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

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$26.02 +0.03 (+0.12 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$26.02
Today's Range$25.74 - $26.43
52-Week Range$19.05 - $31.55
Volume3.90 million shs
Average Volume3.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.61 billion
P/E Ratio11.62
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.2
Discovery, 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DISCK
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone240-662-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.61
Current Ratio1.01
Quick Ratio1.01

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio11.62
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.87 billion
Price / Sales1.98
Cash Flow$8.9110 per share
Price / Cash Flow2.92
Book Value$8.43 per share
Price / Book3.09

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.24
Net Income$-337,000,000.00
Net Margins-8.52%
Return on Equity17.05%
Return on Assets4.64%

Miscellaneous

Employees7,000
Outstanding Shares523,500,000
Market Cap$13.61 billion
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 has approved a stock repurchase program 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. Shares buyback programs are usually a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Discovery Inc Series C (NASDAQ:DISCK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.10. The company earned $2.59 billion during the quarter. Discovery Inc Series C had a positive return on equity of 17.05% and a negative net margin of 8.52%. 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, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Discovery Inc Series C.

What price target have analysts set for DISCK?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Discovery Inc Series C's shares. Their forecasts range from $29.00 to $29.00. On average, they anticipate Discovery Inc Series C's share price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.5% 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.

Has Discovery Inc Series C been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about DISCK stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Discovery Inc Series C earned a news sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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:
  • Mr. David M. Zaslav, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • 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 C. Leavy, Chief Corp. Operations & Communications Officer (Age 49)

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 shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc (6.52%), BlackRock Inc. (4.16%), Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (3.32%), Seizert Capital Partners LLC (0.78%), CQS Cayman LP (0.65%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.59%).

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 Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Seizert Capital Partners LLC, FMR LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Strs Ohio and Mackenzie Financial Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Discovery Inc Series C stock?

DISCK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Vanguard Group Inc, DLD Asset Management LP, CQS Cayman LP, BlackRock Inc., Virginia National Bank, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Banco Santander S.A..

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 $26.02.

How big of a company is Discovery Inc Series C?

Discovery Inc Series C has a market capitalization of $13.61 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. Discovery Inc Series C employs 7,000 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:  178 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  247 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  425
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 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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