27.50k18.93%
₹ 86.5m
Sushil Mor
Non-Executive Independent Director12.33yrs₹27.50kno data
Sujata Suchanti
Non-Executive Non-Independent Director5.67yrs₹12.50k3.39%
₹ 15.5m
Kalyan Bose
Non-Executive Independent Director4.33yrs₹12.50k0.0011%
₹ 4.8k


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: 509077's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

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

Key Information

  • Name: Pressman Advertising Limited
  • Ticker: 509077
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1983
  • Industry: Advertising
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: ₹456.741m
  • Shares outstanding: 23.48m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Pressman Advertising Limited
  • Pressman House
  • 10A Lee Road
  • Kolkata
  • West Bengal
  • 700020
  • India


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
509077BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRJan 2002
PRESSMNNSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRJan 2002


Pressman Advertising Limited operates as an advertising agency in India. The company offers advertising, design, media planning and buying, market research, and digital and public relations services, as we...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/26 12:12
End of Day Share Price2020/11/26 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.