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NASDAQ:SSP

E.W. Scripps (SSP) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$5.71
-0.40 (-6.55%)
(As of 02/20/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$5.69
$5.97
50-Day Range
$5.64
$9.12
52-Week Range
$4.85
$14.62
Volume
406,953 shs
Average Volume
416,969 shs
Market Capitalization
$483.18 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$11.33

E.W. Scripps MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
98.5% Upside
$11.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.76% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.66
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.32mentions of E.W. Scripps in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
2,266.67%
From $0.09 to $2.13 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.55 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

47th out of 536 stocks

Television Broadcasting Stations Industry

7th out of 22 stocks


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About E.W. Scripps Stock (NASDAQ:SSP)

The E.W. Scripps Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a media enterprise through a portfolio of local and national media brands. Its Local Media segment operates broadcast television stations, which produce news, information, and entertainment content, as well as its related digital operations. This segment also runs network, syndicated, and original programming. The company's Scripps Network segment operates national television networks. This segment operates through over-the-air broadcast, cable/satellite, connected TV, and digital distribution. The company also provides content and services through digital platforms, including the Internet, smartphones, and tablets. In addition, it offers Scripps News, a national news network, which provides politics, entertainment, science, and technology news; and Scripps National Spelling Bee, which serve as the steward of educational programs. Further, the company provides ION, a national network of broadcast stations and broadcast television spectrum, which distributes programming through Federal Communications Commission-licensed television stations, as well as affiliated TV stations through over-the-air broadcast and pay TV platforms; and consumers DVR product solutions to watch and record free over-the-air HDTV on connected devices. It serves audiences and businesses. The E.W. Scripps Company was founded in 1878 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

SSP Stock Price History

SSP Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/04/2023
Today
2/21/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/23/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Television broadcasting stations
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:SSP
Employees
5,700
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$11.33
High Stock Price Target
$17.00
Low Stock Price Target
$7.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+98.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$195.90 million
Pretax Margin
-24.89%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.45 billion
Cash Flow
$3.99 per share
Book Value
$20.56 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
81,557,000
Market Cap
$483.18 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
2.09
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Adam P. SymsonMr. Adam P. Symson (Age 49)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.23M
  • Mr. Jason Combs (Age 47)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $860.2k
  • Ms. Lisa Ann Knutson (Age 58)
    Chief Operating Officer
    Comp: $1.06M
  • Mr. William AppletonMr. William Appleton (Age 75)
    Chief Legal Officer
    Comp: $873.75k
  • Mr. Brian G. Lawlor (Age 57)
    President of Scripps Sports
    Comp: $1.14M
  • Ms. Laura M. Tomlin (Age 48)
    Executive VP & Chief Administrative Officer
    Comp: $1.07M
  • Ms. Carolyn Pione Micheli (Age 54)
    Executive VP, Chief Communications & Investor Relations Officer
  • Mr. Mark L. Koors (Age 60)
    Senior Vice President of Audit & Compliance
  • Ms. Keisha Taylor Starr
    Executive VP & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Candace Anderson (Age 51)
    Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer














SSP Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell E.W. Scripps stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for E.W. Scripps in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" SSP shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SSP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is E.W. Scripps' stock price target for 2024?

3 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for E.W. Scripps' shares. Their SSP share price targets range from $7.00 to $17.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $11.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 98.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have SSP shares performed in 2024?

E.W. Scripps' stock was trading at $7.99 at the start of the year. Since then, SSP shares have decreased by 28.5% and is now trading at $5.71.
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Are investors shorting E.W. Scripps?

E.W. Scripps saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,280,000 shares, a drop of 7.7% from the January 15th total of 2,470,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 351,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 6.5 days. Currently, 3.8% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is E.W. Scripps' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 23rd 2024.
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How can I listen to E.W. Scripps' earnings call?

E.W. Scripps will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 23rd at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 402-970-0847 with passcode "4751031".

How were E.W. Scripps' earnings last quarter?

The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ:SSP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August, 4th. The company reported ($0.09) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.11) by $0.02. The company earned $582.84 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $575.83 million. E.W. Scripps had a negative net margin of 25.72% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.56%. E.W. Scripps's revenue for the quarter was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.32 earnings per share.

What ETFs hold E.W. Scripps' stock?
Who are E.W. Scripps' major shareholders?

E.W. Scripps' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.33%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (6.86%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.47%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (3.94%), Cove Street Capital LLC (3.26%) and Penn Capital Management Company LLC (1.44%). Insiders that own company stock include Adam Symson, Daniel Perschke, Douglas F Lyons, Elaina Shekhter, Elizabeth Scripps, Jimmy R Scripps, John Patrick Scripps, Kate O'brian, Laura Tomlin, Lisa A Knutson, Margaret Scripps Klenzing, Rebecca A Riegelsberger, Richard A Boehne, William Appleton and William H Scripps.
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How do I buy shares of E.W. Scripps?

Shares of SSP stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:SSP) was last updated on 2/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff