GCI Liberty, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides various communication services in the United States.
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Imperfect balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has GCI Liberty's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GLIB.A's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: GLIB.A exceeded the US Telecom industry which returned -4.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GLIB.A exceeded the US Market which returned 15.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is GCI Liberty's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 days ago | Simply Wall StIs GCI Liberty, Inc.'s(NASDAQ:GLIB.A) Recent Stock Performance Tethered To Its Strong Fundamentals?
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDoes GCI Liberty (NASDAQ:GLIB.A) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWe're Not Counting On GCI Liberty (NASDAQ:GLIB.A) To Sustain Its Statutory Profitability
Is GCI Liberty undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate GLIB.A's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate GLIB.A's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GLIB.A is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the US Telecom industry average (13x).
PE vs Market: GLIB.A is good value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the US market (18.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: GLIB.A's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GLIB.A is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Telecom industry average (1.5x).
How is GCI Liberty 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: GLIB.A's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-56.6% per year).
Earnings vs Market: GLIB.A's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-56.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: GLIB.A's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: GLIB.A's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GLIB.A's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.1% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if GLIB.A's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has GCI Liberty performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GLIB.A has a large one-off gain of $917.4M impacting its March 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: GLIB.A became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GLIB.A's earnings have grown by 17.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GLIB.A has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GLIB.A has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (-18.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GLIB.A's Return on Equity (11.2%) is considered low.
How is GCI Liberty's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GLIB.A's short term assets ($710.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($204.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: GLIB.A's short term assets ($710.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($5.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GLIB.A's debt to equity ratio (59.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: GLIB.A's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 156.8% to 59.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GLIB.A's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (2.9%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if GLIB.A's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is GCI Liberty current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GLIB.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 GLIB.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 GLIB.A's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GLIB.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 GLIB.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
Greg Maffei (60 yo)
Mr. Gregory B. Maffei, also known as Greg, served as the Chief Executive Officer of QVC Group from May 12, 2017 to 2018. Mr. Maffei has been Chief Executive Officer, President and a Director of GCI Liberty ...
|CEO, President & Director||2.42yrs||US$3.86m||1.16% |
|Chief Accounting Officer & Principal Financial Officer||1.08yrs||US$84.81k||0.014% |
|Chief Legal Officer||0.92yr||US$614.09k||0.00039% |
|Chief Corporate Development Officer||2.42yrs||US$193.61k||0.051% |
|Senior Advisor||1.08yrs||US$193.61k||0.020% |
|Chief Portfolio Officer & Senior VP Investor Relations||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Assistant VP & Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: GLIB.A's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO, President & Director||2.42yrs||US$3.86m||1.16% |
|Chairman of the Board||2.42yrs||no data||4.37% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$202.69k||0.0028% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$145.01k||0.053% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$197.69k||0.0028% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||US$197.69k||0.0038% |
Experienced Board: GLIB.A's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 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: GLIB.A insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
GCI Liberty, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: GCI Liberty, Inc.
- Ticker: GLIB.A
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Industry: Alternative Carriers
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: US$8.846b
- Shares outstanding: 105.81m
- Website: https://www.gciliberty.com
Number of Employees
- GCI Liberty, Inc.
- 12300 Liberty Boulevard
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GLIB.A||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Class A Shares||US||USD||Mar 2018|
|GLIB.P||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||CUM RED PFD SER A||US||USD||Mar 2018|
|GCI||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Class A Shares||AT||EUR||Mar 2018|
|GC1A||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||CUM RED PFD SER A||DE||EUR||Mar 2018|
|LB3E||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Class A Shares||DE||EUR||Mar 2018|
|GLIB.B||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Class B Shares||US||USD||Apr 2018|
GCI Liberty, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides various communication services in the United States. The company offers data, wireless, video, voice, and managed services to residential custome ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/08 00:23|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/07 00:00|
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.