Grupo Televisa (NYSE:TV) and Its Rivals Critical Contrast

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

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Grupo Televisa and its competitors revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Grupo Televisa $5.17 billion $199.46 million 47.67
Grupo Televisa Competitors $12.55 billion $1.47 billion 170.11

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

Risk & Volatility

Grupo Televisa has a beta of 1.21, indicating that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Grupo Televisa’s competitors have a beta of 1.45, indicating that their average share price is 45% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

57.9% of Grupo Televisa shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 52.3% of shares of all “Broadcasting” companies are held by institutional investors. 13.1% of shares of all “Broadcasting” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.


This table compares Grupo Televisa and its competitors’ 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%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Grupo Televisa and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Grupo Televisa 0 4 2 0 2.33
Grupo Televisa Competitors 203 1050 2290 44 2.61

Grupo Televisa currently has a consensus target price of $27.00, indicating a potential upside of 45.24%. As a group, “Broadcasting” companies have a potential upside of 13.18%. Given Grupo Televisa’s higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Grupo Televisa is more favorable than its competitors.


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 58.1% of their earnings in the form of a dividend.


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

About Grupo Televisa

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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