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How to buy Cumulus Media Inc Class A stock

Learn how to easily invest in Cumulus Media Inc Class A stock.

Cumulus Media Inc Class A is a broadcasting business based in the US. Cumulus Media Inc Class A shares (CMLS) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Cumulus Media Inc Class A employs 2,588 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $958.8 million.

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Cumulus Media Inc Class A stock price (NASDAQ: CMLS)

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Cumulus Media Inc Class A shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-10-03.
Latest market close$7.17
52-week range$6.46 - $15.67
50-day moving average $8.81
200-day moving average $10.31
Wall St. target price$21.33
PE ratio 2.7461
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $2.56

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Is it a good time to buy Cumulus Media Inc Class A stock?

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Cumulus Media Inc Class A price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $7.17 from 2022-10-04

1 week (2022-09-27) -2.71%
1 month (2022-09-02) N/A
3 months (2022-07-05) -7.12%
6 months (2022-04-06) -28.08%
1 year (2021-10-06) -44.76%
2 years (2020-10-06) 37.88%
3 years (2019-10-04) 14.53
5 years (2017-10-02) N/A

Is Cumulus Media Inc Class A stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Cumulus Media Inc Class A stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Cumulus Media Inc Class A's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Cumulus Media Inc Class A's P/E ratio

Cumulus Media Inc Class A's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 3x. In other words, Cumulus Media Inc Class A shares trade at around 3x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Cumulus Media Inc Class A's PEG ratio

Cumulus Media Inc Class A's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.4933. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Cumulus Media Inc Class A's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Cumulus Media Inc Class A's EBITDA

Cumulus Media Inc Class A's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $157.7 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Cumulus Media Inc Class A's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Cumulus Media Inc Class A financials

Revenue TTM $958.8 million
Operating margin TTM 10.78%
Gross profit TTM $556.7 million
Return on assets TTM 3.91%
Return on equity TTM 13.63%
Profit margin 5.51%
Book value $21.23
Market capitalisation $133.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Cumulus Media Inc Class A share dividends

We're not expecting Cumulus Media Inc Class A to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Cumulus Media Inc Class A's shares ever split?

Cumulus Media Inc Class A's shares were split on a 1:8 basis on 13 October 2016. So if you had owned 8 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Cumulus Media Inc Class A shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 700% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Cumulus Media Inc Class A shares which in turn could have impacted Cumulus Media Inc Class A's share price.

Cumulus Media Inc Class A share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Cumulus Media Inc Class A's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.462 up to $15.67. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CMLS.US volatility(beta: 1.48)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Cumulus Media Inc Class A's is 1.4808. This would suggest that Cumulus Media Inc Class A's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Cumulus Media Inc Class A overview

Cumulus Media Inc. , an audio-first media company, owns and operates radio stations in the United States. It owns and operates 406 stations in 86 markets, as well as approximately 9,500 affiliated stations through Westwood One. The company's content portfolio includes sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from various brands, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and other partners. It also provides digital marketing services, such as email marketing, geo-targeted display and video solutions, website and microsite building, hosting, social media management, reputation management, and search engine marketing and optimization. The company serves advertisers through broadcast and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms. Cumulus Media Inc.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Cumulus Media Inc Class A is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 3.764% of Cumulus Media Inc Class A shares are held by insiders and 77.188% by institutions.
How many people work for Cumulus Media Inc Class A?
Latest data suggests 2,588 work at Cumulus Media Inc Class A.
When does the fiscal year end for Cumulus Media Inc Class A?
Cumulus Media Inc Class A's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Cumulus Media Inc Class A based?
Cumulus Media Inc Class A's address is: 780 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA, United States, 30342
What is Cumulus Media Inc Class A's ISIN number?
Cumulus Media Inc Class A's international securities identification number is: US2310828015
What is Cumulus Media Inc Class A's CUSIP number?
Cumulus Media Inc Class A's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 231082801

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