Keskisuomalainen Oyj publishes print and online newspapers and magazines in Finland. More Details
Solid track record and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Keskisuomalainen Oyj's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KSLAV is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Finnish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KSLAV's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: KSLAV underperformed the Finnish Media industry which returned 28.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KSLAV underperformed the Finnish Market which returned 18.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Keskisuomalainen Oyj's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StKeskisuomalainen Oyj (HEL:KSLAV) Has Gifted Shareholders With A Fantastic 118% Total Return On Their Investment
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Is Keskisuomalainen Oyj undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: KSLAV (€13.15) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€11.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KSLAV is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KSLAV is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.5x) compared to the XE Media industry average (18.7x).
PE vs Market: KSLAV is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.5x) compared to the Finnish market (27.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KSLAV's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KSLAV is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the FI Media industry average (2.4x).
How is Keskisuomalainen Oyj 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 Keskisuomalainen Oyj 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.
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How has Keskisuomalainen Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KSLAV has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KSLAV's current net profit margins (4%) are higher than last year (3.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KSLAV's earnings have grown by 4.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KSLAV's earnings growth over the past year (19.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (4.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KSLAV earnings growth over the past year (19.8%) exceeded the Media industry -11%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KSLAV's Return on Equity (11.8%) is considered low.
How is Keskisuomalainen Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KSLAV's short term assets (€42.1M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€60.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: KSLAV's short term assets (€42.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€71.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KSLAV's debt to equity ratio (84.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: KSLAV's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 107.5% to 84.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KSLAV's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (27.3%).
Interest Coverage: KSLAV earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Keskisuomalainen Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KSLAV's dividend (5.7%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (1.87%).
High Dividend: KSLAV's dividend (5.7%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (3.95%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KSLAV's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KSLAV's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (88.3%), KSLAV's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Vesa-Pekka Kangaskorpi (57 yo)
Mr. Vesa-Pekka Kangaskorpi has been the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Keskisuomalainen Oyj since 2010. Mr. Kangaskorpi has been Member of Supervisory Board at Ilkka Yhtyma Oyj since 2000. He serv...
|CEO, President||11.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Chairman of the Board||no data||€46.00k||no data|
|Vice Chairman of the Board||no data||€28.00k||no data|
|Director||no data||€26.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: KSLAV's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 13.7 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Keskisuomalainen Oyj's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Keskisuomalainen Oyj
- Ticker: KSLAV
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 1871
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: €132.623m
- Shares outstanding: 10.09m
- Website: https://www.keskisuomalainen.com
Number of Employees
- Keskisuomalainen Oyj
- Aholaidantie 3
- Central Finland
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|KSLAV||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Series A Shares||FI||EUR||Apr 1999|
|KSLAVH||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Series A Shares||GB||EUR||Apr 1999|
|0F1C||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Series A Shares||GB||EUR||Apr 1999|
Keskisuomalainen Oyj publishes print and online newspapers and magazines in Finland. The company also provides printing services for magazines, newspapers, direct mail products, attachments, brochures, pos...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/07 19:26|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/05 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.