NYSE:GCI - Gannett Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$9.83 -0.62 (-5.93 %)
(As of 11/12/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.45
Today's Range$9.62 - $10.41
52-Week Range$9.04 - $12.38
Volume3.09 million shs
Average Volume1.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.18 billion
P/E Ratio9.54
Dividend Yield6.36%
Beta0.83
Gannett Co., Inc. operates as a media and marketing solutions company. The company operates through Publishing and ReachLocal segments. The company offers print and digital daily and non-daily publications under the USA TODAY NETWORK brand name in the United States; and Newsquest, which has print and online publications portfolio of approximately 170 news brands and 80 magazines in the United Kingdom. Gannett Co., Inc. operations comprise 130 daily publications and digital platforms the United States and the United Kingdom; and 435 non-daily publications in the United States and 159 such titles in the United Kingdom. It also provides commercial printing, distribution, marketing, and data services; and owns s1 and Exchange & Mart businesses, and a specialist magazine business. In addition, the company offers digital marketing solutions comprising ReachSearch, ReachDisplay, ReachSocial Ads, and ReachRetargeting digital advertising solutions; ReachSite+ReachEdge, ReachSEO, ReachCast, ReachListings, and TotalLiveChat Web presence solutions; and ReachEdge, a marketing automation platform, as well as Kickserv, a cloud-based business management software for service businesses. The company offers its suite of products and solutions to local businesses through its proprietary technology platform, its sales force, and third-party agencies and resellers. It also operates in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Germany, Austria, Brazil, and Mexico. The company was formerly known as Gannett SpinCo, Inc. and changed its name to Gannett Co., Inc. in May 2015. Gannett Co., Inc. was incorporated in 2014 and is headquartered in McLean, Virginia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Newspapers
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
Current SymbolNYSE:GCI
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone703-854-6000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.30
Current Ratio1.22
Quick Ratio1.22

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio9.54
Forward P/E Ratio8.70
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.15 billion
Price / Sales0.35
Cash Flow$2.6144 per share
Price / Cash3.76
Book Value$9.10 per share
Price / Book1.08

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.03
Net Income$6.88 million
Net Margins0.52%
Return on Equity13.00%
Return on Assets5.39%

Miscellaneous

Employees15,300
Outstanding Shares113,000,000
Market Cap$1.18 billion
OptionableOptionable

Gannett (NYSE:GCI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gannett's stock symbol?

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

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

Gannett announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 17th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 10th will be given a dividend of $0.16 per share on Monday, December 24th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 7th. View Gannett's Dividend History.

How will Gannett's stock buyback program work?

Gannett announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan on Tuesday, May 8th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy up to 8.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Gannett's earnings last quarter?

Gannett Co Inc (NYSE:GCI) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.17 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $711.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $723.60 million. Gannett had a net margin of 0.52% and a return on equity of 13.00%. The business's revenue was down 4.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.17 EPS. View Gannett's Earnings History.

When is Gannett's next earnings date?

Gannett is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Gannett.

What guidance has Gannett issued on next quarter's earnings?

Gannett issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.9-2.94 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.96 billion.

What price target have analysts set for GCI?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Gannett's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $15.00. On average, they anticipate Gannett's stock price to reach $12.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Gannett.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Gannett?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gannett in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Gannett.

Has Gannett been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about GCI stock has trended negative on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Gannett earned a coverage optimism score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Gannett's key competitors?

Who are Gannett's key executives?

Gannett's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert J. Dickey, Pres & CEO (Age 61)
  • Ms. Alison K. Engel, Sr. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 47)
  • Ms. Barbara W. Wall, Sr. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 63)
  • Ms. Sharon T. Rowlands, Pres of USA Today Network Marketing Solutions & CEO of Reachlocal (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jamshid Khazenie, Chief Technology Officer (Age 55)

Who are Gannett's major shareholders?

Gannett's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.32%), LSV Asset Management (4.58%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.45%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.91%), Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. (2.04%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.86%). Company insiders that own Gannett stock include Alison K Engel, Andrew T Yost, Barbara W Wall, John M Zidich, Robert J Dickey and Walker Henry K Faure. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Gannett.

Which major investors are selling Gannett stock?

GCI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Alliancebernstein L.P., Bank of Montreal Can, Newport Trust Co, Martingale Asset Management L P, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Piermont Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Gannett company stock in the last year include Andrew T Yost, Barbara W Wall, John M Zidich, Robert J Dickey and Walker Henry K Faure. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gannett.

Which major investors are buying Gannett stock?

GCI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Heartland Advisors Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, LSV Asset Management, FMR LLC and Alpha Windward LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gannett.

How do I buy shares of Gannett?

Shares of GCI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Gannett's stock price today?

One share of GCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.83.

How big of a company is Gannett?

Gannett has a market capitalization of $1.18 billion and generates $3.15 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $6.88 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.03 on an earnings per share basis. Gannett employs 15,300 workers across the globe.

What is Gannett's official website?

The official website for Gannett is http://www.gannett.com.

How can I contact Gannett?

Gannett's mailing address is 7950 JONES BRANCH DRIVE, MCLEAN VA, 22107. The company can be reached via phone at 703-854-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Gannett (NYSE GCI)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  182 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  191 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  373
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Gannett and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GCI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GCI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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