NASDAQ:DISCK - Discovery Inc Series C Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$26.25 +0.31 (+1.20 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$25.94
Today's Range$25.96 - $26.64
52-Week Range$14.99 - $27.15
Volume7.44 million shs
Average Volume4.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.67 billion
P/E Ratio12.41
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.41
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

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.00
Current Ratio1.83
Quick Ratio1.83

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.41
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.87 billion
Price / Sales1.99
Cash Flow$8.9286 per share
Price / Cash2.94
Book Value$8.43 per share
Price / Book3.11

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-337,000,000.00
Net Margins-7.40%
Return on Equity19.34%
Return on Assets5.10%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares522,140,000

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 declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Monday, July 31st 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Discovery Inc Series C (NASDAQ:DISCK) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.13. The company earned $2.31 billion during the quarter. Discovery Inc Series C had a positive return on equity of 19.34% and a negative net margin of 7.40%. View Discovery Inc Series C's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for DISCK?

2 brokers have issued 1-year price targets 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 year. View Analyst Ratings for Discovery Inc Series C.

Are investors shorting Discovery Inc Series C?

Discovery Inc Series C saw a drop in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,874,872 shares, a drop of 35.5% from the May 15th total of 7,563,437 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,795,609 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.3 days. Approximately 1.4% of the company's shares are short sold. View Discovery Inc Series C's Current Options Chain.

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?

News headlines about DISCK stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 media sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company an impact score of 48.19 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Discovery Inc Series C's major shareholders?

Discovery Inc Series C's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.02%), State of Wisconsin Investment Board (3.78%), Seizert Capital Partners LLC (1.22%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.98%), CQS Cayman LP (0.98%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.93%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Discovery Inc Series C.

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 Prudential Financial Inc., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Nokomis Capital L.L.C., KBC Group NV, Cheyne Capital Management UK LLP, Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC, Olstein Capital Management L.P. and Jane Street Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Discovery Inc Series C.

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 BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, CQS Cayman LP, Contrarius Investment Management Ltd, Northern Trust Corp, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, Natixis and Lido Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Discovery Inc Series C.

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 $26.25.

How big of a company is Discovery Inc Series C?

Discovery Inc Series C has a market capitalization of $13.67 billion and generates $6.87 billion in revenue each year.

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 (DISCK)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  140 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  218 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  358
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 6/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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