Stock: Lagardere (Euronext Paris: CAC 40), ISIN: FR0000130213

Last Price 20.40 Max Price 25.72
Min Price 18.80 1 Year return -20.28


(FR0000130213)/ LAGB

Lagardere's head office is located in Paris . The company mostly operates in the television / radio sector. The past 10 years the (international) industry lost at around 2 percent. As from 2011 the sector is 23 percent higher and over the past 12 months (December 2015-December 2016) there is a minus of 2 percent.

The past year was a good year for Lagardere investors

Over the last 12 months (from December 2015 till December 2016), that were loss-making period for the investors in Lagardere, the stock lost around 2 percent. Lagardere' stock rose the past 5 years at around 132 percent. Lagardere's revenues between 2011 and 2015 were relatively stable and moved between 7,72 billion euros and 7,46 billion euros. During 2011 and 2015 Lagardere's net results were quiet stable and fluctuated between -689 million euros and 71 million euros.

The French company paid out dividends in the past 5 years. Lagardere's dividend return over the period 2011 - 2015 was around 6,5 percent per year.

Lagardere financed with a quite low debt position

At the end of 2015 the French company had a balance sheet of 8,31 billion euros. 6,31 billion euros (75,98 percent of the total balance sheet) was financed by debt. Last year the media company's price/earnings-ratio (PE) was around 16. So the investors valued the stock at 16 times 2015' earnings per share. Based on it's price/earnings-ratio and dividend yield the French stock can be seen as a value stock.

At the end of 2015 the media company's market size (her number of outstanding share times the stock price) equaled around 3,39 billion euros. At the end of 2015 the French company had around 128,48 million stocks listed on the stock exchange(s).

All the company's financial reports are available here. More information about Lagardere can be found it's website. .