Gannett Co Company Profile (NYSE:GCI)

About Gannett Co

Gannett Co 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: $9.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.38
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.24
  • 52-Week Range: $7.30 - $17.72
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.68
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 8.92
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $1.06B
  • Outstanding Shares: 116,608,000
  • Beta: 0.73
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 1.44%
  • Return on Equity: 12.56%
  • Return on Assets: 5.32%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.36%
  • Current Ratio: 0.95%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.88%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $15.00 (64.84% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/2/2016Noble FinancialLower Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
8/29/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
11/5/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> Buy$20.00View Rating Details
11/2/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetNeutral$14.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
10/7/2015Cantor FitzgeraldInitiated CoverageBuy$17.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/25/2017        
2/9/2017Q416$0.42$0.50$847.33 million$867.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$0.17$0.06$752.06 million$772.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.99 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.02 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$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q4 20161$0.42$0.42$0.42
Q1 20171$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q2 20171$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q3 20171$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q4 20171$0.47$0.47$0.47
Q1 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20181$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q3 20181$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q4 20181$0.52$0.52$0.52
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI)
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:7.03%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:177.78% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
64.65% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
62.75% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/22/2017quarterly$0.167.03%3/8/20173/10/20173/24/2017
10/12/2016quarterly$0.165.91%12/1/201612/5/201612/19/2016
7/19/2016quarterly$0.164.53%9/1/20169/6/20169/19/2016
5/10/2016quarterly$0.164.07%6/2/20166/6/20166/20/2016
2/23/2016quarterly$0.164.39%3/9/20163/11/20164/1/2016
10/28/2015quarterly$0.164.07%12/2/201512/4/20151/4/2016
7/28/2015quarterly$0.169/2/20159/4/201510/1/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.27%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/10/2016John Jeffry LouisDirectorBuy28,000$8.96$250,880.00View SEC Filing  
11/4/2016Alison K EngelCFOBuy6,400$7.81$49,984.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2016John Jeffry LouisDirectorBuy33,600$7.56$254,016.00View SEC Filing  
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Gannett Co (NYSE:GCI)
DateHeadline
biz.yahoo.com logoGANNETT CO., INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:GCI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 6:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUSA TODAY NETWORK Launches Community Impact Award Presented by Nike for Annual Sports Awards Program (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 6:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoParade Magazine Announces New Newspaper Distribution Partnership With USA TODAY NETWORK (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logotronc Shows Financial Improvements as Media Landscape Changes (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:21 PM
4-traders.com logoUSA TODAY NETWORK : Initiates ReachLocal Roll-out Across All Local Markets (NYSE:GCI)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGannett declares regular quarterly dividend (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUSA TODAY NETWORK Initiates ReachLocal Roll-out Across All Local Markets (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:36 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Tronc Profit and Revenue Fall (NYSE:GCI)
www.wsj.com - February 22 at 5:36 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoGANNETT CO., INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:GCI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:36 PM
nasdaq.com logoFirst Week of October 20th Options Trading For Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
www.nasdaq.com - February 22 at 11:42 AM
News IconDividend Growth of TEGNA Inc.(GCI) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:GCI)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 18 at 4:58 PM
News IconA Technical Look At 2 Stocks: Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI), Air Transport ... - Post Analyst (NYSE:GCI)
postanalyst.com - February 18 at 4:58 PM
News IconWatching the Charts on Shares of Gannett Co. Inc. (GCI) - BVN (NYSE:GCI)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 17 at 8:54 AM
News IconArgus Downgrades TEGNA Inc. (GCI) to Hold (NYSE:GCI)
prensariotiretail.com - February 16 at 5:19 PM
News IconShares Bending Lower in Session: Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:GCI)
aikenadvocate.com - February 14 at 6:32 PM
News IconStock Focus: Watching Shares of Gannett Co. Inc. (GCI) - BVN (NYSE:GCI)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 14 at 6:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoGannett Co., Inc. :GCI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 14, 2017 (NYSE:GCI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 14 at 6:32 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Gannett Co., Inc. : February 14, 2017 (NYSE:GCI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 14 at 6:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGannett downgraded by Argus (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 6:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoGannett Co., Inc. :GCI-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 13, 2017 (NYSE:GCI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 13 at 6:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGannett's M&A Focus, Risk To Dividend And Weak Comps Lead Argus To Downgrade (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 6:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGannett Announces Annual Meeting Date (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 6:00 PM
thestreet.com logoNews Corp.'s Upbeat Results Underscore National-Local Divide Among Publishers (NYSE:GCI)
www.thestreet.com - February 10 at 6:00 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of GCI earnings conference call or presentation 9-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT (NYSE:GCI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 11:04 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoGannett Reports Improved Fourth Quarter 2016 Results of Operations (NYSE:GCI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo8:33 am Gannett beats by $0.08, beats on revs; expects a mid-single digit increase in reported revs & slight decrease in adj EBITDA margins in FY17 (NYSE:GCI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
marketwatch.com logoUSA Today owner Gannett beat Q4 revenue and profit, but print advertising still declining (NYSE:GCI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGannett Co. tops Street 4Q forecasts (NYSE:GCI)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoGANNETT CO., INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:GCI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Gannett Results Helped by Acquisitions (NYSE:GCI)
www.wsj.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
bizjournals.com logoStocks open up with new anti-Trump and Trump friendly stocks to watch; Gannett up, Twitter down (NYSE:GCI)
www.bizjournals.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThings Are Looking Up at Gannett (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGannett (GCI) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Decline Y-o-Y (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:04 PM
bizjournals.com logoNordstrom stock up 4 percent after Trump attacks on Twitter; real estate stock was a big winner; Whole Foods tumbles (NYSE:GCI)
www.bizjournals.com - February 8 at 5:57 PM
News IconStock Price of TEGNA Inc. (GCI) Increases 2.88% - Morning Outlook (NYSE:GCI)
www.morningoutlook.com - February 7 at 11:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGannett (GCI) Q4 Earnings in Focus: Can the Stock Surprise? (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:38 PM
capitalcube.com logoGannett Co., Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:GCI) : February 7, 2017 (NYSE:GCI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 7 at 6:38 PM
bizjournals.com logo‘Frozen’ boosts Hasbro; AMD, Taser, Nvidia up but energy, banks keep Dow, stocks flat; Comscore way down (NYSE:GCI)
www.bizjournals.com - February 6 at 5:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoGannett Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : GCI-US : February 6, 2017 (NYSE:GCI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 6 at 11:09 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoKia’s “Hero’s Journey” Wins 29th Annual USA TODAY Ad Meter (NYSE:GCI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 6 at 11:09 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGannett announces new Cincinnati-based regional president (NYSE:GCI)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 5:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUSA TODAY Launches 29th Annual Ad Meter (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 3:19 PM
News IconInvestor Hub: Checking on the Numbers for Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) - The Tribune (NYSE:GCI)
lakecitytribune.com - January 30 at 6:03 PM
News IconThe Stock In Focus – Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) - Transcript Daily (NYSE:GCI)
transcriptdaily.com - January 30 at 6:03 PM
News IconAre Insiders Bumping Up Their Positions in Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:GCI)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 6:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoGannett Co., Inc. : GCI-US: Dividend Analysis : December 05th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 27, 2017 (NYSE:GCI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 27 at 7:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Silicon Valley The New Frontier In Journalism? (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 11:48 PM
News IconAverage Price Target for TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:GCI) is $11 - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:GCI)
newburghpress.com - January 26 at 6:46 PM
News IconAnalyst Stock Trading Analysis on TEGNA Inc. (GCI) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:GCI)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 26 at 6:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoReachLocal Named a Top Web Marketing Provider by FranchiseRankings.com (NYSE:GCI)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 6:46 PM

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What is Gannett Co's stock symbol?

Gannett Co trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GCI."

How often does Gannett Co pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Gannett Co?

Gannett Co declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Friday, March 24th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.03%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 8th.

Where is Gannett Co's stock going? Where will Gannett Co's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Gannett Co's shares. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $16.00. On average, they expect Gannett Co's stock price to reach $15.00 in the next year.

When will Gannett Co announce their earnings?

Gannett Co is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 25th 2017.

Who owns Gannett Co stock?

Gannett Co's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include AQR Capital Management LLC (1.14%), CNH Partners LLC (0.69%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.47%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.21%), Comerica Bank (0.11%) and Bessemer Group Inc. (0.08%). Company insiders that own Gannett Co stock include Alison K Engel, David A Payne, John Jeffry Louis, John M Zidich and Robert J Dickey.

Who sold Gannett Co stock? Who is selling Gannett Co stock?

Gannett Co's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Numeric Investors LLC, New York State Teachers Retirement System and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

Who bought Gannett Co stock? Who is buying Gannett Co stock?

Gannett Co's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Comerica Bank, Miles Capital Inc., Bessemer Group Inc. and Horizon Kinetics LLC. Company insiders that have bought Gannett Co stock in the last two years include Alison K Engel and John Jeffry Louis.

How do I buy Gannett Co stock?

Shares of Gannett Co 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 Gannett Co stock cost?

One share of Gannett Co stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.10.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff