Torstar Company Profile (TSE:TS.B)

About Torstar (TSE:TS.B)

Torstar logoTorstar Corporation is a Canada-based media company. The Company operates through there segments: Metroland Media Group (MMG), Star Media Group (SMG) and Digital Ventures. MMG publishes The Hamilton Spectator and the Waterloo Region Record daily newspapers and over 100 weekly community newspapers and has a number of specialty publications, directories, consumer shows, distribution operations and digital properties (including,,, (WagJag) and the regional online sites, such as SMG includes the daily Toronto Star newspaper, Toronto Star Touch and Star Media Group also includes Free Daily News Group Inc. (Metro), which publishes the English-language Metro free daily newspapers in various Canada's largest cities. Digital Ventures includes eyeReturn Marketing Inc. (eyeReturn) and its joint venture interest in Workopolis, as well as it has interest in VerticalScope Holdings Inc.

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  • Symbol: TSE:TS.B
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  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
  • Net Margins: -17.59%
  • Return on Equity: -32.10%
  • Return on Assets: -18.40%
Frequently Asked Questions for Torstar (TSE:TS.B)

What is Torstar's stock symbol?

Torstar trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "TS.B."

Where is Torstar's stock going? Where will Torstar's stock price be in 2017?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Torstar's stock. Their predictions range from C$2.25 to C$2.25. On average, they anticipate Torstar's share price to reach C$2.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Torstar.

Who are some of Torstar's key competitors?

Who are Torstar's key executives?

Torstar's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John A. Honderich, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • John Boynton, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Lorenzo DeMarchi, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Jennifer Barber, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Marie E. Beyette, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Christopher M. Goodridge, Senior Vice-President - Strategy and Digital Ventures
  • D. Todd Smith, Treasurer
  • Phyllis N. Yaffe, Lead Independent Director
  • Daryl Aitken, Independent Director
  • Elaine B. Berger, Independent Director

How do I buy Torstar stock?

Shares of Torstar and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Torstar (TSE TS.B)
Community Ranking:  0.4 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  18 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  208
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Torstar (TSE:TS.B) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$2.25

Analysts' Ratings History for Torstar (TSE:TS.B)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/4/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldC$2.25View Rating Details
5/5/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket PerformC$3.00 -> C$2.50View Rating Details
3/3/2016ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector PerformC$4.00 -> C$3.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformC$5.00 -> C$4.00View Rating Details
7/31/2015CormarkUpgradeMarket Perform -> BuyView Rating Details
7/31/2015CIBCLower Price TargetSector PerformC$7.00 -> C$6.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Torstar (TSE:TS.B)
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Dividend History by Quarter for Torstar (TSE TS.B)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Torstar (TSE:TS.B)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Torstar (TSE:TS.B)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Torstar (TSE:TS.B)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/30/2015Christopher Michael GoodridgeInsiderBuy5,000C$4.47C$22,350.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Torstar (TSE:TS.B)
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Torstar (TS.B) Chart for Sunday, July, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/23/2017 by Staff