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Grand Entertainment & Music

Executive Summary

Grand Entertainment & Music Inc., an independent record production company, produces, promotes, markets, and controls the copyrights on music recordings in multiple formats.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Grand Entertainment & Music's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: GMSC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

GMSC

5.8%

US Entertainment

1.3%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

GMSC

21.8%

US Entertainment

6.1%

US Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how GMSC performed against the US Entertainment industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how GMSC performed against the US Market.


Shareholder returns

GMSCIndustryMarket
7 Day0%5.8%1.3%
30 Day0%12.5%-0.3%
90 Dayn/a37.6%16.6%
1 Yearn/a22.6%21.8%8.4%6.1%
3 Year0%0%58.5%54.4%35.8%26.9%
5 Yearn/a70.2%63.2%62.7%44.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Grand Entertainment & Music's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Grand Entertainment & Music undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Grand Entertainment & Music is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Grand Entertainment & Music has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of GMSC’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Grand Entertainment & Music regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Media industry.

Future Growth

How is Grand Entertainment & Music forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

37.9%

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 Grand Entertainment & Music 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of GMSC’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Grand Entertainment & Music's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Media industry.

Past Performance

How has Grand Entertainment & Music performed over the past 5 years?

35.4%

Historical Media annual earnings growth


In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, Grand Entertainment & Music has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have historical data.


Next Steps

  • When a company lacks a financial track record, its management’s track record becomes important. Corporate governance also plays an important role in a young business as board members are seen as highly-experienced leaders to help steer the company into the future. Take a look at Grand Entertainment & Music's' management and board experience and expertise to assess their ability to deliver on their strategic promises.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Grand Entertainment & Music's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore strong past performing companies in the Media industry.

Financial Health

How is Grand Entertainment & Music's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse Grand Entertainment & Music's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Grand Entertainment & Music has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of GMSC’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Grand Entertainment & Music's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Media industry.

Dividend

What is Grand Entertainment & Music current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GMSC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GMSC'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 GMSC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GMSC'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 GMSC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

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

15.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Fred Berlin (62yo)

21.67yrs

Tenure

Mr. Fred Berlin has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Grand Entertainment & Music Inc. since November 1998. Mr. Berlin a co-founder of Grand Entertainment & Music Inc. Mr. Berlin has  ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Fred Berlin
Chief Executive Officer21.67yrsno datano data
Peter Stocola
Chief Financial Officerno datano datano data
Franco DiMarco
Head of Sales Marketing and Head of Promotions Department15.5yrsno datano data
Martha Victor
Head Marketing Agent for Qbanito Spanish albumsno datano datano data
Raul Cuza
Executive Vice President of Gem-latina Music Division14.92yrsno datano data

15.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: GMSC's management team is seasoned and experienced (15.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Fred Berlin
Chief Executive Officer21.67yrsno datano data
Peter Stocola
Chief Financial Officerno datano datano data
Larry Yasgar
Director21.67yrsno datano data
Magda Bererra
Director22.5yrsno datano data

21.7yrs

Average Tenure

59.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: GMSC's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 21.7 years average tenure).


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

Grand Entertainment & Music Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Grand Entertainment & Music Inc.
  • Ticker: GMSC
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1998
  • Industry: Movies and Entertainment
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: US$42.880k
  • Shares outstanding: 428.81m
  • Website: https://www.gmsc-info.com

Location

  • Grand Entertainment & Music Inc.
  • 4862 Mayfair Avenue
  • Montreal
  • Quebec
  • H4V 2E7
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GMSCOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJun 2003

Biography

Grand Entertainment & Music Inc., an independent record production company, produces, promotes, markets, and controls the copyrights on music recordings in multiple formats. The company produces recordings of various artists signed to its own labels, as well as for other independent record companies. The company also writes and produces radio and television commercials, and produces remixes of previously released recorded music. Besides, the company creates and produces various concepts, or themes in the music field for alternatively priced markets. In addition, it operates a recording studio, which comprises equipment for all aspects of recording, mixing, editing, and mastering recordings. The company’s copyright library consists of approximately 5,000 titles covering children's songs, pop, urban, rock, and classical titles. It distributes its products through third party distributors. Grand Entertainment & Music Inc. was formerly known as Future Projects II Corp. and changed its name to Grand Entertainment & Music Inc. in February 2000. The company was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Montreal, Canada. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/11 00:13
End of Day Share Price2020/06/25 00:00
Earnings2001/01/31
Annual Earnings2000/04/30


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.