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DBCO

D. B NSEI:DBCORP Stock Report

Last Price

₹78.90

Market Cap

₹14.5b

7D

-1.2%

1Y

-19.3%

Updated

25 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
DBCORP fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation6/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends5/6

DBCORP Stock Overview

D. B. Corp Limited engages in newspaper printing and publishing, radio broadcasting, event management, and integrated internet and mobile interactive service businesses in India and internationally.

D. B Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for D. B
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₹78.90
52 Week High₹125.00
52 Week Low₹77.50
Beta0.78
1 Month Change-15.89%
3 Month Change-0.50%
1 Year Change-19.33%
3 Year Change-59.51%
5 Year Change-79.13%
Change since IPO-70.33%

Recent News & Updates

Feb 24
Here's What's Concerning About D. B's (NSE:DBCORP) Returns On Capital

Here's What's Concerning About D. B's (NSE:DBCORP) Returns On Capital

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Shareholder Returns

DBCORPIN MediaIN Market
7D-1.2%-3.6%-1.5%
1Y-19.3%0.1%7.7%

Return vs Industry: DBCORP underperformed the Indian Media industry which returned 0.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DBCORP underperformed the Indian Market which returned 7.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is DBCORP's price volatile compared to industry and market?
DBCORP volatility
DBCORP Average Weekly Movement5.3%
Media Industry Average Movement6.6%
Market Average Movement6.8%
10% most volatile stocks in IN Market9.6%
10% least volatile stocks in IN Market4.5%

Stable Share Price: DBCORP is less volatile than 75% of Indian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: DBCORP's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19957,453Sudhir Agarwalhttps://www.dbcorpltd.com

D. B. Corp Limited engages in newspaper printing and publishing, radio broadcasting, event management, and integrated internet and mobile interactive service businesses in India and internationally. The company operates through Printing/Publishing and Allied Businesses, and Radio segments. It publishes Dainik Bhaskar, Divya Bhaskar, Divya Marathi, Saurashtra Samachar, and DB Star newspapers in 3 languages, such as Hindi, Gujarati, and Marathi.

D. B Fundamentals Summary

How do D. B's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
DBCORP fundamental statistics
Market Cap₹14.47b
Earnings (TTM)₹1.43b
Revenue (TTM)₹17.69b

10.2x

P/E Ratio

0.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
DBCORP income statement (TTM)
Revenue₹17.69b
Cost of Revenue₹9.28b
Gross Profit₹8.40b
Other Expenses₹6.98b
Earnings₹1.43b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

May 30, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)8.05
Gross Margin47.51%
Net Profit Margin8.06%
Debt/Equity Ratio1.2%

How did DBCORP perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

7.3%

Current Dividend Yield

62%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is D. B undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

6/6

Valuation Score 6/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: DBCORP (₹78.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value (₹228.66)

Significantly Below Fair Value: DBCORP is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: DBCORP is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.2x) compared to the Indian Media industry average (15.1x).

PE vs Market: DBCORP is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.2x) compared to the Indian market (20x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: DBCORP is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: DBCORP is good value based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (0.8x) compared to the IN Media industry average (1.5x).


Future Growth

How is D. B forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

Future Growth Score

3/6

Future Growth Score 3/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


31.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: DBCORP's forecast earnings growth (31.1% per year) is above the savings rate (6.7%).

Earnings vs Market: DBCORP's earnings (31.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Indian market (17.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: DBCORP's revenue (11.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Indian market (11.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: DBCORP's revenue (11.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: DBCORP's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.4%).


Past Performance

How has D. B performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

2/6

Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-20.9%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DBCORP has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: DBCORP's current net profit margins (8.1%) are lower than last year (9.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DBCORP's earnings have declined by 20.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: DBCORP's earnings growth over the past year (0.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (-20.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: DBCORP earnings growth over the past year (0.8%) underperformed the Media industry 12.6%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: DBCORP's Return on Equity (7.6%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is D. B's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DBCORP's short term assets (₹12.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (₹4.1B).

Long Term Liabilities: DBCORP's short term assets (₹12.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (₹2.5B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

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

Reducing Debt: DBCORP's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 5.1% to 1.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: DBCORP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1642.4%).

Interest Coverage: DBCORP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.6x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is D. B 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

  • Future Dividend Coverage


7.34%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: DBCORP's dividend (7.34%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.37%).

High Dividend: DBCORP's dividend (7.34%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (1.67%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (61.6%), DBCORP's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (31.2%), DBCORP'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?

4.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Sudhir Agarwal (54 yo)

15.33yrs

Tenure

₹13,537,500

Compensation

Mr. Sudhir Agarwal has been the Managing Director of D. B. Corp Limited since January 1, 2007 and serves as its Executive Director since December 10, 2005. Mr. Agarwal is responsible for its long-term visi...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Sudhir's total compensation ($USD174.56K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD190.28K).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: DBCORP's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: DBCORP's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.5 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: DBCORP insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

D. B. Corp Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: D. B. Corp Limited
  • Ticker: DBCORP
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 1995
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: ₹14.471b
  • Shares outstanding: 177.12m
  • Website: https://www.dbcorpltd.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • D. B. Corp Limited
  • 6, Dwarka Sadan
  • Press Complex
  • Bhopal
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • 462011
  • India

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/25 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/25 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
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.