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Australian (ASX) Media Industry Analysis

UpdatedMar 04, 2024
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies15
  • 7D-1.5%
  • 3M-5.0%
  • 1Y-12.1%
  • YTD-8.9%

Over the last 7 days, the Media industry has dropped 1.5%, driven by Nine Entertainment Holdings declining 3.2%. However, the industry is down 12% over the past year. Earnings are forecast to grow by 23% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Australian Media Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Mon, 04 Mar 2024AU$5.3bAU$7.7bAU$244.2m24.1x21.6x0.7x
Wed, 31 Jan 2024AU$5.7bAU$7.8bAU$284.8m14.9x20.2x0.7x
Fri, 29 Dec 2023AU$5.8bAU$7.8bAU$284.8m15.2x20.5x0.8x
Sun, 26 Nov 2023AU$5.5bAU$7.8bAU$285.3m15x19.3x0.7x
Tue, 24 Oct 2023AU$5.5bAU$7.8bAU$285.2m13.7x19.2x0.7x
Thu, 21 Sep 2023AU$5.7bAU$7.8bAU$285.3m13.2x19.9x0.7x
Sat, 19 Aug 2023AU$5.8bAU$7.7bAU$363.9m11.8x16x0.8x
Mon, 17 Jul 2023AU$6.0bAU$7.7bAU$217.6m13.5x27.7x0.8x
Wed, 14 Jun 2023AU$5.7bAU$7.7bAU$216.4m13x26.5x0.7x
Fri, 12 May 2023AU$5.8bAU$7.7bAU$218.3m13.5x26.8x0.8x
Sun, 09 Apr 2023AU$6.4bAU$7.7bAU$218.3m14x29.2x0.8x
Tue, 07 Mar 2023AU$6.3bAU$7.7bAU$217.9m14.1x28.8x0.8x
Thu, 02 Feb 2023AU$6.7bAU$7.2bAU$431.6m13.9x15.5x0.9x
Sat, 31 Dec 2022AU$6.0bAU$7.2bAU$431.6m13.3x13.8x0.8x
Mon, 28 Nov 2022AU$6.5bAU$7.2bAU$431.6m14.3x15x0.9x
Wed, 26 Oct 2022AU$6.5bAU$7.2bAU$431.7m13.1x15.2x0.9x
Fri, 23 Sep 2022AU$6.6bAU$7.2bAU$431.6m12.7x15.3x0.9x
Sun, 21 Aug 2022AU$6.7bAU$6.9bAU$498.4m13.7x13.5x1x
Tue, 19 Jul 2022AU$5.9bAU$6.7bAU$567.2m20.1x10.5x0.9x
Thu, 16 Jun 2022AU$5.7bAU$6.7bAU$567.3m20.6x10.1x0.9x
Sat, 14 May 2022AU$8.0bAU$6.9bAU$587.3m23.5x13.7x1.2x
Mon, 11 Apr 2022AU$9.1bAU$6.9bAU$587.3m25.7x15.5x1.3x
Wed, 09 Mar 2022AU$8.7bAU$6.9bAU$557.8m24x15.5x1.3x
Fri, 04 Feb 2022AU$8.9bAU$6.4bAU$546.4m19.6x16.3x1.4x
Sun, 02 Jan 2022AU$9.4bAU$6.4bAU$546.4m21.5x17.1x1.5x
Tue, 30 Nov 2021AU$9.1bAU$6.4bAU$547.1m17.9x16.7x1.4x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021AU$8.7bAU$6.4bAU$547.2m15.2x16x1.4x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021AU$8.2bAU$6.4bAU$547.2m16.5x15.1x1.3x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021AU$8.7bAU$6.4bAU$547.2m11.6x15.9x1.4x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021AU$8.7bAU$6.4bAU$547.2m11.5x15.8x1.4x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021AU$8.5bAU$6.1bAU$4.7m15.2x1800.4x1.4x
Price to Earnings Ratio

1800.4x


Total Market Cap: AU$8.5bTotal Earnings: AU$4.7mTotal Revenue: AU$6.1bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Australian Media Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 171.1x202220232024
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the Australian Media industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 21.6x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 171x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 1.0x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 0.68x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Media industry have grown 272% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 8.2% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the Australian Telecom industry?

AU Market1.34%
Telecom-0.94%
Media-1.49%
Publishing28.57%
Advertising1.96%
Cable and Satellite0%
Broadcasting-3.13%
Industry PE
  • Investors are most optimistic about the Advertising industry which is trading above its 3-year average PE ratio.
    • Analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 28.2%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 15.1% per year.
Forecasted Growth
  • Analysts are most optimistic on the Advertising industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 28% over the next 5 years.
  • This is better than its past earnings growth rate of 15% per year.
  • In contrast, the Broadcasting industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 21% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
IGL IVE GroupAU$2.233.7%
+AU$12.3m
-15.2%PE23x
UNT UnithAU$0.01918.8%
+AU$3.1m
-38.7%PS4.5x
GTN GTNAU$0.483.2%
+AU$3.0m
-9.4%PE24.1x
RLG RooLife GroupAU$0.0142.9%
+AU$2.2m
-33.3%PS0.6x
MXO MotioAU$0.03228.0%
+AU$1.9m
-33.3%PS1.2x
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RLG

AU$0.01

RooLife Group

7D

42.9%

1Y

-33.3%

SXL

AU$0.95

Southern Cross Media Group

7D

-2.6%

1Y

-7.3%

NEC

AU$1.68

Nine Entertainment Holdings

7D

-6.7%

1Y

-12.3%

GTN

AU$0.48

GTN

7D

3.2%

1Y

-9.4%

IGL

AU$2.23

IVE Group

7D

3.7%

1Y

-15.2%

A1N

AU$0.86

ARN Media

7D

-3.9%

1Y

-19.9%

OML

AU$1.77

oOh!media

7D

-2.5%

1Y

9.6%

UNT

AU$0.019

Unith

7D

18.8%

1Y

-38.7%

SWM

AU$0.21

Seven West Media

7D

-6.7%

1Y

-50.6%

EGG

AU$1.57

Enero Group

7D

-1.6%

1Y

-14.9%

PPL

AU$0.026

Pureprofile

7D

-3.7%

1Y

-18.8%

SEG

AU$0.23

Sports Entertainment Group

7D

-2.1%

1Y

0%