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Latest 10 SEDI filings (by transaction date) for TS within the last 6 months [?]
Amended Filing
As of 11:59pm ET August 19th, 2014
Filing
Date
Transaction
Date
Insider Name Ownership
Type
Securities Nature of transaction # or value acquired or disposed of Price
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Yaffe, Phyllis Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,673  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Weiss, Paul Raymond Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,049  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Thall, Martin Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,117  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Strachan, Dorothy Ann Regina Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,252  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Samji, Alnasir Hussein Habib Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,243  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Jauernig, Daniel Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 3,789  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Hughes, Linda Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 1,884  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Cruickshank, John Douglas Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 250  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Oliver, Ian Alan Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 245  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Honderich, John Allen Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,070  
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Latest 10 SEDI filings (by filing date) for TS within the last 6 months [?]
Amended Filing
As of 11:59pm ET August 19th, 2014
Filing
Date
Transaction
Date
Insider Name Ownership
Type
Securities Nature of transaction # or value acquired or disposed of Price
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Yaffe, Phyllis Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,673  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Weiss, Paul Raymond Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,049  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Thall, Martin Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,117  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Strachan, Dorothy Ann Regina Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,252  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Samji, Alnasir Hussein Habib Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,243  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Jauernig, Daniel Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 3,789  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Hughes, Linda Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 1,884  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Cruickshank, John Douglas Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 250  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Oliver, Ian Alan Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 245  
Jul 4/14 Jun 30/14 Honderich, John Allen Direct Ownership Rights Deferred Share Units 56 - Grant of rights 2,070  
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Sector:  Consumer Cyclicals Industry:  Consumer Publishing
 
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Key People
John A. Honderich
Independent Chairman of the Board
David P. Holland
President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Lorenzo DeMarchi
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
Ian Oliver
President, Metroland Media Group
Jennifer Barber
Senior Vice President - Finance
Marie E. Beyette
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
Patricia L. Hewitt
Senior Vice President - Human Resources
D. Todd Smith
Treasurer
John Cruickshank
Publisher, Toronto Star & President, Star Media Group
Company Contact
Address: One Yonge Street
TORONTO ON M5E 1P9
Tel: 1-416-8694776
Website: www.torstar.com
IR: www.torstar.com/html/investor-relations/index.cfm
Business Overview
Torstar Corporation (Torstar) is a Canada-based media and book publishing company. The Company operates in two segments: Media and Book Publishing. The Media Segment publishes four daily newspapers: the Toronto Star, The Hamilton Spectator, the Waterloo Region Record, and the Guelph Mercury. The Media Segment also publishes over 100 community newspapers in Ontario. The Company's Media Segment includes Metroland Media Group (MMG) and Star Media Group (SMG). The Media reporting segment includes the newspaper, digital, specialty publication, consumer show, directories, television-related activities, product sales and commercial printing operations, as applicable, of Star Media Group and Metroland Media Group. Effective March 20, 2014, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd raised its interest to 22.7% from 19.3%, by acquiring a 3.4% interest in Torstar Corp. In July 2014, News Corp completed the acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar.
Financial Overview
For the six months ended 30 June 2014, Torstar Corporation revenues decreased 8% to C$424.8M. Net income before extraordinary items increased from C$6.2M to C$16.5M. Revenues reflect Media segment decrease of 8% to C$448.5M. Net income reflects Media segment income increase of 18% to C$27.1M, Corporate/Other segment loss decrease of 16% to C$6.3M. Dividend per share remained flat at C$0.26.
Employees: 6,495 as of Dec 31, 2010
Reporting Currency: Canadian Dollars
Enterprise value: $685.63M as of Jun 30, 2014
Annual revenue (TTM): $1,084M as of Jun 30, 2014
EBITDA (TTM): $134.98M as of Jun 30, 2014
Net annual income (TTM): -$33.71M as of Jun 30, 2014
Free cash flow (TTM): $44.58M as of Jun 30, 2014
Net Debt Last Fiscal Year: $177.47M as of Jun 30, 2014
Shares outstanding: 80,137,236 as of Aug 13, 2014
TTM: Trailing Twelve Months
EBITDA: Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, & Amortization
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