MDC Partners Company Profile (NASDAQ:MDCA)

About MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)

MDC Partners logoMDC Partners Inc. is a provider of global marketing, advertising, activation, communications and strategic consulting solutions. The Company and its subsidiary agencies (Partner Firms) deliver a range of customized services. The Company's segments include Reportable Segment, All Other and Corporate. The Reportable segment consists of the Company's integrated advertising, media and public relations service companies. The All Other segment consists of the companies that provide the Company's specialist marketing offerings, such as direct marketing, sales promotion, market research, strategic communications, database and customer relationship management, data analytics and insights, corporate identity, and design and branding. The Reportable segment includes the operations of various companies, such as Allison & Partners, Anomaly, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, Doner, Forsman & Bodenfors, Hunter PR, kbs, MDC Media Partners and 72andSunny.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Industry: Marketing Services
  • Sub-Industry: Advertising
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MDCA
  • CUSIP: 55269710
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $486.85 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 56,941,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.67
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.49
  • 52 Week Range: $2.75 - $19.26
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.25
  • P/E Growth: 5.06
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.42 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.34
  • Book Value: ($10.74) per share
  • Price / Book: -0.80
  • EBIDTA: $149.12 million
  • Net Margins: -6.05%
  • Return on Assets: -1.16%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -1.86%
  • Current Ratio: 0.63%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
  • Average Volume: 436,386 shs.
  • Beta: 1.31
  • Short Ratio: 5.24

Frequently Asked Questions for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)

What is MDC Partners' stock symbol?

MDC Partners trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MDCA."

How often does MDC Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MDC Partners?

MDC Partners announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.21 per share on Wednesday, August 24th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 9.82%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 8th. View MDC Partners' Dividend History.

How were MDC Partners' earnings last quarter?

MDC Partners Inc (NASDAQ:MDCA) posted its earnings results on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported ($0.21) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.29. The company had revenue of $344.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $335.32 million. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 11.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.47) earnings per share. View MDC Partners' Earnings History.

Where is MDC Partners' stock going? Where will MDC Partners' stock price be in 2017?

7 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for MDC Partners' stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate MDC Partners' stock price to reach $11.83 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for MDC Partners.

Who are some of MDC Partners' key competitors?

Who owns MDC Partners stock?

MDC Partners' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC (14.72%), FMR LLC (15.64%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (4.88%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.34%), Boston Partners (4.32%) and Teachers Advisors LLC (4.12%). Company insiders that own MDC Partners stock include David Corwin Ross, Lawrence S Kramer, Miles Nadal, Mitchell Gendel and Scott L Kauffman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MDC Partners.

Who sold MDC Partners stock? Who is selling MDC Partners stock?

MDC Partners' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, GMT Capital Corp, Boston Partners, Taylor Asset Management Inc., Omega Advisors Inc., Formula Growth Ltd., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for MDC Partners.

Who bought MDC Partners stock? Who is buying MDC Partners stock?

MDC Partners' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rubric Capital Management LP, ACT II Management LP, Schroder Investment Management Group, FMR LLC, Corsair Capital Management L.P., Teachers Advisors LLC, Granite Investment Partners LLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have bought MDC Partners stock in the last two years include David Corwin Ross, Lawrence S Kramer, Mitchell Gendel and Scott L Kauffman. View Insider Buying and Selling for MDC Partners.

How do I buy MDC Partners stock?

Shares of MDC Partners can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of MDC Partners stock cost?

One share of MDC Partners stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.55.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $11.83 (38.40% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/1/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$10.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingHoldHighView Rating Details
4/17/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$15.00HighView Rating Details
3/21/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$12.00MediumView Rating Details
2/17/2017WedbushBoost Price TargetNeutral$8.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017Albert Fried & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
11/1/2016Telsey Advisory GroupUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$18.00N/AView Rating Details
3/22/2016Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingOverweight$27.00N/AView Rating Details
3/7/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
7/21/2015Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$26.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Earnings by Quarter for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Earnings History by Quarter for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.08($0.21)$335.32 million$344.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q416$0.09$0.15$376.32 million$390.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.15$0.02$346.02 million$337.05 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116($0.10)($0.47)$323.48 million$309.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$0.28($0.52)$361.11 million$359.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315$0.17($0.15)$330.91 million$328.42 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.18$0.56$322.69 million$336.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115($0.08)($0.52)$301.03 million$302.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q414$0.23($0.17)$331.86 million$339.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.18($0.10)$314.30 million$326.89 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.15$0.33$311.13 million$317.72 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114($0.02)($0.18)$282.50 million$292.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413($0.62)($1.98)$322.93 million$307.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$0.16($0.44)$290.54 million$289.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.53
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.07$0.14$0.11
Q2 20172$0.05$0.10$0.08
Q3 20172$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q4 20172$0.20$0.23$0.22
Q1 20181$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q2 20182$0.00$0.13$0.07
Q4 20181$0.32$0.32$0.32
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Most Recent Dividend:8/24/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.63
Dividend Yield:7.37%
Payout Ratio:-39.13% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
225.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
105.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)

Dividend History by Quarter for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Insider Trades by Quarter for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2017David Corwin RossInsiderBuy5,000$8.65$43,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Lawrence S. KramerDirectorBuy30,000$3.48$104,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Mitchell GendelInsiderBuy10,000$3.10$31,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Scott L. KauffmanCEOBuy25,000$2.92$73,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Scott L. KauffmanCEOBuy5,000$12.19$60,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Scott L. KauffmanCEOBuy10,000$13.27$132,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Mitchell GendelInsiderBuy1,000$13.75$13,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2016Scott L. KauffmanCEOBuy10,000$13.86$138,600.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Miles NadalMajor ShareholderSell1,842,000$20.50$37,761,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Miles NadalCEOSell3,500,000$23.14$80,990,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Robert KamerschenDirectorBuy24,580$22.30$548,134.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Miles NadalCEOBuy5,000$22.00$110,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014David DoftCFOBuy1,000$21.50$21,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Michael SabatinoCAOBuy10,000$21.48$214,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Miles NadalCEOBuy25,000$21.06$526,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Robert KamerschenDirectorBuy11,000$22.72$249,920.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
Latest Headlines for MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA)
DateHeadline logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 23 at 8:10 AM logoMDC Partners to Present at the 45th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference - May 17 at 9:20 AM logo$368.2 Million in Sales Expected for MDC Partners Inc (MDCA) This Quarter - May 12 at 1:32 PM logoETFs with exposure to MDC Partners, Inc. : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 6:58 PM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.07 Per Share - May 10 at 6:14 PM logoMDC Partners, Inc. :MDCA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 10, 2017 - May 10 at 12:34 PM logoAnalysts Set MDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Target Price at $13.20 - May 4 at 1:31 AM logoMDC Partners CEO Scott Kauffman: Consultancies are 'not something I lose sleep over' - May 3 at 8:29 AM logoSomewhat Critical News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect MDC Partners (MDCA) Share Price - May 2 at 10:54 PM logoMDC Partners, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:MDCA) : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 7:45 PM logoNew Strong Sell Stocks for May 2nd - May 2 at 2:42 PM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Earns Hold Rating from Royal Bank of Canada - May 1 at 7:34 PM logoMDC Partners, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MDCA-US : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 12:44 PM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.05 Per Share, Wedbush Forecasts - May 1 at 7:55 AM logoJefferies Group Research Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for MDC Partners Inc (MDCA) - May 1 at 7:55 AM logoEdited Transcript of MDCA earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 8:30pm GMT - April 30 at 12:00 AM logoMDC Partners (MDCA) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows - April 29 at 8:30 PM logoWells Fargo & Co Reiterates Hold Rating for MDC Partners Inc (MDCA) - April 29 at 4:26 PM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.29 EPS - April 29 at 1:25 AM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.29 EPS - April 29 at 1:15 AM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - April 28 at 9:34 AM logoMDC Partners' (MDCA) CEO Scott Kauffman on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 28 at 12:03 AM logoInvestor Network: MDC Partners Inc. Class A to Host Earnings Call - April 27 at 7:02 PM logoMDC Partners Inc. Reports Results For The Three Months Ended March 31, 2017 - April 27 at 7:02 PM logoMDC Partners reports 1Q loss - April 27 at 7:02 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate MDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Will Announce Earnings of $0.08 Per Share - April 27 at 1:11 AM logoMDC Partners (MDCA) Getting Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows - April 22 at 1:59 PM logo Analysts Anticipate MDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $336.67 Million - April 21 at 1:04 PM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.08 Per Share - April 19 at 8:09 PM logoMDC Partners Schedules Conference Call to Discuss its Financial Results for the Three Months Ending March 31, 2017 - April 19 at 6:31 PM logoMDC Partners (MDCA) Given News Impact Score of 0.31 - April 19 at 10:09 AM logoMDC Partners' (MDCA) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets - April 17 at 9:10 PM logoMDC Partners (MDCA) Given Media Sentiment Rating of 0.22 - April 15 at 10:29 AM logoMDC Partners, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MDCA-US : April 14, 2017 - April 14 at 8:49 AM logoResearch Reports Initiation on Services Stocks -- Booz Allen, Outfront Media, and MDC Partners - April 13 at 9:04 AM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.07 Per Share, Jefferies Group Forecasts - April 12 at 8:19 AM logoETFs with exposure to MDC Partners, Inc. : April 10, 2017 - April 10 at 6:05 PM logo7 of the Worst-Performing Stocks in Gurus' Portfolios - April 7 at 6:58 PM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts - April 3 at 1:44 PM logoRetail Management Combined With Innovative Branding Solutions Forming New Revenue Generating Opportunities - March 30 at 6:47 PM logoMDC Partners Inc (MDCA) Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group LLC - March 25 at 7:37 PM logoMDC Partners Closes $95 Million Equity Investment By Goldman Sachs - March 7 at 6:15 PM logoMDC PARTNERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Unregistered Sale of Equity Securities, Change in Directors or Principal Officer - March 7 at 6:15 PM logoMDC Partners Subpoenaed by Justice Department in Ad Probe - March 2 at 6:43 PM logoMDC Partners says DOJ has subpoenaed it for ad industry production probe - March 1 at 6:45 PM logoMDC PARTNERS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 1 at 6:29 PM logoEdited Transcript of MDCA earnings conference call or presentation 27-Feb-17 1:30pm GMT - February 28 at 6:35 PM logoQ4 2016 MDC Partners Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - February 27 at 6:10 PM logoMDC Partners Inc. Reports Results for the Three and Twelve Months Ended December 31, 2016 - February 27 at 6:10 PM logoMDC PARTNERS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 27 at 6:10 PM



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