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Glacier Media

Market Cap

CA$61.1m

Last Updated

2021/06/17 05:16 UTC

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Company Financials

Executive Summary

Glacier Media Inc. operates as an information and marketing solutions company in Canada and the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and fair value.


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Share Price & News

How has Glacier Media's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: GVC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 13% a week.

Volatility Over Time: GVC's weekly volatility has decreased from 18% to 13% over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-8.0%

GVC

-0.3%

CA Media

0.3%

CA Market


1 Year Return

130.0%

GVC

37.8%

CA Media

35.9%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: GVC exceeded the Canadian Media industry which returned 37.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GVC exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 35.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

GVCIndustryMarket
7 Day-8.0%-0.3%0.3%
30 Day1.1%-0.04%2.6%
90 Day2.2%-0.6%5.9%
1 Year130.0%130.0%42.9%37.8%40.4%35.9%
3 Year-42.5%-42.5%46.3%31.5%31.3%18.8%
5 Year-32.4%-32.4%68.7%39.5%61.9%37.5%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Glacier Media's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Glacier Media undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: GVC (CA$0.46) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$31.26)

Significantly Below Fair Value: GVC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GVC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian Media industry average.

PE vs Market: GVC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GVC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GVC is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the CA Media industry average (1.9x).


Future Growth

How is Glacier Media forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

5.9%

Forecasted Media industry annual growth in earnings


In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Glacier Media has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


Past Performance

How has Glacier Media performed over the past 5 years?

68.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GVC is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: GVC is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GVC is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 68% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare GVC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: GVC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (31%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: GVC has a negative Return on Equity (0.37%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Glacier Media's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GVC's short term assets (CA$60.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$46.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: GVC's short term assets (CA$60.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$19.7M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GVC's debt to equity ratio (1.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: GVC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 53.5% to 1.3% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable GVC has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: GVC is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 15.5% per year.


Dividend

What is Glacier Media current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GVC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GVC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GVC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GVC's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: GVC is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of GVC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

4.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jonathon James Kennedy

23.42yrs

Tenure

CA$773,796

Compensation

Mr. Jonathon James Leslie Kennedy has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of GVIC Communications Corp. since March 23, 2006. Mr. Kennedy has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Gla...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jonathon James's total compensation ($USD635.60K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD160.12K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jonathon James's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: GVC's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: GVC's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 21.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: GVC insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Glacier Media Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Glacier Media Inc.
  • Ticker: GVC
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 1988
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: CA$61.068m
  • Shares outstanding: 132.76m
  • Website: https://www.glaciermedia.ca

Number of Employees


Location

  • Glacier Media Inc.
  • 2188 Yukon Street
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V5Y 3P1
  • Canada

Listings


Biography

Glacier Media Inc. operates as an information and marketing solutions company in Canada and the United States. The company operates through three segments: Environmental and Property Information; Commodity...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/06/17 05:16
End of Day Share Price2021/06/15 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.