Agora S.A., together with its subsidiaries, primarily publishes magazines, periodicals, and books in Poland.
Mediocre balance sheet unattractive dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Agora's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AGO has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AGO underperformed the Polish Media industry which returned 0.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AGO underperformed the Polish Market which returned -3.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Agora's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWould Shareholders Who Purchased Agora's(WSE:AGO) Stock Three Years Be Happy With The Share price Today?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHow Many Agora S.A. (WSE:AGO) Shares Do Institutions Own?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDoes Agora (WSE:AGO) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?
Is Agora undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AGO (PLN7.36) is trading above our estimate of fair value (PLN5.82)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AGO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AGO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the PL Media industry average.
PE vs Market: AGO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Polish market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AGO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AGO is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the PL Media industry average (1.4x).
How is Agora forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AGO is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: AGO is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: AGO is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AGO's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Polish market (3.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AGO's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: AGO is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
How has Agora performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AGO is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AGO is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AGO is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 29.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AGO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AGO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (25.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AGO has a negative Return on Equity (-4.16%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Agora's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AGO's short term assets (PLN314.2M) do not cover its short term liabilities (PLN386.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: AGO's short term assets (PLN314.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (PLN661.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AGO's debt to equity ratio (11.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: AGO's debt to equity ratio has increased from 3.1% to 11.3% 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: Whilst unprofitable AGO has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: AGO is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 24.9% per year.
What is Agora current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AGO's dividend (6.79%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (1.69%).
High Dividend: AGO's dividend (6.79%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (5.94%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: AGO's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AGO's dividend payments have not increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: AGO is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
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 management tenure
Bartosz Hojka (46 yo)
Mr. Bartosz Hojka has been the President of the Management Board at Agora Spólka Akcyjna Since March 12, 2014. Mr. Hojka has been Member of the Management Board and Managing Director at Grupa Radiowa Agory ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bartosz's total compensation ($USD372.67K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Polish market ($USD156.33K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bartosz's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|President of Management Board||6.42yrs||zł1.39m||0.0062% |
|Member of Management Board||7.17yrs||zł574.00k||no data|
|Member of Management Board||2.75yrs||zł935.00k||no data|
|Member of the Management Board||3.42yrs||zł938.00k||no data|
|Member of Management Board||2.75yrs||zł938.00k||no data|
|Chief Accountant||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Technology Division||no data||no data||no data|
|Director of Corporate Communication||no data||no data||no data|
|Deputy Head of Radio Division||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AGO's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
|Member of the Supervisory Board||13.58yrs||zł84.00k||0.000070% |
|Member of Supervisory Board||0.92yr||zł84.00k||1.9% |
|Chairman of Supervisory Board||11.17yrs||zł126.00k||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||7.17yrs||zł84.00k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||1.17yrs||zł52.00k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||2.75yrs||zł84.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: AGO's board of directors are considered experienced (5 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.
Agora S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Agora S.A.
- Ticker: AGO
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: 1989
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: zł342.835m
- Shares outstanding: 46.58m
- Website: https://www.agora.pl
Number of Employees
- Agora S.A.
- 8/10 Czerska Street
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AGO||WSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||PL||PLN||Apr 1999|
|0MNM||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||PLN||Apr 1999|
Agora S.A., together with its subsidiaries, primarily publishes magazines, periodicals, and books in Poland. The company operates in five segments: Movies and Books, Press, Outdoor, Internet, and Radio. It ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/15 03:40|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/14 00:00|
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