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Company Overview of Jagran Prakashan Ltd

Company Overview

Jagran Prakashan Limited, a media and communications company, is engaged in the printing and publication of newspapers and magazines in India. It primarily offers Dainik Jagran, a daily newspaper. The company also provides i-next, a bilingual daily for youth; City Plus, a weekly English tabloid; MiD-DAY, an afternoon newspaper; MiD-DAY Gujarati, a Gujarati tabloid; Inquilab, an Urdu newspaper; Nai Dunia, a Hindi daily newspaper; Sakhi, a women’s magazine; and Punjabi Jagran, the Punjabi language daily newspaper. In addition, it offers out of home media solutions; marketing solutions to activations, corporate events, conventions, product launches, meetings, conferences, exhibitions, and conte...

Jagran Building

2, Sarvodaya Nagar

Kanpur,  208005

India

Founded in 1942

Phone:

91 51 2221 6161

Fax:

91 51 2221 6972

Key Executives for Jagran Prakashan Ltd

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 51
Total Annual Compensation: $15.2M
Chairman
Age: 73
Total Annual Compensation: $17.3M
Whole-Time Director
Age: 70
Total Annual Compensation: $13.9M
Whole Time Director and Member of Stakeholders Relationship Committee
Age: 52
Total Annual Compensation: $13.9M
Head of Advertisement & Marketing Department and Whole Time Director
Age: 45
Total Annual Compensation: $13.9M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Jagran Prakashan Ltd Key Developments

Jagran Prakashan Ltd, Board Meeting, Dec 16, 2014

Jagran Prakashan Ltd, Board Meeting, Dec 16, 2014. Agenda: To consider entry of the company into the radio industry via acquisition of Music Broadcast Private Limited (MBPL).

Jagran Prakashan Ltd, Music Broadcast Private Limited - M&A Call

To discuss the contours of Acquisition of Music Broadcast Private Limited

Jagran Prakashan Ltd Reports Unaudited Consolidated and Standalone Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended September 30, 2014

Jagran Prakashan Ltd. reported unaudited consolidated and standalone earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, on consolidated basis, the company reported net sales /income from operations of INR 4,251.939 million against INR 4,023.697 million a year ago. Profit from operations before other income, finance cost, exceptional Items, prior period adjustments, share in associates profits and share of minority Interests was INR 817.166 million against INR 728.253 million a year ago. Profit from ordinary activities before tax and share in associates profit and share in minority Interests was INR 815.088 million against INR 594.599 million a year ago. Net Profit after taxes, minority Interest and share of profit of associates was INR 565.545 million or INR 1.82 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items against INR 455.726 million or INR 1.44 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items a year ago. For the six months, on consolidated basis, the company reported net sales /income from operations of INR 8,553.196 million against INR 6,051.295 million a year ago. Profit from operations before other income, finance cost, exceptional Items, prior period adjustments, share in associates profits and share of minority Interests was INR 1,649.592 million against INR 1,566.661 million a year ago. Profit from ordinary activities before tax and share in associates profit and share in minority Interests was INR 1,632.949 million against INR 1,349.953 million a year ago. Net Profit after taxes, minority Interest and share of profit of associates was INR 1,116.869 million or INR 3.59 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items against INR 1,033.345 million or INR 3.27 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items a year ago. For the quarter, on standalone basis, the company reported net sales /income from operations of INR 3,991.085 million against INR 3,751.937 million a year ago. Profit from operations before other income, finance cost, exceptional Items, prior period adjustments, share in associates profits and share of minority Interests was INR 808.936 million against INR 735.913 million a year ago. Profit from ordinary activities before tax and share in associates profit and share in minority Interests was INR 810.944 million against INR 610.054 million a year ago. Net Profit after taxes, minority Interest and share of profit of associates was INR 559.670 million or INR 1.71 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items against INR 469.726 million or INR 1.41 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items a year ago. For the six months, on standalone basis, the company reported net sales /income from operations of INR 8,023.243 million against INR 7,507.163 million a year ago. Profit from operations before other income, finance cost, exceptional Items, prior period adjustments, share in associates profits and share of minority Interests was INR 1,650.789 million against INR 1,583.323 million a year ago. Profit from ordinary activities before tax and share in associates profit and share in minority Interests was INR 1,640.689 million against INR 1,380.622 million a year ago. Net Profit after taxes, minority Interest and share of profit of associates was INR 1,119.539 million or INR 3.42 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items against INR 1,063.079 million or INR 3.20 per basic and diluted share before and after extraordinary items a year ago.

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Recent Private Companies Transactions

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Date
Target
Merger/Acquisition
December 16, 2014
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