BENGALURU: Sri Adhikari Brothers Television Network Limited (SAB TV) reported higher 43.4 per cent PAT in Q1-2015 at Rs 2.63 crore (13.3 per cent of total income from operations or TIO) as compare to the Rs 1.83 crore (10.5 per cent of TIO) in the corresponding year ago quarter. The company had reported loss of Rs 3.6 crore in the immediate trailing quarter.
Note: 100,00,000 = 100 lakhs = 10 million = 1 crore
SAB reported TIO of Rs 19.81 crore in Q1-2015, which was 13.1 per cent more than the Rs 17.52 crore in Q1-2014 and was 18.6 per cent more than the Rs 16.71 crore in Q4-2014.
Let us look at the other numbers reported by SAB TV for Q1-2015
SAB’s total expenditure was up 10.1 per cent at Rs 16.83 crore (84.9 per cent of TIO) in Q1-2015 as compared to the Rs 15.28 crore (87.2 per cent of TIO) in Q1-2014 and was 5 per cent lower than the Rs 17.72 crore (106.1 per cent of TIO) in Q4-2014.
The company’s production direct expense (prodn exp) is a major part of the expenditure. In Q1-2015, SAB TV’s prodn exp at Rs 13.09 crore (66.1 per cent of TIO) which was 22.5 per cent more than the Rs 10.68 crore (61 per cent of TIO) in Q1-2014 and was 5.4 per cent lower than the Rs 13.83 crore (82.8 per cent of TIO) in Q4-2014.
SAB TV paid 11.1 per cent less towards finance and interest charges in Q1-2015 at Rs 0.38 crore as compared to the Rs 0.42 crore in Q1-2014 and was less than half (47.3 per cent) of the Rs 0.8 crore in Q4-2014.