The New York Times Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides news and information for readers and viewers across various platforms worldwide. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has New York Times's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NYT is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: NYT's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: NYT underperformed the US Media industry which returned 38% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NYT underperformed the US Market which returned 35.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is New York Times's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StThe New York Times Company's (NYSE:NYT) Fundamentals Look Pretty Strong: Could The Market Be Wrong About The Stock?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Selling The New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT) Shares This Year?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StNew York Times (NYSE:NYT) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward
Is New York Times undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: NYT ($43.78) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($60.63)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NYT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NYT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (67.6x) compared to the US Media industry average (14x).
PE vs Market: NYT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (67.6x) compared to the US market (18x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: NYT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NYT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.4x) compared to the US Media industry average (2x).
How is New York Times forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NYT's forecast earnings growth (28.8% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: NYT's earnings (28.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: NYT's revenue (6.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NYT's revenue (6.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: NYT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.7%).
How has New York Times performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NYT has a large one-off loss of $86.7M impacting its March 28 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: NYT's current net profit margins (6.1%) are lower than last year (8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NYT's earnings have grown significantly by 25.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: NYT's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: NYT had negative earnings growth (-24%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (56.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NYT's Return on Equity (8%) is considered low.
How is New York Times's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NYT's short term assets ($786.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($440.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: NYT's short term assets ($786.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($486.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NYT is debt free.
Reducing Debt: NYT has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 53.7%.
Debt Coverage: NYT has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: NYT has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is New York Times's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: NYT's dividend (0.64%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.31%).
High Dividend: NYT's dividend (0.64%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.54%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: NYT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: NYT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NYT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NYT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Meredith Kopit Levien (50 yo)
Ms. Meredith A. Kopit Levien serves as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at New York Times Company since September 8, 2020. Ms. Kopit Levien served as Chief Operating Officer of The New York ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Meredith's total compensation ($USD4.37M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.47M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Meredith's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: NYT's management team is considered experienced (2.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: NYT's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
The New York Times Company's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The New York Times Company
- Ticker: NYT
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1851
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$7.349b
- Shares outstanding: 167.86m
- Website: https://www.nytco.com
Number of Employees
- The New York Times Company
- 620 Eighth Avenue
- New York
- New York
- United States
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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