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Top 50 Reports for Media

  • ID: 4773034
  • Report
  • August 2021
  • Region: Global
  • 3714 pages
  • Wright Investors Service


  • AMC Networks Inc
  • Dish Network Corporation
  • Informa PLC
  • Naspers Limited
  • Qurate Retail Inc
  • Sirius XM Holdings Inc
The Top 50 Reports for the Media Industry (Global) contains a comprehensive PDF report for each of the top 50 companies in the industry (ranked by sales or revenue).

These fundamental data reports are derived from the Worldscope® Database which covers over 98% of the world's market capitalization and represents the leading public companies in over 100 countries. The proprietary Quality Rating® - a measure of corporate risk - is assigned to each company.

Research Report Users:

  • Investment professionals
  • Insurance Companies
  • Financial Professionals
  • Marketing
  • Business Development
  • Academic/Independent Researchers

Product Features:

  • Timely and accurate information on the leading companies in the global industry
  • Unified Format across the world (consistent format for all companies and countries)
  • Deep research content (up to 10-years of historical analysis)
  • Broad base of research (up to 40 unique sub-reports on each company)
  • Proprietary Quality Rating® (provides a measure of corporate risk)
  • Deeply discounted price of bundled industry reports - compared to purchase of individual company reports.

Report Contents:

The following description applies to each of the 50 company PDF reports that are included in the Top 50 product.

Quantitative analyses of financial statements (Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Sources of Capital), extensive ratio tables (Accounting, Asset Utilization, Employee Efficiency, Fixed Charges Coverage, Leverage Analysis, Liquidity Analysis, Per-share Data and Profitability Analysis) and proprietary Quality Rating® analyses tables. The Quality Rating® - a measure of corporate risk - examines the liquidity of the stock, and the financial strength, profitability and corporate growth characteristics of the corporation.

There is a textual comparative business analysis of the financial results (i.e. sales, company valuations and financial position) of the company and several of its peers. Also included are: company description, recent stock performance, profitability analysis, dividend analysis, and key data Items (ticker, major industry, sub-industry, employees, share type, market capitalization, total shares outstanding and number of closely held shares). Additional research includes tables with up to 10-years of history of computed ratios, sales, earnings, and security prices.

Also included, as part of each company report, are extensive industry average reports for financial statements and key ratio reports to which the company results can be compared.

Prospective Clients and Applications for the Top 50 Industry Product:

I. Investment Professionals

  • Investment Banking
  • Mergers and Acquisition
  • Underwriting
  • Private Equity
  • Portfolio Management
  • Corporate Analyst Specialist

II. Insurance Companies

  • Claims/Adjustments
  • Risk Assessment
  • Credit Worthiness Determination
  • Management of Project Portfolio Risk

III. Finance

  • Risk Assessment
  • Credit Worthiness Determination
  • Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Strategic Planning
  • Project Portfolio Management

IV. Marketing

  • Mailing List Development
  • Key Corporate Data addresses, senior officers, business descriptions, etc.
  • Identify top companies in a target industry
  • Industry-Specific Forecasting
  • Competitor Analysis
  • Sales Forecasting

V. Business Development

  • Merger and Acquisition
  • Identify potential marketing partners

VI. Academic/Independent Research

  • Industry and Corporate Research Projects
  • Business Case Analysis
  • Competitor Analysis
  • Consulting Assignments
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  • AMC Networks Inc
  • Dish Network Corporation
  • Informa PLC
  • Naspers Limited
  • Qurate Retail Inc
  • Sirius XM Holdings Inc
Section 1:
  • Company Fundamentals
  • Report: Company Profile
  • Comparative Business Analysis
  • Summary Analysis
  • Sales Analysis
  • Price Analysis
  • Earnings & Dividends Analysis
Section 2:
  • Financial Statement Analyses
  • Report: Balance Sheet - Annual
  • Balance Sheet - Annual - Common Size
  • Balance Sheet - Annual - Year-Year % Change
  • Balance Sheet - Annual - Five-Year Averages
  • Balance Sheet - Interim
  • Balance Sheet - Interim - Common Size
  • Income Statement - Annual
  • Income Statement - Annual - Common Size
  • Income Statement - Year-Year % Change
  • Income Statement - Five-Year Averages
  • Income Statement - Interim
  • Income Statement - Interim - Common Size
  • Sources of Capital - Net Change
Section 3:
  • Financial Ratio Analyses
  • Report: Accounting Ratios
  • Asset Utilization
  • Employee Efficiency
  • Fixed Charges Coverage
  • Leverage Analysis
  • Liquidity Analysis
  • Per-Share Ratios
  • Profitability Analysis
Section 4:
  • Quality Rating Analyses
  • Report: Investment Acceptance
  • Financial Strength
  • Profitability & Stability
  • Corporate Growth
Section 5:
  • Industry Overview
  • Report: Industry Averages - Overview
Section 6:
  • Industry Financial Statement Analyses
  • Report: Summary Analysis
  • Sales Analysis
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Sources of Capital
Section 7:
  • Industry Financial Ratio Analyses
  • Report: Leverage Analysis
  • Per-Share Data
  • Profitability Analysis
Section 8:
  • Quality Rating Overview
  • Report: Explanation of the Quality Rating
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  • Walt Disney Co
  • Charter Communications Inc
  • Financiere de l'Odet SA
  • WPP Plc
  • Vivendi SA
  • Netflix Inc
  • Omnicom Group Incorporated
  • Liberty Global PLC
  • CBS Corporation
  • Dish Network Corporation
  • Qurate Retail Inc
  • Toppan Printing Co Ltd
  • Viacom, Inc.
  • Hakuhodo Dy Holdings Inc
  • Thomson Reuters Corp
  • Publicis Groupe SA
  • Rogers Communications Inc
  • Relx PLC
  • Interpublic Group of Companies Inc
  • Dentsu Incorporated
  • News Corp
  • Lagardere S.C.A.
  • RTL Group
  • Naspers Limited
  • S&P Global Inc
  • Pearson plc
  • Fuji Media Holdings, Incorporated
  • Sirius XM Holdings Inc
  • AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc
  • Grupo Televisa S.A.B
  • Prosiebensat 1 Media SE
  • Mediaset
  • Itv PLC
  • Lions Gate Entertainment Corp
  • Shaw Communications Inc
  • Nippon Television Holdings Incorporation
  • Cineworld Group Plc
  • Cyber Agent Incorporated
  • Jcdecaux SA
  • Tokyo Broadcasting System Holdings Inc
  • Cinemark Holdings, Incorporation.
  • Cheil Worldwide Incorporation
  • Gannett Co Inc
  • Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
  • Kabel Deutschland Holding Ag
  • Informa PLC
  • AMC Networks Inc
  • Cyfrowy Polsat SA
  • TV Asahi Holdings Corp
  • Groupon Inc
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