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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

Chairman
Age: 73
Total Annual Compensation: $17.3M
Chief Executive Officer
Age: 51
Total Annual Compensation: $15.2M
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 Announces Unaudited Standalone and Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended June 30, 2014

Jagran Prakashan Ltd. announced unaudited standalone and consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter on standalone basis, the company reported total income from operations of INR 4,032.16 million against INR 3,847.29 million a year ago. Operating profit was INR 1,058.6 million against INR 1,012.97 million a year ago. Profit from ordinary activities before tax and share in associates profit and share in minority interests were INR 829.75 million against INR 770.56 million a year ago. Net profit was INR 559.92 million against INR 593.35 million a year ago. Earning per basic and diluted share was INR 1.71 against INR 1.78 a year ago. On consolidated basis, the company reported total income from operations of INR 4,301.26 million against INR 4,130.60 million a year ago. Operating profit was INR 1,070.3 million against INR 1,019.24 million a year ago. Profit from ordinary activities before tax and share in associates profit and share in minority interests were INR 825.97 million against INR 755.35 million a year ago. Net profit was INR 550.857 million against INR 551.32 million a year ago. Earning per basic and diluted share was INR 1.77 against INR 1.83 a year ago.

Jagran Prakashan Ltd Announces Director Changes

Jagran Prakashan Limited announced that due to their pre-occupations Mr. Gavin K. O'Reilly, Mr. Rashid Mirza and Mr. Vikram Bakshi, independent directors of the Company, have requested for resignation from the Board of Directors. In the Board meeting of the Company held on 31st July, 2014 all the resignations have been accepted. Further, board has recommended to the shareholders to appoint Ms. Anita Nayyar, Dr. Punita Kumar Sinha, Mr. Jayant Davar and Mr. Ravi Sardana as independent director in the ensuing Annual General Meeting.

Jagran Prakashan Ltd, Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Aug 01, 2014

Jagran Prakashan Ltd, Q1 2015 Earnings Call, Aug 01, 2014

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