GML Stock Overview
Guardian Media Limited, together with its subsidiaries, publishes newspapers.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||TT$3.10|
|52 Week High||TT$3.25|
|52 Week Low||TT$2.64|
|1 Month Change||0%|
|3 Month Change||-1.59%|
|1 Year Change||-4.61%|
|3 Year Change||-77.54%|
|5 Year Change||-83.15%|
|Change since IPO||-38.00%|
Recent News & Updates
|GML||TT Media||TT Market|
Return vs Industry: GML exceeded the TT Media industry which returned -19.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GML underperformed the TT Market which returned 11% over the past year.
|GML Average Weekly Movement||2.0%|
|Media Industry Average Movement||5.9%|
|Market Average Movement||3.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in TT Market||6.1%|
|10% least volatile stocks in TT Market||1.9%|
Stable Share Price: GML is less volatile than 75% of TT stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GML's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Guardian Media Limited, together with its subsidiaries, publishes newspapers. The company operates in two segments, Print and Multi-Media. It publishes the Trinidad Guardian and the Sunday Guardian, as well as provides printing services for other publishers.
Guardian Media Fundamentals Summary
|GML fundamental statistics|
Is GML overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GML income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||TT$0|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.10|
|Net Profit Margin||3.93%|
How did GML perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.3%Current Dividend Yield
Does GML pay a reliable dividends?See GML dividend history and benchmarks
|Guardian Media dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||May 19 2022|
|Dividend Pay Date||Jun 15 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||2 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||29 days|
Does GML pay a reliable dividends?See GML dividend history and benchmarks
Is Guardian Media undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 3/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: GML (TTD3.1) is trading below our estimate of fair value (TTD4.99)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GML is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GML is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.1x) compared to the South American Media industry average (15.9x).
PE vs Market: GML is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.1x) compared to the TT market (16.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GML's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GML is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the XS Media industry average (0.7x).
How is Guardian Media 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 Guardian Media 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.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Guardian Media performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GML has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GML's current net profit margins (3.9%) are lower than last year (4.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GML's earnings have grown by 14.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GML's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GML had negative earnings growth (-11%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (-2.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GML's Return on Equity (1.6%) is considered low.
How is Guardian Media's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GML's short term assets (TTD134.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (TTD30.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: GML's short term assets (TTD134.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (TTD51.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GML is debt free.
Reducing Debt: GML has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GML has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: GML has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Guardian Media current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 1/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GML's dividend (2.26%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the TT market (2.61%).
High Dividend: GML's dividend (2.26%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the TT market (4.43%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GML's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GML's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (67.9%), GML's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (18.4%), GML's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Brandon Khan has been Managing Director of Guardian Media Limited since July 1, 2020 and serves as Director. Mr. Khan served as Deputy Managing Director of Guardian Media Limited and served as its Gene...
Experienced Board: GML's board of directors are considered experienced (6 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.
Guardian Media Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Guardian Media Limited
- Ticker: GML
- Exchange: TTSE
- Founded: 1917
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Implied Market Cap: TT$125.685m
- Shares outstanding: 39.90m
- Website: https://www.guardianmedia.co.tt
- Guardian Media Limited
- 22-24 St. Vincent Street
- Port of Spain
- Trinidad & Tobago
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/16 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/16 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.