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

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$25.83 -0.39 (-1.49 %)
(As of 05/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$26.22
Today's Range$25.62 - $26.21
52-Week Range$19.25 - $31.55
Volume1.75 million shs
Average Volume2.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.56 billion
P/E Ratio12.24
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.34
Discovery, Inc. operates as a media company worldwide. The company operates through two segments, U.S. Networks and International Networks. The company owns and operates various television networks under the Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Science Channel, MotorTrend, Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, TVN, DIY Network, Cooking Channel, Discovery Family Channel, American Heroes Channel, Destination America, Discovery Life, Discovery en Espanol, Discovery Familia, Great American Country, the Oprah Winfrey Network, Eurosport, Discovery Kids, DMAX, and Discovery Home & Health brands, as well as other regional television networks. Its content spans genres, including survival, exploration, sports, lifestyle, general entertainment, home, food and travel, heroes, adventure, crime and investigation, health, and kids. The company also operates production studios that develop and produce content; and digital products and Websites. It provides content through various distribution platforms comprising pay-television, free-to-air and broadcast television, authenticated GO applications, digital distribution arrangements, and content licensing agreements, as well as various platforms that include brand-aligned Websites, online streaming, mobile devices, video on demand, and broadband channels. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated approximately 400 distribution feeds in 50 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DISCK
CUSIPN/A
Phone240-662-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.55 billion
Cash Flow$11.5313 per share
Book Value$19.62 per share

Profitability

Net Income$594 million

Miscellaneous

Employees9,000
Market Cap$13.56 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 approved a share repurchase plan on Monday, July 31st 2017, which allows the company to buyback outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors 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 Thursday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.87 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.83 by $0.04. The business earned $2.71 billion during the quarter. Discovery Inc Series C had a return on equity of 20.10% and a net margin of 9.00%. 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 Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Discovery Inc Series C.

Has Discovery Inc Series C been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about DISCK stock has trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Discovery Inc Series C earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Discovery Inc Series C own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Discovery Inc Series C investors own include Intelsat (I), Walt Disney (DIS), Bank of America (BAC), Fossil Group (FOSL), First Data (FDC), Associated British Foods (ABF), Chaarat Gold (CGH), Apollo Global Management (APO), AMC Entertainment (AMC) and Ciena (CIEN).

Who are Discovery Inc Series C's key executives?

Discovery Inc Series C's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David M. Zaslav, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Dr. Gunnar Wiedenfels, Chief Financial Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Bruce L. Campbell, Chief Devel., Distribution & Legal Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Peter T. Faricy, Chief Exec. Officer of Global Direct-to-Consumer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jean-Briac Perrette, CEO & Pres of Discovery Networks International (Age 48)

Who are Discovery Inc Series C's major shareholders?

Discovery Inc Series C's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (4.54%), BlackRock Inc. (4.30%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.51%), State of Wisconsin Investment Board (2.04%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.12%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.98%).

Which institutional investors are selling Discovery Inc Series C stock?

DISCK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Wisconsin Investment Board, BlackRock Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Marshall Wace LLP and California Public Employees Retirement System.

Which institutional investors are buying Discovery Inc Series C stock?

DISCK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Beck Mack & Oliver LLC, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. and Geode Capital Management 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 $25.83.

How big of a company is Discovery Inc Series C?

Discovery Inc Series C has a market capitalization of $13.56 billion and generates $10.55 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $594 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.11 on an earnings per share basis. Discovery Inc Series C employs 9,000 workers across the globe.

What is Discovery Inc Series C's official website?

The official website for Discovery Inc Series C is http://corporate.discovery.com.

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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  193 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  466
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 5/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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