Alma Media Oyj, a media company, provides digital and publishing services in Finland and internationally. More Details
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Share Price & News
How has Alma Media Oyj's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ALMA has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ALMA underperformed the Finnish Media industry which returned 16.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALMA exceeded the Finnish Market which returned 5.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Alma Media Oyj's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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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 (€7.88) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€12.63)
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 (21.7x) compared to the XE Media industry average (14.9x).
PE vs Market: ALMA is good value based on its PE Ratio (21.7x) compared to the Finnish market (24.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ALMA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALMA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.9x) compared to the FI Media industry average (1.8x).
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 (15.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: ALMA's earnings (15.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (14.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ALMA's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ALMA's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Finnish market (4.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ALMA's revenue (2.9% 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 low in 3 years time (12.5%).
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 (12.8%) are lower than last year (14.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALMA's earnings have grown by 18.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ALMA's earnings growth over the past year (15.9%) is below its 5-year average (18.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ALMA earnings growth over the past year (15.9%) exceeded the Media industry -11.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALMA's Return on Equity (14.1%) is considered low.
How is Alma Media Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALMA's short term assets (€133.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (€62.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: ALMA's short term assets (€133.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (€45.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALMA is debt free.
Reducing Debt: ALMA has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 9.6%.
Debt Coverage: ALMA has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: ALMA has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Alma Media Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ALMA's dividend (5.08%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (1.98%).
High Dividend: ALMA's dividend (5.08%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (4.54%)
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 not increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (110.1%), ALMA's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ALMA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (78.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kai Telanne (56 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 ($USD1.71M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD526.71K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Kai's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & President||15.5yrs||€1.44m||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||7.92yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Secretary||12.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Communications Director||3.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources||7.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Consumer||15.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Editor-in-Chief of News at Yle||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Alma Regions||8.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Editor-in-Chief of Kainuun Sanomat||7.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Editor-In-Chief of Satakunnan Kansa||14.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Editor-in-Chief of Aamuleht||5.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Digital Officer & Senior VP||4.75yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ALMA's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||7.75yrs||€49.00k||no data|
|Vice Chairman||1.58yrs||€57.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||11.58yrs||€45.60k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||€56.50k||no data|
Experienced Board: ALMA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Alma Media Oyj's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Alma Media Oyj
- Ticker: ALMA
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: €648.226m
- Shares outstanding: 82.26m
- Website: https://www.almamedia.fi
Number of Employees
- Alma Media Oyj
- Alma House
- Alvar Aallon katu 3 C
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ALMA||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Registered Shares||FI||EUR||Apr 2005|
|0DJN||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||EUR||Apr 2005|
|ALMAH||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||EUR||Apr 2005|
Alma Media Oyj, a media company, provides digital and publishing services in Finland and internationally. It operates through four reporting segments: Alma Markets, Alma Talent, Alma News & Life, and Alma ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/24 20:50|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/23 00:00|
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