Contrasting Grupo Televisa (TV) & The Competition

Grupo Televisa (NYSE: TV) is one of 33 publicly-traded companies in the “Broadcasting” industry, but how does it compare to its peers? We will compare Grupo Televisa to related businesses based on the strength of its dividends, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and valuation.


Grupo Televisa pays an annual dividend of $0.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.4%. Grupo Televisa pays out 20.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. As a group, “Broadcasting” companies pay a dividend yield of 1.7% and pay out 58.3% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.


This table compares Grupo Televisa and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Grupo Televisa 4.85% 5.16% 1.73%
Grupo Televisa Competitors -8.42% 12.08% 2.78%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Grupo Televisa and its peers top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Grupo Televisa $5.17 billion $199.46 million 46.92
Grupo Televisa Competitors $12.55 billion $1.47 billion 168.69

Grupo Televisa’s peers have higher revenue and earnings than Grupo Televisa. Grupo Televisa is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Grupo Televisa and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Grupo Televisa 0 3 1 0 2.25
Grupo Televisa Competitors 203 1048 2283 44 2.61

Grupo Televisa currently has a consensus price target of $27.00, indicating a potential upside of 47.54%. As a group, “Broadcasting” companies have a potential upside of 19.00%. Given Grupo Televisa’s higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Grupo Televisa is more favorable than its peers.

Risk & Volatility

Grupo Televisa has a beta of 1.22, indicating that its stock price is 22% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Grupo Televisa’s peers have a beta of 1.51, indicating that their average stock price is 51% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

66.8% of Grupo Televisa shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.2% of shares of all “Broadcasting” companies are owned by institutional investors. 13.1% of shares of all “Broadcasting” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.


Grupo Televisa peers beat Grupo Televisa on 11 of the 15 factors compared.

Grupo Televisa Company Profile

Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. is a media company in the international entertainment business. The Company operates in four business segments: Content, Sky, Telecommunications, and Other Businesses. It operates four broadcast channels in Mexico City and has affiliated stations throughout the country. It produces pay-television channels with national and international feeds, throughout Latin America, the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia Pacific. It exports its programs and formats to television networks around the world. It is also a Spanish-language magazine publisher. Its pay-television channels include three music, six movie, seven variety and entertainment channels and two sports channels. Its programs include telenovelas, newscasts, situation comedies, game shows, reality shows, children’s programs, comedy and variety programs, musical and cultural events, movies and educational programming. Its programming also includes broadcasts of special events and sports events in Mexico.

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