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MPS BSE:532440 Stock Report

Last Price

₹631.80

Market Cap

₹10.8b

7D

-2.4%

1Y

-5.3%

Updated

05 Oct, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
532440 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance6/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends5/6

532440 Stock Overview

MPS Limited provides platforms and services for content creation, full-service production, and distribution to the publishers, learning companies, corporate institutions, libraries, and content aggregators in India, Europe, the United States, and internationally.

MPS Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for MPS
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹631.80
52 Week High₹785.50
52 Week Low₹505.60
Beta0.99
1 Month Change-9.06%
3 Month Change-15.65%
1 Year Change-5.30%
3 Year Change27.86%
5 Year Change9.49%
Change since IPO311.06%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

532440IN MediaIN Market
7D-2.4%3.5%2.0%
1Y-5.3%-2.4%-0.7%

Return vs Industry: 532440 matched the Indian Media industry which returned -4.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 532440 underperformed the Indian Market which returned -1.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 532440's price volatile compared to industry and market?
532440 volatility
532440 Average Weekly Movement3.9%
Media Industry Average Movement5.9%
Market Average Movement5.9%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.2%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market3.8%

Stable Share Price: 532440 is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 532440's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
18922,225Rahul Arorahttps://www.mpslimited.com

MPS Limited provides platforms and services for content creation, full-service production, and distribution to the publishers, learning companies, corporate institutions, libraries, and content aggregators in India, Europe, the United States, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Content Solutions, Platform Solutions, and eLearning Solutions. The company offers content authoring and development solutions from PreK–12 through higher education and professional development; publishing solutions, including editorial services, proofreading, indexing, project management, creative studios, rights and permissions, interactive media, composition, and digital production; digital transformation and accessibility solutions; content assembly, media asset development, design, and media services, as well as digital learning objects; and marketing and customer support solutions.

MPS Fundamentals Summary

How do MPS's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
532440 fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹10.81b
Earnings (TTM)₹863.51m
Revenue (TTM)₹4.47b

12.5x

P/E Ratio

2.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
532440 income statement (TTM)
Revenue₹4.47b
Cost of Revenue₹2.11b
Gross Profit₹2.36b
Other Expenses₹1.50b
Earnings₹863.51m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)50.48
Gross Margin52.85%
Net Profit Margin19.34%
Debt/Equity Ratio3.3%

How did 532440 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

4.7%

Current Dividend Yield

61%

Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is 532440 undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for 532440?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

532440 key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue2.1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA8.2x
PEG Ratio1.4x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does 532440's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

532440 PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for 532440 vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average9.6x
540497 S Chand
14x15.9%₹6.4b
526725 Sandesh
6.5xn/a₹5.7b
532705 Jagran Prakashan
6.4x11.2%₹17.1b
11.3x30.1%₹22.2b
12.5x8.7%₹10.8b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: 532440 is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.5x) compared to the peer average (9.6x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does 532440's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the IN Media Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: 532440 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.5x) compared to the Indian Media industry average (22.8x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is 532440's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

532440 PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio12.5x
Fair PE Ratio13.7x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: 532440 is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.5x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (13.7x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of 532440 when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: 532440 (₹631.8) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹392.89)

Significantly Below Fair Value: 532440 is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.


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Future Growth

How is MPS forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score

2/6

Future Growth Score 2/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


8.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 532440's forecast earnings growth (8.7% per year) is above the savings rate (6.8%).

Earnings vs Market: 532440's earnings (8.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (18.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 532440's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: 532440's revenue (15.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (10.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 532440's revenue (15.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if 532440's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has MPS performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

6/6

Past Performance Score 6/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


1.0%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 532440 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 532440's current net profit margins (19.3%) are higher than last year (14.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 532440's earnings have grown by 1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: 532440's earnings growth over the past year (30.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (1% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: 532440 earnings growth over the past year (30.6%) exceeded the Media industry 17.1%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: 532440's Return on Equity (23.5%) is considered high.


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Financial Health

How is MPS's financial position?

Financial Health Score

5/6

Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 532440's short term assets (₹3.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹1.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: 532440's short term assets (₹3.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹204.2M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 532440 has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: 532440's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.1% to 3.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: 532440's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (953.9%).

Interest Coverage: 532440 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

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

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


4.75%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

MPS Dividend Yield vs Market
How does MPS dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (MPS)4.7%
Market Bottom 25% (IN)0.4%
Market Top 25% (IN)1.6%
Industry Average (Media)2.2%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (MPS)5.1%

Notable Dividend: 532440's dividend (4.75%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.36%).

High Dividend: 532440's dividend (4.75%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.59%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: 532440's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: 532440's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (61.4%), 532440's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (46.7%), 532440's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.


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Management

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

5.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rahul Arora (37 yo)

9.17yrs

Tenure

₹31,231,000

Compensation

Mr. Rahul Arora has been the Chief Executive Officer of MPS Limited since May 25, 2015 and serves as its Managing Director since August 12, 2018 and has been its Chairman since June 30, 2021. Mr. Arora ser...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Rahul Arora's Compensation vs MPS Earnings
How has Rahul Arora's remuneration changed compared to MPS's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Jun 30 2022n/an/a

₹864m

Mar 31 2022₹31m₹31m

₹871m

Dec 31 2021n/an/a

₹779m

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

₹739m

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

₹661m

Mar 31 2021₹25m₹25m

₹586m

Dec 31 2020n/an/a

₹551m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

₹501m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

₹583m

Mar 31 2020₹25m₹25m

₹599m

Dec 31 2019n/an/a

₹730m

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

₹796m

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

₹761m

Mar 31 2019₹23m₹23m

₹760m

Dec 31 2018n/an/a

₹686m

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

₹667m

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

₹650m

Mar 31 2018₹18m₹18m

₹702m

Dec 31 2017n/an/a

₹703m

Sep 30 2017n/an/a

₹706m

Jun 30 2017n/an/a

₹740m

Mar 31 2017₹16m₹16m

₹704m

Dec 31 2016n/an/a

₹764m

Sep 30 2016n/an/a

₹762m

Jun 30 2016n/an/a

₹736m

Mar 31 2016₹3m₹3m

₹712m

Compensation vs Market: Rahul's total compensation ($USD383.79K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD44.15K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Rahul's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 532440's management team is seasoned and experienced (5 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 532440's board of directors are considered experienced (3 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

What is the ownership structure of 532440?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
State or Government347,1452.0%
Institutions1,005,3175.9%
Individual Insiders1,223,0757.2%
General Public2,764,16816.2%
Private Companies11,766,11168.8%

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Top 9 shareholders own 77.9% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
68.34%
ADI BPO Services Private Limited
11,690,615₹7.4b0%no data
4.46%
Mukul Mahavir Agarwal
762,457₹481.7m0%no data
2.03%
Singapore
347,145₹219.3m0%no data
1.02%
Nihar Nilekani
175,092₹110.6m0%no data
0.53%
Ramesh Damani
91,144₹57.6m0%no data
0.47%
Vijaykumar Patel
79,610₹50.3m0%no data
0.46%
HDFC Asset Management Company Limited
78,429₹49.6m0%no data
0.44%
Airavat Capital Trust
75,496₹47.7m0%no data
0.14%
Paramjit Mann
24,772₹15.7m0%no data

Company Information

MPS Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: MPS Limited
  • Ticker: 532440
  • Exchange: BSE
  • Founded: 1892
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: ₹10.807b
  • Shares outstanding: 17.11m
  • Website: https://www.mpslimited.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • MPS Limited
  • Tower – A
  • 4th Floor
  • Noida
  • Uttar Pradesh
  • 201303
  • India


Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
532440BSE (Mumbai Stock Exchange)YesEquity SharesININRJan 2002
MPSLTDNSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININRJan 2002

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/10/05 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/10/04 00:00
Earnings2022/06/30
Annual Earnings2022/03/31


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.