GVIC Communications Corp. operates as an information and marketing solutions company in Canada, the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom.
The last earnings update was 108 days ago.
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available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
GVIC Communications. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
GVIC Communications's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as GVIC Communications has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Media industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare GVIC Communications's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare GVIC Communications's earnings growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare GVIC Communications's revenue growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if GVIC Communications is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if GVIC Communications is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
All data from GVIC Communications Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in
Trailing twelve months (TTM)
annual period rather than quarterly.
TSX:GCT.C Past Financials Data
Date (Data in CAD Millions)
*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.
Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return
(profit) compared to the available
funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
Unable to establish if GVIC Communications will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
Examine whether GVIC Communications is trading at GVIC Communications'san attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
GVIC Communications's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
3/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
GVIC Communications's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
GVIC Communications is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
GVIC Communications's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
GVIC Communications's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
Low level of unsold assets.
Debt is not covered by short term assets, assets are 0.5x debt.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Jonathon James Leslie Kennedy has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of GVIC Communications Corp. since March 23, 2006. Mr. Kennedy has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Glacier Media, Inc. (Formerly Known as Glacier Ventures International Corp.) since 1998. He has been a Partner of Madison Group since 1997. He served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Nventa Biopharmaceuticals Corporation since March 23, 2006. Mr. Kennedy has been a Director of GVIC Communications Corp. since March 23, 2006 and Glacier Media, Inc. since April 28, 2000. He serves as a Director of Hollinger Canadian Publishing Holdings Inc., the General Partner of Hollinger Canadian Newspapers Lp. Mr. Kennedy served as a Director of Nventa Biopharmaceuticals Corporation since March 23, 2006. He is a graduate A.B. in Economics from Harvard College in 1986 and M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1992.
Jonathon James's compensation has increased in line with GVIC Communications recently becoming profitable.
Jonathon James's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in Canada.
Jonathon James Kennedy
CEO, President & Director
Chief Financial Officer
President - Business Information
Secretary & Director
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the GVIC Communications board of directors is over 10 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced board.
Board of Directors
Jonathon James Kennedy
CEO, President & Director
Secretary & Director
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.
GVIC Communications Corp. operates as an information and marketing solutions company in Canada, the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom. The company provides data reports that assess environmental risk for commercial properties; produces technical resource guides in the areas of environmental health and safety, transportation, risk management, and business practices; operates REW.ca, a real estate listings and property information portal; and provides investment fund and analytics. It also publishes The Western Producer, a weekly farm paper; produces supplements and guides, including Seed Guide, Canola & Pulse Crops Producer, New Seed Variety Guide, and Saskatchewan Yield Guide; operates agricultural editorial Website; owns and operates farm business magazines, periodicals, and regional newspapers and supplements; provides digital agricultural information and news source; and exhibits agriculture shows. In addition, the company offers information and updates on food and beverage processing industry issues and trends, as well as supplies equipment and ingredients; specializes in turnkey monitoring and research modeling solutions for agri-businesses, producer organizations, government agencies, researchers, and others; produces online products, data sets, digital maps, charts, and research papers; provides energy data to the oil and gas industry; produces mining related publications; and offers mining related research and advisory services; and delivers information on business and finance, news, education, professional, development, and technology. It publishes and prints community and daily newspapers, related publications, Websites, and digital products; offers search engine optimization and search engine marketing; and manufactures sensors. The company was formerly known as GVIC Publications Ltd. and changed its name to GVIC Communications Corp. in 2007. GVIC Communications Corp. was incorporated in 1990 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.
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