Media Prima Berhad operates as a media company in Malaysia and internationally. More Details
Adequate balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Media Prima Berhad's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MEDIA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of MY stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MEDIA's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MEDIA exceeded the MY Media industry which returned -41.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MEDIA underperformed the MY Market which returned 0.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Media Prima Berhad's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
6 days ago | Simply Wall StWhat These Trends Mean At Media Prima Berhad (KLSE:MEDIA)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StMedia Prima Berhad's (KLSE:MEDIA) Shareholders Are Down 87% On Their Shares
3 months ago | Simply Wall StMedia Prima Berhad (KLSE:MEDIA) Has Debt But No Earnings; Should You Worry?
Is Media Prima Berhad 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: MEDIA (MYR0.18) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MYR0.8)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MEDIA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MEDIA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XA Media industry average.
PE vs Market: MEDIA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the MY market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MEDIA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MEDIA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the MY Media industry average (0.5x).
How is Media Prima Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MEDIA is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (3.9%).
Earnings vs Market: MEDIA is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: MEDIA's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MEDIA's revenue (4.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the MY market (7.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MEDIA's revenue (4.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MEDIA is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has Media Prima Berhad performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MEDIA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: MEDIA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MEDIA is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 19.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare MEDIA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: MEDIA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (-8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MEDIA has a negative Return on Equity (-25.69%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Media Prima Berhad's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MEDIA's short term assets (MYR559.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (MYR542.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: MEDIA's short term assets (MYR559.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (MYR287.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MEDIA's debt to equity ratio (25%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MEDIA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 16% to 25% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: MEDIA has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if MEDIA has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Media Prima Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MEDIA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MEDIA's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MEDIA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MEDIA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: MEDIA is not paying a notable dividend for the MY market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MEDIA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the MY market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Iskandar Bin Mahmood (54 yo)
Mr. Iskandar Mizal Bin Mahmood has been Non-Independent Non-Executive Director of Globetronics Technology Bhd('GTB') since 22, December 2004 Mr. Bin Mahmood has been Managing Director / Chief Executive Off...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Iskandar's total compensation ($USD189.48K) is above average for companies of similar size in the MY market ($USD144.65K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Iskandar's compensation with company performance.
|Group MD & Executive Director||0.58yr||RM774.60k||no data|
|Acting Group Chief Financial Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|General Manager of Corporate Finance & Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Group General Manager of Group Corporate Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Head of Information & Communication Technology||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Key Account Management & Media Sales Planning||3.08yrs||RM150.28k||no data|
|Head of Talent Unit & Monkey Bone||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of Primeworks Studios Sdn Bhd||9.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Group GM of Group Secretarial & Group Company Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of Ripple||9.25yrs||no data||no data|
|General Manager of Group Finance Group Treasury & Credit Control||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of Media Prima Digital Sdn Bhd (MPD)||4.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MEDIA's management team is considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).
|Group MD & Executive Director||0.58yr||RM774.60k||no data|
|Executive Director & CEO of Media Prima Omnia||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Independent Non-Executive Director||2.42yrs||RM173.00k||no data|
|Non Independent & Non Executive Director||1.08yrs||RM17.12k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||7yrs||RM193.75k||no data|
|Independent & Non Executive Director||2.42yrs||RM180.32k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1.75yrs||RM176.07k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Group Chairman||1.33yrs||RM242.39k||0.034% |
Experienced Board: MEDIA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 37.5%.
Media Prima Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Media Prima Berhad
- Ticker: MEDIA
- Exchange: KLSE
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Broadcasting
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: RM266.829m
- Shares outstanding: 1.52b
- Website: https://www.mediaprima.com.my
Number of Employees
- Media Prima Berhad
- Balai Berita
- Anjung Riong
- Kuala Lumpur
- Wilayah Persekutuan
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MEDIA||KLSE (Bursa Malaysia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||MY||MYR||Oct 2003|
Media Prima Berhad operates as a media company in Malaysia and internationally. It operates television networks, print media, outdoor media, home shopping, radio networks, digital media, and content creati...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/25 15:28|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/25 00:00|
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