KSLAV Stock Overview
Keskisuomalainen Oyj engages in publishing, printing, and distributing newspapers and magazines in Finland.
Keskisuomalainen Oyj Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€12.45|
|52 Week High||€18.00|
|52 Week Low||€11.65|
|1 Month Change||-6.39%|
|3 Month Change||-17.00%|
|1 Year Change||-19.68%|
|3 Year Change||31.05%|
|5 Year Change||31.89%|
|Change since IPO||55.63%|
Recent News & Updates
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|KSLAV||FI Media||FI Market|
Return vs Industry: KSLAV underperformed the Finnish Media industry which returned -5.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KSLAV matched the Finnish Market which returned -19.8% over the past year.
|KSLAV Average Weekly Movement||4.2%|
|Media Industry Average Movement||3.9%|
|Market Average Movement||5.3%|
|10% most volatile stocks in FI Market||8.4%|
|10% least volatile stocks in FI Market||3.4%|
Stable Share Price: KSLAV is less volatile than 75% 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.
About the Company
Keskisuomalainen Oyj engages in publishing, printing, and distributing newspapers and magazines in Finland. It offers sale, marketing, and communications services; digital outdoor advertising and content production solutions, as well as media; and research services. The company also engages in the real estate business.
Keskisuomalainen Oyj Fundamentals Summary
|KSLAV fundamental statistics|
Is KSLAV overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|KSLAV income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€154.02m|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.69|
|Net Profit Margin||3.25%|
How did KSLAV perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
5.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is KSLAV undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for KSLAV?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is KSLAV's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does KSLAV's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|KSLAV PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: KSLAV is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (18.2x) compared to the peer average (17.6x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does KSLAV's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Media Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: KSLAV is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (18.2x) compared to the Finnish Media industry average (17.7x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is KSLAV's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||18.2x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KSLAV's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of KSLAV when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: KSLAV (€12.45) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€28.4)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KSLAV is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KSLAV's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
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How is Keskisuomalainen Oyj forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
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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- Take a look at our analysis of KSLAV’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Keskisuomalainen Oyj competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
How has Keskisuomalainen Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score1/6
Past Performance Score 1/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KSLAV has a large one-off loss of €3.1M impacting its December 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: KSLAV's current net profit margins (3.3%) are lower than last year (9.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KSLAV's earnings have grown by 10.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KSLAV's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: KSLAV had negative earnings growth (-66.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (68%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KSLAV's Return on Equity (7.4%) is considered low.
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How is Keskisuomalainen Oyj's financial position?
Financial Health Score3/6
Financial Health Score 3/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KSLAV's short term assets (€42.3M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€58.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: KSLAV's short term assets (€42.3M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€64.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KSLAV's net debt to equity ratio (43.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: KSLAV's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 91.5% to 67% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KSLAV's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (30.8%).
Interest Coverage: KSLAV earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
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What is Keskisuomalainen Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 2/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KSLAV's dividend (5.62%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (2.54%).
High Dividend: KSLAV's dividend (5.62%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (5.07%)
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.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (102.1%), KSLAV's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (49.1%), KSLAV's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Vesa-Pekka Kangaskorpi (58 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...
Experienced Management: KSLAV's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: KSLAV's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.4 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 employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Keskisuomalainen Oyj
- Ticker: KSLAV
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 1871
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Implied Market Cap: €125.164m
- Shares outstanding: 10.05m
- Website: https://www.keskisuomalainen.com
Number of Employees
- Keskisuomalainen Oyj
- Aholaidantie 3
- Central Finland
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/25 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/23 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.