Axel Springer SE

Axel Springer is a publishing company. Co.'s media portfolio includes brand families such as the BILD Group and the WELT Group. Co.'s journalistic content is delivered to Internet users, readers, viewers, and advertising customers via digital, print, and TV channels. Co.'s businesses are organized into three operating segments: Paid Models, Marketing Models, and Classified Ad Models. Additionally, the Services/Holding segment comprises Co.'s centralized marketing unit Axel Springer Media Impact as well as all activities related to the production and distribution of the BILD Group and its magazines, including its three printing plants and the management of Co.'s logistical activities.
  • Ticker550135
  • ISINDE0005501357
  • SectorMedia
  • CountryGermany

Analysts

AXEL SPRINGER AG sees an upgrade to Slightly Positive due to a better fundamental star rating

The general evaluation of AXEL SPRINGER AG (DE), a company active in the Publishing industry, has been upgraded by the independent financial analyst theScreener with the addition of a star. Its fundamental valuation now shows 4 out of 4 possible stars while its market behaviour can be considered as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the additional star(s) merits the upgrade of its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date April 12, 2019, the closing price was EUR 50.50 and its potential was estimated at EUR 54.03.

Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Axel Springer April 17th, 2019

Items 4a and 4b: The remuneration system for the Management Board has once again not been put to shareholder approval at this year's AGM. As disclosure on executive remuneration is still far below local market practice (no individual disclosure provided) we uphold our recommendation to oppose the discharge of the Supervisory Board. Items 6a-i: We recommend to oppose the (re-)election of five Supervisory Board members due to our concerns over the insufficient independent representation on the Board. Furthermore, we recommend to oppose the re-election of four Supervisory Board members due to co...

Axel Springer – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : D

Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® helps investors integrate governance into their investment decision and identify governance risks and opportunities within their portfolio. Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® Service rates European issuers through the analysis of four main themes : Ownership & Shareholder rights, Board & Committees, Audit & Process, Remuneration. Each theme is rated taking into account several comprehensive sub-categories. Our unique two-step process to achieve each rating includes a first step quantitative valuation and a second step qualitative filter...

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AXEL SPRINGER - Classifieds growth compensates poor Marketing Media

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Share price under performance encourages us to upgrade

Mark Josefson ...
  • Simon Heilmann

AXEL SPRINGER - Classifieds growth compensates poor Marketing Media

Mark Josefson ...
  • Simon Heilmann

Share price under performance encourages us to upgrade

AXEL SPRINGER AG sees an upgrade to Slightly Positive due to a better fundamental star rating

The general evaluation of AXEL SPRINGER AG (DE), a company active in the Publishing industry, has been upgraded by the independent financial analyst theScreener with the addition of a star. Its fundamental valuation now shows 4 out of 4 possible stars while its market behaviour can be considered as moderately risky. theScreener believes that the additional star(s) merits the upgrade of its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date April 12, 2019, the closing price was EUR 50.50 and its potential was estimated at EUR 54.03.

Ford Equity International Rating and Forecast Report

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Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Axel Springer April 17th, 2019

Items 4a and 4b: The remuneration system for the Management Board has once again not been put to shareholder approval at this year's AGM. As disclosure on executive remuneration is still far below local market practice (no individual disclosure provided) we uphold our recommendation to oppose the discharge of the Supervisory Board. Items 6a-i: We recommend to oppose the (re-)election of five Supervisory Board members due to our concerns over the insufficient independent representation on the Board. Furthermore, we recommend to oppose the re-election of four Supervisory Board members due to co...

Axel Springer – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : D

Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® helps investors integrate governance into their investment decision and identify governance risks and opportunities within their portfolio. Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® Service rates European issuers through the analysis of four main themes : Ownership & Shareholder rights, Board & Committees, Audit & Process, Remuneration. Each theme is rated taking into account several comprehensive sub-categories. Our unique two-step process to achieve each rating includes a first step quantitative valuation and a second step qualitative filter...

Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Proxy Report - 18/04/2018

Items 4a and 4b: The Supervisory Board once again did not table a vote on the Management Board's remuneration system at this year's AGM. As disclosure on executive remuneration is still far below local market practice (no individual disclosureprovided) we uphold our recommendation to oppose the discharge of the Supervisory Board. Items 5a, 5b and 5c: Ernst & Young, Stuttgart, is proposed as auditor for the current financial year, for the review of the six-month interim financial report for financial year 2018 and for any review of further interim financial reports in financial years 2018 and ...

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