Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. operates as a Spanish-language media and entertainment company in the United States. More Details
Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Spanish Broadcasting System's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SBSA.A is more volatile than 90% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 20% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SBSA.A's weekly volatility has decreased from 50% to 20% over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SBSA.A exceeded the US Media industry which returned 40.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SBSA.A exceeded the US Market which returned 38.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Spanish Broadcasting System's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Spanish Broadcasting System 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: Insufficient data to calculate SBSA.A's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SBSA.A's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SBSA.A is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Media industry average.
PE vs Market: SBSA.A 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 SBSA.A's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SBSA.A is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the US Media industry average (2x).
How is Spanish Broadcasting System forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 Spanish Broadcasting System 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 Spanish Broadcasting System performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SBSA.A is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SBSA.A is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SBSA.A is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 6.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SBSA.A's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SBSA.A is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (25.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SBSA.A has a negative Return on Equity (-171.18%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Spanish Broadcasting System's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SBSA.A's short term assets ($53.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($25.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: SBSA.A's short term assets ($53.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($388.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SBSA.A's debt to equity ratio (2565.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SBSA.A had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: SBSA.A has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: SBSA.A has sufficient cash runway for 1.3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 9% each year.
What is Spanish Broadcasting System current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SBSA.A's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SBSA.A'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 SBSA.A's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SBSA.A'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 SBSA.A'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
Raúl Alarcón (63 yo)
Mr. Raúl Alarcón, Jr., has been Chief Executive Officer at Spanish Broadcasting System Inc. since June 1994 and served as its President since October 1985 until June 2021. Mr. Alarcón is one of the origina...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Raúl's total compensation ($USD3.29M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD532.73K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Raúl's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: SBSA.A's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SBSA.A's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.4 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.1%.
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
- Ticker: SBSA.A
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1983
- Industry: Broadcasting
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$22.581m
- Shares outstanding: 7.79m
- Website: https://www.spanishbroadcasting.com
Number of Employees
- Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc.
- 7007 NW 77th Avenue
- United States
Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. operates as a Spanish-language media and entertainment company in the United States. It operates in two segments, Radio and Television. The company produces and distribute...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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