Alma Media Oyj operates as a media company in Finland and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€11.76|
|52 Week High||€7.42|
|52 Week Low||€12.70|
|1 Month Change||9.29%|
|3 Month Change||2.62%|
|1 Year Change||49.62%|
|3 Year Change||83.75%|
|5 Year Change||124.00%|
|Change since IPO||96.00%|
Recent News & Updates
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|ALMA||FI Media||FI Market|
Return vs Industry: ALMA exceeded the Finnish Media industry which returned 28.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALMA exceeded the Finnish Market which returned 20.8% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: ALMA is more volatile than 75% of Finnish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ALMA's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Finnish stocks.
About the Company
Alma Media Oyj operates as a media company in Finland and internationally. It operates through Alma Career, Alma Talent, and Alma Consumer segments. The Alma Career segment offers recruitment services through the Monster.fi, Jobs.cz, Prace.cz, CV Online, Profesia.sk, Monster.cz, Tunto, MojPosao.ba, and MojPosao.net.
Alma Media Oyj Fundamentals Summary
|ALMA fundamental statistics|
Is ALMA overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ALMA income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€137.40m|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Feb 16, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.46|
|Net Profit Margin||14.73%|
How did ALMA perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is Alma Media Oyj 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: ALMA (€12.02) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€17.58)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ALMA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALMA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.9x) compared to the Finnish Media industry average (10.4x).
PE vs Market: ALMA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.9x) compared to the Finnish market (25.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ALMA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALMA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.5x) compared to the FI Media industry average (2.3x).
How is Alma Media Oyj 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: ALMA's forecast earnings growth (11.4% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ALMA's earnings (11.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (6.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ALMA's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ALMA's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (3.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ALMA's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ALMA's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (25.1%)
How has Alma Media Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALMA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ALMA's current net profit margins (14.7%) are higher than last year (12.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALMA's earnings have grown by 6.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ALMA's earnings growth over the past year (27.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (6.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ALMA earnings growth over the past year (27.8%) underperformed the Media industry 43.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst ALMA's Return on Equity (25.74%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Alma Media Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALMA's short term assets (€64.1M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€278.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: ALMA's short term assets (€64.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (€63.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALMA's debt to equity ratio (129.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ALMA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 21.5% to 129.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ALMA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (32.8%).
Interest Coverage: ALMA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (27.9x coverage).
What is Alma Media Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ALMA's dividend (2.5%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (1.62%).
High Dividend: ALMA's dividend (2.5%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (3.59%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ALMA's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ALMA's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (64.6%), ALMA's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ALMA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (52.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kai Telanne (57 yo)
Mr. Kai Telanne, M.Sc. (Econ.), has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Alma Media Oyj since April 1, 2005. Mr. Telanne serves as Chairman of the Group Executive Committee of Alma Media Oyj....
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Kai's total compensation ($USD2.17M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD754.04K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Kai's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: ALMA's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ALMA's board of directors are considered experienced (3.6 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.
Alma Media Oyj's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Alma Media Oyj
- Ticker: ALMA
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: €989.484m
- Shares outstanding: 82.32m
- Website: https://www.almamedia.fi
Number of Employees
- Alma Media Oyj
- Alma House
- Alvar Aallon Katu 3 C
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/25 17:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/25 00:00|
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