Hindustan Times Unlisted Shares | Latest updates & Share Price
The Hindustan Times Ltd is a leading India media company providing news on entertainment, education, opinion, lifestyle, cricket, and current affairs. The company publishes English-language daily newspaper. The Hindustan Times is published in four editions and 113 sub-editions. They distribute their newspapers through a multi-tiered network of agents and vendors. As per, Audit Bureau of Circulations, it has a circulation of 10,72,699 copies daily as on December, 2019.
The company was incorporated on 08 February 1927 as a public company. The company was founded by Sunder Singh Lyallpuri, founder of Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjab Province creator of Shiromani Akali Dal in Punjab Province. Presently, the company is headed by Rajya Sabha M.P. Shobhana Bhartia.
The print brands of HT group have collected over 5.8 crores visitors as well as its radio broadcasts are tuned in by more than 3.1 crores listeners throughout India.
The company has its registered office located at Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi and also has more than 24 print locations in the states/regions of Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab Bihar and also Delhi NCR with a total printing capability of about 0.78 million duplicates per hour.
- HT education
- Shine Jobs
- HT Estates
- HT Live
- HT Cafe
The Hindustan Times Limited has a holding company, HT media, holding 16,17,54,490 shares (69.50%) as on 31.03.2020.
|Symbol||The Hindustan Times Ltd.|
|Face Value (₹):||10|
|Lot Size:||20 Shares|
The latest financials of Hindustan Times Ltd does not exist, as its last annual general meet (AGM) happened on 25 Sep, 2017. The company last updated its financials on 31 Mar, 2017 as per Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA).
Frequently Asked Questions
The buying and selling of unlisted shares and pre-IPO shares is fully legal and valid.
The procedure to buy the Hindustan Times unlisted shares is fairly simple. Once you have settled on the price and quantity of the transaction, you would have to transfer the funds into the bank account of the seller.
When the funds are transferred and transaction details are shared with the seller, your demat account will be credited with the shares either on the same day of the fund transfer or before the end of the next working day.
In the secondary market, the transactions related to unlisted shares take place with the existing owners of the shares who are generally the employees or existing investors in the company. The company itself is not directly involved.
The Hindustan Times shares will get credited either the same day or before the end of the next working day when you transfer the funds into our bank account.
The minimum lot size varies on the basis of market conditions and demand and supply factors. To know the current lot size for Hindustan Times Ltd unlisted shares, please visit the stock page on our website: www.delistedstocks.in
There are many factors which influence the pricing of unlisted shares. Apart from the supply and demand factors, the latest transactions happened on the same stock, last funding round of the company, and valuation level of companies of the similar size affect the pricing of the unlisted shares.
Before IPO, there is no restriction on sale and transfer of your Hindustan Times unlisted shares.
But once the shares are listed on the stock exchange, for retail investors, there is a minimum lock-in period 6 months after listing on the stock exchange.
Once the selling price and quantity of shares is agreed with us, we will provide you with an UTR number to transfer the shares. Once you have transferred the shares into our company’s demat account, funds will be released into your bank account within 24 hours or before the end of the next working day of the transfer of the shares.
If your holding period is less than 2 years, then such income is treated as business income and liable to get taxed as per tax slab of the investor.
If your holding period is more than 2 years, then your profits would be subject to long-term capital gains tax. The current short-term capital gain tax rate is 20% after indexation.
The trading in unlisted shares is governed by Securities & Contract (Regulation) Act, which comes under the preview of SEBI. The SEBI regulations become applicable when the stocks of the company get listed on the stock exchange. There is a minimum lock-in period of 6 months for pre-IPO investors.
The major risk associated with investing in unlisted stocks is the liquidity risk. The possible exit route for investors is either to sell to another investor or wait till the company gets listed on the stock exchange.
Yes, NRI’s can also buy and sell Hindustan Times unlisted shares just like domestic investors. But their investment is on a non-repatriable basis.