Gannett Company Profile (NYSE:GCI)

About Gannett

Gannett logoGannett Co., Inc. is an international, multi-platform news and information company. The Company is a local content provider in the United States, operating in over 30 states and Guam. Its operations comprise approximately 110 daily publications and digital platforms in the United States and the United Kingdom, over 400 non-daily publications in the United States, and approximately 150 such titles in the United Kingdom. Its daily publications in the United States include USA TODAY. Together with over 20 daily paid-for publications, its Newsquest division operates in the United Kingdom. Its operations also include commercial printing, marketing and data services operations. In the markets it serves, it also operates desktop, smartphone and tablet products. USA TODAY has a total daily circulation of approximately four million and Sunday circulation of over 3.9 million, which includes daily print, digital replica, digital non-replica and branded editions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Publishing - Newspapers
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: GCI
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.79
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.10
  • 52-Week Range: $11.25 - $17.91
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.33
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.82
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $1.36B
  • Outstanding Shares: 116,539,000
  • Beta: 0.02
  • Net Margins: 3.62%
  • Return on Equity: 17.02%
  • Return on Assets: 7.62%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.18%
  • Current Ratio: 1.13%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.06%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gannett (NYSE:GCI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $18.00 (54.64% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/29/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/29/2016Noble FinancialReiterated RatingBuy$23.00View Rating Details
11/5/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$20.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$14.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
10/7/2015Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageBuy$17.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/1/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q216$0.31$0.30$794.77 million$748.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.14$0.29$672.07 million$659.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.54$0.53$756.95 million$739.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.37$0.43$726.60 million$701.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.51$0.46$753.00 million$727.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.31 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.32 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.17$0.20$0.19
Q2 20161$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q3 20161$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q4 20161$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q1 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
Q2 20171$0.38$0.38$0.38
Q3 20171$0.35$0.35$0.35
Q4 20171$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q1 20181$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:5.50%
Dividend Growth:-19.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:74.42% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.85% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
48.48% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.75%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/24/2015Robert J. DickeyCEOSell18,556$17.46$323,987.76View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015David A. PayneinsiderSell7,325$16.95$124,158.75View SEC Filing  
11/4/2015John M. ZidichinsiderSell3,223$16.12$51,954.76View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
DateHeadline logoDonald Trump Keeps Contradicting Himself, This Time On 'Sources' (NYSE:GCI) - September 30 at 5:27 PM
News IconFLASHBACK: Gannett (USA TODAY) and Journal Media Group Receive Clearance from Department of Justice (NYSE:GCI) - September 30 at 10:15 AM logoTegna CEO on name backlash: Even Google faced criticism (NYSE:GCI) - September 29 at 5:02 PM logoNY Times Banks on Strategic Plans, Ad Revenue a Concern (NYSE:GCI) - September 28 at 10:03 AM logo25.2% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Gannett Call (GCI) (NYSE:GCI) - September 28 at 10:03 AM logoGrowPros Announces Name Change to Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc., the Closing of A Non-Brokered Private Placement, and Extends Warrants (NYSE:GCI) - September 28 at 10:03 AM logoExclusive: CEO Gracia Martore offers a new vision for Tegna's future (NYSE:GCI) - September 27 at 9:47 AM logoReachLocal Announces New Plugins for Instant Deployment of ReachEdge, its Marketing, Analytics & Lead Inbox Software (NYSE:GCI) - September 27 at 9:47 AM logoPhytoPain Pharma Provides USA Regulatory Update for Its Cannabis Inhalation Product PPP001 (NYSE:GCI) - September 26 at 9:53 AM logoPhytoPain Pharma Announces Interview With Radio-Canada Regarding Its Development of a Prescription Marijuana Drug (NYSE:GCI) - September 22 at 10:44 AM logoU.S. Secretary of Commerce Appoints Gannett’s Maribel Perez Wadsworth to Advisory Council to Help Expand Entrepreneurship and Promote American Innovation (NYSE:GCI) - September 19 at 5:18 PM logoGrowPros Changes Its Name to Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. and Announces the Results of Its Annual Shareholders Meeting (NYSE:GCI) - September 19 at 5:18 PM
News IconAud v usd Gannett is super cheap – gannett co., inc. (nyse_gci) _ seeking alpha exchange rate usd to inr (NYSE:GCI) - September 17 at 9:50 AM logoWhy These Major News Organizations Are Suing the FBI (NYSE:GCI) - September 16 at 5:01 PM logoThe Associated Press, Gannett Co. and Vice Media file public records lawsuit against FBI for information about hacking tool used in San Bernardino case (NYSE:GCI) - September 16 at 5:01 PM logoGannett laying off 100 at newly acquired New Jersey unit (NYSE:GCI) - September 15 at 5:32 PM logoGannett Invests in Digital Media Company Digg (NYSE:GCI) - September 14 at 5:17 PM logoGannett laying off more than 100 at New Jersey news group (NYSE:GCI) - September 14 at 5:16 PM logoUSA TODAY NETWORK Doubles Down on Video (NYSE:GCI) - September 14 at 9:25 AM logoGannett to Boost Digital Footprint with Investment in Digg (NYSE:GCI) - September 14 at 9:25 AM logoGannett Down 26.0% Since SmarTrend Downtrend Call (GCI) (NYSE:GCI) - September 12 at 4:58 PM logoTronc Said in Active Talks on Gannett Bid of About $673 Million (NYSE:GCI) - September 10 at 9:43 AM
News to spin off from TEGNA (NYSE:GCI) - September 7 at 5:20 PM logoTegna to Spin off, Weigh Options for CareerBuilder (NYSE:GCI) - September 7 at 8:32 AM logoGCI Subsiduary PhytoPain Pharma Announces Submission of Orphan Drug Designation Application for Delta-9-tetrahydrocannibinol and Cannabidiol in the United States (NYSE:GCI) - September 6 at 9:56 AM logoGannett Enters Oversold Territory (NYSE:GCI) - September 1 at 5:04 PM logoGannett Risks Getting Tronc'ed (NYSE:GCI) - August 31 at 9:53 AM
News IconGannett names president, vice president/editor at North Jersey Media Group (NYSE:GCI) - August 29 at 5:04 PM logoGannett names leadership for recently acquired New Jersey group (NYSE:GCI) - August 29 at 5:04 PM logoGannett names 2 executives to lead New Jersey news company (NYSE:GCI) - August 29 at 5:04 PM logoGannett Raises Its Bid For Tronc Again (NYSE:GCI) - August 29 at 9:46 AM logoIs Sun Sentinel parent Tronc now willing to sell to Gannett for more money? (NYSE:GCI) - August 29 at 8:04 AM logoIs Tronc now willing to sell to Gannett for more money? (NYSE:GCI) - August 27 at 9:45 AM logoGannett Shares Down 22.7% Since SmarTrend's Sell Call (GCI) (NYSE:GCI) - August 26 at 5:00 PM logoGrowPros Announces Details of Upcoming Annual Shareholder Meeting (NYSE:GCI) - August 25 at 10:11 AM logoToyota’s “Stand Together” Ad Wins USA TODAY Sports First Ever Rio Ad Meter Bracket (NYSE:GCI) - August 24 at 5:04 PM logoGannett aims to sell The Tennessean's prime Broadway property (NYSE:GCI) - August 22 at 5:14 PM
News IconHow Will Gannett (GCI) Stock React After Sweetening Tronc Takeover Bid? (NYSE:GCI) - August 19 at 8:05 AM logoGannett reportedly sweetens its offer to buy Tronc (NYSE:GCI) - August 18 at 10:41 AM logoEarly movers: WMT, HRL, TWTR, PCLN, CSCO, LB, NTAP, A, GPRO, SCTY & more (NYSE:GCI) - August 18 at 8:08 AM logoThe Wall Street Journal: Gannett raises its bid for newspaper publisher Tronc (NYSE:GCI) - August 18 at 12:19 AM logoGrowPros Announces the Closing of a Non-Brokered Private Placement (NYSE:GCI) - August 15 at 5:21 PM logoUSA TODAY Sports Launches First Ever Rio Ad Meter Bracket (NYSE:GCI) - August 12 at 5:13 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Gannett Co., Inc. : August 11, 2016 (NYSE:GCI) - August 11 at 5:24 PM logoGANNETT CO., INC. Financials (NYSE:GCI) - August 11 at 5:24 PM logoDowntrend Call Working As Gannett Stock Falls 25.2% (GCI) (NYSE:GCI) - August 11 at 8:08 AM logoGANNETT CO., INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Other Events, Financial Sta (NYSE:GCI) - August 9 at 3:54 PM logoGannett Completes Acquisition of ReachLocal, Inc. (NYSE:GCI) - August 9 at 3:54 PM logoWeakness Seen in Gannett (GCI) Estimates: Should You Stay Away? (NYSE:GCI) - August 5 at 8:04 AM logo[$$] Tronc, Formerly Tribune Publishing, Raises Annual Guidance (NYSE:GCI) - August 4 at 8:03 AM


Gannett (NYSE:GCI) Chart for Saturday, October, 1, 2016

Last Updated on 10/1/2016 by Staff