NASDAQ:EMMS - Emmis Communications Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.02 (-0.41 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 05:38 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $4.85
50-Day Range
MA: $5.06
52-Week Range
Now: $4.85
Volume1,839 shs
Average Volume8,659 shs
Market Capitalization$63.73 million
P/E Ratio44.28
Dividend YieldN/A
Emmis Communications Corporation, a diversified media company, engages in radio broadcasting activities in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Radio, Publishing, and Corporate & Emerging Technologies. It operates 11 FM and 3 AM radio stations in New York, Los Angeles, Indianapolis, and Austin, as well as publishes Indianapolis monthly magazine. The company also develops and licenses TagStation, a cloud-based software platform that allows a broadcaster to manage album art, meta data, and enhanced advertising on its various broadcasts; and develops NextRadio, a smartphone application that marries over-the-air FM radio broadcasts with visual and interactive features on smartphones. In addition, it provides Dial Report that offers radio advertising buyers and sellers big data analytics derived from radio station network, smartphone usage, location-based data, listening data, and demographic and behavioral attributes; and engages in dynamic pricing business. Emmis Communications Corporation was founded in 1981 and is based in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Radio broadcasting stations
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNASDAQ:EMMS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$114.13 million
Cash Flow$2.1179 per share
Book Value$7.69 per share


Net Income$23.35 million


Market Cap$63.73 million
Next Earnings Date10/10/2019 (Estimated)

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Emmis Communications (NASDAQ:EMMS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Emmis Communications' stock symbol?

Emmis Communications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EMMS."

How were Emmis Communications' earnings last quarter?

Emmis Communications Co. (NASDAQ:EMMS) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 11th. The company reported $0.13 EPS for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $27.77 million for the quarter. Emmis Communications had a net margin of 1.35% and a return on equity of 1.52%. View Emmis Communications' Earnings History.

When is Emmis Communications' next earnings date?

Emmis Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 10th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Emmis Communications.

Has Emmis Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about EMMS stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Emmis Communications earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Emmis Communications.

Are investors shorting Emmis Communications?

Emmis Communications saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 18,000 shares, an increase of 119.5% from the July 31st total of 8,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 49,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.4 days. Approximately 0.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Emmis Communications' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Emmis Communications' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Emmis Communications own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Emmis Communications investors own include Capstone Turbine (CPST), STRATA Skin Sciences (SSKN), Agile Therapeutics (AGRX), Athersys (ATHX), BIOLASE (BIOL), CTI BioPharma (CTIC), Groupon (GRPN), GTX (GTXI), GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- (GWPH) and Hudson Technologies (HDSN).

Who are Emmis Communications' key executives?

Emmis Communications' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey H. Smulyan, Chairman & CEO (Age 72)
  • Mr. Patrick M. Walsh, Pres, COO & Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. J. Scott Enright Esq., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Ryan A. Hornaday, Exec. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Kate Healey Snedeker APR, Media & Investor Relations Contact

Who are Emmis Communications' major shareholders?

Emmis Communications' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Zazove Associates LLC (8.26%), BlackRock Inc. (2.73%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.73%), Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC (1.15%) and Zazove Associates LLC (0.16%). Company insiders that own Emmis Communications stock include Gregory T Loewen, J Scott Enright, Jeffrey H Smulyan, Patrick M Walsh, Richard A Leventhal and Ryan A Hornaday. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Emmis Communications.

Which major investors are selling Emmis Communications stock?

EMMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zazove Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold Emmis Communications company stock in the last year include Gregory T Loewen, J Scott Enright, Jeffrey H Smulyan, Patrick M Walsh and Ryan A Hornaday. View Insider Buying and Selling for Emmis Communications.

Which major investors are buying Emmis Communications stock?

EMMS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Zazove Associates LLC, Quinn Opportunity Partners LLC and BlackRock Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Emmis Communications.

How do I buy shares of Emmis Communications?

Shares of EMMS 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Emmis Communications' stock price today?

One share of EMMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.85.

How big of a company is Emmis Communications?

Emmis Communications has a market capitalization of $63.73 million and generates $114.13 million in revenue each year. Emmis Communications employs 380 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Emmis Communications.

What is Emmis Communications' official website?

The official website for Emmis Communications is

How can I contact Emmis Communications?

Emmis Communications' mailing address is ONE EMMIS PLAZA 40 MONUMENT CIRCLE SUITE 700, INDIANAPOLIS IN, 46204. The company can be reached via phone at 317-266-0100 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Emmis Communications (NASDAQ EMMS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  116 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  135 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  251
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Emmis Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EMMS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EMMS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/15/2019 by Staff

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