BSE:532378

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Universal Arts Limited sells films and TV serials in India.

Rewards

PE ratio (5.9x) is below the Indian market (13.8x)

Became profitable this year

Risk Analysis

Makes less than USD$1m in revenue (₹41M)

Does not have a meaningful market cap (₹10M)

Highly volatile share price over past 3 months



Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and fair value.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 532378's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-13.0%

532378

1.5%

IN Entertainment

1.8%

IN Market


1 Year Return

34.3%

532378

-0.006%

IN Entertainment

8.0%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: 532378 exceeded the Indian Entertainment industry which returned -3.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 532378 exceeded the Indian Market which returned 6.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

532378IndustryMarket
7 Day-13.0%1.5%1.8%
30 Day-27.7%5.9%3.6%
90 Day-10.5%4.0%6.5%
1 Year34.3%34.3%0.7%-0.006%10.0%8.0%
3 Year-51.8%-51.8%-2.7%-4.0%35.0%27.9%
5 Year-71.4%-71.4%21.6%20.9%36.5%24.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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

5.63x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 532378's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 532378's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 532378 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.9x) compared to the Entertainment industry average (23.7x).

PE vs Market: 532378 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.9x) compared to the Indian market (13.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 532378's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 532378 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.1x) compared to the IN Entertainment industry average (0.7x).


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Future Growth

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

18.9%

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 Universal Arts 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 Universal Arts performed over the past 5 years?

15.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 532378 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 532378 became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 532378 has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 15.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 532378 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 532378 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Entertainment industry (12.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 532378's Return on Equity (2.4%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is Universal Arts's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 532378's short term assets (₹64.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹1.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: 532378 has no long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 532378 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 532378 has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 532378 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 532378 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: 532378 has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if 532378's debt is covered by short term assets.


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Dividend

What is Universal Arts's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%0.6%markettop25%2.2%industryaverage0.6%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 532378's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 532378's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 532378's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 532378's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 532378's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Indian market.


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Management

What is the CEO of Universal Arts's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

2.5yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Manish Shah 0

0yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Manish Girish Shah serves as the Chairman of the Board, Managing Director and Compliance Officer of Universal Arts Ltd and has been its Executive Director since March 29, 2003. 


Board Age and Tenure

2.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: 532378's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

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.


Management Team

  • Manish Shah

    Chairman


    Board Members

    • Manish Shah

      Chairman

      • Ulka Shah

        Non-Executive Independent Director (Woman)

        • Tenure: 12.6yrs
      • Harshadrai Shah

        Non-Executive Independent Director

        • Tenure: 2.5yrs
      • Shilpa Shah

        Non-Executive Non-Independent Director (Woman)

        • Tenure: 3.1yrs
      • Adil Khumbatta

        Non-Executive Independent Director

        • Tenure: 2.2yrs
      • Radha Perincheri

        Non-Executive Independent Director

        • Tenure: 2.2yrs

      Company Information

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


      Key Information

      • Name: Universal Arts Limited
      • Ticker: 532378
      • Exchange: BSE
      • Founded: 1995
      • Industry: Movies and Entertainment
      • Sector: Media
      • Market Cap: ₹9.372m
      • Shares outstanding: 9.97m
      • Website: https://universal-arts.in

      Location

      • Universal Arts Limited
      • Ganpati Bhavan
      • Plot No. 45, First Floor
      • Mumbai
      • Maharashtra
      • 400062
      • India

      Listings

      TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
      532378BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININROct 2004

      Biography

      Universal Arts Limited sells films and TV serials in India. The company engages in the business of media, such as feature films production, trading in film rights, television software, etc. It also invests in shares; and deals in doordarshan rights of films. The company was formerly known as Goldmines Media Limited. Universal Arts Limited was incorporated in 1995 and is based in Mumbai, India. 


      Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

      All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
      DataLast Updated (UTC time)
      Company Analysis2020/01/18 12:31
      End of Day Share Price2020/01/17 00:00
      Earnings2019/09/30
      Annual Earnings2019/03/31


      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.