Sun TV Network Ltd

Sun TV Network Ltd

₹ 761 0.53%
19 Jun 9:06 a.m.
About

Sun TV Network is engaged in producing and broadcasting satellite television and radio software programming in the regional languages of South India.

Key Points

This is one of the Asia’s largest TV networks. This was established by Kalanidhi Maran in the year 1993. Its flagship channel is Sun TV, which was the first fully privately owned Tamil channel in India. After which it has grown huge and currently owns and operates 32 TV channels across Indian languages – Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Bengali.

And it is now expanding its market to North India also, and will be launching 11 new channels including the network's first Marathi language channel. After this, Sun Group will have a total of 43 TV channels.
Sun Pictures gave blockbuster movies as a subsidiary of Sun Network like Sarkar,Beast,Jailer in recent times.[1]

  • Market Cap 29,990 Cr.
  • Current Price 761
  • High / Low 793 / 422
  • Stock P/E 15.6
  • Book Value 267
  • Dividend Yield 2.20 %
  • ROCE 26.3 %
  • ROE 19.4 %
  • Face Value 5.00

Pros

  • Company has reduced debt.
  • Company is almost debt free.
  • Company has been maintaining a healthy dividend payout of 34.2%

Cons

  • The company has delivered a poor sales growth of 2.51% over past five years.
  • Working capital days have increased from 225 days to 475 days

* The pros and cons are machine generated. Pros / cons are based on a checklist to highlight important points. Please exercise caution and do your own analysis.

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Quarterly Results

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2021 Jun 2021 Sep 2021 Dec 2021 Mar 2022 Jun 2022 Sep 2022 Dec 2022 Mar 2023 Jun 2023 Sep 2023 Dec 2023 Mar 2024
803 819 849 1,060 857 1,219 826 887 840 1,349 1,048 923 961
252 372 323 326 293 450 289 303 343 552 321 334 438
Operating Profit 551 447 526 735 564 770 537 584 498 797 728 589 523
OPM % 69% 55% 62% 69% 66% 63% 65% 66% 59% 59% 69% 64% 54%
93 86 69 48 61 104 89 100 91 122 112 140 142
Interest 18 2 25 2 4 2 3 2 2 3 2 2 2
Depreciation 82 38 40 158 70 213 80 114 80 90 219 115 108
Profit before tax 543 492 530 623 550 658 544 569 507 827 619 612 555
Tax % 10% 26% 25% 24% 25% 25% 25% 25% 25% 28% 25% 26% 25%
488 365 396 471 410 494 407 425 380 592 465 454 415
EPS in Rs 12.37 9.27 10.03 11.95 10.41 12.53 10.34 10.78 9.65 15.02 11.79 11.52 10.52
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Profit & Loss

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2013 Mar 2014 Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
1,923 2,224 2,395 2,474 2,646 2,963 3,783 3,520 3,177 3,585 3,772 4,282
514 716 718 1,253 874 959 1,176 1,248 1,111 1,306 1,379 1,644
Operating Profit 1,409 1,508 1,678 1,221 1,772 2,004 2,607 2,272 2,065 2,279 2,393 2,638
OPM % 73% 68% 70% 49% 67% 68% 69% 65% 65% 64% 63% 62%
72 87 99 677 181 165 242 260 306 256 380 515
Interest 5 3 2 2 1 1 2 13 27 33 9 9
Depreciation 442 478 615 497 400 450 663 700 404 306 486 532
Profit before tax 1,035 1,113 1,159 1,399 1,551 1,718 2,185 1,819 1,941 2,195 2,278 2,613
Tax % 32% 33% 32% 34% 34% 34% 34% 24% 21% 25% 25% 26%
712 757 796 922 1,031 1,136 1,434 1,385 1,525 1,642 1,707 1,926
EPS in Rs 18.01 18.98 19.84 23.39 26.14 28.80 36.37 35.15 38.70 41.66 43.30 48.85
Dividend Payout % 53% 50% 57% 66% 38% 35% 21% 71% 13% 33% 35% 35%
Compounded Sales Growth
10 Years: 7%
5 Years: 3%
3 Years: 10%
TTM: 14%
Compounded Profit Growth
10 Years: 10%
5 Years: 7%
3 Years: 10%
TTM: 15%
Stock Price CAGR
10 Years: 6%
5 Years: 8%
3 Years: 11%
1 Year: 71%
Return on Equity
10 Years: 22%
5 Years: 21%
3 Years: 20%
Last Year: 19%

Balance Sheet

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2013 Mar 2014 Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
Equity Capital 197 197 197 197 197 197 197 197 197 197 197 197
Reserves 2,588 2,898 3,151 3,277 3,831 4,491 5,329 5,527 6,857 7,958 9,075 10,339
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 80 95 63 38
446 468 397 285 350 585 670 782 812 648 814 847
Total Liabilities 3,232 3,564 3,745 3,759 4,378 5,273 6,197 6,507 7,946 8,898 10,148 11,421
1,377 1,373 1,179 845 1,225 1,153 1,112 1,145 946 1,791 1,729 1,844
CWIP 3 2 2 1 2 49 13 66 146 244 131 7
Investments 244 472 506 636 1,148 2,147 2,801 2,692 3,504 3,589 5,512 7,061
1,609 1,717 2,058 2,278 2,004 1,923 2,271 2,603 3,351 3,274 2,775 2,508
Total Assets 3,232 3,564 3,745 3,759 4,378 5,273 6,197 6,507 7,946 8,898 10,148 11,421

Cash Flows

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2013 Mar 2014 Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
869 1,195 1,162 1,299 1,296 1,371 1,824 1,656 1,464 1,634 2,096 2,171
-477 -786 -518 -401 -716 -1,294 -1,113 -406 -1,152 -1,026 -1,553 -1,313
-382 -431 -635 -737 -475 -475 -596 -1,222 -249 -603 -631 -697
Net Cash Flow 10 -22 9 160 104 -398 115 27 63 5 -88 161

Ratios

Consolidated Figures in Rs. Crores / View Standalone

Mar 2013 Mar 2014 Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Mar 2017 Mar 2018 Mar 2019 Mar 2020 Mar 2021 Mar 2022 Mar 2023 Mar 2024
Debtor Days 111 103 115 115 107 131 109 142 165 149 143 107
Inventory Days
Days Payable
Cash Conversion Cycle 111 103 115 115 107 131 109 142 165 149 143 107
Working Capital Days 96 84 113 137 89 89 78 102 105 109 90 475
ROCE % 37% 36% 35% 32% 41% 39% 42% 30% 29% 27% 25%

Shareholding Pattern

Numbers in percentages

12 Recently
Jun 2021Sep 2021Dec 2021Mar 2022Jun 2022Sep 2022Dec 2022Mar 2023Jun 2023Sep 2023Dec 2023Mar 2024
75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00% 75.00%
7.73% 8.09% 8.95% 9.21% 9.32% 9.79% 10.44% 10.56% 10.39% 10.57% 9.01% 8.87%
3.63% 3.32% 2.92% 4.18% 4.73% 3.94% 3.79% 3.61% 3.67% 4.47% 6.59% 6.50%
13.64% 13.59% 13.13% 11.61% 10.95% 11.27% 10.77% 10.83% 10.95% 9.96% 9.40% 9.62%
No. of Shareholders 1,12,1531,22,0581,07,4761,13,4781,23,0551,16,2781,16,1431,19,9711,19,04499,89595,3621,00,803

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