Bullish Acceleration on Vivendi (VIV-FR)

Our System triggered an Enter Long Strategic signal on August 4, 2020, on Vivendi, VIV-FR, the French Media Company.

Our system also triggered a Tactical Buy signal on February 10 2022, that suggest a bullish acceleration. Vivendi has a strong track record, with a Behavioral score of 9/10, therefore the bullish signal is to be considered as mainly Strategic.

Vivendi is a € 12.8 Bn market cap which consists of several leading companies in the content production, communication and media:
1/ Groupe Canal +: a leading operator in pay television in France and worldwide (Africa, Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Austria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Myanmar and Vietnam);
2/ Studiocanal: Europe's leading player in the production, acquisition, distribution and international sales of films and TV series;
3/ Havas Group: a world-leading communications group organized into three operating units that cover all businesses in the sector (creativity, media expertise and health/well-being);
4/ Editis: second French publishing group and leader in several fields including general literature, youth, practice, illustrated, comics, education and reference;
5/Gameloft: a world leader in mobile video games;
6/ Vivendi Village: it is comprised of the international ticketing company See Tickets, the promoter and festival owner Olympia Production (France), the festival owner U Live (the United Kingdom), the Paris-based concert halls Olympia and the Théâtre de l'Oeuvre, the cinema and entertainment venues CanalOlympia (Africa), and the IP development agency and consultancy The Copyrights Group (IP development agency and consultancy);
7/Dailymotion: one of the world's largest platforms for aggregation and distribution of video content (more than 350 million unique users per month); 7/ GVA: a FTTH (Fiber to the home) operator active in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Vivendi is expected to post a consolidated revenue of € 9.8 Bn coupled with a net profit of € 500 Mn. The company benefits from a strong balance sheet, with a net cash position of € 660 Mn expected at the end of 2022.

The stock offers a current dividend yield of 3%.

Short term catalyst : New acquisititons.

This signal looks consistent with the major bullish trend in the European Media Sector. There is currently 57% of European Media stocks in bullish Tactical signal and 47% in bullish Strategic signal.