Quebecor Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the telecommunications, media, and sports and entertainment businesses in Canada. More Details
Adequate balance sheet average dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Quebecor's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: QBR.A is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: QBR.A's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: QBR.A underperformed the Canadian Media industry which returned 32.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: QBR.A underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 29.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Quebecor's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Quebecor 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: QBR.A (CA$32.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$61.39)
Significantly Below Fair Value: QBR.A is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: QBR.A is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the Canadian Media industry average (10.1x).
PE vs Market: QBR.A is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the Canadian market (13.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: QBR.A is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: QBR.A is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.7x) compared to the CA Media industry average (1.7x).
How is Quebecor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: QBR.A's forecast earnings growth (8.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.5%).
Earnings vs Market: QBR.A's earnings (8.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (13.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: QBR.A's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: QBR.A's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: QBR.A's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if QBR.A's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Quebecor performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: QBR.A has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: QBR.A's current net profit margins (13%) are lower than last year (13.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: QBR.A's earnings have grown significantly by 26.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: QBR.A's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: QBR.A had negative earnings growth (-4.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (23.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst QBR.A's Return on Equity (43.8%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Quebecor's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: QBR.A's short term assets (CA$2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$1.6B).
Long Term Liabilities: QBR.A's short term assets (CA$2.2B) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$7.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: QBR.A's debt to equity ratio (496.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: QBR.A's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 910.8% to 496.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: QBR.A's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (21.2%).
Interest Coverage: QBR.A's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.4x coverage).
What is Quebecor current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: QBR.A's dividend (3.34%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.59%).
High Dividend: QBR.A's dividend (3.34%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (4.57%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: QBR.A's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: QBR.A's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.7%), QBR.A's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Pierre Péladeau (59 yo)
Mr. Pierre Karl Peladeau serves as President and CEO at Videotron Ltd. since June 2021.He has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Quebecor Inc., and Quebecor Media Inc., since February 15, 20...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Pierre's total compensation ($USD830.03K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD3.60M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Pierre's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: QBR.A's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: QBR.A's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Quebecor Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Quebecor Inc.
- Ticker: QBR.A
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1965
- Industry: Cable and Satellite
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: CA$7.995b
- Shares outstanding: 244.17m
- Website: https://www.quebecor.com
Number of Employees
- Quebecor Inc.
- 612 rue Saint-Jacques
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Quebecor Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the telecommunications, media, and sports and entertainment businesses in Canada. Its Telecommunications segment offers television distribution, I...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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