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Fairfax Media Limited (FXJ) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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Fairfax Media Limited (FXJ)-Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description-A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.

- Corporate strategy-Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.

- SWOT Analysis-A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.

- Company history-Progression of key events associated with the company.

- Major products and services-A list of major products, services and brands of the company.

- Key competitors-A list of key competitors to the company.

- Key employees-A list of the key executives of the company.

- Executive biographies-A brief summary of the executives' employment history.

- Key operational heads-A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.

- Important locations and subsidiaries-A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.

- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years-The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.

- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods-The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.


Fairfax Media Limited (Fairfax) is multi-platform media services provider that focuses on publishing news, information, and entertainment; advertising sales in newspaper, magazine, and digital formats; and radio broadcasting. The company maintains a portfolio of publications such as newspapers, magazines, websites, tablet, and smart phone apps, which offer news and information services. Fairfax Media's publishing business consists of metropolitan, agricultural, regional and community newspapers, and financial and consumer magazines. In the online media domain, the company manages websites for various categories, including automotive, business and finance, dating, employment sites, lifestyle and entertainment, news, property, sports, weather, video, technology, travel and accommodation, regional websites, agricultural sites and others. The company principally operates in Australia, New Zealand, and the US. Fairfax is headquartered in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

Fairfax Media Limited Key Recent Developments

Nov 08,2018: Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Receives an A for Patient Safety in Fall 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Jul 03,2018: Australia's Fairfax Media spinoff Domain names new CEO

Apr 06,2018: Fairfax Media names Tory Maguire as national editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age

Aug 22,2017: Fairfax Media names new CEO for Stuff

Apr 19,2017: Fairfax Media appoints Matt Rowley as chief revenue officer

Key benefits of buying this profile include:

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.

- The profile analyzes the company's business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

Understand and respond to your competitors' business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.

- The company's core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies' strategic, financial and operational performance.

- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.

- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Table Of Content


Table of Contents

Table of Contents 3

List of Tables 5

List of Figures 5

Section 1-About the Company 6

Fairfax Media Limited-Key Facts 6

Fairfax Media Limited-Key Employees 7

Fairfax Media Limited-Key Employee Biographies 8

Fairfax Media Limited-Major Products and Services 9

Fairfax Media Limited-History 11

Fairfax Media Limited-Company Statement 13

Fairfax Media Limited-Locations And Subsidiaries 17

Head Office 17

Other Locations & Subsidiaries 17

Section 2-Company Analysis 19

Company Overview 19

Fairfax Media Limited-Business Description 20

Business Segment: Australian Community Media 20

Overview 20

Performance 20

Business Segment: Domain Group 20

Overview 20

Performance 20

Business Segment: Metropolitan Media 20

Overview 20

Performance 21

Business Segment: New Zealand Media 21

Overview 21

Performance 21

Business Segment: Radio 21

Overview 21

Performance 21

Geographical Segment: Australia 21

Performance 21

Geographical Segment: New Zealand 21

Performance 21

Fairfax Media Limited-Corporate Strategy 22

Fairfax Media Limited-SWOT Analysis 23

SWOT Analysis-Overview 23

Fairfax Media Limited-Strengths 23

Fairfax Media Limited-Weaknesses 24

Fairfax Media Limited-Opportunities 25

Fairfax Media Limited-Threats 26

Fairfax Media Limited-Key Competitors 27

Section 3-Company Financial Ratios 28

Financial Ratios-Capital Market Ratios 28

Financial Ratios-Annual Ratios 29

Performance Chart 32

Financial Performance 32

Financial Ratios-Interim Ratios 33

Financial Ratios-Ratio Charts 34

Section 4-Company's Recent Developments 35

Nov 08, 2018: Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Receives an A for Patient Safety in Fall 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade 35

Nov 08, 2018: Inova Fairfax Medical Campus Receives an A for Patient Safety in Fall 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade 38

Feb 22, 2017: Fairfax Media appoints non-executive director 41

Section 5-Appendix 42

Methodology 42

Ratio Definitions 42

About GlobalData 46

Contact Us 46

Disclaimer 46

List Of Figure

List of Figures

Fairfax Media Limited, Performance Chart (2014-2018) 32

Fairfax Media Limited, Ratio Charts 34

List Of Table

List of Tables

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Facts 6

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Employees 7

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Employee Biographies 8

Fairfax Media Limited, Major Products and Services 9

Fairfax Media Limited, History 11

Fairfax Media Limited, Other Locations 17

Fairfax Media Limited, Subsidiaries 17

Fairfax Media Limited, Key Competitors 27

Fairfax Media Limited, Ratios based on current share price 28

Fairfax Media Limited, Annual Ratios 29

Fairfax Media Limited, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 30

Fairfax Media Limited, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 31

Fairfax Media Limited, Interim Ratios 33

Currency Codes 42

Capital Market Ratios 42

Equity Ratios 43

Profitability Ratios 43

Cost Ratios 44

Liquidity Ratios 44

Leverage Ratios 45

Efficiency Ratios 45

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