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Overview

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General Information

APN News and Media Limited
APN
http://www.apn.com.au
Publishing
900
1,324

Current Price Data+

Current Price $0.680
Open $0.690
High $0.690
Low $0.665
Last Close $0.675
Volume 1413837
Price Movement $0.01 ( 0.74% )
  • +Security prices are delayed by least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Stock Price

Current Broker Consensus Recommendation

Strong Buy
26 May 2016
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Company Overview

Business Description

APN News and Media Limited (APN) is a media, entertainment and technology company with assets in Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong. The company operates through six segments: NZME Publishing, NZME Radio, GrabOne, Australian Regional Media, Australian Radio Network, and Outdoor.

Financial Summary

Year to Dec NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2017 F 0.0 5.2 3.4% 13.1 2.6 3.8% 0.0%
2016 F 0.0 5.0 -23.2% 13.5 2.8 4.1% 0.0%
2015 A 75.9 6.5 0.8% 10.5 0.0 0.0% 0.0%

Peer Comparison

Company Mkt Cap EPS Growth (%) P/E (%) Dividend Yield (%)
2015 A 2016 F 2017 F 2015 A 2016 F 2017 F 2015 A 2016 F 2017 F
APN (APN) $894M 0.0077 -0.2324 0.0339 10.3211 13.4462 13.0058 0.00% 4.15% 3.85%
Fairfax Media (FXJ) $2,093M -0.0938 0.0493 -0.0611 14.9671 14.2633 15.1920 4.40% 4.95% 5.05%
News Corporation (NWS) $946M -0.6938 0.0017 0.2927 28.8998 28.8510 22.3179 0.76% 1.56% 1.56%

Financial Summary

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 1.55 11.50 1.71 0.00
Market 1.02 16.50 1.32 1.64
Sector 1.13 12.20 1.33 1.85

Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr Albert Edward Harris Non-Executive Deputy Chairman 11 Mar 1992
Sir John Anthony Anderson Non-Executive Director 26 Mar 2015
Mr Peter Damian Cullinane Non-Executive Director 1 Nov 2013
Mr Paul Connolly Non-Executive Director 18 Oct 2012
Ms Christine Holman Non-Executive Director 16 Nov 2015
Ms Anne Luise Templeman-Jones Non-Executive Director 4 Jun 2013
Mr Peter Maxwell Cosgrove Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman 2 Dec 2003

Management

Name Position
Ciaran Davis Chief Executive Officer
Tony Kendall Chief Executive Officer, Australian Radio Network (from 3 December 2015)
Neil Monaghan Chief Executive Officer, Australian Regional Media
Jane Hastings Chief Executive Officer, TRN/NZME
Jeff Howard Chief Financial Officer
Yvette Lamont Company Secretary,Group General Counsel
Yvette Lamont Group General Counsel and Company Secretary

Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
163,036,719 (17.36%) Allan Gray Australia Pty Ltd
154,252,985 (16.42%) News Limited (News Corp Australia)
64,417,085 (6.86%) IOOF Holdings Limited

Calendar of Events

Date Event
23 March 2017 Report (Annual)
23 February 2017 Report (Prelim)
18 August 2016 Report (Interim)
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