NASDAQ:ASCMA - Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.23 -0.06 (-4.65 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$1.23
Today's Range$1.1701 - $1.25
52-Week Range$0.25 - $4.16
Volume163,782 shs
Average Volume222,016 shs
Market Capitalization$15.34 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.97
Ascent Capital Group, Inc., through its subsidiary, Monitronics International, Inc., provides security alarm monitoring services to residential and commercial customers in the United States, Canada, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. The company provides monitoring services for alarm signals arising from burglaries, fires, medical alerts, and other events through security systems at customers' premises. It also offers home automation services, including remote activation and control of security systems, support for video monitoring, flood sensors, automated garage door and door lock capabilities, and thermostat integration; hands-free two-way interactive voice communication between its monitoring center and customers; and customer service and technical support related to home monitoring systems and home automation services. The company also provides maintenance and wholesale contract monitoring services to other security alarm companies. It markets and sells its products through a network of authorized dealers. The company was formerly known as Ascent Media Corporation and changed its name to Ascent Capital Group, Inc. in July 2011. Ascent Capital Group, Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Greenwood Village, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Miscellaneous business services
Sub-IndustrySpecialized Consumer Services
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ASCMA
CUSIP04363210
Phone303-628-5600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$540.36 million
Cash Flow$61.50 per share
Book Value($47.56) per share

Profitability

Net Income$-698,040,000.00
Net Margins-129.62%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,230
Market Cap$15.34 million
Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A (NASDAQ:ASCMA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's stock symbol?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASCMA."

How were Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's earnings last quarter?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A (NASDAQ:ASCMA) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 14th. The industrial products company reported ($2.24) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($2.91) by $0.67. The industrial products company earned $129.61 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $114.93 million. View Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's Earnings History.

When is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's next earnings date?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

Has Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ASCMA stock has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A investors own include Orchid Island Capital (ORC), ADT (ADT), AGNC Investment (AGNC), FLIR Systems (FLIR), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Global Net Lease (GNL), Adamis Pharmaceuticals (ADMP), Array Biopharma (ARRY), Cypress Semiconductor (CY) and Genocea Biosciences (GNCA).

Who are Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's key executives?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. William R. Fitzgerald, Chairman & Pres (Age 62)
  • Mr. William E. Niles, CEO, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Fred Albert Graffam III, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jeffery R. Gardner, Exec. VP & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Michael R. Meyers CPA, Sr. Exec. Advisor (Age 62)

Who are Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's major shareholders?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.12%), CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp (1.01%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.60%). Company insiders that own Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A stock include Brigade Leveraged Capital Stru, Jeffery R Gardner, Michael J Pohl, Okumus Fund Management Ltd, Opportunistic Value Fun Okumus and William E Niles. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

Which major investors are selling Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A stock?

ASCMA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A.

How do I buy shares of Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A?

Shares of ASCMA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's stock price today?

One share of ASCMA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.23.

How big of a company is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A has a market capitalization of $15.34 million and generates $540.36 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-698,040,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($20.82) on an earnings per share basis. Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A employs 1,230 workers across the globe.

What is Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's official website?

The official website for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A is http://www.ascentcapitalgroupinc.com/.

How can I contact Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A?

Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A's mailing address is 5251 DTC PARKWAY SUITE 1000, GREENWOOD VILLAGE CO, 80111. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 303-628-5600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A (NASDAQ ASCMA)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  204 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  286 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  490
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ascent Capital Group Inc Series A and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ASCMA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ASCMA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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