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Media Prima Berhad

Executive Summary

Media Prima Berhad operates as a media company in Malaysia and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet and fair value.


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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.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.8%

MEDIA

-0.3%

MY Media

-1.5%

MY Market


1 Year Return

-37.5%

MEDIA

-41.7%

MY Media

0.6%

MY Market

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.


Shareholder returns

MEDIAIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.8%-0.3%-1.5%
30 Day9.4%8.7%4.8%
90 Day-7.9%0.2%1.7%
1 Year-37.5%-37.5%-38.2%-41.7%3.7%0.6%
3 Year-74.8%-74.8%-67.0%-71.9%-0.6%-12.0%
5 Year-86.3%-87.8%-67.3%-74.7%8.6%-9.5%

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?


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Valuation

Is Media Prima Berhad undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

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).


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Future Growth

How is Media Prima Berhad forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?

60.7%

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.


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Past Performance

How has Media Prima Berhad performed over the past 5 years?

-19.8%

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.


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Financial Health

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.


Balance Sheet


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.


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Dividend

What is Media Prima Berhad current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

628.57%

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.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

4.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Iskandar Bin Mahmood (54 yo)

0.58

Tenure

RM774,600

Compensation

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.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Iskandar Bin Mahmood
Group MD & Executive Director0.58yrRM774.60kno data
Rosli bin Sabarudin
Acting Group Chief Financial Officerno datano datano data
Sharifah Nur binti Syed Tahir
General Manager of Corporate Finance & Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Azlan bin Abdul Aziz
Group General Manager of Group Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Ching Lim
Group Head of Information & Communication Technologyno datano datano data
Chen Fan
Head of Key Account Management & Media Sales Planning3.08yrsRM150.28kno data
Au Yong Yim Jacynta
Head of Talent Unit & Monkey Boneno datano datano data
Ahmad Bin Omar
Chief Executive Officer of Primeworks Studios Sdn Bhd9.67yrsno datano data
Say Tan
Group GM of Group Secretarial & Group Company Secretaryno datano datano data
Seelan Paul
Chief Executive Officer of Ripple9.25yrsno datano data
Abdul Hamid Abdullah
General Manager of Group Finance Group Treasury & Credit Controlno datano datano data
Rafiq Bin Razali
Chief Executive Officer of Media Prima Digital Sdn Bhd (MPD)4.58yrsno datano data

4.6yrs

Average Tenure

48yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: MEDIA's management team is considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Iskandar Bin Mahmood
Group MD & Executive Director0.58yrRM774.60kno data
Michael Chan
Executive Director & CEO of Media Prima Omnia0.83yrno datano data
Zaharaton binti Raja Zainal Abidin
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director2.42yrsRM173.00kno data
Mohamad bin Abdullah
Non Independent & Non Executive Director1.08yrsRM17.12kno data
Lydia Abraham
Independent Non-Executive Director7yrsRM193.75kno data
Rashid bin Mohd Yusof
Independent & Non Executive Director2.42yrsRM180.32kno data
Hisham bin Zainal Mokhtar
Independent Non-Executive Director1.75yrsRM176.07kno data
Syed bin Syed Junid
Independent Non-Executive Group Chairman1.33yrsRM242.39k0.034%
MYR 90.2k

1.5yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: MEDIA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 37.5%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Media Prima Berhad's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • 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


Location

  • Media Prima Berhad
  • Balai Berita
  • Anjung Riong
  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Wilayah Persekutuan
  • 59100
  • Malaysia

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
MEDIAKLSE (Bursa Malaysia)YesOrdinary SharesMYMYROct 2003

Biography

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

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/25 15:28
End of Day Share Price2020/11/25 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.