OTCPK:WRIT

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

WRIT Media Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a content creation company worldwide.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has WRIT Media Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: WRIT has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-13.6%

WRIT

-0.6%

US Entertainment

0.6%

US Market


1 Year Return

-41.8%

WRIT

22.6%

US Entertainment

24.6%

US Market

Return vs Industry: WRIT underperformed the US Entertainment industry which returned 21.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WRIT underperformed the US Market which returned 24.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

WRITIndustryMarket
7 Day-13.6%-0.6%0.6%
30 Day-1.4%1.8%3.0%
90 Day-23.7%12.5%10.6%
1 Year-41.8%-41.8%23.5%22.6%27.3%24.6%
3 Year-85.9%-85.9%56.7%51.6%50.5%40.8%
5 Year-98.8%-98.8%102.4%90.1%78.9%59.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is WRIT Media Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is WRIT Media Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether WRIT Media Group is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as WRIT Media Group 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 WRIT’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 WRIT Media Group regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Media industry.

Future Growth

How is WRIT Media Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

10.7%

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 WRIT Media Group 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 WRIT’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 WRIT Media Group's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Media industry.

Past Performance

How has WRIT Media Group performed over the past 5 years?

13.5%

Historical Media annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if WRIT has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: Insufficient data to determine if WRIT's profit margins have improved over the past year.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if WRIT's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare WRIT's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine if WRIT's earnings growth over the past year exceeded the Entertainment industry average.


Return on Equity

High ROE: WRIT has a negative Return on Equity (0%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


Next Steps

Financial Health

How is WRIT Media Group's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse WRIT Media Group'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. WRIT Media Group 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 WRIT’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 WRIT Media Group's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Media industry.

Dividend

What is WRIT Media Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage1.2%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate WRIT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WRIT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of WRIT Media Group's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

6.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Eric Mitchell (52yo)

7.2yrs

Tenure

US$11,500

Compensation

Mr. Eric A. Mitchell has been the Chairman and President of WRIT Media Group, Inc. since November 30, 2012 and serves as its Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller and Treasurer. Mr. ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Eric's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD519.76K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Eric's compensation with company performance.


Management Age and Tenure

6.8yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: WRIT's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.8 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

3.6yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: WRIT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

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: Insufficient data to determine if shareholders have been diluted in the past year.


Management Team

  • Eric Mitchell (52yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 7.2yrs
    • Compensation: US$11.50k
  • Bob Johnston

    Strategic Business Consultant

    • Rebecca Bieker (62yo)

      Secretary

      • Tenure: 6.8yrs
    • Alexander Keselman

      Chief Technology Officer

      • Tenure: 2.4yrs

    Board Members

    • Patrick Arbor (82yo)

      Director

      • Tenure: 2.1yrs
    • Eric Mitchell (52yo)

      Chairman

      • Tenure: 7.2yrs
      • Compensation: US$11.50k
    • Boris Nayflish (49yo)

      Independent Director

      • Tenure: 3.6yrs

    Company Information

    WRIT Media Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


    Key Information

    • Name: WRIT Media Group, Inc.
    • Ticker: WRIT
    • Exchange: OTCPK
    • Founded:
    • Industry: Movies and Entertainment
    • Sector: Media
    • Market Cap: US$834.335k
    • Shares outstanding: 59.60m
    • Website: https://www.writmediagroup.com

    Location

    • WRIT Media Group, Inc.
    • 1980 Festival Plaza Drive
    • Suite 300
    • Las Vegas
    • Nevada
    • 90211
    • United States

    Listings

    TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
    WRITOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDFeb 2011

    Biography

    WRIT Media Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a content creation company worldwide. It produces, acquires, licenses, and distributes music-related content in 3D and ultra-high definition for digital broadcast into digitally-enabled movie theaters, TV, and mobile streaming providers. The company also licenses pre-Windows computer game libraries, as well as adapts and republishes titles under the Amiga, Atari, and MS-DOS brands for smartphones, modern game consoles, PCs, tablets, and other television streaming devices; and publishes related merchandise and characters from the games. In addition, it develops digital currency, Blockchain technology, and digital currency trading software. The company was formerly known as Writers’ Group Film Corp. and changed its name to WRIT Media Group, Inc. in January 2014. WRIT Media Group, Inc. headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada. 


    Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

    All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
    DataLast Updated (UTC time)
    Company Analysis2020/01/24 01:03
    End of Day Share Price2020/01/23 00:00
    Earnings2017/12/31
    Annual Earnings2017/03/31


    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.