Hemisphere Media Group, Inc., the Spanish-language media company, operates broadcast and cable television networks, and digital content platforms.
Moderate growth potential with worrying balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Hemisphere Media Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HMTV has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HMTV underperformed the US Media industry which returned -9.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HMTV underperformed the US Market which returned 6.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Hemisphere Media Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StCould The Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HMTV) Ownership Structure Tell Us Something Useful?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StHemisphere Media Group, Inc. Consensus Forecasts Have Become A Little Darker Since Its Latest Report
4 months ago | Simply Wall StDoes Hemisphere Media Group (NASDAQ:HMTV) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?
Is Hemisphere Media Group 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: HMTV ($8.85) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($8.68)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HMTV is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HMTV is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Media industry average.
PE vs Market: HMTV is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HMTV's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HMTV is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Media industry average (1.4x).
How is Hemisphere Media Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HMTV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: HMTV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: HMTV's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HMTV's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HMTV's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if HMTV's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Hemisphere Media Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HMTV is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: HMTV is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HMTV is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -47.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare HMTV's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: HMTV is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (6.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HMTV has a negative Return on Equity (-5.12%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Hemisphere Media Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HMTV's short term assets ($148.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($36.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: HMTV's short term assets ($148.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($230.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HMTV's debt to equity ratio (94%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HMTV's debt to equity ratio has increased from 85% to 94% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HMTV's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (18.2%).
Interest Coverage: HMTV is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Hemisphere Media Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HMTV's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HMTV's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HMTV's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HMTV's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of HMTV's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Alan Sokol (61yo)
Mr. Alan J. Sokol has been the Chief Executive Officer at Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. since April 2013 and has been its President since January 2013. Mr. Sokol served as the President and Chief Executive ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Alan's total compensation ($USD7.88M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Alan's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO, President & Director||7.25yrs||US$7.88m||1.73% $6.1m|
|Chief Financial Officer||7.25yrs||US$3.70m||0.86% $3.0m|
|Executive VP||7.08yrs||US$2.36m||0.19% $662.4k|
|IR Contact||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Client Partnerships||4.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Content Distribution & Production||1.67yrs||no data||no data|
|President & GM of WAPA-TV||2.25yrs||US$751.23k||0.11% $372.0k|
|Controller||1.67yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: HMTV's management team is considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).
|CEO, President & Director||7.25yrs||US$7.88m||1.73% $6.1m|
|Independent Director||7.25yrs||US$150.00k||0.17% $598.3k|
|Vice Chairman of the Board||7.25yrs||US$756.56k||1.57% $5.5m|
|Chairman of the Board||7.25yrs||US$340.01k||41.66% $146.9m|
|Independent Director||7.25yrs||US$145.00k||0.26% $907.4k|
|Independent Director||3.75yrs||US$145.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.17yrs||US$92.99k||0.044% $156.1k|
Experienced Board: HMTV's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Hemisphere Media Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Hemisphere Media Group, Inc.
- Ticker: HMTV
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: 2013
- Industry: Broadcasting
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$352.634m
- Shares outstanding: 39.85m
- Website: https://www.hemispheretv.com
Number of Employees
- Hemisphere Media Group, Inc.
- 4000 Ponce De Leon Boulevard
- Suite 650
- Coral Gables
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HMTV||NasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)||Yes||Class A Common Stock||US||USD||Apr 2013|
Hemisphere Media Group, Inc., the Spanish-language media company, operates broadcast and cable television networks, and digital content platforms. It operates Cinelatino, a cable movie network with approximately 21 million subscribers in the United States, Latin America, and Canada; WAPA, a broadcast television network and television content producer; and WAPA.TV, a news and entertainment Website, as well as distributes WAPA2 Deportes, a sports television network in Puerto Rico. The company also operates WAPA America, a cable television network that serves approximately 4.4 million subscribers in the United States; and Pasiones, a cable television network that offers telenovelas and serialized dramas to approximately 4.4 million subscribers in the United States and approximately 16.0 million subscribers in Latin America. In addition, it operates Centroamerica TV, a cable television network that offers news and entertainment, and soccer programming to approximately 4.3 million subscribers in the United States; and Television Dominicana, a cable television network that provides news and entertainment to approximately 2.3 million subscribers in the United States. Further, the company distributes content to broadcast and cable television networks; and OTT and SVOD platforms in Latin America. Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/14 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/13 00:00|
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