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French (CAC) Media Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 02, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D-3.5%
  • 3M-33.7%
  • 1Y-13.8%
  • YTD-16.3%

Over the last 7 days, the Media industry has dropped 3.5%, driven by a pullback from Publicis Groupe of 1.2%. However, the industry is down 14% over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 04 Dec 2021€43.8b€42.9b€1.9b13.9x
Mon, 01 Nov 2021€44.6b€42.8b€1.9b14.3x
Wed, 29 Sep 2021€43.8b€42.8b€1.9b12.5x
Fri, 27 Aug 2021€31.7b€26.0b€720.8m16.5x
Sat, 03 Jul 2021€30.2b€26.0b€720.8m15x
Tue, 06 Apr 2021€29.2b€25.5b€392.5m17.9x
Fri, 08 Jan 2021€24.1b€25.3b€111.8m13.5x
Thu, 01 Oct 2020€18.8b€26.8b€680.0m11.9x
Sun, 05 Jul 2020€18.1b€28.3b€1.1b11.2x
Wed, 08 Apr 2020€17.4b€29.4b€1.6b10.5x
Tue, 31 Dec 2019€27.3b€30.4b€2.1b14.4x
Fri, 04 Oct 2019€28.4b€29.4b€2.1b12.5x
Mon, 08 Jul 2019€29.5b€28.7b€2.1b20.5x
Sun, 31 Mar 2019€29.4b€28.5b€2.1b16.5x
Wed, 02 Jan 2019€28.9b€28.3b€2.0b15.4x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: €28.9bTotal Earnings: €2.0bTotal Revenue: €28.3b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 14.6x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Media industry have remained mostly flat over the last three years, while revenues for these companies have grown 15% per year.This means that although more sales are being generated, either the cost of doing business or the level of investment back into businesses has increased and as a result, profits have held steady.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the French Media industry?

Cable and Satellite-3.97%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Publishing industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 28.6x. This is likely because analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 90%, which is higher than its past year's earnings growth of 63% per year. Meanwhile, investors are most pessimistic about the Cable and Satellite industry. Although, investor sentiment seems to have improved given its trading above its 3-year average of 9.9x.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Publishing industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 90% over the next 5 years. This is better than it's past earnings growth rate of 63% per year. Meanwhile, the Cable and Satellite industry is expected to see its earnings grow by 2.1% per year over the next few years.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

DEC JCDecaux2.2%+€106.4m11.9%PS2.3x
VIV Vivendi0.7%+€78.7m-54.9%PE10.1x
TFI Télévision Française 1 Société anonyme1.4%+€24.2m26.7%PE14.3x
ALINV Invibes Advertising5.3%+€3.4m177.8%PE63.8x
ALBIZ Obiz Concept SAS13.6%+€3.4mn/aPS1.2x
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