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Madhya Pradesh Today Media

Executive Summary

Madhya Pradesh Today Media Limited engages in the publication of newspaper.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and fair value.


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Share Price & News

How has Madhya Pradesh Today Media's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: MPTODAY has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

MPTODAY

4.7%

IN Media

2.3%

IN Market


1 Year Return

-51.8%

MPTODAY

-18.5%

IN Media

2.5%

IN Market

Return vs Industry: MPTODAY underperformed the Indian Media industry which returned -18.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MPTODAY underperformed the Indian Market which returned 2.5% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

MPTODAYIndustryMarket
7 Day0%4.7%2.3%
30 Day-9.4%0.4%4.5%
90 Day-3.0%21.5%21.6%
1 Year-51.8%-51.8%-16.8%-18.5%4.4%2.5%
3 Yearn/a-54.1%-55.8%5.3%0.3%
5 Yearn/a-49.9%-51.9%29.9%20.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Madhya Pradesh Today Media's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Madhya Pradesh Today Media undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.52x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: MPTODAY (₹14.45) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₹4.9)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: MPTODAY is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.5x) compared to the IN Media industry average (11.9x).

PE vs Market: MPTODAY is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.5x) compared to the Indian market (13.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MPTODAY is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the IN Media industry average (1.4x).


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Future Growth

How is Madhya Pradesh Today Media forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

28.7%

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 Madhya Pradesh Today Media 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 Madhya Pradesh Today Media performed over the past 5 years?

27.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MPTODAY has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: MPTODAY's current net profit margins (15.9%) are higher than last year (15.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MPTODAY's earnings have grown significantly by 27.7% per year over the past 5 years.

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

Earnings vs Industry: MPTODAY had negative earnings growth (-2.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (-8.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: MPTODAY's Return on Equity (14.3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Madhya Pradesh Today Media's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MPTODAY's short term assets (₹157.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (₹101.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: MPTODAY's short term assets (₹157.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (₹28.0M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MPTODAY's debt to equity ratio (20.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: MPTODAY's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 57.2% to 20.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MPTODAY's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (45.6%).

Interest Coverage: MPTODAY's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Madhya Pradesh Today Media current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.46%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: MPTODAY's dividend (3.46%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (0.63%).

High Dividend: MPTODAY's dividend (3.46%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Indian market (2.63%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, MPTODAY has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: MPTODAY has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have not increased.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.2%), MPTODAY's dividend payments are thoroughly 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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Management

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

9.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Hradayesh Dixit (52 yo)

3.08yrs

Tenure

₹4,800,000

Compensation

Mr. Hradayesh Kumar Dixit serves as a Managing Director and Chairman at Madhya Pradesh Today Media Limited. Mr. Dixit is the Co-Founder of Madhya Pradesh Today Media Limited ("Pradesh Today Media Group"). ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Hradayesh's total compensation ($USD63.98K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Indian market ($USD49.12K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Hradayesh's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Hradayesh Dixit
Chairman & MD3.08yrs₹4.80m26.49%
₹ 17.5m
Shantanu Dixit
CFO & Whole-Time Director7.92yrs₹3.10m26.93%
₹ 17.8m
Satish Pimple
President9.75yrsno datano data
Prakash Kushwah
Account Manager9.33yrsno datano data
Mohit Shrivastava
Head of Administration9.83yrsno datano data
Anuj Agrawal
Compliance Officer & Company Secretary3.08yrsno datano data
Eliyas Khan
Head of Marketing9.42yrsno datano data
Sunil Sharma
State Head7.5yrsno datano data
Junaid Ahmed
Unit Head of Bhopal9.08yrsno datano data
S. Krishna
Unit Head of Jabalpur8.83yrsno datano data
Gufran Khan
Unit Head of Gwaliorno datano datano data
Harsh Jaiswal
Unit Head of Indoreno datano datano data

9.1yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: MPTODAY's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Hradayesh Dixit
Chairman & MD3.08yrs₹4.80m26.49%
₹ 17.5m
Shantanu Dixit
CFO & Whole-Time Director7.92yrs₹3.10m26.93%
₹ 17.8m
Ruchi Sogani
Non-Executive Independent Director3.17yrs₹60.00kno data
Kaustubh Dixit
Non-Executive Director3.08yrs₹70.00k0.00044%
₹ 290.4
Nitin Maheshwari
Non-Executive Independent Director3.17yrs₹70.00kno data

3.2yrs

Average Tenure

40yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: MPTODAY's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Madhya Pradesh Today Media Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Madhya Pradesh Today Media Limited
  • Ticker: MPTODAY
  • Exchange: NSEI
  • Founded: 2010
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: ₹66.008m
  • Shares outstanding: 4.57m
  • Website: https://www.pradeshtoday.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Madhya Pradesh Today Media Limited
  • Plot No.5
  • Press Complex
  • Bhopal
  • Madhya Pradesh
  • 462011
  • India

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
MPTODAYNSEI (National Stock Exchange of India)YesEquity SharesININROct 2017

Biography

Madhya Pradesh Today Media Limited engages in the publication of newspaper. The company offers Pradesh Today, a daily Hindi newspaper, as well as news through online news portal. Madhya Pradesh Today Media ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/08/10 12:53
End of Day Share Price2020/07/28 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
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.