Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Co.,Ltd.
Very undervalued with excellent balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 600373 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 600373 underperformed the CN Media industry which returned 33.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 600373 underperformed the CN Market which returned 34.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group 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: 600373 (CN¥12.78) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CN¥28.87)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 600373 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 600373 is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.1x) compared to the CN Media industry average (50.7x).
PE vs Market: 600373 is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.1x) compared to the CN market (43.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 600373 is good value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 600373 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the CN Media industry average (2.2x).
How is Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 600373's forecast earnings growth (11.3% per year) is above the savings rate (3.3%).
Earnings vs Market: 600373's earnings (11.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the CN market (23.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: 600373's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: 600373's revenue (6.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the CN market (17% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 600373's revenue (6.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 600373's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.4%).
How has Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 600373 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 600373's current net profit margins (14.5%) are higher than last year (14.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 600373's earnings have grown by 12.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 600373's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 600373 had negative earnings growth (-4.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (-6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 600373's Return on Equity (11%) is considered low.
How is Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 600373's short term assets (CN¥18.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥9.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: 600373's short term assets (CN¥18.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥2.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 600373's debt to equity ratio (15.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 600373's debt to equity ratio has increased from 7.5% to 15.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 600373's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (114.7%).
Interest Coverage: 600373 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 600373's dividend (3.91%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (0.35%).
High Dividend: 600373's dividend (3.91%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the CN market (1.62%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 600373 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: 600373's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (43.5%), 600373's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: 600373's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (33.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Wei Fu (53 yo)
Mr. Wei Zhong Fu has been an Executive Director of Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group Co., Ltd. (formerly known as Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Co.,Ltd.) since October 23, 2013 and serves ...
|General Manager and Executive Director||no data||CN¥308.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||9.67yrs||CN¥60.00k||no data|
|Director||no data||CN¥17.50k||no data|
|Chairman of the Supervisory Board||no data||no data||no data|
|Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Chairman of the Board of Directors||no data||no data||no data|
|Director||8.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||8.17yrs||CN¥60.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.75yrs||CN¥60.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||9.67yrs||CN¥25.00k||no data|
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Experienced Board: 600373's board of directors are considered experienced (8.2 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.
Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: 600373
- Exchange: XSSC
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: CN¥17.318b
- Shares outstanding: 1.36b
- Website: https://www.600373.com.cn
Number of Employees
- Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Group Co., Ltd.
- Lianfa Square
- 40th Floor
- Jiangxi Province
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|600373||SHSE (Shanghai Stock Exchange)||Yes||Domestic Shares||CN||CNY||Aug 2010|
|600373||XSSC (Shanghai Stock Exchange - Shanghai - Hong Kong Stock Connect)||Yes||Domestic Shares||CN||CNY||Aug 2010|
Chinese Universe Publishing and Media Co.,Ltd. engages in the publishing, printing, and distribution of materials, newspapers, periodicals, and audiovisual publications in China. It also publishes literatu ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/14 20:43|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/14 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.