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Analysis

Overview

Current recommendation
12 month range
Maximum portfolio weighting
Business risk High
Share price risk High

General Information

Fairfax Media Limited
FXJ
http://www.fxj.com.au
Publishing
1,840
2,299

Current Price Data+

Current Price $0.800
Open $0.795
High $0.800
Low $0.785
Last Close $0.800
Volume 4328866
Price Movement - ( No change )
  • +Security prices are delayed by least 20 minutes and are indicative only.

Stock Price

Current Broker Consensus Recommendation

Buy
29 Apr 2016
2

Company Overview

Business Description

Fairfax Media Limited (FXJ) is a multi-platform media group with a range of activities including publishing of news, information and entertainment, advertising sales in newspaper, magazine and online formats, and radio broadcasting.

Financial Summary

Year to Jun NPAT EPS EPS chg (%) PER DPS Yield (%) Franking (%)
2017 F 158.1 6.6 -0.1% 12.1 5.2 6.5% 75.0%
2016 F 158.3 6.6 10.5% 12.0 5.0 6.3% 50.0%
2015 A 144.2 6.0 -9.9% 14.8 4.0 4.5% 75.0%

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) $638M 0.0088 -0.1131 -0.0265 9.1043 10.2649 10.5442 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Fairfax Media (FXJ) $1,828M -0.0938 0.0773 -0.0534 13.0757 12.1374 12.8226 5.03% 5.70% 5.84%
News Corporation (NWS) $974M -0.6938 0.0957 0.2412 29.0688 26.5309 21.3744 0.76% 1.61% 1.62%

Financial Summary

Earnings P/E Ratio P/B Ratio P/E Growth
Company 1.24 12.40 0.98 0.00
Market 1.02 16.20 1.30 1.51
Sector 1.10 12.40 1.54 1.68

Directors

Name Position Start Date
Mr Gregory Colin Hywood Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director 4 Oct 2010
Mr Jack James Cowin Non-Executive Director 19 Jul 2012
Mr Michael Edward Anderson Non-Executive Director 2 Sep 2010
Mrs Linda Bardo Nicholls Non-Executive Director 26 Feb 2010
Mr Patrick Newton James Allaway Non-Executive Director 15 Apr 2016
Ms Sandra Veronica McPhee Non-Executive Director 26 Feb 2010
Mr James Morrison Millar Non-Executive Director 1 Jul 2012
Mr James Todd Sampson Non-Executive Director 29 May 2014
Mr Nicholas Graham Falloon Non-Executive Director, Non-Executive Chairman 1 May 2015

Management

Name Position
David Housego Chief Financial Officer
Gail Iris Hambly Company Secretary

Substantial Shareholders

Holding Name
358,946,063 (15.06%) Morgan Stanley and its subsidiaries
154,618,018 (6.49%) IOOF Holdings Limited
149,340,606 (6.27%) Ausbil Dexia Limited
118,279,205 (4.96%) SAS Trustee Corporation
117,713,482 (4.94%) Dimensional Fund Advisers

Calendar of Events

Date Event
17 February 2017 Report (Interim)
11 August 2016 Report (Prelim)
11 August 2016 Report (Annual)
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