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: Cyclical Consumer Goods & Services
  • Industry: Broadcasting
  • Sub-Industry: Cable & Satellite
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:STRZA
  • CUSIP: 85571Q10
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $33.03
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $30.74
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.43
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: -68.21%
  • Return on Equity: -14.75%
  • Return on Assets: -6.41%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.55%
  • Current Ratio: 2.59%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.59%
  • 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 data on Thursday, July, 28th. The company reported $0.54 EPS for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.54. The firm had revenue of $402.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $421.17 million. Starz Acquisition LLC had a negative return on equity of 14.75% and a negative net margin of 68.21%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.59 EPS. 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?

1 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Starz Acquisition LLC's shares. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $36.00. On average, they expect Starz Acquisition LLC's stock price to reach $36.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Starz Acquisition LLC.

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

Who are Starz Acquisition LLC's key executives?

Starz Acquisition LLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Christopher P. Albrecht, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Jeffrey A. Hirsch, Chief Operating Officer
  • Michael J. Thornton, Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice President
  • David I. Weil, Chief Legal Officer
  • Carmi D. Zlotnik, Managing Director - Starz Entertainment and Starz Media, 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.

What is Starz Acquisition LLC's stock price today?

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

MarketBeat Community Rating for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ STRZA)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  131 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  209 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  340
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Starz Acquisition LLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $36.00 (3.06% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Price Target History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Analysts' Ratings History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 10/24/2015 forward)


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)


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


Dividend History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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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)


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