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Commercial Radio Stations - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29133
  • January 2010
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • 99.9 Radio Norwich Ltd
  • Global Radio London Ltd
  • Magic 105.4 Ltd
  • Radio Broadland Ltd
  • Smooth Radio Ltd
  • The Local Radio Co. PLC
  • MORE

This Business Ratio Report compares the financial performance of the leading players in this Industry sector, offering a quick and cost-effective competitor analysis tool for senior management.

Ratios are an invaluable tool for comparing the performance of companies on a like-for-like basis. Using ratios, the relative profitability, growth or debt levels, for example, of differently sized companies can be directly measured or compared with ease. Your Business Ratio Report focuses on the performance of key players in the industry it examines. Having closely analysed the sector, our editors and analysts have compiled the largest companies, so you don’t have to. A Business Ratio report is, in effect, a complete financial reference for the sector.

What can the report be used for?
A business ratio report can be used to assess trading and financial information on:
The Company:

The Industry:
Major companies

What you can look for when reading your Business Ratio Report:
- Trends
The results given in a Business Ratio report generally cover at least the previous three full accounting years, therefore any fluctuations in any area can be easily pinpointed

- Benchmarks
The average results for each ratio together with the industry profile of the average company in the sector can both be used as benchmarks to compare individual company performance.

- Size
All the major companies in the sector are ranked on the basis of sales, profits, total assets and employee READ MORE >

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  • 99.9 Radio Norwich Ltd
  • Global Radio London Ltd
  • Magic 105.4 Ltd
  • Radio Broadland Ltd
  • Smooth Radio Ltd
  • The Local Radio Co. PLC
  • MORE

- Industry Overview
A clear, concise commentary gives you an overview of the industry’s financial performance. Graphs and tables make it easy for you to spot performance trends.

- Company Profiles
This part of the report provides information on all the companies included in the analysis. To make comparison between companies easier, the information is presented in a standard format for each:

Contact Information:
Trading address
Telephone & Fax numbers
Company secretary & directors names

Company Structure:
What the company does
Who owns the company
Which are the major subsidiaries

Accounting/Financial Data:
Profit & Loss accounts for the previous 3 or 4 years
Balance sheet for the previous 3 or 4 years

Performance Analysis:
Financial ratios grouped according to profitability, efficiency, debt, employee performance and growth.

League Table Positions:
How the company performs relative to all the
others in the sector

- Performance League Tables
This section ranks companies on a full range of financial ratios. All the tables are listed in order of ‘best’ to ‘worst’ results to help you gauge which are the strongest companies on any criteria. In addition, each table brings you the ratio result for the sector as a whole, so you have a benchmark ’average’ for comparison purposes.

- Industry Profile
The Industry Profile lists basic Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet data for the ‘average’ company in the sector. This can then be used as a benchmark for comparison with individual company profiles in the report.

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  • 99.9 Radio Norwich Ltd
  • Global Radio London Ltd
  • Magic 105.4 Ltd
  • Radio Broadland Ltd
  • Smooth Radio Ltd
  • The Local Radio Co. PLC
  • MORE

This summary brings you a sample of key details from this invaluable report. The report itself includes many further analyses of the performance of individual companies and the industry as a whole.

The report provides in-depth financial analysis on these companies in these 4 clear sections:

- Performance League Tables
Individual Company Profiles
- Industry Overview
- Industry Averages

This Business Ratio Report focuses on the leading 105 companies operating as Commercial Radio Stations.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th March 2009. During this period, the average Report company experienced a 5.0 percent reduction in its annual revenue, with sales falling from £5.3 million in 2006/07 to 4.9 million in 2008/09. A decline was also recorded in pre-tax profits, which decreased by 44.1 percent from £933,000 in the first year of review to £522,000 in the third year.

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- 99.9 Radio Norwich Ltd
- Alpha Radio Ltd
- Bauer Digital Radio Ltd
- Beacon Broadcasting Ltd
- Birmingham Broadcasting Ltd
- Cardiff Broadcasting Co. Ltd
- C. E. Digital Ltd
- Chiltern Radio Ltd
- Classic FM Ltd
- Digital One Ltd
- The Digital Radio Gp. (London) Ltd
- Downtown Radio Ltd
- Eagle Radio Ltd
- Essex Radio Ltd
- First Oxfordshire Radio Co. Ltd
- Galaxy Radio Birmingham Ltd
- Galaxy Radio Manchester Ltd
- Galaxy Radio North East Ltd
- Galaxy Radio Scotland Ltd
- Gcap Media (FPRL) Ltd
- Global Radio Ltd
- Global Radio London Ltd
- Global Radio Midlands Ltd
- Global Traffic Network (UK) Commercial Ltd
- GWR (West) Ltd
- Immedia Group PLC
- Isle Of Wight Radio Ltd
- Key 103 Ltd
- Kiss 101 Ltd
- Kiss 105 - 108 Ltd
- Kiss FM Radio Ltd
- KLFM Ltd
- Leicester Sound Ltd
- Lincs FM Group Ltd
- The Local Radio Co. PLC
- London Christian Radio Ltd
- Magic 105.4 Ltd
- Mnsfld. & Ashfld. Brdcstng. Co. Ltd
- Marcher Radio Group Ltd
- Mercia Sound Ltd
- Metro Radio Ltd
- Mid Anglia Radio Ltd
- Minster Sound Radio (York) Ltd
- Mix 96 Ltd
- Moray Firth Radio Ltd
- Northsound Radio Ltd
- Now Digital Ltd
- Orion Media (East Midlands) Ltd
- Perfecttaste Ltd
- Pirate FM Ltd
- The Quay Radio Ltd
- Radio Aire Ltd
- Radio Borders Ltd
- Radio Broadland Ltd
- Radio City (Snd. Of Mrsysde.) Ltd
- Radio Clyde Ltd
- Radio Forth Ltd
- Radio Hallam Ltd
- Radio Jackie Ltd
- Radio Mercury Ltd
- Radio Tay Ltd
- Radio Trent Ltd
- Radio Wyvern Ltd
- Reading Broadcasting Co. Ltd
- Real Radio Ltd
- Real Radio (North East) Ltd
- Real Radio (North West) Ltd
- Real Radio (Scotland) Ltd
- Real Radio (Yorkshire) Ltd
- Red Rose Radio Ltd
- Smooth Radio Ltd
- Smooth Radio London Ltd
- Smooth Radio Midlands Ltd
- Smooth Radio Scotland Ltd
- Somethin' Else Sound Drctns. Ltd
- Soul Media Ltd
- Sound Creative Ltd
- South West Digital Radio Ltd
- Spectrum Radio Ltd
- Spire FM Ltd
- The St Albans & Watford Broadcasting Co. Ltd
- Stray FM Ltd
- Suffolk Group Radio Ltd
- Sun FM Ltd
- Sunrise Radio Ltd
- Talksport Ltd
- TFM Radio Ltd
- Thames Valley Broadcasting Ltd
- TIML Radio Ltd
- Town FM Ltd
- Two Boroughs Radio Ltd
- Two Counties Radio Ltd
- U105 Ltd
- UKRD Group Ltd
- UTV-Bauer Digital (B&H) Ltd
- UTV Media PLC
- Viking Radio Ltd
- Wave 105 FM Ltd
- Wessex Broadcasting Ltd
- West Sound Radio Ltd
- Wiltshire Radio Ltd
- Wire FM (1997) Ltd
- XFM Ltd
- XFM Manchester Ltd
- Yorkshire Coast Radio Ltd

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