NASDAQ:DISCK - Discovery Inc Series C Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$24.56 +0.33 (+1.36 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 12:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$24.35
Today's Range$24.29 - $24.63
52-Week Range$14.99 - $26.64
Volume75,414 shs
Average Volume4.03 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.62 billion
P/E Ratio10.95
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.37
Discovery Inc Series C logoDiscovery, Inc. operates as a media company worldwide. The company operates through U.S. Networks, International Networks, and Education and Other segments. It owns and operates various television networks under the Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Science Channel, Velocity, Discovery Family Channel, Destination America, American Heroes Channel, Discovery Life, The Oprah Winfrey Network, Eurosport, Discovery Kids, DMAX, and Discovery Home & Health brands, as well as other regional television networks. The company's content spans genres, including survival, exploration, sports, lifestyle, general entertainment, heroes, adventure, crime and investigation, health, and kids. It also develops and sells curriculum-based education products and services, such as an online suite of curriculum-based video on demand (VOD) tools, professional development services, and digital textbooks, as well as student assessments; and publishes hard copy curriculum-based content for K-12 schools. In addition, the company operates production studios that develop content; and Websites. It provides content through various distribution platforms comprising pay-television, free-to-air and broadcast television, Websites, digital distribution arrangements, and content licensing agreements, as well as various platforms that include brand-aligned Websites, online streaming, mobile devices, VOD, and broadband channels. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated approximately 400 distribution feeds in 40 languages internationally. Discovery, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Cable & other pay television services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
SymbolNASDAQ:DISCK
CUSIPN/A
Phone240-662-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.84
Current Ratio1.45
Quick Ratio1.45

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio10.95
Forward P/E Ratio
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.87 billion
Price / Sales1.87
Cash Flow$9.0294 per share
Price / Cash2.72
Book Value$8.43 per share
Price / Book2.91

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.24
Net Income$-337,000,000.00
Net Margins-8.28%
Return on Equity17.68%
Return on Assets4.59%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares522,140,000
Market Cap$12.62 billion

Discovery Inc Series C (NASDAQ:DISCK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Discovery Inc Series C's stock symbol?

Discovery Inc Series C trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DISCK."

How will Discovery Inc Series C's stock buyback program work?

Discovery Inc Series C announced that its board has approved a share repurchase plan on Monday, July 31st 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Discovery Inc Series C's earnings last quarter?

Discovery Inc Series C (NASDAQ:DISCK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.17. The firm earned $2.85 billion during the quarter. Discovery Inc Series C had a positive return on equity of 17.68% and a negative net margin of 8.28%. View Discovery Inc Series C's Earnings History.

When is Discovery Inc Series C's next earnings date?

Discovery Inc Series C is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Discovery Inc Series C.

What price target have analysts set for DISCK?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Discovery Inc Series C's stock. Their predictions range from $29.00 to $29.00. On average, they anticipate Discovery Inc Series C's stock price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Discovery Inc Series C.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Discovery Inc Series C?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Discovery Inc Series C in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Discovery Inc Series C.

Who are some of Discovery Inc Series C's key competitors?

Who are Discovery Inc Series C's key executives?

Discovery Inc Series C's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Gunnar Wiedenfels, Chief Financial Officer (Age 41)
  • Mr. Bruce L. Campbell, Chief Devel., Distribution & Legal Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jean-Briac Perrette, CEO & Pres of Discovery Networks International (Age 47)
  • Mr. David M. Zaslav, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. David C. Leavy, Chief Corp. Operations & Communications Officer (Age 49)

Has Discovery Inc Series C been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about DISCK stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Discovery Inc Series C earned a daily sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 47.30 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Discovery Inc Series C.

Who are Discovery Inc Series C's major shareholders?

Discovery Inc Series C's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.05%), State of Wisconsin Investment Board (2.79%), Paulson & CO. Inc. (1.92%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.71%), Sterling Capital Management LLC (0.55%) and CQS Cayman LP (0.52%).

Which major investors are selling Discovery Inc Series C stock?

DISCK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Marshall Wace LLP, Point72 Asset Management L.P., CQS Cayman LP, Confluence Investment Management LLC, Lido Advisors LLC, First Manhattan Co. and TD Asset Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying Discovery Inc Series C stock?

DISCK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Paulson & CO. Inc., Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Becker Capital Management Inc., Putnam Investments LLC, Vantage Investment Partners LLC and Beck Mack & Oliver LLC.

How do I buy shares of Discovery Inc Series C?

Shares of DISCK 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 Discovery Inc Series C's stock price today?

One share of DISCK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.62.

How big of a company is Discovery Inc Series C?

Discovery Inc Series C has a market capitalization of $12.62 billion and generates $6.87 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $-337,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.24 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Discovery Inc Series C?

Discovery Inc Series C's mailing address is 1 DISCOVERY PLACE, SILVER SPRING MD, 20910. The company can be reached via phone at 240-662-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Discovery Inc Series C (NASDAQ DISCK)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  159 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  237 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  396
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Discovery Inc Series C and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DISCK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DISCK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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