Lingo Media Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and supports a suite of English language learning solutions in the People’s Republic of China. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record.
Share Price & News
How has Lingo Media's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LM is more volatile than 90% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 22% a week.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine LM's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LM exceeded the Canadian Media industry which returned -12.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LM exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -1.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Lingo Media's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Lingo Media 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: LM (CA$0.1) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$2.71)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LM is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.7x) compared to the CA Media industry average (12.5x).
PE vs Market: LM is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.7x) compared to the Canadian market (15x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.9x) compared to the CA Media industry average (1.1x).
How is Lingo Media 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 Lingo Media 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.
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How has Lingo Media performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LM's current net profit margins (44.7%) are higher than last year (4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LM has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -28.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: LM's earnings growth over the past year (1077%) exceeds its 5-year average (-28.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: LM earnings growth over the past year (1077%) exceeded the Media industry 88.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: LM's Return on Equity (52.1%) is considered outstanding.
How is Lingo Media's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LM's short term assets (CA$2.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$463.4K).
Long Term Liabilities: LM's short term assets (CA$2.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$539.7K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LM's debt to equity ratio (2.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: LM's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 35.6% to 2.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (2206.8%).
Interest Coverage: LM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (23.4x coverage).
What is Lingo Media current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LM's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LM's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of LM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Gali Bar-Ziv (48 yo)
Mr. Gali Bar-Ziv has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at Lingo Media Corporation since December 11, 2018. He was the Chief Operating Officer of Lingo Media Corporation from June 2009 to...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gali's total compensation ($USD148.25K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD165.33K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gali's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CFO, Treasurer & Secretary||8.92yrs||CA$74.58k||1.11% |
|Senior Sales Director||4.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: LM's management team is considered experienced (4.2 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||10.17yrs||no data||2.53% |
|Director||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||10.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: LM's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Lingo Media Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Lingo Media Corporation
- Ticker: LM
- Exchange: TSXV
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: CA$3.020m
- Shares outstanding: 35.53m
- Website: https://www.lingomedia.com
- Lingo Media Corporation
- 151 Bloor Street West
- Suite 703
- M5S 1S4
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LMDC.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Sep 2000|
|LM||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Sep 2000|
|LIMA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Sep 2000|
Lingo Media Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, and supports a suite of English language learning solutions in the People’s Republic of China. The company operates in two segmen...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/23 23:53|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/23 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.