Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

ZoomerMedia Limited operates as a multimedia company in Canada.

Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and good value.

Share Price & News

How has ZoomerMedia's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ZUM has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




CA Media


CA Market

1 Year Return




CA Media


CA Market

Return vs Industry: ZUM exceeded the Canadian Media industry which returned -13.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ZUM exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -24.5% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day0%10.0%4.5%
30 Day0%-6.5%-20.1%
90 Day14.3%-15.4%-24.9%
1 Year60.0%60.0%-10.6%-13.4%-22.0%-24.5%
3 Year-33.3%-33.3%4.4%-7.7%-14.2%-22.2%
5 Year-38.5%-38.5%10.1%-11.9%-1.9%-16.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is ZoomerMedia's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is ZoomerMedia 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: ZUM (CA$0.04) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$0.41)

Significantly Below Fair Value: ZUM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ZUM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the Media industry average (6.7x).

PE vs Market: ZUM is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the Canadian market (10.3x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: ZUM is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the CA Media industry average (0.7x).

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Future Growth

How is ZoomerMedia 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 ZoomerMedia 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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Past Performance

How has ZoomerMedia performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ZUM has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: ZUM became profitable in the past.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ZUM has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -28.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: ZUM has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: ZUM has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (81.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: ZUM's Return on Equity (7.7%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is ZoomerMedia's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ZUM's short term assets (CA$27.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$13.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: ZUM's short term assets (CA$27.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$24.2M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ZUM is debt free.

Reducing Debt: ZUM has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 66.5%.

Debt Coverage: ZUM has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: ZUM has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: ZUM has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: ZUM's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are -7.6139665184426E+15x debt).

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What is ZoomerMedia's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ZUM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ZUM's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ZUM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ZUM'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 ZUM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.

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


Average management tenure


Moses Znaimer (77yo)





Mr. Moses Znaimer serves as the Chairman of ZoomerMedia Ltd. and has been its Chief Executive Officer and President since December 2007. Mr. Znaimer is also the Founder of ZoomerMedia Ltd. Mr. Znaimer is F ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Moses's total compensation ($USD1.02M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD159.13K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Moses's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Moses Znaimer
Founder12.25yrsCA$1.44m64.83% CA$16.9m
Suzanne Boyd
Editor-in-Chiefno dataCA$308.58kno data
Terence Chan
Chief Financial Officerno datano datano data
Dan Hamilton
Chief Operating Officer0.42yrCA$307.60k0.15% CA$40.0k
Leanne Wright
Senior Vice President of Communicationsno datano datano data
Nancy Dixon
Assistant VP of Finance & Controller22.17yrsno datano data
David Cravit
Vice President of Zoomer Agencyno dataCA$158.75kno data
David Sersta
Vice President of Digital Salesno dataCA$261.06kno data
Tony Greco
Vice President9.67yrsCA$266.47kno data


Average Tenure

Experienced Management: ZUM's management team is seasoned and experienced (11 years average tenure).

Board Members

Moses Znaimer
Founder12.25yrsCA$1.44m64.83% CA$16.9m
Peter Palframan
Independent Director10.67yrsCA$40.54k0.0022% CA$560.9
Chandran Ratnaswami
Independent Director9.42yrsCA$24.40kno data
David Morgenthau
Independent Director12.25yrsCA$22.60kno data
Julia Johnston
Independent Director12.25yrsCA$26.20k0.023% CA$6.0k
Wayne Ingram
Independent Director2.25yrsCA$24.40kno data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: ZUM's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.7 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

ZoomerMedia Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: ZoomerMedia Limited
  • Ticker: ZUM
  • Exchange: TSXV
  • Founded: 2008
  • Industry: Broadcasting
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: CA$26.088m
  • Shares outstanding: 652.21m
  • Website: https://www.zoomermedia.ca


  • ZoomerMedia Limited
  • 70 Jefferson Avenue
  • Toronto
  • Ontario
  • M6K 1Y4
  • Canada


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ZUMTSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADJan 2008
ZUMR.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJan 2008


ZoomerMedia Limited operates as a multimedia company in Canada. The company operates through five segments: Television, Radio, Print, Royalty, and Other. It is involved in the business of television, radio, magazine, Internet, conferences, and trade shows primarily for the 45 plus age group. The company's television properties include Vision TV, a multi-faith specialty television service; ONE: Get Fit, which offers programs on exercise, meditation, yoga, natural health, and living a planet-friendly lifestyle; JoyTV that provides a mix of Christian, multi-cultural, local programming, news, views, and music; and Faith TV, a channel for broadcasting Christian and local programming. It also operates various radio stations, such as CFMZ-FM Toronto and CFMX-FM Cobourg; CFMO-FM Collingwood; CFZM-AM 740 Toronto and CFZM-FM 96.7FM Toronto; and Toronto’s Timeless Hits. In addition, the company publishes Zoomer, a magazine for mature market; and On The Bay Magazine, a quarterly magazine for regional lifestyle. Further, it provides online content services targeting the 45plus age group primarily through EverythingZoomer.com, as well as CARP.ca, VisionTV.ca, ONEtv.ca, ZoomerRadio.ca/am740.ca, and ClassicalFM.ca. Additionally, the company organizes ZoomerShows, an annual consumer shows directed to the Zoomer demographic; and ideaCity, an annual Canadian conference. ZoomerMedia Limited was founded in 2008 and is based in Toronto, Canada. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/03/31 01:45
End of Day Share Price2020/03/27 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/08/31

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.