Hindustan Media Ventures Limited Share Price and Company Fundamentals

0.050 (0.097%)
52 week
47.8 - 96.5

Last traded: Yesterday at 9:59 AM

Hindustan Media Ventures Limited engages in the printing and publication of newspapers and periodicals in India. The company's product line includes Hindustan, a daily newspaper that provides news relating to politics, business, entertainment, sports, and other general interests; and LiveHindustan.com, a Hindi news website. It also provides Nandan, a monthly children's magazine that offers traditional and modern stories, poems, interactive columns and facts, and various educative columns; and Kadambini, a monthly socio-cultural magazine, which covers various subjects, including literature, art, culture, health, technology, fashion, travel, beauty, etc. The company was formerly known as Searchlight Publishing House Limited and changed its name to Hindustan Media Ventures Limited in November 2008. The company was incorporated in 1918 and is based in New Delhi, India. Hindustan Media Ventures Limited is a subsidiary of HT Media Limited.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorPublishing / Communication Services
Mailing addressHindustan Times House 2nd Floor 18-20, Kasturba Gandhi Marg New Delhi 110001 India
Phone / Fax91 11 6656 1234 / 91 11 6656 1445


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Hindustan Media Ventures Limited paid ₹0.00 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 11 Sept 2019.The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.HMVL dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

HMVL's forward dividend amount is ₹ and the forward dividend yield is . A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Jul 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Hindustan Media Ventures Limited.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Samudra BhattacharyaChief Exec. Officer49
Mr. Shamit BhartiaMD & Director4231.96M
Mr. Praveen SomeshwarMD & Director5451.36M
Mr. Shashi ShekharEditor-In-Chief60
Ms. Anna AbrahamHead of Investor Relations
Mr. Pumit Kumar ChellaramaniCompany Sec. & Compliance Officer
Mr. Harish NagpalHead of Supply Chain65
Mr. Sandeep RaoChief Strategy Officer
Mr. Rajan BhallaGroup Chief Marketing Officer of HT Media Ltd.
Amit MadaanAssistant VP of Financial Planning & Investor Relations

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Hindustan Media Ventures Limited is and its enterprise value is .

The HMVL's stocks Beta value is 0.97 making it 3% less volatile compared to NSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Hindustan Media Ventures Limited (NSE:HMVL) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Hindustan Media Ventures Limited's Stock Symbol?

Hindustan Media Ventures Limited trades on NSE under the ticker symbol "HMVL".

2. What is Hindustan Media Ventures Limited's stock price today?

One share of HMVL stock can currently be purchased for approximately ₹51.5.

3. How can I contact Hindustan Media Ventures Limited?

Hindustan Media Ventures Limited's mailing address is Hindustan Times House 2nd Floor 18-20, Kasturba Gandhi Marg New Delhi 110001 India. The company can be reached via phone at 91 11 6656 1234.

4. What is Hindustan Media Ventures Limited's official website?

The official website of Hindustan Media Ventures Limited is https://www.hmvl.in.