Johnston Press plc Company Profile (LON:JPR)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 1 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 114.60

Analysts' Ratings History for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/11/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 27View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2016Panmure GordonLower Price TargetBuyGBX 230 -> GBX 200View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 180View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/11/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/22/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingUnder ReviewView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 107 -> GBX 51View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/25/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
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Estimates

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Dividends

Dividend History for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/1/2016Highfield,AshleyInsiderSell6,802GBX 41£2,788.82Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/23/2016Russell,Ian MInsiderBuy20,906GBX 47£9,825.82Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2015David KingInsiderBuy9,000GBX 158£14,220Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2015Ashley HighfieldInsiderSell171,068GBX 151£258,312.68Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
DateHeadline
07/08/16 07:42 AMJohnston Press i newspaper flying off shelves since EU vote
07/08/16 07:17 AM[$$] Johnston Press surprised by i paper's circulation surge - [at Financial Times] - Johnston Press says sales of its i newspaper have surged to record levels since the company bought it in April, bucking a trend of declining print sales for the UK's national newspapers. Management said ...
07/08/16 01:11 AMThe i newspaper sees record increase in readers - [at noodls] - Johnston Press plc Johnston Press plc ('Johnston Press' or 'the Company'), is pleased to announce that it has continued to increase readers of the i newspaper since it was acquired in April 2016, at a ...
07/04/16 10:51 AMSale of Isle of Man Newspapers Limited* - [at noodls] - Johnston Press plc Sale of Isle of Man Newspapers Limited 4 July 2016: Johnston Press plc ('Johnston Press' or 'the Company'), is pleased to announce that it has today entered into an agreement for the ...
07/04/16 06:03 AMJohnston Press to sell Isle of Man titles to Tindle Newspapers -
07/04/16 05:51 AMSale of Isle of Man Newspapers Limited - [at noodls] - Johnston Press plc 4 July 2016: Johnston Press plc ('Johnston Press' or 'the Company'), is pleased to announce that it has today entered into an agreement for the sale of its titles on the Isle of Man ...
07/04/16 05:41 AMSale of Isle of Man Newspapers Ltd - [at noodls] - 4th July 2016: Johnston Press plc ('Johnston Press' or 'the Company'), is pleased to announce that it has today entered into an agreement for the sale of its titles on the Isle of Man to Tindle Newspapers ...
06/16/16 07:39 AMi circulation continues to increase under Johnston Press ownership - [at noodls] - 16 June 2016: ABC figures released today have confirmed continued growth for i, with circulation rising to 285,734 for May - an increase of 2% year on year. The national quality daily title, which also ...
05/19/16 07:32 AMImpressive growth for i - [at noodls] - 19 May 2016: Latest ABC figures released today showcase exceptional growth for i since it began its tenure under Johnston Press ownership. i showed the greatest increase for any national quality daily ...
03/07/16 07:45 AMJohnston Press downgraded by Moody's with 'stable' outlook -
02/15/16 06:20 AMShould You Buy Activist Investor Targets J Sainsbury plc, Pinewood Group PLC And Johnston Press plc? -
02/12/16 01:53 PMJohnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) Sell Rating Kept by Peel Hunt; The Price Objective Given is GBX 10.00 - WallStreet.org - Risers & FallersJohnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) Sell Rating Kept by Peel Hunt; The Price Objective Given is GBX 10.00WallStreet.orgThe broker have set target price of GBX 10.00 on Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) shares. This is -74.77% from the close price. In an analyst note issued to investors and clients on Thursday morning, Peel Hunt maintained their Sell rating on shares of JPR.Johnston Press plc (JPR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntIntercooler FinancialShares Of Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) Rated As Sell By Analysts At Peel HuntRisers & FallersJohnston Press plc 75.6% Potential Decrease Indicated by Peel HuntDirectorsTalk Interviewsall 1,414 news articles »
02/12/16 12:35 PM[$$] The Independent's print era ends as group crafts digital future - [at Financial Times] - The Independent is closing its daily and Sunday newspapers, ending their 30-year spell as campaigning voices in UK media and throwing up to 100 jobs into uncertainty. The closure of the titles, which will ...
02/12/16 11:48 AMPresses to fall silent at Independent as paper goes online-only -
02/12/16 09:53 AMPresses to fall silent at UK's Independent as paper goes online-only -
02/12/16 09:05 AM[$$] U.K.'s Independent Newspaper to Cease Print Editions -
02/12/16 06:19 AMThe Independent newspaper confirms an end to print production -
02/12/16 06:15 AMJohnston Press agrees to buy Independent's budget sister title -
02/11/16 02:04 PM[$$] 'Independent' future in doubt as Johnston Press lines up deal for 'i' - [at Financial Times] - The future of The Independent newspaper has been thrown into doubt as its owners Alexander and Evgeny Lebedev close in on a sale of its sister publication, i. Johnston Press, the owner of The Scotsman ...
02/11/16 01:43 PMShares Of Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) Rated As Sell By Analysts At Peel Hunt - Risers & Fallers - Risers & FallersShares Of Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) Rated As Sell By Analysts At Peel HuntRisers & FallersAccording to an update released by analysts at Peel Hunt the broker has now set a 'Sell' rating on shares of Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) with a price target of 10. Peel Hunt on Thursday retained Johnston Press PLC's analyst rating as 'Sell' with its ...Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) Sell Rating Kept by Peel Hunt; The Price Objective Given is GBX 10.00WallStreet.orgJohnston Press plc (JPR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel HuntIntercooler FinancialJohnston Press plc 75.6% Potential Decrease Indicated by Peel HuntDirectorsTalk Interviewsall 880 news articles »
02/11/16 05:58 AMJohnston Press confirms talks to buy i newspaper for £24m cash -
02/11/16 05:22 AMScotsman-Owner Confirms £24m i Interest -
02/11/16 02:02 AM[$$] Lebedevs in talks over £24m i sale - [at Financial Times] - Alexander and Evgeny Lebedev are set to sell the i newspaper for about £24m in cash, in a move that will trigger speculation that the Russian millionaires are exiting the British media industry. Regional ...
02/11/16 01:29 AMFuture of print Independent in doubt as Johnston Press confirms £24m talks to buy the i newspaper -
02/11/16 01:29 AMJohnston Press confirms £24m talks to buy the i newspaper -
02/10/16 03:45 PMLebedevs locked in talks with Johnston Press to sell i newspaper for £24m -
02/10/16 03:45 PMLebedevs locked in talks with Johnston Press to sell i newspaper -
02/09/16 01:07 PMJohnston Press (LON:JPR) Buy Rating Reiterated by Panmure Gordon; The Target is GBX 230.00 - WallStreet.org - Johnston Press (LON:JPR) Buy Rating Reiterated by Panmure Gordon; The Target is GBX 230.00WallStreet.orgOut of 5 analysts covering Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR), 1 rate it “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 25% are positive. GBX 230 is the highest target while GBX 100 is the lowest. The GBX 134.4 average target is 196.68% above today's (GBX 40.38 ...
02/03/16 12:12 PMDoes Johnston Press plc's Latest News Make It A Better Buy Than Vodafone Group plc? - Yahoo Finance UK - Does Johnston Press plc's Latest News Make It A Better Buy Than Vodafone Group plc?Yahoo Finance UKShares in news and information services company Johnston Press (LSE: JPR) have been given a boost today with the release of an update on its pension deficit. In fact, the findings of a study into the company's pension scheme are expected to reduce the ...and more »
02/03/16 05:00 AMJohnston Press rallies on pension deficit reduction -
02/03/16 02:51 AMBUZZ-Johnston Press: best day in 3 yrs on pension deficit reduction -
01/28/16 12:01 PMAnalysts At Peel Hunt Retained Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) As Sell - Risers & Fallers - Risers & FallersAnalysts At Peel Hunt Retained Johnston Press PLC (LON:JPR) As SellRisers & FallersToday analysts at Peel Hunt retained Johnston Press PLC's (LON:JPR) shares as 'Sell' in a report released to investors. According to Peel Hunts price target of 10 on the company's stock this indicates the broker now believes there is a decrease of -73 ...
01/20/16 11:15 AMSmall Cap Value Report (19 Jan 2016) - ZYT, TSTL, DOTD, XLM, STM, FRP, MYSL, JDG, JPR, QP., SCS - Stockopedia - Small Cap Value Report (19 Jan 2016) - ZYT, TSTL, DOTD, XLM, STM, FRP, MYSL, JDG, JPR, QP., SCSStockopediaLooks like it's going to be a bounce day - with the futures up strongly, apparently due to positive Chinese economic data. Although there seems a great deal of scepticism over how much we can believe such data, in line with pretty much everything that ...
01/19/16 10:52 AMJohnston Press PLC (JPR) - Johnston Press plc ("the Group"), one of the leading local media groups in the UK, announces its trading update for the 52 weeks to 2 January 2016. The Board confirms that (subject to audit) the underlying EBITDA, and net debt, for the 52 weeks to 2 ...
01/19/16 09:53 AMJohnston Press to sell titles as digital focus intensifies -
01/19/16 05:40 AMJohnston Press seeks to offload struggling local newspapers -
12/15/15 05:16 AMNew website for The Yorkshire Post - [at noodls] - Three of Johnston Press' key titles to get digital revamp as part of on-going evolution & continued investment in the publisher's news brands Johnston Press has today announced plans to refresh three of ...
12/01/15 07:45 AMJohnston Press streamlines management structure - [at noodls] - Centrally co-ordinated approach designed to accelerate audience and revenue growth strategy 1 December 2015: Johnston Press plc, one of the leading local media groups in the UK, has today announced far-reaching ...
11/27/15 10:26 AMJohnston Press Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:JPR) : November 27, 2015 -
11/19/15 07:57 AMJohnston Press slumps as sales keep falling -
11/19/15 04:06 AMBUZZ-Johnston Press: hits life-low as print, publishing revenues drop -
11/17/15 08:11 AMJohnston Press unveils UK’s first local native advertising proposition - [at noodls] - Johnston Press, one of the largest local and regional multimedia organisations in the UK, has today announced the official launch of Voice Local, a native advertising proposition designed to connect brands ...

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About Johnston Press plc

Johnston Press plc logoJohnston Press plc is a United Kingdom-based local and regional multimedia organization. The Company provides news and information services to local and regional communities through its portfolio of various publications and Websites. The Company operates through two segments: Publishing (in print and online) and Contract Printing. Its portfolio contains approximately 190 paid for weekly newspapers, 10 paid for daily newspapers, 30 free titles and over 10 lifestyle magazines. It also has approximately 190 news sites and over 20 other sites, including entertainment site WOW247 and Jobstoday. Its brands include BallymenaTimes, BanbridgeLeader, Belfast News, News Letter, CarrickTimes, ColeraineTimes, Mid-Ulster Mail, Derry Journal, Sunday Journal, TyroneTimes, LarneTimes, LurganMail, Isle of Man Examiner and Yorkshire Post. Its titles span Scotland, the North East, West Yorkshire, the North West and Isle of Man, South Yorkshire, the South, Midlands and Northern Ireland.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: JPR
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $0.18
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $22.55
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $36.36
  • P/E Ratio: 1.31
  • P/E Growth: -0.13
  • Market Cap: $14.82M
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $21.0900 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
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