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Ziff Davis (ZD) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.77 (-1.38%)
(As of 05/22/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
374,461 shs
Average Volume
374,895 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.54 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Ziff Davis MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.63 Rating Score
36.6% Upside
$75.13 Price Target
Short Interest
4.31% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.69mentions of Ziff Davis in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$288,968 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $6.09 to $6.55 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.

4.75 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

57th out of 591 stocks

Telegraph & Other Communications Industry

1st out of 2 stocks

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About Ziff Davis Stock (NASDAQ:ZD)

Ziff Davis, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a digital media and internet company in the United States and internationally. The company offers PCMag, an online resource for laboratory-based product reviews, technology news, buying guides, and research papers; Mashable for publishing technology and culture content; Spiceworks Ziff Davis provides digital content of IT products and services; retailMeNot, a savings destination platform;, a coupon and deals website; and event-based properties, including,,, and It also offers gaming and entertainment content under the IGN Entertainment and Humble Bundle brands; and information on internet connectivity under the Ookla, Ekahau, Downdetector, and RootMetrics brands. The company also offers digital content and information services for health and wellness consumers under the Everyday Health, DailyOM, Lose It!, Diabetes Daily, Castle Connolly, and Migraine Again brands; pregnancy and parenting content under the BabyCenter, Emma's Diary, and What to Expect brands; and Medpage Today that delivers medical news. In addition, the company offers PRIME Education, a medical education program for healthcare professionals; and Health eCareers, a digital portal for healthcare professionals. Further, it provides endpoint and email security, security awareness training, secure backup and file sharing, and virtual private network solutions under the IPVanish, VIPRE, Livedrive, Inspired eLearning, and SugarSync brands; and email marketing and delivery solutions, search engine optimization tools, and voice and text communication services under the Campaigner, iContact, SMTP, Kickbox, MOZ Pro, MOZ Local, Stat Analytics, eVoice, and Line2 brands. The company was formerly known as j2 Global, Inc. and changed its name to Ziff Davis, Inc. in October 2021. Ziff Davis, Inc. was incorporated in 2014 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

ZD Stock Price History

ZD Stock News Headlines

RBC Capital Reaffirms Their Buy Rating on Ziff Davis, Inc. (ZD)
Sunesis: Q1 Earnings Snapshot
JP Morgan Upgrades Ziff Davis (ZD)
The Analyst Landscape: 6 Takes On Ziff Davis
Ziff Davis, Inc. (ZD) Gets a Buy from RBC Capital
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Ziff Davis to Announce First Quarter 2024 Earnings
Health eCareers Launches New Innovations Lab
Ziff Davis Completes One Acquisition in Q1 2024
Health eCareers and AMSA Announce New Partnership
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Telegraph & other communications
Internet Software & Services
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
8 Analysts


Net Income
$41.50 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.36 billion
Cash Flow
$12.11 per share
Book Value
$41.23 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.54 billion

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Vivek R. ShahMr. Vivek R. Shah (Age 50)
    CEO, President & Director
    Comp: $1.7M
  • Mr. Bret RichterMr. Bret Richter (Age 54)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $1.07M
  • Mr. Layth Taki (Age 49)
    Chief Accounting Officer
    Comp: $541.57k
  • Mr. Jeremy D. Rossen J.D. (Age 54)
    Executive VP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $744.62k
  • Mr. Alan Steier
    Vice President of Corporate Finance
  • Mr. Joey Fortuna
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Rebecca Wright
    Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications
  • Mr. Sean Alford
    Executive Vice President of Corporate Development & Strategy
  • Ms. Michelle Dvorkin
    Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Mr. Steven L. Horowitz (Age 52)
    President of Technology, Shopping & Entertainment

ZD Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Ziff Davis stock right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ziff Davis in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" ZD shares.
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What is Ziff Davis' stock price target for 2024?

8 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Ziff Davis' shares. Their ZD share price targets range from $58.00 to $95.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $75.13 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 36.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have ZD shares performed in 2024?

Ziff Davis' stock was trading at $67.19 at the start of the year. Since then, ZD stock has decreased by 18.2% and is now trading at $54.99.
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When is Ziff Davis' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2024.
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How were Ziff Davis' earnings last quarter?

Ziff Davis, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZD) issued its earnings results on Monday, May, 10th. The technology company reported $2.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.57 by $0.61. The technology company earned $398.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $362.11 million. Ziff Davis had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.26% and a net margin of 4.36%. Ziff Davis's revenue was up 19.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.40 EPS.

What guidance has Ziff Davis issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ziff Davis issued an update on its FY24 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.43-6.77 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.58. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.41-1.47 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.43 billion.

Who are Ziff Davis' major shareholders?

Ziff Davis' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.03%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (7.02%), Nordea Investment Management AB (2.96%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.45%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.45%) and Rice Hall James & Associates LLC (0.90%). Insiders that own company stock include Bret Richter, Douglas Y Bech, Jeremy Rossen, R Scott Turicchi, Sarah Ann Fay, Teresa A Harris and Vivek Shah.
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How do I buy shares of Ziff Davis?

Shares of ZD 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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Does Ziff Davis have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Ziff Davis: AUSWEB Web Hosting, Aberdeen, Arion IT Solutions Ltd., Armada Cloud, BabyCenter LLC, Backupsonline, Buffered VPN, Callstream, CampaignerCRM, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., CloudRecover, Communicator Corp., DW Prime Holdings Inc., EPA Cloud, Ekahau Inc., Ekahau Oy, Electric Mail (Ireland) Limited,, Everyday Health Inc., Everyday Health Media LLC, Excel Micro, Excel Micro LLC, Fonebox, Front-safe A/S, FuseMail, Health eCareers, HowLongtoBeat, Humble Bundle, Humble Bundle Inc., IGN Entertainment Inc., Inspired eLearning, J2 Global UK Limited, J2 Global Ventures LLC, J2 Martech Corp., J2 Web Services Inc., KeepItSafe, Kickbox, Livedrive, Livedrive Internet Limited, Livevault, Logiva, MXForce, MXToolBox, MailerMailer, Mailout Interactive, Mashable Inc., MaxEmail, MedPage Today L.L.C., MetroFax, Migraine Again, Mosaik Solutions, Mudhook Marketing Inc.,, NetProtect Inc., Newrise Corp.,, LLC, Offsite Backup Solutions, On Demand Recovery, OnTargetJobs Inc., OneBox, Ookla LLC, Prime Education LLC, Protus IP Solutions, Quantum RBS Inc., RetailMeNot Inc., Root Wireless Inc, SEOMoz Inc, SEOMoz Inc, SRFax, SafeSend, SendInc, Serinus42 B.V., SpiceWorks Inc., Stay Secure, StreamSend, SugarSync, SureSpeak, ThreatTrack, ThreatTrack Security Holdings Inc., ThreatTrack Security Inc., Unified Email, Venali, WeCloud, Ziff Davis, Ziff Davis International Ltd., Ziff Davis Ireland Limited, Ziff Davis LLC, Ziff Davis Performance Marketing Inc., Ziff Davis Performance Marketing Private Limited, Zimo Communications, eVoice, efax, iContact, j2 Global Australia Pty Ltd, j2 Global Canada Inc., j2 Global Holdings Limited, and j2 Global Ireland Limited.
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This page (NASDAQ:ZD) was last updated on 5/23/2024 by Staff

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