DQ Entertainment (International) Ltd IPO (DQ Entertainment IPO) Detail

Mar 8, 2010 - Mar 10, 2010

Incorporated in 2007, DQ Entertainment (International) Limited is one of the leading producers of animation, visual effects, game art and entertainment content for the Indian as well as global media and entertainment industry. They are a producer, co-producer and global distributor of TV series, direct-to-home videos and feature films. DQ Entertainment is also creators of game art for online, mobile and next-generation consoles. They have forayed into production and distribution of live action television and feature films.

DQ Entertainment with its Production, Sales, Licensing and Distribution centers in Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata, Manila, Ireland, Paris, Los Angeles and Japan with work force of 3500+(2788 permanent employees and 712 freelancers and trainees).

Company Promoters:

The individual promoters of the Company are:

1. Mr. Tapaas Chakravarti is the Chairman, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer.
2. Ms. Rashmi Chakravarti is the Executive and Non-Independent Director.
3. Mr. Kunchithapadam Balasubramanian is the Non-executive and Independent Director.
4. Mr. Girish Kulkarni is the Non-Executive and Non-Independent Director.

Company Financials:

ParticularsFor the year/period ended (Rs.in Millions)
Total Income1,509.08945.73
Profit After Tax (PAT)161.50 70.09

Objects of the Issue:

The object of the issue are to:

1. Investment in co-production agreements, focusing on IP content creation;
2. Development of office premises and production facilities; development of infrastructure and additional facilities at the SEZ Unit, Kokapet Village, Rangareddy District, Andhra Pradesh;
3. Investment in subsidiary, DQ Entertainment(Ireland) Limited; and
4. General corporate purposes.

DQ Entertainment IPO Details

IPO Opening DateMar 8, 2010
IPO Closing DateMar 10, 2010
Issue TypeBook Built Issue IPO
Face Value₹10 per equity share
IPO Price₹75 to ₹80 per equity share
Market Lot80 Shares
Min Order Quantity80 Shares
Listing AtBSE
Issue Size16,048,011 Eq Shares of ₹10
(aggregating up to ₹128.16 Cr)

DQ Entertainment IPO Lot Size

The DQ Entertainment IPO market lot size is 80 shares. A retail-individual investor can apply for up to 31 lots (2480 shares or ₹198,400).

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DQ Entertainment (International) Ltd IPO Grading / Rating

Fitch has assigned an IPO Grade 3 to DQ Entertainment (International) Ltd IPO. This means as per Fitch, company has 'Average Fundamentals'. Fitch assigns IPO gradings on a scale of 5 to 1, with Grade 5 indicating strong fundamentals and Grade 1 indicating poor fundamentals. Click here to download the Fitch IPO Grading Document for DQ Entertainment Ltd

DQ Entertainment IPO Subscription Status (Bidding Detail)

The DQ Entertainment IPO is subscribed 86.33x times on Mar 10, 2010 18:30. The public issue subscribed 19.45x in the retail category, 93.86x in the QIB category, and 272.88x in the NII category. Check Day by Day Subscription Details (Live Status)

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DQ Entertainment IPO Prospectus

DQ Entertainment IPO Rating

Rating:Rated 3.7 stars

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DQ Entertainment IPO Listing Date

Listing DateMonday, March 29, 2010
BSE Script Code533176
Listing InB Group of Securities
IPO Price₹80 per equity share
Face Value₹10 per equity share

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Company Contact Information

DQ Entertainment (International) Ltd
644, Aurora Colony,
Road Number 3,
Banjara Hills, Hyderabad - 500 034

Phone: + 91 40 2355 3726/27
Email: investors@dqentertainment.com
Website: http://www.dqentertainment.com

DQ Entertainment IPO Registrar

KFintech Private Limited
   KFintech, Tower-B, Plot No 31 & 32,
   Financial District, Nanakramguda, Gachibowli,
   Hyderabad, Telangana India - 500 032.

Phone: 04067162222, 04079611000
Email: dqipo@karvy.com
Website: https://karisma.kfintech.com/

DQ Entertainment IPO FAQs

  1. What is DQ Entertainment IPO?

    DQ Entertainment IPO is a main-board IPO of 16,048,011 equity shares of the face value of ₹10 aggregating up to ₹128.16 Crores. The issue is priced at ₹75 to ₹80 per equity share. The minimum order quantity is 80 Shares.

    The IPO opens on Mar 8, 2010, and closes on Mar 10, 2010.

    KFintech Private Limited is the registrar for the IPO. The shares are proposed to be listed on BSE.

  2. When DQ Entertainment IPO will open?

    The DQ Entertainment IPO opens on Mar 8, 2010 and closes on Mar 10, 2010.

  3. What is the lot size of DQ Entertainment IPO?

    DQ Entertainment IPO lot size is 80 Shares and the minimum order quantity is 80 Shares.

  4. How to apply for DQ Entertainment IPO?

    You can apply in DQ Entertainment IPO online using either UPI or ASBA as payment method. ASBA IPO application is available in the net banking of your bank account. UPI IPO application is offered by brokers who don't offer banking services. Read more detail about apply IPO online through Zerodha, Upstox, 5Paisa, Edelweiss, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and SBI Bank.

  5. When DQ Entertainment IPO allotment?

    The finalization of Basis of Allotment for DQ Entertainment IPO will be done on [.], and the allotted shares will be credited to your demat account by [.]. Check the DQ Entertainment IPO allotment status.

  6. When is DQ Entertainment IPO listing date?

    The DQ Entertainment IPO listing date is on Monday, March 29, 2010.

DQ Entertainment IPO Message Board

Ranked Members  Ranked Members

702. ds |Apr 16, 2010 11:03
one can buy with the target of 200+ in a month

thanks happy investing
701. stockman |Apr 11, 2010 06:31
it will not drift to Rs90.but will bounce before that
700. stockman |Apr 11, 2010 06:29
may slip a bit and then spike upwards after weaker hands exit.
699. Ganesh |Apr 10, 2010 19:41
Many operators are in DQ Entertainment, so I suggest to hold it for smart gains. I feel Rs.140 may be seen in this share.
698. anil |Apr 10, 2010 18:11
exit from DQ entertainment because it will trade below 90 in a week, and make position in persistent for one-two months perspective it will touch 550-650 and fundamantely it is very good script and very low equity in the market ( only 54 Laks shares ) . Hence strong recommednation for persistent only BUY at any level .
697. S mahalingam |Apr 9, 2010 18:55
DQ entertainment is slowly slipping....Will it go below 100?
696. LFC |Apr 9, 2010 06:27
Any Targets for this stock?
695. Rajesh singla |Apr 7, 2010 15:02
Can Anybody Please Explain this?
DQ Ent. At the upper band of Rs80, the market capitalisation post issue for DQE would stand at Rs634cr, which equates to rich valuations - P/E of 20.3x.

But If we seeing Earning which is 16.5 Crores n No. of Shares issued is 1.6 Crores. So E/S comes out to be almost 10. Hence P/E becomes 8...
But all the research companies r making it 20x. Can anyone clarify me on this?
694. milinds |Apr 5, 2010 21:41
wiseowl, perth
i am in market for last 20 years & i agree with your views in toto. keep it up. good information & advice
693. WiseOwl, Perth |Apr 5, 2010 20:23
@681. Ravi, Bangalore
I did not intend any offence. I was expressing my view, that for retail investors, for new listings, trading based on technical analysis does not offer superior returns. Personally, do not intend to act on or against your advice. I’d rather act on value based approach, that may be same or different from your charting.
ACC during HSM bull run was at high PE ratio and high PEG ratio so not a good choice for a fundamentals driven value investor. KK Singh of Rolta is known to enter into transactions favouring his family’s privately held companies over publicly held Rolta, and at highs Rolta or realty companies did not represent value either, and Satyam – the whole balance sheet was cooked so insider trading was the only way to profit! According to principles of value investing one should invest in companies with low PE ratio compared to peers, however in case of high growth companies, the PE tends to be high but the PEG ratio should be below 0.8. The management of the company should be good to work the asset base well so ROA should be > 10% at least and ROE > 10% and EPS should be growing EPSG > 14% [a lot of good fundaments stocks that are going nowhere lack this growth] after this quick check look for a decent market capitalization and good average traded value, check for any negative announcements or adverse news and temper this with a dash of very basic charting like a golden cross over 20EMA, and you have the recipe for a winning portfolio. Review after every reporting season if the fundamentals are still strong, this is like a stop loss; and book profits when price catches up with value. With indices at 2 year highs this is a good time to spring clean your portfolio.
I work for what is called a FII, designing programs for ALGO trading, which relies on super fast computers doing analysis and executing trades in microseconds from premises located close to the stock exchange for lowest possible latency with miniscule transaction costs. These kind of overwhelming advantages cannot be beaten by retail investors trading in newly listed stock, in what is almost a zero sum game. So as a person who knows the workings, I was proposing the value proposition to the retail audience of this group. Too many buy/sell indicators generated will just make your broker, DP and taxman richer, and distract you from concentrating on your business or profession.
692. BJ |Apr 3, 2010 18:34
691 Sreedhar,
There is no such rule from May 1st. The only rule is that QIBs now have to pay 100% amount for subscribing to the IPOs , earlier it was 10%.
691. sreedhar |Apr 2, 2010 21:41
Thank you Natarajan.From May 1 Onwards SEBI rule regarding non disclosure of subscription numbers of FIIs & HNIs will be a great advantage to retail Investor who can discern the quality of the Issue.This will result in low HNI & retail subscription levels even if the quality is good & hence more profit.More allotment more profit even if percentage of listing gains is less.
690. IPO Kumar |Apr 2, 2010 11:33
hai any idea why the grey market is losing ground?
689. K.K.Natarajan |Apr 2, 2010 11:16
Welcome back to the forum. As you have departed the listing of IPOs has lost its sheen! Hope they do revive on your coming back!
688. JAY SHREE KRISHNA |Apr 1, 2010 15:58
687. vishal |Mar 31, 2010 20:41
Dear Sir ,
i applied DQ ENTER. , no allotment . when i got refund , i applied through Sharekhan Online account . when i got it ,

please help me .

thank you
686. Ravi, Bangalore |Mar 31, 2010 11:50
682. K.K.Natarajan

People should understand that technical analysis is not perfect science. There is stop-loss given.

Even value-investing fails many times. Most common problem with value investment is their portfolio underperforms broad-market.

1. I have not given my opinion on DQ Entertainment.
2. There is always stop-loss. If you gain make Rs.15, or loose Rs.6.
685. Saharanpuri |Mar 31, 2010 10:26
684 sreedhar congrats on your excellent call on nmdc where i stayed away.i hv not sold any share of dq n ilfs as i think they are niche stories with good management n hv all the ingredients of core portfolio stocks as huge growth is there in both the sectors.

generally if there is growth in sector n promoters r good i keep holding on n as such i am still holding on to cox n kings,oil,jubilant foodworks,db corp,infinite.similarly i hv been hodling on to tcs n icici bank since 2004 n 05.

whats your take on persistent n inrasoft where i hv applied n also nhpc where i am badly stuck since ipo.

for db corp their foray in bihar jharkhand cud be avery romising move.keep watching

684. sreedhar |Mar 31, 2010 09:54
Friends,do not be despondent about the listing of DQE & ILFS.DQE HNI Oversubscription(270 times) worked against it .I had feared the same & sold all my shares at opening itself as GMP was good as I thought wait & watch policy was necessary,Shares needed to trade above 165(breakeven price of HNI) to give good gains .Once all the selling is soaked DQE will shoot up.I was surprised by poor listing of ILFS.I bought some shares of both today at market opening & thinking of holding the same.NMDC I gained max profit as I enquired with Karvy about allotment & sold shares at hefty gains.
683. sreedhar |Mar 31, 2010 09:16
Hi guys,So how r u all doing.

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