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Market Cap $993.82 million
P/E Ratio 3.01
Dividend Yield N/A
Shares Outstanding 1.59 billion
Earnings per share 0.209
Dividend per share N/A
Year To Date Return -2.33%
Earnings Yield 33.19%
Franking 100%
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Seven West Media Ltd (ASX: SWM)
Latest News

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Seven West (ASX:SWM) share price heads south despite soaring earnings

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Seven West (ASX:SWM) share price slumps despite good news of Prime acquisition

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Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
25 Sep 2017 $0.0200 100.00% Final 18 Oct 2017
17 Mar 2017 $0.0200 100.00% Interim 13 Apr 2017
14 Sep 2016 $0.0400 100.00% Final 07 Oct 2016
17 Mar 2016 $0.0400 100.00% Interim 11 Apr 2016
02 Sep 2015 $0.0400 100.00% 09 Oct 2015
11 Mar 2015 $0.0600 100.00% 01 Apr 2015
03 Sep 2014 $0.0600 100.00% Final 10 Oct 2014
07 Mar 2014 $0.0600 100.00% Interim 01 Apr 2014
08 Mar 2013 $0.0600 100.00% Interim 02 Apr 2013
08 Mar 2012 $0.1900 100.00% Interim 02 Apr 2012
05 Sep 2011 $0.2600 100.00% Final 14 Oct 2011

SWM ASX Announcements

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About Seven West Media Ltd

Seven West Media operates Seven Network, a free-to-air television network spread across five capital cities, as well as in regional Queensland. It also owns most of the newspapers circulating in Western Australia (including the monopoly Perth title called West Australian Newspapers), as well as the country's second-largest magazine publishing group (Pacific Magazines). In the Australian online space, it operates broadcast on demand, or BVOD, service called 7plus.

SWM Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
16 May 2022 $0.63 $0.01 1.61% 2,806,462 $0.62 $0.65 $0.62
13 May 2022 $0.62 $-0.01 -1.59% 3,516,723 $0.63 $0.64 $0.61
12 May 2022 $0.63 $-0.02 -3.10% 2,085,513 $0.62 $0.64 $0.62
11 May 2022 $0.65 $0.03 4.84% 2,727,062 $0.62 $0.65 $0.61
10 May 2022 $0.62 $0.00 0.00% 5,198,198 $0.60 $0.63 $0.58
09 May 2022 $0.62 $-0.03 -4.62% 4,640,051 $0.65 $0.65 $0.61
06 May 2022 $0.65 $-0.02 -3.01% 6,926,011 $0.65 $0.66 $0.63
05 May 2022 $0.67 $0.03 4.69% 6,783,244 $0.66 $0.68 $0.65
04 May 2022 $0.64 $-0.02 -3.05% 14,158,222 $0.69 $0.69 $0.62
03 May 2022 $0.66 $-0.01 -1.50% 4,826,462 $0.67 $0.67 $0.64
02 May 2022 $0.67 $-0.03 -4.29% 1,356,522 $0.69 $0.69 $0.67
29 Apr 2022 $0.70 $0.01 1.46% 2,400,032 $0.69 $0.71 $0.68
28 Apr 2022 $0.69 $0.02 3.01% 1,398,692 $0.68 $0.69 $0.66
27 Apr 2022 $0.67 $-0.02 -2.90% 1,671,349 $0.68 $0.69 $0.67
26 Apr 2022 $0.69 $-0.01 -1.43% 1,693,848 $0.68 $0.70 $0.67
22 Apr 2022 $0.70 $-0.01 -1.41% 1,856,476 $0.70 $0.72 $0.69
21 Apr 2022 $0.71 $0.02 2.88% 2,957,133 $0.70 $0.71 $0.68
20 Apr 2022 $0.70 $0.01 1.45% 1,360,562 $0.70 $0.70 $0.68

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
16 Feb 2022 Teresa Dyson Buy 14 $9,999
On-market trade.
26 Nov 2021 James Warburton Issued 5 $3,127,907
Issue of securities. 23,963,179 - Performance Rights
25 Nov 2021 James Warburton Issued 11 $6,918,750
Issue of securities.
11 Nov 2021 David Evans Buy 470 $2,624,950
On-market trade.
10 Nov 2021 Kerry Stokes Buy 1 $988,502
On-market trade.
06 Sep 2021 Teresa Dyson Buy 65 $29,999
On-market trade.

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Kerry Matthew Stokes Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman Sep 2008
Mr Stokes is also Chairman of Australian Capital Equity Pty Limited. Mr Stokes' board memberships include Council Member for the Paley Group (formerly the International Council for Museum & Television); Chairman and Fellow (since November 2015) for the Australian War Memorial (previously a Council Member); and a former Chairman of the National Gallery of Australia.
Mr Ryan Kerry Stokes Non-Executive Director Aug 2011
Mr Stokes is Chairman of WesTrac, Chairman of Coates, Director of Beach Energy since July 2016, Chairman of Boral and Director since September 2020. Mr Stokes is Chief Executive Officer of Australian Capital Equity Pty Limited (ACE). ACE is a private company with its primary investment being an interest in SGH. Mr Stokes was appointed Chairman of the National Gallery of Australia in July 2018.
He is also a member of the IOC Olympic Education Commission. Mr Stokes was Chairman of the National Library of Australia from 2012 to 2018. Mr Stokes was an Executive Director and then Chairman of Pacific Magazines from 2004 to 2008 and a Director of Yahoo7 from 2005 to 2013. Mr Stokes was a member of the Prime Ministerial Advisory Council on Veterans Mental Health from 2014 to 2019.
Ms Teresa Mary Dyson Non-Executive Director Nov 2017
Ms Dyson is an experienced company director, with a range of experience across public and private sectors. Ms Dyson has been involved in strategic decision making in business and organisational structuring, covering the financial services, transport, energy and resources sectors, as well as infrastructure projects. s Dyson is a director of Power & Water Corporation (NT), Energy Queensland, Shine Justice Limited (formerly Shine Corporate Limited) since February 2020, Genex Power Limited since May 2018, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Board, Energy Super until its merger with LGIAsuper on 1 July 2021 and from that date Ms Dyson became a director of LGIAsuper, Fare Limited, and is a member of the Foreign Investment Review Board and the Takeovers Panel. She is a former director of UN Women National Committee Australia Ltd, Consolidated Tin Mines (from January 2019 to January 2020) and Opera Queensland.
Ms Colette Mary Garnsey Non-Executive Director Dec 2018
Ms Garnsey has over 30 years of executive experience, having held senior management positions at David Jones, Pacific Brands, and Premier Investments, encompassing strategy, operations, marketing, business planning and business transformation. She spent over 20 years with David Jones Limited rising to become Group General Manager. Ms Garnsey has served on the board of the Melbourne
Fashion Festival. She has also advised the CSIRO, The Federal Innovation Council, and the business advisory boards of various Federal Trade and Investment Ministers and Australian Fashion Week. Ms Garnsey has been a Non-Executive Director of Flight Centre Travel Group since February 2018, Magellan Financial Group since November 2020 and is a Non-Executive Director and former Chair of Australian Wool Innovation Limited and a Non-Executive Director of Laser Clinics Australia.
Mr Michael Martin Malone Non-Executive Director Jun 2015
Mr Malone founded iiNet in 1993 and continued as CEO for more than 20 years. After leaving iiNet, Mr Malone went on to co-found Diamond Cyber Security. Mr Malone is a Non-Executive Director of NBN Co, Axicom Pty Ltd, and a former Director/Chairman of Superloop Ltd. He is also a member of the Advisory Committee of the Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund. He is a member of Risk committee.
Mr John Henry Alexander Non-Executive Director May 2013
Mr Alexander was the Executive Chairman of Consolidated Media Holdings Limited (CMH) from 2007 to November 2012, when CMH was acquired by News Corporation. Prior to 2007, Mr Alexander was the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Publishing and Broadcasting Limited (PBL) from 2004, the Chief Executive of ACP Magazines Limited from 1999 and PBL's group media division comprising ACP Magazines Limited and the Nine Network from 2002. Before joining the PBL Group, Mr Alexander was the Editor-in-Chief, Publisher & Editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and Editor-in-Chief of The Australian Financial Review. Mr Alexander was a director of listed company Crown Resorts Limited. Mr Alexander has previously acted as a director of a number of companies including Foxtel Management Pty Limited, Fox Sports Australia Pty Limited, SEEK Limited, Limited, Ninemsn Pty Limited & CrownBet.
Mr Michael Irwin Ziegelaar Non-Executive Director Nov 2017
Mr Ziegelaar has experience in corporate, equity capital markets and M&A transactions and has acted for a wide range of clients across various industries. He is a senior partner of global law firm Herbert Smith Freehills, where he is the Co-Head of the Australian Equity Capital Markets Group. He is a member of risk committee.
Mr David Evans Non-Executive Director Aug 2012
Mr Evans is Executive Chairman of E & P Financial Group Limited (formerly Evans Dixon Ltd). Mr Evans established Evans and Partners Pty Ltd, the investment advisory company in June 2007. Since 1990, he has worked in various roles within JB Were & Son, and then the merged entity Goldman Sachs JBWere Pty Ltd (GSJBW). Prior to establishing Evans and Partners Mr Evans ran Goldman Sachs JBWere's Private Wealth business and the Institutional Equities business. His most recent role at GSJBW was as Managing Director and Chief of Staff. Mr Evans is a member of the Victorian Police Corporate Advisory Group and former Chairman of Cricket Australia's Investment Committee. He is Member of Risk Committee.
Mr James Warburton Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Aug 2019
Mr Warburton was Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of APN Outdoor where he led a transformation and turnaround at the company before departing in late 2018 when APN Outdoor was acquired by JCDecaux for a record valuation. Before his appointment to APN Outdoor, Mr Warburton was the Chief Executive Officer of Supercars for five years. In this position, Mr Warburton drove growth in the sport and delivered broadcast, sponsorship and funding deals. Mr Warburton has also held senior leadership roles at media buying company Universal McCann, he was Chief Digital and Sales Officer of the Seven Media Group, and he was the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Network 10.
Mr Warren Walter Coatsworth Company Secretary Apr 2013
J Howard Chief Financial Officer
KA McGrath Chief People and Culture Officer
KJ Burnette Chief Revenue Officer
BI McWilliam Commercial Director
Warren Walter Coatsworth Company Secretary

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Network Investment Holdings Pty Ltd 618,711,654 40.23%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 195,838,636 12.73%
Hsbc Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 127,825,091 8.31%
J P Morgan Nominees Australia Pty Ltd 60,372,788 3.93%
3Rd Wave Investors Pty Ltd 40,000,000 2.60%
National Nominees Limited 26,430,149 1.72%
Ubs Nominees Pty Ltd 24,165,368 1.57%
Bnp Paribas Noms Pty Ltd 11,593,847 0.75%
Sojourn Services Pty Ltd 10,742,379 0.70%
Jamplat Pty Ltd 10,550,000 0.69%
Brispot Nominees Pty Ltd 7,749,866 0.50%
Bnp Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd 6,206,658 0.40%
Mr John Alex Rumble & Mrs Sonja Rumble 4,893,000 0.32%
Cs Fourth Nominees Pty Limited 4,529,255 0.29%
Ruz Pty Limited 4,400,000 0.29%
Fccf Holdings Pty Ltd 3,500,000 0.23%
CS Third Nominees Pty Limited 3,290,804 0.21%
Mr Paul Damien Smith & Ms Torrel Lyn Scullin 3,000,000 0.20%
Certane Ct Pty Ltd 2,847,751 0.19%
Bucky Pty Ltd 2,514,690 0.16%