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Film & TV Producers & Distributors - Business Ratio Report

  • ID: 29161
  • May 2009
  • Region: United Kingdom
  • Key Note Ltd
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  • 19 TV Ltd
  • Brighter Pictures Ltd
  • Envy Post Production Ltd
  • ITV Broadcasting Ltd
  • Optimum Releasing Ltd
  • STV Central Ltd
  • 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. This Business Ratio Report focuses on the performance of key players in the Film & TV Producers & Distributors sector. 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.

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 READ MORE >

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  • 19 TV Ltd
  • Brighter Pictures Ltd
  • Envy Post Production Ltd
  • ITV Broadcasting Ltd
  • Optimum Releasing Ltd
  • STV Central Ltd
  • 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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  • 19 TV Ltd
  • Brighter Pictures Ltd
  • Envy Post Production Ltd
  • ITV Broadcasting Ltd
  • Optimum Releasing Ltd
  • STV Central Ltd
  • 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 153 companies active in the Film and TV Industry.

The Report analyses company and industry performance over the three years up to 7th July 2008. During this period, the average company experienced a 12.7 percent increase in turnover, with sales rising from £74.4 million in 2005/06 to £77.5 million in the middle analysis year, before peaking at £83.9 million in 2007/08. Pre-tax profits climbed from £4.5 million in 2005/06 to £6.1 million in 2007/08, an overall improvement of 35.0 percent.

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-4 Ventures Ltd
-Asia TV Ltd
-BBC Commercial Holdings Ltd
-Bravo TV Ltd
-British Sky Broadcasting Gp. PLC
-Cable Enfield Ltd
-Cable Hackney & Islington Ltd
-Cable Haringey Ltd
-Challenge TV
-Channel 5 Television Group Ltd
-CSC Media Group Ltd
-CTV Outside Broadcasts Ltd
-ESPN Classic Sport Ltd
-Eurobell (South West) Ltd
-Eurosport Television Ltd
-Filmflex Movies Ltd
-The History Channel (UK)
-ITV Broadcasting Ltd
-Jetix Europe Ltd
-Living TV Ltd
-Nickelodeon UK Ltd
-NTL Kirklees
-QVC Britain
-SDN Ltd
-Sky Interactive Ltd
-STV Central Ltd
-STV North Ltd
-Trouble TV Ltd
-UK Channel Management Ltd
-UTV Ltd
-Virgin Media Ltd
-Wakefield Cable Cmmnctns. Ltd


-19 TV Ltd
-3sixtymedia Ltd
-Aardman Holdings Ltd
-Aardman Animations Ltd
-ACT Entertainment Group Ltd
-Apace Media PLC
-Avalon Television Ltd
-AVC Media Enterprises Ltd
-Barcud Derwen Cyfyngedig
-BBC Studios & Post Production Ltd
-Bentley Productions Ltd
-BI2 Production Services Ltd
-Bill Kenwright Ltd
-Birdpic Ltd
-Boomerang Plus PLC
-Brazil Love Productions Ltd
-Brighter Pictures Ltd
-Bruce Dunlop & Associates Ltd
-Cactus TV Ltd
-Campfame Ltd
-Carnival Film & Television Ltd
-Dangerous Films Ltd
-Darlow Smithson Productions Ltd
-Despereaux Productions Ltd
-Dragonfly Film & Television Productions Ltd
-Eagle Rock Entertainment Gp. Ltd
-Ecosse Films Ltd
-Ecosse TV Productions Ltd
-Education Digital Ltd
-Endemol UK PLC
-Envy Post Production Ltd
-ETV Media Group Ltd
-The Farm Post Production Ltd
-The Foundation TV Prdctns. Ltd
-The Fraternity Ltd
-Fremantlemedia Ltd
-Gorgeous Enterprises Ltd
-Guidedraw Ltd
-Hadrian Productions Ltd
-Hat Trick Holdings Ltd
-Hat Trick Productions Ltd
-Heyday Films Ltd
-Hit Entertainment Ltd
-IMG Media Ltd
-Impossible Pictures Ltd
-Independent Television News Ltd
-Kudos Film & Television Ltd
-Lime Pictures Ltd
-Lion Television Ltd
-Lunar Fame LSB Ltd
-Mill Acquisitions 1 Ltd
-MJZ Ltd
-Molinare Ltd
-Moving Picture Co. Ltd (The)
-NEP Visions Ltd
-North One Television Ltd
-Objective Productions Ltd
-Olga TV Ltd
-Optomen Television Ltd
-The Outsider Ltd
-PGA European Tour Prdctns. Ltd
-Portland Enterprises Ltd
-Powercorp International Ltd
-Prime Focus London PLC
-Princess Productions Ltd
-RDF Media Group Ltd
-The Really Useful Group Ltd
-Ricochet Ltd
-Roll To Record Ltd
-RSA Films Ltd
-Scion Ltd
-Shed Media PLC
-Shed Productions (WR) Ltd
-Shine Ltd
-Smoke & Mirrors Productions Ltd
-Spooks Ltd
-STV Group PLC
-STV Productions Ltd
-Sunset & Vine Productions Ltd
-Tchnclr. Media Services (UK) Ltd
-Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd
-Time Warner Holdings Ltd
-Tinopolis Ltd
-Universal Pictures Productions Ltd
-Warner Bros. Productions Ltd
-Working Title Films Ltd
-World Productions Ltd
-Young Victoria Productions Ltd


-AIB Capital Mrkts. Hldngs. (UK) Ltd
-All3media Holdings Ltd
-Alliance Atlantis Releasing Ltd
-BBC Worldwide Ltd
-C4I Distribution Ltd
-Capitol Films Ltd
-CBS International Tlvsn. (UK) Ltd
-Cinram Logistics UK Ltd
-Columbia Pictures Corporation Ltd
-Contentfilm PLC
-Contentfilm International Ltd
-CSI Sports Trading Ltd
-DCD Media PLC
-Eagle Rock Entertainment Ltd
-Entertainment Film Distributors Ltd
-Flextech Rights Ltd
-IG Interactive Entertainment Ltd
-International Sportsworld Communicators Ltd
-ITV Global Entertainment Ltd
-Lions Gate UK Ltd
-MBL Group PLC
-Optimum Releasing Ltd
-Patalex IV Productions Ltd
-Southern Star Entrtnmnt UK PLC
-Southern Star International Ltd
-Target Entertainment Ltd
-Trentnet Ltd
-Universal Pctrs. Intl. UK & Eire Ltd
-Warner Bros. Entrtnmnt. UK Ltd

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