NYSE:GTN - Gray Television Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.50 +0.20 (+1.23 %) (As of 01/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$16.50Today's Range$16.31 - $16.7552-Week Range$10.70 - $20.24Volume1.22 million shsAverage Volume906,003 shsMarket Capitalization$1.46 billionP/E Ratio14.10Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.05 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Gray Television, Inc., a television broadcast company, owns and operates television stations and digital assets in the United States. As of February 23, 2018, the company owned and operated television stations in 57 television markets broadcasting approximately 200 program streams, including approximately 100 channels affiliated with the CBS Network, the NBC Network, the ABC Network, and the FOX Network. It also broadcasts secondary digital channels affiliated to ABC, CBS, and FOX, as well as channels affiliated with various other networks and program services, including CW Plus Network, MY Network, the MeTV Network, This TV Network, Antenna TV, Telemundo, Cozi, Heroes and Icons, and MOVIES! Network; and local news/weather channels in various markets. The company was formerly known as Gray Communications Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Gray Television, Inc. in August 2002. Gray Television, Inc. was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Receive GTN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GTN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Television broadcasting stations Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Discretionary Current SymbolNYSE:GTN Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.gray.tv Phone404-504-9828Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.64 Current Ratio6.32 Quick Ratio6.32Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio14.10 Forward P/E Ratio7.17 P/E Growth1.26 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$882.73 million Price / Sales1.66 Cash Flow$2.11 per share Price / Cash Flow7.82 Book Value$11.05 per share Price / Book1.49Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.17 Net Income$261.95 million Net Margins29.12% Return on Equity14.95% Return on Assets4.68%Miscellaneous Employees3,938 Outstanding Shares88,750,000Market Cap$1.46 billion OptionableOptionable Gray Television (NYSE:GTN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Gray Television's stock symbol? Gray Television trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GTN." How were Gray Television's earnings last quarter? Gray Television, Inc. (NYSE:GTN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company reported $0.70 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.61 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $279 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $276.52 million. Gray Television had a return on equity of 14.95% and a net margin of 29.12%. The firm's revenue was up 27.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.21 EPS. View Gray Television's Earnings History. When is Gray Television's next earnings date? Gray Television is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Gray Television. What guidance has Gray Television issued on next quarter's earnings? Gray Television updated its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $319-325 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $306.14 million. What price target have analysts set for GTN? 8 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Gray Television's shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $29.00. On average, they expect Gray Television's share price to reach $23.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 39.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Gray Television. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Gray Television? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gray Television in the last year. There are currently 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Gray Television. What are Wall Street analysts saying about Gray Television stock? Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Gray Television stock: 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Gray Television is a communications company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, and currently operates 15 CBS-affiliated television stations, seven NBC-affiliated television stations, seven ABC-affiliated television stations and four daily newspapers. " (1/8/2019) 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We are raising our full-year 2018 EPS estimate by $0.25 to $2.10 from $1.85." (8/7/2018) Has Gray Television been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about GTN stock have trended neutral on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Gray Television earned a media sentiment score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting Gray Television? Gray Television saw a decrease in short interest during the month of December. As of December 14th, there was short interest totalling 3,352,894 shares, a decrease of 37.3% from the November 30th total of 5,347,074 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 979,353 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.4 days. Currently, 4.2% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Gray Television's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Gray Television's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Gray Television include Tribune (TRCO), PROSIEBENSAT 1/ADR (PBSFY), Nexstar Media Group (NXST), Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI), TEGNA (TGNA), Television Francaise 1 (TVFCF), Gray Television (GTN.A), Central European Media Enterprises (CETV), Entravision Communication (EVC), Liberty Braves Group Series A (BATRA), Phoenix New Media (FENG), E. W. Scripps (SSP) and Rtl Group (RGLXF). Who are Gray Television's key executives? Gray Television's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Hilton Hatchett Howell Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)Mr. James C. Ryan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Kevin P. Latek, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & Devel. Officer and Sec. (Age 47)Mr. Robert Smith, Exec. VP & COO (Age 55)Mr. Jackson S. Cowart IV, Chief Accounting Officer & VP Who are Gray Television's major shareholders? Gray Television's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.71%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.12%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.11%) and Meeder Asset Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Gray Television stock include Harriett J Robinson, Kevin Paul Latek and Richard Lee Boger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Gray Television. Which institutional investors are selling Gray Television stock? GTN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gray Television. Which institutional investors are buying Gray Television stock? GTN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gray Television. How do I buy shares of Gray Television? Shares of GTN 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 Gray Television's stock price today? One share of GTN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.50. How big of a company is Gray Television? Gray Television has a market capitalization of $1.46 billion and generates $882.73 million in revenue each year. The company earns $261.95 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.17 on an earnings per share basis. Gray Television employs 3,938 workers across the globe. What is Gray Television's official website? The official website for Gray Television is http://www.gray.tv. How can I contact Gray Television? Gray Television's mailing address is 4370 PEACHTREE ROAD NE, ATLANTA GA, 30319. The company can be reached via phone at 404-504-9828. MarketBeat Community Rating for Gray Television (NYSE GTN)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 269 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 198 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 467MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Gray Television and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GTN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GTN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Can individual investors take part in an IPO?