Quebecor Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the telecommunications, media, and sports and entertainment businesses in Canada. More Details
Established dividend payer with acceptable track record.
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 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: QBR.A exceeded the Canadian Media industry which returned -13.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: QBR.A exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -8.8% over the past year.
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$30.67) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$37.53)
Significantly Below Fair Value: QBR.A is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: QBR.A is poor value based on its PE Ratio (13.1x) compared to the CA Media industry average (12.5x).
PE vs Market: QBR.A is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.1x) compared to the Canadian market (15.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: QBR.A is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (6.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: QBR.A is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.1x) compared to the CA Media industry average (1.3x).
How is Quebecor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: QBR.A's forecast earnings growth (1.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: QBR.A's earnings (1.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (22.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: QBR.A's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: QBR.A's revenue (2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: QBR.A's revenue (2% 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 (35.6%)
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 (14%) are higher than last year (12.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: QBR.A's earnings have grown significantly by 33.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: QBR.A's earnings growth over the past year (11.7%) is below its 5-year average (33.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: QBR.A earnings growth over the past year (11.7%) underperformed the Media industry 83.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst QBR.A's Return on Equity (51.68%) 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$1.1B) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$1.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: QBR.A's short term assets (CA$1.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$7.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: QBR.A's debt to equity ratio (528%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: QBR.A's debt to equity ratio has increased from 519.4% to 528% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: QBR.A's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23.7%).
Interest Coverage: QBR.A's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.5x coverage).
What is Quebecor current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: QBR.A's dividend (2.61%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.72%).
High Dividend: QBR.A's dividend (2.61%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (6.1%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: QBR.A's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: QBR.A's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (26.7%), QBR.A's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: QBR.A's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (36.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Pierre Péladeau (58 yo)
Mr. Pierre Karl Péladeau has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Quebecor Inc., and Quebecor Media Inc., since February 16, 2017. Previously, Mr. Péladeau served as the Chief Executive Office ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Pierre's total compensation ($USD1.99M) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD4.32M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Pierre's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & President||3.58yrs||CA$2.65m||0.83% |
|Chief Financial Officer||1.75yrs||CA$937.11k||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer & Legal Affairs||1.75yrs||CA$1.87m||0.026% |
|President & CEO of Videotron||1.75yrs||CA$2.48m||0.12% |
|President & CEO of TVA Group and Chief Content Officer of Quebecor Content||3yrs||CA$1.49m||no data|
|Vice President of Public Affairs & Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Chairman of Quebecor-Ontario Media Advisory Board||15.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Newspapers||no data||no data||0.00014% |
|Chief Operating Officer of Sports & Entertainment Group||3.17yrs||no data||no data|
|VP & Corporate Controller||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Le SuperClub Vidéotron ltée and President of Music & Retail Group of Quebecor Media Inc||no data||no data||no data|
|CEO & President of Nurun Inc||no data||CA$2.20m||no data|
Experienced Management: QBR.A's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||6.33yrs||CA$562.50k||0.0016% |
|Non-Independent Director||5.25yrs||CA$878.85k||0.00024% |
|Non-Independent Director||6.33yrs||CA$126.10k||0.013% |
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||CA$178.07k||no data|
|Independent Corporate Director||2.42yrs||CA$136.91k||0.00040% |
|Independent Vice Chair of the Board & Lead Director||no data||CA$329.69k||0.0016% |
|Independent Director||4.42yrs||CA$164.14k||no data|
|Independent Corporate Director||1.33yrs||CA$105.83k||no data|
|Independent Director||0.58yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: QBR.A's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 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$7.931b
- Shares outstanding: 249.93m
- Website: https://www.quebecor.com
Number of Employees
- Quebecor Inc.
- 612 rue Saint-Jacques
- H3C 4M8
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|QBR.A||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class A Multiple Voting Shares||CA||CAD||Dec 1972|
|QBCA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Class A Multiple Voting Shares||US||USD||Dec 1972|
|QBR.B||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Class B Subordinate Voting Shares||CA||CAD||Oct 1986|
|QBCR.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Class B Subordinate Voting Shares||US||USD||Oct 1986|
|QB3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Class B Subordinate Voting Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 1986|
Quebecor Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the telecommunications, media, and sports and entertainment businesses in Canada. Its Telecommunications segment offers television distribution, Interne ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/29 00:16|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/28 00:00|
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