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XLMedia (XLM) Competitors

GBX 9.99
-0.14 (-1.33%)
(As of 07:05 AM ET)

XLM vs. CNCT, QRT, HYNS, QRTR, INM, TNI, INF, PSON, ERM, and FUTR

Should you be buying XLMedia stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of XLMedia include Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) (CNCT), The Quarto Group (QRT), Haynes Publishing Group (HYNS), The Quarto Group (QRTR), Independent News & Media (INM), 1819989 (TNI.L) (TNI), Informa (INF), Pearson (PSON), Euromoney Institutional Investor (ERM), and Future (FUTR). These companies are all part of the "publishing" industry.

XLMedia vs.

Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) (LON:CNCT) and XLMedia (LON:XLM) are both small-cap consumer cyclical companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, risk, media sentiment, profitability, earnings, community ranking, institutional ownership and dividends.

9.3% of XLMedia shares are owned by institutional investors. 34.8% of XLMedia shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
XLMedia
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) has a net margin of 0.00% compared to Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)'s net margin of -9.10%. Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)'s return on equity of 3.05% beat XLMedia's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)N/A N/A N/A
XLMedia -9.10%3.05%2.17%

Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) received 174 more outperform votes than XLMedia when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 75.00% of users gave Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) an outperform vote while only 72.95% of users gave XLMedia an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)Outperform Votes
387
75.00%
Underperform Votes
129
25.00%
XLMediaOutperform Votes
213
72.95%
Underperform Votes
79
27.05%

Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 1 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.9%. XLMedia pays an annual dividend of GBX 6 per share and has a dividend yield of 60.1%. Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) pays out -5.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. XLMedia pays out 60,000.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

XLMedia has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L). Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than XLMedia, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)£1.44B0.04N/A-£18.20-1.41
XLMedia£57.32M0.45£3.28M£0.01999.00

In the previous week, Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) had 1 more articles in the media than XLMedia. MarketBeat recorded 1 mentions for Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) and 0 mentions for XLMedia. XLMedia's average media sentiment score of 0.67 beat Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)'s score of 0.00 indicating that Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Overall Sentiment
Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) Positive
XLMedia Neutral

Summary

XLMedia beats Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L) on 8 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of LON and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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XLM vs. The Competition

MetricXLMediaPublishing IndustryCommunication SectorLON Exchange
Market Cap£25.96M£1.04B£2.49B£1.40B
Dividend Yield22.66%6.94%6.90%11.82%
P/E Ratio999.001,215.25470.211,680.04
Price / Sales0.45161.38120.29269,808.44
Price / Cash2.4321.7515.5632.84
Price / Book0.252.073.982.71
Net Income£3.28M£65.70M£92.14M£165.85M
7 Day Performance-9.18%0.65%-0.32%1.71%
1 Month Performance-13.88%-0.14%-0.46%5.80%
1 Year Performance24.72%9.20%1.15%19.06%

XLMedia Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
CNCT
Smiths News Plc (CNCT.L)
0 of 5 stars
GBX 25.60
+1.6%
N/A+0.0%£63.41M£1.44B-1.414,694News Coverage
Gap Up
QRT
The Quarto Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 140
+12.0%
N/A-18.8%£57.25M£131.15M538.46305Gap Down
HYNS
Haynes Publishing Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 685
flat
N/A+0.0%£41.86M£36.89M47.57251
QRTR
The Quarto Group
0 of 5 stars
GBX 61.50
+7.0%
N/A+0.0%£25.15M£126.28M5.97330Gap Up
High Trading Volume
INM
Independent News & Media
0 of 5 stars
GBX 0.10
+0.5%
N/A+0.0%£1.44M£191M14.86800
TNI
1819989 (TNI.L)
0 of 5 stars
N/AN/AN/A£0.00N/A0.00147,000Gap Up
INF
Informa
1.0738 of 5 stars
GBX 859.40
0.0%
GBX 865.33
+0.7%
+19.8%£11.60B£3.19B2,864.6711,135High Trading Volume
PSON
Pearson
2.2454 of 5 stars
GBX 967.80
0.0%
GBX 1,092.50
+12.9%
+17.3%£6.50B£3.67B1,826.0417,612High Trading Volume
ERM
Euromoney Institutional Investor
0 of 5 stars
GBX 1,460
+0.1%
N/A+0.0%£1.60B£365.16M14,600.002,567News Coverage
High Trading Volume
FUTR
Future
0.1697 of 5 stars
GBX 1,008
-0.4%
GBX 1,037
+2.9%
+41.5%£1.16B£775.70M1,326.322,937Dividend Announcement
Gap Up
High Trading Volume

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This page (LON:XLM) was last updated on 6/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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