NASDAQ:DISCK

Discovery Stock Forecast, Price & News

$32.25
-0.49 (-1.50 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$31.92
Now: $32.25
$32.90
50-Day Range
$32.74
MA: $47.44
$66.00
52-Week Range
$16.80
Now: $32.25
$66.70
Volume5.09 million shs
Average Volume9.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.72 billion
P/E Ratio15.66
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.52
Discovery, Inc., a media company, provides content across various distribution platforms in approximately 50 languages worldwide. It operates in two segments, U.S. Networks and International Networks. The company owns and operates various television networks under the Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, Science, MotorTrend, Discovery en Español, Discovery Familia, Eurosport, TVN, Discovery Kids, Discovery Family, American Heroes Channel, Destination America, Discovery Life, DIY Network, Cooking Channel, Great American Country, ID, the Oprah Winfrey Network, Eurosport, DMAX, and Discovery Home & Health brands, as well as other regional television networks. Its content spans genres, including survival, natural history, exploration, sports, general entertainment, home, food, 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, content licensing agreements, and direct-to-consumer subscriptions, as well as various platforms that include brand-aligned Websites, online streaming, mobile devices, video on demand, and broadband channels. The company 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DISCK
CUSIPN/A
Phone240-662-2000
Employees9,800
Year Founded1985

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.14 billion
Cash Flow$13.55 per share
Book Value$21.95 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.07 billion

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$15.72 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Spark Scientific Discovery at Home - Yahoo Finance
April 16, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Discovery (NASDAQ:DISCK) Shares Gap Down to $34.78
April 14, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Is It Too Late to Buy Discovery (DISCA) Stock?
April 8, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
I've Made a 'Discovery' - RealMoney - RealMoney
April 7, 2021 |  realmoney.thestreet.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.44 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

148th out of 571 stocks

Cable & Other Pay Television Services Industry

12th out of 34 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$32.25
-0.49 (-1.50 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Discovery (NASDAQ:DISCK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Discovery a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Discovery in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Discovery stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in DISCK, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Discovery?

Wall Street analysts have given Discovery a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Discovery wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Discovery?

Discovery saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 28,970,000 shares, an increase of 118.8% from the February 28th total of 13,240,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 7,030,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.1 days. Approximately 10.0% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Discovery's next earnings date?

Discovery is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Discovery's earnings last quarter?

Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) announced its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, February, 21st. The company reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $2.89 billion for the quarter. Discovery had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.76% and a net margin of 13.36%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.98 EPS.
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How has Discovery's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Discovery's stock was trading at $22.99 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, DISCK shares have increased by 40.3% and is now trading at $32.25.
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What price target have analysts set for DISCK?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Discovery's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Discovery's share price to reach $43.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Discovery's key executives?

Discovery's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David M. Zaslav, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61, Pay $25.44M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Dr. Gunnar Wiedenfels, Chief Financial Officer (Age 44, Pay $3.84M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Bruce L. Campbell, Chief Devel., Distribution & Legal Officer (Age 54, Pay $5.92M)
  • Mr. Jean-Briac Perrette, CEO & Pres of Discovery International (Age 50, Pay $6.96M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. David C. Leavy, Chief Corp. Operating Officer (Age 52) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Lori C. Locke, Chief Accounting Officer & Exec. VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Avi Saxena, Chief Technology Officer of Direct-to-Consumer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Jackie Burka, Sr. VP, Investor Relations
  • Ms. Adria Alpert Romm, Chief People & Culture Officer (Age 66) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Albert E. Rosenthaler, Sr. VP (Age 61)

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What is Discovery's stock symbol?

Discovery trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DISCK."

Who are Discovery's major shareholders?

Discovery's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.02%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.02%), Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc. NE (0.02%), Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc. (0.01%), Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC (0.01%) and Valeo Financial Advisors LLC (0.01%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Discovery stock?

DISCK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc., Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc. NE, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Valeo Financial Advisors LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., Phoenix Wealth Advisors, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Discovery stock?

DISCK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DnB Asset Management AS, OTA Financial Group L.P., Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, R.H. Dinel Investment Counsel Inc., Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, North American Management Corp, and Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Discovery?

Shares of DISCK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Discovery's stock price today?

One share of DISCK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.25.

How much money does Discovery make?

Discovery has a market capitalization of $15.72 billion and generates $11.14 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Discovery have?

Discovery employs 9,800 workers across the globe.

When was Discovery founded?

Discovery was founded in 1985.

What is Discovery's official website?

The official website for Discovery is corporate.discovery.com.

Where are Discovery's headquarters?

Discovery is headquartered at 8403 COLESVILLE ROAD, SILVER SPRING MD, 20910.

How can I contact Discovery?

Discovery's mailing address is 8403 COLESVILLE ROAD, SILVER SPRING MD, 20910. The company can be reached via phone at 240-662-2000 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 4/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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