Johnston Press plc Company Profile (LON:JPR)

About Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)

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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  • Symbol: LON:JPR
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  • Market Cap: £14.03 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 105,880,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 16.33
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 17
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 7.80 - GBX 36.81
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £222.7 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.06
  • Book Value: GBX (0.24) per share
  • Price / Book: -0.55
  • EBIDTA: £39.12 million
  • Average Volume: 218,289 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)

What is Johnston Press plc's stock symbol?

Johnston Press plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "JPR."

When will Johnston Press plc make its next earnings announcement?

Johnston Press plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Johnston Press plc.

Where is Johnston Press plc's stock going? Where will Johnston Press plc's stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Johnston Press plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 23 to GBX 80. On average, they expect Johnston Press plc's share price to reach GBX 49.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Johnston Press plc.

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How do I buy Johnston Press plc stock?

Shares of Johnston Press plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of Johnston Press plc stock cost?

One share of Johnston Press plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 13.25.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 49.33

Analysts' Ratings History for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/19/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 45View Rating Details
5/19/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 80View Rating Details
11/14/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 23View Rating Details
8/4/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingUnder ReviewView Rating Details
5/11/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/25/2016Citigroup IncReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 107 -> GBX 51View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
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Earnings Estimates for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $18.49 EPS


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

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


Headline Trends for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
Latest Headlines for Johnston Press plc (LON:JPR)
DateHeadline logoJohnston Press says UK regional newspaper market challenging - May 20 at 5:51 PM logoJohnston Press digital ad revenue grows - May 20 at 5:51 PM logoPanmure Gordon Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Johnston Press plc (JPR) - May 19 at 6:32 AM logoKamakura Reports Continued Improvement In Corporate Credit Quality In April - May 1 at 1:08 PM logoJohnston Press Bond Plc -- Moody's downgrades Johnston Press' CFR to Caa3; outlook negative - April 27 at 6:41 PM logoJohnston Press plc (JPR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital - April 4 at 4:52 AM logoEdited Transcript of JPR.L earnings conference call or presentation 29-Mar-17 10:00am GMT - March 29 at 6:38 PM logoJohnston Press swings to loss as print declines - MarketWatch - March 29 at 10:26 AM logo[$$] Johnston Press falls to £300m loss as ad revenues decline - March 29 at 10:26 AM logo[$$] Johnston Press chief backed to finish newspaper turnround - February 3 at 6:46 PM logoJohnston Press sells East Anglia unit to Iliffe Media for 17 mln stg - December 16 at 6:42 PM logo[$$] Outlook improves for UK local newspaper groups - December 16 at 6:42 PM logoJohnston Press, Iliffe Media in talks to sell some titles - Yahoo Finance - November 14 at 5:59 PM logoJohnston Press in talks with Iliffe Media for potential sale of certain titles - November 14 at 9:50 AM logo[$$] Sales of i newspaper ease pressure on Johnston Press - November 10 at 5:16 PM logoShould you buy these two big fallers today? - October 7 at 10:47 AM logo[$$] Johnston buys and sells papers to avoid being yesterday's news - August 19 at 8:47 AM logoJohnston Press swings to loss as ad sales fall - August 4 at 8:51 AM


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This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by Staff