UK PLCs active in media


Aggregate Market Capitalisation of UK sector over time



Listed Companies and Valuation ratios
as at 2022-07-31


Rank Company Company Number Sector Market Cap GBP Enterprise Value GBP PE EV/Revenue EV/EBITDA
1 RELX PLC 00077536 Media 46,593,600,000 53,723,170,000 38.1 7.6 25.4
2 INFORMA PLC 08860726 Media 8,616,420,000 10,758,100,000 6.5 38.6
3 PEARSON PLC 00053723 Media 5,574,100,000 5,783,229,000 18.0 1.7 15.8
4 ITV PLC 04967001 Media 2,960,290,000 3,443,307,000 10.4 1.2 6.3
5 YOUGOV PLC 03607311 Media 1,212,190,000 1,140,853,700 151.3 7.4 42.8
6 GLOBALDATA PLC 03925319 Media 1,123,890,000 1,152,107,900 52.5 6.5 24.9
7 NEXT FIFTEEN COMMUNICATIONS GROUP PLC 01579589 Media 1,005,800,000 1,046,342,100 3.2 31.0
8 4IMPRINT GROUP PLC 00177991 Media 895,930,000 678,001,000 398.8 1.2 243.8
9 S4 CAPITAL PLC 10476913 Media 709,750,000 502,619,000 1.5 10.1
10 BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC 01984336 Media 338,680,000 312,598,000 27.9 1.8 17.1
11 REACH PLC 00082548 Media 304,510,000 233,608,600 0.4 1.7
12 WILMINGTON PLC 03015847 Media 240,470,000 275,540,400 41.0 2.5 17.5
13 HYVE GROUP PLC 01927339 Media 204,150,000 280,690,900 11.3 -16.8
14 M&C SAATCHI PLC Media 187,050,000 187,050,000
15 THE PEBBLE GROUP PLC 12231361 Media 159,080,000 141,736,000 39.2 1.7 19.8
16 TIME OUT GROUP PLC 07440171 Media 144,420,000 146,552,940 2.1 -15.0
17 STV GROUP PLC SC203873 Media 130,820,000 168,362,800 16.0 1.6 8.8
18 EVERYMAN MEDIA GROUP PLC 08684079 Media 99,380,000 204,193,000 8.4 -16.1
19 CENTAUR MEDIA PLC 04948078 Media 68,290,000 62,591,140 1.9 41.7
20 EBIQUITY PLC 03967525 Media 64,940,000 74,345,910 1.3 32.2
21 DIANOMI PLC Media 55,550,000 55,550,000
22 THE MISSION GROUP PLC 05733632 Media 51,420,000 65,727,800 0.5 23.4
23 NATIONAL WORLD PLC 12021298 Media 49,290,000 37,734,000
24 SYSTEM1 GROUP PLC 05940040 Media 33,030,000 31,399,020 1.4 -73.7
25 BIDSTACK GROUP PLC 04466195 Media 30,270,000 32,436,470 19.1 -4.6
26 ZINC MEDIA GROUP PLC SC075133 Media 17,420,000 17,222,832 0.8 -14.6
27 ONE MEDIA IP GROUP PLC 05799897 Media 16,960,000 7,738,980 25.4 1.9 5.2
28 NAHL GROUP PLC 08996352 Media 15,750,000 38,162,600 0.8 28.9
29 STRIP TINNING HOLDINGS PLC Media 15,520,000 15,520,000
30 DIGITALBOX PLC 04606754 Media 14,740,000 13,611,690 6.2 124.9
31 MERIT GROUP PLC 04267888 Media 9,220,000 16,762,910 0.7 -40.7
32 LIVE COMPANY GROUP PLC 00630968 Media 8,500,000 9,245,292 2.1 -19.8
33 JAYWING PLC 05935923 Media 7,930,000 16,142,480 0.6 119.6
34 AEOREMA COMMUNICATIONS PLC 04314540 Media 6,190,000 5,487,400 1.3 -14.1
35 VELA TECHNOLOGIES PLC 03904195 Media 4,270,000 598,310
36 PRIMORUS INVESTMENTS PLC 03740688 Media 4,060,000 3,139,294 1.3 0.8
37 SPACEANDPEOPLE PLC SC212277 Media 1,900,000 1,534,608 0.3 -1.3
38 MEDIAZEST PLC 05151799 Media 980,000 2,430,920 1.2 -19.6


Measure Number of companies Sector Market Cap GBP Enterprise Value GBP PE EV/Revenue EV/EBITDA
TOTAL SECTOR 38 Media 70,976,760,000 80,685,443,996
Straight Average (ignoring negatives) Media 68.3 3.3 41.9
Average excluding max and min outliers (ignoring negatives) Media 42.0 2.8 33.4
Median (ignoring negatives) Media 33.0 1.7 24.9
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