Television

Sahara One TV segment reports Rs 3.41 cr operating profit in Q3-2014

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2014/02/08/SaharaOneMedia.jpg?itok=LXEz2tCl

BENGALURU: Sahara One Media and Entertainment Limited (Sahara One) Television segment reported an operating profit of Rs 3.41 crore in Q3-2014, which was 3.49 per cent more than the Rs 3.30 crore in Q3-2013, but (53.17) lower than the Rs 7.29 crore in the immediate trailing quarter. Over the nine month period ended 31 December 2013, the Television segment reported a (29.95) per cent drop in operating profit to Rs 8.17 crore in the corresponding period of last year. 

Sahara One’s Television segment reported operating revenue of Rs 21.29 crore in Q3-2014 which was (54.02) per cent lower than the Rs 46.30 crore in Q3-2013 and (9.27) per cent less than the Rs 23.46 crore in Q2-2014. Television segment reported YTD operating revenue of Rs 73.02 crore which was (33.5) per cent less than the Rs 109.79 crore in the corresponding nine month period of last fiscal. The segment had operating revenue of Rs 135.05 crore in FY 2013. 

Overall the company reported a loss of Rs (3.37) crore in Q3-2014, with unallocated segment eating away Rs (3.30) crore and its motion picture segment Rs (0.02) crore from the operating profit generated by Sahara One’s Television segment.  

Let us look at the other Q3-2014 figures reported by Sahara One 

Sahara One reported a (-55.20) per cent drop in operating revenue in Q3-2014 to Rs 20.41 crore from Rs 45.57 crore in the corresponding quarter of last year and a (9.69) per cent drop in operating revenue as compared to the Rs 24.76 crore in Q2-2014. Over the nine month period ended 31 December, 2013, Sahara One’s operating revenue fell (34.65) per cent to Rs 70.44 crore from Rs 107.78 crore reported in the corresponding period of last year. In FY 2013, the company reported operating income of Rs 132.28 crore. 

Sahara One’s Total income for Q3-2014 at Rs 22.77 crore was (52.02) per cent lower than the Rs 47.46 crore in Q3-2013 and (8.05) per cent lower than the Rs 24.76 crore in Q2-2014. Sahara One’s YTD Total income fell by (32.8) per cent to Rs 47.46 crore from Rs 116.41 crore in the corresponding nine month period of last year. Its Total income for FY 2013 was Rs 142.58 crore. 

Expense in Q3-2014 at Rs 22.67 crore dropped (49.82) per cent from Rs 45.19 crore in Q3-2013 and was 19.41 per cent more than the Rs 18.99 crore in Q2-2014. Sahara One’s YTD Expense at Rs 75.22 crore was (28.69) per cent lower than the Rs 105.49 crore during the corresponding nine month period of last year. 

The major expense head in the case of Sahara One is Purchase of Content. Sahara One’s Content purchase expense for Q3-2014 was down (28.06) per cent to Rs 29.06 crore from Rs 40.40 crore y-o-y and was 39.76 per cent more than the Rs 17.51 crore in Q2-2014. Over the nine month period ended 31 December, 2013, Sahara One paid Rs 68.29 crore towards Content acquisition, which was (27.15) per cent lower than the Rs 93.74 crore in the corresponding period of last year. In FY 2013, Sahara One paid Rs 120.27 crore towards this expense head.

Increase in Inventory by Rs 11.68 crore in Q3-2014 resulted in lower Total expense to that extent. In Q3-2013, Inventory had dropped by Rs 0.65 crore, which resulted in an increase in Total expense in to that extent during that quarter. In Q2-2014, the company reported Inventory Increase of Rs 3.64 crore. Over a nine month period of the current fiscal, Inventory increased by Rs 8.56 crore as compared to the increase of Rs 0.47 crore during the corresponding period of last year. During FY 2013, Sahara One reported Inventory increase of Rs 4.77 crore. 

As mentioned above, the company reported a loss of Rs (3.37) crore in Q3-2014, as compared to a PAT of Rs 1.45 crore in Q3-2013 and a PAT of Rs 4.10 crore in the immediate preceding quarter. Over the nine month period of the current fiscal, the company reported a (72.41) per cent drop in PAT to Rs 1.92 crore from Rs 7.03 crore reported during the corresponding period of last year. The company reported PAT of Rs 5.29 crore in FY 2013.

Click here for the financials

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/20/rahul.jpg?itok=iGneTCnu
Rahul Sarangi - Greymatter Entertainment @ Mip Formats

Mumbai, April 6, 2018: Co-founder & Director, Rahul Sarangi is the First Indian invited to be on the panel of Spot the Talent (Formats) @ MIP Formats – 7th April & 8th April 2018 at the Palais des Festivals et des Congres de Cannes in Cannes, France. Rahul will be a panelist amongst...

Television Production House Fiction
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/20/IPL_11.jpg?itok=gDssEbxF
IPL 11 catapults Star Sports 1 Hindi to second place in across genres

BENGALURU: The eleventh edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 11 began on Saturday, 7 April 2018, the first day of Broadcast Audience Research Council of India (BARC) week 15 of 2018. As has become a norm, the league poaches eyeballs from all other genres in the country on weekdays during...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/20/Zoom_Myntra.jpg?itok=U9XS3_Ej
Zoom partners Myntra, expects 40% top line growth in 2018

MUMBAI: Zoom, the entertainment channel from the Times stable, is bridging the gap between the television and online mediums. In order to maximise its reach using three staple diets of Indians- fashion, Bollywood and entertainment-it has partnered online fashion and lifestyle company, Myntra, to...

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/19/CNBC.jpg?itok=Gkb_kCVL
CNBC Bajar honours reality maestros from Gujarat at 'CNBC Bajar Real Estate Awards 2018'

Ahmedabad, 19th April 2018: India’s leading Hindi news channel - CNBC Bajar hosted Real Estate Awards - Gujarat’s most credible and authoritative awards in the Real Estate industry. The 2018 edition of the awards felicitated builders, architects and contractors across Gujarat, who have carved a...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/19/proma.jpg?itok=zAvzK541
PromaxBDA & India Radio Forum Onboard Moe's Art As 'Communication Partner'

Mumbai & Delhi, 18th April March: PromaxBDA India and India Radio Forum Awards 2018 - the two prestigious platforms that honour excellence in marketing and design, on television and in the radio industry respectively, have partnered with Moe’s Art - a multi-faceted communications firm with...

Television TV Channels Music and Youth
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/19/vishnu.jpg?itok=zU5miVnb
Vishnu Athreya elevated to SVP programming at Cartoon Network

MUMBAI: There’s good news for Vishnu Athreya’s fans amidst Indian animation studios. The man who gave a fillip to domestic animation production, when he ran Indian programming at Cartoon Network (CN), has got a promotion in Atlanta. Athreya has been promoted to senior vice president programming at...

Television TV Channels People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/19/repub.jpg?itok=0ZS0rq6-
Republic TV continues to lead as English news genre ratings drop

BENGALURU: Arnab Goswami-headed Indian English news channel Republic TV has continued an uninterrupted lead of the genre since its launch in May 2017. Republic TV led the genre with 0.553 million weekly impressions in week 15 of 2018 (Saturday, 7 April 2018 to Friday, 13 April 2018) according to...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/19/Zee2.jpg?itok=AZnLOqMt
Zee Anmol leads Hindi GEC (U+R) in BARC week 15

MUMBAI: Zee Anmol emerged as the leader, dethroning Star Bharat in the Hindi GEC (U+R) region according to Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) all India data for week 15 of 2018. Star Plus and Colors swapped their second and third positions this week as compared to the previous week in the...

Television TV Channels Viewership
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/04/19/sonu.jpg?itok=VfwwsPTY
Music Icon Sonu Nigam appoints ITW Playworx as his agency

Mumbai: Music Icon and Superstar Sonu Nigam has given the mandate of handling all his assignments to ITW Playworx. Specialists in the Entertainment, Media & Communication verticals, ITW Playworx, which is a part of ITW Consulting Pvt. Ltd. will adopt a complete 360-degree approach with respect...

Television TV Channels Music and Youth

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories