National CineMedia Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.22 (+5.26 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $4.40
50-Day Range
MA: $4.83
52-Week Range
Now: $4.40
Volume442,020 shs
Average Volume857,267 shs
Market Capitalization$349.14 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.45%
National CineMedia, Inc., through its subsidiary, National CineMedia, LLC, operates a digital in-theater network in North America. The company engages in the sale of advertising to national, regional, and local businesses in Noovie, a cinema advertising and entertainment pre-show seen on movie screens; and sells advertising on its Lobby Entertainment Network, a series of strategically-placed screens located in movie theater lobbies, as well as other forms of advertising and promotions in theatre lobbies. It is also involved in the sale of online and mobile advertising through its Cinema Accelerator digital product, as well as suite of Noovie digital properties, such as, Noovie Shuffle, Name That Movie, Noovie Arcade, and Fantasy Movie League to reach entertainment audiences beyond the theater. The company offers its services to third-party theater circuits under long-term network affiliate agreements. It also operates search and discovery platform, under the brand name National CineMedia, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Centennial, Colorado.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Advertising
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NCMI
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$444.80 million
Cash Flow$1.19 per share
Book Value($1.53) per share


Net Income$36.10 million


Market Cap$349.14 million
Next Earnings Date5/4/2021 (Estimated)


National CineMedia (NASDAQ:NCMI) Upgraded by Benchmark to "Buy"
April 13, 2021 |
National CineMedia (NASDAQ:NCMI) Raised to "Buy" at Benchmark
April 7, 2021 |
National CineMedia's (NCMI) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at B. Riley
April 5, 2021 |
National CineMedia adds Cinemark's Zoradi to board
March 26, 2021 |
Ex-Dividend Date Insight: National CineMedia
March 18, 2021 |
National CineMedia (NCMI) Enters Overbought Territory
March 16, 2021 |
March 9, 2021 |
National CineMedia Is Entering Crunch Time
March 4, 2021 |
2020/2021 U.S. Cannes Young Lions Winners Announced
February 24, 2021 |
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Overall MarketRank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

57th out of 442 stocks

Advertising Industry

1st out of 25 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.22 (+5.26 %)
(As of 04/14/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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National CineMedia (NASDAQ:NCMI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is National CineMedia a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National CineMedia in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" National CineMedia stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than National CineMedia?

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When is National CineMedia's next earnings date?

National CineMedia is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 4th 2021.
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How were National CineMedia's earnings last quarter?

National CineMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCMI) released its earnings results on Sunday, March, 7th. The business services provider reported ($0.62) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.18) by $0.44. The business services provider earned $15.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $12.47 million. National CineMedia had a negative net margin of 5.00% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.22%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 89.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.24 earnings per share.
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How has National CineMedia's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

National CineMedia's stock was trading at $4.79 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NCMI stock has decreased by 8.1% and is now trading at $4.40.
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How often does National CineMedia pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National CineMedia?

National CineMedia declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 8th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, April 5th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 19th.
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Is National CineMedia a good dividend stock?

National CineMedia pays an annual dividend of $0.20 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.45%. NCMI has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of National CineMedia is 42.55%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for NCMI?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for National CineMedia's shares. Their forecasts range from $2.75 to $6.00. On average, they expect National CineMedia's share price to reach $4.45 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are National CineMedia's key executives?

National CineMedia's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas F. Lesinski, CEO, Interim Principal Financial Officer & Director (Age 61, Pay $1.49M)
  • Mr. Clifford E. Marks, Pres (Age 59, Pay $1.84M)
  • Ms. Sarah Kinnick Hilty, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50, Pay $548.14k)
  • Mr. Scott D. Felenstein, Exec. VP & Chief Revenue Officer (Age 51, Pay $931.38k)
  • Mr. Adam Johnson, Sr. VP of Operations & Planning
  • Ms. Julie L. Patterson, Interim Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Chuck Fredrick, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Dave Kupiec, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing
  • Mr. Lawrence Snapp, Chief Digital Officer & Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. (Age 75)
  • Ms. Christine Fenner, Sr. VP of HR

What is Tom Lesinski's approval rating as National CineMedia's CEO?

12 employees have rated National CineMedia CEO Tom Lesinski on Tom Lesinski has an approval rating of 60% among National CineMedia's employees. This puts Tom Lesinski in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of National CineMedia own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National CineMedia investors own include Energy Transfer (ET), AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Prospect Capital (PSEC), TETRA Technologies (TTI), Bank of America (BAC), Annaly Capital Management (NLY), Pfizer (PFE), Genworth Financial (GNW) and Main Street Capital (MAIN).

What is National CineMedia's stock symbol?

National CineMedia trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NCMI."

Who are National CineMedia's major shareholders?

National CineMedia's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Red Spruce Capital LLC (0.25%). Company insiders that own National CineMedia stock include Clifford E Marks, General LP Standard, Mark B Segall and Thomas F Lesinski.
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Which major investors are buying National CineMedia stock?

NCMI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Red Spruce Capital LLC.
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How do I buy shares of National CineMedia?

Shares of NCMI 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 National CineMedia's stock price today?

One share of NCMI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.40.

How much money does National CineMedia make?

National CineMedia has a market capitalization of $349.14 million and generates $444.80 million in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $36.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.47 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does National CineMedia have?

National CineMedia employs 531 workers across the globe.

What is National CineMedia's official website?

The official website for National CineMedia is

Where are National CineMedia's headquarters?

National CineMedia is headquartered at 6300 S. SYRACUSE WAY SUITE 300, CENTENNIAL CO, 80111.

How can I contact National CineMedia?

National CineMedia's mailing address is 6300 S. SYRACUSE WAY SUITE 300, CENTENNIAL CO, 80111. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 303-792-3600 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/14/2021 by Staff
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