MFEB Stock Overview
MFE-MediaForEurope N.V. primarily operates in the television industry in Italy and Spain.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€0.79|
|52 Week High||€3.23|
|52 Week Low||€0.78|
|1 Month Change||-18.05%|
|3 Month Change||-32.84%|
|1 Year Change||-72.54%|
|3 Year Change||-71.83%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||-72.70%|
Recent News & Updates
|MFEB||AT Media||AT Market|
Return vs Industry: MFEB underperformed the Austrian Media industry which returned -23.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MFEB underperformed the Austrian Market which returned -5.4% over the past year.
|MFEB Average Weekly Movement||7.8%|
|Media Industry Average Movement||5.8%|
|Market Average Movement||5.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in AT Market||8.7%|
|10% least volatile stocks in AT Market||2.6%|
Stable Share Price: MFEB is more volatile than 75% of Austrian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MFEB's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Austrian stocks.
About the Company
MFE-MediaForEurope N.V. primarily operates in the television industry in Italy and Spain. The company engages in the content production and third-party content acquisition; and content distribution in linear and non-linear, and free-to-air and pay-per-view television across various platforms and radio content. It is also involved in the advertising sale for television operations through its concessionaires, and radio broadcasters and websites; and film production and distribution, publishing, licensing and merchandising, and advertising concessions for third-party publishing houses through Digitalia and foreign media through Publieurope.
MFE-MediaForEurope Fundamentals Summary
|MFEB fundamental statistics|
Is MFEB overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|MFEB income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€1.92b|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
May 24, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.16|
|Net Profit Margin||12.99%|
How did MFEB perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
6.3%Current Dividend Yield
Does MFEB pay a reliable dividends?See MFEB dividend history and benchmarks
|MFE-MediaForEurope dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Sep 19 2022|
|Dividend Pay Date||Sep 21 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||124 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||126 days|
Does MFEB pay a reliable dividends?See MFEB dividend history and benchmarks
Is MFE-MediaForEurope undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MFEB (€0.79) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€2.01)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MFEB is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MFEB is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.8x) compared to the European Media industry average (14.8x).
PE vs Market: MFEB is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.8x) compared to the Austrian market (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MFEB's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MFEB is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the XE Media industry average (1.7x).
How is MFE-MediaForEurope forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MFEB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-8.4% per year).
Earnings vs Market: MFEB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-8.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: MFEB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MFEB's revenue (0.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Austrian market (2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MFEB's revenue (0.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MFEB's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.9%).
How has MFE-MediaForEurope performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score5/6
Past Performance Score 5/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MFEB has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MFEB's current net profit margins (13%) are higher than last year (5.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MFEB has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 71.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: MFEB's earnings growth over the past year (168.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (71.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MFEB earnings growth over the past year (168.6%) exceeded the Media industry 68.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MFEB's Return on Equity (14.1%) is considered low.
How is MFE-MediaForEurope's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MFEB's short term assets (€1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (€1.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: MFEB's short term assets (€1.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (€1.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MFEB's net debt to equity ratio (24.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MFEB's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 60.3% to 34% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MFEB's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (90.3%).
Interest Coverage: MFEB earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is MFE-MediaForEurope current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MFEB's dividend (6.31%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Austrian market (1.55%).
High Dividend: MFEB's dividend (6.31%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Austrian market (4.55%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MFEB's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MFEB's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.5%), MFEB's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (23%), MFEB's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dudi Berlusconi (52 yo)
Mr. Pier Silvio Berlusconi, also known as Dudi, serves as the President of Reti Televisive Italiane S.p.A. Mr. Berlusconi has been Chief Executive Officer of Mediaset NV (formerly known as Mediaset SpA) si...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dudi's total compensation ($USD2.08M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Austrian market ($USD1.84M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dudi's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: MFEB's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: MFEB's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 100.6%.
MFE-MediaForEurope N.V.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MFE-MediaForEurope N.V.
- Ticker: MFEB
- Exchange: WBAG
- Founded: 1987
- Industry: Broadcasting
- Sector: Media
- Implied Market Cap: €1.504b
- Shares outstanding: 2.28b
- Website: https://www.mfemediaforeurope.com
Number of Employees
- MFE-MediaForEurope N.V.
- Viale Europa 46
- Cologno Monzese
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/16 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/16 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.