Southern Cross Media Group Ltd (ASX: SXL) Share Price and News





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Market Cap $404.25 million
P/E Ratio 12.76
Dividend Yield 6.13%
Shares Outstanding 264.21 million
Earnings per share 0.122
Dividend per share 0.09
Year To Date Return -17.78%
Earnings Yield 7.84%
Franking 100%
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Southern Cross Media Group Ltd (ASX: SXL)
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Buyback bonanza! Why the Southern Cross Media (ASX:SXL) share price is up 8% today

Southern Cross shares are rising today after some big news from the company.

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Earnings Results

Southern Cross Media (ASX:SXL) share price drops 11% on profit fall

Shares in the Aussie media giant are sinking today. Here's what the company announced.

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Southern Cross (ASX:SXL) share price booms 6% as profits nearly double

The company has had quite the turnaround from the previous financial year.

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Why the Southern Cross Media (ASX: SXL) share price is up 5% today

Southern Cross Media will be adding some of your favourite TV shows to its broadcasting regions.

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Dividend Payment History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Ex-Date Amount Franking Type Payable
09 Mar 2022 $0.0450 100.00% Interim 07 Apr 2022
01 Sep 2021 $0.0500 100.00% Final 01 Oct 2021
06 Sep 2019 $0.0400 100.00% Final 08 Oct 2019
01 Mar 2019 $0.0375 100.00% Interim 11 Apr 2019
07 Sep 2018 $0.0400 100.00% Final 09 Oct 2018
02 Mar 2018 $0.0375 100.00% Interim 12 Apr 2018
08 Sep 2017 $0.0400 100.00% Final 10 Oct 2017
02 Mar 2017 $0.0375 100.00% Interim 11 Apr 2017
01 Sep 2016 $0.0350 100.00% Final 11 Oct 2016
05 Apr 2016 $0.0325 100.00% Interim 06 May 2016
25 Sep 2015 $0.0300 100.00% 04 Nov 2015
01 Apr 2015 $0.0300 100.00% 12 May 2015
25 Sep 2014 $0.0300 100.00% Final 03 Nov 2014
01 Apr 2014 $0.0450 100.00% Interim 24 Apr 2014
23 Sep 2013 $0.0450 100.00% Final 21 Oct 2013
02 Apr 2013 $0.0450 100.00% Interim 26 Apr 2013
21 Sep 2012 $0.0500 100.00% Final 19 Oct 2012
23 Mar 2012 $0.0500 100.00% Interim 19 Apr 2012
23 Sep 2011 $0.0300 100.00% Final 20 Oct 2011
07 Mar 2011 $0.0700 100.00% Interim 25 May 2011
13 Sep 2010 $0.0620 100.00% Final 08 Oct 2010

SXL ASX Announcements

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About Southern Cross Media Group Ltd

Southern Cross Media Group Ltd (ASX: SXL) is a media provider in the communications services sector on the ASX. The group is one of Australia's major media companies, as the parent company of Southern Cross Austereo.

The group owns and engages in the broadcasting of content on free to air commercial radio (AM, FM and digital), TV and online media platforms across Australia. Southern Cross (formerly Macquarie Media Group) is responsible for brands including 2Day FM, Triple M and the Hit Network.

Southern Cross shares first listed on the ASX in 2006 and now sit on the S&P/ASX 200 Index (ASX: XJO) alongside Australia’s biggest companies.

SXL Share Price History Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Close Change % Change Volume Open High Low
17 May 2022 $1.55 $-0.04 -2.51% 990,893 $1.59 $1.60 $1.55
16 May 2022 $1.60 $-0.02 -1.24% 416,363 $1.63 $1.64 $1.60
13 May 2022 $1.62 $0.11 7.31% 863,095 $1.55 $1.63 $1.54
12 May 2022 $1.51 $-0.03 -1.95% 953,019 $1.54 $1.56 $1.51
11 May 2022 $1.54 $-0.01 -0.65% 996,448 $1.55 $1.58 $1.53
10 May 2022 $1.54 $-0.01 -0.65% 1,747,445 $1.55 $1.57 $1.52
09 May 2022 $1.55 $-0.09 -5.49% 1,011,534 $1.63 $1.64 $1.55
06 May 2022 $1.64 $-0.02 -1.20% 413,695 $1.65 $1.66 $1.62
05 May 2022 $1.66 $0.01 0.61% 464,788 $1.66 $1.70 $1.65
04 May 2022 $1.65 $-0.04 -2.37% 379,797 $1.71 $1.71 $1.65
03 May 2022 $1.69 $0.01 0.60% 371,583 $1.70 $1.72 $1.68
02 May 2022 $1.68 $-0.04 -2.33% 447,361 $1.70 $1.70 $1.68
29 Apr 2022 $1.72 $0.04 2.39% 510,303 $1.66 $1.72 $1.66
28 Apr 2022 $1.68 $0.02 1.20% 301,378 $1.68 $1.69 $1.66
27 Apr 2022 $1.66 $0.00 0.00% 597,791 $1.72 $1.72 $1.64
26 Apr 2022 $1.66 $-0.06 -3.50% 898,588 $1.68 $1.71 $1.66
22 Apr 2022 $1.72 $-0.02 -1.15% 1,049,291 $1.75 $1.75 $1.70
21 Apr 2022 $1.74 $-0.04 -2.25% 618,535 $1.77 $1.79 $1.73
20 Apr 2022 $1.78 $0.04 2.30% 658,972 $1.75 $1.79 $1.75

Director Transactions Data provided by Morningstar.

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Date Director Type Amount Value Notes
20 Dec 2021 Heith Mackay-Cruise Buy 4 $10,024
On-market trade.
24 Nov 2021 Carole Campbell Buy 21 $45,253
On-market trade.
12 Nov 2021 Heith Mackay-Cruise Buy 13 $29,890
On-market trade.

Directors & Management Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Robert (Rob) Andrew Murray Non-Executive DirectorNon-Executive Chairman Sep 2014
Mr Murray has experience in sales, marketing and general management having served most recently as the CEO of Lio. Before joining Lion Nathan in 2004, Rob worked with Procter & Gamble for 12 years, and then for eight years with Nestle, first as Managing Director of the UK Food business, and then as CEO of Nestle Oceania. Rob brings consumer behaviour and global experience in mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions. He is Chair of Metcash, a director of the Bestest Foundation, and Advisory Chair of the Hawkes Brewing Company. He was previously a director of Dick Smith Holdings, Super Retail Group and Linfox Logistics.
Mr Grant Blackley Chief Executive OfficerManaging Director Jun 2015
Mr Blackley has more than 30 years of experience in the media and entertainment sectors. Grant joined the Board in June 2015 as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director and is responsible for the strategic and operational performance of the Company. Grant is the Chairman of Commercial Radio Australia and a director of the Australian Association of National Advertisers. He has in the past served as a director of Free TV Australia. He has served in numerous senior leadership roles including at the TEN Network, as CEO from 2005 to 2010. Prior to becoming CEO, Grant held roles in network sales, digital media and multi-channel program development as well as being responsible for group strategy and acquisitions.
Ms Melanie Victoria Rose Willis Non-Executive Director May 2016
Ms Willis has experience in corporate finance, strategy and innovation and investments both in executive and non-executive roles. She has worked in sectors including accounting and finance, infrastructure, property investment management and retail services (including tourism and start-up ventures). She held executive roles as CEO of NRMA Investments (and head of strategy and innovation), CEO of a financial services start-up and director of Deutsche Bank, having previously been in corporate finance at Bankers Trust and Westpac. Melanie previously chaired the audit and risk committee at Mantra and was a member of the audit committee at Pepper Group. She is chair of the Risk committee and a member of the People and Culture committee.
Mr Glen Francis Boreham Non-Executive Director Sep 2014
Mr Boreham was the inaugural Chair of Screen Australia from 2008 to 2014 and chaired the Australian Government's Convergence Review of the media industry. He has experience in the technology and data industries. Having lived in Asia, Europe and Australia, Glen brings a global perspective. Glen is also a director of Cochlear and Link Group and is Chair of the Advisory Board at IXUP. He was previously Chair of the Industry Advisory Board at the University of Technology Sydney, Chair of Advance, representing the one million Australians living overseas, as well as Deputy Chair of the Australian Information Industry Association and a Director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra. In 2010, he became a founding member of Australia's Male Champions of Change group. Glen is a Member of the Order of Australia for services to business and the arts. He is a member of the Digital Transformation Committee, People & Culture Committee.
Ms Helen Elizabeth Craig Nash Non-Executive Director Apr 2015
Ms Nash has more than 20 years of executive experience in consumer packaged goods, media and quick service restaurants. As Chief Operating Officer at McDonald's Australia, she oversaw restaurant operations, marketing, menu, insights and research and information technology. Since transitioning to her non-executive career in 2013, Helen has served as a director of companies in a range of industries. She is a director of Metcash Ltd and Inghams Group Limited, and was formerly a director of Pacific Brands Ltd and Blackmores Ltd. She is Chair of the People and Culture committee and a member of the Risk committee.
Mr Ido Leffler Non-Executive Director Oct 2020
Mr Leffler has experience in developing digital brands and networks in the start-up communities of Silicon Valley and Australasia. Ido is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer at Yoobi, a school supplies company that engages kids through bright colours, cool designs and, most importantly, cause. He is also a co-founder of Yes To Inc. Ido is a non-executive director of Vestergaard and The Lux Group. He was a non-executive director of Spark New Zealand Limited for six years until November 2020. Ido also sits on other corporate and advisory boards, including as an emeritus member of the United Nations Foundation Global Entrepreneur Council. He is a member of the Digital Transformation Committee, People & Culture Committee.
Ms Carole Louise Campbell Non-Executive Director Sep 2020
Ms Campbell has over 30 years of financial executive experience in a diverse range of industries including professional services, financial services, media, mining and industrial services. Carole started her career with KPMG and has held executive roles with Macquarie Group, Westpac Institutional Bank, Seven West Media, Bis Industries and Merivale. Carole transitioned to a non-executive career in 2018 and is a non-executive director of Humm Group Limited and GUD Holdings Limited and chairs the audit committee at both companies. She was previously a non-executive director of IVE Group Ltd. Carole is also Deputy Chair of Council of the Australian Film Television and Radio School. She is a member of the Risk committee.
Mr Heith Wray Mackay-Cruise Non-Executive Director Oct 2020
Mr Mackay-Cruise's executive career included senior roles in Marketing for Pepsi-Cola in Australia and Australian Consolidated Press and as CEO and Managing Director of PBL Media in New Zealand, Study Group and Sterling Early Education. Since 2014, Heith has focused on non-executive roles including four years on the board of the ASX-listed Bailador Technology Investments Limited, and privately owned groups including Literacy Planet, Hipages Group, LifeHealthcare, and his ongoing role as Chair of UP Education Limited. He is a member of the Risk and Digital Transformation Committee.
Mr Tony Hudson General CounselCompany Secretary Sep 2015
Brian Gallagher Chief Sales Officer
Dave Cameron Chief Content Officer
Nick McKechnie Chief Financial Officer
Nikki Clarkson Chief Marketing Officer
John Kelly Chief Operating Officer
Stephen Haddad Chief Technology Officer
Tony Hudson General CounselCompany Secretary

Top Shareholders Data provided by Morningstar.

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Name Shares Capital
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited 65,105,693 24.64%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited 61,647,900 23.33%
P Morgan Nominees Australia Limited 41,368,088 15.66%
National Nominees Limited 24,958,945 9.45%
Citicorp Nominees Pty Limited (Colonial First State Inv A/C) 6,160,726 2.33%
BNP Paribas Noms Pty Ltd (Drp) 5,202,275 1.97%
HSBC Custody Nominees (Australia) Limited (NT Comnwth Super Corp A/c) 2,459,474 0.93%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd (Agency Lending DRP A/c) 1,375,629 0.52%
Wearne Webber Capital Pty Limited 1,000,000 0.38%
Bnp Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Six Sis Ltd (Drp A/C) 756,208 0.29%
Zachary Investments Pty Ltd 750,000 0.28%
BNP Paribas Nominees Pty Ltd Hub24 Custodial Serv Ltd (Drp A/C) 587,786 0.22%
John William Harbot 550,000 0.21%
Sandhurst Trustees Ltd (SISF A/C) 409,000 0.15%
Alexandru Cosmin Farcash 363,673 0.14%
Netyard Pty Ltd 356,250 0.13%
Official Intelligence Pty Ltd 328,354 0.12%
Merrill Lynch (Australia) Nominees Pty Limited 304,425 0.12%
Talmal Pty Ltd (Talmal A/c) 300,000 0.11%
Netwealth Investments Limited 251,055 0.10%