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New Vision Printing and PublishingUGSE:NVL Stock Report

Market Cap

USh22.7b

7D

0%

1Y

-5.4%

Updated

17 Oct, 2021

Data

Company Financials
NVL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends1/6

NVL Overview

New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Limited engages in multimedia business in Uganda.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for New Vision Printing and Publishing
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUSh297.00
52 Week HighUSh297.00
52 Week LowUSh314.00
Beta0.15
1 Month Change-0.67%
3 Month Change-4.19%
1 Year Change-5.41%
3 Year Change-19.73%
5 Year Change-46.00%
Change since IPO-70.30%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

NVLUG MediaUG Market
7D0%4.2%0.6%
1Y-5.4%2.3%-0.09%

Return vs Industry: NVL underperformed the UG Media industry which returned 2.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: NVL underperformed the UG Market which returned -0.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is NVL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
NVL volatility
NVL Beta0.15
Industry Beta1.05
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: NVL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.

Volatility Over Time: NVL's weekly volatility (1%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1986n/aDon Wanyamahttps://www.visiongroup.co.ug

New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Limited engages in multimedia business in Uganda. The company publishes various newspapers, including The New Vision, Saturday Vision, Sunday Vision, The Kampala Sun, Bukedde, Bukedde ku Ssande, and Bukedde Lwamukaaga. It also operates Websites, which include newvision.co.ug; bukedde.co.ug; kampalasun.co.ug; epapers.visiongroup.co.ug; archives.visiongroup.co.ug; urbantv.co.ug; bukeddetv.co.ug; tvwest.co.ug; radiowest.co.ug; xfm.co.ug; and ugandahistory.newvision.co.ug.

New Vision Printing and Publishing Fundamentals Summary

How do New Vision Printing and Publishing's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
NVL fundamental statistics
Market CapUSh22.72b
Earnings (TTM)-USh307.89m
Revenue (TTM)USh85.20b

0.3x

P/S Ratio

-73.8x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
NVL income statement (TTM)
RevenueUSh85.20b
Cost of RevenueUSh65.40b
Gross ProfitUSh19.80b
ExpensesUSh20.11b
Earnings-USh307.89m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2020

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-4.02
Gross Margin23.24%
Net Profit Margin-0.36%
Debt/Equity Ratio4.7%

How did NVL perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

6.1%

Current Dividend Yield

-447%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is New Vision Printing and Publishing undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.32x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: NVL (UGX297) is trading above our estimate of fair value (UGX104.6)

Significantly Below Fair Value: NVL is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: NVL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the African Media industry average.

PE vs Market: NVL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UG market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate NVL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: NVL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the XF Media industry average (0.6x).


Future Growth

How is New Vision Printing and Publishing forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

14.2%

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 New Vision Printing and Publishing 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.


Past Performance

How has New Vision Printing and Publishing performed over the past 5 years?

-22.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: NVL is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: NVL is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: NVL is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 22.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NVL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: NVL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (-17.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: NVL has a negative Return on Equity (-0.43%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is New Vision Printing and Publishing's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: NVL's short term assets (UGX54.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (UGX21.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: NVL's short term assets (UGX54.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (UGX6.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: NVL's debt to equity ratio (4.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if NVL's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: NVL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (45.8%).

Interest Coverage: NVL earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is New Vision Printing and Publishing current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

6.06%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: NVL's dividend (6.06%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UG market (4.53%).

High Dividend: NVL's dividend (6.06%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UG market (7.92%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: NVL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: NVL's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: NVL 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.


Next Steps

Management

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

3.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Don Wanyama

0.50

Tenure

Mr. Don Wanyama serves as Chief Executive Officer, Director and Managing Director at New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Limited since April 30, 2021. He is a trained teacher, journalist and communi...


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: NVL's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: NVL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Limited
  • Ticker: NVL
  • Exchange: UGSE
  • Founded: 1986
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: USh22.721b
  • Shares outstanding: 76.50m
  • Website: https://www.visiongroup.co.ug

Number of Employees


Location

  • New Vision Printing and Publishing Company Limited
  • Plot 19/21, First Street
  • Industrial Area
  • Kampala
  • Uganda

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/17 16:01
End of Day Share Price2021/10/15 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/06/30


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.