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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.08
PRIS's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
53% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. PRIS: 0.08 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.02   Max: No Debt
Current: 0.08

Equity to Asset 0.24
PRIS's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
53% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. PRIS: 0.24 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.42
Current: 0.24

0.16
0.42
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.21
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 : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -29.39
PRIS's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.95 vs. PRIS: -29.39 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -29.39   Max: 101.69
Current: -29.39

-29.39
101.69
Net-margin (%) -23.80
PRIS's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.43 vs. PRIS: -23.80 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -23.8   Max: 10.72
Current: -23.8

-23.8
10.72
ROE (%) -40.38
PRIS's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
51% of the 445 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.41 vs. PRIS: -40.38 )
PRIS' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -40.38   Max: 22.99
Current: -40.38

-40.38
22.99
ROA (%) -9.68
PRIS's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 464 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. PRIS: -9.68 )
PRIS' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -9.68   Max: 7.32
Current: -9.68

-9.68
7.32
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -261.01
PRIS's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 461 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 26.79 vs. PRIS: -261.01 )
PRIS' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -261.01   Max: 928
Current: -261.01

-261.01
928
Revenue Growth (%) -35.80
PRIS's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 423 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. PRIS: -35.80 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 41.5
Current: -35.8

0
41.5
EBITDA Growth (%) -45.50
PRIS's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
55% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.50 vs. PRIS: -45.50 )
PRIS' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 55
Current: -45.5

0
55
EPS Growth (%) 66.00
PRIS's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
97% of the 321 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. PRIS: 66.00 )
PRIS' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 66
Current: 66

0
66
» PRIS's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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

» Details

Guru Trades

Q3 2013

PRIS Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Whitney Tilson 295,680 sh (unchged)
Murray Stahl 167,379 sh (-53.32%)
» More
Q4 2013

PRIS Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Murray Stahl 165,624 sh (-1.05%)
Whitney Tilson 204,624 sh (-30.8%)
» More
Q1 2014

PRIS Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Murray Stahl 184,339 sh (+11.3%)
Whitney Tilson Sold Out
» More
Q2 2014

PRIS Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Murray Stahl 303,891 sh (+64.85%)
» More
» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with PRIS

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



No Insider Trades Found!
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/B 0.20
PRIS's P/B is ranked higher than
99% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.79 vs. PRIS: 0.20 )
PRIS' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.06   Max: 1.06
Current: 0.2

0.06
1.06
Current Ratio 1.10
PRIS's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
107% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. PRIS: 1.10 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.39   Max: 1.12
Current: 1.1

0.39
1.12
Quick Ratio 0.95
PRIS's Quick Ratio is ranked lower than
107% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.39 vs. PRIS: 0.95 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.95

0.31
0.95

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.10
PRIS's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
100% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.60 vs. PRIS: 0.10 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.05   Max: 0.14
Current: 0.1

0.05
0.14
Price/Median PS Value 0.55
PRIS's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 488 Companies
in the Global Media - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.26 vs. PRIS: 0.55 )
PRIS' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 12.11
Current: 0.55

0.4
12.11

Business Description

Industry: Entertainment » Media - Diversified
Compare: » details
Traded in other countries:PRS.Spain, 0KBO.country, PZ4.Germany
Promotora de Informaciones SA/FI was incorporated on January 18, 1972. Its business activities include exploitation of printed and audiovisual media, the holding of investments in companies and businesses and the provision of all manner of services. The Group's activities are organized into four main areas: Audiovisual: Audiovisual activities bring together the Prisa Televisión and Media Capital businesses,which in the case of the latter include the audiovisual production businesses in Spain and Portugal. Prisa, through Prisa Televisión; Education- Publishing: Education-Publishing comprises the Santillana business in Spain, Portugal, the United States and Latin America; Radio: Radio activities encompass the Radio business in Spain and abroad (Colombia, Mexico, United States, Argentina, Chile, Panama and Costa Rica) as well as the Gran Vía Musical business; and Press: Press activities include the El País, As, and Cinco Días newspapers, as well as its magazine businesses in Spain and Portugal. The Company's television, education, radio and press businesses, activities and investments are subject to various statutes, rules, regulations, policies and procedures in Spain, Portugal and the other countries in which it conduct business.

Personalized Checklist








Within your circle of competence?
Macro economic environment favorable?
High quality business?
Enough margin of safety with stocks?
Gurus are buying?
Insiders are buying?
Management capable and shareholder friendly?
Catalyst for stock price to appreciate?
Your level of confidence with the research?

Add Notes, Comments or Ask Questions

User Comments

No comment yet

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)
Free 7-day Trial
FEEDBACK