Entercom Communications Corp. Class A Shares Close the Day 10.1% Lower - Daily Wrap

The company saw its shares close the day 10.1% lower than yesterday, with trading volume lower than its 30 day average.

Mar 23, 2021 by Kwhen Finance Editors

Entercom Communications Corp. Class A Shares Close the Day 10.1% Lower - Daily Wrap
Entercom Communications Corp. Class A shares closed today 10.1% lower than it did at the end of yesterday. The stock is currently up 139.7% year-to-date, up 240.2% over the past 12 months, and down 34.7% over the past five years. Today, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.0%, and the S&P 500 fell 0.8%.

Trading Activity

  • Shares traded as high as $6.31 and as low as $5.24 this week.
  • Shares closed 2e+1% below its 52-week high and 6e+2% above its 52-week low.
  • Trading volume this week was 16.9% lower than the 10-day average and 18.8% lower than the 30-day average.
  • Beta, a measure of the stock’s volatility relative to the overall market stands at 1.4.

Technical Indicators

  • The Relative Strength Index (RSI) on the stock was under 30, indicating it may be underbought.
  • MACD, a trend-following momentum indicator, indicates a downward trend.
  • The stock closed below its Bollinger band, indicating it may be oversold.

Fundamentals & Catalysts

  • Over the past 12 months the company generated $133 million in earnings before interest and taxes from $1 billion in revenue. It currently holds $32 million in cash and $188 million in debt.
  • Its forward price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 8.76470604624853 is higher than its current P/E ratio of -3.34, implying that analysts are expecting a decrease in earnings.
  • The company's price/earnings-to-growth ratio (PEG Ratio), a widely used indicator of a stock's true value while also factoring in expected earnings growth, currently stands at 0.01. A fairly valued company should have a PEG ratio of 1.0. When a company's PEG exceeds 1.0, it's considered overvalued while a stock with a PEG of less than 1.0 is considered undervalued.
  • The company's debt-to-equity ratio, which measures the extent to which it finances its operations through debt, currently stands at 4.32 which means it currently has $4.32 of debt for every $1 of equity. Generally speaking, a debt to equity ratio below 1.0 is seen as relatively safe, while ratios of 2.0 or higher would be considered risky. Some industries are known for having much higher debt to equity ratios than others.
  • The company's price-to-book ratio, which measures the market's valuation of a company relative to its book value, currently stands at 0.74. This means that the stock is trading at a discount of 1 times relative to the company's book value which reflects the total value of a company's assets that shareholders of that company would receive if the company were to be liquidated.
  • The company's price-to-sales ratio, which shows how much the market values every dollar of the company's sales, currently stands at 0.52.
  • The company's enterprise value-to-revenue multiple, which is often used to determine a company's valuation in the case of a potential acquisition, currently stands at 1.93.

P/E

-3.34

EBITDA

$133M

P/Book

0.74

Mkt Cap

$810M

P/Sales

0.52

Revenue

$1B

EPS (TTM)

-1.80

PEG Ratio

0.01

EV/Revenue

1.93

Total Cash

$32M

Debt/Equity

4.32

Forward P/E

8.76

Current Debt

$188M

Gross Profit

$1B

Dividend Date

-

Earnings Date

2021-02-24

Profit Margin

-0.49

Revenue/Share

8.63

Total Revenue

$1B

Enterprise Val

$2B

Put/Call Ratio

0.27

Revenue/Employee

0.00

Market Comparative Performance

  • The company's share price lags the S&P 500 Index today, beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company's share price lags the Dow Jones Industrial Average today, beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company share price lags the performance of its peers in the Communication Services industry sector today, beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5 year basis
NameDoD %ΔYTD %Δ1 Yr %52-Week H %52-Week L %
Entercom Communications Corp. Class A-10.1139.7240.2-9.1669.3
Dow Jones Industrial Average-1.07.573.9-1.869.6
S&P 500 Index-0.85.374.3-1.270.3
Communication Services-0.712.790.7-0.884.5

Peer Group Comparative Performance

  • The company's stock price performance year-to-date beats the peer average by 119.0%
  • The company's stock price performance over the past 12 months beats the peer average by 164.6%
NameMKT CAP (USD)P/EYTD %Δ1 Yr %Δ52-Week H %52-Week L %
Entercom Communications Corp. Class AETM-3.3139.7240.2-9.1669.3
Peer AvgN/A-13.363.890.8-18.6163.4
Cumulus Media Inc. Class ACMLS026.1108.7-7.4262.7
Saga Communications Inc. Class ASGA-63.2-1.20.3-22.045.0
Salem Media Group Inc. Class ASALM-1.2200.0254.7-20.8353.6
Beasley Broadcast Group Inc. Class ABBGI-2.194.090.1-42.9155.7

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