Postmedia Network Canada Corp., through its subsidiary, Postmedia Network Inc., publishes daily and non-daily newspapers in Canada. More Details
Good value with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Postmedia Network Canada's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine PNC.B's volatility over the past 3 months.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine PNC.B's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: PNC.B exceeded the Canadian Media industry which returned 36.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PNC.B exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 38.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Postmedia Network Canada's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StCan Postmedia Network Canada (TSE:PNC.B) Continue To Grow Its Returns On Capital?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Postmedia Network Canada's (TSE:PNC.B) Statutory Earnings Are Arguably Too Conservative
5 months ago | Simply Wall StWill the Promising Trends At Postmedia Network Canada (TSE:PNC.B) Continue?
Is Postmedia Network Canada undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: PNC.B (CA$2.09) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$16.48)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PNC.B is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PNC.B is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.7x) compared to the CA Media industry average (14.5x).
PE vs Market: PNC.B is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.7x) compared to the Canadian market (17.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate PNC.B's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PNC.B has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the CA Media industry average.
How is Postmedia Network Canada forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 Postmedia Network Canada 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.
How has Postmedia Network Canada performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PNC.B has a large one-off gain of CA$44.3M impacting its February 28 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: PNC.B became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PNC.B has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 74.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: PNC.B has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: PNC.B has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (3.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PNC.B's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Postmedia Network Canada's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PNC.B has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: PNC.B has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PNC.B has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: PNC.B's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Debt Coverage: PNC.B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.8%).
Interest Coverage: PNC.B's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1x coverage).
What is Postmedia Network Canada current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PNC.B's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PNC.B'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 PNC.B's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PNC.B's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of PNC.B's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Andrew MacLeod has been President and Chief Executive Officer at Postmedia Network Canada Corp. since October 19, 2017 and January 2019 respectively. He has been a Director of Postmedia Network Canada ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Andrew's total compensation ($USD1.56M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD503.74K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Andrew's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: PNC.B's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: PNC.B's board of directors are considered experienced (3.7 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: PNC.B insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Postmedia Network Canada Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Postmedia Network Canada Corp.
- Ticker: PNC.B
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: CA$195.917m
- Shares outstanding: 93.74m
- Website: https://www.postmedia.com
Number of Employees
- Postmedia Network Canada Corp.
- 365 Bloor Street East
- 12th Floor
- M4W 3L4
Postmedia Network Canada Corp., through its subsidiary, Postmedia Network Inc., publishes daily and non-daily newspapers in Canada. The company is involved in news and information gathering and disseminati...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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