QBR.A Stock Overview
Quebecor Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the telecommunications, media, and sports and entertainment businesses in Canada.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||CA$30.34|
|52 Week High||CA$32.72|
|52 Week Low||CA$26.86|
|1 Month Change||1.95%|
|3 Month Change||7.90%|
|1 Year Change||-3.68%|
|3 Year Change||-0.30%|
|5 Year Change||27.35%|
|Change since IPO||1,531.73%|
Recent News & Updates
|QBR.A||CA Media||CA Market|
Return vs Industry: QBR.A exceeded the Canadian Media industry which returned -9.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: QBR.A underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 2.1% over the past year.
|QBR.A Average Weekly Movement||8.0%|
|Media Industry Average Movement||5.5%|
|Market Average Movement||10.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in CA Market||18.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in CA Market||4.2%|
Stable Share Price: QBR.A is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: QBR.A's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Quebecor Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the telecommunications, media, and sports and entertainment businesses in Canada. Its Telecommunications segment offers television distribution, Internet access, wireline and mobile telephony, business solutions, and over-the-top video services; and Helix, a technology platform that provides entertainment and home management with features, including voice remote, ultra-intelligent Wi-Fi, and support for home automation. The company’s Media segment is involved in the operation of over-the-air television network and specialty television services; provides soundstage and equipment rental, and post-production services for the film and television industries; prints, publishes, and distributes daily newspapers; operates news and entertainment digital platforms and a music streaming service; publishes and distributes magazines; produces and distributes audiovisual content; and operates an out-of-home advertising business.
Quebecor Fundamentals Summary
|QBR.A fundamental statistics|
Is QBR.A overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|QBR.A income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||CA$1.89b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.62|
|Net Profit Margin||13.50%|
How did QBR.A perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.0%Current Dividend Yield
Does QBR.A pay a reliable dividends?See QBR.A dividend history and benchmarks
|Quebecor dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Aug 18 2022|
|Dividend Pay Date||Sep 13 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||2 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||24 days|
Does QBR.A pay a reliable dividends?See QBR.A dividend history and benchmarks
Is QBR.A undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 3/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for QBR.A?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is QBR.A's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does QBR.A's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|QBR.A PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
CCA Cogeco Communications
SJR.B Shaw Communications
CJR.B Corus Entertainment
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: QBR.A is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (11.6x) compared to the peer average (10.8x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does QBR.A's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the North American Media Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: QBR.A is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (11.6x) compared to the Canadian Media industry average (9.4x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is QBR.A's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||11.6x|
|Fair PE Ratio||15.4x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: QBR.A is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (11.6x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (15.4x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of QBR.A when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: QBR.A (CA$30.34) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$91.93)
Significantly Below Fair Value: QBR.A is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is less than 20% higher than the current share price.
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How is Quebecor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Future Growth Score2/6
Future Growth Score 2/6
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: QBR.A's forecast earnings growth (5.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: QBR.A's earnings (5.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: QBR.A's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: QBR.A's revenue (1.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (6.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: QBR.A's revenue (1.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: QBR.A's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (33.8%)
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How has Quebecor 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: QBR.A has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: QBR.A's current net profit margins (13.5%) are higher than last year (12.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: QBR.A's earnings have grown by 11.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: QBR.A's earnings growth over the past year (12.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (11.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: QBR.A earnings growth over the past year (12.1%) exceeded the Media industry -7.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst QBR.A's Return on Equity (40.4%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
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How is Quebecor's financial position?
Financial Health Score2/6
Financial Health Score 2/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: QBR.A's short term assets (CA$1.7B) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$2.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: QBR.A's short term assets (CA$1.7B) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$6.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: QBR.A's net debt to equity ratio (440.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: QBR.A's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 601.5% to 441.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: QBR.A's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.2%).
Interest Coverage: QBR.A's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.6x coverage).
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What is Quebecor current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: QBR.A's dividend (3.96%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.86%).
High Dividend: QBR.A's dividend (3.96%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.31%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: QBR.A's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: QBR.A's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (45%), QBR.A's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: QBR.A is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Pierre Peladeau (60 yo)
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CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Pierre's total compensation ($USD1.99M) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD4.63M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Pierre's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: QBR.A's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: QBR.A's board of directors are considered experienced (6.7 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 employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Quebecor Inc.
- Ticker: QBR.A
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1965
- Industry: Cable and Satellite
- Sector: Media
- Implied Market Cap: CA$6.975b
- Shares outstanding: 234.15m
- Website: https://www.quebecor.com
Number of Employees
- Quebecor Inc.
- 612 Saint-Jacques Street
- H3C 4M8
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/18 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/17 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.