newspaper industry

closed 4/23/2020 via BNC Analysis

Robbie Gibb, William Shawcross, and others, acquired The Jewish Chronicle

synopsis: A consortium including a group of Jewish philanthropists has purchased the world’s oldest Jewish newspaper, the Jewish Chronicle. The consortium is led by Sir Robbie Gibb, ex-head of communications at 10 Downing Street, former chairman of the Charity Commission William Shawcross, former Labour MP John Woodcock, and more.
buyer: Robbie Gibb, William Shawcross, and others
The consortium is led by Sir Robbie Gibb, ex-head of communications at 10 Downing Street, former chairman of the Charity Commission William Shawcross, former Labour MP John Woodcock, broadcasters John Ware and Jonathan Sacerdoti, and Rabbi Jonathan Hughes of Radlett United Synagogue. "
target: The Jewish Chronicle
The Jewish Chronicle (The JC) is a London-based Jewish weekly newspaper. Founded in 1841, it is the oldest continuously published Jewish newspaper in the world.
price ($mm)
$3.13
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announced 6/21/2017 via BNC Analysis

Ogden Newspapers, Inc., will purchase Newspaper and Real Estate Assets from Calkins Media

synopsis: Calkins Media, the small, family-owned company, have agreements to sell its remaining newspaper assets, including the Uniontown Herald-Standard, the Greene County Messenger and SWC Properties. The Herald-Standard, weekly Messenger and SWC Properties real estate company will be purchased by Ogden Newspapers.
buyer: Ogden Newspapers, Inc.
Founded on September 22, 1890 with H. C. Ogden’s launch of the Wheeling News, Ogden Newspapers has since grown to over 40 daily newspapers, along with a number of weeklies and a magazine division – stretching from New York to Hawaii. "
seller: Calkins Media
The Newspaper & Real Estate Assets of the Calkins Media include the Uniontown Herald-Standard, the Greene County Messenger and SWC Properties. The Herald-Standard and the weekly Greene County Messenger are local newspapers in Pennsylvania. SWC Properties, on the other hand, is a real estate company.
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closed 9/19/2019 via BusinessWire

Nexstar Media Group, acquired Tribune Media Company

synopsis: Nexstar Media Group, a leading diversified media company, has completed the acquisition of all outstanding shares of Tribune Media, a company that is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming.
buyer: Nexstar Media Group (NXST:$4,740.34)
Nexstar Media Group is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers & advertisers through its traditional media, digital & mobile media platforms. They own, operate, program or provide sales and other services to 170 television stations. "
target: Tribune Media Company (TRCO:$1,920.00)
Tribune Media Company is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 local TV stations, WGN America, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications & websites.
price ($mm)[EV]
$4,152 [$6,188]
rev ($mm)
$1,920
EBITDA ($mm)
$720
EV / rev
3.2x
EV / EBITDA
8.6x
cancelled 8/9/2018 via BNC Analysis

Sinclair Broadcast Group, cancelled an acquisition of Tribune Media Company

synopsis: Tribune said in a statement that it has terminated its merger agreement with Sinclair. Tribune owns or operates 42 television stations in 33 markets, cable network WGN America, and digital multicast network Antenna TV.
buyer: Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI:$5,943.00)
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all the major networks. "
target: Tribune Media Company (TRCO:$1,920.00)
Tribune Media Company is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 local TV stations, WGN America, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications & websites.
price ($mm)[EV]
$3,860 [$6,554]
rev ($mm)
$1,919
EBITDA ($mm)
$563
EV / rev
3.4x
EV / EBITDA
11.7x
closed 12/20/2007 via Company Press Release

Sam Zell, acquired Tribune Company

synopsis: Tribune Company has completed its going-private transaction by merging with an acquisition subsidiary of the Tribune Employee Stock Ownership Plan. Effective immediately, Sam Zell, who financed the transaction, assumes the roles of chairman of the board and chief executive officer.
buyer: Sam Zell
Sam Zell is an American billionaire real-estate entrepreneur from Chicago. With an estimated net worth of US$4.5 billion, he is ranked as the 52nd richest American by Forbes Magazine. "
target: Tribune Company (TRCO:$1,920.00)
TRIBUNE is one of the country’s top media companies, operating businesses in publishing, interactive and broadcasting. It reaches more than 80 percent of U.S. households and is the only media organization with newspapers, television stations and websites in the nation’s top three markets.
price ($mm)
$12,941
rev ($mm)
$5,463
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,376
EV / rev
2.4x
EV / EBITDA
9.4x
closed 2/7/2020 via BNC Analysis

Digital First Media, acquired Big Fish Works

synopsis: MediaNews Group has acquired the assets of Red Wing Publishing Company, including its print publications, websites, and commercial printing operations. Red Wing Publishing Company's digital marketing agency, Big Fish Works, offers full-service digital marketing solutions for businesses in its core news media markets throughout Minnesota.
buyer parent: Alden Global Capital
buyer: Digital First Media
MediaNews Group is one of the largest media groups in the U.S. The Group serves high-value audiences in their preferred environments and connects advertisers to them through its 800+ multi-platform products, which include web, mobile, tablet, and print. "
target: Big Fish Works
Red Wing Publishing Company is a family-owned company that has established 12 local newspapers, a digital marketing agency, Big Fish Works, and two commercial printing facilities. Big Fish Digital Works offers full-service digital marketing solutions for businesses in its core news media markets.
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closed 5/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Adams Publishing Group LLC, acquired Eau Claire Press Company

synopsis: Adams Publishing Group, LLC announced that it has acquired The Eau Claire Press Company, a fourth-generation and fifth-generation family-owned media company with a daily newspaper, a weekly agricultural newspaper, a shopper product, a commercial printing division, digital and marketing services in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
buyer: Adams Publishing Group LLC
Adams Publishing Group understands the need for local news in vibrant communities. Their 63 community newspapers, their 18 advertising shoppers, 20 specialty publications and 81 associated websites provide an important communication tool for citizens and businesses in these local communities. "
target: Eau Claire Press Company
A family-owned company in business since 1881, the Eau Claire Press Company is a leading publisher in both web press and sheetfed production. They are home to the Leader Telegram daily and Country Today weekly newspapers, in addition to their commercial printing devision, Leader Printing.
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announced 5/27/2020 via PR Newswire

Nordstar Capital, will acquire Torstar Corporation

synopsis: NordStar, a holding company controlled by Jordan Bitove and Paul Rivett, is to acquire Torstar Corporation, a Canadian media conglomerate that is primarily a publisher of daily and community newspapers, including its flagship and namesake, the Toronto Star. Upon completion of the transaction, Torstar will be taken private.
buyer: Nordstar Capital
NordStar is a holding company controlled by Jordan Bitove and Paul Rivett and is wholly-owned by the Bitove and Rivett families. John Bitove is a noted Canadian businessman and sportsman and founder of the Toronto Raptors of the NBA. Paul Rivett is the former President at Fairfax Financial Holdings."
target: Torstar Corporation (TSX:TS.B:$337.21)
Torstar Corporation is a Canadian media conglomerate. The company is primarily a publisher of daily and community newspapers, including its flagship and namesake, the Toronto Star.
price ($mm)[EV]
$39 [$0]
rev ($mm)
$330
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/5/2011 via BNC Analysis

A-Pressen ASA, will acquire Edda Media AS

synopsis: Norwegian media group A-Pressen says it plans to buy Edda Media from the European publishing company Mecom. Edda Media AS is a Norwegian media group that owns a number of Norwegian newspapers, television channels, radio channels and websites.
buyer: A-Pressen ASA
A-pressen ASA operates as a media company in Norway and Russia. The company collects, facilitates, produces, and distributes information. Its activities include newspapers, printing, television (TV), and electronic media operations. "
target parent: Mecom Group PLC
target: Edda Media AS
Edda Media AS is a Norwegian media group that owns a number of Norwegian newspapers, television channels, radio channels and websites. It offers advertisements, inserts, and supplements on the Internet, radio, television, direct marketing radio, & internet services.
price ($mm)
$267
rev ($mm)
$348
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Gray Television, Inc., will acquire Quincy Media

synopsis: Quincy Media, Inc. has approved the sale of the stock of the company to Gray Television, Inc. a public media company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Quincy Media, Inc. is a family-owned media company that owns and operates television stations in 16 markets, newspapers in two markets, radio in one and digital platforms in all.
buyer: Gray Television, Inc. (GTN:$2,391.00)
Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 94 television markets. With a rich history of over a century and more than 70 years of broadcast television specific expertise, Gray Television delivers meaningful content to millions of viewers each day. "
target: Quincy Media
Quincy Media, Inc., formerly known as Quincy Newspapers, Inc., is a family-owned media company that owns and operates television stations in 16 markets, newspapers in two markets, radio in one and digital platforms in all. Their broadcast footprint covers much of the upper Midwest.
price ($mm)
$925
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
$134
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
6.9x
closed 6/27/2019 via Company Press Release

The Lebashe Investment Group, purchased Media Assets from Tiso Blackstar Group

synopsis: The Lebashe Investment Group, a South African investment holding company with an experienced, multi-faceted management team, announced the acquisition of the Media, Broadcasting and Content businesses of Tiso Blackstar Holdings, a company that operates market-leading media, broadcast and retail marketing properties in South Africa.
buyer: The Lebashe Investment Group
Headquartered in South Africa, Lebashe is an unlisted investment holding company with an experienced, multi-faceted management team. Since inception, Lebashe has grown significantly with aspirations to become a leading African investment company. "
seller: Tiso Blackstar Group (JSE:TBG:$274.76)
Tiso Blackstar Group operates market-leading media, broadcast and retail marketing properties. They have strong exposure to the rapidly growing digital, broadcast and mobile markets, with a leading position in South Africa and a broad footprint across Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria.
price ($mm)
$73
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closed 12/7/2018 via BNC Analysis

Nine Entertainment Co. Pty Ltd., acquired Fairfax Media Ltd.

synopsis: Fairfax Media Limited, a multi-platform media company in Australia and New Zealand, is pleased to advise that the scheme of arrangement in relation to the merger of Fairfax and Nine Entertainment Co. Holdings Limited, an Australian media company focused on delivering premium content across multiple distribution platforms, has been implemented.
buyer: Nine Entertainment Co. Pty Ltd. (ASX:NEC:$1,558.70)
Nine Entertainment is a multi-faceted media company, focused on delivering premium content across multiple distribution platforms. Nine has a unique portfolio of assets including a leading free-to-air television network, as well as a number of pre-eminent digital brands. "
target: Fairfax Media Ltd. (ASX:FXJ:$1,239.61)
Fairfax Media Limited is a leading multi-platform media company in Australia and New Zealand. Fairfax Media engages audiences and communities via print media, digital media, radio stations, events and other businesses.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,607 [$1,721]
rev ($mm)
$1,249
EBITDA ($mm)
$173
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
10.8x
announced 6/28/2017 via Company Press Release

KRSL Russell Radio, will acquire NCK Today

synopsis: White Communications, LLC, the company that owns KRSL Russell Radio, will acquire KNCK, Inc. KNCK, Inc. owns three radio stations that broadcast on AM 1390 KNCK, NCK 94.9 FM and 98.3 FM. KNCK, Inc. also operates NCK Today, a Concordia, Kansas online local news platform.
buyer: KRSL Russell Radio
KRSL Russell Radio is a radio broadcasting company that broadcasts to the Russel, KS area on 990 AM, 98.1 FM and 95.9 FM. "
target: NCK Today
KNCK, Inc. operates the 1390 KNCK, NCK 94.9 and 98.3 FM radio stations in Concordia, Kansas. KNCK also operates NCK Today, a Concordia, Kansas online local news platform.
price ($mm)
$0.60
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announced 6/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Broadcast South, LLC, will acquire Broadcast South, LLC

synopsis: John O. Higgs, the Managing Partner of Broadcast South LLC, is acquiring all of the outstanding ownership interest in the company. Broadcast South owns nine radio stations and an online newspaper in South and Middle Georgia, providing the best in news, sports, weather, and community event coverage.
buyer: Broadcast South, LLC
With nine radio stations and an online newspaper, Broadcast South is leading the way in South and Middle Georgia in providing the best in news, sports, weather, and community event coverage. "
target: Broadcast South, LLC
With nine radio stations and an online newspaper, Broadcast South is leading the way in South and Middle Georgia in providing the best in news, sports, weather, and community event coverage.
price ($mm)
$1.05*
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closed 9/30/2016 via BNC Analysis

Keskisuomalainen Oyj, acquired Mediatalo Esa

synopsis: Keskisuomalainen Oyj has acquired Mediatalo Esa, the leading media company in the Päijät-Häme area in Finland. Mediatalo ESA owns the subscription-based newspapers Etelä-Suomen Sanomat and Itä-Häme, the radio station Radio Voima, and the local newspapers Uusi Lahti, Hollolan Sanomat, Päijät-Häme, Nastola-lehti and Orimattilan aluelehti.
buyer: Keskisuomalainen Oyj (HLSE:KSLAV:$185.99)
Keskisuomalainen Oyj is a Finnish media company. The Company publishes daily newspapers in central Finland and several other local papers, as well as a monthly paper for young readers. "
target: Mediatalo Esa
Mediatalo ESA is the leading media company in the Päijät-Häme area in Finland. Their media family includes the subscription-based newspapers Etelä-Suomen Sanomat and Itä-Häme, the website ESS.fi, the radio station Radio Voima, and local newspapers.
price ($mm)
$15*
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announced 7/20/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., will acquire Greater Media, Inc

synopsis: Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., a large- and mid-size market radio broadcaster, and Greater Media, Inc. announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which Beasley will acquire all of the outstanding stock of Greater Media. Greater Media is parent company of 21 AM and FM radio stations and a group of weekly newspapers.
buyer: Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NasdaqGM:BBGI:$265.03)
Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. is a radio broadcasting company that owns and operates 42 stations (26 FM and 16 AM) located in ten large- and mid-size markets in the United States. "
target: Greater Media, Inc
Greater Media is a privately owned company and parent company of f 21 AM and FM radio stations. It is also parent comapny of a group of weekly newspapers in central New Jersey and several telecommunications towers throughout the United States.
price ($mm)
$240
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closed 1/17/2017 via BusinessWire

Nexstar Broadcasting, acquired Media General, Inc.

synopsis: Nexstar Broadcasting Group announced that it completed the acquisition of Media General, one of the nation's largest local media companies. The combination creates a leading, diversified local marketing and content platform. Reflecting its broadened base of operations and capabilities, Nexstar has changed its name to Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
buyer: Nexstar Broadcasting (NXST:$4,740.34)
Nexstar Broadcasting Group is a leading diversified media firm that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers & advertisers through its traditional media, digital & mobile media platforms. They own, operate, program or provide sales & other services to 171 television stations. "
target: Media General, Inc. (MEG:$1,351.67)
Media General is one of the nation's largest local media companies that operates or services 71 television stations in 48 markets, along with the industry's leading digital media business. Its portfolio of broadcast, digital and mobile products informs and engages 23% of U.S. TV households.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2,267 [$4,500]
rev ($mm)
$1,305
EBITDA ($mm)
$332
EV / rev
3.4x
EV / EBITDA
13.5x
announced 5/22/2014 via Company Press Release

Sandton Capital Partners, will acquire The Free Lance-Star Publishing Co.

synopsis: Sandton submitted the highest bid of $30.2 million for all the assets of the Fredericksburg-based media company during an auction. The Free Lance-Star Publishing Co. is a family-owned multimedia company. It includes The Free Lance-Star daily newspaper; four radio stations, and fredericksburg.com.
buyer: Sandton Capital Partners
Sandton Capital Partners was founded to invest in alternative credit opportunities. They invest across a very wide range of industries, geographies and collateral types. In all cases, the firm has a preference for viable operating entities with potential for restructuring / turnaround. "
target: The Free Lance-Star Publishing Co.
The Free Lance-Star Publishing Co. of Fredericksburg, Va., also known as FLS, offers multimedia publishing services. It publishes daily newspaper and directory phone book and operates radio stations and Internet site that provides news and information online.
price ($mm)[EV]
$16 [$30]
rev ($mm)
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closed 11/22/2013 via BNC Analysis

Ethem Sanchez, acquired TurkMedya A.S.

synopsis: Ethem Sanchez has acquired TurkMedya, a media company that owns and operates newspapers, magazines, and radio stations. It offers newspapers including Aksam, Tercüman, and Günes dailies; and radio stations including Alem FM and Lig Radyo. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Istanbul, Turkey.
buyer: Ethem Sanchez
Ethem Sanchez is a businessman in Turkey. "
target parent: Çukurova Holding A.S.
target: TurkMedya A.S.
TurkMedya A.S. is a media company that owns and operates newspapers, magazines, and radio stations. It offers newspapers including Aksam, Tercüman, and Günes dailies; and radio stations including Alem FM and Lig Radyo. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Istanbul, Turkey.
price ($mm)
$62
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 6/26/2013 via Company Press Release

Agrofert Holding, will acquire Mafra AS

synopsis: Agrofert Group signed an agreement to acquire a leading Czech media group Mafra. Mafra is a media company engaging in newspaper publishing, television and radio broadcasting.
buyer: Agrofert Holding
The AGROFERT Group comprises more than 200 companies which are active in chemistry, agriculture, food industry, ground machinery, renewable resources and recently in forestry, timber harvesting and woodworking. "
target parent: Rheinisch-Bergische Verlagsgesellschaft mbH
target: Mafra AS
MAFRA media group offers products from all areas of the media market under one roof. It operates newspaper publishing, television and radio broadcasting.
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Calkins Media

Tribune Media Company

Tribune Media Company

Tribune Company

Big Fish Works

Eau Claire Press Company

Torstar Corporation

Edda Media AS

Quincy Media

Tiso Blackstar Group

Fairfax Media Ltd.

NCK Today

Broadcast South, LLC

Mediatalo Esa

Greater Media, Inc

Media General, Inc.

The Free Lance-Star Publishing Co.

TurkMedya A.S.

Mafra AS

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Ticker: OB:SCHA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Schibsted Media Group
Schibsted Media Group
Schibsted Media Group is a Norwegian media group with operations in 29 countries. Their activities are related to media products in the field of newspapers, online classifieds, publishing, multimedia and mobile services.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1,597.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$192.20
EBIT ($mm)
$187.39
Net Income ($mm)
$116.42
Employees
5182
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Ticker: BME:PRS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prisa
Prisa
PRISA is the world’s leading Spanish and Portuguese-language media group in the creation and distribution of content in the fields of culture, education, news and information, and entertainment. PRISA reaches million people through its global brands El País,LOS40, Santillana, W Radio and As.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$1,320.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$202.03
EBIT ($mm)
$132.85
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
8785
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Ticker: NEWM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
New Media Investment Group Inc. {duplicate}
New Media Investment Group Inc. {duplicate}
New Media is focused primarily on investing in a high quality, diversified portfolio of local media assets, and on growing existing advertising and digital marketing businesses. They are one of the largest publishers of locally based print and online media in the US.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$1,048.96
EBITDA ($mm)
$131.58
EBIT ($mm)
$69.66
Net Income ($mm)
$22.70
Employees
10117
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Glacier Media, Inc.
Glacier Media, Inc.
Glacier provides news, data and analysis in a range of business sectors, including Agriculture, Energy, Mining, Real Estate and Environmental Risk. It owns roughly 160 community newspapers, magazines and websites including The Times Colonist in Victoria, and Prince George Citizen.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$141.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.85
EBIT ($mm)
($0.92)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.49
Employees
1751
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Ticker: LSE:DMGT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Daily Mail and General Trust plc
Daily Mail and General Trust plc
DMGT manages a balanced multinational portfolio of entrepreneurial companies, with total revenues of almost £2bn, that provide a diverse range of businesses and consumers with compelling information, analysis, insight, news and entertainment.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,671.99
EBITDA ($mm)
$159.78
EBIT ($mm)
$112.82
Net Income ($mm)
$263.01
Employees
5950
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Ticker: ES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso S.p.A.
Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso SpA, a multimedia company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the publishing, radio, advertising, Internet, and television (TV) businesses in Italy.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$765.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$93.43
EBIT ($mm)
$56.82
Net Income ($mm)
$4.32
Employees
2373
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Ticker: ENXTBR:ROU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Roularta Media Group NV
Roularta Media Group NV
Roularta Media Group (RMG) is a multimedia group with more than 2,000 employees and a consolidated turnover of 500 million euros. RMG is continuing to build its multimedia future. Home and abroad. The company was incorporated in 1954.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$286.37
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.26)
EBIT ($mm)
($12.92)
Net Income ($mm)
$71.92
Employees
1246
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Ticker: RCSM.MI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
RCS MediaGroup
RCS MediaGroup
RCS MediaGroup is a multimedia publishing group that operates in daily newspapers, magazines and books, radio broadcasting, new media and digital TV. It is also one of the leading operators in the advertisement sales & distribution markets.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$1,988.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$37.78
EBIT ($mm)
($69.92)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
4134
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Ticker: TLSE:EEG1T
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ekspress Grupp
Ekspress Grupp
AS Ekspress Grupp is a leading media group in the Baltic States, whose activities include publishing, printing services and online media content production. The main strength of Ekspress Grupp is its very strong market position, with the company’s brands being the most popular among consumers.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$68.28
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.81
EBIT ($mm)
$1.37
Net Income ($mm)
$0.01
Employees
1700
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Ticker: GHC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Graham Holdings Company
Graham Holdings Company
Graham Holdings Company is a diversified education and media company whose operations include educational services; television broadcasting; online, print and local TV news; home health and hospice care; and manufacturing.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,857.71
EBITDA ($mm)
$413.40
EBIT ($mm)
$302.95
Net Income ($mm)
$238.66
Employees
14297
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Ticker: JSE:TBG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tiso Blackstar Group
Tiso Blackstar Group
Tiso Blackstar Group is a operating market-leading media, broadcast and retail marketing properties. They have strong exposure to the rapidly growing digital, broadcast and mobile markets, with a leading position in South Africa and a broad footprint across Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$274.76
EBITDA ($mm)
$30.09
EBIT ($mm)
$19.32
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3773
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Ticker: ASX:SWM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Seven West Media Limited
Seven West Media Limited
Seven West Media is Australia’s leading multiple platform media company with a market-leading presence in broadcast television, magazine and newspaper publishing and online.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,063.43
EBITDA ($mm)
$81.12
EBIT ($mm)
$71.70
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
4607
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Ticker: ENXTLS:CFN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cofina SGPS SA
Cofina SGPS SA
Cofina SGPS SA is a leading Portuguese media group. Cofina holds a portfolio of 5 newspapers, 4 magazines and a TV cable channel. Cofina aims to have a significant presence in all media areas in Portugal and other natural markets.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$95.71
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.16
EBIT ($mm)
$14.93
Net Income ($mm)
$7.68
Employees
735
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Ticker: DB:SPR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Axel Springer SE
Axel Springer SE
Axel Springer SE is the leading digital publisher in Europe. Digital media channels already contribute nearly three quarters of total pro-forma revenues. They are the market leader in the German print business, and also active in over 40 countries through subsidiaries, joint ventures and licenses.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3,789.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$551.02
EBIT ($mm)
$274.72
Net Income ($mm)
$121.29
Employees
16120
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Ticker: GCI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gannett Co., Inc.
Gannett Co., Inc.
Gannett is a leading media and marketing company with unparalleled local-to-national reach, successfully connecting consumers, communities and businesses. They provide rich content through hundreds of outstanding affiliated digital, mobile and print products.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$3,234.07
EBITDA ($mm)
$451.06
EBIT ($mm)
$241.26
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
20800
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