Journal Communications Company Profile (NYSE:JRN)

About Journal Communications

Journal Communications logoJournal Communications, Inc. is a diversified media company with operations in television and radio broadcasting, publishing and digital media. The Company operates through four segments: television, radio, publishing and corporate. As of December 31, 2014, the television segment consisted of 14 television stations in 8 states of the United States that the Company owned or provided services to. As of December 31, 2014, the Company's radio segment consisted of 34 radio stations in 8 states of the United States. The Company's publishing segment consists of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, a daily newspaper for the Milwaukee metropolitan area, and several community publications, primarily in southeastern Wisconsin. The Company's corporate segment consists of unallocated corporate expenses and revenue eliminations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Discretionary
  • Industry: Media
  • Sub-Industry: Publishing
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: JRN
  • CUSIP: 48113010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.00
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN)
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Earnings History for Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/12/2015Q414$0.23$0.31$119.70 million$122.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.19$0.14$108.40 million$105.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.18$0.21$107.00 million$104.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.08$0.12$94.90 million$96.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/4/2014Q413$0.16$0.22$113.70 million$107.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.15$0.09$103.90 million$97.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.15$0.13$103.60 million$101.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.10$0.08$88.36 million$94.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q4 2012$0.25$0.32$110.34 million$124.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.12$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.13$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.05$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.11$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.02$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2011$0.10$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2011$0.06$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.19$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1 EPS


Dividend History for Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/17/2014Gamco Investors, Inc. Et AlMajor ShareholderSell4,000$10.84$43,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Royce A MilesVPSell5,000$10.00$50,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Jeanette TullyDirectorSell9,500$9.92$94,240.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN)
News IconCoverage: AT&T and Time Warner executives defend deal (NYSE:JRN) - December 8 at 10:23 AM
News IconTech Brief: Top Democrats Want Congress-wide Classified Briefing on Russian Election Hacks (NYSE:JRN) - December 8 at 10:23 AM logoThe SoftBank investment Trump touted looks pretty great for SoftBank (NYSE:JRN) - December 8 at 10:23 AM
News IconWPP is spending $70 million on Snapchat ads (NYSE:JRN) - December 8 at 10:23 AM logoCharter CEO: We don't need to buy a content company (NYSE:JRN) - December 8 at 10:23 AM logoCFO Moves: PetroChina, OpenX Technologies, ProSieben Sat.1 Media, Svenska Handelsbanken (NYSE:JRN) - December 8 at 10:23 AM
News IconThree southeast Iowa papers sold to Illinois firm (NYSE:JRN) - November 5 at 5:47 PM logoRadio One changes name to reflect identity as 'multimedia entity' (NYSE:JRN) - November 4 at 10:44 PM
News IconBrainspace Sells to Private Equity Firms Forming New Global Cybersecurity Company (NYSE:JRN) - November 4 at 10:44 PM
News IconCenturyLink to buy Broomfield-based Level 3 Communications for $25 billion (NYSE:JRN) - November 4 at 10:44 PM
News IconCenturyLink selling data centers to help pay for Level 3 buy (NYSE:JRN) - November 4 at 10:44 PM logoEx-Journal Communications exec joins Major League Football (NYSE:JRN) - August 9 at 5:56 PM logoJournal Sentinel seeks more employee buyouts ahead of sale to Gannett (NYSE:JRN) - November 3 at 1:29 PM logoE.W. Scripps Company completes merger, spinoff transaction with Journal Communications (NYSE:JRN) - April 2 at 2:09 PM logoJOURNAL COMMUNICATIONS INC Financials (NYSE:JRN) - March 21 at 1:04 PM logoJournal Communications, Scripps Spin/Merger set for April 1 (NYSE:JRN) - March 16 at 1:57 PM logoJOURNAL COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:JRN) - March 16 at 8:06 AM logoScripps, Journal Communications boards set record dates for transactions (NYSE:JRN) - March 13 at 4:39 PM logoJOURNAL COMMUNICATIONS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NYSE:JRN) - March 12 at 3:31 PM logoJournal Communications Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results (NYSE:JRN) - March 12 at 9:45 AM logoJournal Communications posts 4Q profit (NYSE:JRN) - March 12 at 8:48 AM logoJournal Communications, Scripps get shareholder OK for deal (NYSE:JRN) - March 11 at 7:04 PM logoScripps, Journal Communications receive shareholder approvals for mergers, spinoffs (NYSE:JRN) - March 11 at 11:05 AM logoJournal Communications posts 3Q profit (NYSE:JRN) - October 30 at 10:01 AM logoAt a glance: Recent print media spinoffs (NYSE:JRN) - August 5 at 3:55 PM logoJournal Communications, Scripps Co. announce deal (NYSE:JRN) - July 31 at 3:14 PM


What is Journal Communications' stock symbol?

Journal Communications trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "JRN."

How do I buy Journal Communications stock?

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How much does a share of Journal Communications stock cost?

One share of Journal Communications stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.00.

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Last Updated on 2/19/2017 by Staff