Star Media Group Bhd operates within the Newspapers sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Star Media Group Bhd with three other
newspaper publishers in Asia:
Jagran Prakashan Ltd
sales of 17.70 billion Indian Rupees [US$260.86 million]
of which 100%
was Printing Newspapers),
Sing Tao News Corporation Limited
of Hong Kong
(1.86 billion Hong Kong Dollars [US$240.35 million]
of which 99%
was Media), and
Oriental Press Group Limited
based in Hong Kong
(1.32 billion Hong Kong Dollars [US$170.80 million]
of which 98%
was Publication of Newspapers and Magazines).
During the year ended December of 2015, sales at
Star Media Group Bhd were 1.02 billion Malaysian Ringgits (US$228.32 million).
a very small
increase of 0.5%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were 1.01 billion Malaysian Ringgits.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2013, when Star Media Group Bhd
reported sales of 1.03 billion Malaysian Ringgits.
The sales level in 2015 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2010, Star Media Group Bhd had sales
of 1.06 billion Malaysian Ringgits.
Sales of Event, Exhibition, Interior and Thematic saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
27.9% in 2015, from
235.53 million Malaysian Ringgits to 301.14 million Malaysian Ringgits.
Star Media Group Bhd also saw significant increases in sales in
Television Channel (up 10.5% to 12.02 million Malaysian Ringgits)
Others (up 11.6% to 10.58 million Malaysian Ringgits)
Not all segments of Star Media Group Bhd experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Print and New Media fell 8.5% to 646.70 million Malaysian Ringgits.
Star Media Group Bhd also experienced decreases in sales in
Broadcasting (down 5.4% to 48.58 million Malaysian Ringgits)