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TVA Group TSX:TVA.B Stock Report

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22 May, 2022


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TVA.B fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6

TVA.B Stock Overview

TVA Group Inc. operates a communications company in Canada.

TVA Group Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for TVA Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$3.42
52 Week HighCA$4.00
52 Week LowCA$2.67
1 Month Change-8.31%
3 Month Change0.29%
1 Year Change24.36%
3 Year Change71.00%
5 Year Change-1.44%
Change since IPO-49.02%

Recent News & Updates

Jan 21
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Shareholder Returns

TVA.BCA MediaCA Market

Return vs Industry: TVA.B exceeded the Canadian Media industry which returned -7.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: TVA.B exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 4.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is TVA.B's price volatile compared to industry and market?
TVA.B volatility
TVA.B Average Weekly Movement8.0%
Media Industry Average Movement5.2%
Market Average Movement9.8%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market17.0%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market4.4%

Stable Share Price: TVA.B is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: TVA.B's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19601,330Pierre Peladeau

TVA Group Inc. operates a communications company in Canada. It operates through four segments: Broadcasting, Magazines, Film Production & Audiovisual Services, and Production & Distribution. The company’s Broadcasting segment creates, produces, and broadcasts entertainment, sports, news, and public affairs programming, as well as engages in commercial production; operates a French-language television network; markets digital products associated with various televisual brands; and provides custom publishing and specialty services.

TVA Group Fundamentals Summary

How do TVA Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
TVA.B fundamental statistics
Market CapCA$147.76m
Earnings (TTM)CA$21.94m
Revenue (TTM)CA$626.52m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
TVA.B income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueCA$543.49m
Gross ProfitCA$83.03m
Other ExpensesCA$61.09m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.51
Gross Margin13.25%
Net Profit Margin3.50%
Debt/Equity Ratio7.0%

How did TVA.B perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison


Is TVA Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: TVA.B (CA$3.42) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$3.07)

Significantly Below Fair Value: TVA.B is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: TVA.B is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.7x) compared to the Canadian Media industry average (11.2x).

PE vs Market: TVA.B is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.7x) compared to the Canadian market (11.4x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: TVA.B is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the CA Media industry average (1.3x).

Future Growth

How is TVA Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if TVA.B's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.6%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if TVA.B's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: TVA.B's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-5.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: TVA.B's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-5.3% per year).

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if TVA.B's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time

Past Performance

How has TVA Group performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: TVA.B has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: TVA.B's current net profit margins (3.5%) are lower than last year (5.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: TVA.B has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 63.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: TVA.B's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: TVA.B had negative earnings growth (-23.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (2.4%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: TVA.B's Return on Equity (5.8%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is TVA Group's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: TVA.B's short term assets (CA$339.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$276.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: TVA.B's short term assets (CA$339.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$22.4M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: TVA.B's net debt to equity ratio (6.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: TVA.B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 30.2% to 7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: TVA.B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (93.7%).

Interest Coverage: TVA.B's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (24.8x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is TVA Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TVA.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 TVA.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 TVA.B's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: TVA.B is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as TVA.B has not reported any payouts.

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


Average management tenure


Pierre Peladeau (59 yo)



Mr. Pierre Karl Peladeau serves as Acting as Interim President of TVA Group Inc., since April 14, 2021 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Peladeau serves as Director of Alithya Group Inc. from...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: TVA.B's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: TVA.B's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.1 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

TVA Group Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: TVA Group Inc.
  • Ticker: TVA.B
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 1960
  • Industry: Broadcasting
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: CA$147.763m
  • Shares outstanding: 43.21m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • TVA Group Inc.
  • 1600 de Maisonneuve Boulevard East
  • Montreal
  • Quebec
  • H2L 4P2
  • Canada


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/22 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/20 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.