Cumulus Media Company Profile (NASDAQ:CMLS)

About Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)

Cumulus Media logoCumulus Media Inc. (Cumulus) is a radio broadcasting company. The Company is also a provider of country music and lifestyle content through its NASH brand, which serves through radio programming, NASH Country Weekly magazine and live events. Its product lines include broadcast advertising, digital advertising, political advertising and non-advertising based license fees. Its broadcast advertising includes the sale of commercial advertising time to local, national and network clients. Its digital advertising includes the sale of advertising and promotional opportunities across its Websites and mobile applications. Its across the nation platform generates content distributable through both broadcast and digital platforms. Its categories of advertisers consist of amusement and recreation; banking and mortgage; furniture and home furnishings; arts and entertainment; food and beverage services; healthcare services; automotive dealers; food and beverage stores, and telecommunications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Radio Broadcasting
  • Sub-Industry: Broadcasting
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CMLS
  • CUSIP: 23108210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $13.48 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 29,306,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $0.50
  • 52 Week Range: $0.22 - $3.28
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: Infinity
  • P/E Growth: -0.1200
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.14 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.01
  • Book Value: ($16.99) per share
  • Price / Book: -0.03
  • EBIDTA: $202.03 million
  • Net Margins: -43.77%
  • Return on Assets: -0.34%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -4.86%
  • Current Ratio: 5.09%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.04%
  • Average Volume: 328,145 shs.
  • Beta: 3.54
  • Short Ratio: 4.25
Frequently Asked Questions for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)

What is Cumulus Media's stock symbol?

Cumulus Media trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CMLS."

How were Cumulus Media's earnings last quarter?

Cumulus Media Inc. (NASDAQ:CMLS) issued its earnings results on Monday, August, 14th. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.19. The company earned $290.53 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $288 million. View Cumulus Media's Earnings History.

When will Cumulus Media make its next earnings announcement?

Cumulus Media is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 14th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Cumulus Media.

Who are some of Cumulus Media's key competitors?

Who are Cumulus Media's key executives?

Cumulus Media's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Mary G. Berner, Chief Executive Officer
  • John F. Abbot, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer, Principal Financial Officer
  • Suzanne M. Grimes, Executive Vice President of Corporate Marketing and President of WestwoodOne
  • Richard S. Denning, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Suzanne G. Smith, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President
  • Jeffrey A. Marcus, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • John W. Dickey, Director
  • Ross A Oliver, Director
  • Ralph B. Everett, Independent Director
  • David M. Tolley, Independent Director

Who owns Cumulus Media stock?

Cumulus Media's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Solus Alternative Asset Management LP (9.41%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (2.75%), Alta Fundamental Advisers LLC (2.44%), Zazove Associates LLC (2.39%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (1.08%). Company insiders that own Cumulus Media stock include Crestview Radio Investors, Llc and John W Dickey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cumulus Media.

Who sold Cumulus Media stock? Who is selling Cumulus Media stock?

Cumulus Media's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cumulus Media.

Who bought Cumulus Media stock? Who is buying Cumulus Media stock?

Cumulus Media's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alta Fundamental Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cumulus Media.

How do I buy Cumulus Media stock?

Shares of Cumulus Media can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Cumulus Media's stock price today?

One share of Cumulus Media stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.44.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ CMLS)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  78 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  147
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cumulus Media and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/15/2017Noble FinancialReiterated RatingHoldMediumView Rating Details
3/14/2016Ascendiant Capital MarketsLower Price TargetBuy$1.00 -> $0.75N/AView Rating Details
12/18/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$3.00 -> $0.75N/AView Rating Details
10/26/2015MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/17/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Earnings by Quarter for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ CMLS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/14/2017Q2 2017$0.19$0.19$288.00 million$290.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2017Q1 2017($0.63)($0.25)$264.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/16/2017Q4 2016$0.01$0.26$306.00 million$299.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2016Q3$0.08($0.51)$280.69 million$286.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q2($0.02)$0.01$284.71 million$287.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q1($0.09)($0.06)$262.01 million$268.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q4($0.03)($0.02)$294.49 million$308.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q215$0.04$0.18$297.50 million$289.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q115$0.04$0.05$302.52 million$299.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1($0.06)($0.05)$282.47 million$271.08 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2015Q414$0.09$0.02$333.20 million$329.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q314$0.07$0.01$318.40 million$313.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.15$0.08$330.55 million$328.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114($0.03)($0.04)$282.51 million$292.04 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q213$0.10$0.01$280.51 million$281.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q2 2013$0.08$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013($0.06)($0.07)$233.95 million$232.87 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.05$0.10$290.90 million$269.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.32 EPS


Dividend History for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.99%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.53%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/25/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy421,885$0.24$101,252.40View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy721,518$0.23$165,949.14View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy1,400,922$0.20$280,184.40View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015John W DickeyEVPSell35,000$1.44$50,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015John W DickeyEVPSell38,307$1.35$51,714.45View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015John W DickeyEVPSell13,396$2.29$30,676.84View SEC Filing  
5/29/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy226,815$2.41$546,624.15View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy90,500$2.49$225,345.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy134,452$2.47$332,096.44View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy12,101$2.45$29,647.45View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy119,965$2.48$297,513.20View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy807,173$2.31$1,864,569.63View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015John W DickeyEVPSell71,000$2.05$145,550.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Joseph Patrick HannanCFOSell38,729$2.66$103,019.14View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015John W DickeyEVPSell25,000$3.00$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Joseph Patrick HannanCFOSell75,649$3.03$229,216.47View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015John W DickeyEVPSell100,000$3.02$302,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014John W DickeyEVPSell20,000$3.91$78,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014John W DickeyEVPSell25,000$3.70$92,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2014John W DickeyEVPSell8,500$4.35$36,975.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Lewis W Dickey JrCEOBuy25,000$4.29$107,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Joseph Patrick HannanCFOBuy25,000$6.35$158,750.00View SEC Filing  
1/17/2014Ba Capital Co LpDirectorSell180,000$7.58$1,364,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Ba Capital Co LpDirectorSell200,000$7.61$1,522,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2013Ba Capital Co LpDirectorSell300,000$7.63$2,289,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Ba Capital Co LpDirectorSell125,000$7.49$936,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013John W DickeyCOOSell29,788$3.82$113,790.16View SEC Filing  
3/21/2013Joseph Patrick HannanCFOBuy25,000$3.30$82,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2012Crestview Radio Investors, LlcDirectorBuy1,478,228$2.41$3,562,529.48View SEC Filing  
8/16/2012Joseph Patrick HannanCFOBuy25,000$2.69$67,250.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
Latest Headlines for Cumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS)
DateHeadline logoCumulus Media, Inc. :CMLS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 16, 2017 - August 16 at 5:47 PM logoNoble Financial Reaffirms Hold Rating for Cumulus Media Inc. (CMLS) - August 16 at 12:50 PM logoCumulus Media CEO says company's turnaround is succeeding - August 15 at 6:01 PM logoCumulus Reports Operating Results for Second Quarter 2017 - GlobeNewswire (press release) - August 14 at 10:45 PM logoCumulus Media Inc. (NASDAQ:CMLS) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results - August 14 at 8:23 PM logoInvestor Network: Cumulus Media Inc. to Host Earnings Call - August 14 at 5:44 PM logoCumulus Reports Operating Results for Second Quarter 2017 - August 14 at 5:44 PM logoCumulus posts 2Q profit - August 14 at 5:44 PM logoCumulus Media Inc. (NASDAQ:CMLS) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday - August 7 at 8:50 AM logoCumulus Media (NASDAQ:CMLS) & Entercom Communications Corporation (ETM) Head to Head Analysis - August 3 at 2:44 PM logoCumulus Media Inc. Announces Conference Call To Discuss Second Quarter 2017 Operating Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - August 1 at 6:00 PM logoCumulus Media Inc. Announces Conference Call To Discuss Second Quarter 2017 Operating Results - July 31 at 5:17 PM logoCumulus Media Inc. Announces Conference Call To Discuss Second Quarter 2017 Operating Results - July 31 at 5:17 PM logoDaily Technical Summary Reports on Radio Broadcasters Stocks -- Sirius XM, Pandora Media, Cumulus Media, and Liberty SiriusXM - July 21 at 11:53 PM logoCumulus Media Inc. (NASDAQ:CMLS) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 18 at 6:24 PM logoHead-To-Head Analysis: Pandora Media (P) vs. Cumulus Media (CMLS) - July 2 at 10:28 PM logoCumulus Media Inc. (CMLS) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - June 23 at 6:28 PM logoContrasting Cumulus Media (CMLS) and Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI) - June 23 at 8:46 AM logoCumulus Media Inc. (CMLS) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - June 22 at 5:27 PM logoFinancial Survey: Cumulus Media (CMLS) vs. Salem Media Group (SALM) - June 14 at 2:10 PM logoCritical Analysis: Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI) vs. Cumulus Media (CMLS) - June 7 at 10:14 PM logoCumulus Media adopts anti-takeover defense - June 5 at 4:22 PM logoCumulus Media Inc (CMLS) Lifted to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - June 2 at 7:42 PM logoCumulus Media Inc (CMLS) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 30 at 6:22 PM logoCumulus Media Inc (CMLS) Short Interest Update - May 28 at 7:12 AM logoETFs with exposure to Cumulus Media, Inc. : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 4:18 PM logoCumulus Media Inc (CMLS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Noble Financial - May 18 at 11:40 AM logoCumulus Media Inc (CMLS) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - May 18 at 7:36 AM logoCumulus Media, Inc. :CMLS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 16, 2017 - May 16 at 4:24 PM logoCumulus Media Inc (CMLS) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.37 EPS - May 16 at 2:20 PM logoCumulus Reports Operating Results for First Quarter 2017 - May 16 at 7:57 AM logoCumulus reports 1Q loss - May 16 at 7:57 AM logoEdited Transcript of CMLS earnings conference call or presentation 15-May-17 8:30pm GMT - May 16 at 7:57 AM logoCumulus Media Inc. Announces Conference Call To Discuss First Quarter 2017 Operating Results - May 5 at 4:35 PM logoCumulus Media Inc (CMLS) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Friday - May 4 at 10:46 PM logoCumulus Media (CMLS) Getting Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Study Shows - May 2 at 1:52 PM logoCumulus Media (CMLS) Receives Daily News Sentiment Score of -0.29 - April 29 at 7:42 AM logoCumulus Media (CMLS) Receiving Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Report Shows - April 21 at 5:06 PM logoCumulus Media Holdings Inc. -- Moody's downgrades Cumulus Media to Caa2 from Caa1; outlook negative - April 11 at 4:27 PM logoCUMULUS MEDIA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or Standard; - March 28 at 12:33 PM logoNasdaq threatening to boot Cumulus Media shares, again - March 28 at 12:33 PM logoFormer Cumulus CEO forming new company, raising $250M to buy media firms - March 26 at 10:40 AM logoCUMULUS MEDIA INC Financials - March 22 at 4:26 PM logoPre-Open Movers 03/17: (GALE) (TIF) (ADBE) Higher; (ESPR) (MDCO) (AMGN) Lower (more...) - March 17 at 3:51 PM logoCumulus Media improves, but still in the red in 2016 - March 17 at 3:51 PM logoQ4 2016 Cumulus Media Inc Earnings Release - 4:00 pm ET - March 16 at 5:44 PM logoCumulus Reports Operating Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 - March 16 at 5:44 PM logoCUMULUS MEDIA INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 16 at 5:44 PM logoCUMULUS MEDIA INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 16 at 5:44 PM logoCumulus Media EPS of -$18.57 - March 16 at 4:21 PM



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