Starz Acquisition LLC Company Profile (NASDAQ:STRZA)

About Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)

Starz Acquisition LLC logoStarz Acquisition LLC, formerly Starz, is an integrated media and entertainment company. The Company provides premium subscription video programming in the United States to cable operators, satellite television providers, telecommunications companies and online video providers. The Company's segments include Starz Networks and Starz Distribution. The Starz Networks segment provides premium subscription video programming to the United States multichannel video programming distributors (MVPDs), including cable operators (such as Comcast and Time Warner Cable), satellite television providers (such as DIRECTV and DISH Network) and telecommunications companies (such as AT&T and Verizon). The Starz Distribution segment includes the operations of its Anchor Bay Entertainment, Starz Digital and Starz Worldwide Distribution businesses. It also develops, produces and acquires entertainment content and distributes this content to consumers in the United States and throughout the world.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Entertainment - Diversified
  • Sub-Industry: Cable & Satellite
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:STRZA
  • CUSIP: 85571Q10
  • Web: www.starz.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $33.03
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $30.74
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.43
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 10.99%
  • Return on Equity: 77.85%
  • Return on Assets: 11.41%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.55%
  • Current Ratio: 2.59%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.59%
Misc:
  • Beta: 0.07
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)

What is Starz Acquisition LLC's stock symbol?

Starz Acquisition LLC trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "STRZA."

How were Starz Acquisition LLC's earnings last quarter?

Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.54. The firm earned $402.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $421.17 million. Starz Acquisition LLC had a return on equity of 77.85% and a net margin of 10.99%. Starz Acquisition LLC's revenue for the quarter was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.59 earnings per share. View Starz Acquisition LLC's Earnings History.

Where is Starz Acquisition LLC's stock going? Where will Starz Acquisition LLC's stock price be in 2017?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Starz Acquisition LLC's stock. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate Starz Acquisition LLC's stock price to reach $31.20 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Starz Acquisition LLC.

Who are some of Starz Acquisition LLC's key competitors?

Who owns Starz Acquisition LLC stock?

Starz Acquisition LLC's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include First Manhattan Co. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Starz Acquisition LLC stock include Charles Y Tanabe, Christopher Albrecht, Daniel E Sanchez, David Weil, Gregory B Maffei, Jeffrey Sagansky, Merion Investment Management L, Michael Thornton, Scott D Macdonald and Susan M Lyne. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Starz Acquisition LLC.

Who bought Starz Acquisition LLC stock? Who is buying Starz Acquisition LLC stock?

Starz Acquisition LLC's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Manhattan Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Starz Acquisition LLC.

How do I buy Starz Acquisition LLC stock?

Shares of Starz Acquisition LLC 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 Starz Acquisition LLC stock cost?

One share of Starz Acquisition LLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.93.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $31.20 (10.68% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/28/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$33.00 -> $36.00N/AView Rating Details
9/6/2016Brean CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$27.00N/AView Rating Details
8/3/2016FBN SecuritiesUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016Pivotal ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Hold$32.00 -> $31.00N/AView Rating Details
7/1/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/1/2016FBR & CoBoost Price TargetOutperform$26.00 -> $32.00N/AView Rating Details
5/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$44.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
4/30/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
3/14/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$37.00N/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$33.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Earnings by Quarter for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016Q316$0.53$0.34$405.52 million$407.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.54$0.54$421.17 million$402.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.67$0.65$435.68 million$431.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.30$0.26$427.55 million$427.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.59$0.56$422.99 million$404.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.66$0.59$446.93 million$417.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115$0.62$0.79$436.55 million$450.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.53$0.74$424.30 million$425.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.51$0.51$484.40 million$408.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.50$0.62$442.84 million$410.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.53$0.56$421.24 million$420.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2014Q413$0.45$0.62$430.02 million$415.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q313$0.43$0.43$404.97 million$446.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.43$0.52$406.74 million$517.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.49$0.47$404.48 million$399.32 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.13 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.42 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.15%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/21/2016Merion Investment Management LMajor ShareholderBuy386,587$33.94$13,120,762.78View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Daniel E SanchezDirectorSell1,775$31.44$55,806.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Susan M LyneDirectorSell1,000$31.33$31,330.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Jeffrey SaganskyDirectorSell3,500$27.43$96,005.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2016Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell45,941$32.21$1,479,759.61View SEC Filing  
1/5/2016Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell45,940$32.88$1,510,507.20View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell1,915$32.90$63,003.50View SEC Filing  
12/16/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell956$33.73$32,245.88View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell93,796$35.42$3,322,254.32View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Michael ThorntonEVPSell4,696$35.31$165,815.76View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell45,940$35.07$1,611,115.80View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell1,915$34.79$66,622.85View SEC Filing  
10/7/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell91,881$39.02$3,585,196.62View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell1,915$37.36$71,544.40View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Michael ThorntonEVPSell6,500$37.34$242,710.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Charles Y TanabeDirectorSell10,000$38.38$383,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell93,796$36.71$3,443,251.16View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Michael ThorntonEVPSell6,500$36.48$237,120.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2015David WeilEVPSell13,728$42.97$589,892.16View SEC Filing  
7/8/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell22,557$42.88$967,244.16View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Gregory B MaffeiDirectorSell161,438$41.41$6,685,147.58View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Scott D MacdonaldCFOSell43,848$41.26$1,809,168.48View SEC Filing  
4/8/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell22,560$34.95$788,472.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2015Michael ThorntonEVPSell6,500$34.94$227,110.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Charles Y TanabeDirectorSell35,000$33.94$1,187,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Scott D MacdonaldCFOSell70,066$34.09$2,388,549.94View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Jeffrey SaganskyDirectorSell5,000$33.79$168,950.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Michael ThorntonEVPSell6,500$31.67$205,855.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2015Glenn CurtisPresidentSell19,870$30.13$598,683.10View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Glenn CurtisPresidentSell13,101$29.65$388,444.65View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Michael ThorntonEVPSell6,500$30.00$195,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015Glenn CurtisPresidentSell7,611$29.35$223,382.85View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015Glenn CurtisPresidentSell17,500$28.27$494,725.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell22,560$28.46$642,057.60View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015Glenn CurtisPresidentSell17,500$28.87$505,225.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell6,500$30.00$195,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2014Daniel E SanchezDirectorSell2,335$28.10$65,613.50View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell21,605$28.81$622,440.05View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Glenn CurtisPresidentSell23,624$32.35$764,236.40View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Scott D MacdonaldCFOSell35,817$31.98$1,145,427.66View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Scott D MacdonaldCFOSell26,210$33.28$872,268.80View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Glenn CurtisPresidentSell11,376$32.72$372,222.72View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Glenn CurtisPresidentSell8,690$32.52$282,598.80View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Glenn CurtisPresidentSell17,500$31.41$549,675.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Scott D MacdonaldCFOSell48,420$31.38$1,519,419.60View SEC Filing  
11/5/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell6,500$31.33$203,645.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Glenn CurtisPresidentSell20,211$31.41$634,827.51View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Scott D MacdonaldCFOSell52,446$31.40$1,646,804.40View SEC Filing  
10/8/2014Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell22,561$32.34$729,622.74View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Carmi ZlotnikInsiderSell13,652$30.43$415,430.36View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell20,350$31.22$635,327.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell22,981$30.42$699,082.02View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Carmi ZlotnikInsiderSell20,367$27.87$567,628.29View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell5,690$28.52$162,278.80View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014Carmi ZlotnikInsiderSell16,338$29.06$474,782.28View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell5,000$29.15$145,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014Carmi ZlotnikInsiderSell22,524$28.46$641,033.04View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell5,000$29.48$147,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014J. Steven BeaboutVPSell29,085$30.95$900,180.75View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014J. Steven BeaboutVPSell19,840$30.74$609,881.60View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014J. Steven BeaboutVPSell36,306$30.44$1,105,154.64View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Susan M LyneDirectorSell3,240$30.82$99,856.80View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Carmi ZlotnikInsiderSell16,792$29.82$500,737.44View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell5,000$29.84$149,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2014Carmi ZlotnikInsiderSell16,000$31.32$501,120.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell5,000$32.04$160,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Daniel SanchezDirectorSell4,142$32.00$132,544.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Michael ThorntonEVPSell5,000$32.53$162,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013John Malonemajor shareholderSell204,000$24.36$4,969,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Edward L HuguezInsiderSell7,480$22.80$170,544.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2013Christopher AlbrechtCEOSell50,467$20.22$1,020,442.74View SEC Filing  
3/5/2013Scott D MacdonaldCFOSell5,466$19.58$107,024.28View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Latest Headlines for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoStarz Acquisition (STRZA) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.40
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 2:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVery Favorable Press Coverage Very Likely to Affect Starz Acquisition (STRZA) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStarz Acquisition (STRZA) Earns Media Sentiment Score of -0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 1:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Starz Acquisition (STRZA) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 6:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoStarz Acquisition (STRZA) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.14
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 3:36 PM
benzinga.com logoLions Gate Says Starz Merger Ahead Of Schedule; Street Awaits More Details On Performance - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - February 11 at 8:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLions Gate Says Starz Merger Ahead Of Schedule; Street Awaits More Details On Performance
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:22 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION Financials
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:01 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTop Picks For 2017
seekingalpha.com - December 8 at 10:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoJim Chanos Adds to Starz
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 8 at 10:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSTARZ ACQUISITION LLC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Defin
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 8 at 10:17 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 7 at 7:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStarz Integrates Spotify into Its App Platform Merging the Music and Video Entertainment Experience
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 3:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Financials
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 7:23 PM
bizjournals.com logo​Starz to launch premium channels on DirecTV Now
www.bizjournals.com - November 11 at 7:25 PM
fool.com logoIs Lions Gate Entertainment Stock a Buy?
www.fool.com - November 8 at 11:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLions Gate (LGF) Reports Q2 Loss, Starz Merger on Track
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 11:42 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - November 4 at 11:42 AM
bizjournals.com logoStarz lays off employees as part of streamlining
www.bizjournals.com - November 3 at 7:44 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - November 1 at 7:52 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - October 28 at 7:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoStarz (STRZA) Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - October 28 at 11:32 AM
fool.com logoStarz Profits Slump as Subscriber Growth Accelerates
www.fool.com - October 28 at 11:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStarz misses 3Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 7:40 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Starz Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 12:38 PM
moodys.com logoMoody's Liquidity-Stress Index improves again in September; energy sector woes largely contained
www.moodys.com - October 4 at 11:18 AM
moodys.com logoLG FinanceCo Corp. -- Moody's assigns a B2 rating to Lions Gate's proposed senior unsecured bonds offering
www.moodys.com - September 30 at 6:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStarz Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 12:07 PM
benzinga.com logoAffiliation Agreements With DirecTV, AT&T Mean Reductions In Revenue For Starz - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - September 26 at 11:57 AM
benzinga.com logoCuts, Raises, Suspensions And Specials: The Week In Dividends ... - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - September 25 at 11:28 AM
investopedia.com logoWhy Lionsgate Is Suspending Its Dividend
www.investopedia.com - September 23 at 11:02 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - September 22 at 11:16 AM

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