Switch to:

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.02
ETM's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
96% of the 430 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. ETM: 0.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
ETM' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.02 Max: N/A
Current: 0.02
Equity to Asset 0.38
ETM's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
69% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 0.54 vs. ETM: 0.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
ETM' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.66
Current: 0.38
0.07
0.66
Interest Coverage 2.75
ETM's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
81% of the 346 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 23.68 vs. ETM: 2.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
ETM' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.35  Med: 2.2 Max: 3.72
Current: 2.75
0.35
3.72
F-Score: 8
Z-Score: 1.12
M-Score: -2.60
WACC vs ROIC
6.56%
7.73%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 22.12
ETM's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 425 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 7.04 vs. ETM: 22.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
ETM' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -161.87  Med: 20.78 Max: 28.74
Current: 22.12
-161.87
28.74
Net-margin (%) 8.96
ETM's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 426 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 4.17 vs. ETM: 8.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
ETM' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -117.74  Med: 6.98 Max: 18.57
Current: 8.96
-117.74
18.57
ROE (%) 10.66
ETM's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 409 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 4.97 vs. ETM: 10.66 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
ETM' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -135.78  Med: 7.01 Max: 33.87
Current: 10.66
-135.78
33.87
ROA (%) 4.01
ETM's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
62% of the 435 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. ETM: 4.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
ETM' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.43  Med: 2.82 Max: 7.81
Current: 4.01
-35.43
7.81
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 89.74
ETM's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 427 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 16.74 vs. ETM: 89.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
ETM' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -465.23  Med: 75.96 Max: 91.13
Current: 89.74
-465.23
91.13
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 0.80
ETM's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 349 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. ETM: 0.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ETM' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5.3  Med: 0.8 Max: 267.4
Current: 0.8
-5.3
267.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 1.10
ETM's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 4.30 vs. ETM: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ETM' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.7  Med: 7.1 Max: 191.9
Current: 1.1
-28.7
191.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 34.50
ETM's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 261 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 5.30 vs. ETM: 34.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
ETM' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -49.9  Med: 12.55 Max: 56.7
Current: 34.5
-49.9
56.7
GuruFocus has detected 5 Warning Signs with Entercom Communications Corp $ETM.
More than 500,000 people have already joined GuruFocus to track the stocks they follow and exchange investment ideas.
» ETM's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

» Details

Guru Trades

Q4 2015

ETM Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 204,359 sh (+3.94%)
Jim Simons 29,700 sh (-33.56%)
» More
Q1 2016

ETM Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 215,980 sh (+5.69%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
» More
Q2 2016

ETM Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 215,002 sh (-0.45%)
» More
Q3 2016

ETM Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jim Simons 31,700 sh (New)
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss 219,563 sh (+2.12%)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ETM

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Broadcasting - Radio    NAICS: 515112    SIC: 4832
Compare:OTCPK:SIICF, AMEX:SGA, NAS:BBGI, NYSE:TSQ, NAS:SALM, NAS:ROIA, OTCPK:IHRT, NAS:EMMS, NAS:CMLS, NAS:SBSA, NYSE:P, NAS:LSXMK, NAS:SIRI » details
Entercom Communications Corp is a radio broadcasting company in the United States. It operates a nationwide portfolio in excess of 125 radio stations in 26 markets.

Entercom Communications Corp was organized in 1968 as a Pennsylvania corporation. It is a radio broadcasting company in the United States. The Federal Communications Commission selected In-Band On-Channel (IBOC) as the exclusive technology for introduction of terrestrial digital operations by AM and FM radio stations. The technology, developed by iBiquity Digital Corporation, is also known as 'HD Radio' The Company has a minority equity interest in iBiquity. It currently utilizes HD Radio Digital technology on its FM stations. The advantages of digital audio broadcasting over traditional analog broadcasting technology include improved sound quality, additional channels and the ability to offer a variety of auxiliary services. HD Radio technology permits a station to transmit radio programming in both analog and digital formats. The Company's stations are typically classified by their format, such as news, talk, classic rock, adult contemporary, alternative, oldies and jazz, among others. A station's format enables it to target specific segments of listeners sharing certain demographics. Advertisers and stations use data published by audience measuring services to know how many people within particular geographical markets and demographics listen to specific stations. The Company's geographically and demographically diverse portfolio of radio stations allows it to deliver targeted messages to specific audiences for advertisers on a local, regional and national basis. It operates with a nationwide portfolio of 23 markets; San Francisco, Boston, Seattle, Denver, Portland, Sacramento, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Milwaukee, Austin, Norfolk, Buffalo, New Orleans, Memphis, Providence, Greensboro, Greenville/Spartanburg, Rochester, Madison, Wichita, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Springfield (MA) and Gainesville/Ocala. The Company's stations compete for listeners and advertising revenue with other radio stations within their respective markets. In addition, its stations compete for audiences and advertising revenues with other media such as network and cable television, newspapers and magazines, outdoor advertising, direct mail, yellow pages, Internet, satellite radio, wireless media alternatives, cellular phones and other forms of advertisement. As the owner, lessee or operator of various real properties and facilities, the Company is subject to a number of federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 14.11
ETM's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
65% of the 277 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 20.62 vs. ETM: 14.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
ETM' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.37  Med: 15.15 Max: 165.67
Current: 14.11
2.37
165.67
Forward P/E 12.33
ETM's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
70% of the 69 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 17.27 vs. ETM: 12.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.11
ETM's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
66% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 21.17 vs. ETM: 14.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
ETM' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.37  Med: 15.3 Max: 275.25
Current: 14.11
2.37
275.25
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 10.01
ETM's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
70% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 15.82 vs. ETM: 10.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
ETM' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.38  Med: 9.94 Max: 625.96
Current: 10.01
5.38
625.96
P/B 1.60
ETM's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 401 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. ETM: 1.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
ETM' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.04  Med: 1.3 Max: 4.67
Current: 1.6
0.04
4.67
P/S 1.23
ETM's P/S is ranked higher than
63% of the 405 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.93 vs. ETM: 1.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
ETM' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.05  Med: 0.97 Max: 3.03
Current: 1.23
0.05
3.03
PFCF 8.16
ETM's PFCF is ranked higher than
76% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 16.18 vs. ETM: 8.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
ETM' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 5.99 Max: 21.88
Current: 8.16
0.28
21.88
POCF 7.65
ETM's POCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 10.16 vs. ETM: 7.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
ETM' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 5.08 Max: 12.11
Current: 7.65
0.17
12.11
EV-to-EBIT 10.02
ETM's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
76% of the 303 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 17.08 vs. ETM: 10.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
ETM' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.8  Med: 10.7 Max: 45.5
Current: 10.02
-15.8
45.5
EV-to-EBITDA 9.16
ETM's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
60% of the 339 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 11.23 vs. ETM: 9.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
ETM' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22  Med: 9.6 Max: 29.3
Current: 9.16
-22
29.3
Current Ratio 2.31
ETM's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.56 vs. ETM: 2.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
ETM' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 2.31 Max: 5.04
Current: 2.31
0.14
5.04
Quick Ratio 2.31
ETM's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.38 vs. ETM: 2.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
ETM' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 2.31 Max: 5.04
Current: 2.31
0.14
5.04
Days Sales Outstanding 73.38
ETM's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
52% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 70.32 vs. ETM: 73.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
ETM' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 62.68  Med: 67.24 Max: 77.33
Current: 73.38
62.68
77.33
Days Payable 0.06
ETM's Days Payable is ranked lower than
100% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 51.50 vs. ETM: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
ETM' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.06  Med: 0.57 Max: 7.44
Current: 0.06
0.06
7.44

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 1.56
ETM's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
63% of the 363 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. ETM: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
ETM' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 5.75 Max: 160
Current: 1.56
0.51
160
Dividend Payout 0.15
ETM's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
86% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 0.36 vs. ETM: 0.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
ETM' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.15  Med: 1.28 Max: 1.28
Current: 0.15
0.15
1.28
Forward Dividend Yield 2.14
ETM's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
54% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. ETM: 2.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.56
ETM's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
69% of the 447 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 2.82 vs. ETM: 1.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
ETM' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51  Med: 5.75 Max: 160
Current: 1.56
0.51
160
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.10
ETM's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
61% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: -3.20 vs. ETM: -1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
ETM' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.4  Med: -0.3 Max: 64.8
Current: -1.1
-4.4
64.8

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Projected FCF 0.64
ETM's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
79% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.52 vs. ETM: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
ETM' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.17  Med: 0.57 Max: 2.65
Current: 0.64
0.17
2.65
Price/Median PS Value 1.31
ETM's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
68% of the 336 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 1.09 vs. ETM: 1.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
ETM' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 1.27 Max: 13.44
Current: 1.31
0.1
13.44
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 10.02
ETM's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 420 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. ETM: 10.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
ETM' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.2  Med: 9.2 Max: 11.9
Current: 10.02
2.2
11.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 12.84
ETM's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
58% of the 200 Companies
in the Global Broadcasting - Radio industry.

( Industry Median: 9.46 vs. ETM: 12.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
ETM' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.7  Med: 13.2 Max: 37.8
Current: 12.84
-6.7
37.8

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $454.7
EPS (TTM) $ 0.99
Beta0.76
Short Percentage of Float3.07%
52-Week Range $8.88 - 16.45
Shares Outstanding (Mil)40.61

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17
Revenue (Mil $) 459 474
EPS ($) 0.92 1.14
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.92 1.14
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
» More Articles for ETM

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) Exec. VP - Operations and CFO Stephen F Fisher sells 10,000 Shar Feb 25 2011 
Entercom Communications Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-K) Feb 09 2011 
Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) Chairman, 10% Owner Joseph M Field buys 134,600 Shares Sep 01 2010 
Value Investor’s Guide to Handling Volatility Oct 12 2009 
Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) Chairman, 10% Owner Joseph M Field buys 1,100 Shares Apr 08 2009 
Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) Chairman, 10% Owner Joseph M Field buys 19,600 Shares Apr 03 2009 
Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) CEO David J Field buys 21,314 Shares Feb 27 2009 
Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) President and CEO, 10% Owner David J Field buys 23,401 Shares Feb 24 2009 

More From Other Websites
Entercom Communications Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:ETM) : January 10, 2017 Jan 10 2017
Entercom Communications Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ETM-US :... Jan 09 2017
Can CBS Corp.'s Efforts Help to Maintain Growth in 2017? Jan 04 2017
Is Entercom Communications Corp. (ETM) A Good Stock To Buy? Dec 09 2016
Entercom Communications Corp. :ETM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 22,... Nov 22 2016
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS CORP Financials Nov 16 2016
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers Nov 14 2016
Entercom Announces CFO Steve Fisher Stepping Down in 2017 Nov 14 2016
ETF’s with exposure to Entercom Communications Corp. : November 11, 2016 Nov 11 2016
Entercom Communications Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ETM-US :... Nov 10 2016
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS CORP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report Nov 08 2016
Edited Transcript of ETM earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-16 3:00pm GMT Nov 07 2016
Gibraltar Industries, Eaton, News, Scripps Networks Interactive and Entercom Communications... Nov 07 2016
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition Nov 07 2016
Entercom Communications Corp. Reports Third Quarter Results Nov 07 2016
Entercom Communications Corp. Reports Third Quarter Results Nov 07 2016
Q3 2016 Entercom Communications Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open Nov 07 2016
Media Stocks to Watch for Earnings on Nov 7: NWSA, SNI, ETM Nov 04 2016
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement,... Nov 02 2016
Entercom Names Matt Hanlon as Vice President, Market Manager for Entercom Charlotte Nov 01 2016

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)