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

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$28.56 -0.16 (-0.56 %)
(As of 11/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.56
Today's Range$27.94 - $28.8850
52-Week Range$15.82 - $31.55
Volume2.44 million shs
Average Volume2.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.95 billion
P/E Ratio12.75
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.19
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 Ratio1.45

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.75
Forward P/E Ratio10.02
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.87 billion
Price / Sales2.18
Cash Flow$8.8972 per share
Price / Cash3.21
Book Value$18.76 per share
Price / Book1.52

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

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares523,500,000
Market Cap$14.95 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 of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Monday, July 31st 2017, which permits the company to repurchase outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Discovery Inc Series C (NASDAQ:DISCK) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $2.59 billion for the quarter. Discovery Inc Series C had a negative net margin of 8.52% and a positive return on equity of 17.05%. 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 brokers 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 year. This suggests a possible upside of 1.5% 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?

Headlines about DISCK stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Discovery Inc Series C earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

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 a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (4.16%), Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (3.32%), Seizert Capital Partners LLC (0.78%), CQS Cayman LP (0.65%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.59%) and Mackenzie Financial Corp (0.58%).

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, DLD Asset Management LP, CQS Cayman LP, BlackRock Inc., Virginia National Bank, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Banco Santander S.A. and Jane Street Group 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 $28.56.

How big of a company is Discovery Inc Series C?

Discovery Inc Series C has a market capitalization of $14.95 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.

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:  175 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  243 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  418
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 11/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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