Starz Acquisition LLC Company Profile (NASDAQ:STRZA)

About Starz Acquisition LLC

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
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: STRZA
  • CUSIP: 85571Q10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $0.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $33.03
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $30.74
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.43
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.07
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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $33.89 (2.98% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/28/2016Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$33.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
9/6/2016Brean CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$27.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016FBN SecuritiesUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
7/29/2016Pivotal ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Hold$32.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
7/1/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/1/2016FBR & CoBoost Price TargetOutperform$26.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
5/2/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$44.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
4/30/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/14/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$37.00View Rating Details
3/1/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold -> Buy$33.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017        
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
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q2 20162$0.58$0.62$0.60
Q3 20162$0.41$0.59$0.50
Q4 20162$0.36$0.51$0.44
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

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 History for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.15%
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

Latest Headlines for Starz Acquisition LLC (NASDAQ:STRZA)
DateHeadline
benzinga.com logoLions Gate Says Starz Merger Ahead Of Schedule; Street Awaits More Details On Performance - Benzinga (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:22 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoLIONS GATE ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION Financials (NASDAQ:STRZA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 14 at 5:01 AM
wallstrt24.com logoStocks Trend Analysis Sunshine Heart Inc (NASDAQ:SSH), Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA) - Wall Street 24 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
wallstrt24.com - December 10 at 8:03 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTop Picks For 2017 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
seekingalpha.com - December 8 at 10:17 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoJim Chanos Adds to Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 3:37 PM
wallstrt24.com logoStocks in the Spotlight Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA), ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ:ZIOP) - Wall Street 24 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
wallstrt24.com - November 29 at 10:30 AM
istreetwire.com logoStocks in Review: ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACAD), Nordstrom Inc. (JWN), Starz (STRZA) - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:STRZA)
istreetwire.com - November 23 at 7:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Financials (NASDAQ:STRZA)
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 7:23 PM
bizjournals.com logo​Starz to launch premium channels on DirecTV Now (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.bizjournals.com - November 11 at 7:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Starz : November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.capitalcube.com - November 8 at 7:37 PM
fool.com logoIs Lions Gate Entertainment Stock a Buy? (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.fool.com - November 8 at 11:45 AM
News IconInvestor's Watch List: bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE), Starz (NASDAQ:STRZA) - The Newburgh Press (NASDAQ:STRZA)
newburghpress.com - November 7 at 8:36 PM
capitalcube.com logoStarz breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : STRZA-US : November 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.capitalcube.com - November 7 at 11:48 AM
capitalcube.com logoStarz :STRZA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.capitalcube.com - November 7 at 11:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLions Gate (LGF) Reports Q2 Loss, Starz Merger on Track (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
biz.yahoo.com - November 4 at 11:42 AM
bizjournals.com logoStarz lays off employees as part of streamlining (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
biz.yahoo.com - October 28 at 7:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoStarz (STRZA) Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:STRZA)
seekingalpha.com - October 28 at 11:32 AM
fool.com logoStarz Profits Slump as Subscriber Growth Accelerates (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.fool.com - October 28 at 11:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStarz misses 3Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:STRZA)
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 7:40 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoStarz posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:STRZA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 7:40 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Starz Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:STRZA)
biz.yahoo.com - October 27 at 12:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoStarz breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : STRZA-US : October 25, 2016 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.capitalcube.com - October 25 at 11:14 AM
capitalcube.com logoStarz breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STRZA-US : October 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.capitalcube.com - October 12 at 7:26 PM
moodys.com logoMoody's Liquidity-Stress Index improves again in September; energy sector woes largely contained (NASDAQ:STRZA)
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 (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.moodys.com - September 30 at 6:50 PM
News IconStarz Offers Bloody Good Time with Free Sampling of Original Series "Ash vs Evil Dead" Second Season Premiere Episode (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.thefutoncritic.com - September 27 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStarz Announces Third Quarter 2016 Earnings Release and Conference Call (NASDAQ:STRZA)
finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 12:07 PM
benzinga.com logoAffiliation Agreements With DirecTV, AT&T Mean Reductions In Revenue For Starz - Benzinga (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.benzinga.com - September 26 at 11:57 AM
benzinga.com logoCuts, Raises, Suspensions And Specials: The Week In Dividends ... - Benzinga (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.benzinga.com - September 25 at 11:28 AM
istreetwire.com logoStocks Trending Alert: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS), Starz ... - iStreetWire (NASDAQ:STRZA)
istreetwire.com - September 23 at 11:02 AM
investopedia.com logoWhy Lionsgate Is Suspending Its Dividend (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.investopedia.com - September 23 at 11:02 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSTARZ Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NASDAQ:STRZA)
biz.yahoo.com - September 22 at 11:16 AM
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handyrecovery.in - September 16 at 7:13 PM
News IconThe Complete First Season (NASDAQ:STRZA)
tvshowsondvd.com - September 15 at 7:37 PM
News IconAnchor Bay Entertainment goes ‘Into the Badlands: The Complete First Season’ (NASDAQ:STRZA)
www.morningticker.com - September 15 at 11:12 AM

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What is Starz Acquisition LLC's stock symbol?

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

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

10 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Starz Acquisition LLC's stock. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Starz Acquisition LLC's stock price to reach $33.89 in the next year.

When will Starz Acquisition LLC announce their earnings?

Starz Acquisition LLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Who owns Starz Acquisition LLC stock?

Starz Acquisition LLC's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Elliott Associates, LP (6.10%) and Ancora Advisors LLC (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.

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

Starz Acquisition LLC's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ancora Advisors 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.

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff